Archive for the ‘Dead to the World’ Category

Dead to the World 10/15/14

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Fund drive! Please donate online at or call 510-848-5732 or 1-800-439-5732. For a $75 pledge, we’ll send you a copy of Wake Up to Find Out; for $60, a KPFA t-shirt!

Playing the Band->
Hully Gully
– Grateful Dead 10/16/81 Melkweg, Amsterdam

Iko Iko – Grateful Dead, Spring 1990 (The Other One) (3/18/90)

Brokedown Palace – Grateful Dead, Dozin’ at the Knick
Home Cookin’ – The Band, A Musical History
Last Getaway – The Radiators, Live at the Great American Music Hall
River Jordan – Mike Farris, Shine for All the People

Dose Hermanos live in the KPFA Performance Studio

Dead to the World 10/1/14

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Fund drive! Please donate online at or call 510-848-5732 or 1-800-439-5732. For a $75 pledge, we’ll send you a copy of Wake Up to Find Out; for $60, a KPFA t-shirt!

Turn On Your Love Light – Grateful Dead, Wake Up to Find Out (3/29/90)
Jefferson ArmyThe Mother Hips 1/9/13 KPFA Performance Studio
Estimated Prophet – Grateful Dead, Wake Up to Find Out (3/29/90)
Me and My UncleFront Country 1/29/14 KPFA Performance Studio

Black Peter->
Around and Around->
Johnny B. Goode
Grateful Dead 12/3/81 Dane County Coliseum, Madison WI

Beat It on Down the LineThe Littlest Birds 6/18/14 KPFA Performance Studio
Throwing Stones – Grateful Dead, Wake Up to Find Out (3/29/90)
Dark Star – Grateful Dead 3/28/69 Modesto Jr College
Carolina PeachCalifornia Honeydrops, Like You Mean It

Dead to the World 8/20/14

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Love in the AfternoonJerry Garcia Band, GarciaLive vol 4 (3/22/78)

Le Claire
If Dreams Were Still
Box Set Duo (Jim Brunberg, Jeff Pehrson) in the KPFA studio
Thinking About John HartfordBox Set Duo, Duo 2
CalliopeBox Set Duo in the KPFA studio
All Is ForgivenBox Set Duo, Duo 2

Your Own ReactionKCDC, Your Own Reaction

St Stephen->
The Eleven->
Casey Jones->
Joe Russo’s Almost Dead 8/1/14 Gathering of the Vibes, Bridgeport CT

I Wish I Were a Tree – The Secret Identities, Open Me Up
Nobody Drinks If the Bottle’s DryAchilles Wheel, Stones to Sand
Viola Lee BluesThe Incubators, Must Hatch
Roam and TravelAmerican Nomad, Country Mile
Last Flash of Rock’n’RollRobert Hunter, Tiger Rose

Dead to the World 7/16/14

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Phone interview with P.F. Sloan

Eve of Destruction – Barry McGuire
Sins of a Family
– P.F. Sloan, Sailover
This Love – P.F. Sloan, My Beethoven

Here is a permanent link to the P.F. Sloan interview.

Cold Rain and Snow
Greatest Story Ever Told
Never Trust a Woman
Me and My Uncle->
Big River
Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues
– Grateful Dead 12/27/89 Oakland Coliseum Arena

(Joel Sachs will play the rest of the GD set next week, and probably all or most of set 2.)

