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PHIL BOMBS

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Submissions

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St. Stephen
April 5, 1969
Avalon Ballroom

rare William Tell > Lovelight
1
The Other One
Oct. 8, 1968
The Matrix

Crisp n' Heady experimental jazz.
1
Next Time You See Me
Oct. 8, 1968
The Matrix

Heady instrumental space jazz
3
Cryptical Envelopment
April 5, 1969
Avalon Ballroom

Crazy guitar effects after 4:15
2
The Other One
April 5, 1969
Avalon Ballroom

Crazy explosive version with hot touches of feedback

Comments

China Cat Sunflower
Feb. 23, 1968
Kings Beach Bowl

3 votes? Are you freakin' kidding me?!?!?!?! Best CC of all time in my opinion... The last minute before the Eleven transition is absolutely next-level, the boys are in full psychedelic bounce mode and Jerry's subtle little modulations rip so hard. (Note: 1st China Cat on DP22)
Dark Star
Feb. 23, 1968
Kings Beach Bowl

Fast n' bouncy. This whole show (and 2/24) are insanely underrated.
Mama Tried
Aug. 3, 1969
Family Dog at the Great Highway

Favorite version. Delivery is so raw and psychedelic. Nasty indeed! Good primer for a next-level DS.
Dark Star
Oct. 8, 1968
The Matrix

Some crazy inventive jamming after the 9-minute mark where the verse would be. Crystal clear. Such good exposure of the soft jazzy key changes post-verse which are often overloaded with shredding in many versions. You can tell Phil is in his element here. So delicate but it still rips
Clementine
Oct. 8, 1968
The Matrix

A lot of people on Archive will diss these Hartbeats shows as "not the Dead", but this quartet is the logical conclusion of their jazzy side. Glad Pig and Bobby came back but these few shows are gold