Robert Hunter

Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter has died

Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter has died at the age of 78. The esteemed poet, writer and solo musician passed away at his home last...
Keanu Reeves performing on bass with Dogstar

Keanu Reeves once trolled fans at a metal festival with a Grateful Dead cover

Keanu Reeves has revealed that he once trolled fans at the Milwaukee Metal Fest with a cover by The Grateful Dead. His former rock band...

The Grateful Dead lyricist John Perry Barlow has died, aged 70

John Perry Barlow, writer and former Grateful Dead lyricist, has passed away. Barlow penned numerous songs for cult US band The Grateful Dead from 1971...
The Grateful Dead discography

The Grateful Dead set to reissue entire discography in chronological order

The Grateful Dead are set to reissue their entire discography in chronological order, starting with a 50th-anniversary reissue of their 1967 debut album. Rather than...

The Grateful Dead’s bassist Phil Lesh has bladder cancer

Lesh faces surgery, but sounds confident of a full, quick recovery

Bill Murray helps to clean up after The Grateful Dead’s final show

The show took place in Chicago on Sunday (July 5)

The Grateful Dead mark 50th anniversary with last ever gig – watch

Chicago's Soldier Field was also the setting of late frontman Jerry Garcia's final show

President Obama calls The Grateful Dead ‘an iconic American band’ ahead of final shows

The US band marked their 50th anniversary in Chicago over the weekend

The Grateful Dead reported to have spent £30,000 making artificial rainbow appear during live...

The US band are performing five final shows to mark their 50th anniversary

The Grateful Dead perform first of final shows marking 50th anniversary – watch

The band hadn't played under the name since Jerry Garcia died in 1995