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Mickey Hart releases new song ‘Jersey Shore’ to help with Hurricane Sandy relief

The Mickey Hart Band is releasing a new song titled “Jersey Shore,” Tuesday, Feb 5, to benefit Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. Longtime Grateful Dead drummer Hart, who lives outside Sebastopol, said he feels a special bond with New Jersey, stemming from his own New York roots. “I was a kid from Coney Island, Atlantic Beach and Far Rockaway,” said Hart. “The Shore was the totem, the centerpiece, a physical representation of community spirit for many generations.” Those who make a… Read More »