Carsten Henningsen, the Dead, & Zero 7
Carsten Henningsen, green mutual-fund founder, answered Grist Magazine's questions in a recent article and mentioned the Dead:
Who was your favorite musical artist when you were
18? How about now?
That was way back in 1978, and around that time, I
attended about 50 Grateful Dead
concerts. I even got to introduce Jerry Garcia on stage. My favorite band right
now is Zero 7 from the
By the way, I love Zero 7. The album "When It Falls" was one of my favorites of the Summer before last. I wouldn't compare them to the Dead in anyway (besides both making great music). In today's vast world of Electronica and all the sub genres and sub-sub-sub genres, I'd call Zero 7 "Trip-hop Pop."