Deadhead

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Deadhead

An employee of a transportation company who travels for free in order to return home or arrive at his next assignment.
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This partnership was attractive to The DEAD and to Blurb because we've been able to allow Dead Heads to work with licensed content but still add their own personal touch to each book.
By touring continuously and never relying on radio hits or latest trends, The DEAD and Dead Heads created an unparalleled bond.
During this second annual Dead Head meet-up, fans can re-experience this never-before-released live performance recorded at one of the band's favorite tour stops," said Shelly Maxwell, executive vice president of NCM Fathom Events.
This flashback concert is a chance for Dead Heads to relive the experience of one the band's most famous performances," said Dan Diamond, vice president of NCM Fathom.
Under the direction of the band's lead guitarist Jerry Garcia and co-directed by Leon Gast, these legendary 1974 concerts capture the Grateful Dead at the pinnacle of their psychedelic worldwide fame while documenting the Dead Head experience.
AS soon as later daffodils and other spring-flowering bulbs have faded, remove dead heads so their energy is conserved and used to make more flowers for next year.
Today, more than 10 years after Jerry Garcia's death, the legions of fans -- called Dead Heads --have only grown larger and stronger.
From rock grooves and a touch of bluegrass to hot Irish reels and hauntingly beautiful melodies, the combination puts forth a new kind of sound that conjures up memories of the "Old & In The Way" bluegrass sounds and early Grateful Dead vibes, familiar to Dead Heads everywhere.