Page 38 Total Environmental Theatre

Previous Next Pigpen and Phil on Haight Street On the front steps at 710 Ashbury from left in front: Jerry Garcia, Bobby Weir, Danny Rifkin second row from left: Phil Lesh, Rosie McGee, Laird Grant, Billy Kreutzmann, Tangerine, Pigpen. Rock Scully Jack Casady of...

Page 39 Shady Management

Previous Next THERE WERE FIFTEEN OF US, OR TWENTY, DEPENDING ON THE DAY. THE RENT WAS CHEAP, THE CEILINGS HIGH, THE KITCHEN TINY, THE FRONT STEPS A GREAT PLACE TO HANG OUT ON SUNNY DAYS. IT WAS A COUPLE OF BLOCKS TO THE STORE, AND IT ALWAYS SEEMED TO TAKE A REAL LONG...

Page 40 Summer of Love

Previous Next As for the crowds of seekers who had been promised the ‘Summer of Love’, they were a year too late. — Rosie McGee The band in the garden of 710 Rock and Sue Gottlieb Tim Sculley, one of the orginal recording engineers, at Trouper’s Hall...

Page 41 Outdoor Concert

Previous Next Bobby Weir, Phil Lesh and Jerry Garcia live in Camino Park, Palo Alto, California July 2, 1967 Susila and Billy Kreutzmann Photos: Main – Peter Tracy, Inest – Herb Greene Previous...

Page 42 Psychedelic and Extreme

Previous Next Many years ago, in the easy, earliest time of the Dead, I was the girl who danced on the stage — before the need for stringent backstage security, before record contracts, world travels and a general nervousness about the motives of nearby people. I had...

Page 43 Kindred Spirits

Previous Next The Grateful Dead tried to capture this gut-level excitement in their album called “The Grateful Dead.” Though there’s a taste of the Fillmore Auditorium and Avalon Ballroom, the full flavor doesn’t come through. However, the...