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Wednesday, January 7, 1998
Featured: interview with Howard Wales

drums->
jam->
the Other One->
Hey Jude->
Dear Mr. Fantasy->
Hey Jude Reprise
~
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue - Grateful Dead 3/22/90 Copps Coliseum, Hamilton, Ontario


Evening in Espagna - Howard Wales, Monk in the Mansion
Jerry Garcia talks about Howard Wales 10/4/87
Up from the Desert - Howard Wales and Jerry Garcia, Hooteroll?
Carnaval - Howard Wales, Rendezvous with the Sun
A Trip to What Next - Hooteroll? (Vinyl edition only)
Hard Push
Sittin' in the Pocket
Tear Drop Dreams - Howard Wales, Monk in the Mansion

Wednesday, January 14, 1998
Guest host: the Black Shadow:


(There wasn't time to play all of these tunes, so what we actually
broadcast is an edited version of this list)

1. beau jocque: boogie woogie all nite long '96
2. eddie bo: shoot from the root ('96)
3. booker: junco (track 11) paramounts ('73; rel '96)
4. snooks: lillie mae (falsetto dialogue) in japan ('96)
5. nightcrawlers: tchfunkta (wr stanton moore, galactica) (1)
6. taj (cleary, hidalgo): let the 4 winds blow '96
7. al jackson: poor man's blues ('97)
8. booker: teenage rock ('58 w lee allen, robert parker, red tyler gonzo
('54- 62; rel '96)
9. charlie miller: sweet magnolia blues (jazz: language '97)
10. eddie bo: hook & sling (late '60s - mid 70s; rel '97)
11. toussaint: silent night (xmas '97)
12. toussaint: get out my life woman (instr) ('96)
13. toussaint: winter wonderland (xmas '97)
14. toussaint: do the do ('96)
15. james andrews: xmas in new orleans (andrews [newbirth] tmp, voc w
toussaint pno (xmas 97)
16. irma: we all need love (story of my life '97)
17. kevin clark (tom mcd pno): a kiss to build a dream on (jazz: language
'97)
18. nightcrawlers: heavy henry (funknicity '97)
19. ed petersen (vidacovitch, matt perrine): z (jazz: language '97)
20. nightcrawlers: blueberry hill (1)
21. phillip manuel (tork, vidacovich, james singleton bs): sweet lorraine
(jazz: language '97)
22. nightcrawlers: funky liza (funknicity '97)
23. eddie bo (earl, bo dollis, johnny adams): dance, dance, dance (shoot
from the root '96)
24. nightcrawlers: sidewalk strut (1)
25. snooks: yours truly (35 years later) (japan '96)
26. beau jocque: back door '96
27. irma, tracy nelson, marcia ball: you don't know nothing (sing it '98)
28. booker: beale st. popeye '61 (gonzo '54-62; rel '96)
29. snooks: black night (japan '96)
30. eddie bo (bo dollis, johnny adams): every dog has its day (shoot from
the root '96)
31. nightcrawlers: chicken (funknicity '97)
32. irma: dr. feelgood (story of my life '97)
33. toussaint: wrong number ('96)

Wednesday, January 28, 1998
MARATHON

I'll Take a Melody - Jerry Garcia, Reflections

Samson and Delilah
Iko Iko - Grateful Dead 9/16/90 Madison Square Garden (Dick's Picks vol. 9)

Gomorrah - Jerry Garcia Band, How Sweet It Is

Sugaree
El Paso
Friend of the Devil
Dancin' in the Streets - Grateful Dead 5/5/79 Baltimore

The Wheel->
Wharf Rat->
Sugar Magnolia
~
One More Saturday Night - GD 10/7/77 Albuquerque

Dark Star - Space Debris (eponymous CD)

Introduction
Home is Where the Heart Is
Down Where the River bends - Old and In the Way, Breakdown

Attics of My Life
Lazy Lightning->
Supplication - GD rehearsal 5/28/76

Eyes of the World->
China Doll - GD 7/19/74 Fresno CA

Brickshake #7 - Mutilaudio by David Gans

Pits o' Thunder - Zero

That's It for The Other One->
Clementine->
Good Morning Little Schoolgirl - GD 2/2-3/68 Portland OR

Mission in the Rain
They Love Each Other - Jerry Garcia, Reflections

Wednesday, February 11, 1998

Introduction by John Scher
Feel Like a Stranger
Sugaree
Minglewood
Ramble On Rose
Black Throated Wind
Jackaroe
Cassidy->
Don't Ease Me In - Grateful Dead 9/14/90 Madison Square Garden


The Frozen Logger - Odetta and Larry
Big Boss Man - Charlie Rich
Good Vibrations - Beach Boys, Smiley Smile
God Only Knows - Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
As Time Goes By - Stephane Grappelli, Live at Carnegie Hall
Minor Swing - Stephane Grappelli at the Winery

Movie Magg
Dixie Fried
Blue Suede Shoes (take 2)
Drink Up and Go Home - The Classic Carl Perkins (Bear Family box set)

Where Did Your Heart Go? - Was (Not Was)
Raindrops - Dee Clark
Innocent When You Dream - Tom Waits (Smoke soundtrack)
Standing in the Doorway - Bob Dylan, Time out of Mind
Blue Umbrella - John Prine, Sweet Revenge
El Paso - Grateful Dead, Steal Your Face

Wednesday, February 18, 1998

Bombs Away - Bob Weir, Heaven Help the Fool

Help on the Way->
Slipknot!->
Franklin's Tower
Walkin' Blues
Althea
Me and My Uncle->
Big River
Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
So Many Roads->
Promised Land - Grateful Dead 10/1/94 Boston Garden

