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Robert Hunter

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2012

    Mickey Hart on Rhythm Devils, sampling the Big Bang and the healing power of music

    Mickey Hart (due tomorrow night at the Ogden Theatre) was one of the Grateful Dead's two drummers; along with Bill Kreutzmann, Hart helped weave the unique polyrhythms of the legendary band. Whether as a solo artist, with the Dead or as an activist, Hart always puts his heart and his being into his ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2009

    Over the Weekend: Ratdog at Chautauqua

    ​Bob Weir & Ratdog Sunday, August 30 Chautauqua Auditorium Better Than: Parts of the reunited Dead's performance in Denver a few months ago For those of us who were introduced to the Grateful Dead as elementary school kids in the late-1980s by the San Francisco band's ubiquitous MTV hit "Touc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2009

    Last night: The Dead at the Pepsi Center

    The DeadThursday, May 7, 2009Pepsi CenterBetter than: a Grateful Dead cover band but at times worse than some of Phil Lesh's bands -- wait, the Dead kind of is a Grateful Dead cover band.Singer/guitarist Bob Weir, always the wild-eyed youngster in the Grateful Dead, was in his late teens and early 2 ... More >>

  • Music

    December 26, 2002

    That's a Wrap-Up

    Backbeat writers sound off on a few of their favorite musical things from 2002.

  • Music

    October 25, 2001

    American Beauty

    A new Rhino boxed set catalogues the Grateful Dead's journey down The Golden Road.

  • Music

    August 9, 2001

    Backwash

    A lawsuit brought by nobody in particular presents could muddy the waters of the Clear Channel empire.

  • Music

    August 2, 2001

    Onward Through It All

    Jim Lauderdale has fought his way through the dregs of Nashville and emerged as a country keeper.

  • Calendar

    October 22, 1998

    Night & Day

    October 22 - 28. 1998

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