Grateful Dead

February 27 - March 05, 2017

Tapers Section By David Lemieux

Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have music from 1977, 1978 and 1981.

Our first selection is the end of the first set from 5/18/77 in Atlanta, the first night of a two night stand at the Fox Theatre: New Minglewood Blues ; It Must Have Been The Roses ; Lazy Lightnin' > Supplication ; High Time ; The Music Never Stopped.

Next is the start of the second set from the penultimate show of the Spring Tour of 1978, from Chicago on 5/16/78, with this long sequence: Scarlet Begonias> Fire On The Mountain ; El Paso ; Ship Of Fools ; Estimated Prophet> He's Gone.

Lastly this week is the start of the first set from the last-ever Grateful Dead show at Barton Hall at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, on 5/16/81: Feel Like A Stranger ; Friend Of The Devil ; Me And My Uncle > Big River; Althea.

Be sure to join us here next week for more music from the vault.

David Lemieux
vault@dead.net

Comments

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.
Offline
Joined: Jun 4 2007
5/16/78

Anyone have any info on the first set of this show? Is it in the vault? I've got a good chunk of this in SBD but missing Cassidy and Row Jimmy which is a bummer because the Row Jimmy is hot based of the fine aud sources circulating of this show.

Comments

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.