• 498 replies
    marye
    Joined:
    May 26, 2007
    Trivia questions, who wrote that song, when was the last time the Dead played Deer Creek, etc.

Comments

sort by
Recent
Reset
  • May 16, 2022 - 1:29am
    Forensicdoceleven
    Joined:
    June 17, 2008
    Country Pride

    Check your pm................

    Doc

  • May 15, 2022 - 9:50pm
    Country Pride
    Default Avatar
    Joined:
    May 9, 2017
    Bob Weir Pic

    Where can I find a picture of Bob Weir w/ pony tail & side burns circa 1972?

    Post reply or pm only.

  • February 26, 2022 - 4:42pm
    wilfredtjones
    Joined:
    June 4, 2007
    As seen on the 'What Are You Listening to Now' thread

    3-24-88 The Omni set I, with some of 3-28-88 Hampton set I as filler. :-)

    Thanks to my trusty DeadBase... :-)

  • February 26, 2022 - 3:09pm
    gr8fulgal77
    Joined:
    April 18, 2020
    Lost Show

    Hey y’all
    I have a cassette of a show that doesn’t have a date on it. Brent is singing, so it’s in the ‘80s and the crowd cheered loudly when Memphis was mentioned…maybe held in Memphis, TN??? Can anyone help me ID the show for my collection? Set list is below:
    Set 1
    Touch of Grey
    Walkin Blues
    Candy man
    Queen Jane Approximately
    Loser
    It’s All over Now
    Far From Me
    Cassidy
    Don’t Ease Me In

    Set 2
    Feel Like a Stranger
    Franklin’s Tower
    Box of Rain

  • January 20, 2022 - 8:31am
    unkljohn
    Joined:
    June 2, 2007
    COYOTEBEN_73 Dec. 3rd post

    I am not seeing a listing in Deadbase for that date in 1967. I do see one for the next night, 8/19/67, American Legion Hall, S. Shore, Lake Tahoe, Ca. I have no idea about a tape! unk

  • December 3, 2021 - 12:13pm
    coyoteben_73
    Default Avatar
    Joined:
    December 3, 2021
    Hey Friends,
    My brother was…

    Hey Friends,
    My brother was born on 8/18/67. I hear tale of a small show at an American Legion Hall (I think) somewhere in Nevada (I think). Does anyone know if that show exists out there? Trying to gift it to him for his 55th next year.
    Many Thanks!

  • November 29, 2021 - 1:15pm
    mark_mumper
    Default Avatar
    Joined:
    August 17, 2007
    Mickey Solo

    reply to Hotpuppy Sep 17 post -
    DeadBase XI notes that Bill Kreutzmann was absent from the concert at Veterans Hall in Columbus, Ohio, Friday Nov 22 1968 "due to illness."

  • November 29, 2021 - 6:11am
    unkljohn
    Joined:
    June 2, 2007
    UCSB 6.4.78

    You're welcome, Ken! Glad to help out. My first was 4/12/78 at Duke.....a definite eye opener for sure.
    unk

  • November 25, 2021 - 9:41am
    deadhawk1958
    Default Avatar
    Joined:
    October 27, 2021
    Thanks UNKLJOHN for filling…

    Thanks UNKLJOHN for filling the hole in my head. That's the one I was looking for. First experience with the whole show. Real eye-opener.

  • November 23, 2021 - 6:37am
    unkljohn
    Joined:
    June 2, 2007
    UCSB 6.4.78

    This might be the show you are looking for.......I'll try to send you a message with the entry from Deadbase. Can't seem to add it here. UCSB 6.4.78, Campus Stadium.
    Unk

user picture

Member for

15 years
Trivia questions, who wrote that song, when was the last time the Dead played Deer Creek, etc.
user picture

Member for

12 years 7 months
Permalink

This has gotta be it. 12/10/71: Truckin' [7:59] > Drums [3:26] > The Other One [13:35] > Sittin' On Top Of The World [2:53] > The Other One [6:02] > Not Fade Away [6:01] > Goin' Down The Road Feeling Bad [6:18] > Not Fade Away [1:00#] Thanks so much!
user picture

Member for

12 years 7 months
Permalink

I was wondering, this show is listed on the archive: http://www.archive.org/details/gd71-12-10.sbd.yerys.1311.sbeok.shnf But there does not appear to be a downloadable version/lossless? Is that right,only streamable? Someone mentions in the posts about downloading, but I do not see any files available other than the streams? Is there another source I can look up? Thank
user picture

