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Grateful Dead July 9, 1989

Giants Stadium East Rutherford, NJ | Listen on archive

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13
Shakedown Street
Epic Shakedown. Starts with lyric flubs by Brent and Bob, but rages onward to headiness.
7
Not Fade Away
If you like 89, you will love this NFA.
4
Built to Last
Nice and tight with solid Bruce touches
9
Jack Straw
Powerful version. The vocal entrance at the end brings the house down, you can tell they're having fun; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gjjkcVIoys
7
Bird Song
Very inspired playing. Jazzy swing from the rhythm devils, Lesh is barreling down the low end, and Jerry dancing the leads to a powerful conclusion
6
Samson and Delilah
Big ol Rager from a Splendid 89 show!!!
10
China Cat Sunflower -> I Know You Rider
Superific China>Rider from a big show at Giants Stadium!!!
8
West L.A. Fadeaway
Superfluous rendition of my favorite song that has the word 'copasetic' in it!!!
4
Truckin'
Real heady summer '89 Truckin', great vocals and powerful playing, what else to say except hot!
3
Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad
This is a great version from a great show.
2
Brown Eyed Women
Sharp version with a great solo. Jerry rules here.
3
Throwing Stones
Super tight post verse jam here. Surprisingly unlisted, considering it was just released as part of the Giants Stadium Box set