1. Dead & Company Keyboardist Jeff Chimenti on the Art of the Jam: 'Be Malleable, Pay Attention and Listen'

    December 30, 2015 2:00 PM EST 0 0 0 For 18 years, Jeff Chimenti has had a rare view into the world of the  Grateful Dead -- from the side. As longtime keyboardist for Dead guitarist Bob Weir 's side gig Ratdog, the versatile musician has also sat in with bassist Phil Lesh for Phi ...

  2. Live Music's $20 Billion Year: The Grateful Dead's Fare Thee Well Reunion, Taylor Swift, One Direction Top Boxscore's Year-End

    December 11, 2015 3:04 PM EST 0 0 0 Grateful Dead’s "Fare Thee Well" tops all, though Taylor Swift, U2, Billy Joel, Kenny Chesney perform well. As the sun began to set on Chicago’s Soldier Field, the positive vibe was palpable as more than 70,000 fans -- most of them clutchi ...

  3. Trey Anastasio Talks Grateful Dead Shows, Future of Phish in 'Guitar World' Cover Story

    December 03, 2015 5:03 PM EST 0 0 0 In a new cover story for Guitar World magazine, Trey Anastasio touches on the history and future of Phish and takes a look back at his Fare Thee Well shows with the Grateful Dead back in June and July. The Phish frontman shares an interesting story ...

  4. One More Saturday Night: Dead & Company Go to Work with Masterful John Mayer

    November 01, 2015 3:30 PM EST Bringing new blood into an established band is a tricky proposition. Look at any number of heritage acts -- from Def Leppard to Van Halen , Kiss to the Allman Brothers  -- and their mutating lineups, some accepted more willingly by fans than ot ...

  5. Grateful Dead Shares Tracklist For 'Fare Thee Well' Box Sets

    October 15, 2015 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 A bounty of footage from the Grateful Dead’s July 2015 residency at Chicago’s Soldier Field will be captured in a selection of forthcoming box sets. Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead is due Nov. 20, but the official track listing ...

  6. An Exclusive Performance by the Musician Trey Anastasio

    An Exclusive Performance by the Musician Trey Anastasio

    October 09, 2015 10:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 The musician Trey Anastasio gives an acoustic performance of one of the songs from his forthcoming album. phish , the new yorker , Acoustic Music , live performance , nyer festival , 5minmedia , new album , New Yorker , live performances , Trey Anas ...

  7. Trey Anastasio Talks Grateful Dead, Phish Tour & Advice for John Mayer in 'Relix' Story

    October 08, 2015 8:00 AM EDT 1.764 k 181 17 Courtesy Photo It's been a banner year for Trey Anastasio , who masterfully stepped up and performed with the Grateful Dead at their highly publicized Fare Thee Well concerts, before hopping on Phish 's summer tour. Anastasio then ...

  8. The Grateful Dead Is Resurrected Once More, This Time With John Mayer: Exclusive

    August 05, 2015 11:43 AM EDT 12.419 k 1.176 k 69 Dead & Company will make its debut at Madison Square Garden on Halloween. The Grateful Dead ’s run of five sold-out shows earlier this summer, billed as Fare Thee Well and featuring Phish ’s Trey Anastasio , was not a final farewel ...

  9. Grateful Dead, Trey Anastasio Bid Final Fare Thee Well at Third Chicago Show: Concert Review

    July 05, 2015 10:37 PM EDT Has this long, strange trip really come to an end? The members of the  Grateful Dead began their third and final Fare Thee Well show at Chicago's Soldier Field with a bow. Gathering at center stage, the "core four" --  Bob Weir , ...

  10. Grateful Dead Fare Thee Well Sets Attendance Record at Chicago's Soldier Field

    July 04, 2015 3:00 PM EDT 1.522 k 177 3 "The response has been one of police, the city, and fans working harmoniously," co-promoter Peter Shapiro tells Billboard the morning after night 1. The trippy circus that follows the Grateful Dead  descended on Chicago en masse as ...

