76 (and the first half of 77) is the cough syrup of music. Just one amazing display of improvisational magic. It was a tape of this show and for 20 minutes while they tore the car apart and put us teenagers in handcuffs we got to listen to the other one. That segue into Wharf Rat... *goosebumps*. The title as spelled here is from Hunter's Box of Rain anthology of lyrics.). I too have always not understood why so many avid heads overlook 1976. October 16, 2020. read more. By submitting, you agree to receive donor-related emails from the Internet Archive. Still somewhat representative of the earlier 70's with the new sounds of higher tech sound equipment. It began with Drums > Let it Grow > Wharf Rat. As Eurydice is reunited with the father she’s lost, she is forced to come to terms with the real-life challenges of loving Orpheus, a man who is more obsessed with music than with his wife. The transitions in the second set are so smooth and sweet, just candy to your ears. effortlessly and airy. Official Site Of The Grateful Dead. His voice and guitar never sounded sweeter. They also possibly recorded material for a fourth LP for MGM which was not released. Guaranteed by … nothing short of perfect: performace, segueways, set list... many years and shows have their merits. Don't dis' the '76. This one has it all -- a great first set list with silky smooth playing, an amazing second set, and as a few others have mentioned, Jerry is seriously on. this is one to get. 6/17. The recording is just crystal clear. Jul 3, 2017 - Listen to The Jam Alternative Vol. Reflections is Jerry Garcia's third solo album, released in 1976. Your privacy is important to us. The Scandinavian name of the god called by the Anglo- Saxons Woden; the god of wisdom, poetry, war, and agriculture. Jerry finesses his strings so that every note sounds like its supposed to be there. The jam was recorded during the sessions for the 1976 Jerry Garcia album Reflections. An excellent show to learn about the dead during 76-77. I still have that record from my days as a very young boy taking the subway into the Village to see the bootleg record stores. Personally, this show doesn't start until Lazy Lightning, but when it does, it highlights each one of them SO well. The night before is also very good, but get this one first and turn on a friend. Great sound, too, but with with a couple of caveats. (A beautiful Looks Like Rain, for instance.). no dout...My dream is someday this show will be released by the band in pristine condition like One from the vault. And what DON'T they play? I've had this show for years thanks to the KSAN-fm broadcast that was done the night of this gig and it's still one of my all time faves nearly 30 years later. The best year? I'm fairly certain I used to own a bootleg vinyl of a piece of this concert: this is one of the best setlists ive ever seen...and watching DSO play it and now listening to original version, it gives you an appreciation of what DSO has accomplished in recreating the live experience. when he was on, he was as good as anybody.... and does anyone have this downloaded? What a show, the boys at home hangin way cool top 10 for me now. Jerry, of course sounds great and I enjoy the ability to distinguish clearly between Keith, Jerry and Bob. Stephen>NFA>St. Wow, light one up and pass it my way! Among the many highlights from this awesome show is one of the best “lazy” St. Stephens (slow and a little funky) from this “comeback” era for the band. Very strange. The second in a series of four screen-prints from renowned artist Chuck Sperry celebrating Jerry’s life and legacy. This moose stands strong against the best shows of any year, not just the post-hiatus stuff. This is dynamite '76 - a good one to introduce a fellow head not too acquainted with this year. I attended this show, thanks to someone - having been to the first three of the run, and having no further tickets, I took off for the High Sierra...but the thought of the ongoing party down at the Orpheum brought me back out of the mountains. And the boys were the masters. Very tasty nug here. Tweet. New episodes Thursdays. Tune in everywhere. The motive and manner of his death vary in different accounts, but the earliest known, that of Aeschylus , says that they were Maenads urged by Dionysus to tear him to pieces in a Bacchic orgy because he preferred the worship of the rival god Apollo. Grateful