Grateful Dead Releasing 1972 Benefit Concert
The Grateful Dead are finally releasing their 1972 benefit concert from a show in Veneta, Oregon on CD, DVD, LP and digital download.
Ultimateclassicrock.com reports that even If you missed the special one-time showing of the concert film in theaters on August 1st (Jerry Garcia’s birthday), you can still finally enjoy the show after 41 years.
The ‘Sunshine Dream’ recordings feature the classic lineup of Jerry Garcia, Donna Jean Godchaux, Keith Godchaux, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh and Bob Weir. And the set list, according to a press release, includes “memorable performance of ‘Sugaree,’ ‘Deal,’ ‘Black-Throated Wind,’ ‘Greatest Story Ever Told,’ ‘Bird Song’ and a mind-melting version of ‘Dark Star’ that stretches over 30 minutes.”
“Sunshine Dream” is being released on September 17th.
P.S. Deadheads–-play dead!!