Archive for March 2nd, 2008

Grateful Dead Hour #1015

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

Week of March 3, 2008

Part 1 30:15
Deadheads for Obama 2/4/08 Warfield Theater, San Francisco

Part 2 27:10
Deadheads for Obama 2/4/08 Warfield Theater, San Francisco

Bob Weir, guitar and vocals; Phil Lesh, bass and vocals; Mickey Hart, drums and vocals; John Molo, drums; Jackie Greene, guitar, keyboards and vocals; Steve Molitz, keyboards and vocals. With Mark Karan, guitar; Barry Sless, pedal steel guitar; Hippie Bill, flag

Deadheads for Obama shirt
The “Deadheads for Obama” t-shirt sold out before the show even started, but now you can get it online. Proceeds benefit HeadCount, a voter-registration outfit that will be tabling at festivals and shows all year.

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

The Suwannee SpringFest, a festival of American roots music March 27th through 30th at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida, just across the Georgia line. David Grisman Quintet, Peter Rowan, Donna the Buffalo, Railroad Earth, Guy Clark, Commander Cody and his Lost Planet Airmen, David Gans, and many many more. Information is available at 904-249-7990 and, where you will also find information on Music Farmers, a documentary about SpringFest and MagnoliaFest, now available on DVD.

Heart of Gold Records and Dig Music, presenting the debut self-titled release from Donna Jean and The Tricksters featuring twelve original tracks including “All I Gotta Say”. Donna Jean and The Tricksters are touring nationally through April 5. The new CD is available in stores, digitally, and online. More information and tour dates are available at

Fantasma Productions, presenting the Wanee Festival April 11 and 12 at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida. Bob Weir and Ratdog, Allman Brothers Band, Government Mule, Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi, Levon Helm Band, Oteil & the Peacemakers, and many more, on two stages. The Wanee Festival, April 11 and 12 in Northern Florida. Complete artist, ticketing and festival information can be found at