Listen to this excellent audience recording of Jerry Garcia Band cover After Midnight into Eleanor Rigby and back to After Midnight back in March of 1980. Pay special attention to Jerry’s soaring guitar solo and transition into the Beatles classic starting around 6:11.
For those keeping score, the Jerry Garcia Band line-up on March 8, 1990 was:
Jerry Garcia – guitar, vocals
John Kahn – bass
Ozzie Ahlers – keyboards
Johnny de Fonseca – drums
Jerry Garcia Band March 8, 1980 setlist
That’s What Love Will Make You Do
Simple Twist Of Fate
Tore Up Over You
I’ll Take A Melody
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
After Midnight >
Eleanor Rigby Jam >
When I Paint My Masterpiece >
Jerry Garcia Band – After Midnight /Eleanor Rigby /After Midnight – 3/8/80
San Francisco, CA
March 8, 1980
This gets real good @ 6:11 in.
Jam DeetsJam Date: March 8, 1980
Featuring: Jerry Garcia Band
Venue: The Stone
Songs: After Midnight, Eleanor Rigby
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