the event, christened daze tween, will feature exclusive live ♫ performances and storytelling, and will take place aug 1st through 9th this yr to mark the 25th anniversary of garcia’s death. proceeds will benefit the rex foundation, grateful dead’s nonprofit organization created in 1984.
in addition to grateful dead themselves, daze tween will feature performances by dead and company, bob weir na campfire band, the jerry garcia 75th birthdy band na jerry garcia 75th birthdy acoustic band, along with dozens of other acts including amos lee, hiss golden messenger, graham nash and +.
daze tween will also include a screening of move me britely, the 2012 concert film put on by bob weir to celebrate wha’ ‘d ‘ve been garcia’s 70th birthdy. this yr, garcia’s birthdy celebration ll'be held within the livestream on aug 1st w'da dy-long event rock my soul.
beyond the livestream, daze tween will host an online auction for memorabilia s'as a guitar signed by bob weir, copies of jay blakesberg’s books of photography and a complete set of jerry garcia-inspired posters by chuck sperry.
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authors: claire shaffer