07/10/2012 6:10 AM
Article By: BrooklynCyclones.com Reports
Following their successful sold out spring tour, former Grateful Dead members Phil Lesh & Bob Weir with their band Furthur will continue their musical adventure this summer with stops at MCU Park on Friday, July 13th and Saturday, July 14th.
During this tour Lesh & Weir will be returning to the sites of some of their biggest musical triumphs with appearances at the Bethel Woods Performing Arts Center, in Bethel, NY, Mann Center in Philadelphia, PA, Merriweather Post Pavilion, in Columbia, MD, MCU Park in Brooklyn, NY, and the Charter One Pavilion in Chicago, Ill.
Fans can expect Lesh & Weir to push the musical envelope with jaw-dropping improvisations and loving renditions of Grateful Dead classics, with an all-star band that includes keyboardist Jeff Chimenti (RatDog), drummer Joe Russo (Benevento - Russo Duo, Trey Anastasio), guitarist John Kadlecik (Dark Star Orchestra), and vocalists Sunshine Becker and Jeff Pehrson.
New and old fans of the Grateful Dead alike will be entranced as Phil & Bob take the musical journey “furthur”, exploring some of the Grateful Dead’s most beloved songs in a tour that promises to keep the feet stomping and the bodies shaking.
Tickets for both shows are on sale now Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 800.745.3000 and at the Best Buy Theatre box office (no service charge) in Times Square.