Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1

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Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1
Live album by Grateful Dead
Released November 5, 2007
Recorded Fall, 1979
Genre Rock
Length 156:28
bonus disc: 77:26
Label Grateful Dead
Producer Grateful Dead
Grateful Dead chronology
Three from the Vault
(2007)
Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1
(2007)
Road Trips Full Show: Spectrum 11/5/79
(2008)
Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 Bonus Disc
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
All About Jazz (favorable)[1]
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
The Music Box 3.5/5 stars[3]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[4]

Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 is a live album by the Grateful Dead. It contains highlights from their fall 1979 tour of the East Coast. It was released on November 5, 2007.[5][6]

Track listing[edit]

Disc One[edit]

  1. "Alabama Getaway" (Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter) – 5:31
    Crisler Arena, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 11/10/79
  2. "Promised Land" (Chuck Berry) – 4:44
    Crisler Arena, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 11/10/79
  3. "Jack Straw" (Bob Weir, Hunter) – 6:47
    The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11/6/79
  4. "Deal" (Garcia, Hunter) – 6:48
    The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11/6/79
  5. "Dancing in the Street" (William "Mickey" Stevenson, Marvin Gaye, Ivy Jo Hunter) – 13:10
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79
  6. "Franklin's Tower" (Garcia, Bill Kreutzmann, Hunter) – 12:04
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79
  7. "Wharf Rat" (Garcia, Hunter) – 11:15
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79
  8. "I Need a Miracle" (Weir, John Perry Barlow) – 4:04
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79
  9. "Bertha" (Garcia, Hunter) – 5:52
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79
  10. "Good Lovin'" (Arthur Resnick, Rudy Clark) – 7:08
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79

Disc Two[edit]

  1. "Shakedown Street" (Garcia, Hunter) – 15:32
    New Haven Coliseum, New Haven, Connecticut, 10/25/79
  2. "Passenger" (Phil Lesh, Peter Monk) – 6:04
    Crisler Arena, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 11/10/79
  3. "Terrapin Station" (Garcia, Hunter) – 15:25
    The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11/6/79
  4. "Playing in the Band" (Weir, Mickey Hart, Hunter) – 22:17
    The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11/6/79
  5. "Not Fade Away" (Buddy Holly, Norman Petty) – 9:27
    Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, 11/8/79
  6. "Morning Dew" (Bonnie Dobson, Tim Rose) – 10:13
    Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, 11/8/79

Bonus Disc[edit]

  1. "China Cat Sunflower" (Garcia, Hunter) – 7:29
    Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, 10/31/79
  2. "I Know You Rider" (traditional, arranged by Grateful Dead) – 8:07
    Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, 10/31/79
  3. "Lost Sailor" (Weir, Barlow) – 6:30
    Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, 11/8/79
  4. "Saint of Circumstance" (Weir, Barlow) – 5:41
    Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, 11/8/79
  5. "Jam" (Grateful Dead) – 7:20
    Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, 11/8/79
  6. "Althea" (Garcia, Hunter) – 9:42
    Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, 10/31/79
  7. "Estimated Prophet" (Weir, Barlow) – 13:16
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79
  8. "He's Gone" (Garcia, Hunter) – 10:35
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79
  9. "Jam" (Grateful Dead) – 8:41
    Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, 11/9/79

Credits[edit]

Grateful Dead[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Produced by Grateful Dead
  • Compilation produced by David Lemieux and Blair Jackson
  • Recorded by Dan Healy
  • Edited and mastered by Jeffrey Norman at Garage Audio Mastering
  • Cover art by Scott McDougall
  • Photos by Jay Blakesburg, Herb Greene, Larry Hulst, and Bob Minkin
  • Package design by Steve Vance
  • Liner notes written by Blair Jackson

Sound quality[edit]

A label on the CD case for Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 states, "The compact discs herein have been digitally remastered directly from original soundboard cassettes. They are historical snapshots, not modern professional recordings, and may therefore exhibit occasional technical anomalies and unavoidable ravages of time."

The album was released in HDCD format. This provides enhanced sound quality when played on CD players with HDCD capability, and is fully compatible with regular CD players.

Recording dates[edit]

Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 contains selections from the following concerts:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collette, Doug. Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 review at All About Jazz
  2. ^ Planer, Lindsay. Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 at Allmusic
  3. ^ Metzger, John. Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 review, The Music Box, January 2008
  4. ^ The Grateful Dead Album Guide, Rolling Stone
  5. ^ Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 at the Grateful Dead Family Discography
  6. ^ Road Trips Volume 1 Number 1 at dead.net