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  1. Songs Of Their Own | Jelly Bread - Fire On The MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | JamBase

    ... sans Robert Hunter's lyrics for his 1976 Diga Rhythm Band album Diga , entitled "Happiness Is Drumming." Jerry Garcia handled vocals when "Fire" was performed by The Dead and more often than not it followed "Scarlet Begonias," developing into the ...


  2. Jerry Garcia Tribute Artists, Doppelgangers Battle In a Grateful Dead Trivia Game [WATCH]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Four frontmen and Jerry Garcia doppelgangers from New York area Grateful Dead cover bands were gathered at Rolling Stone's Manhattan office earlier this month to compare performance experiences, battle in a trivia game and recount the details of their first ever Dead concert. The "Jerry" of each band consisted of David Frankel of Shakedown, Michael Morrow of Pure Jerry, Mark Diomede of the Juggling Suns Project and Jason Smith of the Remnants, notes Rolling Stone.


  3. Whole Lotta Rock: 7 Classic Rock Movies To Watch This Memorial Day...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | VH1

    ... If you weren't alive to experience the Dead live, this is perhaps the closest thing. Grateful Dead head Jerry Garcia directed this documentary, which offers a rare glimpse at the inside workings of the legendary jam band. For the only American prog ...


  4. Bill Kreutzmann on Grateful Dead's LSD-Tinted 'Playboy' ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RollingStone

    ... wouldn't bill us as the Grateful Dead." The drummer discussed his subsequent arguments with founding guitarist Jerry Garcia, who christened the group, and even sneaks in a moment to geek out with fellow guest Patton Oswalt over Dungeons & Dragons. ...


  5. Celebrity newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Musicians Bill Kreutzmann, left, and Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead are joined by Trixie Garcia and Reya Hart, right, representing their fathers Jerry Garcia and Mickey Hart, at the Madison Square Garden 2015 Walk of Fame Induction ceremony on Monday, May 11, 2015, in New York. TLC pulled the reality series "19 Kids and Counting" from its schedule on Friday, a move that follows reports of sexual misconduct allegations against one of the stars, In a statement, the channel said it was "deeply saddened and troubled by this heartbreaking situation, and our thoughts and prayers are with the family and victims at this difficult time."


  6. Bob Weir's Story Comes to Netflix Today in - The Other One' | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Guitar Player

    Jerry Garcia was always been the most charismatic member of the Grateful Dead, and his sway over fans continued even in death. But Bob Weir, Garcia's co-guitarist in the band, was by his side throughout the band's existence, starting from the age of 16. He was there, and he saw it all.


  7. Lib at Large: Photographer Jay Blakesberg focuses on a Guitars that Jama in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... and old friends with gray hair are hard to find.” Kimock was long considered the heir apparent to Jerry Garcia, and Blakesberg includes a photo of him playing with the late Grateful Dead icon in the bandshell in Golden Gate Park in 1988. ...


  8. On screen: Grateful Dead's Bob Weir subject of new Netflix documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... to global success as a founding member of the Grateful Dead. With a special emphasis on Weir's strong bond with Jerry Garcia, it's packed with archival footage and interviews with bandmates, colleagues, fans, family and Weir himself. Fleiss had just ...


  9. Watch Four 'Jerry Garcia's Compete in a Grateful Dead Trivia ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | RollingStone

    Fifty years ago, the Grateful Dead began a fruitful career that resulted in 13 studio albums of cosmic folk-rock that sounded great on record but even better played live. The complete band stopped performing when frontman Jerry Garcia died in 1995 , but countless cover groups from the around the country have helped keep the music and the atmosphere that surrounds it alive.


  10. Songs Of Their Own | Keller Williams - Brown-Eyed WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | JamBase

    ... "Brown-Eyed Woman") entered the Grateful Dead rotation August 24, 1971 at Chicago's Auditorium Theater. Sung by Jerry Garcia , who wrote the tune with Robert Hunter , "Brown- Eyed Women" tells the ill-fated tale of the bootlegging Bigfoot County ...


