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University Seeks Grateful Dead Archivist

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University Seeks Grateful Dead Archivist

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University Seeks Grateful Dead Archivist

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RENEE MONTAGNE, host:

And our last word in business today is about a job opening in Santa Cruz, California.

(Soundbite of song, Big Boss Man)

GRATEFUL DEAD (Rock Group): (Singing) Big boss man

MONTAGNE: The word is Deadhead wanted. The University of California, Santa Cruz needs someone to manage its Grateful Dead archive. The school has a trove of recordings, documents, clippings, art and material related to the bands famous network of fans, known as Deadheads.

Candidates will need, quote, expert knowledge of contemporary popular music and a Masters degree in archive management.

And thats the business news on MORNING EDITION from NPR News. Im Renee Montagne.

STEVE INSKEEP, host:

And Im Steve Inskeep.

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