Grateful Dead Bassist Phil Lesh Says He'll Undergo Surgery For Bladder CancerGrateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh says he has been diagnosed with bladder cancer and is being treated in Arizona.
Singer-Songwriter John Mayer Gushes About The Grateful DeadSinger-songwriter John Mayer proudly declared himself a "Deadhead" as he defended members of the Grateful Dead in their decision to regroup after playing what was supposed to be the band's final tour this summer.
GEICO’s 15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaFrom the SF Street Food Festival at Pier 70, or check out the Bay Area's only Zucchini Festival in Hayward. Jayn at Alice@97.3 has more things to do this week in the Bay Area!
Guitar Played By Bob Weir At Recent Santa Clara Grateful Dead Show Draws Huge Winning Bid At AuctionOverall, the auction brought in well over $750,000.
Grateful Dead Say 'Fare Thee Well' To Live Touring But Leave A Musical Legacy For The AgesWith 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.
Rainbow Over Grateful Dead Concert Evokes Visions Of Jerry Garcia, Gay Pride During Epic WeekendDuring 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.
7 Big Events That Will Make Bay Area Traffic A Nightmare On SundaySome 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.
Grateful Dead Ticket Costs For Levi’s Stadium Shows Dip As Low As $15It 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.
Surviving In A Sea Of Wealth: San Francisco’s Tenderloin Endures Change, Protects Housing, And Looks To The FutureRandy 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.
Massive 80 Disc, 73 Hour Grateful Dead Box Set Available For PresaleGrateful Dead fans rejoice! A huge box set commemorating the band from 1966 to 1995 is available for presale from Dead.net and Rhino Records.
Jerry Garcia Opens Up About Life In Long Lost 1988 Interview TapesJerry Garcia opened up about his near-death experience, and his days with the Grateful Dead in long-lost interview tapes from 1988.
YEAR OF THE DEAD: Grateful Dead Sing National Anthem At Giants Opening Day, 1993This 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.