Asked to describe the Grateful Dead's music, Garcia is reported to have quipped, “We were great for seconds on end.” (stolen from Cubensis site)

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

One More Halloween Night, Dead Shows on All Hallow's Eve

I love seeing the Dead on Halloween. I went twice in 1983 and 1984.  There were 13 in all, not including the JGBs. There really was a one more halloween night, it's true, ask Rick Sullivan.

Vintage Halloween Era
  1. 10-31-1966  California Hall  Acid test Jam
  2. 10-31-1967  Winterland  Alligator, Caution, That's It
  3. 10-31-1968  Deadlists says Jerry Garcia & Friends at the Matrix 
  4. 10-31-1969 San Jose State University Includes First Yellow Dog Story on Halloween, but No Alligator
  5. 10-31-1970 Stony Brook 43 Songs by the Dead and New Riders
  6. 10-31-1971 Columbus, Ohio  Just Buy Dick's Picks 1: Nothing Else to Say
Hey Brent Joined, Let's Play Halloween Again Era

Ok, Dave You Can Go Twice Era Thanks to Craig MacLean and Rick Sullivan

  1. 10-31-1983 Marin  Here's My Blog Post  and Flac
  2. 10-31-1984 Berkeley One More Halloween Night
Later Era  (1986 and 1987 were JGB in Oakland and NYC)

  1. 10-31-1985 Columbia, SC  South Carolina? Halloween?
  2. 10-31-1990 London  Werewolves of, London of course
  3. 10-31-1991 Oakland  Anyone Get thisTicket in their 30 trips Box?

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