The Grateful Dead

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Born: 11/30/1964 in Palo Alto, California, USA

Filmography

Music (17)

Foxcatcher 2014 (Movie)

("St. Stephen") (Song Performer)

The Music Never Stopped 2011 (Movie)

"Uncle John's Band" (Song Performer)

Taking Woodstock 2009 (Movie)

("China Cat Sunflower") (Song Performer)

The Box 2009 (Movie)

("Scarlet Begonias") (Song Performer)

Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas 2005 (Movie)

("Scarlet Begonias") (Song Performer)

Dominoes: A Portrait of a Decade 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Song Performer

A Walk on the Moon 1999 (Movie)

("Ripple" "Uncle John's Band") (Song Performer)

Runaway Bride 1999 (Movie)

("Ripple") (Song Performer)

Great Expectations 1998 (Movie)

("Uncle John's Band") (Song Performer)

GRATEFUL DEAD - A Photofilm 1996 (Movie)

("That's It For the Other One" "New Potato Caboose" "Alligator") (Song Performer)

Dead Ahead: The Grateful Dead in Concert 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Song Performer

Comic Book Confidential 1989 (Movie)

("Truckin'" "Dark Star") (Song Performer)

Rude Awakening 1989 (Movie)

("Uncle John's Band") (Song Performer)

The Twilight Zone 1985 - 1989 (TV Show)

Theme Song

Mask 1985 (Movie)

("Ripple") (Song Performer)

More American Graffiti 1979 (Movie)

("Cream Puff War") (Song Performer)

Zabriskie Point 1970 (Movie)

("Dark Star") (Song Performer)
Actor (16)

Festival Express 2004 (Movie)

Themselves (Actor)

The End of the Road 2000 (Movie)

(Actor)

ABC in Concert 1990 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Halloween Jam V 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

The Grateful Dead -- Anthem to Beauty 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

GRATEFUL DEAD - A Photofilm 1996 (Movie)

(Actor)

Rock & Roll 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

The Grateful and the Dead 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

The Sounds of Summer 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Fox/MTV Guide to Summer '92 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Berkeley in the Sixties 1990 (Movie)

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The Grateful Dead 1976 (Movie)

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Fillmore 1971 (Movie)

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Petulia 1968 (Movie)

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Milestones

Known for such albums as "American Beauty" and "Workingman's Dead"

Bonus Trivia

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Bandleader and guitarist Jerry Garcia was missing the majority of his middle finger on his dominant right hand.

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The name "Grateful Dead" came from Garcia's discovery of the term in a folklore dictionary published by Funk & Wagnalls.

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The band's 1968 song "Dark Star" was 2:44 in its studio release form, but was known to exceed 40 minutes on multiple occasions during live performances. 

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The Grateful Dead reunited for a final series of 50th anniversary concerts with guest guitarists in 2015.

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