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 #114489  by claytushaywood
 Wed May 30, 2012 12:46 pm
by myself, in the dark, romulan and rye, trance state... fuck... it's been a while since i've been melted like that. old school drums, with jerry humbuckers and fenders cranked into distortion, phil's bass was soooo much lower back then I feel like, had so much more range on the 4 string than he ever did with the 6, and pigpen filling the room with fire and smoke. let's just say, it's been a while since i've really appreciated 'feedback'
 #114492  by TI4-1009
 Wed May 30, 2012 1:25 pm
Agree. I cut my teeth on them when they first came out. Those plus Live Dead make up the classic trilogy- like Dylan's Big Three around the same time. Man- what was in the water back then? (oh... right....) :-)