Preview This Saturday’s Dead & Company Stream with a Cover of The Band’s ‘The Weight’ — Streaming 4/18 for COVID-19 Relief

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This Saturday, Dead & Company will continue their One More Saturday Night live stream series with a gig from Alpine Valley in 2018.

The latest edition of the jam band supergroup‘s weekly series, it was previewed with a clip of John Mayer leading the charge through a rendition of “The Weight,” the enduring classic made famous by Levon Helm, Robbie Robertson and the Band:

Of course, there’s a charitable aim to this streaming series for those who are willing and able. The streams exist as a result of the coronavirus pandemic as a means for Dead & Company to keep folks entertained while stuck at home, but viewers are encouraged to make a donation to the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund while they’re at it:

One More Saturday Night keeps truckin’ on this weekend with June 22nd, 2018’s show at Alpine Valley.

Watch with us on Facebook this Saturday evening at 8PM ET / 5PM PT and please consider making a donation to @musicares COVID-19 Relief Fund.

In related Grateful Dead-adjacent news, Bob Weir continued his Weir Wednesdays streaming series with a Bob Weir & Wolf Bros. show from March 2019 this week. Tune in next Wednesday, April 22 for the next installment:

And don’t forget: Grateful Dead’s Shakedown Series will return this Friday night after its inaugural installment last week:


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