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Published: 2017/05/20

Bob Weir, Oteil Burbridge, Kimock, Krasno and Leslie Mendelson Team Up for Benefit Show

A number of familiar faces joined together for a benefit show in the name of Heroes Rock, the organization that aims to help our nation’s veterans.

Among those gathered in Mill Valley, CA included Bob Weir, Steve Kimock, Eric Krasno, Leslie Mendelson, Nicki Bluhm, John Morgan Kimock and Weir’s Dead & Company bandmate Oteil Burbridge.

As Deadheadland reports, the ensemble rolled through a number of tunes including “Easy to Slip” with Kimock, a take on Weir’s solo tune “Only a River” with Burbridge and John Morgan Kimock. Mendelson added vocals to “Blue Bayou” and she teamed with Nicki Bluhm on “Bird Song” prior to the “Ripple” closer.

Here’s a look at the setlist:

Heroes Rock Benefit House Concert
Mill Valley, CA

Walkin’ Blues (Weir solo), Easy to Slip, Blue Mountain, Only a River, Friend of the Devil, Blue Bayou, Bird Song, Ripple

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