Run for the Roses (album)

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Run for the Roses
Studio album by Jerry Garcia
Released November 1982
Recorded September — December 1981
Genre Roots rock, folk rock
Label Arista
Producer Jerry Garcia & John Kahn
Jerry Garcia chronology
Cats Under the Stars
(1978)Cats Under the Stars1978
Run for the Roses
Vintage NRPS
(1986)Vintage NRPS1986
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic1.5/5 stars [1]
Music Box3/5 stars[2]

Run for the Roses is a 1982 solo album by Jerry Garcia.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Run For The Roses" (Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter)
  2. "I Saw Her Standing There" (John Lennon, Paul McCartney)
  3. "Without Love" (Clyde McPhatter)
  4. "Midnight Getaway" (Jerry Garcia, John Kahn, Robert Hunter)
  5. "Leave The Little Girl Alone" (John Kahn, Robert Hunter)
  6. "Valerie" (Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter)
  7. "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" (Bob Dylan)

The album was reissued in the All Good Things: Jerry Garcia Studio Sessions box set with the following bonus tracks:

  1. "Fennario" (Traditional) (aka Peggy-O)
  2. "Alabama Getaway" (Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter)
  3. "Tangled Up In Blue" (Bob Dylan)
  4. "Simple Twist Of Fate" (Bob Dylan)
  5. "Dear Prudence" (John Lennon, Paul McCartney)
  6. "Valerie (alt. mix)" (Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter)




  • Produced by Jerry Garcia, John Kahn
  • Recording: Betty Cantor-Jackson, Ron Malo
  • Mixing: Bob Matthews
  • Mastering: George Horn
  • Artwork: Victor Moscoso


  1. ^ Planer, Lindsay. Run for the Roses at AllMusic
  2. ^ Music Box review
  3. ^ Run for the Roses at the Grateful Dead Family Discography. Retrieved May 4, 2012.