The Grateful Dead were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California.Ranging from quintet to septet, the band was known for its unique and eclectic style,
which fused elements of country, folk, bluegrass, blues, reggae, rock, improvisational jazz, psychedelia, space rock, for live performances of lengthy instrumental jams,
and for their devoted fan base, known as "Deadheads".
Past members: Jerry Garcia Bob Weir Phil Lesh Bill Kreutzmann Mickey Hart Ron "Pigpen" McKernan
Robert Hunter Tom Constanten Keith Godchaux Donna Jean Godchaux Brent Mydland Vince Welnick