Grateful Dead

The Grateful Dead was an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California. The band is known for its eclectic style, which fused elements of rock, folk, country, bluegrass, blues, gospel, and psychedelic rock for live performances of lengthy instrumental jams, and for their devoted fan base, known as "Deadheads". "Their music", writes Lenny Kaye, "touches on ground that most other groups don't even know exists". These various influences were distilled into a diverse and psychedelic whole that made the Grateful Dead "the pioneering Godfathers of the jam band world". The band was ranked 57th by Rolling Stone magazine in its The Greatest Artists of All Time issue. The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 and a recording of their May 8, 1977, performance at Cornell University's Barton Hall was added to the National Recording Registry of the Library of Congress in 2012. The Grateful Dead have sold more than 35 million albums worldwide.
The Grateful Dead was founded in the San Francisco Bay Area amid the rise of the counterculture of the 1960s. The founding members were Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, Phil Lesh, and Bill Kreutzmann.

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Gotta Serve Somebody (Live at Anaheim Stadium, Anaheim, CA - July 1987)Dylan & The Dead5:50
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I Want You (Live at Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, CA - July 1987)Dylan & The Dead4:04
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Joey (Live at Sullivan Stadium, Foxborough, MA - July 1987)Dylan & The Dead9:22
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All Along the Watchtower (Live at Anaheim Stadium, Anaheim, CA - July 1987)Dylan & The Dead6:23
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Knockin' on Heaven's Door (Live at Anaheim Stadium, Anaheim, CA - July 1987)Dylan & The Dead6:52
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Queen Jane Approximately (Live at Autzen Stadium, Eugne, OR - July 1987)Dylan & The Dead6:38
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Slow Train (Live at Sullivan Stadium, Foxborough, MA - July 1987)Dylan & The Dead4:56
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One More Saturday Night (Live at Tivoli Concert Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark 4/14/1972)Europe '72 Vol 4: 4/14/72 (Tivoli Concert Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark)4:45
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Promised Land (Live at Pershing Municipal Auditorium, Lincoln, NE, February 26, 1973)Dick's Picks Vol. 28: 2/26/73 (Pershing Municipal Auditorium, Lincoln, NE) & 2/28/73 (Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, UT)3:35
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Early Morning RainComplete Studio Rarities Collection3:19
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