Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Jerry Garcia + Merl Saunders – San Francisco (10/06/74)

Jerry Garcia and Merl Saunders
Great American Music Hall
San Francisco, CA
10/06/1974 (first set)

Download: FLAC/MP3

Set I ONLY

Tuning
Think*
Valdez In The Country >
Jam >
Freedom Jazz Dance
(I’m A) Road Runner *
Mystery Train *
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down *

*Source 2 Only

Jerry Garcia – guitar, vocals
Merl Saunders – keyboards, vocals
John Kahn – bass
Martin Fierro – saxophone
Jim Nelson (sits in for Paul Humphrey for this performance) – drums

Source #1: shnid 9026
MSR > ? > D > CD > EAC > SHN

Notes:
According to The Jerry Site, Jim Nelson replaces
Paul Humphrey on drums.

This material is pretty amazing, at times positively
hair-raising.

9/13/2009: corrected “Bossa Martin” to “Valdez In The Country”.

Source #2: Shnid 13783

Source: sbd > master-reel > dat(48k)

Notes:

– this version has been provided by an anonymous source
– this (most excellent sounding) COMPLETE first set has never circulated in any form
– Valdez/Freedom Jazz Dance has been circulated with SHN-ID#9026
– lots of level adjustments have been made
– the show has been made seamless
– lots of artifacts have been removed and a number of other repairs have been done
– all files have been tagged

edited and mastered By SIRMick

5 thoughts on “Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Jerry Garcia + Merl Saunders – San Francisco (10/06/74)

  1. As countless times before, this upgrade is a major improvement! Your efforts are much appreciated. Jer rips on Freedom Dance!

    1. Matt,
      After downloading the file and opening the file i believe this is the old version:

      Garcia/Saunders
      Great American Music Hall; San Francisco, CA
      10/6/74 Ip

      MSR > ? > D > CD > EAC > SHN

      Single Disc 30:57
      1. Tuning [1:24]
      2. Bossa Martin [11:53] ->
      3. Jam/Space [4:23] ->
      4. Freedom Jazz Dance [12:11] [1:04]

      Notes:
      According to The Jerry Site, Jim Nelson replaces
      Paul Humphrey on drums.

      This material is pretty amazing, at times positively
      hair-raising.

  2. Thanks for you promptness!! Will wait for the new posted links. This is an excellent playing week of Garcia/Saunders, thanks for giving us the upgrade

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