JERRY GARCIA IN JERUSALEM - RADIO FREE NACHLAOT's 2nd ANNUAL 9 DAYS of JERRY and JERUSALEM JERRYFEST!
JERRY GARCIA IN JERUSALEM -
Radio Free Nachlaot’s 2nd Annual 9 Days of Jerry
Jerusalem: Radio Free Nachlaot, “the coolest Internet radio station in the entire world” (Lazer Lloyd Blumen) presents the eagerly-awaited 2nd Annual 9 Days of Jerry.
Radio Free Nachlaot’s signature broadcast event celebrates the nine "Days Between" musical icon Jerry Garcia's birthday on August 1st and the anniversary of his death (yartzeit) on August 9th.
August 19th until 6pm Jerusalem time.“Isru Jerry,August 10th at 1pm Jerusalem time The 9 Days of Jerry
. "The 9 Days of Jerry last summer more than doubled our listener-ship and put us on the map of Jewish and non-Jewish Deadheads all over the world." "People have been waiting a whole year for the return of the 9 Days of Jerry," said Radio Free Nachlaot Musical Director and co-founder
"We continue to hear from our audience throughout the year, who enjoyed the 9 Days of Jerry so much the first time they are literally reminding us not to forget, it's almost Jerry time again," added Program Director and co-founder Lorelai Kude. "It's become a Chag (holiday) for Deadheads."
The 9 Days of Jerry will feature concerts from the entire career of Jerry Garcia, from his pre-Warlock days through his his solo career and 30 years playing with The Grateful Dead. Guest DJ’s (“The Eleven”) will bring their music and personal adventures with Jerry and the Grateful Dead to the world. As they enjoyed doing last year, Radio Free Nachlaot fans will “Deadicate” their favorite Grateful Dead Shows during the much-anticipated 9 Day Internet radio extravaganza.
The highlight of this year’s festivities is JERRYFEST, a live Grateful Dead Tribute Concert to be held on Sunday August 14th at the legendary Mike’s Place in Jerusalem.
“The 9 Days of Jerry Band” led by Aryeh Naftaly (“The Elevators”) will include local musical merry pranksters and guest stars Yehuda Katz (“Reva L’Sheva”) and Lazer Lloyd Blumen (“Yood”). “Long Time Gone”‘s Elijah Sidikman will open the show at 10pm.
The concert will be the showcase fundraising event for Radio Free Nachlaot’s 9 Days of Jerry. Fans within Israel can purchase tickets for Jerryfest (and the pre-show private Kosher Mexican dinner) by emailing: email@example.com.
Fans of Jerry Garcia who can't be in Israel for Jerryfest can watch on PayPerView. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
"Jerry Garcia’s impact on generations continues long after his death in 1995. Radio Free Nachlaot is honored and privileged to be part of an “unbroken chain,” playing the musical legacy of Jerry Garcia as a regular mainstay of our musical programming. After all, Radio Free Nachlaot is “Where Shlomo Meets Jerry.” " said Steve Levine.
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About Radio Free Nachlaot:
Radio Free Nachlaot www.radiofreenachlaot.com brings the music, talk & Torah of Nachlaot, Jerusalem's coolest neighborhood, to a world-wide audience in over 95 countries. "Where Shlomo Meets Jerry," RFN broadcasts 24/6 in streaming audio and video "from behind the tie-dye mechitza." Nachlaot: NOT Just a Neighborhood: A State of Mind.
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