Tag: Bob Weir

02/02/12

An Evening of Storytelling at TRI Studios: Page 3

More video excerpts from An Evening of Rex Storytelling at TRI Studios page 1 page 2 httpv://youtu.be/Ibwt00EpaLw Barlow talks about philanthropy httpv://youtu.be/jolZ_qmMkFE Mickey & Barlow talk about the Lithuanian basketball team httpv://youtu.be/rG9QlAE1qvY Bob Weir talks about intuition and Rex Foundation httpv://youtu.be/_ZIQp3KiLsc Mickey Hart talks about The Mickey Hart Band httpv://youtu.be/HHQ24etto7M Carolyn Garcia talks about Rex […]

02/02/12

An Evening of Rex Storytelling from TRI Studios: Page 2

More video excerpts from An Evening of Rex Storytelling at TRI Studios page 1 page 3 httpv://youtu.be/KVYXKcmppXY Bob Weir talks about the TRI Studios vision httpv://youtu.be/qcgypiSO8Zs Mickey Hart talks about the origins of the Rex Foundation httpv://youtu.be/KpddzfjD-4U Barlow talks about deadicated Rex grantees httpv://youtu.be/oNGKZrLIO0U Carolyn Garcia talks about early Rex grant proposals httpv://youtu.be/iY2XmAG6Rl0 Bob Weir […]

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 […]

08/28/11

Thank You, San Francisco Giants!

It was another memorable night at AT&T Park as the San Francisco Giants celebrated Grateful Dead Night August 9 with an evening that included much  festivity (including a pre-game fundraiser in Triples Alley featuring longtime Rex supporters Tribal Hippie Underground Zone-THUGZ). You’re sure to recognize a few faces in these scenes captured by Bob Minkin […]

08/19/11

An Evening of Rex Storytelling from TRI Studios: Page 1

Inspired by Jon McIntire and Mickey Hart’s idea  of having  long-standing Rex board members tell stories about Rex grants that were especially memorable to them over the years, we recently were able to put together a special occasion at Bob Weir’s TRI Studios.  Having  seen Bill Walton’s magic in eliciting great tales at the Sacramento […]

10/12/10

Cruisin’ for Rex

Here’s a great way to start the new year—and help Rex at the same time! Cloud 9 Adventures, producer of the music-themed Jam Cruise, has generously created an opportunity for Rex Foundation supporters to  enjoy a special vacation while also benefiting Rex. Visit jamcruise.com to view the impressive list of musicians who will be performing […]

06/17/09

Rex invites Musicians, Bands and Promoters to get on Board the Rex Music Caravan

The Rex Foundation hopes you all get on board the Rex Music Caravan over the summer when you encounter a Rex Jam at the summer festivals or see one of the bands on the Music Caravan. Rex Jams are when one of the bands announces from the stage that “this is a Rex Jam segment”. […]

06/14/09

Taj Mahal at Silver Oak Cellars 6-11-2009

In the heart of Napa Valley and California viticulture is Silver Oak Cellars, considered to be among the producers of the finest cabernet sauvignon in the world. The winery and vineyards are nestled between Route 29 and the Silverado Trail on Oakville Cross Road. Thanks to Executive Vice President and Rex board member Tim Duncan, […]

02/03/09

Bob Weir to Help Rex grantee Project Avary Celebrate its 10th Anniversary

If you are going to be in San Francisco on Wednesday, March 4th, please join Project Avary at the Great American Music Hall for an intimate evening that promises to be a literary and musical treat. Project Avary offers summer and family camps, field trips, and leadership programs for children with incarcerated parents. Founded by […]