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12/03/79
Uptown Theater - Chicago, IL

Set 1:
Alabama Getaway
Promised Land
Brown-Eyed Women
El Paso
Ramble On Rose
It's All Over Now
Jack-A-Roe
Lazy Lightnin'
Supplication
Althea
The Music Never Stopped

Set 2:
Scarlet Begonias
Fire On The Mountain
Samson And Delilah
Terrapin Station
Playin' In The Band
Drums
Lost Sailor
Saint Of Circumstance
Wharf Rat
Truckin'

Encore:
Johnny B. Goode

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Comments:

a very tight and tasty show!! the "most valuable player" on this one, in my opinion, was brent! even though he had only been with the band a few months he was truly making some sweet contributions in his rookie year! when you listen to this show you will note that he was adding some very nice "color" to each song! the scarlet>fire is one of the longest of all time!
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while it is a great scarlet>fire, it is not near one of the longest ever, 25 min is a common length. Great scarlet/fire though. john
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The Playin' and Lazy -> Supplication are also hot. Great sound from acheive.com
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A fine groove thru out, but it's Brent and Bob that keep that going. Jerry seems uninterested in many parts, and the Terrapin is one of the most lethargic versions I've heard. Jerry sounds like he drank a bottle of NyQuil before it......
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I
Alabama-9th/142 times played. JG solo's nifty.
Althea-16/272 times played

II
Scarlet>Fire>Samson>Terrapin>Playin'
7/7th time this sequence played.

Sailor>Saint>Wharf Rat>Truckin
Only time this sequence played.
Jerry's voice was good on Wharf, but as Daredevil mentioned, Jerry is by and large absent from the 2nd set.
-Perrinswolf


1st set Brent sounds fantastic. 2nd set Scarlet's groove is Way off- just not clicking. Lethargic like someone else said about Terrapin
-Mark (09/04/2013)


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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

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