  11. Del McCoury Handpicked by Woody Guthrie's Family to Finish Lost SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | RollingStone

    ... inspiration. Even Phish's Jon Fishman has said he first read about Del in a Rolling Stone article, in which Jerry Garcia was quoted as saying, "I've just been trying to sing like Del McCoury all my life." Nora Guthrie, daughter of iconic folksinger ...


  12. The Grateful Dead's Long Goodbye: Inside Rolling Stone's New IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | RollingStone

    ... one. Featuring interviews with the band's Bob Weir, Phish's Trey Anastasio (who will be filling in for the late Jerry Garcia at the shows), concert promoter Peter Shapiro and others, the story is the most comprehensive peek inside the world of the ...


  13. TV listings: Friday, May 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Washington Post

    Directed by Mike Fleiss, the documentary "The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir" explores Grateful Dead co-founder Bob Weir's life, from his childhood in Palo Alto, Calif., to his success with the Dead and beyond. The film also elaborates on the partnership between Weir and Jerry Garcia, with interviews with colleagues, friends and Weir himself.


  14. The Grateful Dead's Long, Strange Trip Gets Even LongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Houston Press

    Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, manager Jon McIntire, Jerry Garcia, and Bob Weir at the Fillmore East in New York, a few days before the start of the "Workingman's Dead" sessions.


  15. 20th Gathering of the Vibes Celebration Adds VibeTribe Favorites and...Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | PRWeb

    "Over the years, I've always enjoyed helping to plant a musical seed, a concept, and then watch it develop onstage into a unique and inspired artistic creation," says Ken Hays, founder of the Gathering of the Vibes festival. Two decades after a few Grateful Dead fanatics gathered to commemorate the life & music of Jerry Garcia, this community of like-minded souls prepare to celebrate their 20th summer together.


  16. Warren Haynes Joins Lineup At Bridgeport's Gathering Of The VibesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A number of VibeTribe favorites as well as some first-timers are joining the musical lineup for the 20th Gathering of the Vibes celebration in Bridgeport. Two decades after a few Grateful Dead fanatics gathered to commemorate the life and music of Jerry Garcia, this community of like-minded souls are preparing to celebrate their 20th summer together from July 30 to Aug. 2 at Seaside Park.


  17. Honoring a Music Promoter Who Shaped the Industry from the '60s OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Wall Street Journal

    ... serve as a pleasant diversion-there's Janis Joplin's feather boa, and guitars belonging to Duane Allman and Jerry Garcia stand as if on call-but the music speaks for itself. Throughout the exhibition, stations with headphones offer selections from ...


  18. Songs Of Their Own | Anders Osborne & Luther Dickinson - Black Muddy RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | JamBase

    ... to cover it. Right before we pressed record, we mentioned to Anders that "Black Muddy River" was the last song Jerry Garcia sang with the Grateful Dead at Soldier Field in 1995. After a heavy pause, he simply replied, "Wow, I wish you hadn't told me ...


  19. Jerry Garcia Opens Up About Life In Long Lost 1988 Interview TapesRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | CBS Local

    SAN RAFAEL - Jerry Garcia opened up about his near-death experience, and his days with the Grateful Dead in long-lost interview tapes from 1988. The Grateful Dead singer sat down with reporter Kate Kelly for the rare interview at the band's studio on Front Street in San Rafael, where he talked about their first music video for the hit single "Touch of Grey," a modest success in "the big world of grown up records."


  20. Grateful Dead members, Jimmy Cliff, Jorma Kaukonen & more played the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Brooklynvegan

    We're about a month and a half away from the four surviving Grateful Dead members' five 50th anniversary shows , ahead of that all four of them appeared at yesterday's Jerry Garcia tribute in Maryland, Dear Jerry . Phil Lesh, Bob Weir, Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann all performed, and the latter three played together twice during the show: first for "Fire On The Mountain" with Jimmy Cliff , and then again for "Touch of Grey."