We play over 150 Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia Band songs. We also like to mix in songs by other bands like Phish, Widespread Panic and more. We aim to keep people dancing and cater to all age audiences. Our band can provide PA and lighting or we can utilize an existing sound system. We are based in Springfield, IL but are open to playing gigs anywhere for public and private events. Sunshine Daydream gigs in medium size clubs around the central Illinois area and regularly draws over 200 people per show. Sunshine Daydreams fans range from all ages and caters to a diverse demographic.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
Expect a funky Grateful Dead dance party and hours of Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia Band music. The Grateful Dead is the worlds most popular touring rock band and the music transcends generations and appeals to all ages. We can provide sound, stage and lighting as needed.
Sunshine Daydream specializes in performing Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia Band music in a refreshing high energy, up-tempo style. They have played through at least 150 songs in the Grateful Dead repertoire over the years. You never know what you are going to hear and the sets are designed to please the Dead heads and casual listener. The songs are performed as they are intended: high energy, hard hitting and always danceable. Expect psychedelic and innovative jams as the band navigates the Grateful Dead repertoire. The band is based in Springfield, IL and has gratefully enjoyed the support from the greater Illinois community and beyond.
Additional Booking Notes
Sound, stage and lighting can all be provided for an additional cost. Services are a la carte. We can also work within an existing sound system.
Past Booked Events
|March 12, 2016 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||High Note, Pekin, IL|
|February 20, 2016 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Memphis on Main, Champaign, IL|
|February 04, 2016 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Bar None, Springfield, IL|
|December 31, 2015 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Lincoln Square Theatre|
|October 31, 2015 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Donnie's Homespun|
All Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia Band songs. We also perform many classic rock and jam band covers.
Influences & Inspiration
Jerry Garcia Band
We are flexible and will work with clients for the most cost-effective solution.