Sat, 08/18/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Original versions (& GD covers) of songs written and/or first recorded by black artists.
The third installment of an irregular series of programs featuring The Grateful Dead covering songs written or first recorded by black artists (originally produced for 2012 Black History Month special).
The original artists include highly recognizable musicians like Chuck Berry, Howlin' Wolf, Lightnin' Hopkins, Muddy Waters and Otis Redding and songs like Dancing in the Street, Good Lovin', Johnny B. Goode, In the Midnight Hour and Turn on Your Lovelight. But there's also Lemme B. Good, Noah Lewis, James 'Sugar Boy' Crawford and Blind Lemon Jefferson.