If you’re not familiar with the Grateful Dead, they are a heralded rock band from California who have been active in various forms since 1965. They eventually epitomized a particular segment of the hippie culture, called “Deadheads,” and continue to do so even to this day.
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The tribute bands will do their best to perform a generous range of music from the Grateful Dead’s vast catalog.
“Both bands do a phenomenal job of capturing the musicality, emotion and fun of a live Dead show,” said Johnson.
Arrows of Neon will be performing on Friday night and Terrapin Moon will hit the stage on Saturday night. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the music starts at 9 p.m. on both nights.
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Advance tickets are available at soundvalleydayton.com. One-day tickets are $8 and two-day tickets are $15. Single-day tickets will also be available for purchase at the door for $10. Advance ticket sales will end on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 11:30 p.m.
On Jan. 24-25, Mother Stewart's Brewing Company in Springfield will host a tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead.
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What: Dead of Winter: Arrows of Neon & Terrapin Moon
Where: Mother Stewart's Brewing Company, 102 W. Columbia St., Springfield
When: Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25. Doors open at 8 p.m. and show starts at 9 p.m.
Cost: One-day tickets are $8 and two-day tickets are $15. Single-day tickets will also be available for purchase at the door for $10.
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