Tag Archives: Grateful Dead

Cult

“I want to make it clear we are not a cult. Jerry Garcia was not the messiah. We weren’t gods. We were there every night for the same reason the Deadheads were. We wanted the music to take us to a place of transcendence and elegance. We wanted to reach that group consciousness so we …

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Phil

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Once In A While

Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places if you look at it right… Full lyrics at The Annotated Grateful Dead.

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We need

    “We need magic and bliss, and power, myth, and celebration and religion in our lives, and music is a good way to encapsulate a lot of it.” ~Jerry Garcia    

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I watch it all roll by…

Standing on the moon With nothing left to do A lovely view of heaven But I’d rather be with you… Full lyrics HERE.

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I’m sure Phil thinks he’s the only one who can see him.  😀

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The Trick

  “Always recognize the dreamlike qualities of life and reduce attachment and aversion. Practice good-heartedness toward all beings. Be loving and compassionate, no matter what others do to you. What they will do will not matter so much when you see it as a dream. The trick is to have positive intention during the dream. …

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Any Day Now

I read an article once that said Jerry Garcia should not be considered  a top-tier guitarist because he played too slow. I disagreed with it.

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Like a steam locomotive

He’s gone.

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Weir Grateful

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“All I want is one to take me home…”

Full lyrics at The Annotated Grateful Dead, but this is one of those songs where the meaning is so much more than just the words. I’ve probably posted this before. Sometimes that happens.

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Brent Mydland’s Smile

 

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