Tag: Rex Foundation

10/22/20

Sweet Relief Musicians Fund/ Rex Roadie Fund

Sweet Relief Rex Roadie Fund image with logo and dials

The Rex Roadie Fund was created by Sweet Relief in partnership with the Rex Foundation to help ill, disabled and economically challenged crew who are facing financial hardship*. One hundred percent of the money donated into this fund will go toward helping roadies, tour managers, stage managers, and all production crew who work behind the […]

10/02/20

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Merch Sales Benefit Rex Roadie Fund

Let The Music Play On Street Poster

We’re delighted that Hardly Strictly Bluegrass has designated the Rex Roadie Fund, our collaboration with Sweet Relief to help out crew folks suffering the health and economic impacts of COVID-19. HSB’s “Let The Music Play On,” celebrating the Festival’s 20th anniversary, will be broadcast Saturday, October 3, from 2-5 p.m. Pacific/5-8 p-.m. Eastern at hardlystrictlybluegrass.com, […]

07/29/20

Daze Between Press Archive

square poster for Daze Between with Jerry Garcia photo

Brooklyn Vegan https://www.brooklynvegan.com/nine-day-jerry-garcia-celebration-livestream-happening-in-august-w-live-performances-storytelling-more/ JamBands.com  https://jambands.com/news/2020/07/24/grateful-dead-dead-company-bob-weir-and-more-to-be-featured-on-rex-foundation-and-jerry-garcia-familys-daze-between-livestream/ JamBase – https://www.jambase.com/article/jerry-garcia-family-the-rex-foundation-daze-between-livestream Live For Live Music  https://liveforlivemusic.com/news/daze-between-stream-announce/ Pollstar  https://www.pollstar.com/article/nine-day-daze-between-jerry-garcia-streaming-tribute-to-feature-grateful-dead-graham-nash-david-grisman-many-more-146118 Relix  https://relix.com/news/detail/grateful-dead-dead-company-bob-weir-and-more-to-be-featured-on-rex-foundation-and-jerry-garcia-familys-daze-between-livestream/ Rolling Stone  https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/jerry-garcia-to-be-honored-in-nine-day-livestream-event-1033774/

EVENT: AUG 02, 2020 in Online

Pictures and Stories with Rosie McGee

Jerry Garcia by Rosie McGee

Join us Sunday, August 2nd over at https://FANS.com/ for Photos With Stories: A conversation with Grateful Dead photographer Rosie McGee, hosted by photographer Jay Blakesberg. Visit https://www.dazebetween.com/ for more information. 2 p.m. Eastern

07/11/20

Join Jerry at the Giants Game!

SF Giants Grateful Dead logo

Normally about this time we’d be having some epic Rex gatherings at ball parks around the country. But this year, seriously not happening. All is not lost, however. You may not be able to cheer the San Francisco Giants from the stands during this season of distance–but you can send your avatar to hang at […]

04/28/20

In the Time of COVID-19, Rex Is Stepping Up for Musicians and Others

Rex Caravan art featuring bus and happy people

Just when we’d all normally be planning a whole lot of summertime music, gatherings, and musical gatherings, along comes COVID-19, and here we are sheltering in place for what promises to be a while yet. For fans, this is pretty sad, as the party is not being taken where they need it the most. But […]

EVENT: MAR 14, 2020 in Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan , CT

Grateful Dead Night at The Carriage Barn

poster-grateful dead night at the carriage barn

Heads up, Connecticut folks: Grateful Dead Night with Take a Step Back is coming to  The Carriage Barn in New Canaan on March 14. A portion of each ticket’s sale price goes to Rex, so you can feel especially good about dancing the night away! Date & time: Saturday March 14, 2020 Doors 6 p.m./Show […]

02/06/20

Humane Society of Grand Bahama

Humane Society of Grand Bahama logo

Founded in 1968, The Humane Society of Grand Bahama (HSGB) is the island’s only animal welfare organization. HSGB addresses animal over-population and suffering through programs, ongoing education and community outreach. Their US 501 (c) status was established through the Kohn Foundation of Santa Fe, New Mexico, following a visit to the island in 2004 by […]

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. 

12/11/19

American Beauty: Thanks for Making It Possible!

American Beauty Concert poster square image

What a night! (Check out our photo gallery!) As we bask in the afterglow of American Beauty,  we want to thank all of you who joined us, supported us, and otherwise made the whole incredible evening possible. We are so grateful.   Event Team Event Coordinator Theresa Hayle Artist Coordinator Jenna Lebowitz Auction Coordinator Pamela […]