LIVE DEAD ‘69 have announced 9 shows for their 4th annual UK trek, performing in England, Scotland & Wales. The All-Star, legacy ensemble, will debut “Europe ’72” – a mighty repertoire haul – for 2020.
Their UK tours … winter shows in February 2017 & 2018, Spring 2018 with “Morning Dew” composer Bonnie Dobson on the 2nd night in London – have furthered a mythology of the all encompassing Grateful Dead 50+ year zeitgeist.
Tom Constanten, original Grateful Dead pianist, inducted into The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1995 and was essential to Grateful Dead’s first 2 experimental studio recordings “Anthem of The Sun” and “Aoxomoxoa.”
Mark Karan, lead guitarist with Bob Weir’s Rat Dog and The Other Ones, who is also a regular member in the rotating line-up of Phil Lesh & the Terrapin Family band.
Slick Aguilar played lead guitar with David Crosby Band 1982-1985. That tear he co-founded KBC, and played lead guitar in Paul Kantner’s Jefferson Starship for 2,000 shows over 30 years, longer than any other musician.
Richard Newman, acclaimed drummer, just recorded Robert Plant’s new single. He also tours with Paul Rodgers, as well as Deb Bonham – He played extensively in Jefferson Starship including for their only ever shows in Brazil, Sweden and Serbia. He was one of Paul Kantner’s all time favorite drummers.
Tony Morley, UK multi-instrumentalist – a long time member of Jefferson Starship, having appeared with them for throughout the world for 13 years – including Japan.