DEADband2.JPG Dead2.JPG Dead2.jpg MORRISON, Colo.--July 6, 2003. Bob Weir leads the group through audience favorites. The band The Dead regroup for five nights at Red Rocks Ampitheater starting tonight and ending friday night with a day of wednesday. Four surviving members of the Grateful Dead are on tour with other players on the Summer Getaway tour. (PHOTO BY: STEVEN R. NICKERSON/ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS)

Bob Weir Biography

Bob is an American musician and songwriter best known as a founding member of the rock band Grateful Dead. After the Grateful Dead disbanded in 1995, He performed with The Other Ones, later known as The Dead, together with other former members of the Grateful Dead.

Bob Weir Age

Bob was born on 16th ,October , 1947 in San Francisco , Carlifornia , in America .

Bob Weir Career

Bob founded and played in several other bands during and after his career with the Grateful Dead, including Kingfish, the Bob Weir Band, Bobby, and the Midnites, Scaring the Children, RatDog, and Furthur which he co-led with former Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh.
On New Year’s Eve, 1963, 16-year-old Weir and another underage friend were wandering the back alleys of Palo Alto, looking for a club that would admit them, when they heard banjo music. They followed the music to its source, Dana Morgan’s Music Store. Here, a young Jerry Garcia, oblivious to the date, was waiting for his students to arrive.

Weir and Garcia spent the night playing music together and then decided to form a band. The Beatles significantly influenced their musical direction. “The Beatles were why we turned from a jug band into a rock ‘n’ roll band,” said Bob Weir. “What we saw them doing was impossibly attractive. I couldn’t think of anything else more worth doing.” Originally called Mother McCree’s Uptown Jug Champions, the band was later renamed The Warlocks and eventually the Grateful Dead.

Bob Weir Net Worth

Bob Net Worth is estimated to be 30 million USD

Bob Weir Family

Bob was raised up by adopted parents , Fredrick Utter and Eleanor Cramer weir , in Suberbof Atherton , from their biological parents John ,jack , Parber , with a fellow student , San Francisco, California .

Bob Weir Wife

Bob information about love life is not much publicised, once the information is available,this section shall be updated.

Bob Weir Education

Bob was troubled during his in school life , because of undiagnosed dyslexia and faced many expulsion from almost all schools he attended, including Menlo-Atherton High School , in Atherton and Fountain Valley School in Colorado, where he met future Grateful Dead lyricist John Perry Barlow.

 

 

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