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Begonia o' Fire



Cold Rain and Snow
June 18, 1967
Monterey Fairgrounds

fast and loose...incredible version that is basically unknown! monterey pop festival '67
Me and My Uncle
May 14, 1974
Adams Field House, U of Montana

Keith is ON. Early '74 is a gold mine for those looking for some down home Keith cookin'
Aug. 24, 1971
Auditorium Theatre

incredible bluesy rhythm that bob puts on it, unique to this show only. DP 35 version
One More Saturday Night
Aug. 27, 1972
Old Renaissance Faire Grounds

I dont know why this hasnt been listed yet...but it is COOKIN.
Looks Like Rain
Dec. 26, 1979
Oakland Auditorium

DiP 5....one solid, jerry-smothered version. bobby solid on vocals


St. Stephen
Aug. 6, 1971
Hollywood Palladium

this is not mellow. this is a rippin version with an incredible matrix version on archive...my favorite that ive ever heard. 'mellow' is steve's ear
Turn On Your Love Light
Sept. 19, 1970
Fillmore East

i simply cannot believe this version isnt higher...they go into SUCH a SICK rap jam that is unique to this version only. absolutely nuts jam that needs more attention from deadheads abound
Me and Bobby McGee
April 5, 1971
Manhattan Center

thats phil yodeling i believe..but still so awesome!
Franklin's Tower
Oct. 9, 1976
Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Stadium

oh and at 6:05...just LISTEN!
Franklin's Tower
Oct. 9, 1976
Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Stadium

the solo is unique to even jerry's usual playing style...but wait, thats jerry for you anyway so what am i saying? listen and you'll know what i'm saying..that lick starting at 2:55 on the DP 33 cd.