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April 19, 1978
Veterans Memorial Auditorium
Always love Garcia's guitar dancing around the vocals in this tune. Listen to the scrub at the end of the first solo break!
Fire On The Mountain
Oct. 31, 1980
Radio City Music Hall
Surprised no one mentioned this one...nice kicking groove with Garcia's vocals in fine form...
Dec. 31, 1976
Put headphones on and listen to this one in a relaxed state...
May 16, 1978
Rollicking Version...Garcia's solo break make this one shine...Happy and upbeat for a song that state's "Don't murder me"
Lazy Lightnin' -> Supplication
May 11, 1978
Springfield Civic Center Arena
April and May 78 versions are huge! From the famed Mescaline show...the band kills it in this rendition.
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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”.
Dec. 11, 1969
Phil just bombs the shit out of this one!
Feb. 14, 1968
Only drawback to this one is super quiet Pig vocals.
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Scarlet Begonias -> Fire On The Mountain
Playin' In The Band
Eyes Of The World
Brown Eyed Women, William and Mary College Hall, April 15, 1978
Cassidy, Greek Theater, June 15, 1985
Let It Grow, Greek Theater, June 14, 1985
Super in-control and smoldering. ...
This is one of ...
This is nuts. Grinding ...
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