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  • Thousands truckin' to Chicago for final Grateful Dead shows 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 1:06 pm

    CHICAGO - The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included, in the shadow of a world-famous dinosaur.

  • Thousands truckin' to Chicago for final Grateful Dead shows story has photos
    Updated: Jul-03-15 10:23 am

    CHICAGO - The Grateful Dead is closing the lid on its storied half-century of concerts this weekend in Chicago, where a museum has captured the band's prankster heart by displaying its artifacts, skeletons-and-roses iconography included, in the shadow of a world-famous dinosaur.

  • Grateful Dead enthrall faithful in first of 5 final shows story has photos
    Updated: Jun-28-15 2:56 pm

    SANTA CLARA, California - The songs still ran long. To the uninitiated, the communal rituals of the faithful fans probably looked strange. Was it trippy? Well, this was a Grateful Dead show, after all, the first in a handful over the next week that are said to be the last.