Red Rocks Amphitheatre | Morrison, CO
A super second show just added, this is, Billy and the Kids, Dead On The Rocks at Red Rocks Amphitheater on Monday, July 12th 2021 featuring Bill Kreutzmann, Aron Magner, Reed Mathis and Tom Hamilton. Special guests for the show will be the incredible Billy Strings on guitar and the astounding James Casey on the saxophone. This is the Grateful Dead, Dead and Company show of the year! Grab some tickets now, it’s going to be a killer show, a show to die for, with music so good it could raise the dead!
Dead on the Rocks special guests are Grammy Award-winning and Billboard’s Top Bluegrass Artist and Top Bluegrass Album winner for 2020, guitarist Billy Strings and saxophonist James Casey who has played with The Roots, Phish, Meghan Trainor, Anderson .Paak, The Jonas Brothers, Maceo Parker, Carly Rae Jepsen, J.Cole, Leslie Odom Jr., Dave Matthews Band, Sabrina Claudio, Chaka Khan, Wu-Tang, John Legend, Roy Hargrove, Soulive, Lettuce, Shawn Mendes, 5th Harmony, and many more.
“With all the time this past year that we’ve all been able to reflect, while isolated on all of our own islands, I kept coming back around to how GRATEFUL I am,” the Bill Kreutzmann stated. “For you, for the music that has been the soundtrack to all of our lives, and to all the amazing adventures we’ve had — together — over the years.”
Billy and the Kids are Grateful Dead and Dead & Company drummer Bill Kreutzmann, Disco Biscuits keyboardist Aron Magner, Joe Russo's Almost Dead guitarist Tom Hamilton and Tea Leaf Green bassist Reed Mathis.
To date, almost all the band's shows have featured special guests such as Robert Randolph, Kreutzmann's former Grateful Dead bandmate Bob Weir, Railroad Earth fiddler Tim Carbone, guitarist Carlos Santana of Santana, John Popper of Blues Traveler, Snarky Puppy Horns, and others. Sometimes these guests sit in for a song or two, and other times they accompany the group for an entire set or show.