Reviews — Dead and Company

Summer Tour Opener Review: The Return of Mama Tried

Summer Tour Opener Review: The Return of Mama Tried




As the sun began to bid farewell to California’s Bay Area the tie dyed visions of yesteryear and tomorrow rose from the grounds of Shoreline Ampitheatre for Dead and Company’s summer tour 2019 opener. The imminent return of lot burritos and fragrant patchouli reflected the ever expanding cosmos of the Dead’s world. Bobby Weir and fellow Dead and Company hit the stage and promptly began to expand the cosmic joke of humility with a “Playin in the Band” opener. 


Weir’s howls on “Some folks trust in reason, others trust in might, I don’t trust nothin’ but I...


Not Fade Away: Last Dead & Company 2018 Show

Not Fade Away: Last Dead & Company 2018 Show

Last night at Lockn Festival the mountain ranges of Virginia echoed with the familiar heartbeat that comes along with, “Not Fade Away”, as Dead and Company prepared to hit the stage for the encore to their last show of 2018. Deadheads of all ages, creeds, and colors bounced back and forth to the beat as if in a trance until the band hit the stage. Once Dead and Company returned to the stage they graced the audience with D&C’s first three-song encore. Souls were moved and tears were shed as the curtain was pulled on the last Dead and Company show of 2018.

At Least I'm Enjoying the Ride: Lockn Dead & Company Night 1 Setlist Review

At Least I'm Enjoying the Ride: Lockn Dead & Company Night 1 Setlist Review

The mountain ranges began to turn a darker hue of purples as the sun set upon Infinity Downs Farm for Dead and Company’s first performance last night at Lockn Festival. At the present time, most Deadheads can agree that there has been an excessive amount of chatter regarding the tempo of Dead and Company shows and the boys came to Virginia with all intentions to strike those down.

Dead & Company LOCKN 2018 Set List Predictions

Dead & Company LOCKN 2018 Set List Predictions

LOCKN is getting closer by the day and our anticipation for the must see festival of the year grows by the second. The thirst for LOCKN is often bitter sweet because our favorite band of musician is heading home to rest those bones for the reminder of the 2018. This leaves us to wonder, what could the boys have in store for us?

Dead & Company Summer Tour 2018: The Numbers, The Bust Outs, and Uncle Johnny Boy's Band

Dead & Company Summer Tour 2018: The Numbers, The Bust Outs, and Uncle Johnny Boy's Band

Dead & Company continued blowing minds and testing the waters this summer, playing a whopping 117 different songs in 24 shows.  This included six debut songs and teases from many famous songs not from the Grateful Dead's catalog.