When: Thu., Nov. 4, 8-11 p.m.
Terrapin Flyer is celebrating their 20th Anniversary as one of the top touring Grateful Dead bands in the United States. Because the band features a revolving cast of talent, hundreds of notable musicians have crossed paths with Terrapin Flyer. Among them are a who’s who of top names in the jamband world. The band started touring with former Grateful Dead keyboardist Vince Welnick in 2001 then with Melvin Seals from the Jerry Garcia Band since 2004 and also Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and former Grateful Dead keyboardist Tom Constanten since 2006.
Here it is, the lineup for Terrapin Flyer's Fall Tour 2021. This tour's lineup features some of the best musicians in the Grateful Dead scene including Josh Olken on lead guitar who has impressed Jerry Garcia Band's Melvin Seals and Grateful Dead keyboardist Tom Constanten in previous performances. His tone is pure Garcia and his sound is reminiscent of Jerry to the point of stunning similarity. On bass guitar is Wavy Dave Burlingame who has been with Terrapin Flyer since the band's early days. He also has toured the nation with Cornmeal, Melvin and Tom. On drums is Jon Reed, one of Chicago very best drummers. A graduate of UIC Jazz School Jon Reed is the foundation of the band's sound. On Keyboards is Mike Cole who was previously in the band Bumpus. On rhythm guitar Doug Hagman who is the founder of the band.