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Grateful Dead Sept. 15, 1972

Boston Music Hall Boston, MA | Listen on archive

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8
Playin' In The Band
Real nice and exploratory this one goes to deep space nice and heady improvisation on this beauty.
10
The Other One
weir and garcia are having a blast chasing each other around on this marvelous improvisational journey. Tiger pops its head up a couple of times
5
China Cat Sunflower -> I Know You Rider
Check out the power on this one. Bobby even rips a cool solo. Jerry just thrashes the segue an amazing pairing.
1
Truckin'
11+ minutes of pure goodness leads into a nice Billy Drum solo and then an amazing the other one. a snbd of only this sequence is available on archive
6
Friend of the Devil
Absolutely beautifully sung version Bobby matching Jerry every step of the way.
10
Bird Song
Set 2 version and one of the all-time Best Bird songs, spacey jazzy just an amazing journey. Jerry is at the top of his game.
1
Sugar Magnolia
EXTREMELLY HOT version, screaming bobby and shredding Jerry this is incredible, A great show all around
2
Tennessee Jed
Crisp soloing and clear, limpid lines from the inexhaustible well of musical ideas here. Jed has never been my top song, but Jer just sparkles here.
1
Black Throated Wind
This starts with understated, almost hesitant steps, then builds into a towering emotional rage. Its arc fits its words. Great stuff.
1
El Paso
Sweet master class on background soloing with Jerry's lickety-split runaway desperado fretwork backing Bobby up.
2
Jack Straw
In spite of some tuning problems, this one cooks. This whole set showcases Jerry's fast frets. Great stuff.
6
He's Gone
Kicking off a killer 2nd set, with a beautiful outro and a smooth smooth jam.
2
Ramble On Rose
Jerry's vocals are rarely stronger. At one point he's growling it out like he's spittin' nails.