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02/07/79
Arena (University Of Southern Illinois) - Carbondale, IL

Set 1:
Don't Ease Me In
Mama Tried
Mexicali Blues
Jack-A-Roe
Looks Like Rain
They Love Each Other
New Minglewood Blues
Stagger Lee
Cassidy
Peggy-O
The Music Never Stopped

Set 2:
Scarlet Begonias
Fire On The Mountain
Dancin' In The Streets
Drums
Black Peter
I Need A Miracle
Bertha
Good Lovin'

Encore:
U.S. Blues

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Comments:

I was reading an excerpt from Steve Parish's book "Home Before Daylight" and he talks about an incident from this show. Steve, Garcia and some other people were hanging out backstage before hand and one of the dudes hanging with them proceeded to produce a bunch of pills. Garcia jumped up and grab them and threw about three into his mouth. Parish thought he was messing around being the jokester Garcia was, but Jer swallowed the pills. Well the pills happened to be a Valium like downer. I guess He went out on stage and was all F#!cked up. They had to slap him silly to get him to come out of it at setbreak. Probably gave him a bunch of Coke. Anyway that's the story and I guess the show kind of speaks for this story. It's really not that good of a show at all.
-Anonymous


yeah, that's a pretty cool book
-


I
Dont' Ease Me In-last 8/6/74
-Perrin


Wow, poor jerry. He sounds like his whole world is melting around him.
-Murphy (04/28/2013)


Jerry is allergic to Valium, at least according to mountain girl. So he would have been feelin none too good.
-Murphy (04/28/2013)


this has to be the best They Love Each Other, ever
Jerry's solo is incredible
I challenge anyone to find a better one
don't get me wrong,
4/14/82
4/19/82
4/16/78
11/23/79
10/14/83
9/30/81 and
8/8/82 are excellent but something about this one rocks my world
1/14/79
2/28/81
12/19/78
9/2/79 are excellent too, dont get me wrong
give this a listen and see what i mean

Jack-A-Roe is also most excellent
kind of partial to the acoustic versions but this solo has a double personality quality that at this moment in time is my number 1 version
- (07/24/2014)


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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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