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06/16/85
Greek Theater, University Of California - Berkeley, CA

Set 1:

In The Midnight Hour
Bertha
Walkin' Blues
Tennessee Jed
My Brother Esau
Big Railroad Blues
Looks Like Rain
Mississippi Half-Step
Promised Land

Set 2:
Scarlet Begonias
Fire On The Mountain
Samson And Delilah
Cryptical Envelopment
The Other One
Drums
Goin' Down The Road Feeling Bad
I Need A Miracle
Wharf Rat
Turn On Your Love Light

Encore:
Brokedown Palace

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Comments:

First Cryptical in almost 13 years!
-Anonymous


no, they broke it out on the east coast first.
-Anonymous


ahh, no they did not napolean..this is the first one :))
-Anonymous


this was not the first in 13 years. regardless of what you *think* based on set lists errors.

i was at these shows, we all knew that is was going to be played cause the broke it out on the previous east coast tour.
-Anonymous


Yes, this was when they broke out Cryptical. This was the 20th Anniversary run at the Greek.
-Anonymous


this WAS the 1st, though i understand how strong (if incorrect) our memories can sometimes be.
despite a pedestrian setlist, 4-9-91 will always be remembered for me. it was SUCH a special scene and a special show. i SWORE they played "SOTM", and to this day i remember it clear as day.

....but it didnt happen.

....and "cryptical" wasnt debuted on the east coast a few nights before.
this was it.

strange how memory works huh?
-gdjake (11/12/2007)


25 years ago today!

Let it shine shine shine!!!!!

TY :)
-buscameby (06/16/2010)


it's kinda funny, i'm finally coming back to the boys; after Jerry died i turned away, i suppose it's been long enough. we were on the east coast and couldn't get to the Greek. when we heard they broke out cryptical we almost died. how could we miss it. waited until Merriweather.
- (05/14/2011)


The Cryptical was sweet. The Other One was straight in, hard and true. Phil dug into the opener in the old, sudden style, and Jerry even did the crazy instrumental break toward the end. The other thing I really liked at those shows was the Morning Dew second set opener on the first day. I really love how they used to open that song back in their heyday. It wasn't exactly the same, but it had a special something to it.

So damn hilarious some weasely east coasters trying to poach that! :) The rivalry itself is funny. They sure did do some crazy stuff back there, some might say the best of it all, but I think that was largely because they were so HUNGRY whereas in the west they were rather spoiled! Nice there's still amusement to be had from that scene after all this time!
-andrew (09/16/2016)


That dynamic is still alive and kickin. I'm A NYC head and i always walk in hopin for that mind bender. Even phil calls us the most demanding audience on earth. I think we live up to it, grit and all. Happy listenin folks.
-Anonymous (01/16/2018)


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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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