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1 hr ago | DNAInfo.com

Phil Lesh & Friends to Perform at Forest Hills Stadium

Phil Lesh & Friends , a jam band led by the former bassist of the Grateful Dead , has been added to the summer lineup at the recently renovated Forest Hills Stadium , organizers announced.

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Related Topix: Phil Lesh & Friends, Pop/Rock, Queens, NY, New York, NY, The Replacements

5 hrs ago | CTNow.com

This Year's Gathering Of The Vibes Features New Dead Tribute Act

Gathering of the Vibes was founded in 1996 as a tribute to then-recently-deceased Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia, Bridgeport, CT, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Jefferson Post Online Edition

Hundreds of VW buses converge on Ashe County2:01 pm

Twin Rivers Family Campground in Crumpler looked more like the parking lot at a Grateful Dead concert over the weekend, as the 18th Annual High Country Bus Festival rolled into town.

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Related Topix: Crumpler, NC, Pop/Rock

Examiner.com

Grateful Dead release Coliseum shows

Several concert recordings from the Nassau Coliseum that began as bootlegs eventually became official albums.

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Examiner.com

Radio Free Arizona: The Chris Robinson Brotherhood

When an artist enters the studio intent on "experimentation," the results will be unpredictable.

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Related Topix: Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Folk-Rock, Pop/Rock, The Black Crowes

JamBase

Stormy Mondays | Grateful Dead 1974 Retrospective Part 5

Welcome to Part Five of the Stormy Mondays' Grateful Dead in 1974 retrospective , in which we'll focus on the songs .

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Contra Costa Times

Today's Music Picks: Jerry Garcia Symphonic Birthday Celebration comes to Greek Theatre

Here's one that Deadheads definitely won't want to miss: The Jerry Garcia Symphonic Birthday Celebration is set for Friday at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Symphony, Arts

Sun Jul 27, 2014

KAZR-FM Des Moines

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THIS DAY IN 1987: The Beatles sued Nike and Capitol Records over the use of the song "Revolution" in shoe commercials.

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Related Topix: Capitol Records, Media, Music, Watkins Glen, NY, Pop/Rock, Jim Davis, Linda Kelsey, Folk, Jonathan Edwards

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Observer

Sherman's illuminating tourist attraction returns for 6th year

Imagine walking on a one-mile trail in the forest at night, where the landscapes are transformed with ever-changing colorful lighting that highlights the various aspects of the plant life and the forest.

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Related Topix: Sherman, NY, Pop/Rock

Something Else! Reviews

On Second Thought: Grateful Dead - Dave's Picks, Volume 1

And so a series of live archival Grateful Dead concert releases begins under the moniker of Dave's Picks .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Richmond, VA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Dead tribute plays Grandview Live A tribute band will celebrate the...

A tribute band will celebrate the birthday of Jerry Garcia, the late head of the Grateful Dead.

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Related Topix: Jerry Garcia, Pop/Rock, Daytona Beach, FL

Cape Gazette

One of the area's - hoppiest' personalities

I recently had a chance to speak with Calagione and find out some little-known facts about one of our area's "hoppiest" personalities.

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Creative Loafing Tampa

The Music Issue 2014: Skipper's Smokehouse

Iconic North Tampa venue Skipper's Smokehouse has long been a refuge for peanut-butter crunchy and strawberry jammy vibrations, and one of its longtime residents, Uncle John's Band, has been drawing hundreds of warm bodies to the scuffed, plank-boarded Skipperdome dance floor for upwards of 15 years.

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Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Cleveland.com

Vibe & Direct blowing minds with elevator-friendly experience

Vibe & Direct - Marty Calkins, Danny Giannetto, Michael Miller and Doug Rab - is getting ready to release its next EP, "Liquid Atmosphere."

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Related Topix: Ballad, Pop/Rock, Jazz, The Wave, Music, Entertainment

JamBase

Robert Hunter Switches It Up At City Winery

Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter played his first two of three consecutive performances at City Winery in NYC on Monday and Tuesday nights.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Zephyr's 1969 Debut Album to Be Reissued on Both CD & Vinyl

Tommy Bolin fans, you are in for a treat! The 1969 recorded debut of the guitar great performing with his first major act, Zephyr, the blues and jazz influenced rock and roll steamroller fronted by powerhouse female vocalist, Candy Givens, will be reissued courtesy of Purple Pyramid Records starting August 5. With newly remixed and remastered audio ... (more)

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Alabama Live

Warren Haynes, Gov't Mule rip through 20th anniversary tour stop at Sloss

Haynes, drummer and Gov't Mule co-founder Matt Abts, along with bassist Jorgen Carlsson and multi-instrumentalist Danny Louis, peppered a 2 1/2 hour show with old favorites, songs from their 2013 album "Shout," extended jams and teases to songs by rock 'n' roll's greatest bands.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Entertainment

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WYMG-FM Springfield

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THIS DAY IN 2011: Singer Amy Winehouse was found dead at her home in London. She was 27. Her death was attributed to accidental alcohol poisoning.

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JamBase

Grateful Dead Dave's Picks Volume 11 | Wichita 1972

The Grateful Dead have announced the 11th installment of the Dave's Picks series of live archival releases, which features the band's lone performance in Wichita from November 17, 1972.

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Related Topix: The Dead, Pop/Rock, Grateful Dead

Stories

Grateful Dead Lyricist Forced to Tour to Pay Medical Bills

Touring is fun, right? Not when you don't have a choice because you have medical bills to pay and publishing isn't paying enough anymore .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, bladder cancer, Health

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