If you think May’s Grateful Dead tribute album Day of the Dead is in the rearview mirror, you’re wrong. Unknown Mortal Orchestra, one of the many groups featured on the project, has… More »


Courtney Barnett visited The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to play “New Speedway Boogie,” her contribution to the National’s all-star Grateful Dead tribute project, Day of the DeadThe 59-song box set also features Dead… More »

The National have begun their promotional campaign for the upcoming Grateful Dead tribute compilationDay of the Dead (out May 20 via 4AD), with an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. More »

The National’s upcoming Grateful Dead tribute compilationDay of the Dead, is a 59-song effort curated by the indie rock band’s Aaron and Bryce Dessner, and it’s out on May 20. Today,… More »


The long-awaited Grateful Dead tribute albumDay of the Dead, comes out in a little more than a month, and today the National — who are curating the project — have… More »

The National’s long-in-the-works Grateful Dead tribute project will at last be released to the public. Titled Day of the Dead, the 59-song box set will feature Dead covers by the National… More »

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The National announced their Grateful Dead tribute album all the way back in 2011, but now it’s finally coming out, and based off of the guest list, it’ll be worth… More »


The National announced they were putting a Grateful Dead tribute album way back in 2011, offered some updates in 2013, but now they’ve shared many more details about the expansive… More »

The Grateful Dead closed the curtain on their career with a farewell concert on Sunday night at Chicago’s Soldier Field. Longtime followers of the beloved band were reportedly satisfied with the send-off,… More »

Watch the National Light Up ‘Terrible Love’ With the Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir at Outside Lands

The National’s long-in-the-works Grateful Dead tribute album is finally coming to fruition, but fans at this past weekend’s Outside Lands festival were lucky enough to see the Trouble Will Find MeMore »


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Though the project has been in the works for a couple years, the National are moving ahead with a Grateful Dead tribute album this summer with a roster of indie… More »

Here’s the best new old stuff from Q2 (April, May, and June): Romanian future-pop, “96 Tears” en español, French Casiocore, dancehall classics, circa-2008 punk relics, Syrian stomp-alongs, Cajun 78s, and… More »

Delawarians celebrate: You are getting your own music fest! The Firefly Music Festival will debut July 20-22 at the 87-acre Dover International Speedway with an all-star cast: Jack White, the… More »


When the Grateful Dead played their first show in 1965 at one of Ken Kesey’s Acid Tests in San Jose, Calif., no one could have possibly imagined-whatever their mental state-that… More »

Bake up a pan of your “special” brownies, and slip into your best tie-dye: The Grateful Dead are back! … More »