Member for

12 years 4 months
Permalink

There's a lot of history and bad feelings and misunderstandings and water under the bridge over this issue, but the short version is that soundboard recordings are only streamable on the Archive. It looks like several versions of this show circulate, however. You might try asking around here, in appropriate places, if anyone has this show and would be willing to share. "A well put together unreality is pretty hard to beat." --Mark Twain
user picture

Member for

15 years
Permalink

check the Vindex topic in the Tapers Section to see if it's already being vined here. There are at this point literally hundreds of vines here.
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

12 years 1 month
Permalink

Howdy, I heard a smokin' Iko Iko last November on the XM Dead Channel but cannot figure out where it's from. I've emailed them a few times with no response. It was played on 11/12 at 9:40 a.m. and I MUST have it! Any suggestions on how to figure it out? Many thanks....
user picture

Member for

14 years 10 months
Permalink

Is there any one show (GD) with the most Dylan covers? In case of multiple ties, which were the best shows en toto and which show had the best and most Dylan covers? Thanks!
user picture

Member for

14 years 10 months
Permalink

Way back before God gave us internets I was hard pressed to find the origins of Iko-Iko, having danced myself Rumplestiltskin style right into middle earth the first time I heard it live, and agian when I heard it sandwiched w/ Brother John and Man/Woman Smart. Like, what the f is a spy boy, flag boy, what's with the setting of stuff on fire in such a joyous song???I already had a decent background in Nawlin's music but only in the tunes not the history. Prof Longhair, Dr. John, The Nevilles, Toussaint, Beausoleil, All manner of Zydecos, but the Dixie cups had a killer Iko-Iko. Anyhow with the wealth of info at our fingertips we can wiki up info (true & false!) about Jocamo and feeno etc ad infinitum. The HBO show Treme has featured a lot of music I have heard from the speaker stacks at Dead shows and I LOVE it. I feel like an old hand. The Dead took me so many places around the world and up the backroads down the mountain trails and through the swamps of our own musical country I owe them and thank them so so much. Thank YOU......... for real good time as well as a great musical education. uh, this starteed as a suggestion to enjoy Treme where you will hear a bunch of good music! peace!
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

12 years 1 month
Permalink

Hiya — I've run across some reels labeled "Dead Stanford." The first number is "Alabama Getaway." From the context, I believe the recording was made between 1976 and 1978. Can someone enlighten me with details? I tried searching by location but dead.net just throws darts at me. ;)
user picture

Member for

14 years 11 months
Permalink

Interestingly, Alabama Getaway segued into Greatest Story on 10/9/82 and again on 8/20/83, both times at Frost Amphitheater, in Palo Alto. The song was first performed in late 1979.
user picture

Member for

14 years 9 months
Permalink

Yeah, it is definitely not 76-79 as the Dead didn't play there those years, and as Ted says, Alabama Getaway was not performed until 1979.
user picture

Member for

14 years 11 months
Permalink

been in Dallas area bout 1 year. can't find cool tunes anywhere. can anyone help? dead covers great; good RnR, acoustic; any kind music, kind folks would be great. thank you
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

14 years 11 months
Permalink

Hello friends! To the best of my recollection, this is my first forum post.I was wondering if anyone could recommend a deadhead friendly campground in the Saratoga Springs, NY area. Thank you very much! Please don't be sad if it was a straight line you had We wouldn't have known you all these years
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 11 months
Permalink

I have a CD with a blueish green background a silver squiggly line all over it and the number 6 (or maybe 9?) in a small box. I bought a CD collection from a guy and there is more dead stuff than I ever could have imagined, but try as I can I can't put my fingers on what this CD is. It doesn't sound live. The first song is Ripple, followed by Cumberland Blues and the 4th song is Eyes of the World. I'd insert a picture if i could.
user picture

Member for

13 years 4 months
Permalink

last week on the way to brooklyn shows my car broke down in the bronx and had it towed to torrington ct. unfortunately it is still not fixed and need a ride to phili. if anyone can help u can contact via my dead net account. i would really appreciate it. enjoy the fourth bright blessings thanks, bree
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 11 months
Permalink

I have noticed that i have a wake of the flood album that is misprinted. the track list on the album says Mississippi half step, sing your blues away, row jimmy, and Stella bluebut when the album is played Stella blue is before Row jimmy. Does anybody know of any information on misprints for this album because i have checked out a couple other wake of the flood albums and can't seem to find any like mine. any information would be great! Thanks.
user picture

