About Dean Pivirotto

Dean Pivirotto was a free lance, self employed event promoter and music lover in the local CT music scene and has been attending shows since 2000. Dean worked mainly for Shakedown, CT's Grateful Dead Cover Band, but also utilized his skills to promote any and all local shows coming to the CT and tri-state areas. In the summer of 2012 Dean toured the country hitting up both the Phish and Furthur East and West coast tours, as well as Camp Bisco, Gathering of the Vibes, and the Telluride Blues & Brews Festivals. Dean has since moved to Oregon and now attends shows in the West including Phil Lesh's esteemed venue "Terrapin Crossroads".

shootout Shakedown @ Haddam Neck Fair 09-02-12 Haddam Neck, CT

Band- Shakedown( http://www.shakedown.net ) Venue- The Haddam Neck Fair ( http://www.haddamneckfair.com/ ) City/State- East Haddam, CT Date-September 2, 2012    Set 1: Chinacat Sunflower > I Know You Rider Sugar Magnolia Dancing in the Streets Cumberland Blues St. of Circumstance … READ MORE

053 Shakedown @ Toads Place 08-17-2012 New Haven, CT

Event-Shakedown Openers-DizzyFish, Eggy de la Gates  Venue-Toad’s Place  City/State-New Haven, CT Date-August 17th, 2012 Shakedown setlist Set 1: Viola Lee Blues (1st) –> Cumberland Blues –> Viola Lee Blues (2nd) –> All Over Now –> Viola Lee Blues Finale Stagger … READ MORE

sdfeaturedcropped Shakedown @ Dark Horse Saloon 08/10/12 Oxford, CT

Band Name-Shakedown Band Website: http://www.shakedown.net Venue- Dark Horse Saloon Venue Website: https://www.facebook.com/#!/DarkHorseCT City/State-Oxford, CT Date-August 10th, 2012    Band Members: Dave Frankel – Lead Guitar/Vocals Jeff Martinson – Guitar/Vocals Mark Haberfield – Bass/Vocals Geoffrey Wadhams – Keyboard/Vocals Johnny Chang – Drums                   … READ MORE

lojstellas8001featured Legion of Jerry @ Stella Blues Bar New Haven, CT 08-01-12

Event- A Celebration of Jerry’s 70th Birthday Band Name- Legion of Jerry ( https://www.facebook.com/LegionofJerry ) August 1st ~ 2012 Venue-Stella Blues City/State-New Haven, CT         Set 1: Everybody Needs Somebody to Love Bright Side of the Road … READ MORE

IMG_0219 Gathering of the Vibes July 22nd Seaside Park Bridgeport, CT Part 4

Event- Gathering of the Vibes( http://www.govibes.com ) Venue- Seaside Park (http://www.bridgeportct.gov/ParksRecreation/Pages/SeasideParkHistory.aspx ) Date- July 22st ,2012 City/ State- Bridgeport, CT   ~ Featured Artists ~ Phil Lesh & Friends STS9 Primus Assembly of Dust 7 Walkers featuring Bill Kreutzmann Mickey … READ MORE

IMG_0279 Gathering of the Vibes Seaside Park Bridgeport, CT 07-21-12 part 3

Event- Gathering of the Vibes( http://www.govibes.com ) Venue- Seaside Park  (http://www.bridgeportct.gov/ParksRecreation/Pages/SeasideParkHistory.aspx ) Date- July 21st ,2012 City/ State- Bridgeport, CT   ~ Featured Artists ~   Phil Lesh & Friends STS9 Primus Assembly of Dust 7 Walkers featuring Bill Kreutzmann … READ MORE