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Providence Civic Center - Providence, RI

Set 1:
Promised Land
They Love Each Other
Mama Tried
Mexicali Blues
Friend Of The Devil
Looks Like Rain
Ramble On Rose
New Minglewood Blues

Set 2:
I Need A Miracle
Good Lovin'
From The Heart Of Me
Ship Of Fools
He's Gone
The Other One
Wharf Rat
Around And Around

U.S. Blues

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This was a great show. I'm surprised it doesn't get more attention. This attraction should be on Dick's Picks.

there is a really nice charlie miller recording on the archive. sounds like you are there :} nothing left to do but :) :) :)
- (11/04/2009)

I remember this show vividly. It was their first time in Providence after Shakedown Street came out. The title cut was actually a disco hit in the city, so the audience was filled with guys with polyester shirts and blow dried hair, and big-haired girls in their Saturday night dresses, pointing and laughing at the "freaks." The band played a GREAT show, but the only thing they played from Shakedown Street was Minglewood, which had been part of their repertoire for decades. I remember watching a disco boy kick a chair around at the end of the show and shout "What kind of band goes on tour and doesn't play the hit from their latest album?" I think the rest of us knew the answer to that!
- (10/29/2011)

First show in a while that there was no Drums/Space interlude.
-Murphy (04/26/2013)

they played Heart of Me, Good Lovin and Miracle. All from the Shakedown Street album.
-Anonymous (05/02/2013)

Was in RI for a few days on a business trip and happened to see the sign on the Civic Center that the Dead were going to play that evening. Did not have a ticket but went to the show anyway. Outside on the street, 2 ticket scalpers underbid each other to sell me a ticket. Got into the show for only $6.
- (03/13/2017)

This 7 minute deal has a nice long final refrain hitting 32 "dont ya let that deal go down" lines in a row.
The unusually high 8 "waits" prior may put this in the longest deal ending contender category, but 4-15-78 still holds the record at 36 in a row.
-Anonymous (03/21/2017)

... thank you Sirius for playing 1/18/1979 Providence Rhode Island (my home town) today for us on the Noon show ...

iko iko on & on .......
- (10/25/2020)

... thank you Sirius for playing 1/18/1979 Providence Rhode Island (my home town) today for us on the 9PM show..

If the thunder don't get you then the lightning will >>> Won't you try just a little bit harder, couldn't you try just a little bit more?

iko iko
- (03/07/2022)

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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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