Grateful Dead Song Lyrics
During my research I found that most of the Grateful Dead song lyrics on the web were copied from the same original source - they all have the same mistakes and typos. I've gone to great lengths to make sure that the lyrics here are accurate, checking them against official sources like Robert Hunter's book A Box Of Rain.
For each song I'm including:
I'm not going to bother with the studio albums. After all, who puts on Go To Heaven when they want to hear Althea? It's the version on Without A Net that I've felt compelled to play about a thousand times.
Background Information for GD Songs
When writing up the song descriptions for this section I'm trying to include as much relevant information as I can. Some of the topics that may be covered include:
This idea of tracing a song's evolution is something I find fascinating and I'll be looking at it in greater depth here: Favorite Versions Of Grateful Dead Songs.
This section of the site is a work in progress. More lyrics will be added as time allows. All Grateful Dead song lyrics copyright Ice Nine Publishing Company, Inc.
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