The rockers were finally leave the stage this summer, and October 31. Eventually, they will return on November 7 for a final show at Madison Square Garden.
The legendary American rock band Grateful Dead was a surprise to his audience what October 5 by announcing a concert in New York November 7, nearly half of the seats will be free.
Renamed “Dead and Company” since last July, the musicians placed in the random ticket draw for the concert to be held at Madison Square Garden. They will choose at random 5,000 winners who each receive two tickets. These 10,000 places will fill about half of the iconic arena of New York.
Dead and Company has not announced how will be sold or distributed the remaining seats, but said the concert will be broadcast streaming in real time.
The anger of some “Deadheads”
After a farewell summer tour, the rockers have announced a new concert October 31, already at Madison Square Garden, which was to be the last. This event organized for Halloween must collect three members of the Grateful Dead:. Guitarist Bob Weir and drummers Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann
The announcement of the new date in November has angered some fans denounce an ultra-capitalist tour.
The Grateful Dead are one of the leading bands of culture-cons born in the 1960s They developed a legion of fans who followed them at every concert, the ” Deadheads. ”
tickets for five concerts of what was to be their farewell tour this summer were sold in gold, generating over $ 50 million, according to an estimate of magazine Billboard .