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Madison Square Garden - New York City, NY

Set 1:
Cold Rain And Snow
New Minglewood Blues
Ramble On Rose
My Brother Esau
It Must Have Been The Roses
Cumberland Blues
Looks Like Rain
Might As Well

Set 2:
Help On The Way
Franklin's Tower
Man Smart-Woman Smarter
He's Gone
Black Peter
Not Fade Away


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My First ever show, second row compliments of my brother. I was blown away. The sound was so rich and full. Sadly not so often in the years after that....

Anyone have a copy of this show??

Man I never stopped dancing. This show was off the hook. We were trippin for the whole show, came down on revolution but then someone pssed me some crazy blunt and I was rollin' off the friggin garden. Found some hot hippy chick and boned her outside after the show.

i am sure she's not a slut

I boned her too...or was that you?
-Anonymous (09/22/2008)

i think we've all boned that chick at at least one show
-Anonymous (08/05/2009)

I rubbed one out just reading the post.
I wasn't even there.
-Anonymous (08/24/2009)

Whats the big deal? We've all banged your mom at least once
-Anonymous (11/11/2009)

Also best show of 83 by far
-Anonymous (11/11/2009)

My 4th show. Nice to hear Help->Slip->Franklin's. Other than that pretty standard, as i look back. The 1st Revolution. nice
-rob cal (01/28/2010)

Not the best show of '83. Not even the best one I saw that year. Yes, we all banged "that chick" at a show. They could all do killers bjs and burritos..........
-80s head (07/17/2014)

You guys probably all banged each other.
-Kdead (10/12/2018)

One of the deepest, most meaningful musical performances of all time. By anyone. This was a defining Grateful Dead moment, one of the shows where drops of blood formed on the ceiling. It was a special event when you could feel the whole dead journey coalesce into that one night in nyc. Beautiful and frightening and joyous. If you weren't there you dont get it. And if you were there and you dont get it then you're an idiot, like just about everyone who posted here. I'm old enough to remember when deadheads were intelligent and tough and worldly. Nowadays they are just buffoons. Like you fucks.
- (02/15/2019)

Help - Slip - Franklin's is particularly amazing, with fiery playing throughout, great drumming, a strong showing from Phil, and of course Jerry leading the way. Seems like there was magic in the air most of the time in October '83.
-Just Exactly Perfect Band (03/11/2019)

Last show of the brand new In and Out of the Garden Live at MSG ‘81 ‘82 ‘83. Amazing sound quality considering the sources. Band sounding lively and ready to Rock and Roll. Def one of the best ‘83 shows I’ve heard so far. Night before with a surprise “St. Stephen” not to shabby either. Keep Grate music alive. Keep listening.
- (10/16/2022)

This Help > Slip > Frank is sick,
and Jerry doesn’t miss a lick,
This show may not be the best pick,
but not for stoner Nick,
who got to bone that chick,
though unbeknownst to him,
it was filmed and is now a flick,
and all the world can see,
his little bitty dick!
Oh what a twit!
-Ramblin' Man (12/07/2022)

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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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