The Grateful Dead is the debut album of the Grateful Dead. It was released by Warner Bros. Records in March 1967. According to the biographies of both bassist Phil Lesh and drummer Bill Kreutzmann, the band released the album as San Francisco's Grateful Dead. The album was primarily recorded at RCA's Studio A, in Los Angeles, in only four days. The band had wanted to record the tracks in their hometown of San Francisco, but no recording studios in the area had modernized equipment at the time
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SKOKIE - Legendary concert promoter Bill Graham is responsible for putting bands like the Grateful Dead on the path to rock and roll royalty, and a new exhibit at the Illinois Holocaust Museum documents his humble beginnings fleeing Nazi Germany and the Holocaust wgntv. 30 June 2017 ·. Illinois! Heads up!
Bill Graham also came a long way from his birth as Wolfgang Wolodia Grajonca in Berlin to Jewish Russian immigrants on January 8, 1931. With the rise of Nazism his mother placed him in an orphanage that transferred him to Paris to escape the Holocaust, in which his mother died. He was also involved in producing events like the 1973 Watkins Glen show by the Grateful Dead, the Band and the Allman Brothers Band, which drew some 600,000 fans to become one of the largest outdoor rock shows ever, and the US Festival, plus national tours by Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones and others, and managing such artists as Santana. Throughout his years in the concert industry Graham was dedicated to presenting charity and benefit events, culminating in the . portion of Live Aid in 1985.
Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution" will include memorabilia, photographs, archival concert footage, historical and new video interviews and psychedelic art related to the career of the godfather of the San Francisco concert scene and one of the most influential concert promoters in history. Graham was instrumental in the production of milestone benefit concerts such as Live Aid in 1985 and Human Rights Now! three years later. The exhibition coincides with two 50th anniversaries: Graham's first concert and the Grateful Dead's live debut. Graham made his debut as a promoter on Nov.
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Rock impresario Bill Graham became the biggest promoter in the industry after fleeing Germany via France during the holocaust. Just as Graham was entering the twilight of his career and was able to enjoy the fruits of his labor, he was taken from us when he perished in a helicopter accident on October 25, 1991 . Let’s look at pro-shot footage of the Grateful Dead’s set from the Bill Graham Tribute Concert held in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on November 3, 1991 via Music Vault:.