Grateful Dead: The Closing of Winterland


CD249 - 4 CD set (also available on DVD!)

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The Closing of Winterland - New Year's Eve 1978

This 4 CD set contains the entire Grateful Dead performance from the Closing of Winterland on 12/31/78, mixed from the 24-track analog master tapes, and includes a 24-page booklet containing photos and essays. HDCD.

Jerry Garcia Guitar, Vocals
Donna Jean Godchaux Vocals
Keith Godchaux Keyboards, Vocals
Mickey Hart Drums
Bill Kreutzmann Drums
Phil Lesh Electric Bass, Vocals
Bob Weir Rhythm Guitar, Vocals

with Special Guests:
Bill Graham - Master of Ceremonies
Dan Aykroyd - Midnight Countdown
John Cipollina - Guitar
Greg Errico - Drums
Matthew Kelly - Harmonica
Ken Kesey - Thunder Machine
Lee Oskar - Harmonica

Disc 1
Sugar Magnolia>
Scarlet Begonias>
Fire On The Mountain
Me and My Uncle>
Big River
Friend Of The Devil
It's All Over Now
Stagger Lee
From The Heart Of Me>
Sunshine Daydream

Disc 2
Samson and Delilah
Ramble On Rose
I Need A Miracle>
Terrapin Station>
Playing In The Band>

Disc 3
Rhythm Devils>
Not Fade Away>
Around and Around

Disc 4
Dark Star>
The Other One>
Dark Star>
Wharf Rat>
St. Stephen>
Good Lovin'
Casey Jones>
Johnny B. Goode
We Bid You Goodnight

Produced by: David Lemieux and Jeffrey Norman
Stereo Mix by: Jeffrey Norman
Rhythm Devils Segment Produced by: Mickey Hart
Rhythm Devils Segment Engineered and Mixed by: Tom Flye and Mickey Hart
Archival Research by: Eileen Law / Grateful Dead Archives
Cover Art by: Stanley Mouse and Alton Kelley
Principal Still Photography by: Ed Perlstein
Additional Photography by: Michael Zagaris and Steve Schneider
Liner Notes by: Gary Lambert and Glenn Lambert
Package Design and Production by: Robert Minkin