By Scott W. Allen
Aces again to again: The historical past of the thankful lifeless (1965 - 2014) info the thankful Dead's complete 50-year background, all through January, 2015, together with the Dead's statement approximately their ancient reunion indicates in Chicago this summer time, making it the main distinctive and up to date account of the Dead's historical past ever written.
Aces again to again covers the occasions resulting in the band's inception in addition to their whole 30-year reign, and is the single ebook that recounts the post-Jerry Garcia interval - from the dying of Garcia, and on during the surviving members' incarnations because the different Ones, the lifeless, RatDog, Phil Lesh and acquaintances, the Mickey Hart Band, 7 Walkers, and Furthur.
Our biography includes a Foreword from thankful lifeless lyricist and popular civil libertarian John Perry Barlow. the canopy is drawn through acclaimed poster artist Steve Johannsen (Grateful useless, Furthur, Gov't Mule) and the inner gains 20 unique illustrations through Steve and the talented Lauren Kroutil.
Aces again to again strains the group's heritage from their earliest roots - the spring, 1961 assembly of Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter - and takes the reader correct as much as January, 2015.
Every very important second within the Dead's heritage in-between is roofed. This e-book celebrates the main minute - Weir will get to sing just about all of the songs at '78 indicates in San Diego simply because Jerry is unwell - and doesn't omit the consideration: the Acid assessments, the Haight-Ashbury, Woodstock, the Wall of Sound, Watkins Glen, the may possibly eight, 1977 convey at Cornell, the Egypt live shows, at the hours of darkness, the Deadheads.
All the major gamers are right here, too; between them: Neal Cassady, Jack Kerouac, Ken Kesey, the Merry Pranksters, Robert Hunter, John Barlow, invoice Graham, Mouse & Kelley, Jerry's guitar background with luthier Doug Irwin, the Mime Troupe, the kinfolk puppy, Winterland, Augustus Owsley Stanley III.
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Aces Back to Back: The History of the Grateful Dead (1965 - 2013) by Scott W. Allen