Grateful Dead and Friends

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Original versions of tunes the GD played acoustically, followed by their cover.
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Good ol' Grateful Dead

Every Saturday 12:00pm to 2:00pm.
Host by week of the month:

1 - Matt (Rolling Thunder Review

2 - Sun 

3 - Andrew (Unbroken Chain

4 - Phil G. (Forests of Fennario)  

5 -   Christi

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Grateful Dead Acoustic Covers Project - Part 2

Airs at: Sat, 01/16/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
"We're gonna take a break from all this sweat & steam & uproar & tumult and we're gonna break out our acoustic guitars and regale you with some wooden music." - Bob Weir, 4/9/70 Today I  continue my latest covers project, featuring only songs the Grateful Dead played acou... Read more

Tribute to Tony Rice and Tay's Trips Vol 1: 1982-1986

Airs at: Sat, 01/09/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Fun show today.  Gonna begin things with the Pizza Tapes and pay tribute to Tony Rice and legend of guitar and innovator in the bluegrass world. Then, considering the events of the past week, we will be listening to Jerry and Merle playing "What's Going On". Let's wrap up... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends on 01/02/21

Airs at: Sat, 01/02/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Grateful Dead and Friends on 12/26/20

Airs at: Sat, 12/26/2020 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm


Airs at: Sat, 12/19/2020 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  A combination of unhealthy habits caused Jerry Garcia to drop into a diabetic coma in July 1986.  While hospitalized, his heart stopped; afterward, he was on a respirator for 48 hours until he could breathe independently.  The coma trashed his neural pathways and Jerry ... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends

Airs at: Sat, 12/12/2020 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tune in this Saturday to brighten up your day with 2 hours of the Grateful Dead. What better way to spend your time running errands, cleaning the house, working out or maybe just lounging on the couch than to listen to Jerry, Bobby, Phil, Bill, Mickey and variety of keyboar... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends on 12/05/20

Airs at: Sat, 12/05/2020 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Grateful Dead and Friends on 11/28/20

Airs at: Sat, 11/28/2020 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Robert Hunter Special - Part 5

Airs at: Sat, 11/21/2020 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Robert Hunter was the main lyricist for The Grateful Dead.  He died late last September. As a tribute to his work in the band, I'm playing all of his songs, in the order the band debuted them.   I'm generally not playing the debuts (though it happens), but an early fairly ... Read more

2nd Saturday Grateful Dead & Friends

Airs at: Sat, 11/14/2020 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
I've got a great show for you today. We start off things with 5.20.71, one of the earlier shows that Jerry Garcia played with Merle Saunders. Then we delve into one great second set from Madison Square Garden from 9.18.87 and wrap things up with them playing at Curtis Hixon... Read more