Week of September 14-20, 2020
Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead from the 1980s, from 1985, 1988, and 1989.
Our first selection is from 4/4/85 in Providence, RI, on the excellent Spring Tour of 1985, where we have the end of the first set, featuring Brother Esau ; Friend Of The Devil ; Lost Sailor > Saint Of Circumstance > Deal.
Next is the entire first set from 4/3/88, a show at which Jerry completely lost his voice by the end of the show, which you can hear during this first set music: The Promised Land > Greatest Story Ever Told ; Althea ; Little Red Rooster; Cold Rain & Snow ; Stuck Inside of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again; Box Of Rain; Don't Ease Me In.
Lastly this week is the entire first set from 4/5/89 in Ann Arbor, MI, where we have Feel Like A Stranger > Franklin's Tower ; New Minglewood Blues ; Candyman ; Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again ; Far From Me ; Dupree's Diamond Blues ; Let It Grow > U.S. Blues.
Be sure to join us here next week for more music from the vault.