Band Beyond Description

Band Beyond Description

Every Third Thursday for over two years now, the local community gravitates to the Crazy Horse to celebrate the music of the Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia. Intrepid hosts Jonny Mojo (guitar/vocals) and Gary Campus (drums) bring together...
No Simple Highway

No Simple Highway

If you’ve seen bands pay tribute to the Grateful Dead here, and chances are you have, you know we hold things to a very high standard. Every band offers a different take on the sacred repertoire. No Simple Highway weaves tapestries...
Matt Rainey and Dippin’ Sauce

Matt Rainey and Dippin’ Sauce

Matt Rainey is one of the hottest young sensations on the Nor Cal blues scene. A two-time winner of Sacramento’s Blues Award, the guitarist/vocalist has that special charisma all of the blues greats possess. In addition to drawing...
Deadbeats

Deadbeats

GET YOUR TICKETS The Deadbeats are synonymous with Grateful Dead music in Nevada City. They have been putting their own stamp on the legendary songbook since 1994. They have been perennial headliners of the Jerry Bash Festival at Pioneer...
Band Beyond Description

Band Beyond Description

Our Third Thursday tradition continues! Intrepid hosts Jonny Mojo (guitar/vocals) and Gary Campus (drums) bring together incredible musicians to conjure magic from the Grateful Dead songbook. Every month we bask in the euphoria of their...
Grateful Bluegrass Boys

Grateful Bluegrass Boys

GET YOUR TICKETS Mandolin and fiddle magician, Aaron Redner (formerly of Hot Buttered Rum), has created something extraordinary with this project. If you’re the kind of person whose fire burns hot for both the Grateful Dead and the...
We Are Already Powerfully Impressed

We Are Already Powerfully Impressed

The first couple months of 2017 are in the books and March is already making a powerful impression at the Crazy Horse. Time flies when you’re having fun and we didn’t want all these shows to go by without a little bit of...

Achilles Wheel: Rising Up to Paradise

Less than a week after Shining Star helped us celebrate Jerry Garcia’s birth, Achilles Wheel was back to honor the anniversary of his passing. Still fresh off their June CD release shows, it was a treat to see a totally different...

Shining Star: Opening the Garcia Portal

The love and reverence that so many of us feel for Jerry Garcia is hard to quantify. We embrace his legacy and all the music he left us. His work with the Grateful Dead earns the bulk of the attention, deservedly so. He spent a vast...

A Grateful May at the Crazy Horse

Jerry Garcia was at the Crazy Horse last Saturday night. No, not the guy who kicked the bucket 18 years ago. Actually a cute little dog named Jerry Garcia who belonged to the bass player from Totally Dead – Dave – and his...