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Giants Third Base Coach Tim Flannery Retires

The coach is ready to leave the baseball grind and play a little more music…

11/26/2014

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Martin Scorsese To Produce Grateful Dead Documentary For 50th Anniversary

The acclaimed director is teaming up w/ noted documentarian Amir Bar-Lev to mark a half-century since the group first formed…

10/24/2014

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7 Artists That Prove The Giants Have More Musical Range Than Any Other Team

If you’ve watched the national broadcast of the last few San Francisco Giants home playoff games you know that former Journey frontman Steve Perry does a darn fine lipsync of his own song ‘Don’t Stop Belevin.'” While the journey tune may fire up the fans at AT&T, the Giants are hardly a one-note team. Here’s a look at Perry’s act and several of the other big name artists the Giants have turned to for musical inspiration.

10/16/2014

The Fillmore (credit: Randy Yagi)

Legendary Concert Venues In America

Five of the most legendary concert venues in America are the Apollo Theater, the Fillmore, the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden and Ryman Auditorium.

02/11/2014

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Best Rock ‘N Roll Cities In America

This list includes five of the best rock ‘n roll cities in America, with honorable mentions to the cities of Austin, Boston, Chicago, Detroit, New Orleans, Philadelphia and Seattle.

09/10/2013

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Furthur Bows Out of Bottle Rock Music Festival

After collapsing on stage during a show, Grateful Dead & guitarist/singer of the band Furthur, Bob Weir announce they will not be able to perform at the upcoming BottleRock Napa…

04/30/2013

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Grateful Dead Veteran Bob Weir Collapses During NY Show

Grateful Dead guitarist/singer Bob Weir collapsed onstage during a show with his band Furthur (which also features the Dead’s Phil Lesh) last night (April 25) at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York.

04/26/2013

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Grateful Dead Rocker Bob Weir Storms Off Mill Valley Stage Over Noisy Crowd

Grateful Dead rocker Bob Weir stormed off the stage Monday night in an angry fit when loud audience members refused to quiet down during a performance at the Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley.

03/07/2013

Ex-Grateful Dead Drummer Mickey Hart Wanted For Alleged Assault

Ex-Grateful Dead Drummer Mickey Hart Wanted For Alleged Assault

Police in Kentucky have a warrant for the arrest of former Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart stemming from an alleged assault after a recent show…

09/13/2012

Jerry Day in San Francisco's McLaren Park.  (Photo: Doc Michaels: JerryDay.org)

10th Annual ‘Jerry Day’ To Honor Grateful Dead Singer With San Francisco Concert

The late Grateful Dead guitarist and San Francisco native Jerry Garcia would have turned 70 this week, and his legacy lives on with a musical celebration Sunday in the neighborhood where the bandleader grew up.

08/02/2012

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