Bob Weir Blue Mountain album artwork. Photo by: Chloe Weir
Bob Weir Blue Mountain album artwork. Photo by: Chloe Weir

First Album in Thirty Years with All Original Material

Bob Weir is releasing Blue Mountainon September 30 with Columbia/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment.
Blue Mountain includes a wide range of talent featuring: Ray Rizzo (drums, harmonium, harmonica, backup vocals), Joe Russo (drums), Jon Shaw (upright bass, piano), Rob Burger (keyboard, accordion, tuned percussion), Sam Cohen (electric guitar and pedal steel), Nate Martinez (guitars, harmonium, backup vocals), Jay Lane (drums, vocals), Robin Sylvester (upright bass, vocals, hammond organ) and Steve Kimock (Lapsteel).
Providing backup vocals are The Bandana Splits, comprised of Annie Nero, Lauren Balthrop and Dawn Landes. Kaufman produced the record with engineering by Dan Goodwin.
Adam Block, President of Legacy Recordings notes, “We’re so pleased to welcome Bob Weir to the Columbia/Legacy family and absolutely thrilled to partner with him to share these stories and this beautiful record with the world.”
Scan over dates for Weir’s upcoming Campfire Tour, and sample recent live music he performed with Slightly Stoopid.

Franklin's Tower - Slightly Stoopid (Grateful Dead Cover) (ft. Bob Weir & Karl Denson)

Bob Weir on the Road

Tour Dates

Date | Venue | Location

October 7—Marin County Civic Center—San Rafael, CA
October 8—Fox Theater­—Oakland, CA
October 10—The Wiltern—Los Angeles, CA
October 12—Tower Theatre—Upper Darby, PA
October 14 & 15—Kings Theatre—Brooklyn, NY
October 16—The Capitol Theatre—Port Chester, NY
October 19—Ryman Auditorium—Nashville, TN
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Matthew McGuire is the founder and editor of Crescent Vale News. In 2014, he acquired a master's degree in Professional Media and Media Management from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.