Grateful Dead

John Mayer To Perform Acoustic Set At Benefit Concert

Each year Paul Reed Smith Guitars hosts the <i>One Night One Show One Cause</i> benefit concert with proceeds going towards Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer …

Jimmy Kimmel

Watch John Mayer Perform "New Light" and "Fire On the Mountain" on 'Kimmel'

John Mayer may be done with Dead & Company touring for the year, but the guitarist is still out there spreading the good word about the music of the …

Instagram

Watch John Mayer Bring Soulful ‘New Light’ to ‘Kimmel’

John Mayer added an extra dose of soulful electric guitar to his slick pop single “New Light” on Tuesday’s <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i>.<p>The singer, decked out in …

Music

Osiris Podcast Spotlight: Sam Cutler, Phish September 2000 and More

• <b>Amigos</b>, with Mike Finoia, brings you an interview with Sam Cutler, former tour manager for the Grateful Dead.• <b><br>Alternate Routes</b>, with Jesse Jarnow, …

Grateful Dead

Hear Tom Hamilton Play Jerry Garcia's Wolf Guitar For A Full JRAD Show In Boston [SBD Audio]

Today, <b>Joe Russo’s Almost Dead</b> has released the 85th edition of the group’s weekly <i>Taper Tuesday</i> series. This week, the <b>Grateful Dead</b>-inspired band has …

Live Music

Holly Bowling Shares Pro-Shot Video Of Radiohead "Black Star" Cover With Raina Mullen [Watch]

For most of 2018, <b>Holly Bowling</b> has been focused on her new project <b>Ghost Light</b>, also featuring <b>Tom Hamilton</b>, <b>Raina Mullen</b>, <b>Steve Lyons</b>, and <b>Scotty Zwang</b>. …

Live Music

Bob Weir & Jerry Harrison Join Dumpstaphunk In San Francisco

Dumpstaphunk hosted the Get Down To Earth benefit concert for the Green School Alliance on Monday night at Great American Music Hall in San …

San Francisco

Midnight North Announces Bicoastal 2018 Fall Tour

California’s <b>Midnight North</b> have revealed their plans for the upcoming fall months, including stops along the California coast in November and seven …

Live Music

How the Grateful Dead’s “Wall of Sound”–a Monster, 600-Speaker Sound System–Changed Rock Concerts & Live Music Forever

There is a scene in <i>Return of the Jedi</i> when Luke Skywalker defeats the monstrous, man-eating Rancor, crushing its skull with a portullis, and we see …

Concerts

How the Grateful Dead changed concert sound systems forever

<b>Published on</b> September 17th, 2018 | <i>by Alan Cross</i><p>0<p>When we go to a show today, we expect the PA system to deliver proper sound, no matter how big the …

Foo Fighters

Europe ’72

I am convinced that God made the Grateful Dead so that they could be heard in concert. Besides the tremendous amount of music which the Dead plays at …

Chicago Blues

How The Grateful Dead’s Brilliant ‘Wall of Sound’ Changed the Quality of Live Shows From That Point On

Music writer Polyphonic, who makes incredibly informative video essays on an ongoing basis, explained how The Grateful Dead‘s short-lived, but …

Offbeat News

Why The Grateful Dead's 'Wall Of Sound' Audio System Was Revolutionary

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Grateful Dead

eBay Reveals New Deals for First-Ever Vinyl Obsession Week

Vinyl fever is making a rapid comeback, with no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Beginning today, eBay is kicking off the first-ever ‘Vinyl …

Lana Del Rey

Model Kaia Gerber: ‘Growing up, I was obsessed with Grateful Dead merch’

<b>What’s your most common</b> <b>dream?</b><p>That I can’t swim, which is weird because I love the water and have been swimming my whole life.<p><b>What’s the one item you always have with you?</b><p>My phone.<p><b>Which emoji do you use the most?</b><p>This little guy usually does the trick.<p><b>What’s the scariest show you have walked?</b><p>Not …

Fashion (UK)

