Grateful Dead

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

Grateful Dead

50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Brown Eyed Women

This user submission brings us back to Barton Hall in the spring of 77' to hear Brown Eyed Women.
Grateful Dead

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.
Grateful Dead

50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Dire Wolf

Grateful Dead play a sweet version of Dire Wolf on April 16, 1978 in West Virginia.
Grateful Dead

50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Let It Grow

Thanks to Dave Eckel for submitting this 15 minute version of Let It Grow recorded April 15, 1978 at William and Mary College.
Grateful Dead

50 Days of the Grateful Dead: It Must Have Been the Roses

New Year's Eve December 31, 1981 find the Dead as they return home to the Bay Area.
Grateful Dead

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
Grateful Dead

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.
Grateful Dead

50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Playing In The Band

An extended, psychedelic version of Playing In The Band from the show that would be filmed and released as Sunshine Daydream.
Grateful Dead

50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Brokedown Palace

December 12, 1971 version of the Grateful Dead doing Brokedown Palace at Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor Michigan
Grateful Dead

50 Days of the Grateful Dead: Loser

1990 seems like yesterday, but far from it. Stellar version of Loser in Albany,NY.