  11. Grateful Dead Fare Thee Well: Trey Anastasio For the Win on Night Two in Santa Clara

    June 29, 2015 1:02 AM EDT After the shredding, a moment of silence to those gone before their time. Plus: John Mayer. Night two of the Grateful Dead ’s Fare Thee Well run-up got off to a funky and ferocious start. The cobwebs were shaken loose, the groove found its pocke ...

  12. Grateful Dead Fare Thee Well Arrives & Thrives with Trey Anastasio on the Side

    June 28, 2015 7:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard reviews the Santa Clara, Calif. debut of the jam supergroup. Other than the lineup, there were few givens about the debut of Fare Thee Well, the five-date run of shows headlined by the “core four” of the Grateful Dead --  Bob Weir , Phil L ...

  13. Peter Shapiro, Co-Producer of the Grateful Dead's Reunion Concerts, Reveals How He Got the Band Back Together

    June 26, 2015 10:00 AM EDT Peter Shapiro -- co-producer of The Grateful Dead’s Fare Thee Well shows in Chicago and California, owner of the Brooklyn Bowl franchise and more -- isn’t just a Deadhead. He dates the beginning of his career to a 1993 show in Chicago that inspir ...

  14. 5 Phish Songs That Could Pass for the Grateful Dead

    June 19, 2015 9:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 The somewhat dormant yet long-running discussion & comparison of the two bands has been awakened. As anticipation builds for the Grateful Dead 's five Fare Thee Well concerts and the Phish  summer tour, the somewhat dormant yet long-running ...

  15. Watch the Grateful Dead's Phil Lesh and Phish's Trey Anastasio Jam Together

    May 02, 2015 2:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Anticipation is building for Fare Thee Well, with the latest appetite-whetting teaser coming out of Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, Calif. Anticipation is building for the Grateful Dead 's Fare Thee Well concerts with the latest appetite-whe ...

  16. Behind the Scenes of the Grateful Dead's Historic, Hugely Profitable Reunion

    April 24, 2015 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With two more reunion shows, the pioneering jam band foils scalpers and appeases shut-out fans while looking at a haul of $50 million. But is the end really near, or will a new lineup appear? When the "Core Four" surviving members of The G ...

  17. Grateful Dead Reunion: Will John Mayer Be Playing With the Band?

    April 24, 2015 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 According to sources, a trek with the Grammy-winning singer and guitarist is being planned for the fall. The Grateful Dead reunion shows, five in total scheduled for June 27 and 28 in Santa Clara, Calif. and July 4-6 in Chicago, look to have a poten ...

  18. Grateful Dead Announce Additional Shows With Trey Anastasio, Address Heads & Scalpers in Letter

    April 10, 2015 3:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. will host two more Fare Thee Well dates on June 27 and 28. "This is it," writes the band. When 210,000 tickets to the Grateful Dead 's three-night Fare Thee Well run at Chicago's Soldier ...

  19. Will the Grateful Dead's Fare Thee Well Three-Night Stand Go Down in Rock History?

    March 09, 2015 10:00 AM EDT Fare Thee Well's three-night Solider Field sellout will go down in rock history. In the 20 years since the death of The Grateful Dead 's Jerry Garcia , no solo tour or post-1995 configuration managed to tap into the box-office power o ...

  20. Grateful Dead's 'Fare Thee Well' Tickets Offered for $116,000 on Secondary Market

    March 02, 2015 5:34 AM EST 21.849 k 238 26 The Grateful Dead's Fare Thee Well show has sold out in minutes, but Deadheads with deep pockets are still in with a chance. Stubhub is offering tickets for the three-day show with a top-price at $116,000 (and change), down to the &qu ...

