Band Grateful Dead
Venue Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Location Uniondale, NY
Date 5/6/81 - Wednesday posters tickets, passes & laminates
One Alabama Getaway [4:49] > Greatest Story Ever Told [3:52] ; They Love Each Other [6:48] ; Cassidy [4:41] ; Jack-A-Roe [4:46] > Little Red Rooster [8:55] ; Dire Wolf [3:24] > Looks Like Rain [8:26] ; Big Railroad Blues [3:52] > Let It Grow [10:00] > Deal [7:05]
Two New Minglewood Blues [6:30] ; High Time [9:43] > Lost Sailor [6:10] > Saint Of Circumstance [6:23] ; (1) He's Gone [27:03] > Drums [7:17] > Space [3:41]> The Other One [5:58] > Goin' Down The Road Feeling Bad [5:37] > Wharf Rat [9:16] > Good Lovin' [6:49]
Encore Don't Ease Me In [3:07]
Comments Show was originally scheduled for May 7. (1) dedicated to IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands.
Recordings AUD 180
Master recording source(s): Cass Master
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5/8/81 - Friday
Band Grateful Dead
Venue Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Location Uniondale, NY
Date 5/8/81 - Friday posters tickets, passes & laminates
One Jack Straw [5:38] ; Peggy-O [6:47] ; Me And My Uncle [2:59] > Big River [5:39] ; Loser [8:05] ; C C Rider [7:49] ; Althea [8:43] > Let It Grow[10:27] > Don't Ease Me In [3:12]
Two Shakedown Street [16:09] > Samson And Delilah [6:50] ; Terrapin Station[12:28] > Playing In The Band [16:27] > Drums [4:#36] > Space** [6:30] > Not Fade Away [9:17] > Stella Blue [9:24] > Sugar Magnolia [8:58]
Encore U.S. Blues** [5:37]
Comments **with Ken Kesey on harmonica
Recordings AUD 180, timed copy has significant splice in drums.
Master recording source(s): Cass Master
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5/9/81 - Saturday
Band Grateful Dead
Venue Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Location Uniondale, NY
Date 5/9/81 - Saturday posters tickets, passes & laminates
One Mississippi Half-Step Uptown Toodeloo [7:38] > Franklin's Tower [9:44] > Feel Like A Stranger [7:39] ; Bird Song [9:08] ; Little Red Rooster [8:01] ; Candyman [6:38] ; Mama Tried [2:22] > Mexicali Blues ; Looks Like Rain [7:12#] ; China Cat Sunflower [6:17] > I Know You Rider [5:19]
Two Lost Sailor [6:28] > Saint Of Circumstance [6:40] > Ship Of Fools [8:09] ; Estimated Prophet [11:39] > Eyes Of The World [10:31] > Jam [4:06]> Drums [10:31#] > Space [#4:06] > Truckin' [12:05] > Black Peter [10:08] > Around And Around [3:54] > One More Saturday Night [4:26]
Encore (1) Brokedown Palace [5:17]
Comments (1) Preceded by an aborted version lasting [0:30]
Recordings AUD 190. Timed copy had Mexicali edited out and Looks Like Rain cut-off, minor tape flip at drums/space transition.
Master recording source(s): Cass Master
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