Now a New York Times bestseller, a ground-breaking rock and roll memoir by one of the founding members of the Grateful Dead.
Bill Kreutzmann co-founded the Grateful Dead in 1965 with Jerry Garcia, Bob Weir, Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, and Phil Lesh. As the drummer in that band for all 30 years until they disbanded in 1995, he performed more than 2,300 concerts and played on every one of their albums. He continues to play music in various bands including Billy and the Kids. He lives on an organic farm in Hawaii. Benjy Eisen has written for Rolling Stone, Esquire, Relix and so on. He lives in San Francisco.