Tag Archives: Jerry Garcia

“He just didn’t know any other way.”

Steve Parish was a roadie for the Grateful Dead and manager for the Jerry Garcia Band.  His 2003 autobiography, Home Before Daylight: My Life on the Road With the Grateful Dead, is about his own life and experiences.  It’s not a tell-all by any means, but of course his story overlaps with theirs. His stories …

Continue reading

Ain’t it just like the night to play tricks when you’re tryin’ to be so quiet?

Full lyrics at BobDylan.com.

Continue reading

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    

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

Thou Shalt Not Be Afraid

This’ll renew ya.

Continue reading

Nina

  How amazing is it that, with seven billion people on earth, you can look at this and instantly know not only who it is, but who drew it?

Continue reading

Time Stood Still

A beautiful song for a Sunday Morning. From SongMeanings.net: “I suppose I (writer Van Morrison) was about twelve years old. We used to go to a place called Ballystockart to fish. We stopped in the village on the way up to this place and I went to this little stone house, and there was an …

Continue reading

But not

Continue reading

Incredibly

This is a little desktop I made a long, long time ago- back when screens were still 1024 x 768.

Continue reading

Happy

“I don’t think there’s a good excuse for being unhappy.”  ~Jerry Garcia (via)

Continue reading

What A Wonderful World

This just makes me happy; not just the song, but the smiles on Jerry’s face, and cheers of the crowd. (I’ve probably posted this before.  Sometimes that happens.)

Continue reading