Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Jerry Garcia & David Grisman – San Francisco, CA (02/02/91) Soundcheck + Rehearsals

Jerry Garcia and David Grisman
Warfield Theater
San Francisco, CA
2/2/91
soundcheck/rehearsal

Download: FLAC/MP3

This is a tagged version of shnid: 81804

ADMIN NOTE: there are two discs worth of material, derived from the circulating proshot video and circulated in 1/2007 by Teddy Goodbear. We have taken the liberty of editing Goodbear’s voluminous text files to focus as much as possible on what’s on the discs.

Source: Believed mostly from SBD and Justin Kreutzmann video camera or stage mics > GoodBear Edit > WAV 48 kHz > FLAC.

Disc 1 of 2

00. {0:21} disclaimer silence clipped on FLAC audio
01. {0:15} goodbear start signature
02. {1:07} setting up and discussion between Garcia and Grisman to get David a mic
03. {3:54} Poison Glass Of Wine* ~ (Garcia on guitar, vocals/Grisman on mandolin, vocals)
04. {0:30} setup and tuning
05. {0:46} When First Unto This Country** ~ 1st take (Garcia on guitar, vocals)
06. {0:20} tuning
07. {3:14} When First Unto This Country** ~ 2nd take(Garcia on guitar, vocals/Grisman on mandolin)
08. {2:50} duet Grateful Dawg** (Garcia on guitar, vocals/Grisman on mandolin)
09. {1:46} Jim Kerwin bass setup with Garcia and Grisman approval
10. {0:52} more bass setup
11. {0:44} more bass setup while Garcia and Grisman discuss strategies
12. {0:33} percussion setup while Garcia on guitar helps percussionist Joe Craven with a tuneup beat
13. {1:55} more percussion setup while Garcia noodles on guitar and Grisman chats with stage hand
14. {0:44} more percussion setup while Garcia noodles on guitar
15. {0:55} tuning up > hints of Arabia* (Garcia on guitar/Grisman on mandolin)
16. {0:45} So What?** (Garcia on guitar/Grisman on mandolin)
17. {0:51} Joe Craven setting up violin while Garcia and Grisman talk/laugh and Garcia lights cigarette
18. {1:36} Craven on violin/Garcia on guitar noodles, Grisman hams it up to camera “Art of Family Tuning” > Instrumental (Craven on violin, Garcia on guitar and Grisman on mandolin)
19. {0:51} mish mahsh instrumental tuning, “booming bass” (Craven~violin, Garcia~guitar, Grisman~mandolin & Kerwin~bass)
20. {1:47} Stage hand ticks Jerry off. Grisman suggests, “…Banjo Duet…” to calm Jerry down then banjo setup
21. {8:06} more banjo setup > Sweet Sunny South* (Garcia and Grisman ~ Banjo Duet)
22. {4:44} Instrumental(?)*** (Craven~percussion, Garcia~banjo, Grisman~mandolin & Kerwin~bass) > discussion & stage chat
23. {2:55} more bass setup with bow, setup and stage chatter > Garcia noodling
24. {0:36} all band members talk strategy
25. {0:40} Two Soldiers** ~ 1st take (Craven~violin, Garcia~guitar, Grisman~mandolin & Kerwin~bass)
26. {1:49} Two Soldiers** ~ 2nd take (Craven~violin, Garcia~guitar, Grisman~mandolin & Kerwin~bass)
27. {5:44} Spring In California** (Craven~percussion, Garcia~guitar, Grisman~mandolin & Kerwin~bass)
28. {4:43} Garcia noodling > Grateful Dawg** (Craven~percussion, Garcia~guitar, Grisman~mandolin & Kerwin~bass)
29. {1:30} The Thrill Is Gone ~ DVD #2 highlight tease promo (Craven~percussion, Garcia~guitar, Grisman~mandolin & Kerwin~bass)
30. {4:25} Grisman Intro 8/25/1991 > Grateful Dawg Promo “Grateful Dawg” audio soundtrack
31. {0:20} goodbear end signature
Total: {62:02}

Disc 2 of 2

Set 2 con’t.
00. {0:21} disclaimer silence clipped on FLAC audio
01. {0:15} goodbear start signature
02. {1:37} Garcia noodling scales > tuneup > Thrill Is Gone** ~ 1st take > Garcia shows Grisman “melody”
03. {5:25} Thrill Is Gone** ~ 2nd take
04. {0:24} Thrill Is Gone** ~ 3rd take
05. {5:59} Thrill Is Gone** ~ 4th take
06. {1:13} Garcia noodling scales while checking the sound in all the corners of the Warfield
07. {1:39} Drum solo intro for Arabia* >
08. {2:42} Arabia*
09. {1:01} More Garcia noodling scales
Set 3
10. {0:26} talk > break time lapse talk
11. {3:14} Man Of Constant Sorrow* ~ 1st take
12. {0:56} Man Of Constant Sorrow* ~ 2nd take
13. {0:40} take on what to practice > Grisman has strap trouble > tuneup >
14. {0:24} Friend of The Devil* ~ 1st take
15. {4:45} Friend of The Devil* ~ 2nd take
16. {2:56} talk > Ripple* ~ 1st take
17. {0:15} sound complaints >
18. {4:06} Ripple* ~ 2nd take
19. {0:44} Ripple* ending duel mandolin only w/Grisman & Craven
20. {1:22} telling jokes break time
21. {9:15} Old Rockin’ Chair* ~ 1st take
22. {0:29} Old Rockin’ Chair* ~ 2nd take
23. {0:17} Garcia noodles >
24. {0:48} ending talk
25. {4:25} Grisman Intro 8/25/1991 > Grateful Dawg Promo “Grateful Dawg” audio soundtrack
26. {0:20} goodbear end signature
Total: {55:49}

Lineup:
Jerry Garcia – guitar, banjo, vocals
David Grisman – mandolin, banjo, vocals
Jim Kerwin – stand up bass with and w/o bow
Joe Craven – violin, percussion and mandolin

One thought on “Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Jerry Garcia & David Grisman – San Francisco, CA (02/02/91) Soundcheck + Rehearsals

  1. His infectious laugh and all around jolliness is evident with this glimpse of the bands rehearsals, nice post. Music is freedom.

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