Summary: An authorized portrait of the Grateful Dead documents the band's early days on the 1960s roots and folk scene, complicated relationships between band members, intricate stage setup, and most noteworthy tours and performances.
Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2002
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.6 MCN
Summary: "On Highway 61 explores the historical context of the significant social dissent that was central to the cultural genesis of the sixties. The book is going to search for the deeper roots of American cultural and musical evolution for the past 150 years by studying what the Western European culture learned from African American culture in a historical progression that reaches from the minstrel...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2014