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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

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12 Of The Coolest And Oddest Items In The Grateful Dead’s Upcoming Auction

The sale goes from April 11-12, and will offer up many items from throughout the band’s heyday that have never been on sale before.

04/08/2015

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Whereabouts Of Jerry Garcia’s Lost Music Still A Mystery 30 Years Later, SFPD Says They Don’t Have It

Thirty years after Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead was arrested in Golden Gate Park, the mystery continues. The story involves music, drugs, and a briefcase, allegedly seized by the San Francisco police.

03/18/2015

Yuan Yuan Tan and Luke Ingham in Scarlett's Hummingbird.
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Weekend Magazine: Love At The Marina Safeway, Grateful Dead History, And SF Ballet’s Yuan Yuan Tan

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine with KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]

01/28/2015

Jerry Garcia (Drawn for Radio.com by Max Werkmeister)

Radio.com Minimation: Jerry Garcia Remembers ‘The Grateful Dead Movie’

Taken from a 1977 interview with Jerry Garcia discussing ‘The Grateful Dead Movie’

05/02/2014

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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

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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UC Santa Cruz Launches Grateful Dead Archive Online

Deadheads and music aficionados now have a new resource for all things Grateful Dead with Friday’s launch of an online archive.

07/01/2012

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Interim Mayor Ed Lee Announces He’s Running

Interim San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is expected to announce Monday that he will, after all, run for mayor in November.

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