Member for

12 years 2 months
Permalink

Borncrosseyed - I may be wrong, but I'm sure that there were some Wake of the Flood albums produced illegally, and distributed through record stores. And the GD or the official distribution company, or label, called in the FBI to put a stop to the forgeries! I could be wrong, but I'm sure I've read this somewhere. So: to be outside the law, you must be honest! And there will be another sunrise
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 10 months
Permalink

I left my iphone in the back of a kid named erin's (I think) truck at the show in columbus on July 2. I would really, really like to get it back. Please contact me at locked4life@gmail.com if anybody can help me out. Namaste
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 9 months
Permalink

I am currently writing a paper for school on the Deadhead subculture. In order to complete this I project I need to interview someone within the subculture. Would anyone on these boards be interested in being interviewed? If so I would greatly appreciate it. We can do the interview over the phone, through email, or any way you please.Thank you for your time, Sam Starks
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 7 months
Permalink

I'm planning to ask a friend of mine to do a painting of the front of the Terrapin Station album cover. Does anyone know what the wording is on the small white sign on the right side (left front corner) of the train station? I've expanded the pic in Word, but can't make out what the sign says. Thank you, Steven
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 6 months
Permalink

Hello, I'm a new user of this site. This new topic is about the Willie Dixon song "the same thing", I just want to know if I could hear this song in a live or studio Dead's album?I have "Historic Dead" Lp where this song is;I have no information about the recordings of this Lp (Studio or live?Where and when?) I have also listen it in a live recording at Winterland Arena ,Dec 31st,1971 and sung by Pig Pen:majestic!! Thanks for answers
user picture

Member for

14 years 11 months
Permalink

here's a list for you where you can listen to live versions of "the same thing" in the archive.org for free :)http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=grateful%20dead%2C%20%22the%20s… as for albums-I don't know, someone else will have to answer that one :) ********************************** I am not young enough to know everything. Oscar Wilde
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

13 years 5 months
Permalink

I'm just in the very beginning stages/brainstorming a book on the concert from 5.8.77. Widely considered to be the best show the band ever played, I'm hoping to gather enough photographs, recollections and other assorted information to turn the book into an oral biography. But of a show, not a person. If you were there and would like to tell me about the show/what you recall/what you saw please be in touch. No memory is too small! Feel free to email me at cornell5877@gmail.com. Thanks. Jawal Nga
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

14 years 9 months
Permalink

I found out from FM radio on Friday morning 7/11 We were on the road on the 10th. & out of (it) communication (pre cell phone) So if ya don't mind me askin' - What is the arcticle on? I just havent been to this corner of my mind in quite a while.......For what its worth. Cheers..........B
user picture

Member for

15 years
Permalink

Anyone know a great freeware program that converts WAV to MP3? Please pm me or post the link here if you have a suggestion. Thanks in advance!
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 3 months
Permalink

Can anyone help answer this - 1st show was Capitol '78 DeadHead invite show - Fire was played standalone. Loved Scarlet/Fire but it took like 40 shows before I actually heard it live - very weird! Anyway - none of my crew ever saw Fire by itself and I know I saw it again in later years - like between 84-89. When was it - does anyone know? Thanks :)
user picture

Member for

14 years 6 months
Permalink

Did happen, but not very often. Here's what I could cull out of Deadbase: 9/16/78 7/13/85 6/22/86 7/4/86 9/8/87 9/24/87 5/27/89 9/20/91 - Help/Slip/Fire There's one you don't see every day! 5/27/93 7/3/94 Conversation is always more interesting than recitation, so speak your mind and not someone else's.
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 4 months
Permalink

I'm looking for information on Jerry Garcia's equipment during Filmore West '69 I'd like to know what effects he used.
user picture

Member for

11 years 4 months
Permalink

Does anyone into torrenting know where gdvault.com has scampered off to?
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 3 months
Permalink

I was at the vegas show (i think it was '91??) when they broke out "HIGH TIME". What was the date of this show and when was the last time "HIGH TIME" was played?? I know for a fact this was a ridiculously sick show. Please Help...lost in time!!
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 3 months
Permalink

Please help. Last night on NPR I heard a fabulous GD version of a Rolling Stones song (or original of a RS cover of a GD song), but have no idea of the name. I would really like to have it, but need help. It was played immediately following a story on the passing of Owsley "Bear". Anyone, please?
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

