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Golden Hall - San Diego, CA

Set 1:
China Cat Sunflower
I Know You Rider
Mama Tried
Mexicali Blues
Easy To Love You

Set 2:
Alabama Getaway
Greatest Story Ever Told
Ship Of Fools
Terrapin Station
Playin' In The Band
Lost Sailor
Saint Of Circumstance
Wharf Rat
Sugar Magnolia

One More Saturday Night

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excellent show! the china>rider opener really cooks!

WOW...this is an excellent show from late 79..the P.I.T.B. jam is just mind blowing..can u dig it? get this little gem of a show..:^)

Rider-Jerry's solos are spot on while Billy and Mickey create a rolling thunder throughout. Yes, Row Jimmy, this blasts you off from the start!

Peggy-O>Cassidy>Easy To Love You>Althea
3rd of 4th time this ballad quartet was performed. All within 12month span.

Alabama>Greatest>Ship Of Fools>Terrapin>Playin
Never played before or again. Hidden gem of a show.


This has to be one of the best shows of '79. The Passenger is fantastic. Phil drops earth-shattering bass bombs throughout. The Lost>Saint is truly beautiful. Amazing, high energy show.
-AD (11/18/2011)

Passenger is a guitar duel between phil and jer.
What a way to end a set!

- (05/15/2013)

Fall '79 is the perfection of Ship of Fools. They are all sooooo tight
-Anonymous (07/25/2014)

What a shit hot China/Rider! The whole Fall run of '79 is fantastic! - Steve

-Anonymous (12/03/2014)

Hot show, great China->Rider as people above have said. Peggy-O, Althea, Passenger all rip. Second set is money, special shout-out to Terrapin, Playin' and the post-Drums sequence. The Wharf Rat doesn't stretch out or go to unexpected places, but it is performed exceptionally well with great solos--especially the one before the lats verse--by Jerry. Fall 1979 is an outstanding tour and deserves many spins and more chatter. Enjoy and pass along to a friend.
-Ed (04/03/2019)

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Band Configuration
(04/16/79 - 07/23/90)

Lead Guitar: Jerry Garcia
Rhythm Guitar: Bob Weir
Bass: Phil Lesh
Keyboards: Brent Mydland
Drums: Bill Kreutzmann
Drums: Mickey Hart

Note: Band configuration is across specified time period. Configuration for particular show may have differed.

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