Classic Albums

Grateful Dead – From Anthem To Beauty

Special | 59m 55s | Video has closed captioning.

Explore the evolution of the Grateful Dead from their albums Anthem of the Sun to American Beauty. The experimental Anthem of the Sun (1968) bewildered and frustrated their record company. But The Dead’s music changed and American Beauty (1970) was an acoustic album of outstanding folk-based melodies. Rare footage from TV, recording sessions, home videos and extensive interviews are included.

Aired: 10/08/20

Rating: NR

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