Relive Video Of Trey Anastasio Telling Bob Weir About His First Grateful Dead Experience [Watch]

Back in November of 2001, <b>The Connecticut Forum</b> hosted one of its unscripted and unpredictable panels, with <b>Trey Anastasio</b> and <b>Bob Weir</b> sitting in to …

Live Music

Grateful Dead Teams With Poster Artist Justin Helton For 'Milestones' Series

Over the last 15 years, graphic artist <b>Justin Helton</b> has designed concert posters for acts ranging from Phish to Old Crow Medicine Show to Foo …

Foo Fighters

Song Premiere: Ace of Cups "The Well" feat. Bob Weir

<i>photo by Jamie Soja</i><p>Ace of Cups, an all-female rock band hailing from the ’60s San Francisco psychedelic days of the Grateful Dead and Jefferson …

San Francisco

The Grateful Dead Release New Box Set, "Pacific Northwest '73-'74: Believe It If You Need It" [Listen]

<b>Grateful Dead Pacific Northwest ’73-’74: Believe It If You Need It Tracklisting</b><p>Disc 1<br>1. China Cat Sunflower>, Portland Memorial Coliseum, Portland, …

Live Music

Marcus King Band in San Francisco (A Gallery)

Guitarist Marcus King brought his band to the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco on Tuesday night, offering a show that featured covers like …

San Francisco

Pro-Shot Video: Phil Lesh & Very Special Friends Perform ‘Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door’

Last Friday, Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh headlined The Apollo Theater in Harlem, which marked the first time a member of the legendary band …

Harlem

Unpacking The Many Layers Of Signifiance In Talib Kweli's Sit-In With Phil Lesh At The Apollo [Pro-Shot Video]

On Friday night, September 7th, Harlem’s <b>Apollo Theater</b> played host to a historic performance, billed as Don’t Tell Me This Country Ain’t Got No …

Live Music

Happy 75th Birthday Mickey Hart: Sound Health Presentations At Kennedy Center

Drummer Mickey Hart celebrates his 75th birthday today. Hart joined the Grateful Dead in 1967 as the band’s second drummer alongside Bill Kreutzmann, …

Albums

In Yer Ears #61 Mmm Mmm I Love Technology!

This week's IN YER EARS is packed with new tracks, awesome classics, a touch of blues and a couple of tracks from an NYC band Kings Harem what I …

Peter Gabriel

Joan Osborne Teaming With DSO, Phil Lesh & Friends Members For All-Star Grateful Dead Tribute

On Friday, October 19th, famed Grammy-winning singer <b>Joan Osborne</b> will lead an all-star celebration of the <b>Grateful Dead</b> dubbed <i>AXIAL TILT</i>, featuring …

Live Music

Theme Time: At The Zoo 9.11.18

"A Lizard State" - King Krule<br>"Comfort Eagle" - Cake<br>"Elephant" - Tame Impala<br>"Rattlesnake" - St. Vincent<br>"Dog Faced Boy" - Eels<br>"New Pony" - The Dead …

The White Stripes

What the Grateful Dead taught us about business

The Grateful Dead is studied in business schools. Founded in the tie-dyed ’60s, the band had a social network that long predated the Internet. …

Intellectual Property

Emil Ulsletten—Unseen Backcountry Footage + Cosa Nostra Clips

Emil Ulsletten--Cosa Nostra + Unseen Backcountry Footage<p>Emil Ulsletten drops a fully stacked backcountry part made up of shots from Arbor’s latest …

Snowboarding

Voodoo Dead Announces Boulder Show

All-star band <b>Voodoo Dead</b> will play the Fox Theatre in Boulder on November 11. The show comes in addition to a previously-announced two-night stand at …

New Orleans

Bob Weir and Herbie Hancock Jam "Chameleon" at Sound Summit

<i>Photo by Bob Minkin, via Sound Summit Instagram</i><p>While many Deadheads gathered at Sept. 8’s Sound Summit in Mill Valley, Calif. to see Bobby & The Chew …

Festivals