Listen to Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia performing with pre-Dead acts Black Mountain Boys and Sleepy Hollow Hog Stompers from the ‘Before The Dead’ box set.
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Watch footage from a free show the Grateful Dead played for student protestors at Columbia University in New York City 50 years ago today.
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Paisley Park Enterprises—the merchandising arm of Prince‘s estate—has filed paperwork to release original material from the Prince archives. As TMZ reports, the estate plans to release a new book for collectors featuring the late musician’s unreleased lyrics and poetry. The book could also include never-before-seen photos and journals from Prince’s estate.
Watch The Band’s performance from German live music television show ‘Rockpalast’ filmed on June 23, 1996 in honor of Levon Helm.
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Fifty doors from New York’s Chelsea Hotel, home to writers and musicians, are sold at auction.
On the morning of April 4, 1968, Maya Angelou was in her New York City apartment kitchen, making all her favorite dishes — Texas chili with no beans, baked ham, candied yams and pineapple upside-down cake — in preparation for her 40th birthday celebration later that evening.
Then her friend Dolly…
Stream Jerry Garcia with the Sleepy Hollow Hog Stompers performing “Man of Constant Sorrow” and with the Black Mountain Boys on “Who Will Sing For Me?”
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This April Fools’ Day edition of Sunday Cinema presents a documentary on Ken Kesey and The Merry Pranksters and more.
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