  21. Grateful Dead Final Shows With Trey Anastasio Officially Sold Out

    March 01, 2015 1:56 PM EST 4.373 k 157 41 The Grateful Dead Fare thee Well concert, set for Chicago's Soldier Field July 3-5, is officially sold out. After being blown away by mail order ticket requests and VIP experience demand, producers of the concert saw general public on- ...

  22. 'Deadheads' Ask to Camp Out During Band's Chicago Concerts

    January 24, 2015 3:53 PM EST Fans of the Grateful Dead want a campout style atmosphere during three 50th anniversary concerts in July at Chicago's Soldier Field, but whether the venue will allow it is another question. Grateful Dead Reunion Q&A: Bob Weir & Trey ...

  23. 10 Things to Know About Trey Anastasio

    January 16, 2015 9:45 AM EST The Phish frontman will play with the Grateful Dead at Chicago's Soldier Field in July. What kind of credentials does one need to handle Jerry Garcia 's guitar parts and vocals with the original "Core Fore" members of the Grate ...

  24. Exclusive: Grateful Dead to Reunite, Jam With Trey Anastasio for Final Shows

    January 16, 2015 9:30 AM EST 28.461 k 612 57 In a match made in hippie heaven, Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio will join the four living original members of The Grateful Dead for three 50th-anniversary shows July 3-5 at Soldier Field in Chicago. The Dead's last performance with J ...

  25. Mike Gordon Talks New Solo Album and Being 'Deeply In Love' With Phish

    February 24, 2014 10:36 AM EST The Phish bassist releases "Overstep," his fourth solo effort, plus reveals his band's next album is "getting there… Everyone's working from their separate spots but it's sounding pretty fantastic" This week, Ph ...

  26. New Year's Eve Concert Guide: From Jay-Z/Coldplay to Skrillex; Nicki Minaj to Willie Nelson, and More

    December 28, 2012 3:00 PM EST Jay-Z (left) with Coldplay's Chris Martin play Brooklyn's Barclays Center on New Year's Eve. (Getty) Across the country -- from Coldplay and Jay-Z in Brooklyn and Nicki MInaj in Vegas to Skrillex in Detroit and Willie Nelson in Aust ...

  27. New Year's Eve: 13 Hot Shows to Ring In 2013

    December 28, 2012 2:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Across the country, music fans will be kicking off 2013 at massive arenas and intimate venues, at overwhelming raves and scintillating hip-hop shows, at rock showcases and pop explosions. Which New Year's Eve experience is right for you? Check ...

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  29. Hurricane Sandy Causes Multiple Concert Cancelations, Postponements in Northeast (Update)

    October 29, 2012 5:00 PM EDT UPDATE: With multiple Northeast concerts already postponed or canceled, Hurricane Sandy is now stretching out into the middle of the week as promoters and music venues cancel events set for Tuesday (Oct. 30) and Wednesday. In addition to New York, ...

  30. The Beat 8/16: Alicia Keys Announces 'Girl on Fire,' Gotye Makes a YouTube Mashup

    August 16, 2012 1:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Welcome to the Thursday, Aug. 16 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, where host Jonathan Brooks takes you through the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts -- from ...

  31. Phish's Trey Anastasio Announces Solo Album, Fall Tour

    August 14, 2012 5:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Phish fans will have something new to fry this fall: a solo album from guitarist Trey Anastasio . His ninth solo album, "Traveler," is due Oct. 16 via Rubber Jungle/ATO Records. In hopes to create a "cinematic end result," Anasta ...

  32. Billboard Touring Conference & Awards 2011 Hub

    November 14, 2011 1:33 AM EST November 11, 2011 | Video Perry Farrell Talks Art, Commerce, Lollapalooza; Compares Himself With Axl Rose @ BB Touring Conf (Video) Shortly after Perry Farrell's Keynote Q&A with Billboard's Bill Werde at our Touring Conference on Th ...

