Grateful Dead Hour no. 1352

August 17th, 2014

Week of August 18, 2014

Part 1 19:39
Grateful Dead 12/27/89 Oakland Coliseum Arena
BIRD SONG->
PROMISED LAND

Part 2 35:51
Grateful Dead, Spring 90 (The Other One) (3/21/90)
ESTIMATED PROPHET->
HE’S GONE

Jerry Garcia Band, GarciaLive vol 4 (3/22/78)
HOW SWEET IT IS (TO BE LOVED BY YOU)

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, an iconic venue that hosted Grateful Dead 18 times in 1970 and 1971. Garcia’s, the theater’s nightclub, hosts DeadCenter every Wednesday in August featuring Half Step on August 27 and Dead on the Tracks on August 27. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

DG’s new music player

August 13th, 2014

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1351

August 10th, 2014

Week of August 11, 2014

Part 1 40:16
Grateful Dead 12/27/89 Oakland Coliseum Arena
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

Part 2 16:02
Grateful Dead, Dave’s Picks vol 11 (11/17/72)
HE’S GONE

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, a venue whose stage has been graced by Janis Joplin, Pink Floyd, Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, and many more greats. Keeping the spirit of Grateful Dead alive! Garcia’s, the venue’s nightclub, hosts DeadCenter every Wednesday in August featuring Matt Turk & Friends on August 13, Half Step on August 20, and Dead On The Tracks on August 27. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Keep a good thought for Bob Weir

August 10th, 2014
Bob Weir in his studio, early '80s

Bob Weir in his studio, early ’80s

“Circumstances have necessitated that all scheduled tour dates for Bob Weir & RatDog are being cancelled. This applies to all dates on the summer tour starting on Thursday, August 14 in Boston through September 14 in Nashville and also includes the Jamaica event in January of 2015….”

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1350

August 3rd, 2014

Week of August 4, 2014

Part 1 41:41
Grateful Dead 9/30/80 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco
SPACE->
THE OTHER ONE->
BLACK PETER->
GOOD LOVIN’
~
BROKEDOWN PALACE

Part 2 13:51
Bruce Hornsby 11/6/98 Yoshi’s, Oakland CA
TENNESSEE JED w/ Phil Lesh and Steve Kimock

The fan site bruuuce.com has posted a collection of Hornsby’s GD covers. You can download the package for free but they’re asking that you make a donation to one of a selection of charities.

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, a venue whose stage has been graced by everyone from Janis Joplin, Pink Floyd, Grateful Dead, and Bob Dylan. Keeping the spirit of Grateful Dead alive! Garcia’s, the venue’s nightclub, hosts DeadCenter every Wednesday in August featuring Splintered Sunlight on August 6, Matt Turk & Friends on August 13, Half Step on August 20, and Dead On The Tracks on August 27. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1349

July 27th, 2014

Week of July 28, 2014

Part 1 37:37
Grateful Dead 9/30/80 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco
HE’S GONE->
ESTIMATED PROPHET->
DRUMS->
SPACE

Part 2 17:42
Jerry Garcia Band, GarciaLive vol. 4 (3/22/78)
SIMPLE TWIST OF FATE
Butler-Bernstein and the Hot 9, Viper’s Drag
SOME IKO

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour cones this week from:

importrantrecords.com, announcing the release of Grey Folded, John Oswald’s plunderphonic masterpiece derived from hundreds of Grateful Dead performances of “Dark Star.” The triple-fold package includes Rob Bowman’s extensive liner notes with comments by Jerry Garcia, Phil Lesh, and Robert Hunter. Gray Folded, encompassing 25 years of “Dark Star,” now available in audiophile vinyl from importrantrecords.com

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, an iconic venue that hosted Grateful Dead 18 times in 1970 and 1971. This year, legendary Irish rock band Black 47 launches their final year of touring; you can catch them on July 31 at Garcia’s, the venue’s nightclub, which features live music six nights a week. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1348

July 20th, 2014

Week of July 21, 2014

Part 1 28:05
Grateful Dead, Europe ’72: The Complete Recordings (5/7/72)
DARK STAR
Grateful Dead/John Oswald, Gray Folded
TRANSITIVE AXIS (Radio Edit)

Part 2 27:36
Grateful Dead 9/30/80 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco
FEEL LIKE A STRANGER->
FRANKLIN’S TOWER
SAMSON AND DELILAH

Support for the Grateful Dead Hour comes this week from:

importrantrecords.com, announcing the release of Gray Folded, John Oswald’s plunderphonic masterpiece derived from hundreds of Grateful Dead performances of “Dark Star.” The triple-fold package includes Rob Bowman’s extensive liner notes with comments by Jerry Garcia, Phil Lesh, and Robert Hunter. Gray Folded, encompassing 25 years of Dark Star, now available in audiophile vinyl from importrantrecords.com

The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, a legendary theater that hosted almost every classic rock ‘n’ roll act in the late sixties and early seventies. Heavy-hitting alt-country rock bands Lucero and J. Roddy Walston & The Business perform on Friday, July 25. Live music is featured six nights a week at the venue’s nightclub, Garcia’s. Events, information, and ticketing at thecapitoltheatre.com.

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