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Saturday | The Daily Beast

Grateful Dead I Have Known By

The Kentucky bard Ed McClanahan once lived in California, where among various endeavors he played Boswell to the Grateful Dead.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, California

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Oregonian

Oregon Renaissance Festival, Garcia Birthday Band, Mithranjali dance festival: Hillsboro...

Garcia Birthday Band is a tribute to Jerry Garcia and the tie dye-clad masses of the '60s and '70s.


Related Topix: Hillsboro, OR, Jerry Garcia, Pop/Rock


Phil Lesh With DSO, Hootenany & Autumn Equinox At Terrapin

Yesterday, three special upcoming shows featuring Grateful Dead/Furthur bassist Phil Lesh that will be held at Terrapin Crossroads were announced by the venue.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Terrapin Crossroads gets a new chef: Jason Arbusto

As noted in today's dinner-and-a-show-themed Inside Scoop column , Grateful Dead founding member Phil Lesh has hired a new chef for his celebrated San Rafael venue, Terrapin Crossroads - and it's a notable one: Jason Arbusto .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, San Rafael, CA, Alain Ducasse, Life, Food, Chefs, Dining

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daily Mail

Skull-king around: Victoria Beckham wears Grateful Dead T-shirt and ...

She has her own eponymous fashion label and loves to dress up in figure hugging gowns, but Victoria Beckham was channelling an altogether different look on Wedneday.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Victoria Beckham, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA


Greatest Alpine Valley shows of all time

Earlier this week, it was announced that Alpine Valley Music Theatre, a large outdoor concert venue in East Troy, is for sale.


Related Topix: East Troy, WI, Pop/Rock, Milwaukee, WI, South Milwaukee, WI, Funk, Kool & the Gang, Home Listing, Home

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KUOW-FM Seattle

Dear Green Lake, Sorry About The Cyanobacteria

Much has changed at Seattle's popular Green Lake, but some things stay the same.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


Video & Audio | Scott Metzger Makes Phil Lesh & Friends Debut

Grateful Dead/Furthur bassist Phil Lesh brought the latest version of his Phil Lesh & Friends project to the Terrapin Crossroads Grate Room stage on Sunday night.


Related Topix: Phil Lesh & Friends, Pop/Rock, The Dead, Blues, Anders Osborne

Door Reminder

Alpine Valley Music Theatre for saleAlpine Valley Music Theatre for...

Alpine Valley Music Theatre for sale 37,000-seat facility on market for $8.4 million.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, East Troy, WI, Jerry Garcia, Walworth County, WI

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Live Design Online

Chauvet Professional Legend Series Creates Aura Around Dark Star

BRIDGEPORT, CT " Rock and Roll is here to stay, it will never die," so sang the now almost-forgotten Danny and the Juniors in 1958.

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


BWW Previews: Dennis Larkin at Sacred Gallery, 'Road Trip to the Fourth Dimension'

Dennis Larkin returns to Sacred Gallery with his new exhibition, Road Trip to the Fourth Dimension.


Related Topix: Dimension, Jazz, Pop/Rock, The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger

Sun Aug 24, 2014


How the Dead Invented #IceBucket

The viral phenomenon of dumping ice water over one's head began not as a way to raise money for ALS but as punishment for not donating $100.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Marketing, Jerry Garcia, Home Gardening, Home

Sat Aug 23, 2014

National Public Radio

Bruce Hornsby's Modern Classical Moment

Known for writing pop hits, Bruce Hornsby ventures into classical and jazz piano forms on the new album Solo Concerts .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Wayne Shorter, Charlie Haden, Jazz


Essential Movies: Almost Famous

Growing up in the 1970s, music was an important part of my life. My friends and I went to concerts dozens of times each year.


Related Topix: Almost Famous, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Adventure, Pop/Rock

Fri Aug 22, 2014


This Day in Music History: August 22nd

Sting married longtime girlfriend Trudie Styler on the 20th. 1992: Nearly a year after its initial release, Pearl Jam peaked at number two on the Billboard 200 Album Chart with their debut album Ten which spent four weeks at number two.


Related Topix: Trudie Styler, Pearl Jam, Pop/Rock


PlayhouseSquare presents the rock band Gov't Mule

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the rock band Gov't Mule and in celebration of their "20 Years Strong Tour" they will be taking the stage in PlayhouseSquare at the Connor Palace theatre on September 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. The group got their start in 1994 as a side project of The Allman Brothers Band with original members Warren Haynes and ... (more)


Related Topix: Blues, Gov't Mule, Pop/Rock, The Allman Brothers Band

Thu Aug 21, 2014


Bill Kreutzmann Reveals Taj Mahal Team-Up: 'I Want People to Freak Out'

Last week, the Grateful Dead 's Bill Kreutzmann announced that he would be convening a new band, the Locknstep Allstars, to perform on September 5th at the Lockn' Music Festival in Arrington, Virginia.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Arrington, VA, Music, Entertainment

Daily Kos

My Book is Finished

Beginning in 1968 I was a roadie for the Sons of Champlin, a San Francisco band.


Related Topix: Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, IGN Entertainment, Black Entertainment, Tina Turner, Jerry Garcia

New Jersey Herald

Warwick Valley Winery hosts tribute to Grateful Dead

Warwick Valley Winery and Distillery is hosting its fifth annual tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead on Saturday and Sunday.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia

Wed Aug 20, 2014


Lockn', Phases make changes for Weir-less lineups

Following Bob Weir 's announcement that he was canceling all of his tourdates with his band RatDog, several festival organizers had to scramble to fill in the suddenly open slots.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ratdog, Arrington, VA, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers