Phil Lesh was the bass player for the Grateful Dead. Since the death of Jerry Garcia he has performed with numerous different artist, and worked on many projects. His two biggest projects are "The Dead" which is the surviving memebers of the Grateful Dead. He also has his band which is known as "Phil Lesh & Friends". Phil Lesh, who recently turned 70, has a full summer schedule with the Grateful Dead's latest carnation, Furthur.