14 years 10 months
Permalink

hey so i have been thinking about recording shows but have no idea where to start..like which mic's to use what kinda of recorder to buy ...etc... .any certain book to explain all the technical stuff.. do i need my own mixing board... my wife is part of the local music scene i realy what to record her jaming out. any info on where to start is highly appreciated.
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 2 months
Permalink

So, new to the site, perhaps you uber experts can help: I'm certain I heard an instrumental version of Mickey Hart's The Pump Song a few years back on the radio. Now all I can find is the version with the layover of Greatest Story on it. I believe the version on Rolling Thunder has the lyrics attached to it too, but I'm not certain, as I haven't found a copy as yet. I would love to get the instrumental version, or, am I trippin? No such instrumental recorded? Thanks.
user picture

Member for

15 years
Permalink

Hi! Has there been any official mention of setlists from the 1968 shows that were found in the vault for Road Trips Vol. 2 No. 2? Also, I was wondering if anyone can shed light on any of the "pitch" inperfections that have been discovered on official releases... I know that I have noticed some on the FILLMORE 69 patches and the "Alligator" on the RTV2N2 patch...
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years
Permalink

Hello, sorry if this has already been answered. I tried searching, but kept getting the unable to display page. Anyway, I'm looking for some form of database that shows when and where, as well as the total number of times each song was played I'm looking for different versions of different songs to learn Phil's parts from (I know, daunting task trying to emulate such a rare talent). I have a fairly large collection of shows in digital format, and looking at each setlist is getting to be a bit tedious. Thanks in advance for the help, Rex PS, since I'm posting in a trivia section, I may as well ask; are there are electric versions of Deep Elem Blues or New Speedway Boogie? (Performed by GD of course)
user picture

Member for

15 years
Permalink

I find setlists.net the easiest to use. Good luck
user picture

Member for

11 years 5 months
Permalink

Rhunter08: yes, excellent live versions of New Speedway Boogie from the early 90's. Years tend to blend together but I want to say '91 is when they broke it out. Deer Creek if my memory serves me correctly (not when they broke it out- when I saw it). i saw it on the west coast too that fall, I'm pretty sure. But yes, NSB was played electric, usually into Drums. J.T. Gossard http://thehallucinogenicbible.blogspot.com/
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years
Permalink

cosmicbadger, you are my hero! This is just what I was looking for, thank you so much! J.T. I appreciate the info. Thank you!
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years
Permalink

William Letizia The Dead played 14 shows in Vegas from 1991-1995. Where can I obtain copies of these shows, especially the May 30th, 1992 show? Any information would be appreicated. I am new to this site. Thank you.
user picture

Member for

14 years 11 months
Permalink

bt.etree.org and www.archive.org both have the Las Vegas show. It is not in the Vindex, surprisingly, here on dead.net. Deep Elem was performed electrically after the October 1980 acoustic runs from San Francisco to New York. The 2 nights in New Orleans did not have a Deep Elem!! Check Lakeland FL from 11/28/80 sounds great. GD archivist David LeMieux just featured parts of the Glen Falls 4-14-82 show: Deep Elem is played here too. Use deadlists.com to search for the show, or the song, of your choice. New Speedway Boogie indeed was brought back in 1991!! 2/19/91, at first, with several more dates to follow, including Deer Creek and the Palace. I heard one in Salt Lake in 1995.
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 5 months
Permalink

I have had cause to wonder from time to time which song Bobby flubbed the lyrics on the most times. From a very uninformed position I'd take a guess at Truckin'. I'll bet someone out there knows which song and how many times.
user picture
Default Avatar

Member for

11 years 5 months
Permalink

I'm trying to piece together some of the shows I've been to. Anyone know the dates when Led Zepplin was playing Winterland and the Dead were playing the old Fillmore? How about the date for the Winterland show that Wavy Gravy announced from stage that refreshments were being passed around "take a sip and pass it on." I don't think a lot of people heard the "sip" part :-O!!!! Seems to me Mr. Gravy may have been in a bodycast, but then my vision was fluctuating somewhat. That show might have been the Indians on Alcatraz Benefit. Any help appreciated!
user picture

Member for

11 years
Permalink

Does anyone have or make tour rout maps? Of which shows they went to, when and where? Or does there exist a map of the GD's tours? By year?