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Grateful Dead 08/23/71
Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, IL
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Entered by dr.unclear
Checksums st5 , shn-md5
Disc Counts 2 / 2
Media Size
Date Circulated
Date Added
06/01/02
06/01/2002
Source Summary AUD>MR>C>R>D>CD; via Matt Vernon & Raoul Duke; Seeded to etree by J. Cotsman 
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Grateful Dead
8-23-71

Auditorium Theater,
Chicago, Illinois

AUD>MR>C>R>D>CD>EAC>SHN

Disc 1 (44:02)
set 1
1.  //Big Railroad Blues (4:18)
2.  //Playon' In The Band (4:32)
3.  Mr. Charlie (3:11)
4.  //Sugaree (6:29)
5.  //El Paso (5:01)
6.  //Next Time You See Me (3:45)
7.  Bertha (6:08)
8.  Bobby McGee (5:51)
9.  //Cumberland Blues (4:47)

Disc 2 (73:47)
set 2
1.  Big Boss Man (4:19)
2.  Loser// (4:51)
3.  //Bird Song (7:42)
4.  //Cryptical Envelopment%--> (1:51)
5.  Drums--> (4:25)
6.  The Other One--> (11:49)
7.  Me & My Uncle--> (3:04)
8.  The Other One--> (7:17)
9.  Cryptical Envelopment--> (4:36)
10. Wharf Rat (8:46)
11. Deal% (4:31)
12. //Brokedown Palace (5:40)
13. Empty Pages (4:50)

Notes:
--most of the cuts are a result of stopping the reel to save time/batteries, and are therefore very minor in most cases
--dropout @ 1:55 in Bobby McGee
--tape warble @ 6:05 in The Other One(1)
--tape damage(?) @ 6:39-6:50 in 2nd Other One
--tape warble @ 0:08 in 2nd Cryptical  
--Sound Forge was used for normalization, correction of the pitch, crossfades, and smoothing over troubled areas.  

Comments:
This is a decent mono audience recording of seeming moderate distance from the source of music.   The microphone is often bumped or moved, causing some noise.   The crowd is relatively quiet.  

Deadlists comments:
This show is usually listed on tapes and in Deadbase as 8/24/71. But, according to Dwight Holmes the circulating aud tapes for this show were made by Stephen Wade, who says that he only taped the first show (8/23) and not the second (8/24). Additional evidence from Jeff Tiedrich also indicates that this is 8/23 and not 8/24.


part of "The Music Never Stopped Project" 2002

thanks to Matt Vernon & Raoul Duke
edits/encoding by J. Cotsman
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Date User Comment
05/11/2003 skrauss I attended this show and taped it from the audience. Sadly, my recorder malfunctioned and I only got 35:23 of The Other One suite (including the beginning of Cryptical), part of I Know You Rider, and Casey Jones. The latter two songs are not on J. Cotsman's setlist, but the Dead played them.
03/20/2008 charlie miller This is mostly from the 23rd, but the there are some songs from the 24th. There are also a bunch of songs missing.
11/10/2009 paulmcfadyen As posted by Blair Jackson on Dead Net on the Road Trips 3 page,

"Direct from David Lemieux, "with 100 percent certainty," here is the full and correct set list for 8/23/71:

Set 1
Big RR Blues, Playing In The Band, Mr. Charlie, Sugaree, El Paso, Next Time You See Me, Bertha, Me and Bobby McGee, Cumberland Blues, Big Boss Man, Loser, Promised Land, China Cat Sunflower> I Know You Rider, Casey Jones

Set 2
Truckin', Bird Song, Cryptical> Drums> Other One> Me and My Uncle> Other One> Cryptical> Wharf Rat, Deal, Brokedown Palace, Sugar Magnolia, NFA> GDTRFB>
NFA> Johnny B. Goode"
11/10/2009 charlie miller I have the complete 8/23/71 sbd and I can confirm that this is the setlist:

Set 1:
d1t01 - Big Railroad Blues
d1t02 - Playing In The Band
d1t03 - Mr. Charlie
d1t04 - Sugaree
d1t05 - El Paso
d1t06 - Next Time You See Me
d1t07 - Bertha
d1t08 - Me And Bobby McGee
d1t09 - Cumberland Blues
d1t10 - Big Boss Man
d1t11 - Loser
d1t12 - The Promised Land
d2t01 - China Cat Sunflower ->
d2t02 - I Know You Rider
d2t03 - Casey Jones

Set 2:
d2t04 - Truckin'
d2t05 - Bird Song
d2t06 - Cryptical Envelopment ->
d2t07 - Drums ->
d2t08 - The Other One ->
d2t09 - Me And My Uncle ->
d2t10 - The Other One ->
d2t11 - Cryptical Envelopment ->
d2t12 - Wharf Rat
d3t01 - Tuning
d3t02 - Deal
d3t03 - Brokedown Palace
d3t04 - Sugar Magnolia
d3t05 - Not Fade Away ->
d3t06 - Going Down The Road Feeling Bad ->
d3t07 - Not Fade Away ->
d3t08 - Johnny B. Goode