Playing in the Band : An Oral and Visual Portrait of the Grateful Dead

Author: David Gans, Peter Simon

Publication date: 1985

St. Martin's Press

Foreword by Phil Lesh.

A portrait of the Grateful Dead in words and photographs. Though partly presented in a chronological sequence Playing In The Band is more a examiniation of the band and it's music than a history.

A memorial edition of this book was published in 1996.

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