The Dark Star Orchestra, in its 20 year existence, has become the premier Grateful Dead tribute band. Playing a show from the band’s history each night has rekindled a fan base’s love for the music and its community. Jeff Mattson has played the role of Jerry Garcia for 7 of those years. We sat down and talked to Jeff about his role and a whole lot more.

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