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CrackStraw

Bob's Guitar #1

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1
Looks Like Rain
April 20, 1983
Providence Civic Center

Pissed off Bobby. Maybe you know how it's rainin'?
2
Althea
Sept. 25, 1980
Warfield Theater

The ending rages harder than any '80 Althea. Quality aud with great Jack Straw to follow to end set 1
2
Stagger Lee
Jan. 5, 1979
The Spectrum

It's the jam before Stagger Lee gets shot in the balls that defines this one. Check out this aud. Great Ace slide all show!
4
Catfish John
Feb. 14, 1976
Keystone

Have not heaerd it in hears but remember it being special.Back to back Catfish/I want to Tell you! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8hzK6rTEHdY
4
Positively 4th Street
Oct. 31, 1975
Tower Theater

http://www.panicstream.net/streams/jerry_garcia_band/jerry_does_dylan/d205-positively%204th%20street.mp3 - via Panic Stream

Comments

Morning Dew
Sept. 14, 1988
Madison Square Garden

Jerry's shaky vocals are part of this one's charm - the NYC crowd goes nuts over it. The climatic part of Few wasn't very climatic but still great Weir\Garcia interplay in jams! Solid 8.5\10
Wharf Rat
Nov. 1, 1977
Cobo Arena

Best version of year and i love Donna but she's got nothing to do with this insane rocker.
Jack Straw
Sept. 18, 1974
Parc des Expositions

One of my favorite versions.... Pre-Hiatus Always thought E74 was GDs best work across the Atlantic.
Not Fade Away
Dec. 31, 1976
Cow Palace

This one is so much better than 9/10 in top ten. That's my opinion. You're getting what you would expect with NFA here. I know we like being pranked out by the boys but familiarity breeds contempt. This pretty much sounds like JGB covering NFA circa 1976. Easily Keith's best NYE show during his stint. Kills it all night - is a part of the band and shit!
Samson and Delilah
Dec. 31, 1976
Cow Palace

The Good Lovin>Samson segue is very reminiscent of the band moe. moe segues at their shows better than any band i've ever seen. Almost all songs are fair game. Check out the songs Four and Opium by moe. Try to get a Opium > or < in/out of song, Such killer slide guitar in Opium! The slow teasy build up to S&D is creative dead and the closest thing to a Fall '73 Delilah ;)