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Grateful Dead Nov. 7, 1971

Harding Theatre San Francisco, CA | Listen on archive

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6
Brokedown Palace
This one is not to be missed...fine time for the band
3
Jack Straw
Early version...full of energy and wonderful Jerry licks
11
Me and My Uncle
Right in the middle of the DS>Drums>TOO>MAMU>TOO...the transition is perfect, and the driving bass really brings it home
7
Not Fade Away
Thunderous and energetic, just the way to end the show
8
Comes A Time
About 2 weeks after it was first played, There is a verse halfway through that was only sung this one time...maybe a hint into the meaning of the song
11
Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad
incredible NFA>GDTRFB>NFA
5
Big Railroad Blues
Tip of the hat to Bill Kreutzmann
6
Truckin'
Get back Truckin' on!
4
Brown Eyed Women
A fun upbeat early version.
4
Sugaree
A very strong early version.
4
Playin' In The Band
An extremely energetic early version, less spacey than later versions but the tightness and energy make up for that.
5
One More Saturday Night
my go to version on a perfect night in san francisco
3
Beat it on Down The Line
They're having a great time here, you can tell. Even the monitor problems are the source of fun.
4
Tennessee Jed
Jerry's Strat sound is so perfect here. This whole show (and the 6th) highlight the sound of this era perfectly.
11
Dark Star
A short but fascinating star, starts way out, filled with melodicism and beauty, almost yearns for the TOO>MAMU to emerge out of it. Give it a chance.
10
Johnny B. Goode
This is a killer version among the best if not the best of all time
1
Sugar Magnolia
Blazing hot!
1
Uncle John's Band
Don't know how this awesome end to the show hasn't been added yet! Check it out