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When it doesn't fit anywhere else
 #134393  by Pete B.
 Sat Nov 23, 2013 11:29 am
bcresci wrote:I'm a big Corrina fan when Ratdog plays it - very nice. Maybe the GD never had enough time with it to let it get really humming.
I would agree with it being a better song for Ratdog.
fwiw, I first saw them do this song at Autzen in the early 90's, and when Bobby/Jerry hit the vocal line Co-Ri-Naaaaaaaaaa, I was like... Oh Maaan. :roll:
That's probably why I don't have a good feeling for it as a Dead song.
 #134438  by amyjared
 Mon Nov 25, 2013 5:57 pm
We called 'em "bathroom songs" because you could go to the bathroom and not feel like you missed anything! Most of Bob's cowboy tunes got old after awhile, if I was on tour, but it's tough because on so many of them, they could just hit it right and it would melt me! I think I liked all the songs, but, ahem, wasn't much of a fan of drums/space....flame away....