July 24, 2012 - This year's Gathering of the Vibes, the 17th of these multi-day showcases originally conceived by promoter Ken Hays as a way to remember and memorialize the late Grateful Dead co-founder Jerry Garcia, was a triumph of sorts--while not without a few disappointments.
August 18, 2009 - Bob Weir will join former Grateful Dead bandmate Phil Lesh for a trio of September dates in Oakland, CA, under the Furthur moniker before taking is current Ratdog tour to the East Coast for a string of October shows.
October 16, 2008 - Former Grateful Dead members Bob Weir and Phil Lesh will lead their respective solo projects--Weir's Ratdog, and Lesh's Phil Lesh & Friends--during a New Year's Eve performance in San Francisco.
October 14, 2008 - It was hard to tell the Deadheads from the Democrats as the highly anticipated, one-off concert in support of presidential candidate Barack Obama, brought the surviving members of the Grateful Dead to the heart of Pennsylvania Monday (10/13).
August 4, 2008 - On the weekend that Jerry Garcia would have celebrated his 68th birthday, many fans of the kind of jam-style psychedelic rock the Grateful Dead helped pioneer obviously held his memory close as they danced, camped and toked their way through the 12th annual Gathering of the Vibes at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, CT.