Neal Casal Stole the Show (5 stars)
These compositions were the highlight of the Grateful Dead Santa Clara and Chicago 2015 shows and captured the spirit that the shows themselves couldn't seem to for me. GD inspiration with pure Neal Casal execution.
Perfect Way to Fill the Space (5 stars)
While sitting at home over the summer. I was watching the Dead shows and instead of turning down the intermission we turned it up. Was blown away at the style of play. So Dead and so not the Dead. I thought it might be some lost Jerry Jams. Just something to fill the space. After finding out this was a group effort with Neal leading the way all i wanted was a copy. So thanks!! this will be on heavy rotation….
Years Active: '10s
Circles Around the Sun was formed for a very specific purpose: to create intermission music for Fare Thee Well, a series of reunion concerts played by the surviving members of the Grateful Dead during 2015. The shows celebrated the band's 50th anniversary and served as their official sendoff. Video director Justin Kreutzmann (son of GD drummer Bill) approached guitarist/composer Neal Casal (Ryan Adams' Cardinals, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Phil Lesh & Friends) about creating five hours of music…
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