Category: Grateful Dead

09/23/13

Guitar Lessons From Jerry

The strangest of places? At San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall preceding the Tribute to Jerry Garcia with Warren Haynes and Company this past August, Rex board member Andy Gadiel introduced JamBase’s new CEO, Sabrina Schulz, and her husband, Jim Keller, to board member Freddy Hahne. In the conversation that followed, Jim Keller divulged his experience […]

09/20/13

Robert Hunter Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Our heartfelt congratulations to Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter, who earlier this week in Nashville accepted the Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriter at the 12th Annual Americana Music Honors. We can all attest to the life-changing impact of Hunter’s lyrics, and how strongly they influence our outlook on the world, and it’s a delight to see […]

01/27/12

Weir Spreads Joy, Revives Sweetwater

Former Grateful Dead guitarist and current Rex board member Bob Weir made local news in the Bay Area this week with the long-awaited opening of the new Sweetwater in Mill Valley. Weir, along with other pals, helped keep the beloved local venue alive for years before it finally folded it 2007, and kept the rights […]