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Grateful Dead: Dead on the Nile

Michael Watts, Melody Maker, 23 September 1978

Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Keith & Donna Godchaux, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Hamza El-Din, Bill Graham, Ken Kesey & The Merry Pranksters, the Sphinx, the late Queen Nefertiti, Evelyn Waugh, assorted Egyptian waiters and night-porters, an entire Bedouin tribe, the Great Pyramid of Cheops, and a supporting cast of dozens in...

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