The Grateful Thread

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

  1. bzfgt

    bzfgt The Grand High Exalted Mystic Ruler

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    Back to the drawing board...
     
  2. US Blues

    US Blues Undermining Consensus Reality

    19 March 1977- Winterland

    Charlie just shared an updated version with a SBD cassette patch in place of the original AUD patch in Franklyn's Tower. The second set of this show is an absolute treasure. Set 1 also boasts some gaudiness.
     
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  3. adamos

    adamos Forum Resident

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    I love 1969 but maybe marathoning it at the same time the Every Dark Star thread is in ‘69 is too much at once. If so you could just mix in some other shows/runs/eras as you go along to break things up a bit. Or maybe try the @ianuaditis thing where he goes through two or three different years at the same time so he can switch back and forth.
     
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  4. Archtop

    Archtop Soft Dead Crimson Cow

    One could argue that's a good thing unless you were hoping for something in particular.
     
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  5. scribbs

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    3/77 needs to be the next 77 release or I give up. Meanwhile, some idiot is doing donuts in the parking lot, so maybe it's too late.
     
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  6. bzfgt

    bzfgt The Grand High Exalted Mystic Ruler

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    Liked for your new avatar
     
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  7. wavethatflag

    wavethatflag From a picture of a picture I took.

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    I liked that post because you were having photo posting issues. I could tell you meant well.
    I was kind of bummed K. Burns didn't dedicate an entire episode to the Dead's country/cowboy songs. Square.

    And man, did he gloss over Garth Brooks or what? He didn't play "Friends In Low Places" and we didn't even get any Chris Gaines.

    Dick's Picks Vol. 9, Set II.
     
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  8. scribbs

    scribbs Resident Mockery

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    Brb gotta change
     
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  9. scribbs

    scribbs Resident Mockery

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    The Gaines thing was so Prince.
     
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  10. wavethatflag

    wavethatflag From a picture of a picture I took.

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    I didn't get Prince out of that, but I was like "Why?" I first saw Chris Gaines on SNL, and I was like, "This is boring and sucks." And then a while later I found out is was Garth Brooks. I'm not a Garth Brooks fan--I just don't like how Ken Burns glossed over all the recent country acts, none of which I particularly like, but still. Gimme some dirt, some dirty laundry. I mean, Taylor Swift? Don't even tell me she doesn't berate underlings into submission. :D Kenny B. didn't pull any punches with George Jones.
     
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  11. scribbs

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    Are you requesting seeds in your wHite bread?
     
  12. scribbs

    scribbs Resident Mockery

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    Btw fwiw. Taylor is the Laura Croft of music.
     
  13. wavethatflag

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    Did Garcia get a mention in Burns documentary? I didn't see that part if he did.
     
  14. ducksdeluxe

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    If it's a guy, it was probably Richard Gossett. Otherwise Bonnie Simmons. What a fantastic station that was. A horrible day in the Bay when they got sold and switched to a country format. I'm convinced that Loma Prieta was a delayed response by Mother Earth to such a travesty. Thank goodness there were other options.

    FLIGHTCREW

    The DJs were referred to as the "flight crew" with good reason. In the upper left corner you can see Dr. Johnny Fever himself, Howard Hesseman at KMPX, KSAN's predecessor, in 1967.

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  15. SJR

    SJR Senior Member

    :biglaugh:
     
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  16. Archtop

    Archtop Soft Dead Crimson Cow

    A hearty belly-laugh isn't the worst way to start a day, is it?
     
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  17. SJR

    SJR Senior Member

    A hearty belly-laugh is good any time of day!
     
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  18. Mr. Rain

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    I thought you were just doing highlights!
     
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  19. What would MES do?

    Probably not listen to the Grateful Dead at all.

    :laugh:
     
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  20. 3/21/70
    11/2/69
    11/8/70
    6/27/69
    6/24/70
     
  21. Mr. Rain

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    Just reporting a comment from someone who claimed to be there!
    To wit: "Phil SAT DOWN (that's right, they brought out a chair) during the second set, Total boredom appeared to be the mood onstage." To which someone else replied, "I think Phil was just a tad too inebriated to stand."
    But other people who were at 11/14/73 are silent on this subject, so who knows....
     
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  22. bzfgt

    bzfgt The Grand High Exalted Mystic Ruler

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    1974-06-28 WRS>jam>US Blues one of the greatest things
     
  23. Crazy Otto

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    That jam is easily in my top 5 stretches of GD music ever. The Hunter matrix of this show sounds significantly better than the DiP, in case anyone hasn't heard it. It also has the complete first set -- it's not anything extraordinary, but it's also far from weak...it's pretty clear that they're on.
     
  24. Crazy Otto

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    If anyone has a hankering for some spring '81, the latest Hunter matrix from 5/15 at Rutgers is worth your time. The first set is nothing too out of the ordinary, but the second set has a great Scarlet > Fire with an extended Jerry jam out of Scarlet, an excellent Estimated > Eyes with some unusual elements sprinkled in, and a quality post-D/S NFA > Black Peter.
     
  25. changeling69

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