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They Love Each Other
Dec. 30, 1978
Pauley Pavilion

They groove this one straight through, and it's funkadelic heaven
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The Other One
April 3, 1970
Field House, U. of Cincinnati

The Cryptical following "he had to die" refrain is stunning. Try not to be washed away by Mickey and Billy's percussive tide. Cosmic Chuck follows
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The Other One
April 3, 1970
Field House, U. of Cincinnati

The Cryptical following "he had to die" refrain is stunning. Try not to be washed away by Mickey and Billy's percussive tide. Cosmic Chuck ain'
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Sugar Magnolia
May 9, 1977
War Memorial

Out of a fantastic second set. Caps it off beautifully and with force
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Mississippi Halfstep Uptown Toodeloo
Feb. 27, 1977
Robertson Gym, UC Santa Barbara

I can't believe I've missed out on this show for so long. Jerry seems to be trying to top Bobs Good Lovin'. The band is clicking.

Comments

Dark Star
Aug. 27, 1972
Old Renaissance Faire Grounds

I have come around on the notion that the El Paso is a nice weird turn, or as one post said, a nice Prankster moment. And, yeah, maybe the world would've ended if they had gone into Dew, so that's a good thing. By extension, one might say, the Pranksters saved the world.
Cold Rain and Snow
July 16, 1976
Orpheum Theatre

And who could argue with the guy? "anything" they played in that glorious year was worth a listen
High Time
Dec. 29, 1968
Gulfstream Park Race Track

Musta gotten the date switched...12/28/69
Friend of the Devil
May 15, 1970
Fillmore East (Late Show)

That's fantastic. Seriously, are there any contemporaries that can come even close to the Dead when it comes to drawing emotions out of listeners? I highly doubt it. Nothin like 'em.
Dark Star
May 25, 1972
Strand Lyceum

I'd say go there indirectly, and experience this greatest of all jam sets in its entirety.