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better off dead
Oct. 14, 1977
Both Jerry solos are absolutely transcendental. Probably my new favorite version of the year.
Sept. 29, 1977
Very nice jam
Oct. 16, 1977
Louisiana State U
Top notch energetic and jazzy jam out of this version, with a cool little noodle/space section before they dissolve into drums.
Oct. 1, 1977
Fantastically gooey jam out of this version. Absolutely mesmerizing.
March 15, 1969
Fantastic play by Jerry; the post verse jamming especially soars with emotion and intensity.
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May 5, 1977
New Haven Coliseum
Absolutely ON FIRE. Hottest version of the spring tour, easily.
June 15, 1976
Amazing soaring and melodic jamming!! Best of '76? It gets my vote!
Nov. 2, 1977
Field House - Seneca College
One of my favorites, very unique jam.
Oct. 30, 1977
Assembly Hall - Indiana University
Wonderful outro, with a *seamless* transition from the triumphant sounding jam of WR back to the space-jazz jamming of Playin' reprise.
Nov. 6, 1977
Broome County Arena
Amazing, triumphant jamming. One of the most powerful versions ever played.
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