Introducing Dave's Picks
The New Limited Edition Numbered Archival Series
What happens when you take the spirit of Dick's Picks and combine it with the very best aspects of Road Trips? Dave's Picks! Esteemed archivist, vaultmeister, and all-around Dead fiend David Lemieux will curate the finest unreleased shows from the master tapes, brought to life with HDCD sonics by Jeffrey Norman, period photos, and informative liner notes. All four CD releases in 2012 will be limited to 12,000 individually numbered copies. The series kicks off with a uniquely spectacular show from the highly regarded Spring Tour of '77 - May 25, 1977, The Mosque in Richmond, Virginia.
details including an information video by David Lemieux
Disc List - A compilation of the bonus discs and track
30 Trips Around The Sun
30 show box set - There will also be a 4 disc
compilation with one song from each night.
Grateful Dead CD / DVD - Sept. 2013
Daydream - 8/27/1972 - Hot
Wake Up To Find Out: Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, NY 3/29/1990
The first Branford show
Sept. 9 release date
Spring 1990 (The Other One)
8 complete shows on 23 discs
2015 - Dave's Picks
13 - 2/24/74 - Feb. 2015
Vol. 14 - 3/26/72 - May 2015 - Will include the bonus disc for those
that elected the annual subscription.
2014 - Dave's Picks
12 - 11/4/1977
Colgate University, Hamilton
with the entire third disc from 11/2/77 - Toronto
Vol. 11 - 11/17/72
Century II Convention Hall, Wichita, KS
Volume 10 - 12/12/1969 -
9 - 5/14/74
- University of
Volume 5 - UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 11/17/73
February 1, 2013
Volume 6 - Fox Theater, St. Louis, MO, 2/2/70 & Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, CA 12/20/69
Bonus disc - Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, CA 12/21/69 May 1,
Volume 7 - 4/24/78, Normal, IL
August 1, 2013
Volume 8 - 11/30/78 - Atlanta, GA
November 1, 2013
Don't forget about the July 2014 Garcia release from 3/22/78
May 1977 - Five
show box set - June 2013 release
Five Complete Shows
• 5/11/77 St. Paul Civic Center Arena, St. Paul, MN
• 5/12/77 Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, IL
• 5/13/77 Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, IL
• 5/15/77 St. Louis Arena, St. Louis MO
• 5/17/77 University Of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
- Bob, Phil, and Mickey interview - audio
format from In the Studio about the 25th Anniversary of In
the Dark and more.
Spring 1990 - 2
disc compilation - Sept. 2012 release
Picks Vol. 5 - Feb. 2013 release from 11/17/73
Picks Vol. 1 - New series, 2012 debut May 25, 1977
Picks Vol. 2 - May 2012 from 7/31/74 Tremendous show.
All The Years Combine: The DVD Collection
'72 Vol. 2 - Two disc compilation Sept. 2011
Garcia Band - New releases
Release date Nov. 2012.
Garcia Live Volume 1: Live at the Capitol Theatre
Jesse McReynolds & Friends - Songs Of The Grateful Dead
Other Vault Releases
June 1977: The Complete Recordings - 9 discs
Oct. 1 2009
1973: The Complete Recordings - 9 discs (This is really amazing,
musically and sonically)
the Cradle: Egypt 1978 CD/DVD - Released Oct. 2008
(Great sounding audio mix, 100% essential)
Festival DVD with
Grateful Dead footage
Last Days of the Fillmore
- June 2009 release
Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music: Ultimate Collector’s Edition
Release date 2009
Road Trips Series
Trips Vol.2. No 3
- June 1974 - Released June 2009 (Wow)
Full Show Road Trips
11/5/79 | Spectrum
11/06/79 - Sept. '08 release
Dead Download Series
2 | Vol.
8 | Volume
9 | Vol.
10 | Vol.
11 |Vol. 12
Dick's Pick #36 One of the top Grateful Dead shows -
Crimson, White &
Indigo: July 7, 1989, JFK Stadium
the Cradle: Egypt 1978 2 CD/ 1 DVD
Ahead Expanded w/bonus material review - Order
Express Includes the G. Dead in 1970
available individually, single studio CD re-masters; previously only available by
purchasing the box-set Beyond
Wake of the
Flood |Mars Hotel |Blues
for Allah | Terrapin
Street | Go To
Heaven | In The
Dark | Built To
Dead Set | Reckoning
Mark Karan - Well known for his work in Bob Weir's band Ratdog since
1988... Mark's first solo CD Walk Through The Rain will be released on June
Review - Walk Through the Fire,
Mark's vocals are clear, commanding, and powerful, while his guitar playing is effortless, melodic and
Donna Jean and the Tricksters Album
Released Jan '08
Star Orchestra performs 5/5/77 -
and Friends DVD - October 31, 2006, release date.
Dead Gear: The Band's Instruments, Sound Systems, and Recording
Sessions from 1965 to 1995
Jerry Garcia Band
- Garcia Band releases are
in a separate section.
Welnick - RIP
- S.F. Chronicle article - See
Saunders RIP - (10-24-2008) 16:44 PDT SAN FRANCISCO --
Keyboardist Merl Saunders, the gentle lion of the San Francisco
music scene best known as co-captain of guitarist Jerry Garcia's
solo excursions outside the Grateful Dead, died Friday at Kaiser
Permanente Medical Center after fighting infections.
Dead to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award
The Grateful Dead, among others, will be honored at the 2007
with the prestigious Lifetime
Jean and the Tricksters - Donna Jean teams up with the Zen
Franklin's reissued album Live
at Fillmore West, on the last page of the liner notes is a
photo of her sitting in a chair at the Fillmore. To the left, there
are paintings on the wall including one of the Grateful Dead.
Dead memories - stories; Meeting Jerry, NYE '72 ...
Goetz reviews - Most of 1989 and some from '71 & '79.
on Joe - Some terrific tape
recommendations through the years and full concert reviews of select
Minkin Photos - New. Phil
and Friends Dec. 17 - 19, '04
All Around..| Box
Set | Pure
Here review, Bob Weir
compilation's, one side studio and one side live; priced like a singe disc, yet it has two.
Robert Hunter fans? He co-wrote all the songs on Jim Lauderdale's album Heading
for the Hills.
Grateful Dead Information