Video: Inside Look at the Making of July 1978:The Complete Recordings with David Lemieux

Grateful Dead – July 1978:The Complete Recordings “As an archivist and Dead Head, this boxed set is about as exciting as it gets. Musically, it features five exhilarating, dynamic nights in the summer of 1978. The sound quality is impeccable, as would be expected from Betty Cantor-Jackson’s always-pristine recordings. The rarity of the first three […]

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Grateful Dead Live at McArthur Court, University of Oregon 1.22.78

#THROWBACKTHURSDAY! Today in 1978, #GratefulDead played McArthur Court at University of Oregon. This famous performance features “Close Encounters Space.” Who was at this show? #dead50 #tbt #faretheewell #thegratefuldead A photo posted by Grateful Dead 50 (@gratefuldead50) on Jan 22, 2015 at 8:26am PST Setlist: Minglewood Blues, Dire Wolf, Cassidy, Peggy-O, El Paso, Tennessee Jed, Jack […]

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Video: “Sugaree” by the Grateful Dead at the Winterland Arena 10.18.74

Setlist from Dead.net Around and Around, Sugaree, Mexicali Blues, Peggy-O, Beat it on Down the Line, Brown Eyed Women, Cumberland Blues, El Paso, Tennessee Jed, Jack Straw, Row Jimmy, Weather Report Suite Prelude > WRS Part 1 > Let it Grow > Dark Star > drums > Dark Star > Morning Dew, Promised Land > Bertha […]

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Grateful Dead Release ‘Sunshine Daydream’ Veneta Oregon August 27th, 1972

From Dead.net “On August 27, 1972, fresh off their now-legendary European tour, the Grateful Dead traveled to Veneta, OR and reunited with the Merry Pranksters for a common cause – to throw a benefit concert for the Kesey family’s Springfield Creamery. A stage was erected under the hot Oregon sun at the Olde Renaissance Fairgrounds, […]

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Documentary: The Grateful Dead – Sunshine Daydream

From ZeppelinFloyd196 “Sunshine Daydream is an unreleased movie shot at the Grateful Dead’s 1972 Veneta, Oregon concert to benefit the Springfield Creamery in nearby Springfield, Oregon. The film is sometimes shown at small film festivals, and bootleg recordings of it have circulated on VHS and DVD and as digital downloads. The concert, recorded on August 27, […]

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Album ~ “Europe 72, Vol. 2” by The Grateful Dead

Editorial Review from Amazon.com“Europe ’72 , a triple live album documenting its historic trek across Europe became not only one of the band’s best-selling releases, but also set the gold standard for live Dead. Now the group proves you can never get too much of a good thing when it revisits that legendary collection with Europe […]

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