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So, in the course of events, I had an opportunity to come in contact with Colin Matthews, through the Rex Foundation sponsoring recordings of various…
Especially in the realm of bringing an opportunity to do something creative to people, as I said, who wouldn’t ordinarily have that opportunity. I think…
But we were really locked in to that kind of format, and as the ’90s wore on, it became for me more solidified, in that…
And there was a movement afoot to take another year off, and if we had been able to do that, and rethink everything, I think…
And that format was – we’d been using that format, I guess, since the late ’70s, and it was starting to get very predictable. In…
Actually, the year anniversary of what you just heard, my son Grahame and I are going to be in a play together, and I’m acting…
Yes, Pluton, actually, in the play. And I play him in my most stentorian voice.
Michael is the kind of guy who has rhythm; he has rock’n’roll in his soul, whether he really plays it or not.
When the band would leave the stage, and then the audience would just take over, and keep the groove goin’.
I mean, sports are big, big, big business.
And the input that we always got from Deadheads, at the moment of making the music, was always a factor.
Bruce’s band is so different from the Grateful Dead; there’s no lead guitar player, for one thing.
Because, first of all, we were becoming aware during that tour that there was a group of people that was following the band around, and…
Not that there weren’t great shows, and not that there wasn’t plenty of fine music played. It’s just that the consistency and the height of…
In St. Louis, some people were hurt seriously when some fans got on top of a roof that was where other fans were underneath it,…
There was always so much encouragement, to just really take it and run with it, from Deadheads.
In a way, it’s my way of dealing with, finding closure with Grateful Dead music, and giving thanks in a way to Jerry and Bob…
Of course, we didn’t survive to play all the way through the ’90s, so I can say that – as I said, everybody in the…
To sing a simple round is truly an enlightening experience.
We sing a little song before we eat, a little blessing before we eat, and it’s really – we’re thanking the Lord and the Earth…
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