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12/19/78
Memorial Coliseum (State Fairgrounds) - Jackson, MS

Set 1:
Mississippi Half-Step
Franklin's Tower
New Minglewood Blues
They Love Each Other
Me And My Uncle
Big River
Loser
El Paso
Row Jimmy
Lazy Lightnin'
Supplication

Set 2:
Scarlet Begonias
Fire On The Mountain
Promised Land
Stagger Lee
Truckin'
Drums
The Other One
Stella Blue
Not Fade Away
Around And Around

Encore:
Casey Jones

Download/Listen to this Show at Archive.org

Comments:

Wow, this show was strange. Hardly a few thousand folks, if that, in the audience. A few die-hard tour rats and some farmer-looking types from the area. I remember well how the band took the stage a bit early, Jerry wearing dark sunglasses, and how they tore into the music and let 'er rip.

It was as if they were playing as a form of meditation and the journey was sweet! Jerry sang many, many "extra" verses on Truckin' that I had never heard before or since, and although it was weird to see so few people and the relatively uptight locals that were there for the show, the music was superb~
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Old Hippie Lost in Mississippi
-Anonymous


Wow, Ron, the acid must have been really good at that show. I listened to the recording at archive, and it's a standard Truckin, sung by Bobby as usual. Anyway, this is a fine example of a 78 concert. Nice song selection. The aud at archive dot org is very listenable.
-august west (12/19/2007)


First set, at least on the AUD, is a bit of a mess.

Second set is a scorcher, the AUD blows away the SBD. Beautiful, serene Scarlet Fire. Great 78 style Promised Land. Solid Other One, and Stella > NFA is MIND BLOWINGLY GORGEOUS. You CANNOT miss this!! The Casey Jones encore rocks too. Go get the AUD as soon as possible!!
- (03/04/2008)


LOL at Jerry singing verses in Truckin

No wonder they only played 1 show in Miss ever
- (08/17/2011)


I was not at his particular show but I really dig it. I live in the Jackson area and I AM an old hippie lost in Ole Miss.
- (12/05/2014)


I was at this show, the transition from Stella Blue > NFA was hall of fame Desd.....the whole Truckin' and beyond jam was awesome ,really took off....as did I :) !!!

- (02/25/2015)


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Band Configuration
(10/20/74 - 02/17/79)

Lead Guitar: Jerry Garcia
Rhythm Guitar: Bob Weir
Bass: Phil Lesh
Keyboards: Keith Godchaux
Drums: Bill Kreutzmann
Drums: Mickey Hart
Backup Vocals: Donna Godchaux

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