The Grateful Dead played Tampa in 1973, and now Uncle John’s Band will recreate the show

They'll play Grateful Dead's Tampa set from 1973 in its entirety.

click to enlarge The Grateful Dead played Tampa in 1973, and now Uncle John’s Band will recreate the show
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Uncle John’s Band will take the Palladium stage on Friday night and recreate an iconic moment in Tampa music history. They’re set to play the exact setlist that The Grateful Dead played in Tampa, on December 19, 1973, which featured core Dead members Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, Keith Godchaux and Bill Kreutzmann. And don’t worry, this general admission show will include lots of room between the aisles for dancing.

The Dead, December 1973—featuring Uncle John’s Band. Fri. Dec., 20. 8 p.m. $20. The Palladium, 253 5th Ave N, St. Petersburg. Mypalladium.org 

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Kyla Fields

Kyla Fields is the Managing Editor of Creative Loafing Tampa Bay who started their journey at CL as summer 2019 intern. They are the proud owner of a charming, sausage-shaped, four-year-old rescue mutt named Piña.
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