Elk Grove -- Mark Brock and his son, Tyler, celebrate Jerry Garcia's 70th birthday Aug.1st by viewing "The Grateful Dead Movie" in grand style at a local theater.
"Jerry Garcia was an amazing guy who went from one side of the track to the other with his music, lyrics and vocals," Mark comments, adding "He was phenomenal. Happy Birthday, Jerry!"
Chris Ferris of Elk Grove also celebrates the birthday event because he's "a stay-at-home Dad enjoying a night out. And I'm an Old Deadhead wishing Jerry a Happy 70th!"
Directed by Jerry Garcia, "The Grateful Dead Movie" is a monster jam session filmed at San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom from Oct. 16-20, 1974. Released in 1977, the "Dead" movie is now available on Blu-Ray, DVD and audio CD -- featuring the very best anthology of "Dead" music ever!