Dead to the World 7/16/14

July 16th, 2014

Phone interview with P.F. Sloan

Eve of Destruction – Barry McGuire
Sins of a Family
Violence
– 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
Althea
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

New GD photos on flickr

July 15th, 2014

I added a few photos to my Grateful Dead set on flickr. Here’s one…

Bob and Brent

DG at Holleb Acres 7/3/14

July 14th, 2014

Soundboard recording of my performance at Holleb Acres, a family compound near Racine WI, July 3, 2014.

Life Is a Jam->
Norwegian Wood
Stagger Lee
Stinky Stella’s Blues->
They Love Each Other->
Therapy Blues
Lazy River Road
Down to Eugene
Loser
In My Life
Quarter to Five (for Tina Loney)
Cassidy’s Cat
~
Dawn’s Early Light->
Thunder Road->
Things We Said Today->
Save Us from the Saved->
Terrapin->
River and Drown->
Me and Bobby McGee
When I Paint My Masterpiece
Stella Blue
Keep Your Day Job
Brokedown Palace
~
Sweet Baby James (with help from Howard Fisher)
Travelin’ Man
Ripple

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1347

July 13th, 2014

Week of July 14, 2014

Part 1 32:57
Grateful Dead 9/30/80 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco
LAZY LIGHTNIN’->
SUPPLICATION
LOSER
LITTLE RED ROOSTER
BIG RAILROAD BLUES

Part 2 23:05
David Bromberg, Wanted: Dead or Alive
THE HOLDUP
Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young, CSNY 1974
ALMOST CUT MY HAIR
Jerry Garcia Band, GarciaLive vol 4 (3/22/78)
LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON

David Bromberg is a versatile American musician whose career dates back to the late ’60s. He did a recording session in San Francisco in the early ’70s with Jerry Garcia, Phil Lesh, Bill Kreutzmann and Keith Godchaux of the Grateful Dead; two songs were released in ’72 on the album Demon in Disguise, and four more came out in 1974 on the album Wanted Dead or Alive. “The Holdup” was written by Bromberg and George Harrison and features the four Dead guys.

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

The legendary Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. Live music is featured six nights a weeks at the venue’s nightclub, Garcia’s. On Tuesday, July 22, Melvin Seals, the mastermind behind the Hammond B-3 Organ who played with Jerry Garcia Band for over 15 years, performs with Melvin Seals and JGB at Garcia’s. ?Acoustically Speaking featuring members of The Garcia Project will open the night. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

The Jerry Garcia Family and Round Records, announcing GarciaLive volume 4, the Jerry Garcia Band’s concert of March, 22, 1978, with Keith and Donna Godchaux, Maria Muldaur, John Kahn, and Buzz Buchanan. You can preorder your copy at jerrygarcia.com. Also at jerrygarcia.com, details of the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Birthday Celebration featuring Warren Haynes at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley on August 1st and the return to Red Rocks on August 3. Additional Summer tour dates and ticketing information at jerrygarcia.com

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1346

July 6th, 2014

Week of July 7, 2014

Part 1 29:48
Grateful Dead 9/30/80 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco
ALABAMA GETAWAY->
PROMISED LAND
FENNARIO
BEAT IT ON DOWN THE LINE
FRIEND OF THE DEVIL

Part 2 26:27
Grateful Dead, Europe ’72: The Complete Recordings (4/21/72)
PLAYING IN THE BAND (track 6)
Mickey Hart’s Mystery Box
ONLY THE STRANGE REMAIN
The Littlest Birds 6/18/14 KPFA Performance Studio, Berkeley CA
I KNOW YOU RIDER

The Grateful Dead Hour is made possible in part this week by:

The annual Grateful Dead Meetup at the Movies. This year’s event takes place on Thursday, July 17 at 7:30 local time and features the Dead’s performance of April 21, 1972 at a taping of the Beat Club in Bremen, Germany. More information, including a list of participating movie theaters, at dead.net or fathomevents.com. Grateful Dead Meetup at the Movies: Thursday, July 17 from coast to coast.

