50 Years Ago: The Grateful Dead Release Their Hastily Recorded Debut Album
The Grateful Dead’s debut album, in its original form, runs for 35 minutes. That’s about as much time as it would take the band to play “Dark Star” in concert.
Grateful Dead Launching 50th Anniversary Album Reissue Series Next Year
The Grateful Dead will celebrate the 50th anniversary of their recording career next year with a new album reissue series.
45 Years Ago: Grateful Dead Release Their Second Live Album, ‘Skull and Roses’
Even back in 1971, barely five years after they formed, the Grateful Dead knew the power of their live shows.
Life Sentence Commuted for LSD-Selling Grateful Dead Fan
A Grateful Dead fan serving a double life sentence for a drug offense committed more than 20 years ago will now see release in 2018.
35 Years Ago: Grateful Dead Plug In For ‘Dead Set,’ Then Go Quiet
The Grateful Dead showcased a different side just a few months after releasing the acoustic double-album 'Reckoning' in 1981.
Grateful Dead’s Tom Constanten Recovering From Broken Neck
Tom Constanten is the only surviving regular Grateful Dead keyboardist.
Phil Lesh Thinks ‘Something Was Missing’ From the Grateful Dead After 1975
The Grateful Dead enjoyed an impressive run as one of rock's most beloved live acts. But, bassist Phil Lesh feels like the band spent much of its time together at something less than peak power.
Dead and Company Stir Up Memories in California: Review and Exclusive Photos
The vibe at Dead and Company's show at the Sleep Train Amphitheatre in Chula Vista, Calif., was unhurried and carefree.
How the Grateful Dead Reached Back to Their Roots on ‘Reckoning’
'Reckoning' was an opportunity to show the world beyond their faithful legions exactly what the Grateful Dead’s acoustic side was all about.