Justin Kreutzmann just released a great little home video of the visiting President at the back in 2009. Amazing!

As it went, this was the year the was as a band called which featured the surviving four members of Bob , , , and along with guitar by and keyboards by . And yep, they’re all in the video acting geeky for two minutes while talks to them about a desk. It’s rather thrilling.

Check out the video below.

Also of note here is that it was a few years later during the performances that Obama proclaimed “Let there be songs to fill the air” and honoring the Grateful Dead for their 50 years as a band.

What a president. What a band.

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