Saturday Dead: 4.18.71

Lusk Field House, S.U.C.N.Y
Cortland, NY

Words By J-man

We return this week with a ripping show from earlier on in the Dead's takeover of America. This show from April 1971 in Central New York combines the Dead's early youthfulness with energy and straight ahead jams. High points of the show included "Bertha," "China Cat>Rider," "Casey Jones," "Sugar Magnolia," "I Second That Emotion," "Truckin'," & "Hard to Handle." Minus some rough vocals attempts the set show is fantastic! As is often the case with The Dead, the instrumentation made up for lacking vocals.

Grateful Dead Live at Lusk Field House, S.U.C.N.Y on April 18, 1971.

Cold Rain & Snow, Me & My Uncle, Bertha, Me And Bobby McGee, Next Time You See Me, China Cat Sunflower-> I Know You Rider, Casey Jones Sugar Magnolia, Second That Emotion, Truckin', Hard To Handle, Loser, Playin' In The Band, Around & Around, Good Lovin'-> Drums-> Good Lovin', Uncle John's Band


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