Dear Mr. Fantasy - Stills and Nash, from the CSN box set
Done Is Done - Zen Tricksters, The Holy Fool
Valhalla - Strangefolk, Weightless in Water
Tear My Stillhouse Down - Gillian Welch, Revival
Lookin at the World Through a Windshield - Bill Kirchen, Hot Rod Lincoln Live
Drive My Car - Charlie Hunter, from Come Together: Guitar Tribute to the Beatles vol. 2
Human Bean - Mary Schmary, Smarty Pants
Saved - LaVern Baker
On Your Radio - Joe Jackson, I'm the Man
All That You Dream - Little Feat, The Last Record Album
Stand By Me -- Ben E. King

Wednesday, February 25, 1998

Hour 1: Live phone interview with Oliver Trager, author of The American Book of the Dead, currently working on a biography of Lord Buckley.
The Nazz - Lord Buckley, His Royal Hipness
Jerry Garcia talks about Lord Buckley (phone interview by Trager 2/18/92)

Hour 2: the RAIN show, originally broadcast January 11, 1995
RAIN montage
Looks Like Rain->
Terrapin - Grateful Dead 10/3/87 Shoreline
RAIN
Cold Rain and Snow - GD, date unknown (live, possibly Skull & Roses outtake?)
RAIN
Keys to the Rain - Robert Hunter, Tales of the Great Rum Runners
RAIN
Weather Report Suite - GD 3/23/74 Cow Palace
RAIN
Traction in the Rain - David Crosby, If I Could Only Remember My Name
RAIN
Rain - Beatles, Revolver (?)

Wednesday, March 4, 1998

Jack Straw - Grateful Dead 12/29/77 (Dick's Picks #10)

Touch of Grey
Little Red Rooster
Fennario
Me and My Uncle->
Mexicali Blues
When Push Comes to Shove
It's All Over Now
Row Jimmy
Let It Grow - GD 3/1/87 Henry J Kaiser, Oakland

Texican Badman->
What of Alicia - Peter Rowan, Texican Badman
Some Ignatz
We Just Stepped Out of the Cave, Man - Brown Paper Bags
The Pull from Adirondack Blue;
Jump for Joy - Ominous Seapods 6/22/97 Croton-on-Hudson NY
Drink It Up - Negativland, Dispepsi

Wednesday, March 18, 1998

Terrapin->
At a Siding
drums->
Not Fade Away->
St. Stephen->
Around and Around - Grateful Dead 3/18/77 Winterland, SF

Hell in a Bucket->
Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain - GD 3/1/87 Henry J. Kaiser, Oakland

Me and Billy the Kid (with Peter Rowan) - Ramblin' Jack Elliott, Friends of Mine
Private Conversation - Lyle Lovett, The Road to Ensenada
Loser - Grateful Dead 12/29/77 (Dick's Picks vol. 10)
Sugar Baby - Dock Boggs, Country Blues
I Only Want to Be With You - Dusty Springfield
You Gotta Be Phony - Brown Paper Bags

Wednesday, March 25, 1998

Golden Days - Missing Man Formation
DAD/Hermuda - Tubes 3/7/74 (KPFA live broadcast)
Up from The Deep - The Tubes
Wonder Bread Bodies - Tubes 3/7/74 (KPFA live broadcast)
Feel It -- Todd Rundgren, Nearly Human
Here Comes Sunshine - Grateful Dead 3/18/94 Rosemont Horizon
In Dreams - Affordables 5/2/92 Warfield Theater, SF
It's Alive->
True Blue - Missing Man Formation
Rain - GD 5/25/93 Cal Expo
What Do You Want from Life? - The Tubes
Baba O'Riley->
Tomorrow Never Knows - GD 5/21/93 Shoreline

Wednesday, April 1, 1998

Slewfoot
Casey Jones
Dire Wolf - Grateful Dead 6/27/69 Veterans' Hall, Santa Rosa CA

Greatest Pump Song Ever Wrote
Greatest Story Ever Told - composite (4/6/71, 5/3/72, 2/23/74, 9/20/90)
Let It Rock - Chuck Berry, The Chess Box

Flibberty Jib/Island - Grateful Dead w/ Ken Nordine 3/11/93 Rosemont (IL) Horizon
Handle - Mutilaudio by David Gans and Gary Lambert
Kids and Dogs - David Crosby and Jerry Garcia (unreleased)
The Drum Circle - Steve Silberman 11/7/94 Icon Byte Bar and Grill, San Francisco

Fire on the Mountain - Mickey Hart (unreleased)
Main Ten jam->
Caution->
Feedback->
I Bid You Good Night - Grateful Dead 11/8/69 Fillmore West, SF

Desolation Row - Bob Dylan Unplugged
Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper
Eight Miles High - The Byrds
My Baby's Gone - Flying Burrito Brothers, California Jukebox

Wednesday, April 8, 1998

Slewfoot
Casey Jones
Dire Wolf - Grateful Dead 6/27/69 Veterans' Hall, Santa Rosa CA

Greatest Pump Song Ever Wrote
Greatest Story Ever Told - composite (4/6/71, 5/3/72, 2/23/74, 9/20/90)
Let It Rock - Chuck Berry, The Chess Box

Flibberty Jib/Island - Grateful Dead w/ Ken Nordine 3/11/93 Rosemont (IL) Horizon
Handle - Mutilaudio by David Gans and Gary Lambert
Kids and Dogs - David Crosby and Jerry Garcia (unreleased)
The Drum Circle - Steve Silberman 11/7/94 Icon Byte Bar and Grill, San Francisco

Fire on the Mountain - Mickey Hart (unreleased)
Main Ten jam->
Caution->
Feedback->
I Bid You Good Night - Grateful Dead 11/8/69 Fillmore West, SF

Desolation Row - Bob Dylan Unplugged
Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper
Eight Miles High - The Byrds
My Baby's Gone - Flying Burrito Brothers, California Jukebox

Wednesday, April 15, 1998
Live in the studio: Shana Morrison

Jack Straw
Mama Tried->
Big River
Sunrise
It's All Over Now
Looks Like Rain
Lazy Lightning->
Supplication - Grateful Dead 1/8/78 Golden Hall, San Diego

