McKernan's Blues

Song composer(s)

McKernan, Ron / Traditional

Grateful Dead Recordings

Not recorded by the Dead

Dead Related Recordings

No Dead related recordings entered

Other Recordings

No other recordings entered

Performance History

Played by the Second Story Men, featuring Pigpen, at the Tangent in Palo Alto in 1963.

Not performed by the Grateful Dead. Occurs only on pre-Dead tapes featuring future members of the dead.


Presented as an original but shares some of the verses of Katie Mae.