Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Grateful Dead – San Francisco, CA (12/31/84)

grateful dead - san francisco - 1984-12-31-San-Fran-Civic

Grateful Dead
December 31, 1984
Civic Center
San Francisco, CA

Download: FLAC/MP3

Interview with the Band
WETA FM (Wash. D.C.) -> unknown cassette recorder (MC)
This is a tagged version of shnid: 82395

MC > Playback on Marantz PRD505 > Marantz Integrated Stereo Amp MP-68 >
SB Audigy4 on new P4 machine > Sound Forge normalization > WAV > CDWave >
WAVs > Flacfrontend 1.7.1 (level 8) > flacs.

Interviews & poem by Rober Hunter

01. Jane Dornak with Bob Weir
02. Father Guido Sarduchi & various crowd members
03. Father Guido Sarduchi & Bill Kreutzman
04. Jane Dornak & Brent Midland
05. Poem Dr. Spazmodious by Robert Hunter.
06. Father Guido & Jerry Garcia (topics, being Catholic, UFOs, Egypt, Canada)
07. Happy New Year to radio stations from Dan Heally.
08. Whilly & Phil (discussing the art of fugue).
09. Jan & Eileen Law.

Concert
This is a tagged version of shnid: 121725

Recording Info:
SBD -> Cassette Master -> Cassette (Maxell XLII-S90)

Transfer Info:
Cassette (Nakamichi DR-1) -> Sound Devices 744T (24bit/96k) ->
Samplitude Professional v11.03 -> FLAC/16
(3 Discs Audio / 1 DVD FLAC)

All Transfers and Mastering By Charlie Miller
charliemiller87@earthlink.net
August 26, 2012

Patch Info:
FM -> Reel Master -> Dat (shnid=32347) supplies:
New Minglewood Blues (complete track)
Peggy-O (complete track)
Jack Straw (complete track)
Bird Song (0:00 – 0:16)
Fire On The Mountain (5:28 – 6:42)
Drums (2:33 – end of track)
Space (0:00 – 0:09)

Notes:
— Set 2 is seamless
— This is a remaster of shnid=106251
— Patched cut in Fire On The Mountain and fixed levels in show
— This is from Dan Healy’s house mix, not the broadcast mix
— Thanks to Joani Walker and Paul Scotton for the tapes

–Set 1–
101-d1t01 – Shakedown Street – – Officially Released on So Many Roads
102-d1t02 – New Minglewood Blues
103-d1t03 – Peggy-O
104-d1t04 – Jack Straw ->
105-d1t05 – Bird Song
106-d1t06 – Hell in a Bucket ->
107-d1t07 – Don’t Ease Me In

–Set 2–
201-d2t01 – Sugar Magnolia ->
202-d2t02 – Scarlet Begonias ->
203-d2t03 – Fire on the Mountain ->
204-d2t04 – Man Smart (Woman Smarter) ->
205-d2t05 – Drums ->
206-d3t01 – Space ->
207-d3t02 – Spanish Jam ->
208-d3t03 – The Wheel ->
209-d3t04 – Throwing Stones ->
210-d3t05 – Turn On Your Lovelight

–Set 3–
301-d3t06 – Gimme Some Lovin’ ->
302-d3t07 – Uncle John’s Band ->
303-d3t08 – Around & Around ->
304-d3t09 – It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue

5 thoughts on “Lossless Bootleg Bonanza: Grateful Dead – San Francisco, CA (12/31/84)

  1. Thanks, I have (had!) only the Shakedown from this show – and what a Shakedown it is! Glorious, along with the one from 6/30/85 the last really good versions IMHO.

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