Dick's Picks Volume 7

Dick's Picks Volume 7 is the seventh live album in the Dick's Picks series of releases by the Grateful Dead. It was recorded on September 9, 10, and 11, 1974 at Alexandra Palace in London, England. It was released in March 1997.

Dick's Picks Volume 7
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Live album by
ReleasedMarch 4, 1997
RecordedSeptember 9–11, 1974
GenreRock, jam
Length212:57
LabelGrateful Dead
Grateful Dead chronology
Selections from the Arista Years
(1997)
Dick's Picks Volume 7
(1997)
Fallout from the Phil Zone
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic [1]
The Music Box [2]
Rolling Stone [3]

Track listingEdit

Disc oneEdit

  1. "Scarlet Begonias" (Garcia, Hunter) – 9:29
  2. "Mexicali Blues" (Barlow, Weir) – 3:36
  3. "Row Jimmy" (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:21
  4. "Black-Throated Wind" (Barlow, Weir) – 7:20
  5. "Mississippi Half-Step Uptown Toodleloo" (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:48
  6. "Beat It On Down the Line" (Fuller) – 3:30
  7. "Tennessee Jed" (Garcia, Hunter) – 7:59
  8. "Playing in the Band" (Hart, Hunter, Weir) – 23:30

Disc twoEdit

  1. "Weather Report Suite" > (Anderson, Barlow, Weir) – 18:18
  2. "Stella Blue" (Garcia, Hunter) – 8:32
  3. "Jack Straw" (Hunter, Weir) – 5:19
  4. "Brown-Eyed Women" (Garcia, Hunter) – 5:07
  5. "Big River" (Cash) – 5:14
  6. "Truckin'" > (Garcia, Hunter, Lesh, Weir) – 10:31
  7. "Wood Green Jam" > (Grateful Dead) – 5:56
  8. "Wharf Rat" (Garcia, Hunter) – 11:13

Disc threeEdit

  1. "Me & My Uncle" (Phillips) – 3:30
  2. "Not Fade Away" (Holly, Petty) – 16:27
  3. "Dark Star" > (Grateful Dead, Hunter) – 24:08
  4. "Spam Jam" > (Grateful Dead) – 7:13
  5. "(Walk Me Out in the) Morning Dew" (Dobson, Rose) – 13:15
  6. "U.S. Blues" (Garcia, Hunter) – 5:41

PersonnelEdit

Grateful Dead

  • Jerry Garcia – lead guitar, vocals
  • Bill Kreutzmann – drums
  • Phil Lesh – bass, vocals
  • Bob Weir – guitar, vocals
  • Donna Jean Godchaux – vocals
  • Keith Godchaux – keyboards

Production

  • Dick Latvala – tape archivist
  • Gecko Graphics – design
  • Bill Candelario – recording
  • Jeffrey Norman – CD mastering
  • John Cutler – magnetic scrutinizer
  • Alfred Meeson – architectural rendering

Recording datesEdit

  • September 9 – Disc 1 (tracks 1, 2, 3), Disc 2 (tracks 6, 7, 8)
  • September 10 – Disc 1 (tracks 4 & 5), Disc 2 (tracks 1 & 2), Disc 3 (all tracks)
  • September 11 – Disc 1 (tracks 6, 7, 8), Disc 2 (tracks 3, 4, 5)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ruhlman, William. "Dick's Picks, Vol. 7: Alexandra Palace, London, England 9/9-9/11/74". AllMusic. Retrieved October 7, 2018.
  2. ^ Metzger, John (June 1997). Dick's Picks Volume 7, The Music Box
  3. ^ The Grateful Dead Album Guide Archived 2013-12-28 at the Wayback Machine, Rolling Stone