Reviews

Dead and Company 6/20/18: Won't You Come Out to Play

Dead and Company 6/20/18: Won't You Come Out to Play

The Cuyahoga Valley National Park’s scenic drive will take an individual on a trip through an Ohio Sunshine Daydream. Alongside Northeast Ohio’s towering trees and rolling hills Dead and Company took Cuyahoga Falls on a psychedelic trip through the cosmos.
 
The night under the stars began as the cool drizzle began to subside and the six-piece jam machine shifted into, “Feel Like A Stranger”. As the funky vibe was solidified...


Dead and Company Review Citi Field: Six Proud Walkers On The Jingle Bell Rainbow

Dead and Company Review Citi Field: Six Proud Walkers On The Jingle Bell Rainbow

“Now more time to tell how
This is the season of what
Now is the time of returning”
 
If you aren’t familiar with these lyrics from, “The Eleven”, lyrics penned by Robert Hunter and music by Phil Lesh, you may think this is a verse from...


Dead and Company Review 6/13/18: Working on a Masterpiece

Dead and Company Review 6/13/18: Working on a Masterpiece

Hartford has been a Deadhead stomping ground for ages.. legend says you can still hear the Weir howls amongst the hills from the 3/19/1990 “Around and Around”.  Last night Dead and Company once again returned to Hartford and delivered a magnificent show with a steady and heart-filled delivery. The night began with a solid first half of the second set. “Hell in a Bucket”, “Next Time You See Me” and “Ramble on Rose” all fixated the Dead itch for all the tie-dyed-wild-eyed folks in Hartford. After the initial foundation of good vibes was laid...


Dead And Company 6/11/18 Review: Off To The Races

Dead And Company 6/11/18 Review: Off To The Races

Dead and Company’s stop at SPAC in 2017 featured the mysterious magic of the Dead’s music at full force when “Looks Like Rain” collided with drizzling rain. In a manner to continue the magic, the boys continued their summer tour and returned to SPAC last night.
 
The night began with a classic, “Jack Straw” opener. “Jack Straw” opened up Camden night 1 in a rather slow fashion. “Jack Straw” openers...


Dead and Company 6/8/2018: Here Comes Sunshine

Dead and Company 6/8/2018: Here Comes Sunshine

Our favorite warriors of the psychedelic road had pretty big shoes to fill after a more than stellar show at Deer Creek in Noblesville, Indiana. Regardless, after trucking on to Atlanta Georgia’s Cellairis Amphitheatre Dead and Company delivered another replay-worthy show.
John Mayer advised his Instagram followers via “IG story” that a rare song would make its way to the setlist that night. Any possibilities were on the table. My personal picks were the return of “Cryptical Envelopment” played twice and then shelved...