The legendary Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. Live music is featured six nights a weeks at the venue’s nightclub, Garcia’s. On Tuesday, July 22, Melvin Seals, the mastermind behind the Hammond B-3 Organ who played with Jerry Garcia Band for over 15 years, performs with Melvin Seals and JGB at Garcia’s. ?Acoustically Speaking featuring members of The Garcia Project will open the night. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

The Jerry Garcia Family and Round Records, announcing GarciaLive volume 4, the Jerry Garcia Band’s concert of March, 22, 1978, with Keith and Donna Godchaux, Maria Muldaur, John Kahn, and Buzz Buchanan. You can preorder your copy at jerrygarcia.com Also at jerrygarcia.com, details of the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Birthday Celebration featuring Warren Haynes at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley on August 1st and the return to Red Rocks on August 3. Additional Summer tour dates and ticketing information at JerryGarcia.com

Thought for the day

July 1st, 2014

It’s amazing how much you can get done when you’re supposed to be doing something else.

Midwest tour update: July 1 show added

June 30th, 2014

Just added a show for tomorrow in New Carlisle IN:

  • Tuesday, July 1, 6-8pm: "House concert" at RJ Clark Studio-Gallery, 125 W Michigan Street, New Carlisle IN. Suggested donation $10-20.
  • Wednesday, July 2: House concert in Vernon Hills IL (near Chicago). Potluck at 6, music at 7. Suggested donation $10-20. Email for info/reservations.
  • Thursday, July 3: Private event
  • July 4-5: Grateful Fest, Nelson Ledges Quarry Park, Nelson-Garrettsville OH
  • More gigs at dgans.com/gigs.html, including two in California with the Rumpke Mountain Boys!

  • Wednesday, July 9: Rusty Stringfield and the Rumpke Mountain Boys w/ DG at the Connecticut Yankee, San Francisco
  • Thursday, July 10: Rumpke Mountain Boys and DG at Zodiacs, Petaluma CA
  • Grateful Dead Hour no. 1345

    June 30th, 2014

    Week of June 30, 2014

    Part 1 35:50
    Grateful Dead 9/30/80 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco
    SHE’S ON THE ROAD AGAIN
    JACKAROE
    MONKEY AND THE ENGINEER
    BIRD SONG
    DARK HOLLOW
    ROSALIE McFALL
    HEAVEN HELP THE FOOL

    Part 2 19:55
    Grateful Dead 9/30/80 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco
    CHINA DOLL
    OH BABE IT AIN’T NO LIE
    RIPPLE

    The Grateful Dead Hour is made possible in part this week by:

    The annual Grateful Dead Meetup at the Movies. This year’s event takes place on Thursday, July 17 at 7:30 local time and features the Dead’s performance of April 21, 1972 at a taping of the Beat Club in Bremen, Germany. More information, including a list of participating movie theaters, at dead.net or fathomevents.com.

    The legendary Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. The Capitol Theatre features national acts and hot local bands, and is a step away from the Metro-North Railroad. On Wednesday, July 9, hip-hop artist Snoop Dogg aka Snoop Lion brings classic old-school rap to Port Chester, New York. Live music is featured six nights a weeks at the venue’s nightclub, Garcia’s. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

    The Jerry Garcia Family and Round Records, announcing GarciaLive volume 4, the Jerry Garcia Band’s concert of March, 22, 1978, with Keith and Donna Godchaux, Maria Muldaur, John Kahn, and Buzz Buchanan. You can preorder your copy at jerrygarcia.com Also at jerrygarcia.com, details of the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Birthday Celebration featuring Warren Haynes at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley on August 1st and the return to Red Rocks on August 3. Additional Summer tour dates and ticketing information at JerryGarcia.com

    DG on tour: KY, OH, IN, and IL

    June 24th, 2014

    Hitting the road for a couple of festivals and some house concerts.

    I’m Looking for house concert opportunities in Illinois or Indiana for Monday 6/30 and Tuesday 7/1. If you’re interested in hosting – or you know of a club that would have me on short notice – please drop me a note!

  • Friday, June 27: Terrapin Hill Family Reunion, Harrodsburg KY
  • Saturday, June 28, 9:30pm: Rumpke Mountain Boys w/ DG at the Old Crow Bar, Middletown OH.
  • Sunday, June 29, 7pm: Chilly Water Brewing Co., 71 Virginia Ave., Suite 105, Indianapolis IN. $10-20 sliding scale
  • Monday, June 30: TBA
  • Tuesday, July 1: TBA
  • Wednesday, July 2: House concert in Vernon Hills IL (near Chicago). Potluck at 6, music at 7. Suggested donation $10-20 sliding scale. Email for info/reservations.
  • Thursday, July 3: Private event
  • July 4-5: Grateful Fest, Nelson Ledges Quarry Park, Nelson-Garrettsville OH
  • Thought for the day

    June 22nd, 2014

    It’s okay for you to brake for hallucinations, but you have to let the other drivers pass.