Taper's Section

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1983, 1989, and 1994.

    Our first selection this week is music from 10/21/83 at the Centrum in Worcester…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1983, 1984, and 1989.

    Our first selection this week is from 10/17/83 in Lake Placid, NY, where the Dead…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have music from 1977, 1981, and 1989.

    Our first selection this week featuring second set music from 10/7/77 in Albuquerque, NM,…

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    Our first selection this week is from 10/2/80 at the Warfield in San Francisco, where we have the start of the third set, featuring…

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    Our first selection this week is from 10/2/72 in Springfield, MA, the last show of the first leg of the Fall Tour of 1972, where we have this sequence of…

In this space, every Monday, you will find information on the recorded history of the Grateful Dead’s music as it pertains to that week, specifically focusing on the shows for that week, through the band’s 30 year performing history, that reside in the Grateful Dead's storied tape vault. Although not everything is in there, with more than 1,600 of the band's 2,400-odd shows represented, there is plenty about which to talk. Check back weekly for new entries and insight into the vault, as well as exclusive audio clips relating to that week in the Grateful Dead’s recorded history.