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It's All Over Now Baby Blue
April 15, 1983
Community War Memorial Auditorium

Thanks for belting this one out, Jerry
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Throwing Stones
April 15, 1983
Community War Memorial Auditorium

Love these earlier Throwin’ jams because nobody knows where it’s going
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Jack Straw
April 19, 1983
Alfond Arena, U of Maine

An energetic outing, even the first break runs free
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New Minglewood Blues
April 9, 1983
Hampton Coliseum

Schreddy Version
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Not Fade Away
Dec. 2, 1971
Boston Music Hall

Part of a fat sandwich but the NFA is a healthy portion in its own right.

Comments

Dark Star
Nov. 22, 1968
Veterans Hall

Kapowey!
Lazy Lightnin' -> Supplication
Aug. 31, 1980
Capitol Center

I didn't want to give it away but had to say something. This is one example of a song posted on 30 days that sounds better than any sources available. Yeah, really strong.
Dancin' in the Streets
June 22, 1969
Central Park

Home run of a version right here
The Other One
June 17, 1991
Giants Stadium

Got 2nd row center from mail order and haven't been the same since... again.
Jack Straw
Aug. 4, 1974
Philadelphia Civic Center

Interesting observation (applies to other songs/ works both ways, e.g. jam extended, jam shortened). Often occurs gradually, but not necessarily. The kite string definitely runs out aways on 7/31 too, but this period seems to be a turning point. So many previous versions you wonder why it gets 'cut down' so quickly. In any case, yeah, Jer's solos scale a chain of high peaks here.