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Hear Grateful Dead's Epic 'Morning Dew' From Legendary Cornell Show

Original story at Rolling Stone• 5 mentions • 8 months ago

The Grateful Dead stretch out early cover tune "Morning Dew" into a 14-minute psychedelic epic in this blissful preview of the band's upcoming box set Get Shown the Light. The 11-disc package, available May 5th via Rhino, documents perhaps the most legendary of all Dead concerts: May 8th, 1977, at Cornell University's Barton Hall, a stop on their Terrapin Station tour. David Lemieux, Grateful Dead archivist and Light producer, calls this "Morning Dew" take "quite possibly one of the Grateful Dead's best-ever live performances," with the septet line-up – Jerry Garcia, Donna Jean Godchaux, Keith Godchaux, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann,