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Grateful Dead Oct. 17, 1972
Fox Theatre St. Louis, MO | Listen on archive
Jerry is all over this one like stink on poop. This band is a never-ending source of awesome power
16Playin' In The Band
Overlooked by the next night's suite, but another effortlessly powerful 72 Playin'
9China Cat Sunflower -> I Know You Rider
Unique transition jam with a two-chord quarter-note striking pattern before IKYR. Band hits its stride in the set here.
5Mississippi Halfstep Uptown Toodeloo
They're feeling it...in that '72 style.
8Don't Ease Me In
Fast and loose, with great Keith barrelhouse fills. Jerry doesn't want to quit. Good fun.
11Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad
Keith is high in the mix and it's just brilliant. The NFA was a bit sloppy, but they nail the GDTRFB and the outro.
5Me and Bobby McGee
This is deserving of
Classic 1972 rip of this one, feels straight out of Europe. Underrated rip from an Underrated show! AWEOME JERRY LEADS!!!!
Do whatever's natural
5Greatest Story Ever Told
Unbelievable that this track never been mentioned... It really ROCKS!!!
The boys are letting it rip
4Friend of the Devil
Oh so sweet
2Ramble On Rose
Love Keith’s flourishes here. Great version with perfect vocals
A Keith-heavy version with a tight groove and a full sound. Love these early versions!
2Uncle John's Band
Really heady and sweet version from an awesome and underrated show. Check it out
1Johnny B. Goode
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