NEW YORK — Members of the Grateful Dead and John Mayer are giving away 10,000 free tickets to a concert next month.

The veteran band and Mayer, who joined forces for the supergroup Dead & Company this summer, announced Monday that 5,000 fans will have a chance to win two tickets each to their Nov. 7 show in New York City.

The group has partnered with American Express for its music series, “American Express Unstaged,” for the sweepstakes. Film director Brett Ratner will direct the concert’s livestream from Madison Square Garden.

Fans can enter to win tickets Monday through Thursday on Dead & Company’s website. No tickets will go on sale.

– From news service reports