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January 31, 1970

January 31, 2017 // 1 Comment

On this day in 1970, the Grateful Dead were arrested in New Orleans for possession of LSD and barbituates, an incident which would inspire one of their most famous songs, [...]

January 14, 1967

January 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

Today in 1967, more than 25,000 people attened the Human Be-In-A Gathering of the Tribes at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. The event, which featured The Grateful Dead, [...]

September 3, 1982

September 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1982, Fleetwood Mac performed for the first time in two years at the US Festival in California. The event was sponsored by the newly affluent Apple Computers. [...]

May 29, 1971

May 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1971, 36 Grateful Dead fans were treated at a hospital after attending the group’s concert at San Fransisco’s Winterland Ballroom where someone had [...]
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