Shop our range of The Grateful Dead officially licensed merchandise and apparel. Founded in 1965, The Grateful Dead was a Californian rock band, known for its eclectic style, which fused elements of rock, folk, country, bluegrass, blues, gospel, and psychedelic rock for live performances of lengthy instrumental jams, and for their devoted fan base, known as "Deadheads". Some of their most iconic graphics have lived on and feature on clothing collections and merchandise loved for generations.