Taking it Furthur

The band fronted by two founding Grateful Dead members sold out the Taj’s Etess Arena like 
wildfire last winter, and Boardwalk Hall can expect an even larger throng of Deadheads Nov. 12. 

By Ray Schweibert

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Atco, N.J., residents Ann Domski Black and her husband John met 20 years ago to the day Nov. 12 — at a Jerry Garcia Band concert at the bygone Spectrum in Philadelphia. The couple will be celebrating their allegiance to the music, and each other, at Saturday night’s show.

“We’re ever so grateful that we can still enjoy the sweet music that brought us together,” says Ann. “We try to support the band every chance we get, though now that we have a child we have to stick to the more local shows. We try to hit one each tour. We love what Bobby and Phil are doing. The band sounds great and we wish they they could keep playing for another 20 years.” 

Absecon resident Jennifer Townsend Auge may not qualify as a Deadhead, but she enjoyed her lone Furthur experience in Camden. 

“I have to admit I’m not a huge fan of the Dead and like their mainstream songs the best, but what I liked best about that concert was watching the people. Oh man, what a show!”


When: Saturday, Nov. 12, 
doors open 5:30pm, show 7pm

Where: Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City

How Much: $59.50, $49.50 and $39. 

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