KPFA’s annual Grateful Dead marathon: February 4, 2012
Hosted by David Gans since 1986
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Featuring: Lots of rare recordings from the archive; some unreleased Jerry Garcia Band recordings; Bonnie Simmons’ January 1976 KSAN interview with Jerry Garcia; a live performance by the David Nelson Band all the way from Hawaii; The Fall Risk live in the KPFA performance studio; and surprises still to be determined.
We’ll have a commemorative t-shirt designed and produced by Papa Lindsey:
Among our thank-you gifts: Live from Berkeley, volume 2, an exclusive compilation of live performances from the KPFA studios.
Great gratitude to:
Trixie Garcia/Jerry Garcia Family LLC
David Lemieux/Grateful Dead Productions
Ann Blonston, Paul Humphrey/Festivalink
Dave Glasser/Airshow Mastering
Live music engineer: Tony Ferro, assisted by Joel Sachs, Phil Hartman, and Michael Hosey
KPFA: Phil Osegueda, Tim Lynch, Allison Rolls, Luis Medina, Roger Marquis
Relief pitcher: Jerry Lunsford, KWMR’s Hippie from Olema
Huge thanks to Dan Ward for making the David Nelson Band feed happen from the Aloha side, and to Mark Keys for producing the concert and for encouraging the webcast to happen, and Tim Stiegler for great audio as always! And to the David Nelson Band (with guest Bill Kreutzmann) for a spectacular set!
And to Jeff Pehrson and his bandmates in The Fall Risk, and to the warm and responsive studio audience that drove the band to great heights of energy!
Music donors (Live from Berkeley, volume 2): Dan Hicks, Grandpa Banana, Galen Kipar, Caroline Aiken, Jim Page, Garrin Benfield, Del Rey and Suzy Thompson, Boris Garcia, Maurice Tani, Joe Rut, The Waybacks, Mark Karan
T-shirt: Papa Lindsey
Nick Meriwether/Grateful Dead Archive
Paul Grushkin/Dead Letters
David Raffarin/gnomesandhobbits.com (Furthur Live)
High Sierra Music Festival
Sandy Hall/Grateful Beans and Leaves
Peter Brydon/Barlovento Chocolates
Meredith Melville and Rick Hackett/Bocanova
Sandy Sonnenfelt/The Pasta Shop
Bob Jaffe/Grand Bakery
Al and Janice Lucas/Grateful Dead Tribute Bands
The Deadlists project
Rita Hurault, Don Mussell, Charlie Miller, Rob Eaton, Paul Scotton, Joani Walker, Mary Eisenhart, Marc Evans, Stuart Steinhardt, Steven Marcus, Blair Jackson, Addie Corn, Jeffrey Norman, Eli Polonsky, Gary Lambert, Bo Putnam/SOUNDsupport, Sycamore Slough String Band