Music Memories Fill Seven Decades of KPIX Broadcast HistoryOn Dec. 22, KPIX officially turns 70 so it's time to get up and dance and sing out loud, as we look back across 70 years of Bay Area music history.
Widow of Grateful Dead's Longtime Lawyer Auctions Rare Items in RenoThe widow of the Grateful Dead's longtime lawyer, Hal Kant, is auctioning off treasures from their long strange trip with the band. Kant also represented a number of musicians dating to the 1960s, including Janis Joplin and Sonny and Cher.
Jerry Garcia, Kurt Cobain And Elton John Immortalized By Funko ToysThe Series 3 dolls come in varieties and will be released in January 2018.
Plaque Honoring Jerry Garcia Unveiled Near Childhood Home A plaque honoring Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia now sits not far from his first childhood home in San Francisco.
Jerry Garcia's Guitar Auctioned For $1.9 MillionA guitar that Jerry Garcia played everywhere from San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom to Egypt's Great Pyramids fetched over $1.9 million at an auction Wednesday night.
Jerry Garcia's 'Wolf' Guitar Is Up For Sale AgainThis time, proceeds will directly benefit Southern Poverty Law Center.
Grateful Dead Members On 'Long Strange Trip': "It's Not a Date Movie""A lot of the stories in the film are fairly dark, but there's a light that shines above all of that. [It's] counterbalanced by the music itself," Bob Weir said.
If You Want To Buy Jerry Garcia's Former Stinson Beach Home For $4.3 Million... Keep Truckin'Deadheads who hoped to buy Jerry Garcia's iconic Marin County family home will need a miracle. It's just hours away from being officially sold.
'Dear Jerry' Tribute Concert To Be Released In OctoberEric Church, Peter Frampton, Grace Potter, Widespread Panic and the Grateful Dead's original members all performed...
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.
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.
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.
12 Of The Coolest And Oddest Items In The Grateful Dead's Upcoming AuctionThe 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.