Wonder what fraction Trey Anastasio from Phish saw of the $52,200,000 that the Dead took in for 5 shows recently?
Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper and Jerry Garcia are the newest songwriters to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Brace your wallets before you check out this list.
Instead of doing an album of duets, on “Shout!,” Gov’t Mule took a novel approach, removing Warren Haynes’ vocals from the record and replacing them with an all-star cast of singers like Dr. John, Jim James of My Morning Jacket, Dave Matthews, Steve Winwood and Elvis Costello.
Mountain Jam, held at Hunter Mountain in New York, is curated by guitarist/singer Warren Haynes, who is front man of Gov’t Mule, a member of the Allman Brothers Band, and a solo artist.
Warren Haynes keeps a busy schedule: He’s one-half of the guitar team in the Allman Brothers Band, he leads his own group Gov’t Mule, he has a solo band, and he occasionally plays solo acoustic shows.
Jerry was only 53 when he died in ’95…
Fellow musician – and a man who has dealt with demons of his own – David Crosby paid his respects to the former Grateful Dead frontman and guitarist by penning a poem in his memory, titled “Cause I’m Missing Jerry Tonight.”
If the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Grateful Dead[/lastfm] were a tree, its offshoots would be many. One that’s occasionally overlooked is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]New Riders of the Purple Sage[/lastfm].
Heads up dead heads – The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum is opening an exhibit on the [mp3com-artist]Grateful Dead[/mp3com-artist]! I think I just heard an old hippie in the next cubicle over yell […]