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Join us in the celebration of 50 years of the Grateful Dead’s musical legacy with our 50 Days of the Dead tribute.

Featuring a curated collection of fan favorites, including a few surprises.

“We’re like licorice. Not everybody likes licorice, but the people who like licorice really like licorice.” ~ Jerry Garcia

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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Morning Dew

The Grateful Dead covering Canadian folk singer Bonnie Dobson's Morning Dew on September 18,1987 in NYC.
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Sugaree

We return to magical May of 1977 to find the band doing an extended feel-good jam of the Jerry Garcia/ Robert Hunter classic Sugaree
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Uncle John’s Band

Turn back the clock to December 26, 1979 for this classic version of Uncle John's Band at the Oakland Auditorium
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Bird Song

Taken from Hartford in early spring 1987, Bird Song was one of many tracks from Jerry Garcia's 1972 classic album that would find it's way into The Dead's vast repertoire.
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Ramble On Rose

Returning to July 7, 1989 to catch Grateful Dead performing Ramble on Rose at Philadelphia's JFK Stadium
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: When I Paint My Masterpiece

When The Dead performed covers, it often turned into something that many considered better than the original. This 1971 Bob Dylan song made popular by The Band is no exception.
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Jack Straw

A taper captured this solid winter 1979 East Coast performance of the Grateful Dead at Long Island's Nassau Coliseum. January 11, 1979.
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: One More Saturday Night

A return to 1972 across the pond at Wembley Empire Pool find The Dead ripping through a scorching version of One More Saturday Night
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: He’s Gone

This version of He's Gone was recorded on May 6, 1981 at Nassau Coliseum on Long Island.
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50 Days of the Grateful Dead: All New Minglewood Blues

The Grateful Dead tear into this version of All New Minglewood Blues on December 28, 1983 in San Francisco.