Tag: Phil Lesh

01/03/20

The Ralph J. Gleason Award Origin Story

In a 1993 documentary by filmmaker Jeremy Marre (later of Anthem to Beauty) for the BBC, Jerry Garcia and Phil Lesh explain the origins of Rex’s Ralph J. Gleason Award, and we hear the music of recipients Pharaoh Saunders and David Grisman. 

07/27/16

Phil Lesh Joins August 17 Lineup

Jerry train thumbnail art for calendar

Talk about a crazy, crazy, crazy, crazy night! That would be Can’t Stop The Train, coming up August 17 at The Fillmore. It was already shaping up to be pretty awesome, but now… Jake Peavy  has just announced that Phil Lesh will be joining Jake Peavy and The Outsiders in paying tribute to Jerry onstage that […]

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 […]