Don't Let Go - JGB, Welcome to Our World


House of Mirrors - Shana Morrison, Caledonia

I Spy
Can't Hold On - Shana Morrison and Caledonia live in the studio

That Old Black Magic - Van Morrison w/ Shana Morrison (from CD single)
What'd I Say? - Ray Charles Live

The Sambuca Song
The Day After Yes - Shana Morrison and Caledonia live in the studio

Oh Jealous Heart - Christie Hennessy

Sweet Thing - Shana Morrison and Caledonia live in the studio

Wednesday, April 22, 1998

Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain
Samson and Delilah
Dancin' in the Streets->
I Got My Mojo Workin'->
Dancin' in the Streets-
The Wheel->
Terrapin - Grateful Dead 4/22/77 Spectrum, Philadelphia

Hard to Handle - Toots in Memphis
Me and Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin, Janis (boxed set)

Eleanor Rigby - James Booker, Spiders on the Keys
Money Changes Everything, part 1
Money Money - Grateful Dead from the Mars Hotel
Money Changes Everything, part 2
Saint of Circumstance - GD 3/3/87 Henry J Kaiser, Oakland CA
Republican Senator fed up...
Ship of Fools - GD 12/17/86 Oakland Coliseum Arena
It's a Sin to Tell a Lie - The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Promised Land - The Band, Moondog Matinee

Wednesday, April 29, 1998

Dark Star->
El Paso;
Eyes of the World->
Morning Dew - Grateful Dead 8/1/73 Roosevelt Stadium, Jersey City

Alligator->
Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad->
Cold Rain and Snow - GD 4/29/71 Fillmore East

Wedding Vows in Vegas - Was (Not Was), What Up, Dog?
Drive All Night - Bruce Springsteen, The River


From: Chris Forshay
Subject: 8/1/73

Picture yourself in a rickety stadium on a damp summer evening, surrounded by thousands of the weirdest-looking people you ever saw. It's Jerry's birthday, of course, which is why you opted to go to this show rather than the previous evening's. It's been a long day. So far, you've heard a letter-perfect set from The Band and a leisurely first set from the Dead that featured three country/western covers, a couple of unfamiliar songs, a couple you know from bootlegs, and your favorite tunes from the Garcia solo album -- "Bird Song" initially sounds like the band's "Chest Fever." There was a brief fireworks display during "Casey Jones" at the end of the set, but, so far, no jams.

Now the second set is underway -- more unfamiliar songs, but still no jamming. You're exhausted. It's getting chilly and the drizzle won't quit -- it's too damp to sit, you're tired of standing, so it's off to the stands to find a decent seat. The moment of truth is at hand.

Surely, we're due for something special -- It's jerry's birthday, for crying out loud.

A fanfare of cymbals, the introductory riff. It's "Dark Star" and we're off! This sounds nothing like the album or the Felt Forum broadcast (the only versions of "Dark Star" you've heard). The drumming is incredible.

Everything is incredible. They're obviously making it up as they go along, yet they sound so tight. The music is bouncing around the stadium with a goofy grin on its face. It ebbs and flows, waxes and wanes. Jerry sings the first verse in an especially quavering voice and then things really start to get intense. Is he really using a slide? Can the stadium survive another bass chord? Are those bells Billy's hitting? It's amazing how quiet they get, but not for long. The music builds to another crescendo, echoes all over the stadium, and stops on a dime --Weir's strumming the intro to "El Paso." Probably a good idea for everybody to catch their breath......

Another unfamiliar song comes out of "El Paso." It's a catchy little number, with a series of sweetly rotating riffs and a bouncy rhythm. It seems like they sing for one minute, then play for five minutes, then sing for one minute, and so on. After the third chorus, the singers step away from their microphones. That was nice, but now what are they doing? Some hellacious minor key jam that has Phil all excited, with a very jazzy riff and tempo, but attacked at a breakneck pace. You have no idea what's going on, but you certainly don't want them to stop.

Eventually, of course, they do. There's only one logical place left to go, and Jerry calls it: "Morning Dew," in a heartfelt (though far from technically perfect) rendition. When it's over, you feel like you've gone 15 rounds with the champ. You are not the same person you were an hour ago.

Oh, yeah -- it's your first show. Did you "get it"?

Wednesday, May 6, 1998

Hard Handle - Grateful Dead 12/23/70 Winterland

Terrapin
Minglewood
They Love Each Other - GD 2/26/77 Swing Auditorium, San Bernardino CA

Big River - The Essential Johnny Cash 1955-1983

Estimated Prophet
Sugaree
Playing in the Band->
The Wheel->
Playing in the Band - GD 2/26/77

Candyman
Me and My Uncle - GD 12/23/70

Wednesday, May 13, 1998

Help on the Way->
Slipknot!->
Franklin's Tower - Grateful Dead 2/26/77 Swing Auditorium, San Bernardino CA

Cold Rain and Snow - GD 12/23/70 Winterland

Here Comes Sunshine
Feel Like a Stranger
Jackaroe
The Same Thing
Lazy River Road
El Paso
New Speedway Boogie->
Promised Land - GD 3/30/94 Omni, Atlanta

Saturday, May 16, 1998
KPFA Grateful Dead marathon May 16, 1998

KPFA THONtage 2/94

jam->
bass solo->
jam - 2/24/73 Iowa City (9:34)

Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain - 3/30/94 Omni (29:19)

Playing in the Band->
Dark Star->
drums - 3/30/94 (23:44)

Big Iron - Kingfish in Concert (4/3/76 Beacon Theater, NYC - King Biscuit Flower Hour)

jam->
I Need a Miracle->
Stella Blue->
Sugar Magnolia- 3/30/94 (42:13)

Ship of Fools - Elvis Costello, from Deadicated

Mama Tried
Good Lovin' - 3/24/70 Pirates' World, Dania FL

Interview w/ Randy Hayes of Rainforest Action Network

Don't Ease Me In
Cold Rain and Snow - 3/24/70 (10:22)

