Today, Dead & Company guitarist and vocalist John Mayer hinted to fans about tonight’s show in Atlanta. In an Instagram story, the pop star turned Deadhead noted that “one of my favorite set list rarities is making an appearance” during the show. The Grateful Dead-inspired offshoot will perform at Atlanta’s Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood tonight. The show comes ahead of Saturday night’s performance in Raleigh, North Carolina, at Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek.Since the band commenced their summer tour shortly before of Memorial Day Weekend at Mansfield, MA’s Xfinity Center, they’ve done so without a single repeat–also rolling out new tunes, live debuting “Alabama Getaway”, “Jack-A-Roe”, and Tampa Red’s “It Hurts Me Too” in the time since. For a breakdown of Dead & Company’s past tour setlist statistics, as well as a listing of predicted tour debuts this summer, head here.
Eighty-two-year old Bibi Zahora, called “Betty”, of Cotton Tree Village, West Berbice, attempted to take her own life at around 14:50hrs on Sunday, and had to be pulled from a trench in Cotton Tree Village by People’s Progressive Party/CivicBibi Zahora(PPP/C) Member of Parliament(MP) Harry Gill.Gill reportedly heard a loud splash in the Latino Canal at Cotton Tree, and upon investigating saw the elderly woman struggling and screaming in the water. He quickly ran over to the canal and pulled her to safety.The distraught woman was heard repeating over and over, “Me a throw myself there to dead and me nah a dead to…God nah a tek me life. You nah know my punishment and my pain, night and day…my children don’t visit me…”Ranks of the Blairmont Police Station were called, and the woman was taken into custody as officers began investigating the incident.