Grateful Dead Origins

Grateful Dead Origins
Publisher Z2 Comics
Release Date
Category Biography & Autobiography
Total Pages 152
ISBN 1940878306
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

The Grateful Dead are one of the most influential rock and roll bands ofall time, but every story has a start. The Grateful Dead Origins takes anin depth and personal look at the formation of one of the most importantAmerican rock bands of all time, exploring the early days of Jerry Garcia, PhilLesh, Bob Weir, Pigpen, Bill Kreutzmann and Mickey Hart, and their transitionfrom being a bar cover band to one of the greatest sounds in history. TheGrateful Dead Origins showcases the beginning of the band through the early1960's San Francisco Haight Ashbury era, becoming the house band for theKen Kesey's psychedelic "acid tests," while telling a personaltale of the highs and lows of the tightly knit community that would grow aroundthem, culminating at their historic performance at Woodstock, just one more showon their legendary road trip that would soon follow... This officialGraphic Novel will also feature an accompanying album of rare Grateful Deadmusic.

Grateful Dead Origins
  • Author : Chris Miskiewicz,The Grateful Dead
  • Publisher : Z2 Comics
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14

The Grateful Dead are one of the most influential rock and roll bands ofall time, but every story has a start. The Grateful Dead Origins takes anin depth and personal look at the formation of one of the most importantAmerican rock bands of all time, exploring the early days of

Marketing Lessons from the Grateful Dead
  • Author : David Meerman Scott,Brian Halligan
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-08-02

The Grateful Dead-rock legends, marketing pioneers The Grateful Dead broke almost every rule in the music industry book. They encouraged their fans to record shows and trade tapes; they built a mailing list and sold concert tickets directly to fans; and they built their business model on live concerts, not

Grateful Dead Comix
  • Author : Jeff Tamarkin
  • Publisher : Hyperion
  • Release Date : 1992-06-01

For the legions of Grateful Dead fans everywhere, a new, brilliantly imaginative approach to the band's music. Some of the best comic artists in the field have produced startling and wonderful interpretations of their legendary songs, including "Casey Jones", "Tennessee Jed", and others. Fully endorsed by the band. Full color

The Complete Annotated Grateful Dead Lyrics
  • Author : David G. Dodd
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-10-13

A complete collection of annotated lyrics by the prolific rock band, published to coincide with their fiftieth anniversary, features literary, historical, and cultural references for every original song.

Grateful Dead Family Album
  • Author : Jerilyn Lee Brandelius
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989

Explores the personal side of the group's experiences over the last three decades as well as their live performances.

A Long Strange Trip
  • Author : Dennis McNally
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 2007-12-18

The complete history of one of the most long-lived and legendary bands in rock history, written by its official historian and publicist—a must-have chronicle for all Dead Heads, and for students of rock and the 1960s’ counterculture. From 1965 to 1995, the Grateful Dead flourished as one of the most beloved,

Thomas Alsop
  • Author : Chris Miskiewicz
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-05-05

"What would you do if you had the magical ability and responsibility to protect the island of Manhattan from supernatural forces of evil? Well, if you're Thomas Alsop, you get a reality television show and make some money off of it, that's what." -- P.4, volume 1.

Searching for the Sound
  • Author : Phil Lesh
  • Publisher : Back Bay Books
  • Release Date : 2007-09-03

The legendary bass player tells the full, true story of his years with Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead in this "insightful and entertaining" (Austin Chronicle) memoir of life in the greatest improvisational band in American history. In a book "as graceful and sublime as a box of rain" (New

This is Where We Fall
  • Author : Chris Miskiewicz
  • Publisher : Z2 Comics
  • Release Date : 2021-04-06

Mission Operative Code-Name: Space-Man, equipped in a highly sophisticated Marine-Astronaut reactive armor, sneaks aboard the International Space Station to download an illegal payload of information for an unknown party within the U.S. Government. After everything goes wrong, Space-Man is forced to engage in an orbital-skydive, crash-landing on Earth only

Grateful Dead Gear
  • Author : Blair Jackson
  • Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Release Date : 2006

The origins and secrets of the Grateful Dead's magical sound are told! This book is the first in-depth examination of the Dead's technical side, including their recording methods. From the "Acid Tests" of the mid-'60s to the famous "Wall of Sound" PA setup in the '70s and on

Morrison Hotel  Graphic Novel
  • Author : Leah Moore
  • Publisher : Z2 Comics
  • Release Date : 2020-11-10

The Morrison Hotel anthology written by Leah Moore, in collaboration with the surviving members of the legendary rock band and drawn by artists from around the comic book world, will weave the band’s influence into some of the lore that led to their status as the architects of counterculture,

Sublime   5 at the Door
  • Author : Ryan Cady,Sublime,Z2 Comics
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2021-08-03

CELEBRATE THE SOUNDS OF SOCAL'S FAVORITE SONS WITH THIS OFFICIAL ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL! After teenage pals Bud and Eric form a band in high school, it takes a fateful meeting with a new kid named Bradley to discover the blend of punk-rock and reggae that would define an era. Xanadu

Chasin  The Bird
  • Author : Dave Chisholm,Z2 Comics
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2020-11-17

The life and legends of Charlie Parker, told through the perspectives of those who knew him: a brother, a fellow artist, a photographer, a lover, a student, and a record store owner.

The Mind of God
  • Author : Jay Lombard
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2017

With cutting-edge research and provocative case studies, renowned behavioral neurologist provides insights to some of the most curious spiritual questions of mortality. For fans of When Breath Becomes Air and the work of Oliver Sacks.

Might As Well
  • Author : Dean Budnick
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016

Bill Graham once said, "They're not the best at what they do, they're the only ones who do what they do." Graham was referring to the Grateful Dead, but this also applies to the legion of fans who traveled from show to show across America with the band.Might As