The Grateful Thread

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by JRM, Apr 11, 2014.

  1. unravelled

    unravelled Forum Resident

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    I wonder why only set 2 exists in multitrack? Listened to the 1st couple songs from the archive and set one sounds pretty good to me.
     
  2. pbuzby

    pbuzby Forum Resident

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    I guess it is one of those aces at the bottom of the deck.
     
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  3. ianuaditis

    ianuaditis Evil Twin

    The presence of guests, especially famous guests, creates obstacles that make those releases less profitable, especially for the Dave's Picks business model.

    (Has there been a Dave's Pick that features any guests?)

    Anyway I agree this would be a good one.

    I think they should think about starting to release those guests shows now, while their level of popularity and cultural relevance is on the upswing.
     
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  4. BurtThomasWard

    BurtThomasWard Guided by Loke In Memoriam

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    I do like that Danish "Dark Star" quite a bit. The sound is also fantastic.
     
  5. ianuaditis

    ianuaditis Evil Twin

    lol, going by this post the hangover certainly hasn't diminished your sense of humor. :tiphat:
     
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  6. US Blues

    US Blues Forum Resident

    A multitack recording would make this a special release that might have a broader appeal. Get a bit of Rhino's marketing muscle behind a Dead show with Crosby and they could sell many copies. Now, pair it with 10 September 1972 when Crosby sits in on Dark Star, or release the David & the Dorks show along with the Winterland show, and there's a package for the ages.
     
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  7. RockRoom

    RockRoom Experienced

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    Starting up the Academy of Music run again as my first GD listen of 18'. The 3-21-72 Truckin'->OO->Wharf (also available on DaP bonus disc) for those not aware is a work of art. The entire suite contains numerous peaks and is definitely a 'group mind' performance with the jams highlighting the band playing as one entity. There are some strange occurrences taking place deep in the OO.
     
  8. Dahabenzapple

    Dahabenzapple Forum Resident

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    Just received Dave’s 14 but alas no Bonus Disc (which I did not expect since I got the set for a very good price). One day I’ll get that Bonus Disc:)
     
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  9. Tom H

    Tom H Forum Resident

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    First GD jam of the year... Back patio grilling in the tropical sunshine. Dick's 5, 12-26-79. UJB > Estimated > Jam.

    Happy New Year!
     
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  10. warewolf95

    warewolf95 Forum Resident

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    Oh. My god. Are you kiddong me. My laptop decided to randomly bite thr dust today for no reason at all.

    Having to do a system reset right now. Its been stuck in AUTOMATIC REPAIR LOOP for an hour and none of the recovery options work.

    I cant eveb get it to boot into safe mode! Wtf!

    Stressed and annoyed i be.... :shake::realmad:
     
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  11. pbuzby

    pbuzby Forum Resident

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    Funny, I just listened to that yesterday.

    Incidentally, I didn't know until now that they played Black Throated Wind during the soundcheck. There is a distant recording on the Archive.
     
  12. trd

    trd Forum Resident

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    I listened to this today as well
     
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  13. Zafu

    Zafu Forum Resident

    Happy New Year all. Hope it's a great one for everyone.

    The show I selected last night to see it in was the last night of the Europe 72' tour; Lyceum 5/26. What a magnificent show and way to end the tour and 2017 ;-)

    Cheers,

    Zafu
     
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  14. warewolf95

    warewolf95 Forum Resident

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    So as i mentioned earlier my laptop is Dead (pun VERY much intended haha) and we are headed out in the mornin for texas.

    Thankfully Deadpod is in service and i cant wait to be Truckin once more. :)

    I sampled 4/2/90 and some random 1969 today while driving around as well.
     
  15. US Blues

    US Blues Forum Resident

    Hey now, get back truckin' on!
     
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  16. wavethatflag

    wavethatflag Your Ad Here

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    Wow, first set "One More Saturday Night" on 6/16/90. That's the bonus round for this guy.
     
  17. Crispy Rob

    Crispy Rob Cat Juggler

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    Unusual first set Truckin too, IIRC and Space before Drums.
     
  18. wavethatflag

    wavethatflag Your Ad Here

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    Uh oh, a musical lesson in the hazards of consumer credit, "We Can Run."
     
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  19. Crispy Rob

    Crispy Rob Cat Juggler

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    Good pick for the Vault series. I wasn't at 6/16/90 and that show was under my radar until released officially, despite being a really good one for the era.
     
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  20. Crispy Rob

    Crispy Rob Cat Juggler

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    We Can Run does suck though. Embarrassing, even.
     
  21. wavethatflag

    wavethatflag Your Ad Here

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    It may have a larger ecological theme I've previously missed. It's like a companion to "Throwing Stones." :D

    All killer and no filler after that though: Estimated, Terrapin, Jam, Space (maybe these last two are filler) China Doll, Sugar Mag, Baby Blue.

    Classic this period screaming Bobby in Estimated. This is what would inspire the screaming Bobby pins I later saw sold outside a Ratdog show.

    They just started "Terrapin Crossroads." "Let my inspiration flow when I see Ross James playing rhythm." :biglaugh::hurl:

    Hey, if you don't get out of the United States much (I don't, never was a big traveler), check out the Jools Holland Hootenanny 2017 thread. Even if you don't really know what they're talking about, reading it is like being in the UK or Scotland or wherever. But don't post in it if you're from anywhere else or you'll f--k it up. :D
     
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  22. Crispy Rob

    Crispy Rob Cat Juggler

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    A larger ecological theme that they beat you over the head with six times 'til tomorrow, you mean... ugh. The message is okay by me but the sanctamonious and trite delivery not so much. They were usually much more artful, Throwing Stones included (shipping powders back and forth for instance got to a whole bunch of stuff that was going on while still being at least somewhat not pedantic).
     
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  23. unravelled

    unravelled Forum Resident

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    Just take my $$ please ;-)
     
  24. warewolf95

    warewolf95 Forum Resident

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    I was thinking hard wjat to play today. Time to give this excellent run another listen. Thanks mate. :)
     
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  25. ianuaditis

    ianuaditis Evil Twin

    I finished the Kreutzmann book. It turned out to have more depth than I would have figured. (Anti-drummer prejudice maybe? :winkgrin: )

    I'll get some thoughts together, maybe. Meanwhile anyone who is thinking about reading it should do so.
     
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