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Grateful Dead Dec. 28, 1978

Golden Hall, Community Concourse San Diego, CA | Listen on archive

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10
Sugaree
A very strong version.
6
Dire Wolf
Bouncy and energetic
6
Truckin'
Very strong, but the highlight comes in the form of the transition into Wharf Rat
17
Shakedown Street
Super-Funk
5
Wharf Rat
Outstanding rendition, out of a massive truckin'. They take their time, and play a serene moonlight walking dirge.
11
Estimated Prophet
Solid and Heady
11
Eyes Of The World
Super fast and Clean
5
Big River
an absolutely legit big river, awesome
4
Sugar Magnolia
Powerful pre-SSD jam
4
Stagger Lee
On point tempo and riffing, with tasteful slide work from Bob...a real treat.
4
Candyman
Locked in tight spacefinger solo. Slight bruise beforehand, no real hitch.
4
New Minglewood Blues
Hi energy spanking with premo slide work from Bobby- top notch action.
1
Johnny B. Goode
Sugar Magnolia, E: Johnny B Goode. Sweet!!
6
Tennessee Jed
Insanely huge Jed. This is where this show really starts to take off
3
Lazy Lightnin' -> Supplication
Someone who loves this combo is more qualified to comment on this - but seems pretty good.
3
Me and My Uncle
Best post 1970 version. Jerry just tears it up.
3
Drums -> Space
A multifaceted and surprisingly melodious Drums blends into an equally mellifluous space which, in turn, bleeds into Truckin’. Absolutely fantastic!