Grateful Dead Hour no. 293
by David Gans
Week of May 2, 1994
Another all-music show, with a particularly wonderful musical reference to the film Close Encounters of the Third Kind. This five-note musical figure plays an important part in the film's story of inter-species communication.>
Grateful Dead 1/22/78 MacArthur Court,Eugene OR
THE OTHER ONE->
"CLOSE ENCOUNTERS" JAM->
NOT FADE AWAY->
AROUND AND AROUND>
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Thanks for listening!
What a NFA !! . The O1 . This tidbit of Dead music you aired in spring 94 is just hair raising stuff .
The not fade away rips and rips and rips ; Its a MONSTER !! : ) A good mosnter , dont get me wrong ..
Great Around & Around too ; These f**rs were on fire in Eugene in 78 .. !!
I didnt hear the Dead hour ai think in the spring of 94 ( I wasn t familiar w the program yet } . Its really curious , the opening music on the broadcast has stuff from American B . And I obtained that Cd , i think like a month before your broadcast ( I d heard it for about a year } But i remember that spring just being in total awe at the music in it . Its one of the band s best and most perfect works
Thanks for reminding me of how great it was to prepare oneself to see their first couple of shows ( for me it was that summer in ' 94 ] . I was totally pumped and the scene in Noblesville IN blew me away . I loved it .
Did you get aorund to seeing a PInk floyd show that summer , Dave ??
Great re broadcast ..
This is how a lien to GD Hour.... Poor man way!
I think this show was decent. Heard it before I believe... not sure. The St. St was cool in all yet kinda slow. I like when Jerry played his guitar solo. So fresh. Donna never stops rockin eh....? Cool GD hour.....
Pizza T luvs U.. ttyl
Eeek = ta . As in thanks Mr Gans.
Happy and HEALTHY New Year to you and yours.
"That path is for, your steps alone."
p.s. wondering if you have any lineage or origin info. on this recording?
shwack in nh
This is a fantastic musical passage.Your search for this tape has really paid off!
I one can hear the band reference the 5 "close encounters" notes during 2nd
set tuning on 12/29/77(Dick's Vol.10).
Thank you as always for providing.Great new year to you and yours,
shwack in nh