Jerry Garcia

Interviews

The Unexpected (and Maybe Punk?) Documentary on The Grateful Dead

'Long Strange Trip' director Amir Bar-Lev explains his love for the Dead and how he wanted to make a definitive documentary from a punk vantage point.
Justin Joffe
5.25.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

The First Trailer for the Four-Hour, Scorsese-Produced Grateful Dead Doc Is Here

'Long Strange Trip' promises to be the "definitive" documentary of rock's greatest cult band. It's been long enough.
Phil Witmer
5.16.17
Interviews

The Story of the Best Grateful Dead Show Ever

'Cornell '77: The Music, the Myth, and the Magnificence of the Grateful Dead's Concert at Barton Hall' explores the show's story.
Seth Ferranti
4.13.17
Stuff

The Trippy Life of the LSD Manufacturer Who ‘Helped Create the 60s’

Augustus Owsley Stanley III was the LSD chemist and audio maestro who not only created the Grateful Dead's "Wall of Sound" and inspired the band's dancing bear iconography, but also created the drugs that sparked the "spirit of that era."
Seth Ferranti
11.13.16
Interviews

Bob Weir's Long, Strange Trip West

The iconic member of The Grateful Dead talks his first solo record in over a decade, fascination with the American West, and how he's still, somehow, searching.
Jeff Weiss
11.8.16
Features

The Wall of Sound

The untold story of the Grateful Dead's short-lived mega PA, arguably the largest, most technologically innovative sound system ever built.
Brian Anderson
7.5.15
Film

'Montage of Heck' Is a 'Film About Our Whole Generation,' Says Director Brett Morgen

The director and Courtney Love spoke onstage about truth, love, and "Cobain's disease" after a screening at the Tribeca Film Festival.
James Yeh
4.21.15
A Few Impressions

My Friend, Jonah

Jonah Hill is a lovable mensch who embodies so much and has so much more to give. Early on in his career, Jonah was hired to fill Seth Rogen's "Likable Jew with a Fresh Mouth" bucket. But after <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i>, Jonah is quickly veering...
James Franco
5.29.14
Gear

Buy a Sorta-Famous Person’s Music Gear on eBay!

As many of you have probably not heard by now, Guided By Voices drummer Kevin Fennell is selling his old drumset on eBay. For $55,000. WTF.
Leo Maymind
10.22.13