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The Grateful Dead - Europe '72 download album

  • Performer: The Grateful Dead
  • Title: Europe '72
  • Genre: Rock
  • Country: US
  • Formats: AAC DXD MP1 DTS MP2 VOC AHX
  • Released: 2011
  • Style: Folk Rock, Country Rock, Psychedelic Rock
  • MP3 album: 1659 mb
  • FLAC album: 1278 mb
  • Rating: 4.4/5
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The Grateful Dead - Europe '72 download album

Europe '72 is a live triple album by the Grateful Dead, released in November 1972. It covers the band's tour of Western Europe in April and May that year, and showcases live favourites, extended improvisations and several new songs including "Jack Straw" and "Brown Eyed Women". The album was the first to include pianist Keith Godchaux and his wife, Donna Jean Godchaux, and the last to feature founding member Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, who died shortly after its release.

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Our Europe '72 boxed set is now officially sold out, with all 7,200 boxes now gone! We can't thank you enough for your support, for having faith in the project and taking the plunge to purchase this unprecedented release. Coming in September is a gargantuan EUROPE ’72 MEGA-BOX SET containing ALL 22 SHOWS of what is arguably the greatest tour the Grateful Dead ever played, on a whopping and clearly cosmic 73 DISCS (over 70 hours of music!).

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At the start of 1972 the Grateful Dead were on a roll. After struggling for years to reach mainstream success the Dead released two hit albums in 1970, the classics American Beauty and Workingman's Dead. In 1971 the band released their first commercially successful live album, the self-titled album more commonly known as Skull & Roses. The Grateful Dead have had many creative peaks, but perhaps the most famous incarnation is the one that invaded Europe in April of 1972. When the Grateful Dead packed up for their European tour it was like a vacation for them.

The Grateful Dead commemorated their first extended European tour with an extravagant triple-LP set appropriately enough titled Europe '72. This collection is fashioned in much the same way as their previous release - which had also been a live multi-disc affair. With the additional album the band was able to again incorporate some of their exceedingly stretched-out instrumental improvisations - titled "Epilogue" and "Prelude" here. Since their last outing, the group had expanded to include the husband-and-wife team of Keith Godchaux (keyboards) and Donna Jean Godchaux (vocals).

New Grateful Dead Europe 72 Steamer Trunk Box Set Complete. Condition is Like New. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail. Grateful Dead Europe 72 EX WLP WHITE LABEL PROMO with 2 RARE STICKERS. The Grateful dead Europe 72 Vinyl Lp Record album. Condition Three albums the cover is fair probably poor at least in the corners some damage as shown be aware of this when bidding with that being.

The Grateful Dead in 1972 were of course Jerry Garcia and Bob Weir along with Keith and Donna Godchaux, Phil Lesh, Ron (Pig Pen) McKernan and Bill Kreutzman. Special Mention to Robert Hunter whose lyrics are all over the album. One of the things that I had forgotten about was that Mickey Hart was NOT on Europe ’72. I had forgotten that he left the band for a few years in the early 70s. Now I know. Europe ’72 peaked at on the Billboard Album Chart. The only single to chart was Sugar Magnolia which reached in the Billboard Singles Chart. The Grateful Dead were inducted into the Rock and.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Cumberland Blues
Written-By – Garcia*, Lesh*, Hunter*
5:47
A2 He's Gone
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
7:12
A3 One More Saturday Night
Written-By – Weir*
4:45
B1 Jack Straw
Written-By – Weir*, Hunter*
4:46
B2 You Win Again
Written-By – Hank Williams
3:54
B3 China Cat Sunflower
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
5:33
B4 I Know You Rider
Arranged By – The Grateful DeadWritten-By – Traditional
4:55
C1 Brown-Eyed Women
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
4:45
C2 Hurts Me Too
Written-By – Elmore James
7:18
C3 Ramble On Rose
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
6:09
D1 Sugar Magnolia
Written-By – Weir*, Hunter*
7:04
D2 Mr. Charlie
Written-By – Hunter*, Pigpen*
3:40
D3 Tennessee Jed
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
7:13
E1 Truckin'
Written-By – Weir*, Garcia*, Lesh*, Hunter*
13:08
E2 Epilogue
Written-By – The Grateful Dead
4:33
F1 Prelude
Written-By – The Grateful Dead
8:08
F2 Morning Dew
Written-By – Dobson*, Rose*
10:35

Companies, etc.

  • Mixed At – Alembic Studios
  • Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering
  • Lacquer Cut At – Bernie Grundman Mastering
  • Pressed By – Record Technology Incorporated – 19940
  • Manufactured By – Rhino Entertainment Company
  • Marketed By – Rhino Entertainment Company
  • Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.

Credits

  • Artwork [Cover] – Kelley/Mouse Studios
  • Drums – Bill Kreutzmann
  • Electric Bass, Vocals – Phil Lesh
  • Harmonica, Organ, Vocals – Pigpen*
  • Lead Guitar, Vocals – Jerry Garcia
  • Mastered By, Lacquer Cut By – Chris Bellman
  • Mixed By – Betty*, Bob*, The Grateful Dead
  • Photography By – Larry Rogers, Mary Ann Mayer
  • Piano – Keith Godchaux
  • Recorded By – Betty Cantor, Bob Matthews, Jim Furman, Rosie , Wizard
  • Rhythm Guitar, Vocals – Bob Weir
  • Songwriter – Robert Hunter
  • Vocals – Donna Godchaux

Notes

Recorded live in Europe by Alembic Sound. Mixed at Alembic Studios in San Francisco, California.

Mastered from the original 1/4" analog stereo tapes at Bernie Grundman Mastering Studios. Pressed at Record Technology, Inc. on premium 180 gram virgin vinyl. Features all original replica packaging including an 8-page book.

© 1972 Warner Bros. Records Inc. All Rights Reserved. Manufactured & Marketed by Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warner Music Group Company, 3400 W. Olive Ave., Burbank, CA 91505-4614. Printed in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Only On Sticker On Outer Plastic Bag): 081227975982
  • ASIN: B005I4UL02
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etching): 3WX-2668-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etching): 3WX-2668-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C Etching): 3WX-2668-C
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D Etching): 3WX-2668-D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side E Etching): 3WX-2668-E
  • Matrix / Runout (Side F Etching): 3WX-2668-F
  • Matrix / Runout (Mastering/Lacquer Initials Etching On All Sides): CB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Pressing Plant Etching): 19940.1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Pressing Plant Etching): 19940.2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C Pressing Plant Etching): 19940.3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D Pressing Plant Etching): 19940.4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side E Pressing Plant Etching): 19940.5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side F Pressing Plant Etching): 19940.6

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
3WX 2668 Grateful Dead* Europe '72 ‎(3xLP, Album, Tri) Warner Bros. Records 3WX 2668 US 1972
3WX 2668 Grateful Dead* Europe '72 ‎(3xLP, Album, Tri) Warner Bros. Records 3WX 2668 US Unknown
8122-79759-8 The Grateful Dead Europe '72 ‎(3xLP, Album, RE, Tri) Warner Bros. Records 8122-79759-8 Europe 2011
K5A 2668 The Grateful Dead Europe '72 ‎(2xCass, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records K5A 2668 US 1979
P-5071W The Grateful Dead Europe '72 ‎(3xLP, Album, Tri) Warner Bros. Records P-5071W Japan 1972



Reviews about The Grateful Dead - Europe '72 (1):
Impala Frozen
Great pressing! I don't have the original to compare but I can't imagine it sounding better than this reissue. Great packaging, too. Very impressive.

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