Uncle John's Band - Indigo Girls, from Deadicated

Dark Star->
The Other One->
St. Stephen->
Not Fade Away->
Lovelight->
Me and My Uncle - 3/24/70 (49:36)

Samba in the Rain - Vince Welnick, Missing Man Formation

Keep on Growing->
Lost Sailor->
Saint of Circumstance - 2/14/86 HJK

Old and in the Way Breakdown - Old and in the Way, Breakdown

Mississippi Halfstep
Me and My Uncle
Dire Wolf
Looks Like Rain - 12/30/77 Winterland

Kids and Dogs - David Crosby w/ Jerry Garcia (unreleased)
Laughing - Crosby & Nash, Another Stoney Evening

Row Jimmy
Big River
Weir's deer hunter joke
Fennario - 12/30/77 Winterland

Throwing Stones->
Lovelight - 2/14/88 HJK
~
The Mighty Quinn

Monica Lewinsky - David Gans and the Broken Angels

Sugar Magnolia - Stanford Marching Band

Passenger
Ramble On Rose
Let It Grow - 12/30/77 Winterland

Loser - Danny Carnahan and Robin Petrie
If Six Was Nine - Obsequious Cheezlog
Fire on the Mountain - Chalice, from Fire on the Mountain: Reggae Celebrates the GD, vol. 2

Alabama Getaway->
Promised Land
Fennario
Me and My Uncle->
Big River
Tennessee Jed
Althea
Let It Grow->
China Cat Sunflower->
I Know You Rider - 3/21/81 Rainbow Theater, London

Take Me to the River - 4/1/95 Pyramid, Memphis

[break from 6-7pm]

Feel Like a Stranger
Samson and Delilah
Ship of Fools - 4/15/83 War Memorial, Rochester NY

Black Muddy River - Norma Waterson

They Love Each Other - 5/26/73 Kezar Stadium

Comes a Time - 9/28/76 Syracuse NY

Touch of Grey->
Man Smart, Woman Smarter - 8/17/89 Greek Theater

Interview with "Digital" Dave Greenberg re Deadhead Community Center

Eyes of the World->
Dancin' in the Streets->
Playing in the Band - 9/28/76 Syracuse NY

Maybe You Know
He's Gone->
Little Star - 4/15/83 Rochester NY

Casey Jones - Workingman's Dead

Brown-Eyed Handsome Man
Louisiana Lady
If You Hear Me Leavin'
Truck Drivin' Man - New Riders of the Purple Sage 5/15/70 Fillmore East

Shakedown Street - 4/30/88 Frost Amphitheater
Estimated Prophet - 8/17/89 Greek Theater

Cassidy - 7/29/88 Laguna Seca

Lazy Lightning->
Supplication - 6/8/77 Winterland

Monica Lewinsky (radio edit) - David Gans and the Broken Angels

Mississippi Halfstep
Greatest Story Ever Told
Tomorrow Is Forever
Truckin'->
The Other One->
It's All Over Now, Baby Blue
Sugar Magnolia
Johnny B. Goode - 9/26/72 Stanley Theater, Jersey City

Saint of Circumstance->
Terrapin->
jam->
drums...
One More Saturday Night
~
Liberty - 10/1/94 Boston Garden

Wednesday, May 27, 1998

I Used to Be a King
Laughing
Box of Rain
Military Madness - Crosby, Phil and Nash 2/13/94 Masonic Aud, SF (SEVA benefit also known as "Goodstock")

Wavy Gravy interview

Playing in the Band - Grateful Dead 8/24/72 Berkeley Community Theater

Interview with Donna Jean (Godchaux) MacKay

Mercy - Donna Jean
Sing Me Back Home - GD 8/27/72 Veneta OR
From the Heart of Me - GD 10/18/78 Winterland, SF
Tomorrow Is Forever - GD 9/26/72 Stanley Theater, Jersey City
American Beauty - Donna Jean

Wednesday, June 10, 1998

Loser
Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad
Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain;
China Cat Sunflower->
I Know You Rider
St. Stephen->
The Eleven->
Lovelight - The Other Ones 6/4/98 Warfield Theater, SF

Good Morning (I Just Woke Up) - John Wesley Harding, aWake
The Way - Fastball, All the Pain Money Can Buy
Elvis Imitators - Steve Goodman, No Big Surprise
Weekapaug Groove - Phish, Slip Stitch & Pass
Chickamauga - Uncle Tupelo, Anodyne
A Dying Cub Fan's Last Request - Steve Goodman, No Big Surprise
Not Eddie - Brown Paper Bags

Wednesday, June 17, 1998

Saint of Circumstance->
Ship of Fools->
Dark Star jam->
Truckin'->
New Speedway Boogie->
Uncle John's Band->
Other One/Dark Star jam->
drums - Grateful Dead 6/17/91 Giants Stadium, E Rutherford NJ

It's All Coming Back to Me Now - CPR
Trouble in Mind - Jazz Me Blues: The Best of Jimmy Witherspoonę
Spoonful - Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf and Bo Diddley, from Double Crossing Blues
Satisfaction - Junior Wells, from Paint It, Blue: Songs of the Rolling Stones
CC Rider - Kingfish in Concert
Going Through the Motions - Leftover Salmon, Bridges to Bert
Annie's Lover - Taj Mahal, De Ole Folks at Home
Time Is on My Side - Irma Thomas, from Safe House
By the Mark - Gillian Welch 5/25/97 Strawberry Festival
1968 - Dave Alvin, Blackjack David
Some Ignatz - Brown Paper Bags
Ain't That Peculiar - Bobby and the Midnites, Where the Beat Meets the Street

Wednesday, June 24, 1998

That's It for The Other One->
Seat of My Pants - moe. 5/8/98 Utica NY

Prelude->
Weather Report Suite, part 1->
Let It Grow - Grateful Dead 5/14/74 Missoula MT

Tortured Mind - Ominous Seapods, Matinee Idols
Kiko and the Lavender Moon - Los Lobos, Kiko
Gulf Coast Highway - Nanci Griffith, Little Love Affairs
Rosalinda's Eyes - Billy Joel, 52nd Street
Radio, Radio - Elvis Costello and the Attractions, This Year's Model (extended reissue)

Wednesday, July 1, 1998

Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain - Grateful Dead 10/1/94 Boston Garden

Mutilaudio salute to America, featuring:

US Blues - Grateful Dead from the Mars Hotel
Don't Put It Down - Hair original Broadway cast
One Time One Night - Los Lobos, By the Light of the Moon
200 Years - Henry Gibson, from Nashville soundtrack
The Star Spangled Banner - the three Jimis

Samson and Delilah
Ship of Fools - Grateful Dead 12/30/77 Winterland, San Francisco

Five before Funk
It's Impossible - KVWH 4/5/98 Studio E, Sebastopol CA

US Blues
Good Lovin' - GD 12/30/77

(Is Anybody Goin' to) San Antone - Sir Douglas Quintet, Live Texas Tornado

Wednesday, July 8, 1998

Samson and Delilah
Ship of Fools
Estimated Prophet->
The Other One->
Eyes of the World - Grateful Dead 7/8/78 Red Rocks

"Cumberland Blues" instrumental medley
Interview with playwright Michael Norman Mann

Two Souls in Communion - GD 5/26/72 London
Broken Arrow - Robbie Robertson
Night Comes In - Richard Thompson, Pour Down like Silver
Missy - Brown Paper Bags

Jump for Joy - Ominous Seapods, The Late Show
Hum Bom - Allen Ginsberg, Holy Soul Jelly Roll
When I Paint My Masterpiece - The Band, Cahoots
Happy Little People - Freshly Baked, Twice Baked

Wednesday, July 15, 1998
The cast, band, director and playwright of Cumberland Blues

You Belong to Me - Bob Dylan, from the Natural Born Killers soundtrack
California Earthquake - Grateful Dead 10/20/89 Spectrum, Philadelphia
Tall Grass - Mickey Hart/Planet Drum, Supralingua
El Paso - Grateful Dead, Steal Your Face!

Live from the KPFA performance studio:

Uncle John's Band
Scene
Cumberland Blues
Interviews: Don Dally (musical director), Randall King (director)
Scene
Candyman
Interviews: Jonathan Williams (Mick), Wes Finlay (Doc)
Scene
Friend of the Devil
Scene
High Time
Ripple
Interviews: Ric Iverson (Peter Jones, Jr.), Colin Thompson (Ron Jones), Marcia Pizzo (Melinda)
Scene
He's Gone
Scene
Bertha
Interviews: Lisa Recker (Bertha), Michael Norman Mann (playwright), Lucinda Hitchcock-Cone (Grace)
Palm Sunday
Deal->
Loser
Scene
Interview: Randall King
Brtokedown Palace
The Wheel-
Uncle John's Band->
Cumberland Blues
Interview with Michael Mann

Sugaree - Grateful Dead, Steal Your Face!
Attics of My Life - Grateful Dead, American Beauty

Wednesday, July 22, 1998
"Mini-fund-raiser" 3-hour special

Mississippi Halfstep
Big River
Row Jimmy
Truckin'->
drums->
Eyes of the World - Grateful Dead w/horns 9/15/73 Providence RI

Scene
Bertha - "Cumberland Blues" company live at KPFA 7/15/98

Not Fade Away->
China Cat jam->
Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad->
Not Fade Away - GD 11/15/71 Austin TX

Vassillios - The Disco Biscuits, Uncivilized Area

Let Me Sing Your Blues Away
Prelude->
Weather Report pt. 1->
Let It Grow->
Stella Blue
Sugar Magnolia
One More Saturday Night - GD 9/15/73

Wednesday, July 29, 1998
Guest: David Grisman

So What (take 1 12/6/90) - Garcia and Grisman, So What
Friend of the Devil - Grateful Dead, American Beauty
Bag's Groove (take 5 11/24/92) - Garcia and Grisman, So What

Drummers
Rat in a Pawn Shop
Accordion Player - Hal Blaine, Buh-Doom!

A Simple Matter
Monk Asks Billy for a Smoke - Matt Eakle, Flute Jazz

Besame Mucho - Oscar Aleman, Swing Guitar Masterpieces
Over the Rainbow - Hal Blaine, Buh-Doom!
Monica Lewinsky - David Gans and the Broken Angels
16/16 - Garcia and Grisman, So What

Dark Star->
jam->
El Paso->
jam->
Casey Jones - Grateful Dead 11/15/71 Austin TX

Goodbye Cruel World - James Darren
Frog Dance - Mickey Hart/Planet Drum, Supralingua
Johnny Angel - Shelley Fabares
Let It Rock - Grateful Dead 6/23/74 Miami

Wednesday, August 5, 1998

Hell in a Bucket
Bertha
Little Red Rooster
Jackaroe
Maggie's Farm - Grateful Dead 12/9/90 Compton Terrace, Tempe AZ

Pasta on the Mountain - Leftover Salmon, Bridges to Bert

Black Throated Wind
Bird Song
The Valley Road - GD 12/9/90

Wheel of Time (Stolen Moments Real Time Dub Crime Remix) - Mickey Hart/Planet Drum, Supralingua
Countrycide (The Ballad of Ed and Charlie Brown) - Alvin Youngblood Hart, Territory
Subterranean Homesick Blues - Tim O'Brien, Red on Blonde
The Dogs, They Really Miss You - Austin Lounge Lizards, Employee of the Month
Lonely Avenue - Los Lobos, from Till the Night Is Gone: A Tribute to Doc Pomus
Concrete and Barbed Wire - Lucinda Williams, Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
Tombstone Every Mile - The Drag 'Em Off the Interstate, Sock It To 'Em Hits of Dick Curless
She Can't Find Her Keys - Paul Peterson, from The Colpix-Dimension Story
Samson and Delilah - Rev. Gary Davis, from Singing the American Roots (The Riverside Folklore Series, vol. 2)

Wednesday, August 12, 1998
Guest host: Poly Vinyl Chloride

Promised Land
Brown-Eyed Women
It's All Over Now
Fennario
Cassidy
Dire Wolf
El Paso
Row Jimmy
Passenger
Candyman
The Music Never Stopped - Grateful Dead 4/10/78 Fox Theater, Atlanta

Wednesday, August 19, 1998

Temporarily Humboldt County - Firesign Theater, Waiting for the Electrician or Someone Like Him

Truckin'->
Spoonful->
He's Gone->
drums->
jam->
The Wheel->
Playing in the Band (reprise)->
Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad->
Good Lovin'
~
Brokedown Palace - Grateful Dead 12/9/90 Compton Terrace, Tempe AZ

Time Loves a Hero - Little Feat, Time Loves a Hero
Caleb Meyer - Gillian Welch, Hell among the Yearlings
When the Night Falls - T-Bone Burnett, Proof Through the Night
Scene of the Crime - Reptiles 10/4/96 Boulder Theater, Boulder CO
New Math - Tom Lehrer, That Was the Year That Was

Wednesday, August 26, 1998
Guest: Fred Lieberman

Box of Rain->
Iko Iko
Hell in a Bucket->
Fire on the Mountain->
percussion - Grateful Dead 9/24/87 Spectrum, Philadelphia

Interview with Fred Lieberman, co-author of Lou Harrison: Composing a World
Stampede (2nd movement of "Piano Concerto") - Keith Jarrett, Works by Lou Harrison
Tandy's Tango - Michael Boriskin, The Equal-Tempered Lou Harrison
Main Bersama-Sama - Music of Lou Harrison
Cinna (movements 2 and 3) - Lou Harrison: A World Composed (Audio CD to accompany Lou Harrison: Composing a World)
Double Music - California Symphony, Lou Harrison: A Portrait
The Family of the Court (first movement of "Pacifika Rondo") - Pacifika Rondo and other Works
The Garden at One and a Quarter Moons - Lou Harrison: A World Composed Simfony in Free Style - Lou Harrison: A World Composed



A note from Fred Lieberman, posted on The Well Saturday, August 29: First, many thanks to David for inviting me to be on the show!

Double Music is probably the most famous of the "percussion ensemble" pieces, just because it is relatively short, and is published clearly as a two-composer work. Lou Harrison's long-lost Simfony #13, however, which we rediscovered gathering dust in the basement of the University of illinois Library, is a longer and lovelier work. It was re-premiered for Lou's 80th birthday, and a studio recording is the lead-off piece on the CD included with our book Lou Harrison: composing a world.

The Concerto for Piano with Selected Orchestra is one of my favorite works by Lou. Keith Jarrett commissioned it, and recorded it on New World Records #NW 366-2, where it is coupled with the 1951 Suite for Violin, Piano, and Small Orchestra, which was originally premiered and recorded by Leopold Stokowski. Overall, this is one of my favorite CD's of Lou's music, though it includes only 2 works and is not, therefore, a very broad sampling. (But together with the CD Lou Harrison: A World Composed in the back of our book, it makes a very good sampling indeed :-)

Our book website will soon be enlarged to include a color-photo supplement, reviews, errata, and a continually updated discography with recommendations. At present, it has a few color photos, full contents list of the book and CD, and a link to Oxford's website to order the book (since Amazon isn't discounting it, we're linking to Oxford to avoid the middleman--as soon as Amazon or B&N offer a discount, we'll change the link!).

Further music recommendations:

Lou Harrison: Gamelan Music. MusicMasters Classics 01612-67091-2. 5 compositions for Javanese or American gamelan, including the long suite "Homage to Pacifica" written to celebrate the opening of the Berkeley KPFA/Pacifica Foundation facility.

La Koro Sutro. New Albion NA 015. "the Heart Sutra" set for chorus and American gamelan + harp & organ; also includes the "Varied Trio" and "Suite for Violin and American Gamelan"

The Music of Lou Harrison: Pacifika Rondo and other Works. Phoenix PHCD 118. A broad selection of music from Lou's East-Asian period, before the gamelan became his major non-western ensemble of choice.

The Equal-Tempered Lou Harrison. Newport LC8554. A piano recital by Michael Boriskin, including the lovely "Tandy's Tango" heard the other night, a group of waltzes, and featuring the amazing 12-tone "Suite for Piano" that he wrote while studying with Schoenberg, a major work in the contemporary piano repertory, but heard infrequently. Also includes several early works with Cowell-like tone-clusters, and three of the neo-classic "Sonatas for Cembalo."

Wednesday, September 2, 1998

jam->
The Other One->
Black Peter->
Throwing Stones->
Lovelight
~
Knockin' on Heaven's Door - Grateful Dead 9/24/87 Spectrum, Philadelphia

Return of the Grievous Angel - Gram Parsons, Grievous Angel
Conscious Evolution - Donna the Buffalo, Rockin' in the Weary Land

Texas->
Johnny Cash->
Texas - The String Cheese Incident (live - date and venue unknown)

Everything Is Broken - Bob Dylan, Oh Mercy
Hummingbird - Leon Russell
Born Sidestepper - David Nelson Band, Limited Edition
Jesus Loves Me (But He Can't Stand You) - Austin Lounge Lizards, LizardVision
Mickey Hart Interview by Kimberly Haas (originally broadcast on Echoes, produced by John Diliberto; thanks also to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for permission to rebroadcast)
Indoscrub - Mickey Hart/Planet Drum, Supralingua

Wednesday, September 9, 1998

Unbroken Chain - Grateful Dead from the Mars Hotel

Promised Land
Row Jimmy
Black-Throated WInd
Deal
Me and My Uncle
Sugaree
Looks Like Rain - GD 2/9/73 Maples Pavilion, Stanford

Wacky Tobacky - NRBQ, You Gotta Be Loose

Loose Lucy
Beer Barrel Polka
Mexicali Blues
Brown-Eyed Women
El Paso
Here Comes Sunshine - GD 2/9/73 Maples Pavilion, Stanford

Stranger Than Fiction
Letter Home
It - moe., Tin Cans and Car Tires

Mother of Pearl - Katy Moffatt, Angel Town
Love Potion #9 - The Clovers, from Fonzie's Makeout Music

Wednesday, September 30, 1998

Lookin' Out My Back Door - Creedence Clearwater Revival, Cosmo's Factory

China Cat Sunflower->
I Know You Rider
Jack Straw
They Love Each Other
Truckin'->
Eyes of the World->
China Doll - Grateful Dead 2/9/73 Roscoe Maples Pavilion, Stanford University

Terrapin Family Reunion: The 911 Tape - Mutilaudio by David Gans
Normal - Martin Mull, Mulling It Over

Valhalla
Roads - Strangefolk, Weightless in Water

Book of Rules - Bobby and the Midnites
Last Train to Memphis - The Band, Jubilation
Indoor Fireworks - Elvis Costello, Girls Girls Girls
A Dying Cub Fan's Last Request - No Big Surprise: The Steve Goodman Anthology
Honeydew - David Gans and the Broken Angels 9/5/98 Hog Farm PigNic
Bears - Lyle Lovett, Step Inside This House

Wednesday, October 7, 1998

Big River
Ramble on Rose
Box of Rain
Wave That Flag
Sugar Magnolia
Uncle John's Band
Around and Around
Casey Jones - Grateful Dead 2/9/73 Maples Pavilion, Stanford

Talkin' High Sierra - Jim Page with Leftover Salmon, from Welcome to High Sierra

Playing in the Band - GD 2/9/73

It Hurts Me Too - GD 5/31/69 MacArthur Court, U of Oregon, Eugene

Iko Iko - Dixie Cups, from The Music Never Stopped: Roots of the Grateful Dead

Wednesday, October 14, 1998
KPFA marathon

Eyes of the World - Dick's Picks vol. 12 (6/26/74 encore)

jam->
China Cat Sunflower->
I Know You Rider - DP12 (6/26)

The Only Time Is Now - Warlocks (Emergency Crew?) 11/65

So What (take 1 6/4/92) - Garcia-Grisman, So What

The Mindbender - Warlocks (Emergency Crew?) 11/65

Big River - DP12 (6/28)

Not Fade Away - Zydeco Flames, Smokin' at the Plant

To Lay Me Down - DP12 (6/28)

Truckin'->
Other One jam->
Spanish jam - DP12 (6/26)

Taste Bud - early studio GD

Promised Land->
Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad->
Sunshine Daydream - DP12 (6/28)

Alice D. Millionaire - unreleased early GD

I Can't Come Down - Warlocks (Emergency Crew?) 11/65

Space Dust - Mickey Hart Planet Drum, Supralingua

She Belongs to Me - Garcia, Weir, Lesh (acoustic, studio - Backstage Pass sessions)

Wednesday, October 21, 1998

Jockomo - Larry Williams, from Creole Kings of New Orleans
Minglewood Blues - John Sebastian and the J-Band w/ Geoff Muldaur, from The Harry Smith Connection
Milestones (Take 5, 6/2/92) - Jerry Garcia and David Grisman, So What


Bertha
Jack Straw
Tennessee Jed
Looks Like Rain
Funiculi Funicula
El Paso
Friend of the Devil
The Music Never Stopped - Grateful Dead 6/7/77 Winterland, San Francisco

Rock and Roll Doctor - Little Feat, Feats Don't Fail Me Now
Inside the Reason - Laura Love Band, Helvetica Bold
Get Your Mind Together - Beautiful People, If 60s Were 90s
Visions of Johanna - Bob Dylan, Live 1966
His Tapes Roll On - Peter Stampfel, from The Harry Smith Connection
Cumbia del Sol - The Blazers, from Welcome to High Sierra

Wednesday, October 28, 1998

Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain->
Good Lovin'
Candyman - Grateful Dead 6/7/77 Winterland, San Francisco

That's It for The Other One - GD 9/2/68 Sultan WA

Take the Long Way Home - Supertramp, Breakfast in America
Powderfinger - Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Rust Never Sleeps
Every Word You Say - Jesse Winchester, Learn to Love It

Interview with Aaron Barnhart, TV writer for the Kansas City Star and author of Barnhart's Unauthorized TV '98.

On Your Radio - Joe Jackson, I'm the Man
Missy - Brown Paper Bags
Jump for Joy - Kingfish

Wednesday, November 4, 1998

Estimated Prophet->
He's Gone->
drums->
Samson and Delilah - Grateful Dead 6/7/77 Winterland

Blue Yodel #9 - Garcia, Grisman and Kahn, from The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Tribute

Terrapin->
Morning Dew
Around and Around
~
US Blues - GD 6/7/77 Winterland

Phone interview with Vince Welnick

Spotless as You - The Mother Hips, Later Days
If You Love the Water, Let It Rain - Jim Page, More Than Anything Else in the World
Dignity (Alternate version) - Bob Dylan, from Touched By an Angel: the Album
River Under the Road - Ana Egge, River Under the Road
Built to Last - Grateful Dead, Built to Last
Today - Jefferson Airplane Live at Fillmore East

Wednesday, November 11, 1998

Big River
Brown-Eyed Women
Beat It on Down the Line
Scarlet Begonias
Black-Throated Wind
Row Jimmy
Mexicali Blues
Deal
The Race Is On
Mississippi Halfstep
El Paso
Ship of Fools - Grateful Dead 6/26/74 Providence Civic Center

Jim Page and Chuck Brodsky live in the studio:
Everything Is Round - Jim Page
I Love It in the Country - Chuck Brodsky
Stranger in Me (JP)
A Shot of the Usual (JP)
Dump It in the River (CB)
Our Gods (CB)

Wednesday, November 18, 1998

Scarlet Begonias->
Fire on the Mountain - Jerry's Kids with Steve Kimock 10/31/98 Studio E, Sebastopol CA

Weather Report Suite->
It Must Have Been the Roses
...US Blues
Me and My Uncle - Grateful Dead 2/26/74 Providence Civic Center

Haven of Mercy - Laurie Lewis, Restless Rambling Heart
Lively Up Yourself - Wailers, Natty Dread
Daniel - Elton John, Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree - Cyndi Lauper, Merry Christmas: Have a Nice Life
Don't Forget the Guns - Cheryl Wheeler, Driving Home
Interview with Dan Perkins, aka Tom Tomorrow, author of Penguin Soup for the Soul
Gomorrah - Jerry Garcia Band, Cats Under the Stars

Wednesday, November 25, 1998

Doin' That Rag
That's It for The Other One - Grateful Dead 2/27/69 Fillmore West

Uncle John's Band
Candyman
Me and My Uncle
Good Lovin'
China Cat Sunflower->
I Know You Rider - GD 6/13/70 Honolulu Civic Center (?)

Paris Blues - Merl Saunders and His Funky Friends Live
This Is Your Brain on Drums Part 2 - Zero, Nothin' Lasts Forever
Boom Boom Boom - Iguanas, Nuevo Boogaloo
Gonna Rain - Spikedrivers, Reel
Radio - Kathy Kallick, Matters of the Heart
You Turn Me On I'm a Radio - Joni Mitchell, For the Roses
Stay All Night (Stay a Little Longer) - Willie Nelson, Shotgun Willie
Without My Walking Stick - Tom Rozum, Jubilee
Stage Fright - The Band, Stage Fright
Dance to the Music - Sly and the Family Stone, Dance to the Music

Wednesday, December 2, 1998

Venusian Blues - Side Trips Vol. 1: Howard Wales and Jerry Garcia Live

Shakedown Street->
Crazy Fingers
Playing in the Band->
She Belongs to Me->
Drums - Grateful Dead 11/21/85 Henry J. Kaiser Aud, Oakland CA

Away in a Manger
Joy to the World
Carol of the Bells part 2 - Rhan Wilson, An Altared Christmas

In Memory of Elizabeth Reed - Allman Brothers Band Live at the Fillmore East
Say Goodbye to Hollywood - Billy Joel, Turnstiles
My Life - Billy Joel, 52nd Street
New York State of Mind - Billy Joel, Turnstiles
Good Night Saigon - Billy Joel, The Nylon Curtain
Captain Jack - Billy Joel, Piano Man

Wednesday, December 9, 1998

Drums->
The Other One->
Wharf Rat->
Playing in the Band (reprise)->
Gimme Some Lovin'->
Midnight Hour
~
Walkin' the Dog - Grateful Dead 11/21/85 Henry J. Kaiser, Oakland CA
The Next Step - Mickey Hart's Mystery Box
Victim or the Crime - Bobby and the Midnites (demo)

Letter Home - moe. Sells Out (promo CD)
Interview with Dean Budnick, author of Jam Bands
Blackberry Brandy - Ominous Seapods, Matinee Idols

Monica Lewinsky #2
Judiciary Inquisition 12/98 - Mutilaudio by David Gans

Monica and Bill - Creative Mills
Hanukah with Monica - Sean Altman and Rob Tannenbaum
Kenneth Starr Is Coming to Town - Dr. Elmo
Joy to the World - Woody Phillips, A Toolbox Christmas
Man Smart, Woman Smarter - Roseanne Cash, from I Am Woman
If You Wanna Be Happy - Jimmy Soul
Pal-Yat-Chee (Pagliaggi) - Spike Jones and His City Slickers w/ Homer and Jethro, from The American Comedy Box
Mellow Yellow - Donovan, Troubadour
Magnificent Seven - Oranj Symphonette, The Oranj Album
Steel Guitar Rag - Led Kaapana and Friends, Waltz of the Wind

Wednesday, December 16, 1998
Guest host: PolyVinyl Chloride

Shakedown Street
Little Red Rooster
Stagger Lee
Black-Throated Wind
Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
Candyman
Easy Answers
Deal - Grateful Dead 10/15/94 Madison Square Garden

Deep in the Sky - Gong, Live at Sheffield 1974
Ghost Riders in the Sky - Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson, VH1 Storytellers
Tell Me More - The David, Another Day Another Lifetime
Soul Kitchen - The Doors
America - Tracy & The Hindenburg Ground Crew, Margaret Dumont
Fanfare-> Fire Poem - The Crazy World of Arthur Brown
Weird - Harry Lubin, One Step Beyond soundtrack
Come and Get It - Badfinger, Magic Christian soundtrack
I Found Out - John Lennon, Wonsaponatime
Big Brother - Stevie Wonder, Talking Book
Hey Pocky A-Way - The Very Best of the Meters
Important Exportin' Man - New Riders of the Purple Sage, The Adventures of Panama Red
Only You Can Rock Me - UFO, Strangers In The Night
Amazon Queen - Mondo Topless, Get Ready For Action!
Mr. Soul - Neil Young, Decade
Drink Before the War - Sinead O'Connor, The Lion and The Cobra

Wednesday, December 23, 1998

The Music Never Stopped->
Sugaree
Little Red Rooster
Loser
Stuck Inside of Mobile With the Memphis Blues Again
Far From Me
Bird Song - Grateful Dead 7/16/88 Greek Theater, Berkeley

Interview with Julia Butterfly

After Midnight->
Eleanor Rigby->
After Midnight - Jerry Garcia Band 3/8/80 The Stone, San Francisco

Frosty the Snowman - The Roches, We Three Kings
Jingle Bells - Woody Phillips, A Toolbox Christmas
A Visit from St. Nicholas - Rhan Wilson, An Altared Christmas
Mele Kalikimaka - Poi Dog Pondering w/ The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, from Acoustic Christmas
Parade of the Wooden Soldiers - Swingtips, from Swingin' Christmas
Winter Wonderland - The Roches, We Three Kings
Little Saint Nick (single version) - Beach Boys, Ultimate Christmas