Little Miss Cup Half Emptymoe., No Guts, No Glory
All By MyselfCommon Ground: Dave Alvin and Phil Alvin Play and Sing the Songs of Big Bill Broonzy

Dead to the World 6/4/14

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Interview with Carl Haber of Lawrence Berkeley Lab’s IRENE project, with recordings dating back to 1860

The Last Time
Here Comes Sunshine->
Throwing Stones->
Not Fade Away
Baba O’Reilly->
Tomorrow Never Knows
– Grateful Dead 12/17/92 Oakland Coliseum Arena

Iko IkoButler/Bernstein and the Hot 9

Dead to the World 5/28/14

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain
Way to Go Home
Uncle John’s Band->
Playing in the Band Reprise->
Grateful Dead 12/17/92 Oakland Coliseum Arena

Blue Salt SkyHeather Normandale, Trembling Water

Giants Bluegrass Fight SongHot Buttered Rum live on KNBR 5/28/14
Another City
Let the Love Come Through Me
Hot Buttered Rum
BerthaHot Buttered Rum live on KNBR 5/28/14
Blackberry PieHot Buttered Rum

Fast as She Had ComeEmily Yates, Folk in Your Face

Cosmic CharlieGrateful Dead, Dave’s Picks 2014 bonus Disc (12/11/69)

Dead to the World 5/21/14

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Touch of Grey
Walkin’ Blues
Queen Jane, Approximately
So Many Roads
The Music Never Stopped
– Grateful Dead 12/17/92 Oakland Coliseum Arena

Please Please MeDeni Bonet, It’s All Good
CassidyDamià Timoner, Sòlid

Passive Aggressive
A Northern California Love Song
It’s Just Happening
Fast As She Had Come
If You Ain’t Cheatin’ (You Ain’t Tryin’)
Just a Little Cog
Talkin’ National Park Service (Beat My Ass Black & Blues)
Yellow Ribbon
Naked Camping
Try Not to Be a Dick
Emily Yates live in the KPFA Performance Studio

Dead to the World 5/14/14

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

We’re in fund drive! Please make a donation online at or call 510-848-5732 or 1-800-439-5732. The phone volunteers will tell you about the thank-you gifts.

If you have been following the weirdness at KPFA and Pacifica, you may be interested in the results of a pair of court cases. Here’s some news about that, including a link to the jude’s ruling.

Colorado Bluebird SkyString Cheese Incident, Song In My Head

Mississippi Halfstep->
Franklin’s Tower
Playing in the Band->
China Doll->
Gimme Some Lovin’->
Black Peter->
Sugar Magnolia
Keep Your Day Job
– Grateful Dead 2/8/86 Henry J Kaiser Convention Center, Oakland CA

The Next Best ThingNew Monsoon, Diamonds and Clay

Dead to the World 4/23/14

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014


Longtime Grateful Dead producer/engineer Bob Matthews talks about his new “bucket list” project: The Pond. Here’s a link to the Kickstarter.

Iko Iko
Little Red Rooster
Beat It on Down the Line
Stagger Lee
It’s All Over Now
One More Saturday Night
– Grateful Dead 2/8/86 (set 1) Henry J Kaiser, Oakland CA

Eight More Miles to Louisville
Mornin’ Blues
Blues in the Bottle
Columbus Stockade
I’m Beginning to See the Light
Wreck of the Tennessee Gravy Train
Papa’s on the Housetop
Jim Kweskin and Suzy Thompson w/ Matthew Berlin live in the studio

Dead to the World 4/9/14

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Eyes of the World->
Estimated Prophet->
Crazy Fingers->
Uncle John’s Band->
Grateful Dead 7/14/90 Foxboro Stadium Foxboro MA

Uncle John’s Band->
He Was a Friend of Mine
– Grateful Dead, Dave’s Picks vol 10 (12/12/69)

Bloody Mary Morning – Willie Nelson, Phases and Stages

That’s a Touch I Like – Legion of Mary, The Jerry Garcia Collection vol. 1
PaydayJesse Winchester
Defying GravityEmmylou Harris, Quarter Moon in a Ten Cent Town
Every Word You SayLegion of Mary, Absolute Mary
Isn’t That So?Jesse Winchester, Third Down, 110 to Go

Seduction of SpringT Sisters, Kindred Lines

The Mickey Hart art show is at the Jamieson Ranch Vineyard, 1 Kirkland Ranch Rd, Napa CA. Reception is Friday 4/11, 6-8pm. Call 707-254-8673 119 for more info or visit