San Francisco rock band, 1965, the name taken, according to founder Jerry Garcia, from a dictionary entry he saw about the folk tale motif of a wanderer who gives his last penny to pay for a corpse's burial, then is magically aided by the spirit of the dead person. A different version of the concept is found in the Egyptian Book of the Dead.
grateful dead concerts were suddenly full of 4/20 t-shirts and fliers alluding to the secret code.
Placed in folders and lined up end to end, the grateful dead Archive would stretch the length of two football fields.
Yet the grateful dead live some 20 years after they disbanded thanks in large part to the viral success they pioneered.
This week, Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg go to war again, the art of the grateful dead, and a new indie 'it' band.
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These nine variants are, it will be seen, related in very different degrees to The grateful dead.
In ways like these the author hopes that this history of The grateful dead may be serviceable.
It is certainly worthy of notice that in eighteen forms of The grateful dead a beast appears.