The Grateful Dead was a band that was formed in 1965. They played rock, folk, blues, country and bluegrass music. The band came along when the Beatles, The Beach Boys and the Rolling Stones were popular. Singers like John Prine, Neil Young, and Bob Dylan were on the move.
They traveled all over the country performing and had a large group of fans that would follow them from concert to concert. Those fans became known as the “Deadheads.”
The concerts were never alike because Read On!