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Craig Finn, members of Phish & Vampire Weekend to perform at Jerry Garcia tribute concert

on August 02, 2012, 1:45pm

jerry garcia Craig Finn, members of Phish & Vampire Weekend to perform at Jerry Garcia tribute concert

Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir will mark the 70th birthday of his late bandmate Jerry Garcia with an all-star tribute concert featuring Phish’s Mike Gordon, Vampire Weekend’s Chris Tompson, The Hold Steady’s Craig Finn and Tad Kubler, Cass McCombs, and Neal Casal, along with Grateful Dead vocalist Donna Jean Godchaux and Furthur’s Joe Russo and Jeff Chimenti, reports Rolling Stone. The concert takes place at Weir’s TRI Studios in San Rafael this Friday, August 3rd, and will be streamed live online at TRIStudios.com. Actor Luke Wilson will host the festivities.

Watch Garcia and Grateful Dead perform “Peggy O” in 1994:

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The Future Heart
August 3, 2012 at 11:31 am

A preview of what to expect tonight – including a short film Weir made documenting the evening come together – is here http://psychexfutureheart.wordpress.com/garcia70webcast Members of The National, The Walkmen and Yellowbirds played at Bob Weir’s TRI Studios in their first webcast this past March. Photos and a video stream of that entire show at http://psychexfutureheart.wordpress.com/2012/03/24/live-head-count For more of Future Heart’s Jerry Garcia week visit http://www.facebook.com/TheFutureHeart/posts/423879330989391 and https://twitter.com/FutureHeartDay

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