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Hosted By Beth Ruyak

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The DeadBeats Keep On Truckin' For Jerry Garcia's Birthday

Cody Drabble / Capital Public Radio

Cody Drabble / Capital Public Radio

The DeadBeats are a Grateful Dead cover band from Nevada City. They're performing on what would have been Grateful Dead lead guitarist Jerry Garcia's 76th birthday, who died on August 9, 1995.

The DeadBeats are performing on Saturday Aug. 4 at Pioneer Park in Nevada City for the Jerry Bash, a community celebration of the Grateful Dead with music, food and art.

Watch the DeadBeats perform "Loser"

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Cody Drabble

Insight Producer and On-Air Director

Cody Drabble learned to love public radio growing up in San Francisco with KQED on every morning during breakfast. In addition to producing and directing the live broadcast of Insight each morning, he also fills in as guest host for Beth Ruyak.   Read Full Bio 

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