This one, in particular, starts with thunder. Ladies and Gentlemen... the Grateful Dead is a four-CD live album by the Grateful Dead. They not only keep it up, but they absolutely fucking shread every song in this show. Ladies and Gentlemen...The Grateful Dead presents some four and a half hours of Grateful Dead garnered from their final five-day run at the Fillmore East in 1971 before it closed down for good. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Mint Beach Boys Meets Grateful Dead -Live At Fillmore East 1971 CD at the best online prices at eBay! Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Live at Fillmore East 2-11-69 - Grateful Dead on AllMusic - 1997 - Performing two hour-long sets as the opening act… This was a great way to retire from the Fillmore East. Also my favorite Morning Dew is from 4-28-71, and I don't even like this one. The jam after alligator and drums is sublime. Publication date 1971-04-29 (check for other copies) Topics Live concert. wav; Bird Song patched; See info file for further details; Circ's w/ NRPS opening set This must have been a transition period for them to have a show like this. There's an excellent "Dark Star" that flows into "St. Stephen" and "Not Fade Away." Truckin’ (Live at Fillmore East NYC April 1971) This is one of the greats. I'm halfway through listening, and don't know what all the fuss is about. This show is a great example of the band on a night when they barely hold it together. Click Image To Enlarge. It may seem skewed to pick two top shows from consectutive nights, but only the Dead could manage to repeat classic performances twice in a row.Any show with a Ripple and a Morning Dew is already special in my book. Mama Tried (Live at Fillmore East, New York, NY, April 26, 1971) by Grateful Dead published on 2012-05-12T00:28:42Z. I have not found anything as good on this site. Play Beat It on down the Line (Live at Fillmore East) (New York City) (April 1971) Beat It on down the Line (Live at Fillmore East) (New York City) (April 1971) 3:49. more. I might pick this as THE show to send into outer space for aliens to figure out an amazing bit of Americana called the Grateful Dead. Even worse, is the shouting and sexual innuendoes throughout "Turn on Your Lovelight" and "Good Lovin'." Read about Mama Tried - Live at Fillmore East, New York, NY, April 26, 1971 by Grateful Dead and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. But the earlier Dews are at times more psychedelic, in the style of the day. Bob Weir is also in fine form, singing a superior version of "Dark Hollow" backed by some fancy, bluesy, fingerpicking by Garcia. I can't stop listening to it. No E in there, but a nice theme. Compared to larger arenas, the 2400 seat venue had an intimate feel, but Bill Graham had decided to shut it down due to the high cost of bringing bands to the theater. On these discs, though, he approaches the songs with an assured calm and turns in some of his best vocal work. Lyrics for Bertha [Live at Fillmore East, New York, NY, April 27, 1971] by Grateful Dead. Probably one of the better sounding concerts from thr archive. Label: Rhino Records (2) - 8122-78942-2 • Format: 4x, CD HDCD, Album • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock • Style: Psychedelic Rock, Folk Rock, Blues Rock, Country Rock Thank God it's in the archive. 3 No. ... J Geils Band"Introduction by Bill Graham & First I Look At the Purse"1971 Live In Fillmore East NYC. $59.99. Grateful Dead – Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69. Grateful Dead Fillmore East 2-11-69 2 CD 1969 Live New York Wolf Irwin Art GDCD. Get the Grateful Dead Setlist of the concert at Fillmore East, New York, NY, USA on April 27, 1971 and other Grateful Dead Setlists for free on setlist.fm! Rather it is cobbled together from three or four shows including this one at the whim of the editor. But much of the blues material here seems to be a holdover, with cuts like the six-minute "It Hurts Me Too" going on forever. Listen to Grateful Dead live at Fillmore East (New York, NY) on Apr 29, 1971 (Set 1) not to downplay this version in the least tho... it SMOKES. This show lives up to all of the hype. These versions have been burned into my brain as I played the cassette nearly to the point of ruin. There is no doubt that the recording of this show is clean. The Grateful Dead formed in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1965 amid the counterculture of the 1960s.They had many musical influences, and their music evolved to a great degree over time. Truckin’ (Live at Fillmore East NYC April 1971) 2. Fire Power.FP-9039B. The Grateful Dead: Fillmore East, New York City, April 1971 Grateful Dead 1. I believe this music is Pigpen and the rest of the Dead at their best. See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive. The first set is funfilled with an excellent Hard to Handle, then ending with a cherry on top, Second that Emotion. (my guess from what I have read is so did the band.) Don't read any further... get this show now. Featured peformers: Jerry Garcia (lead guitar, vocals), Bill Kreutzmann (drums), Phil Lesh (electric guitar, vocals), Pigpen (organ, percussion, harmonica, … Well let me tell you. Enjoy. Grateful Dead Live at Fillmore East on 1971-04-25 - Grateful DeadTruckin', Loser, Hard To Handle, Me And Bobby McGee, Cold Rain & Snow, The Rub, China Cat Sunflower-> I Know You Rider, Casey Jones Morning Dew, Beat It On Down The Line, Next Time You See Me, Bertha, Sugar Magnolia, Second That Emotion, Good Lovin'-> Drums-> Good Lovin', Sing Me Back Home, Not Fade … Keep this one like a fine wine. Must have for the earlier collection. Ladies and Gentlemen...The Grateful Dead: Fillmore East New York City April 1971, an Album by Grateful Dead. Shipped with USPS Media Mail. 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