Cover Rock Fest confirms original member of the Grateful Dead

By Krista Driscoll

AVON — Cover Rock Festival on Thursday confirmed that former Grateful Dead member and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Tom Constanten would perform with Colorado’s own Shakedown Street, along with Dave Herbert, lead guitar and vocals in JGB, in celebration of Shakedown Street’s 30th anniversary. The festival takes place June 25 and 26 at the Avon Performance Pavilion at Harry A. Nottingham Park in Avon.Avoiding Keyboard CurseThe pairing of this legend with the Dead tribute band seems kismet in creating one psychedelic “Summer of Love” weekend. Constanten joined the Grateful Dead tour back in November 1968 as advisor and …

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