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Mission in the Rain
March 17, 1978
Garcia Band- Garcia sings from deep within on this one. He's telling his life story...
I'll Take A Melody
Dec. 6, 1977
JGB- Love Garcia's vocals on this! Hint of spring tour '78
Rhapsody In Red
March 17, 1978
June 18, 1978
JGB- SOULFUL! Old testament shit! Fire and brimstone...
Sitting In Limbo
April 3, 1976
I'm throwing in Garcia Band. Best show of '76! This version transcends.
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Nov. 8, 1970
Holy Fuck! The energy in this one. Post drums...HOT DAMN! If Soundbord existed for this one it would be numero uno. Hands down...the Ken and Judy Lee version is the one to sample. MAN!!!
Feb. 19, 1973
May 19, 1974
Portland Memorial Coliseum
Turn On Your Love Light
Dec. 29, 1968
Gulfstream Park Race Track
This show is in your face. Garcia's leads are screaming throughout the whole gig. This is what heavy metal was before heavy metal. He attacks the audience.
June 9, 1977
I remember probably 15 years ago pulled up into the Safeway parking lot in North Boulder and had this cranking. Got out of the car and a lady next to me had a huge smile on her face getting into her car groceries in hand and said “they don’t do it like that anymore”.
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Scarlet Begonias -> Fire On The Mountain
Playin' In The Band
Eyes Of The World
Me and Bobby McGee, Universal Amphitheatre, July 1, 1973
China Cat Sunflower -> I Know You Rider, Kiel Auditorium, July 8, 1981
When I Paint My Masterpiece, Sam Boyd Silver Bowl, May 16, 1993
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