Jerry Garcia

A shot of Jerry Garcia in Golden Gate Park is in “Jim Marshall’s 1967” at City Hall. (Courtesy San Francisco Arts Commission/Jim Marshall Photography LLC]

Jim Marshall photos document SF’s Summer of Love

Jim Marshall, widely regarded as rock and roll’s premier photographer in the…

 

The design for one of two plaques that will be installed in San Francisco in honor of Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia was unveiled Tuesday, March 22, 2016. (Courtesy image)

Design revealed for Jerry Garcia commemorative plaque in SF

The design of one of two plaques San Francisco plans to install…

 

Trey Anastasio, from left, Phil Lesh, Bob Weir perform at the Grateful Dead's "Fare Thee Well Show" at Levi's Stadium on Saturday. (Jay Blakesberg/Invision for the Grateful Dead/AP Images)

Grateful Dead thrills Bay Area fans with final shows

Their long, strange trip isn’t quite over, but the Grateful Dead gave…

 

Kristy McDonald/AP File PhotoThe San Francisco Police Department turned over a record from the department's evidence tracking system on Monday

Police record found mentioning Jerry Garcia’s briefcase with lost songs

New evidence has surfaced in the search for lost songs said to…

Kristy McDonald/AP File PhotoThe San Francisco Police Department turned over a record from the department's evidence tracking system on Monday
Kristy McDonald/AP File PhotoThe San Francisco Police Department turned over a record from the department's evidence tracking system on Monday

Jerry Garcia’s briefcase with lost songs released by police 30 years ago

It turns out San Francisco police might not have the lost songs…

Kristy McDonald/AP File PhotoThe San Francisco Police Department turned over a record from the department's evidence tracking system on Monday
AP PhotoA briefcase that San Francisco police submitted as evidence during Jerry Garcia's arrest in 1985 contained unknown Grateful Dead songs.

SF police might be sitting on a briefcase full of unknown Jerry Garcia songs

Thirty years ago, a San Francisco officer on patrol in Golden Gate…

AP PhotoA briefcase that San Francisco police submitted as evidence during Jerry Garcia's arrest in 1985 contained unknown Grateful Dead songs.
Courtesy photoFormer Grateful Dead manager Richard Loren tells his career story

Former Grateful Dead manager recounts music-industry experiences in new memoir

In 1970, Richard Loren first met Jerry Garcia backstage at New York…

Courtesy photoFormer Grateful Dead manager Richard Loren tells his career story
Walter Bieri/Keystone via AP PhotoMichael Garcia has resigned as FIFA's ethics prosecutor

San Francisco to honor native son Jerry Garcia

As a tribute to a rock music icon with local roots, San…

Walter Bieri/Keystone via AP PhotoMichael Garcia has resigned as FIFA's ethics prosecutor
Getty Images file photoBob Weir collapsed at a Furthur concert last week.

Bob Weir collapses on stage

Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir collapsed on stage in New York last…

Getty Images file photoBob Weir collapsed at a Furthur concert last week.

Newsom references Jerry Garcia to rally Geary Street merchants

While long-winded, Mayor Gavin Newsom’s live speeches tend to stick to the…