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Grateful Dead Oct. 17, 1972

Fox Theatre St. Louis, MO | Listen on archive

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11
Black Peter
Jerry is all over this one like stink on poop. This band is a never-ending source of awesome power
16
Playin' In The Band
Overlooked by the next night's suite, but another effortlessly powerful 72 Playin'
9
China 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.
5
Mississippi Halfstep Uptown Toodeloo
They're feeling it...in that '72 style.
8
Don't Ease Me In
Fast and loose, with great Keith barrelhouse fills. Jerry doesn't want to quit. Good fun.
11
Goin' 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.
5
Me and Bobby McGee
This is deserving of
5
Bertha
Classic 1972 rip of this one, feels straight out of Europe. Underrated rip from an Underrated show! AWEOME JERRY LEADS!!!!
4
Casey Jones
Do whatever's natural
5
Greatest Story Ever Told
Unbelievable that this track never been mentioned... It really ROCKS!!!
4
Cumberland Blues
The boys are letting it rip
4
Friend of the Devil
Oh so sweet
2
Ramble On Rose
Love Keith’s flourishes here. Great version with perfect vocals
3
Deal
A Keith-heavy version with a tight groove and a full sound. Love these early versions!
2
Uncle John's Band
Really heady and sweet version from an awesome and underrated show. Check it out
1
Johnny B. Goode
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