Grateful Dead

Springfield Civic Center Arena - September 3, 1980

Springfield Civic Center Arena

September 03, 1980

Springfield, MA US

Average: 3.5 (6 votes)

Set List:

Mississippi Half-Step
Franklin's Tower
Mama Tried
Mexicali Blues
Little Red Rooster
Easy to Love You
Let it Grow

Feel Like a Stranger
High Time
Lost Sailor
Saint of Circumstance
He's Gone
Black Peter
Around and Around
Johnny B. Goode

Brokedown Palace

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Attendees of this show

dubai-escorts-bunnies, Lex Luther, cph, jerryg3675, aikomark, Soc, blue eyed soul, dupree194, M. Rides, orson, payingdues, flipahead, the dude 58, detroitligtn, cmd, jonbaker, nedchomer, ZephyrGirl, 10-27-79, intrepid, ChinaRider77, droppeddminer, atomheart, martiniolive, DeepSpace, DaveZ, KevinShanks, deadredhead, cozchaz09, La Gloria, alovours13, comes a time, Mister_Charlie, Heynow from The Well, Lex Luthers Mom, nicklas59,, flach77, SCDeadhead, martinem18, Fulcanelli, Tamuwine, gratefulbehr, uconnjhd, RoadKing Ray, bonesguitar, aikox2, lamarred664, markovitch, DeadPhotog, dylanman61, stellablew, ohio4peace, aliceDmillionair, mountainlynx, Aceetobee42, Carl Adams, dave h, jgminerals, sweetwilliamOB, Cosmic.Wimpout, twilaq1, skskck911, mjmontana, avalondeadman, cosmicdave, The Lord of Eltingville, LostMike, tpiader, MIKIO_56, AndieIsAlthea, grapefuldave, West.August, Dice, Ted S, unyun, klaussmith, Gr8fulIra, sequoiadean, HowardH, croc, kacide, logstirl, Valerie Stevenson, Mr.Wooz, bigdancingbear, ozsweet, JReve, bportabello, jzias, wubai65, craig maceachern 2 dustyrose, TASS, boffo the chimp, Bssgrl, other3, SC, johntyler, Terry Tolkin, Debdeadhead, gr8flsquid, direwolf02, SteveinFukuyama, Cosmic Chas, August_Midwest, joscar, levitonjl, Cloud37, Jackie, tony23d, fenario80, zach, grtfullife, Hawilo, rmcclintock, dhhikerct, cryptical1, risingtide, georgewweir, Edwin, odaat, PCB, BlackandWhite.Peter, MAXROD, rodger allinson, gratefuldad1960,


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Joined: Jun 23 2007
We were late

This was Diane's and I second New England show. We were late getting in. Think they were already playing Candyman. I don't remember this as being anything special. Though have not listened to it from the downloads you used to be able to buy from this site. I'm a sucker for "Stranger" and High Time is always a pleasure as I consider it a rare tune.

Everything I've learned is from The Grateful Dead and Buffy The Vampire Slayer.

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Joined: Dec 18 2007
My first Dead show

I had been to lots of arena rock concerts, but this was something different. The only tunes i recognized were Truckin' and Johnny B. Goode. I pushed my way up to the front and loved the energy of the band and all the dancing. The biggest impression was about the crowd - the community party atmosphere was powerful and seemed much more connected to the band and music than at, say, a Yes or Ted Nugent concert. By 1982 I was seeing Jerry and the Boys 15 times a year.


Joined: Apr 3 2009

This might have been one of the 5 best shows I had seen.

The combo of...He's Gone
Black Peter

This was just incredible.


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Springfield Civic Center Arena - September 3, 1980