45 Years Ago: The Grateful Dead's Infamous 'Truckin'' Drug Bust

By | January 31, 2015

45 Years Ago: The Grateful Dead's Infamous 'Truckin'' Drug Bust
Apparently not every kind of decadent behavior is accepted in New Orleans. In the early morning of Jan. 31, 1970, the Grateful Dead was involved in a drug raid, an incident that they referenced in their classic song, 'Truckin.'' The Dead, with Fleetwod …
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Slash, Ted Nugent and Queen Lead Ultimate Classic Rock Awards
With three weeks of voting in the books, and one still to go, Slash, Ted Nugent and Queen are emerging as frontrunners in fan voting for the 2015 Ultimate Classic Rock Awards. Everything could change between now and the Feb. 3 deadline — but that's up …
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Bob Dylan, 'Shadows in the Night' – Album Review
Ever since the greatest singer-songwriter of his generation mounted a mid-'90s comeback with 'Time Out of Mind,' the general consensus has been that the artist's recent string of records — stretching from that 1997 LP to 2012′s 'Tempest' — rival his …
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Watch Mad Season Perform 'River of Deceit' at Symphonic Reunion Concert
Last night (Jan. 30) in Seattle, Mad Season, the mid-'90s side project of Pearl Jam's Mike McCready, reunited for a one-off concert as part of the Sonic Evolution series at Benaroya Hall, the home of the Seattle Symphony. The video of 'River of Deceit …
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