Lesh, Weir, Russo, Lane, Chimenti: New Group "Furthur" for Sept.
Form New Band Furthur" / Set Dates For September
The Dead's Phil Lesh and Bob Weir have formed a new band with drummer Joe Russo (Benevento/Russo Duo), guitarist John Kadlecik (Dark Star Orchestra), as well as Weir's RatDog bandmates Jeff Chimenti (keys) and Jay Lane (drums). The new band has taken the name Furthur.
As of now the band only has three dates set for September, 18-20 at Oakland's Fox Theater.