EmiSunshine performed this week at the Jerry Garcia Birthday Celebration to benefit the Strand Theater and The Jerry Garcia Foundation.

Musicians on a Mission and the Jerry Garcia Foundation invited EmiSunshine, to perform with a special reunion of the Jerry Garcia-Merl Saunders Band rhythm section, featuring Bob Steeler on percussion and Merl Saunders’s son, Tony Saunders on bass. Mr. Steeler was a member of Hot Tuna during its power trio years in the 1970s.