Category: Archived Events

09/07/12

Bean Blossom Fall Camping & Picking Party

On September 28 and 29 in Bean Blossom, Indiana, there’s a Fall Campin & Pickin party, which is plenty cool enough. Participating artists include Ray Lawrence Jr., 220 Breakers, Chicago Farmer and Lexi Len Minnich, and there are plenty of opportunities to jam. But it gets better… This particular festival is being held to honor […]

08/13/12

Thanks, SF Giants, McAfee, Moonalice and Many More

Jerry Garcia’s 70th birthday celebration at AT&T Park on August 1, 2012 was a night of fun, meeting and greeting, renewing old bonds, and cheering on the Giants in an event that’s become a San Francisco tradition. Moonalice added to its legend with two memorable sets before the game, one in Triples Alley at a […]

08/13/12

‘There’s a Way’–or Two or Three–at the Vibes

We were delighted when Rex supporter Henry Sidle, who last year composed the human rights anthem “The World As It Could Be” and performed it to an appreciative audience at Gathering of the Vibes, sent us his latest, “There’s a Way.” One of the most gratifying things about Rex’s work is watching the next generation […]

07/23/12

Studio BAYCAT Hosts Open House July 26

Rex grantee Studio BAYCAT invites you to its Summer Open House on Thursday, July 26, 2012. Meet the BAYCAT folks ant the young creators of the award-winning TV show Zoom-In, the 24th episode of which will be screened at the event. Fun starts at 6 p.m. at BAYCAT’s studio, 2415 Third St., Suite 230, San […]

07/03/12

Dogpatch Junction Announces Rex Shows!

We’re delighted to welcome San Francisco’s own Dogpatch Junction to the Rex Musical Caravan. These guys combine jazz, blues, rock and folk in a very danceable jam-band style, and two of their upcoming Bay Area gigs are fundraisers for the Rex Foundation. Thanks so much! First up, July 27 at the Presidio Yacht Club in […]

07/03/12

The THUGZ Return for Rex!

Our friends the Tribal Hippie Underground Zone (THUGZ), Sonoma County’s own legendary jam-dance band, are longtime strong supporters of the Rex Foundation. You loved ’em at the Giants game last year… Now here they are again with an awesome night of Jerry Week music at the Rio Nido Roadhouse. It’s the band’s annual celebration of […]

06/28/12

Pinnacle Jam II Raising Funds for Rex

As the festival season gets under way, we’re delighted to report that thanks to our friends at Flagship Music Productions, the upcoming Pinnacle Jam II in Kempton, PA September 14 and 15, 2012 is going to be a fundraiser for the Rex Foundation! Tickets are $45 for the entire weekend, which includes music by Juggling […]

06/26/12

SF Giants Celebrate Jerry’s 70th Birthday!

Join us at AT&T Park August 1 as the San Francisco Giants salute Jerry Garcia on his 70th birthday! A portion of all ticket sales benefits the Rex Foundation and other Grateful Dead related charities, so come on down, celebrate Jerry, and cheer the Giants against the Mets! Moonalice rocks the ballpark with pre-game music […]

06/15/12

Mickey Hart Brings Cosmic Vibrations to the Fillmore June 30

June 30 in San Francisco, Rex board member Mickey Hart brings his band to the Fillmore for a show featuring material from his new album, Mysterium Tremendum, along with his solo hits and Grateful Dead songs. With Mysterium Tremendum, released in April, Hart is pushing the boundaries of what we know as music, creating a […]

06/15/12

Hamsa Lila’s July Tour Helps Rex!

We’re delighted to welcome the latest band to hop aboard the Rex Musical Caravan: World music groovemasters Hamsa Lila, who just announced a rare tour with seven West Coast stops from July 17-28, 2012. A portion of each ticket’s sale price benefits the Rex Foundation, and we’d like to thank Hamsa Lila for their kind […]