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Dead Heads for Obama

In 2008 Presidential Elections, Grateful Dead, hippie scene, Jam bands, music, politics, search for personal satisfaction on September 21, 2008 by Editor Z

The surviving members of the Grateful Dead will be reuniting for an October 13 concert and fundraiser for Democratic Presidential Candidate Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill).

Centre Daily:

Ticket sales begin Friday at noon for the Grateful Dead reunion concert Oct. 13 at the Bryce Jordan Center to benefit Democrat Barack Obama for president.

Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Bill Kretuzman and Mickey Hart will reunite.

They’ll be joined by friends Gregg Allman, Butch Trucks, Jaimoe, Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, Marc Quinones, Oteil Burbridge and Jeff Chimenti.

Tickets are priced at $50 for the general public and $30 for Penn State students.

More ticket information is available at: http://www.barackobama.com/psu.

Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 13.

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One Response to “Dead Heads for Obama”

  1. Will Obama attend the event?

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