‘Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 years of Grateful Dead’
Concert to feature original four members of the Grateful Dead – Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir – Performing together for the final time – Plus special guests Trey Anastasio, Jeff Chimenti and Bruce Hornsby.
‘Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead’ featuring the reunion of Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir at Chicago’s Soldier Field will be broadcast to cinemas worldwide.
This special celebration will be broadcast via satellite to over 250 cinemas in the UK on Monday 6th July, nearly 20 years to the day of the last Grateful Dead concert with Jerry Garcia, which took place at the same venue in 1995. The 5th July concert will be the last time the band will play together. The Solider Field concerts received overwhelming fan response with more than 500,000 mailer order ticket requests received earlier this year.
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The four original members – Hart, Kreutzmann, Lesh and Weir – will be joined by renowned musicians Trey Anastasio (Phish and the Trey Anastasio band), Jeff Chimenti (Ratdog, The Dead and Furthur), and multiple GRAMMY-winner Bruce Hornsby. The group will perform two sets of music.