Posts Tagged ‘improvisation’

DG’s daily concerts continue

Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

My daily live performances will continue until further notice!

Today (Sunday 5/3) I’m on facebook.com/dgansmusic at 3pm PT, 6pm ET

Mondays in May it’s facebook.com/deadheadland 3-4:15pm PT

Tuesday through Saturday it’s facebook.com/dgansmusic, usually 4pm PT, 7pm ET

And here is a list of all the songs I have played so far:

1 Afterbird
5 An American Family
4 Attics of My Life
1 Autumn Day
4 Be Like Earl
1 Beautiful Despair
1 Black Peter
1 Black Muddy River
4 Black Throated Wind
2 Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain
8 Blue Roses
2 Blue Umbrella
1 Born to Be Wild
1 Boulder to Birmingham
7 Box of Rain
4 Brokedown Palace
4 Broken Arrow
1 Bruised Orange (Chain of Sorrow)
1 Candyman
1 Caroline
6 Cassidy’s Cat
1 Catch the Wind
2 Cold Rain and Snow
1 Counting Flowers on the Wall
1 Cousin Caterpillar
2 Crazy Crazy Crazy
1 Dark Star
1 Dawn’s Early Light
1 Deal
3 Dear Mr Fantasy
1 Desperado
6 Down to Eugene
1 Echolalia
2 Elvis Imitators
1 Falling Star
1 Father and Son
1 For Everyman
1 For a Dancer
2 Four Strong Winds
5 Friend of the Devil
2 Gomorrah
3 Guilty
1 Help!
1 Henry
1 High Guy
5 High Time
2 Honeydew
2 Hooker River
1 I Bid You Good Night
1 I Can’t Sleep
1 I Saw Her Standing There
1 I Should Have Known Better
1 Illegal Smile
1 Impressionist Two-Step
4 In Another World
2 In My Life
1 It Must Have Been the Roses
7 It’s Gonna Get Better
1 I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight
1 Jackaroe
3 Jacqueline
3 Jam
4 Keep Your Day Job
1 Lazy River Road
3 Leave Me
6 Life Is a Jam
4 Like a Dog
1 Lonesome Fugitive
7 Looks Like Rain
3 Loser
1 Love Potion #9
2 Me and Bobby McGee
1 Memphis, Tennessee
1 Midnight Moonlight
1 The Minstrel
1 Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters
1 Moonshadow
1 Mr Bojangles
3 Mr Tambourine Man
4 New Speedway Boogie
4 Norwegian Wood
4 Not Fade Away
3 Our Lady of the Well
3 Pancho and Lefty
1 Political Science
1 Popstar
3 Quarter to Five (for Tina Loney)
1 Ramblin’ Man
2 Ran into God
1 Return of the Grievous Angel
1 Ripple
4 River and Drown
1 Rocket Man
3 Row Jimmy
6 Save Us from the Saved
2 Scarlet Begonias
1 Scene of the Crime
1 Secret Agent Man
1 Seeds and Stems
5 Shakedown Street
1 She Loves You
6 Ship of Fools
5 Shove in the Right Direction
2 Shut Up and Listen
1 Sin City
1 Sing Me Back Home
2 Sitting in Limbo
1 Solitary Man
1 Someday Soon
2 Stagger Lee
4 Stella Blue
1 Sugar Magnolia
1 Sugar Mountain
5 Sugaree
5 Summer by the Bay
1 Sweet Baby James
1 Teach Your Children
1 Tear My Stillhouse Down
7 Terrapin Station
3 That’s Real Love
3 The Bounty of the County
1 The First Episode at Hienton
1 The Losing End
6 The Town That Still Believes in Magic
1 The Wheel
2 Therapy Blues
2 These Apartments
2 Things We Said Today
2 Thunder Road
4 Touch of Grey
2 Travelin’ Man
2 Uncle John’s Band
1 Waltzing Across Texas
1 Watching the Detectives
4 Wharf Rat
1 What’s So Funny About Peace, Love, and Understanding?
1 Wheels
1 When I Paint My Masterpiece
1 Who Killed Uncle John?
1 Wild World
2 Willin’
1 Within You Without You
1 Yellow Moon
1 You Won’t See Me
2 Your Movie
1 You’re Gonna Lose That Girl
1 You’ve Got a Friend

DG: on the road again!

Saturday, April 13th, 2019

Back on the road next week! Details and links at dgans.com

Friday, April 19: Old Shoe and DG at Kenny’s Westside Pub, 112 SW Jefferson Ave, Peoria IL

Saturday, April 20: Deadfest at The Wire, Berwyn IL. Solo and with Old Shoe

Sunday, April 21: House concert in Holt MI. Contact me for info/reservations.

Tuesday, April 23: DG and Deadicated at Otus Supply, 345 E Nine Mile Road, Ferndale MI

Wednesday, April 24, 7pm: The Parlor, Columbus OH

Thursday, April 25: Bigfoot County and DG at the 5 Points Music Sanctuary, 1217 Maple Ave., Roanoke VA. Doors open at 6, show starts at 8

Saturday, April 27: Greensboro NC – UNCG Grateful Dead conference! DG plays 6-8pm at Tate Street Coffee House w/ Jon Walters and joins Spartans Play Dead in The Van Dyke Performance Space at 9pm

Sunday, May 5, 2pm: Yerba Buena Orchestra at the Art House Gallery, 2905 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley CA

Thursday, May 9, 7:30-9pm: Yerba Buena Orchestra (trio) at Iron Springs Public House, 901 Fourth Street, San Rafael CA. Free!

Tuesday, May 14: The Pour House Music Hall, Raleigh NC, opening for The Sweet Lilies

Wednesday, May 15: Charleston Pour House, 1977 May Bank Hwy, Charleston SC. With Reckoning and Tenth Mountain Division.

Thursday, May 16: Smokey Joe’s Cafe, 510 Brar Creek Road, Charlotte NC

Friday, May 17: MadLife Stage & Studios, Woodstock GA with Frankly Scarlet

Saturday, May 18: Local Motive Brewing Company, 123 N Dargan St, Florence SC

Sunday, May 19, 4-7pm: Wicked Weed Brewing Co., Asheville NC

November 21-25: Steal Your Cruise, Port Everglades FL. DG joins Unlimited Devotion for a cruise! On sale now!

Hybrid Vigor 11/4/17: the recording

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Hybrid Vigor played at the Art House Gallery in Berkeley on Saturday, November 4.

Terry Haggerty – guitar
David Gans – guitar and vocals
Katie Guthorn – vocals
Bob Bralove – keyboards and vocals
Dave Jess – bass
Neil Hampton – drums

Rich Selleseth was there to help with sound and to record the show. Listen and/or download here.

We had a studio jam on March 7 (with Robin Sylvester on bass). One improvisation from that day, “That Strain We Like,” will appear on my new CD Drop the Bone, to be released later this month.

The Known Unknown – studio jams

Monday, April 13th, 2015

THE KNOWN UNKNOWN – studio jams 4/12/15.

First piece features Clayton Call on drums ’cause Neil was late. Second piece is a jam based on a Beatles theme, with our regular lineup: Phil Savell and David Gans, guitars; Zach Partain, bass; Nail Hampton, drums.

Our next performance is Saturday, April 18, 7:30pm at Second Act on Haight Street in San Francisco.

Afterbird

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008