Dick's Picks Volume 7

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Dick's Picks Volume 7
Grateful Dead - Dick's Picks Volume 7.jpg
Live album by
ReleasedMarch 4, 1997
RecordedSeptember 9–11, 1974
GenreRock, jam
Length212:57
LabelGrateful Dead
Grateful Dead chronology
Selections from the Arista Years
(1997)
Dick's Picks Volume 7
(1997)
Fallout from the Phil Zone
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]
The Music Box5/5 stars [2]
Rolling Stone4/5 stars [3]

Dick's Picks Volume 7 is the seventh live album in the Dick's Picks series of releases by the Grateful Dead. It was recorded on September 9, 10, and 11, 1974 at Alexandra Palace in London, England. It was released in March 1997.

Track listing[edit]

Disc one[edit]

  1. "Scarlet Begonias" (Garcia, Hunter) – 9:29
  2. "Mexicali Blues" (Barlow, Weir) – 3:36
  3. "Row Jimmy" (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:21
  4. "Black-Throated Wind" (Barlow, Weir) – 7:20
  5. "Mississippi Half-Step Uptown Toodleloo" (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:48
  6. "Beat It on Down the Line" (Fuller) – 3:30
  7. "Tennessee Jed" (Garcia, Hunter) – 7:59
  8. "Playing in the Band" (Hart, Hunter, Weir) – 23:30

Disc two[edit]

  1. "Weather Report Suite" (Anderson, Barlow, Weir) – 18:18 >
  2. "Stella Blue" (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:32
  3. "Jack Straw" (Hunter, Weir) – 5:19
  4. "Brown-Eyed Woman" (Garcia, Hunter) – 5:07
  5. "Big River" (Cash) – 5:14
  6. "Truckin'" (Garcia, Hunter, Lesh, Weir) – 10:31 >
  7. "Wood Green Jam" (Grateful Dead) – 5:56 >
  8. "Wharf Rat" (Garcia, Hunter) – 11:13

Disc three[edit]

  1. "Me & My Uncle" (Phillips) – 3:30
  2. "Not Fade Away" (Holly, Petty) – 16:27
  3. "Dark Star" (Grateful Dead, Hunter) – 24:08 >
  4. "Spam Jam" (Grateful Dead) – 7:13 >
  5. "(Walk Me Out in the) Morning Dew" (Dobson, Rose) – 13:15
  6. "U.S. Blues" (Garcia, Hunter) – 5:41

Personnel[edit]

Grateful Dead

  • Jerry Garcia – lead guitar, vocals
  • Bill Kreutzmann – drums
  • Phil Lesh – bass, vocals
  • Bob Weir – guitar, vocals
  • Donna Jean Godchaux – vocals
  • Keith Godchaux – keyboards

Production

  • Dick Latvala – tape archivist
  • Gecko Graphics – design
  • Bill Candelario – recording
  • Jeffrey Norman – CD mastering
  • John Cutler – magnetic scrutinizer
  • Alfred Meeson – architectural rendering

Recording dates[edit]

  • September 9 – Disc 1 (tracks 1, 2, 3), Disc 2 (tracks 6, 7, 8)
  • September 10 – Disc 1 (tracks 4 & 5), Disc 2 (tracks 1 & 2), Disc 3 (all tracks)
  • September 11 – Disc 1 (tracks 6, 7, 8), Disc 2 (tracks 3, 4, 5)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlman, William. "Dick's Picks, Vol. 7: Alexandra Palace, London, England 9/9-9/11/74". AllMusic. Retrieved October 7, 2018.
  2. ^ Metzger, John (June 1997). Dick's Picks Volume 7, The Music Box
  3. ^ The Grateful Dead Album Guide, Rolling Stone