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Dick's Picks Volume 14

Dick's Picks Volume 14 is the 14th live album in the Dick's Picks series of releases by the Grateful Dead. It was recorded on November 30 and December 2, 1973 at Boston Music Hall in Boston, Massachusetts. Volume 14 was the last of the Dick’s Picks series to be released during the lifetime of the series’s namesake tape archivist, Dick Latvala.

Dick's Picks Volume 14
Grateful Dead - Dick's Picks Volume 14.jpg
Live album by
ReleasedJune 18, 1999
RecordedNovember 30, 1973
December 2, 1973
VenueBoston Music Hall in Boston, Massachusetts
GenreRock, Jam
Length279:00
LabelGrateful Dead
Grateful Dead chronology
Dick's Picks Volume 13
(1999)
Dick's Picks Volume 14
(1999)
Dick's Picks Volume 15
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]
The Music Box5/5 stars [2]
Rolling Stone2/5 stars [3]

As on Dick's Picks Volume 1, Donna Godchaux does not appear on this set as she had taken a hiatus from touring with the band due to pregnancy.

Track listingEdit

Disc oneEdit

  1. "(Walk Me Out in the) Morning Dew" (Bonnie Dobson, Tim Rose) – 14:29
  2. "Mexicali Blues" (Bob Weir, John Barlow) – 3:46
  3. Dire Wolf” (Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter) – 5:09
  4. “Black-Throated Wind” (Weir, Barlow) – 7:01
  5. “Don't Ease Me In” (traditional) – 4:44
  6. "Big River" (Johnny Cash) – 5:30
  7. “They Love Each Other” (Garcia, Hunter) – 6:01
  8. Playing in the Band” (Weir, Mickey Hart, Hunter) – 23:18

Disc twoEdit

  1. “Here Comes Sunshine” (Garcia, Hunter) – 11:54
  2. “Weather Report Suite” > (Weir, Eric Anderson, Barlow) – 14:44
  3. “Dark Star Jam” > (Grateful Dead, Hunter) – 9:18
  4. “Eyes of the World” > (Garcia, Hunter) – 19:26
  5. Sugar Magnolia” (Hunter, Weir) – 10:16

Disc threeEdit

  1. “Cold Rain and Snow” (traditional) – 7:21
  2. “Beat It on Down the Line” (Jesse Fuller) – 3:40
  3. “Brown-Eyed Woman/The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down/Beer Barrel Polka” (Brown, Franklin, Friend, Garcia, Hunter, Timm, Vejvoda, Zeman) – 7:48
  4. “Jack Straw” (Hunter, Weir) – 5:21
  5. “Ramble on Rose” (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:04
  6. “Weather Report Suite” (Anderson, Barlow, Weir) – 15:54
  7. “Wharf Rat” > (Garcia, Hunter) – 10:38
  8. “Mississippi Half-Step Uptown Toodleloo” > (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:03

Disc fourEdit

  1. “Playing in the Band” > (Weir, Hart, Hunter) – 12:09
  2. “Jam” (Grateful Dead) > – 15:39
  3. “He's Gone” > (Garcia, Hunter) – 10:27
  4. Truckin'” > (Garcia, Phil Lesh, Weir, Hunter) – 13:34
  5. “Stella Blue” (Garcia, Hunter) – 10:15
  6. “Morning Dew” (Dobson, Rose) – 14:31

PersonnelEdit

Grateful Dead:

Production:

  • Bill Candelario – recording
  • Dick Latvala – tape archivist
  • Jeffrey Norman – CD mastering
  • John Cutler – ferromagnetist
  • Gecko Graphics – design
  • Michael J. Sanditen – photography

Recording datesEdit

  • November 30 – Discs 1 & 2
  • December 2 – Discs 3 & 4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ruhlman, William. "Dick's Picks, Vol. 14: Boston Music Hall 11/30/73 & 12/2/73". AllMusic. Retrieved October 11, 2018.
  2. ^ Metzger, John (February 1999). Dick's Picks Volume 14, The Music Box
  3. ^ "The Grateful Dead Album Guide", Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on June 28, 2011. Retrieved February 17, 2015.