Amazon Studios has acquired Grateful Dead documentary “Long Strange Trip” and plans to debut the film on May 26 on Amazon Prime Video in the U.S. and U.K. Amazon made the announcement Wednesday ahead…
The Sundance Institute has added the premiere of the Grateful Dead documentary “Long Strange Trip” to its lineup at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival. The documentary, directed by Amir Bar-Lev, has…
Amazon is taking a stab at the long, strange trip of the Grateful Dead by developing a limited series based on the memoir by one of the band’s longtime roadies. Founding Dead member Bob Weir is on…
The way Bonnie Raitt wound up on Warner Bros. Records is a fitting example of the Wild West days of the music business that Joe Smith presided over. Capitol Records flew Raitt to Los Angeles from the…
The Grateful Dead’s series of farewell concerts broke pay-per-view records with a monster 400,000 subscriptions, proving that Deadheads are never to be underestimated. The Dead’s five-night…
When it comes to fan loyalty, Dead Heads can't be beat, according to StubHub, the online entertainment ticket-brokerage behemoth.
Netflix, bulking up its documentary portfolio, has acquired worldwide rights to Mike Fleiss’ “The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir,” about the legendary Grateful Dead co-founder…
The four surviving original members of the Grateful Dead plan to reunite in July for three performances in Chicago that are billed as the band’s final shows. The July 3-5 shows at Soldier Field will…
Martin Scorsese will exec produce an authorized documentary on The Grateful Dead, aimed at coinciding with the band’s 50th anniversary next year. The documentary will be directed by Amir Bar-Lev…
All of the major labels are putting renewed energy into reinvigorating the physical product marketplace that seemed snuffed out long ago by the emergence of cheaper digital options and rampant piracy.
Singer Bobby "Blue" Bland, one of the most prolific R&B and blues hitmakers of the '50s, '60s and '70s, died Sunday after a long illness. He was 83. Memphis' WREG-TV reported Bland’s death. The…
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