Mayer once again joins the Grateful Dead members

Dead & Company – who feature Grateful Dead members Micky Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, and Bob Weir – are heading out on the road in 2017.

Along with John Mayer, they’ll be joined by Allman Brothers’ bassist Oteil Burbridge and RatDog keyboard player Jeff Chimenti.

Tour dates:

May 27 Las Vegas, NV – MGM Grand Garden Arena
May 28 Phoenix, AZ – Ak-Chin Pavilion
May 31 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Bowl
June 03-04 Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
June 07 West Valley City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre
June 09-10 Boulder, CO – Folsom Field
June 13 Atlanta, GA – Lakewood Amphitheatre
June 15 Burgettstown, PA – KeyBank Pavilion
June 17-18 Boston, MA – Fenway Park
June 20 Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
June 22 Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
June 24 New York, NY – Citi Field
June 25 Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion
June 28 Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center
June 30/July 01 Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field

Meanwhile, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band’s debut album, the Grateful Dead will launch a special album reissue series beginning in January that will include two-disc deluxe editions and limited edition vinyl picture disc versions of all the group’s studio and live albums.

These two-disc deluxe editions will include the original album with newly remastered sound, plus a bonus disc of unreleased recordings. The same remastered audio from the original album will also be released as a 12-inch picture disc produced in a limited edition of 10,000 copies.

THE GRATEFUL DEAD: 50th ANNIVERSARY DELUXE EDITION

CD track listing
Disc One: Original Album, Newly Remastered
“The Golden Road (To Unlimited Devotion)”
“Beat It On Down The Line”
“Good Morning Little School Girl”
“Cold Rain & Snow”
“Sitting On Top Of The World”
“Cream Puff War”
“Morning Dew”
“New, New Minglewood Blues”
“Viola Lee Blues”

Disc Two: P.N.E. Garden Auditorium, Vancouver, BC, Canada 7/29/66
“Standing On The Corner”
“I Know You Rider”
“Next Time You See Me”
“Sitting On Top of The World”
“You Don’t Have To Ask”
“Big Boss Man”
“Stealin’”
“Cardboard Cowboy”
“Baby Blue”
“Cream Puff War”
“Viola Lee Blues”
“Beat It On Down The Line”
“Good Morning Little Schoolgirl”

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“Cold, Rain and Snow”
“One Kind Favor”
“Hey Little One”
“New, New Minglewood Blues”

The January 2017 issue of Uncut is now on sale in the UK – featuring our cover story on the Rolling Stones, plus a free CD of the year’s best music featuring Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Wilco, Bon Iver, Angel Olsen, Margo Price, Teenage Fanclub and more. Elsewhere in the issue, there’s Uncut’s review of 2016 – the 75 Best Albums and 30 Best Reissues alongside our films and books of the year. Plus Gillian Welch, Drive-By Truckers, Phil Collins, Ryley Walker, Chuck Berry, Neil Young, Kate Bush, Frank Zappa, 75 Dollar Bill, Dave Mason and more plus 108 reviews

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