Nectar's Restaurant Live Music in Burlington, Vermont!

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Fiddlehead Brewing Presents
Fiddlehead Presents Dead Set ft Zach Nugent (Three Seatings)

6:30pm Seatings Tickets:
9pm Seatings Tickets:
11:30pm Seatings Tickets:

Please buy your ticket in advance as we will be preparing tables reserved for each party.
Please show up at your designated seating time as your set will start shortly after the advertised start time.
We have a four ticket minimum due to the current Vermont Health Department regulations
It would be incredibly helpful for your whole party to arrive at the same time.
There will be limited capacity available per Vermont Health Department regulations.
Please see our abbreviated menu at
Tables will be spaced six feet apart.
The room will be cleared and cleaned between each set including tables, chairs, contact doors and bathrooms.
There will only be table service per Vermont Health Department regulations.
Please be respectful and patient of others.
If you would like to stay for more than one set you are welcome to buy tickets for multiple sets and stay at your table.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Doors: 6:30pm

21+ $15 ADV // DOS

Dead Set

Dead Set employs an “Everyone Orchestra” approach to creating a one-of-a-kind Grateful Dead tribute that features local luminaries and plenty of special guests. Dead Set doesn’t seek to re-create the Dead’s shows to a “T”: it is more of a celebration of the extensive repertoire of The Grateful Dead, performed in their own unique fashion but with unerring respect for that unmistakable Grateful Dead sound.

Dead Set was born from the weekly Tuesday night Grateful Dead jam session at Club Metronome above the legendary Nectar’s in Burlington Vermont. Each performance is carefully crafted, but embraces change and the possibilities created through collaboration with other artists who may be in town, allowing for those for those “right place / right time” instances of sheer magic.

Since it’s 2013 inception, Dead Set has hosted a broad array of guests performers—from the usual suspects to folks one wouldn’t expect to find playing the music of the Dead— including Jon Fishman (Phish), Oteil Burbridge (Allman Brothers, Dead & Company), Don Harris (Chic, Tower of Power), Russ Lawton, Tony Markelis and Dave Grippo of Trey Anastasio Band, Brockett Parsons (Lady Gaga), Kenny Brooks (Ratdog), Rob Eaton, Rob Barraco and Skip Vangelas of Dark Star Orchestra, Aaron Katz (Percy Hill), Luke Smith and Erik Glockler of Strangefolk, Alan Evans (Soulive), John Kimock (Mike Gordon), Yonrico Scott (Derek Trucks Band), Vinnie Amico (moe.), Scott Guberman (Phil Lesh & Friends), Nate Werth (Snarky Puppy), Tim Palmieri and Beau Sasser of Kung Fu, Mihali Savoulidis, Zdenek Gubb, Brook Jordan and Ryan Dempsey of Twiddle, Craig Brodhead, Dave Brandwein, Michelangelo Carruba and Taylor Shell of Turkuaz, Chuck Jones (Dopapod), Bill Carbone (Max Creek), Corey Wilhelm (Bombino), Danny Mayer (Eric Krasno Band), Seth Yacovone, Alex Budney and Steve Hadeka of the Seth Yacovone Band, Hayley Jane and Ryan Clausen of Hayley Jane & The Primates, Eric Maier (Madaila), Chris Plante (The Brew), The Hornitz, Keith Allen and Kenn Mogel of The Mantras, Colby Dix (Touchpants), Wiley Griffin (MUN), Chris English and Lowell Wurster of Lucid, Josh Panda, David Gans and many more.

Dead Set
  • Nectar's
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  • 188 Main Street Burlington, VT 05401
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  • (802) 658-4771
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  • Hours: Tue-Wed 7pm-2am / Thu-Sat 5pm-2am
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