Long Strange Trip is a documentary film about the rock band the Grateful Dead. It premiered on January 23, 2017, at the Sundance Film Festival. It had a one-night only nationwide screening on May 25, 2017, and a week-long limited theatrical release in New York and Los Angeles starting on May 26. The film was split into a six-part miniseries, which became available on Amazon Video on June 2, 2017.
Long Strange Trip was directed by Amir Bar-Lev, and has a running time of almost four hours. Martin Scorsese was one of the executive producers. Justin Kreutzmann, the son of Grateful Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann, was one of the producers.
The film features newly conducted interviews with living band members and friends including Bob Weir and his wife Natascha, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, John Perry Barlow, Donna Godchaux, Dennis McNally, Barbara "Brigid" Meier, Nick Paumgarten, Steve Silberman, and Alan Trist.
A soundtrack album was released on May 26, 2017.
Long Strange Trip was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Music Film.
Label: Rhino Records 081227934439
Format: Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Stereo
Genre: Rock, Stage & Screen
Style: Blues Rock, Country Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Soundtrack, Garage Rock
A1 Death Don't Have No Mercy
A2 St. Stephen
A3 Easy Wind
B Dark Star
C1 China Cat Sunflower
C2 I Know You Rider
C3 The Music Never Stopped
C4 Touch Of Grey
D1 Dear Mr. Fantasy
D2 Hey Jude
D4 Brokedown Palace