  33. Backbeat: Phish's Trey Anastasio, Jason Aldean, Neal Schon & Michaele Salahi Rock Billboard's 2011 Touring Awards

    November 11, 2011 10:00 AM EST Left to Right: Michaele Salahi, Journey's Neal Schon, Phish's Trey Anastasio, Jason Aldean and Billboard's Ray Waddell (Photo: Michael Seto) After two days of heady panel discussions at the Billboard Touring Conference on such topic ...

  34. Journey's Neal Schon, Phish's Trey Anastasio, Perry Farrell Share Memories At Billboard Touring Awards

    November 11, 2011 2:05 AM EST Journey's Neal Schon and Ross Valory accept the Legend of Live award at the Billboard Touring Awards in New York. (Photo: Michael Seto). Tributes came in several shapes and sizes Thursday night at the Billboard Touring Awards in New York, but ...

  35. 'Phish 3D' Movie Brings the Jam to Fans

    April 23, 2010 5:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 Intricate jams, flying glow sticks, pot smoke hanging in the air, totally unselfconscious dancing--plus comfortable chairs, unbeatable views and air conditioning. This is the kind of almost-live experience that a 3D jam-fest concert film would ideal ...

  36. ABBA, Hollies, Genesis, Iggy Pop Enter Rock Hall

    March 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT An English band steeped in harmony, a reggae pioneer, progressive rockers who thrived despite a defection, four Swedes who combined their nation's traditions with their rock heroes and a man who prowled a ballroom floor singing "I Wanna ...

  37. Stooges, Genesis, ABBA Enter Rock Hall of Fame in NYC Ceremony

    March 15, 2010 11:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 An English band steeped in harmony, a reggae pioneer, progressive rockers who thrived despite a defection, four Swedes who combined their nation's traditions with their rock heroes and a man who prowled a ballroom floor singing "I Wanna Be ...

  38. iTunes Sells 10 Billionth Track, Black Eyed Peas Back On Top

    February 25, 2010 5:50 PM EST 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Apple's iTunes store sold its 10 billionth song on Wednesday, and awarded the winning purchaser with a $10,000 iTunes gift card. The Black Eyed Peas have unseated Ke$ha from ...

  39. Trey Anastasio, Wyclef Among Rock Hall Presenters

    February 25, 2010 11:09 AM EST 0 0 0 Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio is inducting rock group Genesis into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next month. The presenters were announced Tuesday by the hall, which is based in Cleveland. Wyclef Jean will honor Jimmy Cliff . Barry and Robin Gibb ...

  40. Trey Anastasio & Classic TAB / Feb. 16, 2010 / New York City (Terminal 5)

    February 24, 2010 6:40 PM EST 0 0 0 It's been quite a ride for Trey Anastasio since July 2008, when the Phish frontman resurrected the Trey Anastasio Band (TAB) at a show in Brooklyn. Though his self-titled side project never really went away, Anastasio and his band reemerged liv ...

  41. Phish's Trey Anastasio Off To Feb. 'Tab' Tour

    January 06, 2010 2:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Following up a big 2009 full of Phish dates and a new Phish album, frontman Trey Anastasio kicks off his 2010 by touring the U.S. this February with backing band Classic Tab. Anastasio and Classic Tab's 16 date trek begins with a benefit show o ...

  42. Phish / November 22, 2009 / Syracuse, N.Y. (War Memorial)

    November 25, 2009 5:31 PM EST 0 0 0 When tickets for Phish's Sunday night (Nov. 22) show in Syracuse, N.Y. went on sale back in October, all 6,700 of them were gone in 15 minutes -- and with good reason. The last time Phish performed at the War Memorial arena was November 1994. L ...

  43. Stewart Copeland Tells Police 'War Stories' In New Book

    September 30, 2009 12:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Police drummer Stewart Copeland doesn't want to make his new book, "Strange Things Happen: A Life With the Police, Polo, and Pygmies" (HarperStudio) a conventional autobiography. "It really isn't because of all the stuff I l ...

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