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A hysterically biased 1967 CBS TV mini-doc, focusing on the Grateful Dead, is an upcoming music-oriented Red Vic screening

July 15-16, Stop Making Sense. Classic Talking Heads circa 1984 at L.A.'s Pantages Theatre. Watching a jittery David Byrne working the crowd in his oversized boxy white suit should be worth the price of admission alone.

July 19-20, The Last Waltz. This one's cool for a couple of reasons. First, it's directed by Martin Scorsese and, second, it captures The Band's final show at San Francisco's old Winterland Ballroom, a place I've often dreamed of seeing a show.

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