Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Jerry Garcia: Non-Grateful Dead Songs He Played Guitar On

This playlist was inspired by Nick Paumgarte's enthralling New Yorker article, Deadhead, The Afterlife.

Garcia named his Fender Strat "Alligator", it was was given to him by Graham Nash. In return Garcia contributed some of his best studio works to Nash's songs.
  • Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young – Teach Your Children
  • Crosby / Nash – Southbound Train
  • Graham Nash – I Used To Be A King
  • Brewer & Shipley – Oh Mommy
  • Jefferson Airplane – Today - Stereo Version
  • Jefferson Airplane – The Farm - Remastered 2004
  • It's A Beautiful Day – It Comes Right Down To You
  • Stephen Stills – Change Partners
  • New Riders Of The Purple Sage – Portland Woman
  • Papa John Creach – Soul Fever
  • Jerry Garcia/Howard Wales – South Side Strut
  • David Crosby – Cowboy Movie
  • David Crosby – Tamalpais High - 2006 Remastered LP Version
  • Paul Kantner;Grace Slick – When I Was A Boy I Watched The Wolves
  • New Riders Of The Purple Sage – Duncan And Brady
  • David Bromberg – Demon In Disguise
  • Doug Sahm – From A Jack To A King
  • Bob Weir – Looks Like Rain
  • Stephen Stills – Jesus Gave Love Away For Free
  • David Bromberg – Someone Else's Blues
  • Paul Kantner, Grace Slick and David Freiberg – Sketches Of China
  • Art Garfunkel – Down In The Willow Garden
  • Merl Saunders – After Midnight
  • New Riders Of The Purple Sage – Mighty Time
  • Mickey Hart – Happiness Is Drumming
  • The Neville Brothers – You're The One
  • Bill Cutler – Ridin' High
  • Ornette Coleman;Jerry Garcia;Prime Time – 3 Wishes
  • Mickey Hart – The Eliminators
  • Country Joe McDonald – Starship Ride
  • David Grisman – Friend Of The Devil
  • David Grisman – The Fields Have Turned Brown
  • Bruce Hornsby – Pastures Of Plenty
  • Bruce Hornsby – Cruise Control
  • Sanjay Mishra – Clouds (To Jerry Garcia)
  • Country Joe McDonald – Lady with the Lamp
  • Edie Brickell – Zillionaire
  • Bruce Hornsby – Across The River
  • David Grisman – I'll Go Crazy
  • David Grisman – Freight Train
  • David Grisman – Off To Sea Once More
  • David Grisman – Milestones - Miles Davis Take 5, 6/2/92
  • Country Joe & The Fish – Donovan's Reef Jam (Live)
  • Old & In The Way – Jerry's Breakdown
  • Old & In The Way – Uncle Pen
Get this collection in one Spotify playlist: Jerry Garcia outside Grateful Dead (45 tracks handpicked from 45 albums, total time: 4 hours). Ctrl (CMD) + G to browse in album view. See this page for a more comprehensive list.

1 comment:

  1. Great List! Don't forget Across The River by Bruce Hornsby!

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