grateful dead

Art

A New Book Flips Through a Decade of Rock Concerts

'OMG Posters: A Decade of Rock Art' features 400 limited edition gig posters from the top rock bands of the last 10 years.
Nathaniel Ainley
11.6.16
Art

The Grateful Dead's Drummer Mickey Hart Paints Using Vibrations

The Dead's legendary drummer wants his paintings to get you high.
Taylor Lindsay
10.18.16
News

The Long, Strange Trip of a Federal Prisoner Who Loves the Grateful Dead and Acid

Thanks to mandatory minimum sentencing, Deadheads like Tim Tyler—who has been locked up for almost a quarter of a century—are missing out on the Grateful Dead 50th anniversary shows this weekend.
Seth Ferranti
7.2.15
Drugs

The Psychedelic 'Drugs Wizard' Who Ran One of England's Biggest LSD Labs

I spoke to Casey Hardison, an American who spent nine years in jail for concocting hallucinogenics, about his long, strange trip.
Michael Allen
10.29.14
Comics!

Ear Gear

Are You Listening To The Dead or Are You Listening To The Dead?
Patrick Kyle
8.25.14
Words

The Guy Who Invented Glow Sticks Had No Idea They Were So Popular

"Maybe my granddaughter will think I’m cool now." A history lesson from Father Glow.
Brittany Gaston
11.26.13
Stuff

Cleaning Out Sheds with the Merry Pranksters' Ken Babbs

Time has been good to Babbs. At 73, he still bursts with energy and ideas even if he no longer looks like the spry, DayGlo weirdo from Tom Wolfe's legendary book.
River Donaghey
12.6.12
The The West is the Best Issue

& Stoned

Lots of moody lights and the smell of burning herbs.
Matt Eberhart
12.1.03
The 80s Issue

Behind The Music

Remember Stanley Mouse? He's the guy who did all the Journey covers, even that shitty Frontiers one. He's also the guy who basically invented the idea of rock merchandise. He's also the guy who did all the Grateful Dead's art.
Christi Bradnox
12.1.02