Category: Rex Musical Caravan

07/26/18

Scenes of Unlimited Devotion, 2018

It was another weekend of goodness June 9-10 at The Ardmore and surrounding area, as folks gathered to honor Wavy Gravy, hear a lot of incredible music, check out Scott Shapiro’s poster collection, and raise funds for Rex and Camp Winnarainbow. The Ardmore’s Chris Perella notes that it was “just a really smooth, packed, highly […]

05/10/18

Fun in Boulder! Pre- and Post-Dead & Company Shows Support Rex

Going to the Dead & Company shows in Boulder? You’re invited to join us for some pre- and post-show fun at the Fox Theatre in Boulder. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 11. Thursday, July 12, it’s Big Something – Dead & Company Pre-Party, as  Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers open and Big Something […]

08/29/17

Unlimited Devotion:
A Community Grows at the Ardmore

It all started when Scott Shapiro’s father-in-law, an avid collector, gave him the famed Avalon Ballroom Skull and Roses poster as a gift. Shapiro, who calls himself a regular guy who’s had a lifelong love affair with the Grateful Dead, was hooked. The art, the history, the stories all drew him in, and soon his […]

02/08/17

The Contribution Supports Rex With ‘Back This Way’

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Tim Carbone, Phil Ferlino, Jeff Miller, Keith Moseley, Sheryl Renee, Matt Butler, and Duane Trucks—AKA The Contribution—join musical forces to release their second album, Wilderness and Space, on LoHi Records. Over the next several months, they’ll be releasing tracks one at a time. The first track, “Back This Way,” is due for release February 17—and its […]

11/30/16

Amy Helm on Ramble On Rose

Check out this great interview with Amy Helm about her father, Levon Helm, as well as the Midnight Ramble Band and their upcoming appearance at The Fillmore! (Amy Helm photo © Rich Gastwirt)

11/17/16

If You Get Confused, Listen to the
Music Play: A Note From
Rex Foundation Executive Director
Cameron Sears

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Dear Friends of Rex: I am sure many of us have spent some time over the past few days considering the uncertainty that has developed as a result of the recent election. I am reminded of the time I was confronting similar feelings while dealing with the passing of Jerry and the tumult that it […]

09/12/16

#VotePeavy: Jake Peavy Nominated for Roberto Clemente Award

We’re happy to pass along the news that SF Giants pitcher and Rex partner Jake Peavy (recently of Can’t Stop The Train fame) is in the running for Major League Baseball’s Robert Clemente Award — and that your vote can help him win! Named after the late, legendary Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder, who was known for […]

05/18/16

A Great Night in Boston!

Thank you to the Boston Red Sox and all who made Grateful Dead Tribute night at Fenway Park on April 28, 2016 such an awesome event. Thanks to the Kind Buds, who played the pregame VIP reception, and Fennario, who rocked Yawkey Way. The event raised over $10,000 for the Rex Foundation, and we’re very […]

08/18/15

DeadBase: Rex Musical Caravan Pioneers!

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For most of us, DeadBase needs little introduction: it’s been the go-to resource and reference for tapers, historians, archivists and other serious students of the Grateful Dead for decades. Perhaps less well known is DeadBase’s long support of the Rex Foundation, which continues with the latest edition, DeadBase 50. Co-author and longtime Rex supporter Stu […]

07/17/15

St. Louis Cardinals Support Rex!

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And now, a message from the St. Louis Cardinals! Dead Freaks Unite! Who Are You? Where are You? How Are You?! Head on down to Busch Stadium on Wednesday, September 2, as we celebrate 50 years of the Band Beyond Description. With the purchase of your special Grateful Dead Night Theme Ticket you will receive […]