Jerry Garcia

Way before the Grateful Dead, Garcia played a friend's birthday party. This is what it sounded like.
“Let’s see if this year we can get 1 million people to send kind vibrations out to the universe all at once!”
Time will tell. In the meantime, Trump had better rethink his drink before taking on California. He will not prevail in a
Of course, as with some other things, he may not really mean it. His twittering was certainly incoherent enough. The Grateful
With Henley's incredible lead vocal, the band's great harmony singing, and a lot of brilliant guitar interplay between Felder
Bob Dylan playing one of his major anthems, 'Blowin' in the Wind,' in a live 1963 television broadcast. Predictably, given
Although the band comes from the '60s -- formed in Palo Alto in 1965, the Dead became a quintessential San Francisco band
The answer was for the Grateful Dead to approach philanthropy in the same way they had approached everything else: try not to control it, try not to define it, but always allow for enough flexibility to adapt to the possibilities and needs of a perpetually changing world.
What a shame that high-caliber musicians could get turned away from music schools simply because they have no desire to read notation. Most schools don't currently have a notation-free track to put them on anyway.
It’s the 20 year anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s death. Since suffering a heart attack in 95’ the Grateful Dead’s lead guitarist managed to stay relevant in pop culture even today.
I don't want the Grateful Dead to mean anything beyond the moment in which I listen. I don't want the music to do anything other than unroll itself into present time, to happen, while I am lucky enough to be there.
The Grateful Dead are a band whose influence transcends their brand of epic adventurous music and army of loyal fans known as Deadheads. The California band's imprint in music belies their laid-back '60s hippie image.
There are currently no female flavors of Ben & Jerry's ice cream (even Tina Fey would agree that, while "Greek frozen yogurt" is certainly a healthy ice cream alternative, it is not the same as ice cream).
With each passing day since these shows were announced, it has become clearer that the "Fare Thee Well" concept, ostensibly conceived to pay tribute to a beloved band on the occasion of its 50th anniversary, bears little resemblance to the Grateful Dead.
In his new book, On Highway 61: Music, Race and the Evolution of Cultural Freedom, McNally reminds us of who he is at his truest core -- and that is, one of the finest cultural historians of our time.
Jon Land is the prolific author of 30 novels. He is well-known for his Blaine McCracken series among others, as well as nine standalone novels. His latest series involves Texas Ranger, Caitlin Strong. Her courage and tenacity repeatedly land her, along with her paramour Cort Wesley Masters, on perilous terrain.
Joe Bonamassa: "Well, it's always a luxury to have too many songs. At the end of the day, I wanted to have stuff that was deeper, really concentrating more on melodies."