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06/26/88
Pittsburgh Civic Arena - Pittsburgh, PA

Set 1:
Mississippi Half-Step
Little Red Rooster
When Push Comes To Shove
Mama Tried
Big River
Cumberland Blues
Gentlemen Start Your Engines
Big Railroad Blues
The Music Never Stopped

Set 2:
Touch Of Grey
Playin' In The Band
Uncle John's Band
Playin' Reprise
Drums
Dear Mr. Fantasy
Hey Jude Reprise
Black Peter
Turn On Your Love Light

Encore:
Black Muddy River

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Comments:

The thing I remember most from this show was wandering the outer concourse with my friend beginning of 2nd set looking for a bathroom when we stumbled into a wicked little spot with small speakers set up in the hall kicking out the BEST sound I ever heard! We came back to twirl and jam with the best of 'em until Drums. Didn't even miss the visual apspect, lol. Never saw that kind of set up there again, or anywhere else, but wow, it sure was killer! Would sure like a copy if anyone has a good one...fun show!
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My fitst show. A very solid show. Had alot of fun.
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this was the first time i noticed they were killing babys during space
-Anonymous


This was my first show but it wasnt until a year later same venue spring tour that I punched my ticket and was really on board the bus.
-Dave (01/27/2009)


Shot out and back from NJ, 6 hrs. each way,on a last minute call with an extra. Being that the year before (7-6-87) was absolutely great...I went back to the Civic. The 1st Gentleman, Start Your Engines....go Brent. Cumberland...one of my favs. Good show.
-rob cal (01/29/2010)


My 21st BDay....dew in life w/o Parole not my first show, not my last show..I sure do miss um Thanks Guys
- (11/12/2011)


This was my fifth show! After being shut out of the last 3 of 4 attended. I was treated to a first time played with "gentlemen start your engines" which was only played twice. This One is way better than the lame bubblegum version the west coast got. It was mean and dirty - Jerry's solo is gnarly. AND...1 of the only 2 big river > cumberland ever played. I think the msg 9-13-91 was a stronger cumberland. This one slumbers a bit. But any set with big river AND mama tried in it is the shit in my book. But, the bif in playin reprise sucked, but whatever. I bought a cool pigpen shirt that day so i was stoked on the lovelight and bobbys "now wait a minute!!" and the band stops on a dime! bringing it down low. It was awesome. Indoor summer shows were awesome!
-Mike c (03/13/2017)


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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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