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Airs at: Sat, 12/16/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Good ol' Grateful Dead

Every Saturday 12:00pm to 2:00pm.
Host by week of the month:

1 - Matt (Rolling Thunder Review

2 - Sun (Anthem of the Sun)

3 - Andrew (Unbroken Chain

4 - Phil G. (Forests of Fennario)  

5 -  Dr. Jane

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Grateful Dead & Friends - Anthem of the Sun

Airs at: Sat, 12/09/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Happy Saturday.  I've got a weather related show today. I hope you are able to tune in and enjoy the tunes and jams. This time the show will have music from the Grateful Dead, Phish, Widespread Panic and String Cheese Incident.  There will also be ticket giveaways for the... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends on 12/02/23

Airs at: Sat, 12/02/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Grateful Dead and Friends on 11/25/23

Airs at: Sat, 11/25/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

50 Years Later - 1973 Part 2

Airs at: Sat, 11/18/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Back in February I wrote about how that anniversary special would include many brand new songs.  Now approaching the other end of the year, the band has seriously tested out all that material and in today's anniversary feature, you're going to to hear the results from two o... Read more

Grateful Dead & Friends - Anthem of the Sun

Airs at: Sat, 11/11/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Happy Fall Day. Today's version of Anthem of the Sun will be about sandwiches, the musical kind not that boring ham & cheese.  Growing up going to shows if a band played a song, segued into another song and then segued back into the song before, we called it a sandwich. The... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends on 11/04/23

Airs at: Sat, 11/04/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm

A Lovely View of Heaven Fresh From the Vine

Airs at: Sat, 10/28/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Hey now, Phil G here. Saturday 10/28, I will be featuring some choice cuts on Grateful Dead and Friends. Among other things; I will play a long promised cut that kept getting delayed. I think it will be worth the wait. I will also be playing some cuts from Oteil Burbridge's ... Read more

Grateful Dead Debut Openers

Airs at: Sat, 10/21/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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With a songbook encompassing nearly 600! songs, The Grateful Dead may have debuted more songs in concert than any other band.  Infrequently, this song debut also opened that show.  This special, which I've been sitting on for years until the time was ripe (pun intended), ce... Read more

Set the Controls for the Anthem of the Sun

Airs at: Sat, 10/14/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tune into this annular eclipse special during our Fall Membership Drive.  Please consider donating today to support the community radio station with the best music and public affairs programming. Everyone that donates $55+ will receive an email to choose from a list of grea... Read more

Grateful Dead and Friends on 10/07/23

Airs at: Sat, 10/07/2023 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm