Mostly Dead

with Jay Willy

Exploring the expansive history of the Grateful Dead and American roots and blues music.

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Grateful Dead – Not Fade Away > Goin’ Down the Road Feeling Bad > Good Lovin’ > Alabama Getaway – Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale NY, 5/15-16/80

Today in Grateful Dead History:
Deal > Mr. Charlie > He’s Gone > El Paso – L’Olympia Theatre, Paris, France, 5/4/72

Here Comes Sunshine > Eyes of the World – Wake of the Flood, 1973

Don’t Ease Me In > St. Stephen – Harpur College, Vestal, NY, 5/2/70

Unbroken Chain – Mars Hotel, 1974

And We Bid You Good Night – Albany, NY, 3/24/1990

Thank you, WHRW, for fostering the Dead in a time when commercial radio might not offer the same hospitality. It’s been a fun few years – stay Grateful.

If you get confused, just listen to the music play.

- Jay Willy

Peter Tosh – Legalize It > Burial – Legalize it, 1976

Grateful Dead – High Time – Working Man’s Dead, 1970

String Cheese Incident – Johnny Cash (Don’t Smoke Hash) – Born On The Wrong Planet, 1996

Phish – Blaze On – Big Boat, 2016

Toots and the Maytals – Funky Kingston > 54-46 – Toots and the Maytals Live, 1980

Sly and Robbie – Marijuana – Crucial Reggae, 2007

Grateful Dead – St. Stephen > Morning Dew, 4-20-69 @ Clark University, MA

Matisyahu – Mist Rising – Live at Stubbs Vol. II, 2011

Phish – Makisupa Policeman – 12-29-16 @ MSG

Muddy Waters – Champagne and Reefer – King Bee, 1981

Phish – Gotta Jibboo – 8-7-10, Greek Theatre, Berkeley CA

Grateful Dead – Peggy O – Nassau Coliseum Long Island, NY 5-15-80

Jerry Garcia Band – Gomorrah – Cats Under the Stars, 1976

Grateful Dead – Uncle John’s Band – Harpur College, Vestal NY, 5-2-70

Grateful Dead – Althea – Go To Heaven, 1980

Keller Williams’ Grateful Gospel – Mighty High – LOCKN Festival, 9-15-2015

Grateful Dead – I Need a Miracle – Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo NY, 11-9-79

Bob Weir – Blue Mountain – Blue Mountain, 2016

Grateful Dead – Crazy Fingers – Blues for Allah, 1975

Old and in the Way – Hobo Song – Old and in the Way, 1975

Grateful Dead – Not Fade Away > Going Down the Road Feeling Bad, Skull & Roses, 1971

Jerry Garcia – Russian Lullaby – Compliments, 1974

Jerry Garcia – The Wheel – Garcia, 1972

Grateful Dead – Mississippi Half Step – Without a Net, 1990

Jerry Garcia – Deal – Garcia, 1972

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