Day 45- To Lay Me Down

September 18, 1990. The Grateful Dead at Madison Square Garden performing To Lay Me Down. This tour followed the recent passing of The Dead’s 37-year-old keyboardist , Brent Mydland.  Mydland grew up mostly in Antioch, CA and graduated in Brentwood.

To commemorate and celebrate the 50 year musical legacy of the Grateful Dead, an iconic American band and California favorite, we bring you “50 Days of The Dead”.

We are curating a list of fan favorites around the country from among the thousands of shows featuring the Grateful Dead, The Jerry Garcia Band along with a few surprises from artists who faithfully continue to carry on the spirit of the Dead.

Every Deadhead has their own favorite list of performances from thousands of shows. We’ll be touching upon just 50 picks culled over 50 years from fans who enjoy sharing the music.

We hope you enjoy this trip celebrating “50 Days of the Dead” with us and invite you to send us your favorite Dead shows or song performances you can’t live without. You just might see it posted here.

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