Grateful Dead Lyricist And Cyberspace Advocate, John Barlow, Dies At 70
February 13, 2018
Foremost lyricist John Barlow passed away on Wednesday. The celebrated lyricist who worked with the American rock band Grateful Dead died in his sleep at his home in San Francisco. He was aged 70.
John Barlow's Songwriting
His lyrical career with the Grateful Dead brought songs like “Cassidy,” “Heaven Help the Fool,” and “Mexicali Blues” to fans. He co-wrote those songs with members of the band and wrote four songs on the “Built to Last” album.