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Fox Theater, St. Louis, MO: March 18, 1971


Exploring the shows on the upcoming 30 Trips Around the Sun box set has admittedly been quite a treat. All the shows to be included are previously unreleased, true, but they’re available on archive.org… So, while maybe not optimum by way of sound quality, most are still very listenable. And besides, isn’t there something kinda cool about the “bootleggy” sound on some of these?

This week, a 1971 show from St. Louis… The second of two nights at the Fox Theater One notable tidbit: The last “Feedback” the Dead ever played. Please enjoy.


The Palladium, Hollywood, CA: August 6, 1971

Another California show, this classic from 1971 was another widely traded audience tape that has since seen several soundboard and matrix versions crop up at archive.org. So stellar a show from that summer, that it was released as part of the Road Trips series a while back, but as is so often the case, it’s… Continue Reading