Grateful Dead and Friends

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Airs at: Sat, 10/30/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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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 -  Dr. Jane

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Listen to the River in the Forests of Fennario

Airs at: Sat, 10/23/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Hey now, Phil G here. This weekend on the Forests of Fennario, my little corner of the Grateful Dead and Friends’ Universe, I am as pleased as I can be to visit with Rosie McGee, original Grateful Dead Family member, Photographer , and Story teller. We’re going to discuss R... Read more

This is the End.

Airs at: Sat, 10/16/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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  Today marks the end of our Fall Membership Drive, and let's just say 'WE STILL NEED MONEY!'  Not sure why per se, but that's the reality. To honor The End, I'll play almost 2 hours of tunes from the end of a well-known tour, without touching the first set.  Yep. Still b... Read more

Pigpen, Brent and Jerry Oh My

Airs at: Sat, 10/09/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tune in tomorrow for a special treat for KBOO Community Radio's Fall Membership Drive. I will be playing mostly Pigpen and Brent tunes, sort of alternating songs for the first 1.5 hours. I've got some great tunes to pull at your soul. Then I'll play a song called The Syste... Read more

GD & Friends

Airs at: Sat, 10/02/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  Please tune in this Saturday from noon to two for GD & Friends hosted by Matt Smith.  I'll be playing something from the great Summer 1982 tour and in my yearlong Taper's Legacy series i'll  be discussing The Mickey and the Hartbeats Matrix shows so please tune in! Read more

45 Years and Counting Grateful Dead and Friends!

Airs at: Sat, 09/25/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Hey y'all, Phil G here. This Saturday marks the 45th(!) anniversary of *my* first Grateful Dead show attendance (yes, I still have the stub, why do you ask?) To celebrate, i'll be palying selections from 9/25/76. as well as other great shows I have attended/recorded, includ... Read more

A Grateful Dead Abecedary - Part 3

Airs at: Sat, 09/18/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Last August, I launched this special (continued in March) to combine two of my passions:  Grateful Dead music and the alphabet (I'm a literacy teacher).  I've been moving through the alphabet (twice), playing a round of originals and then covers whose song title begins with... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends on 09/11/21

Airs at: Sat, 09/11/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Grateful Dead and Friends on 09/04/21

Airs at: Sat, 09/04/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

GD & Friends

Airs at: Sat, 09/04/2021 at 12:00am - 2:00pm
  Please tune in to Rolling Thunder Revue this coming Saturday hosted by Matt Smith from noon to 2 pm.  I'll be featuring some stuff from 1971, 1972 and a cool rehersal from 1979.  In my yearlong Tapers Legacy Series i'll be discussing the importance of the Springfield Crea... Read more

A Capital Idea; Let's Bring Sound To Listeners

Airs at: Sat, 08/28/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Hey now, Phil G here. This Saturday I will be playing music from Capital cities in the Upper Midwest- Columbus OH, Madison, WI, Des Moines, IA, and St Paul, MN.   It ‘s the final show of our 20th Anniversary Sound To Listeners campaign; I hope you will consider dona... Read more