HaPpY bIrThDaY tO yOu

Posted by on January 16, 2016

HaPpY bIrThDaY tO yOunice gdFTW

Happy happy birthday to us all, as it was 365 days ago today, that our world got collectively better when Trixie Garcia announced something special. This very site says: Jerry Garcia’s daughter Trixie Garcia announced the shows in an exclusive interview. You can check out her announcement here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RR3LaG4vcBk

As Wikipedia states, “The three shows in Chicago were initially announced on January 16, 2015 as the only three Fare Thee Well performances. Tickets were first made available through the Grateful Dead’s GDSTOO mail order system. Deadheads mailed in more than 60,000 envelopes, requesting a total of more than 360,000 tickets.” And then there was the wheel to end all wheels…and then magic happened…which lasted all they way through the end of the year.

So thank you all who played a part in putting this all together. It has been a marvelous year, and we are fortunate enough to have more to look forward to. Put on your party hats, have a bit of cake and give a loved one or yourself a twirl. Stop a stranger just to shake their hand. Smile on one-another…one more thing, “Be Kind.”

“They aren’t the best at what they do, they are the only ones that Do What They Do.”

…and we are all better off for that.

Happy Birthday!

3 thoughts on “HaPpY bIrThDaY tO yOu

  1. DeadGeek

    WOW can’t believe it’s been a year. What a year it has been for me! New Dead Head family, new job, back to Seattle…my life turned on it’s head just a few days after this announcement but for the better!

    Love you guys!
    Geeky

  2. Tony

    What a year, what a year indeed…

    Thank you Geo for the timely post and to all our SD brothers & sisters out there, nothin’ but love and goodness here via Lana and I.

    And if all holds true to form, we may have another opportunity to hear the music live again this coming year (many of you already have post FTW – you lucky ones).

    Cheers,

    TF

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