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New Riders Of The Purple Sage - Bear’s Sonic Journals: Dawn of the New Riders of the Purple Sage (Chapter 3 - October 14, 1969, Mandrake’s, Berkeley, California)


Owsley Stanley Foundation



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Total download size: 1.3 GB Total play length: 1:01:54
Cover art and liner notes included

“Of course, sociologically, you know, this all represents a big switch in the whole rock ’n’ roll trip.” ~Jerry Garcia

This offering includes Chapter 3 - October 14, 1969, Mandrake’s, Berkeley, California

Check out the Complete Chapter 1-4 Box Set Here!

Rare, early live recordings of New Riders of the Purple Sage, captured by the Grateful Dead’s legendary soundman Owsley “Bear” Stanley, including a performance pre-dating their naming.

• Complete Chapter 1-4 Set includes tracks spanning 9 performances; some of the earliest recordings of Jerry Garcia on pedal steel; and never-before released tracks performed with Bob Weir outside of the Grateful Dead’s repertoire.

• This is history unvarnished, but it's pure and spirited and filled with so many moments that will touch the hearts of NRPS/GD fans.

• Freshly restored from the original tapes captured by legendary Grateful Dead soundman, Owsley Stanley,
a/k/a Bear, who is known for the purity of his "Sonic Journal" recordings.

• The fourth release in the award-winning "Bear's Sonic Journals" series. The foundation’s first release, Doc and Merle Watson: Never the Same Way Once, was named a Stereophile Recording of the Month.

• Original liner notes include interviews with David Nelson and Bob Weir, never-before published photographs of the band and Jerry Garcia, and original cover artwork by Bear’s daughter Nina.

1. Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line
2. Fair Chance To Know
3. Mama Tried
4. I Still Miss Someone
5. Crossover
6. The Weight
7. Garden of Eden (October 15, 1969)
8. Long Black Veil (October 15, 1969
9. Death and Destruction (October 15, 1969)

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