Grateful Dead – Jerry Garcia Handwritten Lyrics to “Lazy River Road”

A page of lyrics to the Grateful Dead classic “Lazy River Road” handwritten by the song’s co-writer, Jerry Garcia (written with Robert Hunter.)  “Lazy River Road”, which was to be included on the Band’s unfinished 14th studio album, appears the band’s So Many Roads 1965-1995. Garcia has beautifully handwritten the first three of five verses […]

Grateful Dead – 1969 “Live Dead” Radio Spots 7” (Mint/Unplayed)

A truly rare Warner Bros. promotional 45 with two different radio spots for the Grateful Dead’s 1969 double album “Live Dead”.  Each features a carnival barker-type announcer over a Grateful Dead music bed; in the first spot, “Saint Stephen” plays while the carnival barker announcer says “Hurry Hurry Hurry, step right up and hear the Grateful Dead roll […]

Monterey Pop Festival – Ultra Rare Backstage Pass (Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, The Who, Grateful Dead, Buffalo Springfield and many more)

An extremely rare original backstage pass from the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival–one of only three we know to have survived.  This legendary three day festival featured the first US performance by the Jimi Hendrix Experience, the first West Coast show by The Who, and performances by the Grateful Dead, Simon & Garfunkel, The Byrds, Buffalo […]

Grateful Dead – Original 1970 Fillmore East Photograph by Amalie Rothschild

A beautiful original photograph of the Grateful Dead live at the Fillmore East taken by Fillmore East house photographer (and Joshua Light Show participant) Amalie Rothschild. This print measures 9 1/2” x 7” and is in mint condition, with her photo credit and stamps on the reverse. A beautiful print of a shot we’ve never […]

Grateful Dead / Taj Mahal – 1st Printing “Mushroom Man” Fillmore Concert Poster (BG 216)

A superb first printing of BG 216, the David Singer designed poster advertising the Grateful Dead and Taj Mahal at the Fillmore West in February 1969. This is in beautful Near Mint condition and is a copy you’ll never need to upgrade.  A classic.  (With this rare poster, the 1st printing is identified by a […]

Grateful Dead – “Blue Rose” 1978 Poster Signed By Mouse & Kelley

A virtually mint condition first printing of the legendary “Blue Rose” concert poster, advertising a New Year’s Eve 1978 show at San Francisco’s Winterland Auditorium, featuring the Grateful Dead, the Blues Brothers and New Riders of the Purple Sage (followed by a dawn breakfast.)  This is one of the most sought after Dead posters, with […]

Grateful Dead, CSNY – Bill Graham Memorial Poster (1st Printing)

A beautiful mint condition first-printing poster advertising the San Francisco memorial concert for Bill Graham, on November 3, 1991.  The show, titled “Laughter, Love & Music” featured performances by the Grateful Dead, David Crosby, Steven Stills, Graham Nash, Neil Young, Jackson Browne, Santana, Los Lobos, Robin Williams, Tracy Chapman, John Fogerty, and many more.  13 […]

Grateful Dead – Near Mint “Skeleton & Roses” FD-26 Second Printing Poster (RP-2)

A rare concert poster advertising a series of September, 1966 shows by the Grateful Dead and Oxford Circle at the Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco.  Popularly know as “Skeleton & Roses”, it features artwork by Stanley Mouse and Alton Kelley ( FD-26 (RP-2) in the Family Dog concert poster series.)  This Near Mint example is […]

Grateful Dead – Rare 1981 European Tour Promo Poster

A rare Grateful Dead promotional poster issued by Warner Brothers Germany to promote the band’s 1981 European Tour.  This would have been used at record stores across Europe to promote the band’s catalog, and features Stanley Mouse and Alton Kelley’s iconic Europe ’72 artwork.  Framed to 27 3/4 x 10 ¼; poster in Mint condition, […]

Grateful Dead – Pigpen Owned & Used Harmonica

A Hohner Blues Harp harmonica, owned and used by Grateful Dead singer, organist and harmonica player Ron “Pigpen” McKernan.  From Wikipedia- McKernan was a participant in the predecessor groups leading to the formation of the Grateful Dead, beginning with the Zodiacs and Mother McCree’s Uptown Jug Champions.  Bob Weir and Bill Kreutzman were added and […]

Grateful Dead – 1968 “Trip & Ski” Concert Poster / Bob Fried

A beautiful near mint first printing of Bob Fried’s iconic concert poster for a series of Grateful Dead concerts in February, 1968, at the Kings Beach Bowl in Lake Tahoe, California.  This poster, known as Trip & Ski, for obvious reasons, is plate 3.29 in the definitive reference “The Art of Rock”.  This example is […]

Grateful Dead / Moby Grape/ Steve Miller – Mint 1966 Family Dog Concert Poster (FD-40)

A beautiful Mint Condition concert poster advertising 1966 shows at San Francisco’s Avalon Ballroom featuring the Grateful Dead, Moby Grape and the Steve Miller Band (an incredible lineup!)  This psychedelic classic, printed only once, features artwork by the great Victor Moscoso.  It is FD-40 in the Family Dog concert poster series, and often referred to […]

The Who / The Grateful Dead – Mint 1968 Fillmore Concert Poster ( BG-133 ) Signed by Kelley

A superb example of Rick Griffin & Alton Kelley’s classic double-size concert poster advertising a series of concerts at San Francisco’s Fillmore East by The Who (with James Cotton and Magic Sam); Creedence Clearwater Revival (with It’s A Beautiful Day and Albert Collins); the Grateful Dead (with Kaleidoscope and Albert Collins); and Quicksilver Messenger Service […]

Grateful Dead – Huge “Blues For Allah” Promo Poster

  A huge 33″ x 44″ promotional poster issued by Grateful Dead Records in 1975 to promote their albums Blues For Allah, Wake of the Flood and From The Mars Hotel.  This poster is in near mint condition, having been sitting folded in a collection  for nearly 40 years. Other than the original machine folds, […]

Grateful Dead- 1st Album Promo Poster Proof Signed by Mouse & Kelley, And Exhibited at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

A probably unique uncut printer’s proof of Stanley Mouse & Alton Kelley’s promotional poster for the Grateful Dead’s 1967 debut album, signed by Mouse & Kelley, and exhibited at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Dead’s management commissioned Mouse and Kelley to create both the album’s cover and this promotional poster for the […]

Grateful Dead & Jefferson Airplane – “Sore Thumb” Carousel Ballroom Concert Poster

A beautiful first printing of Alton Kelley’s celebrated ‘Sore Thumb’ concert poster, advertising three concerts by the Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane, in March 1968.  These shows took place at San Francisco’s Carousel Ballroom, later taken over by Bill Graham and rebranded the Fillmore West. This poster is pictured in the Art of Rock book […]