Grateful Dead Reader

Publisher: Diane Pub Co

Written in English
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  • Rock musicians,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Biography,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Grateful Dead (Musical group)
  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid G. Dodd (Editor), Diana Spaulding (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9866201M
    ISBN 100756774888
    ISBN 109780756774882

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The Books of the Grateful Dead Archive. When the band's archive arrived at UC Santa Cruz, one of the most unusual sections was their library: an informal collection of more than books, spanning a fascinating gamut from influences to interests, from documents of their history to assessments of its impact. Indeed, no other band has a more. The writers in The Grateful Dead Reader both celebrate and analyze this phenomenon, in such pieces as Ed McClanahan's groundbreaking article in Playboy in , fan-magazineeditor Blair Jackson's essay on the seriousness of the drug situation at Dead concerts, and Steve Silberman's insightful essays on the music and its Grateful. Grateful Dead: Grateful Dead chronology; Dave's Picks Volume 32 () Ready or Not () Dave's Picks Volume 33 () Ready or Not is a live album by the rock band the Grateful Dead. It contains nine songs recorded at various venues from to It . The Grateful Dead Forum is focused discussion area for the Grateful Dead. In contrast, the Live Music Archive forum is a more general venue for discussion about thousands of other LMA bands, and for more general technical questions about the LMA collection. See the FAQ, and the collection's policy notes below for more information. Limited Flag.

Published by Greenwood Publishing in May, The Grateful Dead and the Deadheads: An Annotated Bibliography contains annotated entries for over separate books, articles, papers, and chapters about the Grateful Dead's year history and its fans, a unique group in American popular culture who have their own identity, the Deadheads. It includes every book published about the band, .

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The Grateful Dead Reader (Readers on American Musicians) Paperback – Janu by David Dodd (Editor) › Visit Amazon's David Dodd Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. David Cited by: 4. The Grateful Dead Reader by David G. Dodd and Diana Spaulding (Oxford University Press )(). This is the collected Grateful Dead Reader book of a number of writers about the Dead and their music as previously published in various magazines/5.

Fans will be fascinated by the poetry, fiction, drawings, and rare and revealing photographs featured in the book, as well as the anthology's many interviews and profiles, interpretations of lyrics, and concert and record reviews. Still, The Grateful Dead was more Grateful Dead Reader book a band—it was a cultural : The Grateful Dead reader User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Diehard Deadheads Dodd and Spaulding, a husband-and-wife editorial team, have compiled 41 short selections from the more than entries in The Grateful Dead and the Deadheads (Greenwood, ), the Read full review. Get this from a library. The Grateful Dead reader. [David G Dodd; Diana Spaulding;] -- This collection of writings about the greatest tour band in the history of rock offers both classic and hard-to-find essays, reviews, and reports that piece together a chronological history of the.

Husband-and-wife editors Dodd (The Grateful Dead and Deadheads, not reviewed) and Spaulding shrewdly cast a wide net in addressing the Deadhead phenomenon, and the plurality of perspectives and information helps even neophytes understand the band’s tenacity in outlasting the Haight-Ashbury days, their development as an underground phenomenon.

Clocking in at pages the book — launching Tuesday, Oct. 15 — looks at Garcia's life in and out of the Grateful Dead, from the band's Sept. 2, show at the former Giants Stadium in East. "The Complete Annotated Grateful Dead Lyrics, 50th Anniversary Edition" is a well organized and very attractive book.

All of the original songs by the Grateful Dead are presented chronologically. The complete lyrics are provided as well as commentary about the lyrics that include: references to factors influencing the lyrics and what certain.

Long Strange Trip is the definitive book on the Grateful Dead, imho. And I've read them all. level 2. electric kool aid. 1 point 8 years ago. as a person currently reading Long Strange Trip, I'd suggest reading Searching for the Sound.

Long Strange Trip is a pretty heavy mix of the music scene and the Grateful dead at the time of their. Lots of folks in the band and surrounding scene have written about the Dead. Those are fine, informative reads, but the book that spoke to me is The Grateful Dead Family 's more of a coffee table book with hundreds of pictures, but it's arranged in a free-spirited.

Get this from a library. Grateful Dead Reader, The. Readers on American Musicians. [David Dodd; Diana Spaulding] -- Arranged in chronological order, these pieces add up to nothing less than a full-scale history of the greatest tour band in the history of rock.

From Tom Wolfe's account of the Dead's first. American Beauty: The Grateful Dead's Burly, Beatific Alchemist / Hal Espen. Obituary: Jerry Garcia, / Mary Eisenhart. An Elegy for Jerry / Robert Hunter.

American Beauty / Blair Jackson. The Grateful Dead: A Meditation on Music, Meaning, and Memory / Gary Burnett. The Only Song of God / Steve Silberman.

Series Title. After college Blair became a writer/editor for BAM, the California Music Magazine, and for the past two decades has been a writer/editor for Mix, the leading sound and production magazine in the U.S. Jackson has three books about the Grateful Dead published - the most recent was Garcia: An American Life, published by Viking/Penguin in Reviews:   In the GD Reader, David and Diana have collected articles, interviews, poems and writings that defy easy classification, all chronicling the Grateful Dead and Deadhead culture from the band's beginnings in to the death of Jerry Garcia in   New Grateful Dead book digs up skeletons in the closet.

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Rock music history, for the cult group The Grateful Dead/5. David Dodd is the author of The Complete Annotated Grateful Dead Lyrics. The founder of The Annotated Grateful Dead Lyrics website and coeditor of The Grateful Dead Reader and The Grateful Dead and the Deadheads: An Annotated Bibliography, he is the city librarian of San Rafael, California.

Grateful Dead book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. There is nothing like a Greatful Dead concert!Sincethere have /5. Jerry Garcia and Bob Weir perform with the Grateful Dead on Ap in San Jose, California.

Redferns Another tragedy transpired at Brendan Byrne Arena — now known as New Jersey’s. Written with the same zeal and spirit that the Grateful Dead brought to its music for more than thirty years, the book takes readers on a personal tour through the band’s inner circle, highlighting its frenetic and very human faces.

A Long Strange Trip is not only a wide-ranging cultural history, it is a definitive musical biography. Winner of the Wilbur Award. Find Resources for Reading and Studying Grateful Here. Just as she did in her award-winning book Grounded, Diana Butler Bass invites readers to understand new dimensions of American spirituality in Grateful.

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by Karen. The Grateful Dead was an American rock band formed in in Palo Alto, California. The band is known for its eclectic style, which fused elements of rock, folk, country, jazz, bluegrass, blues, gospel, and psychedelic rock; for live performances of lengthy instrumental jams; and for its devoted fan base, known as "Deadheads".

"Their music", writes Lenny Kaye, "touches on ground that most. A Long, Strange Trip: The Inside History of the Grateful Dead, by Dennis McNally You could fill a whole shelf with books about the Dead, many written by members of the group.

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I'm a new wave, in the dark, Dead fan, aka idiot. The fascist boundaries which got set up by cultish, judgmental heads like you CREATED the collapse in the social environment around the Grateful Dead in the '90s. There is so much evidence for this that I could write a book of pages without ever using my own opinions about it.