Move Me Brightly Live on SiriusXM; Bob Weir, Mike Gordon and Luke Wilson Speak With Relix/Jambands
The Move Me Brightly tribute concert will be broadcast tonight from Bob Weir’s TRI Studios. On hand to celebrate Jerry Garcia’s 70th birthday will be Donna Jean Godchaux, Mike Gordon, Furthur’s Joe Russo and Jeff Chimenti, Ryan Adams & the Cardinals’ Neal Casal and Jon Graboff, The Hold Steady’s Craig Finn and Tab Kubler, The Black Crowes’ Adam MacDougall, Vampire Weekend’s Chris Tomson, the Yellowbirds’ Sam Cohen and Josh Kaufman, Jim Lauderdale, Cass McCombs, Harper Simon, Jonathan Wilson and many others. The event, which will be emceed by actor Luke Wilson ( Old School, The Royal Tenenbaums ) likely will offer surprise participants as well. The festivities will kick off at 9:30 pm ET and SiriusXM subscribers unable to watch the webcast will be able to listen live on the Grateful Dead Channel. Rebroadcasts will follow on August 4 at 12 pm ET; August 5 at 4 pm ET; August 6 at 9 am ET; August 7 at 5 pm ET; August 9 at 12 am ET.
Jambands.com and Relix.com have just posted interview with many of the artists involved with the show. Bob Weir’s thought can be found here. Mike Gordon, Craig Finn, Luke Wilson, Neal Casal and others share their sentiments here.