Dead, byname the Dead, American rock band that was the incarnation of the improvisational psychedelic music that flowered in and around San Francisco in the mid-1960s.Grateful Dead was one of the most successful touring bands in rock history despite having had virtually no radio hits. SBD>MR>C>DAT>CDR patched with the Bob Menke audience recording via Raoul Duke encoding/patching by Matt Vernon, Uploaded by Supplication is there 100% now. For years I had only a hissy partial tape of the second set that was broadcast back in late '76 as part of the King Bisquit Flower Hour. Orpheus himself was later killed by the women of Thrace. Thank you. Why '76 is so underrated is beyond me. And I remember being determined to learn it note for note when I started playing guitar. The SBD sounds just decent, not real sparkly. If you're only listening to 1977 Dead, you're missing out. Get the Grateful Dead Setlist of the concert at Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, CA, USA on July 12, 1976 and other Grateful Dead Setlists for free on setlist.fm! Lazy Lightning > Supplication > Let It Grow > Drums > Let It Grow > Wharf Rat > The Other One > St. Stephen > Not Fade Away > St. Stephen > The Wheel > The Other One > Stella Blue. Orpheus Discography. I have this set, but I'm not sure if the lineage is the same as on this particular recording featured on this page. I first heard this Stella Blue in the early 80s from my friend Frank's tape collection. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2015 CD release of San Francisco 1976 (The Orpheum Theatre Broadcast On Three CDs) on Discogs. on May 27, 2004, Mississippi Half Step, Cassidy, Row Jimmy, Mama Tried, Scarlet Begonias, Looks Like Rain, Tennessee Jed, Minglewood Blues, Loser, The Music Never Stopped Might As Well, Samson & Delilah, Candyman, Lazy Lightning-> Supplication-> Let It Grow-> Drums-> Let It Grow-> Wharf Rat-> The Other One-> Saint Stephen-> Not Fade Away-> Saint Stephen-> The Wheel-> The Other One-> Stella Blue, Sugar Magnolia, E: Johnny B. Goode, First time listening to this show since the real deal. A nice long run at a small ornate theater. Your remember correctly. Donna sounds like a compliment rather than an intrusion. Follow rgodsey aka funky honky to never miss another show. The 2 part OO and one of the best late-era St. Stephens only add to this epic set. Oh well. The guitar in "Stella Blue" is the most beautiful solo I have ever heard. This was actually the first show I owned because I found it in my dad's box of tapes int he closet. Heavily recommended! you can just feel the smiles. This entire run of shows has been great. First of all personally my fav Dead show ever. All that's missing is a Dark Star. Yeah - pretty stellar show. Grateful Dead - Truckin' Garcia;Lesh;Weir;Hunter Lyrics:Truckin got my chips cashed in. This show's music does the same thing. Five stars for the second set alone! For me, this is one of the proverbial "desert island" shows for certain. Might have to experiment between this one and the other copy. Mint Condition Vinyl - Sony Optical Recorder - Wave - Mp4Excellent Quality*Round Records See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive. I bet there wasn't a dry eye in the house. Where i am is where I was and will always be - free and unfettered. What to say...seated, but all were dancing. © 2020 The Orpheum Presents, LLC He had taped it from the King Biscuit Flower Hour. Each print is signed & numbered by the artist in an edition of 500 and measures 21” x 32”. Every band has bad years, just the Grateful Dead had a lot more, that's because they outlasted all other band. Boy, unreal set list, but very flat sound overall. i don't even care if they brushed their teeth! he's setting the tempo and harmony with that beautiful piano playing?? I can't pick just one. ADD THIS SHOW TO YER COLLECTION!!! Great show, really enjoying my journey through '76. The music is inspired and deliberate. They called it Disco Dead, I thought it was funky and cool. Grateful Dead Live at Orpheum Theatre on 1976-07-14, Advanced embedding details, examples, and help, Terms of Service (last updated 12/31/2014). The return of the Dead...after their hiatus. "...this show and 6-15 at the beacon standout as my favs for the year. I listen to great show's like this one with my children. To be honest, the first set wasn't too exciting for me (the most sluggish Tennessee Jed ever!) Amazing that this isn't a DP or vault release yet. YAY! Oh yea even Donna is good this show is like a fine wine gets better with age, I have noticed some interesting comments about the mix. The songs slink and slide (You can just feel Garcia moving effortlessly all over the place) into each other. 