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Grateful Dead July 29, 1974

Capitol Center Landover, MD | Listen on archive

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19
Weather Report Suite
flawless wrs, bobby's sound great and jerry so sweet on the slide
7
Spanish Jam
A bit overlooked for summer '74, this version is one of the very best. Jerry's cool tone has a lot of bite!
4
To Lay Me Down
A great version from a somewhat overlooked show.
6
He's Gone
The last few minutes of this jam are a bute!
4
Truckin'
Hotness, the NFBM jam is tight out of this one
4
Wharf Rat
Subtle, sublime beauty
6
Scarlet Begonias
Everything's perfect and beautiful in this one. Can we just say "All Scarlets from Summer '74 are epically heady", cause I don't know a bad one.
5
Deal
Some of the best boogie-woogie cowboy barroom stride piano from Keith here.
6
Nobody's Fault But Mine
A seamless sweet groove - into a very cool TOO. This show doesn't get enough love - all Summer '74 is hot, but this is a real corker.
8
The Other One
awesome rolling version goes into a uniquely floating spanish jam...do not miss this!
3
Black Throated Wind
beautiful sequence Sugaree, BT Wind, IMHBTR absolutely wonderful
4
U.S. Blues (Wave That Flag)
Powerful performed in DC at the height of the watergate affair. Crowd went nuts.
2
Pretty Peggy O
Killer Wharf Rat-> Around and Around-> Pretty Peggy- O (Fennario) amazing sequence unique and very 1974
4
Cumberland Blues
Underrated version from '74,really together,well sung and great picking from Jerry. I'm really taking to this show,well worth a listen to it all.
6
Let It Grow
Absolute best of 1974. Not kidding. Jerry's leads are ripping & confident. The band plays flawlessly.Can stand w/some of the best of '77. Must hear.
1
Casey Jones
Relaxed