Taper's Section

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have music from 1972, 1973 and 1979.

    Our first selection this week is some first set music, plus the first song of the second set…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we’ll check out some Grateful Dead music from 1973, 1979, and 1980.

    Our first stop this week is in the west Texas town of El Paso, where…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1971, 1979, and 1985, two selections from Western NY, and one from home in San Francisco.

    Our first…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have some excellent Grateful Dead music from 1973, 1984 and 1985.

    From the final night of the second leg of the Fall Tour of 1973…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1969, 1973, and 1991.

    Our first selection this week is from 10/26/69 at Winterland in San Francisco,…

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.