1 hr ago
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.
9 hrs ago
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Announces a New Concert
Singer-songwriter-pianist Bruce Hornsby returns to the acoustically sensational Troy Savings Bank Music Hall for an intimate solo concert at 8pm on Saturday, November 1. In addition to performing his acclaimed solo shows, Hornsby's unique musical career has found him leading such bands as the Range and the Noisemakers, as well as collaborating with ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Video | HeadCount Q&A With Disco Biscuits & Rhythm Devils
One of the most interesting pairings of the festival season took place earlier this month at Gathering Of The Vibes , where the Disco Biscuits were joined by special guests Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann .
The Village Voice
Spiritual Doc Kabbalah Me Isn't Quite Transcendent
Steven Bram is a filmmaker on the cusp of 50, who has tried and failed to find fulfillment "from jumping out of an airplane to going to Grateful Dead shows."
New Book/CD: Learn Slide Guitar from Warren Haynes
Guide to Slide Guitar , the legendary guitarist of Gov't Mule, Phil Lesh and Friends, the Grateful Dead and the Allman Brothers Band offers instructions on choosing a slide, perfecting left- and right-hand techniques, playing rhythm and blues soloing-on electric and acoustic.
An algae startup emerges with a pilot plant in Alabama
Just a bit of information has trickled out about five-year-old startup Algae Systems over the years.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Missoula Independent Online
Happiest Hour: Raising the Dead at the Top Hat
What you're listening to: On Monday nights from 5 to 7, talented Missoula bard Larry Hirshberg treats the Top Hat Lounge's Happy Hour patrons to live recordings of Grateful Dead shows.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
St. Augustine Record
Smooth Sailin': Respect and advice for Grateful Dead front man
One distinct advantage of being raised by and around hippies is that you have a house band.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
Rare Grateful Dead guitar played by Jerry Garcia at World Guitar Show
A man sits and plays one of the thousands of guitars on display at the World Guitar Show at the Civic Center in San Rafael on Saturday.
Grateful Dead Success Secrets - Run Your Company Like A Dead Concert
Imagine the creativity and innovation you could unlock if you operated your company like a Grateful Dead concert.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Phil Lesh & Friends To Play Ten Shows At Capitol Theatre
Last year Phil Lesh signed an exclusive deal with Relix.com publisher/impresario Peter Shapiro to play Shapiro's venues and festival in 2014 as the Grateful Dead bassist wanted to focus on multi-night runs instead of touring.
John Mayer Shows More Grateful Dead Love
Last September we posted about a number of Grateful Dead covers played by John Mayer over the course of his summer tour.
Andrew Bernstein Releases 'California Slim: the Music, the Magic, and the Madness'
Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart once said, "There was a community in need of music, and music in need of a community."
Thu Aug 14, 2014
45 years later, Woodstock still means freedom
The artist Jan Sawka in August 1969 was in a military punishment camp in his native Poland.
Throwback Thursday | Grateful Dead Bust Out Box Of Rain At Hampton
While "Box Of Rain" may be Phil Lesh's signature song, there was a long point in the Grateful Dead's touring history when they didn't perform the tune.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Ratdog, Kings of Leon cancel shows here
Ratdog, Kings of Leon cancel shows here The news on the outdoor concert shows this week hasn't been good.
DripDrop pulls in $5.6 mln
Today, DripDrop, the first great tasting medical-grade rehydration solution, announced that it has closed a $5.6 million round of financing.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Furthur Bus 50th anniversary tour rolls through Scranton
Kimi Nelson of Lancaster, Massachusetts, dances in front of Zane Kesey's festive bus, parked near the University of Scranton.
Kreutzmann & Locknstep Allstars Replace Furthur At Lockn'
One of the festivals affected by Bob Weir cancelling all upcoming dates was the Lockn' Festival , which was supposed to host a pair of performances from RatDog as well as the season's lone Furthur set.
What's on TV tonight? 'American Grilled,' 'Legends,' 'The Director's Chair'
Here's what's on TV tonight: New Orleans-born chef David Guas brings his traveling cooking-competition series to his hometown on " American Grilled " , as local contestants compete for a cash prize.