Mixing - Bob Matthews, Betty Cantor, Jerry Garcia It was in return for Jerry Garcia's service on the latter that Nash presented the Dead guitarist with a 1957 Stratocaster purchased in 1970 for $250 in a Phoenix pawn shop. Keyboardist Merl Saunders further established a lasting musical relationship with Garcia at that time, participating in co-bills and as a member of Jerry’s short-lived, side bands Legion Of Mary and Reconstruction. And so the interesting thing, I was very involved with the church. Released in 1978, it is the only studio album credited to the band. Jerry Garcia GARCIA (COMPLIMENTS) 2nd Solo Album ROUND RECORDS New Vinyl LP. Jerry Garcia Solo Albums Outtakes & Bonus Material By JamBase. He and the Grateful Dead returned to the studio for their well-received 1987 album In The Dark and their final studio LP, 1989’s Built To Last. Victor Moscoso, who designed the Compliments cover, created the Run For The Roses artwork, depicting jockeys in a race riding tiger-striped and leopard-spotted dinosaurs. The majority of the songs were first recorded by Garcia and Kreutzmann as simple acoustic guitar and drum tracks. And I certainly like dinosaurs. Cover photo, album design - Bob Seidmann Kahn — who played bass, clavinet, guitar and synthesizers — was also credited with the reggae arrangement of the song that was written for Dylan’s 1973 soundtrack album for the film, Pat Garrett And Billy The Kid. “I Saw Her Standing There” was the B-side of The Beatles’ 1963 single “I Want to Hold Your Hand,” the legendary band’s first release on Capitol Records. The other cover on Run For The Roses is the album-closing take on Bob Dylan’s classic “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door.” Over the years, the Jerry Garcia Band covered a few reggae musicians, performing songs by Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley and Peter Tosh. It’s really me goofing around. He released his first of 5 solo albums - Garcia (1972) in which he played every instrument except drums. Also something of a follow-up to Workingman's Dead and American Beauty was the first half of Garcia's debut solo album for Warner Bros. Records, Garcia, released in January 1972. Stream Jerry Garcia’s 1982 album, Run For The Roses, plus the bonus tracks discussed here, below: “If you pour some music on whatever’s wrong, it’ll sure help out.” — Levon Helm, “Just give me one thing that I can hold on to.” — John Prine. So I walk in and I’m looking around, the first thing I’m looking around, and I see all these logos. While Dylan is far from a reggae artist, Garcia nonetheless gave “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” a strong reggae vibe on the Run For The Roses recording. 5-19-77. Overall, the vocals are the best thing about The Dead, particularly Jerry Garcia’s shaky Neil Young-ish welp. 1. Didn’t know Jerry, anybody else. I’m not trying to have my own career or anything like that.”, Garcia spoke about this album during an interview with Rolling Stone: “I’m doing it to be completely self-indulgent musically. Recorded at Wally Heider's Studio D, San Francisco, CA in July 1971, Jerry Garcia Family LLC | All Rights Reserved © 2014. Garcia also contributed to recordings by David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash, Link Wray, David Bromberg, Jefferson Airplane, Peter Rowan and several others. With his fans, Jerry loving me meant his fans loved me. Jerry’s 1970s and early-1980s studio work also includes appearing on his Dead band mates’ 1972 solo albums: Bob Weir’s Ace and Mickey Hart’s Rolling Thunder. Jerry played on Grateful Dead keyboardist Keith Godchaux and vocalist Donna Jean Godchaux’s self-titled album Keith and Donna Godchaux (1975) and on Dead associate Ned Lagin’s album Seastones (1975). Garcia then overdubbed all other parts, This was the first studio album to be released by the Grateful Dead family for over a year, the last being the Dead’s American Beauty. (acoustic guitar, electric guitar, pedal steel guitar, bass, piano, organ, samples, vocals). Part of 1974 was spent by Garcia playing a run of shows with the also short-lived Great American String Band. Seals played organ on the title track, the other three originals and the “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” cover. 36 songs. I had a gospel label producing a lot of gospel music, it was just in me. Still the whole big picture wasn’t there, but I’m getting a glimpse of, “Oh, this is that guy.” But I had no idea what I was potentially getting into and where it could have went, and where it went is why I’m able to work today. 2, Saunders/Garcia/Kahn/Vitt, 1988 Almost Acoustic, Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band, 1988 Liv… It’s the only time that ever happened. Which is fitting, I guess. It might be a little foggy, but you’ve already signed up for email updates and an invite to the parking lot. Label: Warner Bros. Records - BS 2582 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album Pitman Pressing • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock Jerry Garcia - Garcia (1972, Pitman Pressing, Vinyl) | Discogs He called me master of the universe. Garcia is Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia 's first solo album, released in 1972. Six of … We do, “How Sweet It Is,” “The Harder They Come” and there was another Motown song [“Second That Emotion”] … And the guy on guitar says to me, “You play some pretty good organ.” And I say back, “You play some pretty good guitar,” and they’re just laughing because everybody knew I didn’t have a clue. (The second half contained more experimental fare.) Jerry Garcia All Good Things: Jerry Garcia Studio Sessions (Rhino) Part One: Garcia First Appeared in The Music Box, August 2004, Volume 11, #8. 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