Grateful Dead – New York, NY (10/29/80)

Grateful Dead
October 29, 1980
Radio City Music Hall
New York, NY

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–Set 1–
101-d1t01 – Dire Wolf
102-d1t02 – On the Road Again
103-d1t03 – It Must Have Been The Roses
104-d1t04 – The Race Is On
105-d1t05 – Bird Song
106-d1t06 – Heaven Help the Fool
107-d1t07 – Oh Babe It Ain’t No Lie ->
108-d1t08 – Ripple

–Set 2–
201-d1t09 – Tuning
202-d1t10 – Feel Like a Stranger ->
203-d1t11 – Franklin’s Tower
204-d2t01 – Me & My Uncle ->
205-d2t02 – Big River
206-d2t03 – Candyman ->
207-d2t04 – Little Red Rooster
208-d2t05 – Tennessee Jed
209-d2t06 – Looks Like Rain ->
210-d2t07 – Althea ->
211-d2t08 – The Music Never Stopped

–Set 3–
301-d2t09 – Tuning
302-d2t10 – China Cat Sunflower ->
303-d2t11 – I Know You Rider
304-d3t01 – Estimated Prophet ->
305-d3t02 – Terrapin Station ->
306-d3t03 – Drums ->
307-d3t04 – Space ->
308-d3t05 – The Wheel ->
309-d3t06 – Saint of Circumstance ->
310-d3t07 – Black Peter ->
311-d3t08 – Sugar Magnolia

312-d3t09 – U.S. Blues

Source 1:

This is a tagged version of shnid: 101306


Recording Info:
(FOB) Sony ECM-280 ->Cassette Master (Sony TC-D5M/Maxell UDXLII-C90/Dolby B)

Transfer Info:
Cassette Master (Nakamichi DR-1/Dolby B) -> Sound Devices 744T (24bit/96k) ->
Adobe Audition v1.5 -> Samplitude Professional v10.21 -> FLAC/16
(3 Discs Audio / 2 Discs FLAC)

All Transfers and Mastering By Charlie Miller
September 11, 2009

— All disc changes are seamless
— Recorded By Jim Wise (mics laid on shelf under rail @ center lodge)
— Thanks to Jim Wise for lending me his master cassettes
— Thanks to Joe B. Jones for his help with the pitch correction

Source 2:

shnid: 120307

Dead front center

Nak 700 > sony D-5> AMC> DAT> CDR> EAC> TLH> Flac
Recorded by Keith Gatto & Pete Jaeger

Extracted & flac encoded by Michael Turi

Patched and Edited in Sound Forge Pro. 10.0
Tracked in Audacity 2.0 by dusborne

—Thank You Keith Gatto and Pete Jaeger for recording the show.
—Thank You Michael Turi For extracting the files from your personal cd’s.
—Thanks to germain for everything;seeding,encouragement,advice and tutelage.


—This source ran fast, I pitch corrected by -0.3%
—There are no patches, the entire show was recorded, just a few seconds of drums is missing
due to a tape flip.
—Smoothed cuts with fades
—many mic bumps smoothed out as best as could be done without hurting music

Source 3:

shnid: 126919

AUD: 2x Beyer M160’s > Sony TC-D5, Fifth row center orchestra.

Transfer: MAC > Sony TC-KA3ES > Sound Devices USB Pre-2 > WAV 2496.

Edits: WAV 2496 > Wavelab > R8Brain > CD-Wave > TLH > FLAC 1644 tagged.

Concert recording & transfer by Richie Stankiewicz, edits by Andrew F. 02/2014

Notes: Patches from ID-101306; Heaven Help 0:00 > 0:12, OBIANL and Ripple
complete tracks, Rooster 9:35 > 9:47, Ten Jed 2:00 & 2:30 > 2:39, China Cat
5:31, Space 0:17 > 0:38. Up-close stealth recording with the usual intrusive
crowd noises. Light crackle MAMU thru Candyman, sounds like a blown speaker.

CDR: D1= Dire Wolf > Franklin’s, D2= MAMU > IKYR, D3= Estimated > U.S. Blues.

Source 4:

Partial Acoustic Set Only

(dire wolf – missing)
(on the road again – missing)
(it must’ve been the roses – missing)

This is a tagged version of shnid: 140496

source: sbd 2nd gen cassette
Jerry Moore’s copy

nakamichi dragon/c > benchmark adc1 @ 24/96 >
adobe audition cc > fission > xACT
transferred & seeded by Rob Berger 12/2017

— This file set is 16 bit

Source 5:

This is a tagged version of shnid: 140899

SBD, with audience patches

DAT archived and transferred by Stuccoholmes
DAT-> Panasonic SV-3700-> SP/DIF-> RME Fireface UC-> USB 2.0->
Hewlett-Packard EliteBook 8460p-> Adobe Audition 3.0.1

Mastering, Patching & Editing by Jason Chastain in Audition CC 2015
Critical Listening assistance by John Wenzel
Final Mastering by Jamie Waddell in Wavelab 7.1

Patches used:
* AUD (SHNID 101306)
and a few small drop outs repaired using SHNID 140301

5 thoughts on “Grateful Dead – New York, NY (10/29/80)

  1. That’s a lot of sources I know. I’d definitely get the Moore version. It sounds best to my ears, but of course it only has a few songs.I’d give a slight edge Gatto tapes for the rest. But that’s just me and my brief listen of each. Your mileage may vary.

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