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Submissions

3
Jack Straw
Feb. 9, 1973
Roscoe Maples Pavilion - Stanford University

Swingin' energetic version. Really kicks at the end.
1
Around and Around
Dec. 11, 1972
Winterland Arena

This one crackles with energy. Bobby really lets it rip.
3
Mexicali Blues
Nov. 15, 1972
Oklahoma City Music Hall

Super tight version with a great mix and some nice harmonies.
8
Cumberland Blues
Nov. 15, 1972
Oklahoma City Music Hall

Another blazing version from a prime Cumberland year. Doesn't quite match 11/17, but is still oh so fine.
2
Sugaree
Nov. 15, 1972
Oklahoma City Music Hall

Sweet and mellow, well played by the band, and nicely sung by Jerry too.

Comments

Playin' In The Band
Dec. 12, 1972
Winterland Arena

It's a 1972 Playing, so of course it deserves attention! The jam in this one doesn't take off like others from late 72, but the reprise is very well executed.
Alligator
Feb. 24, 1968
Kings Beach Bowl

The whole sequence is amazing. I recently noticed that Jerry quotes "And We Bid You Goodnight" around the 5 minute mark of the 2nd Alligator.
Dark Star
Dec. 11, 1972
Winterland Arena

I love the tonal shift about 12 minutes in.
Playin' In The Band
Dec. 11, 1972
Winterland Arena

Boy, this one just cries out for a full SBD. What we do have sounds amazing.
Playin' In The Band
Dec. 10, 1972
Winterland Arena

After some initial sound issues, this one takes off, and the jam is outta sight! It doesn't get as intense as others from this period, but the band's interplay is outstanding.