1976 is not their best year, esp. This show is beautiful...dark...happy...and sad. SBD > ??? I used to wonder how many other's had decided this is one of the most amazing shows they've heard, even out of so many epic ones to consider. By submitting, you agree to receive donor-related emails from the Internet Archive. These are very subjective judgment calls; the Doc's hat is safe. The Dead are not the Moody Blues playing the big hits in Las Vegas. Orpheus is a studio jam released on the Jerry Garcia box set All Good Things. The Grateful Dead was a rock band from USA formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California. FAST 'N FREE. Great show and great set list. Probably the best of '76, though a few of the June shows compare favorably, esp. Orpheus were formed in Worcester, Massachusetts. Another great show from the bicentenial summer. Good show, the sound quality is not so good but it's worth a listen. Each print will be shipped in a 30" heavy-duty tube packaged and fulfilled by Spoke Art Gallery in San Francisco, CA. "Reuben and Cerise" Recorded on Garcia's Cats Under the Stars; Hunter's Jack O'Roses; Hunter's Box of Rain (Note: On Cats Under the Stars the tune's title was spelled "Rubin and Cherise." Like lava in a lamp. This was first widely released as a King Biscuit Flour Hour show (a series of concerts by different artists that were syndicated across the country) a very short time after it was played. Though released on a Garcia album the piece can be considered a Grateful Dead recording as the musicians are; Jerry Garcia - guitar, vocals Bob Weir - second guitar standing on the street politely asking for a ticket (amidst many others offering obscene amounts of money) a decent soul gave me the ducat for exactly and only face value. This show's centerpiece is certainly the incredible Playin jams. Odin According to Bulfinch's Mythology: "Odin. Buy It Now. A lava lamp's contents coalesce, bubble and ooze, right? It swells, drips, and oozes out the loudspeakers. I'm trying to think if there is a slower, more stoney version of St. Stephen! Maybe it's all in my head, though. A little buzz here and there will appear in your speakers, but it doesn't matter at all. In 2004 he opened most of the summer tour of the Dead (a group made up of former Grateful Dead members). Lost it for years until Archive. Stellar setlist and inspired playing... just doesn't get much better! Let it Grow gets a big shout-out! Saw them at Kezar/OAK/OctWint and 3 outta 4 75s, but these were mine. October 16, 2020. read more. The Stella Blue in this show is by far the best I have ever heard. ORPHEUM THEATER. The Dead are not the Moody Blues playing the big hits in Las Vegas. The mix is uneven in spots, but wow, the performance in both sets approaches perfection. Fantastic as others had mentioned. I have come to dearly love 1976. Center balcony, maybe three rows back, right on top of everything. So please listen to the 2nd lead guitar pass and you will be happy. I was looking for a good lazy Lightning and got one. We do not sell or trade your information with anyone. Grateful Dead Live at Orpheum Theatre on 1976-07-18, Advanced embedding details, examples, and help, Terms of Service (last updated 12/31/2014). to loosely quote John Tichy, formerly of Commander Cody, this show is the honey on my biscuit and the butter on my roll..very sweet sounding show..haven't got all the way through..maybe later.. but the first set just oozes honey. I've tried turning friends on to this Magnificent display but for some reason it has yet to Stick. 15; A Paean To Orpheus by rgodsey aka funky honky for free. but that second set...wow! 4.5 for show, 3.5 for sound = 4 overall. First performance of only four total by the Dead: March 17, 1991, at the Capital Centre, in Landover, Maryland. Like a dog to a bone, I keep coming back to this show. To further showcase the natural acoustics, vocal artists sang, “Home on the Range,” “Ol’ Man River” and the Overture from Offenbach’s “Orpheus in the Underworld.” What everyone below here said. 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