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Grateful Dead Dec. 31, 1987
Oakland Coliseum Arena Oakland, CA | Listen on archive
Hold on tight!
4The Music Never Stopped
A nice first set ender.
With the Neville Bros. Jerry gets his Big Easy on.
Ticket to New Year's
23Cold Rain and Snow
A solid version with kickin' drums 3rd song into the show after a hot Bertha>Promised opener
"Good evening and a very Happy New Year to you all" after a real nice Bertha>Promised opener
7Little Red Rooster
A blues boogie SHOWDOWN! Brent may pull away with the solo champ win here though
7When I Paint My Masterpiece
Jerry's vocal boisterousness mixed with Bobby's at the end makes it $$$
A New Year's gift -so hot!
4Hell in a Bucket
Ticket to New Year's barn burner! Lights up!
4Knockin' On Heaven's Door
Nevilles laying down some sweet harms.
I love this due to the cinematagrophy on the video. From "But I'll..." to "...SHOULD" it is a spiritual performance.
3Uncle John's Band
One of many highlights this eve...
1Man Smart, Woman Smarter
The "Aiko" is here but not the "Woman Are Smarter"? Blasphemy.