Fare Thee Well
Fare Thee Well—Celebrating 50 years of the Grateful Dead
A photographic document of the Grateful Dead’s final five “Fare Thee Well” concerts in Santa Clara, Ca. and Chicago, Il.. The book follows the final reunion of the “core four” surviving members of the Grateful Dead - Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir - along with Trey Anastasio from Phish, Jeff Chimenti on keyboards and Bruce Hornsby on piano, as they say goodbye with 5 magical nights of music. This historical book presents beautiful spreads of epic and exclusive live and backstage images by Jay Blakesberg and his photo team, and features a foreword by basketball legend and Major Domo Deadhead Bill Walton with an afterword by David Lemieux, the official archivist for the Grateful Dead.
Fare Thee Well, The Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY