Band Grateful Dead
Venue Avalon Ballroom
Location San Francisco, CA
Date 1/24/69 - Friday posters tickets, passes & laminates
One [41:21] ; Intro [0:10] ; Cryptical Envelopment [1:52] > Drums [0:12] > The Other One [7:08] > Cryptical Envelopment [6:53] > space [0:30] > New Potato Caboose [13:21] ; [0:27] ; Dupree's Diamond Blues [3:54] ; [0:15] ; Doin' That Rag [6:32]
Two [42:36] ; Dark Star [18:59] % Turn On Your Love Light [#12:43] > Drums [6:14]
Comments Total time [1:23:57 +] Pigpen plays harp on Dupree's. Eaton's list reads:

01/24/69 Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco Ca - complete
4.6, 105min, Sbd, A1D0, Reel M->Cass 1->Dat 0, 44k,
7inch Master Reels@7.5ips 1/2trk->Tascam 122mkIII Cass 1st Gen->3700 x 0

Apparently another 30 minutes of SBD hasn't made it into circulation yet.
Recordings 105 SB
Master recording source(s): 7inch Master Reels@7.5ips 1/2trk
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1/25/69 - Saturday
Band Grateful Dead
Venue Avalon Ballroom
Location San Francisco, CA
Date 1/25/69 - Saturday posters tickets, passes & laminates
One [51:54] ; Dark Star [#14:08] > St. Stephen [5:25] > The Eleven [11:43] > Turn On Your Love Light [20:15] ; [0:27] %
Two [39:37] ; Dupree's Diamond Blues [4:12] > Doin' That Rag [5:30] > Cosmic Charlie [6:40] ; [0:51] ; Alligator [3:40] > Drums [2:20] > Alligator [2:56] > Caution (Do Not Stop On Tracks) [6:45] > Feedback [4:02] > And We Bid You Good Night [2:35#] %
Comments Total time [1:27:31 +]. The Eleven analyzes St. Stephen > 1st vocals 1:08 > transition Jam 2:33 > Eleven Jam 8:02 > Turn On Your Love Light. Eaton lists:

01/25/69 Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco Ca - complete
4.6, 092min, Sbd, A1D0, Reel M->Cass 1->Dat 0, 44k,
7inch Master Reels@7.5ips 1/2trk->Tascam 122mkIII Cass 1st Gen->3700 x 0
Recordings 92 SB
Master recording source(s): 7inch Master Reels@7.5ips 1/2trk
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1/26/69 - Sunday
Band Grateful Dead
Venue Avalon Ballroom
Location San Francisco, CA
Date 1/26/69 - Sunday posters tickets, passes & laminates
One [36:31] ; Cryptical Envelopment [1:53] > Drums [0:15] > The Other One [7:39] > Cryptical Envelopment [6:21] > Clementine [10:45] > Death Don't Have No Mercy [9:34] ; [0:04] %
Two [41:07] ; Dark Star [9:#45] > St Stephen [7:01] > The Eleven [10:24] > Turn On Your Love Light [14:32] ; [0:53] %
Comments Total time [1:17:38 +]. The Dark Star on the tape in circulation has a cut at 8:06 and resumes just before the second verse.

The Eleven analyzes St. Stephen > 1st vocals 1:07 > transition Jam 3:27 > Eleven Jam 2:21 > Eleven vocals 0:40 > Eleven Jam 1:35 > Eleven 2nd theme Jam 1:18 > Turn On Your Love Light.

The Eleven > Turn On Your Love Light on Live Dead is from this show.

Eaton lists:

01/26/69 Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco Ca - complete
4.7, 080min, Sbd, A1D0, Reel M->Cass 1->Dat 0, 44k,
7inch Master Reels@7.5ips 1/2trk->Tascam 122mkIII Cass 1st Gen->3700 x 0
Recordings 80 SB
Master recording source(s): 7inch Master Reels@7.5ips 1/2trk
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Contributors Jim Powell
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