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Grateful Dead March 21, 1972

Academy of Music New York City, NY | Listen on archive

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8
Cumberland Blues
pre-Europe, early Keith era, showin off for the academy
6
Looks Like Rain
Bobby sings his heart out with gorgeous pedal steel from Jerry
4
Black Throated Wind
Yesssss You like BTWs - this SMOKES
8
The Other One
Strong Spacey Jam sharp warm-up for European tour....
2
Two Souls in Communion
Debut of this powerful Pigpen love song, brilliant
4
Truckin'
A classic 72 Truckin'...intnese and high energy!
18
Wharf Rat
This is a tremendous 10 minute version...cool riffs by Jerry and Bob sounds like he's playing DS at the end. This is a keeper!
2
Playin' In The Band
I'd argue this was the first Playin' as we came to know it after the end of the "Main Ten" and "country warbler" versions from '71.
2
Next Time You See Me
This one cooks nicely - warm up for the Europe tour
2
Greatest Story Ever Told
Bobby blows a gasket on this one. Raw and powerful, showing exactly where they were headed before Europe. High energy rocker.
3
Loser
Cracklin' and snappy version. The band is ├╝ber tight and having fun.
3
Mister Charlie
Part of a great first set, the band is on fire, and Pigpen in great form. Tight rocker.
2
Good Lovin'
Pig on a ferocious rampage, the band sizzling hot behind him, and all this in the first set. This show deserves more love.
4
Big Railroad Blues
High energy, shitkickingly good. The energy in this is off the charts.
3
Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad
They push the energy up and up and up. Special transition into OMSN. An all-round high voltage jamming show. Underrated.
3
Ramble On Rose
Crisp tight version sung beautifully , outstanding mix and everyone has standout moments. Nice Phi backing up Jerry, and Keith shines brightly thru ou
6
One More Saturday Night
Keith ad Jerry raging behind a revved up Bobby. Ripping Rocking intense jamming version.
2
Tennessee Jed
Real vrisp love the guitar after each line and keith sounds awesome
4
Casey Jones
Another gem from these pre Europe shows at the Academy. This show just has such an amazing energy. Love Billy on this one!!!