Steely Dead hits the Big Island at 4 locations

Photo by Henry Hungerland Steely Dead, a cover band fusing Steely Dan and the Grateful Dead, will be touring Hawaii Island beginning Thursday.

From left, Matt Abear, Dylan Teifer, Dave Abear and Chris Sheldon are Steely Dead. (Dave Abear/Courtesy photo)

The cover band Steely Dead — “a sonic fusion” of Steely Dan and the Grateful Dead — will be performing at four venues around the island beginning this week.