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Grateful Dead Say ‘Fare Thee Well’ To Live Touring But Leave A Musical Legacy For The Ages

With their weekend shows at Levi’s Stadium and another three next weekend at Chicago’s Soldier Field, the Grateful Dead’s long, strange trip draws to a close.

06/28/2015

Double red rainbow spotted over San Jose Saturday evening. The same rainbow was likely what was seen over the Grateful Dead concert, sparking speculation it was artificially created, but numerous photos like this prove that it was a real weather phenomenon enjoyed by those inside and outside the concert area. (Photo: RJ, via cbsSF.com/photos)

Rainbow Over Grateful Dead Concert Evokes Visions Of Jerry Garcia, Gay Pride During Epic Weekend

During an epic week in America that saw same sex couple gain equal rights to marriage on the eve of Pride weekend, and an epic week in music as the Grateful Dead play their final concerts with a show Saturday night and again Sunday at Levi’s Stadium, fans couldn’t help but embrace a rainbow over the concert as a sign of the late Jerry Garcia looking down on them, and celebrating pride.

06/28/2015

A general view of campers setup during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 21, 2013 in Sonoma, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

7 Big Events That Will Make Bay Area Traffic A Nightmare On Sunday

Some of you are so excited to celebrate the Supreme Court marriage equality ruling that you already have the car packed up and ready to drive down to Sunday’s San Francisco Pride Parade. That’s a good thing. You might want to consider leaving now.

06/26/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 09: Musician Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead performs with The National at the Lands End Stage during day 1 of the 2013 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park on August 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

Grateful Dead Ticket Costs For Levi’s Stadium Shows Dip As Low As $15

It hasn’t really been all that long since Grateful Dead ticket prices were being priced in the thousands, and yet, now you can buy a ticket for not much more than the cost of an IMAX movie ticket.

06/23/2015

Black Hawk Jazz Club (Photo: San Francisco History Center, SF Public Library)

Surviving In A Sea Of Wealth: San Francisco’s Tenderloin Endures Change, Protects Housing, And Looks To The Future

Randy Shaw, executive director for the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, talks about the district’s history, how it got it’s name, what led up to its seedy reputation and how it deals with gentrification while protecting housing.

06/15/2015

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Massive 80 Disc, 73 Hour Grateful Dead Box Set Available For Presale

Grateful Dead fans rejoice! A huge box set commemorating the band from 1966 to 1995 is available for presale from Dead.net and Rhino Records.

06/02/2015

Jerry Garcia in a 1988 interview. (CBS)

Jerry Garcia Opens Up About Life In Long Lost 1988 Interview Tapes

Jerry Garcia opened up about his near-death experience, and his days with the Grateful Dead in long-lost interview tapes from 1988.

05/17/2015

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YEAR OF THE DEAD: Grateful Dead Sing National Anthem At Giants Opening Day, 1993

This is the year of the Dead, as America says farewell to the Grateful Dead 50 years after the band was founded, marks the 20th year since the passing of lead singer Jerry Garcia, and anticipates the triumphal and final return of the band to the Bay Area stage June 27th and 28th at Levi’s Stadium. This recording is a great way to count down to that concert.

04/13/2015

Grateful Dead band members

It’s On: Grateful Dead Playing Farewell Shows At Levi’s Stadium In June

After weeks of rumors, surviving members of the Grateful Dead will perform farewell shows at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara this summer, the band and stadium officials confirmed Friday.

04/10/2015

(Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival)

Documentary On Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir To Debut On Netflix

Deadheads rejoice! The documentary ‘The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir’ will be debuting in May on Netflix.

04/09/2015

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