Today is December 3, 2023 ()
The Dead’s towering lyricists and band leaders, Robert Hunter, Jerry Garcia, and Bob Weir, with their solid folk-rock grounding, drew freely from the Hebrew Bible in many of their songs. Come join David Bernat to explore examples such as “Samson and Delilah,” a very pointed recasting of the Judges narrative, as well as “Estimated Prophet,” with its mixed bag of more nuanced Biblical allusions. Breakfast will be served. Or click here to join via Zoom.