Grateful Dead

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1280

By David Gans

Grateful Dead Hour by David Gans

Week of April 1, 2013

First of two parts featuring an unreleased live Grateful Dead performance recorded June 8, 1969.

I played this on the annual KPFA Grateful Dead fund-raising marathon, and I invited blogger/historian Corry Arnold to tell us what he knows about a most interesting weekend at the Fillmore West. Here is his blog post about it. That phone interview is included in this broadcast. We'll hear the rest of the set in next week's program/post.

Enjoy!

Interview: Corry Arnold

Grateful Dead 6/8/69 Fillmore West, San Francisco
TURN ON YOUR LOVELIGHT (with Wayne Ceballos et al)

Jackie Greene, The Grateful EP SUGAREE

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- David Gans
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thanks for the history, David...

and the link to Corry's blog. Fantastic detail! There's a wonderful post from Wayne himself towards the bottom of the posts from 4/24/2010 where even he's not sure of the exact events that night. lol :) A good time was had by one and all and, as far as I'm concerned, that's what time spent with the Dead has always been about. Celebrating life like no one else.

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