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Posted on 02 April 2024 by Brian Walsh

To mark the 50th Anniversary of their 1974 album From The Mars Hotel, Grateful Dead will release a deluxe edition, remastered and expanded with newly unearthed material and rarities.

From The Mars Hotel (50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition) will be released on June 21 via Rhino.

The deluxe edition features remastered audio by engineer David Glasser. Produced for release by Grateful Dead Legacy Manager and Audio Archivist David Lemieux, the deluxe edition also includes demos of “China Doll” and “Wave That Flag” as well as a previously unreleased live performance of the Grateful Dead at University of Nevada-Reno in 1974.

Pre-order From The Mars Hotel (50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition) on 3CD and digital format at https://gd.lnk.to/FTMH50

“Wave That Flag (Demo),” is available to hear at https://gd.lnk.to/WTFDemo

In addition to the 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition, From The Mars Hotel (50th Anniversary Remaster) will be released on June 21 as a single 180-gram black vinyl LP, limited edition Neon Pink vinyl, limited edition “Ugly Rumors” custom vinyl exclusive to Dead.net, and a specially-designed picture disc created in partnership with zoetrope pioneer Drew Tetz.

When viewed with a camera or strobe, the zoetrope LP will appear to animate. It can be pre-ordered along with the rest of From The Mars Hotel (50th Anniversary Remaster) variants at https://gd.lnk.to/FTMH50.