Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Dead Leader Who Is Very Much Alive

Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 11 January 1971

JERRY GARCIA is the principal power plant and instrumental, as well as inspirational, leader of San Francisco's oldest continuing rock band, the Grateful Dead.

Total word count of piece: 463


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.