Grateful Dead Continuation Band Dead & Company Play Oracle Park
Dead & Company is an American rock band that was formed in 2015 as a continuation of the Grateful Dead, one of the most iconic jam bands in history. The group consists of original Grateful Dead members Bob Weir, Mickey Hart, and Bill Kreutzmann, along with John Mayer, Oteil Burbridge, and Jeff Chimenti. Together, they bring a unique blend of rock, blues, folk, and improvisation to the stage, resulting in a musical experience like no other.
The band’s live shows are renowned for their improvisational jams, which often stretch out to over 20 minutes and take the audience on a sonic journey through a variety of musical styles. Dead & Company’s setlists draw from a vast catalog of Grateful Dead songs, as well as original material written by the band members. Their performances have been described as a transcendent experience, with fans traveling from all over the world to see them play.
Since their formation, Dead & Company has embarked on numerous tours, including a highly successful 2019 summer tour that sold out arenas and stadiums across the United States. They have also released several live albums, including “Live/Dead & Company” and “Playing in the Sand,” which showcase the band’s dynamic live performances. Dead & Company’s musical legacy continues to grow, with their loyal fan base eagerly anticipating each new tour and album release.