Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69

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Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69
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Live album by
ReleasedOctober 28, 1997
RecordedFebruary 11, 1969
VenueFillmore East, New York City
GenreRock
Length2:01:14
LabelGrateful Dead
ProducerJohn Cutler and Phil Lesh
Grateful Dead chronology
Dick's Picks Volume 9
(1997)
Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69
(1997)
Dick's Picks Volume 10
(1998)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
The Music Box4.5/5 stars [2]

Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69 is a double live album by the Grateful Dead recorded during the Live/Dead tour on February 11, 1969 at the Fillmore East in New York City. The first disc represents the early show that night, the second the late show;[3] the Dead opened for Janis Joplin. This album contains the first Grateful Dead CD release of the Beatles' "Hey Jude".

Track listing[edit]

Disc one[edit]

  1. "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl" (Williamson) – 9:19
  2. "Cryptical Envelopment" > (Garcia) – 1:55
  3. "The Other One" > (Weir, Kreutzmann) – 6:01
  4. "Cryptical Envelopment" > (Garcia) – 6:58
  5. "Doin' That Rag" (Garcia, Hunter) – 5:28
  6. "I'm a King Bee" > (Moore) – 5:19
  7. "Turn On Your Lovelight" (Joseph Scott, Deadric Malone) – 17:07
  8. "Hey Jude" (Lennon, McCartney) – 8:23

Disc two[edit]

  1. Introduction by Bill Graham – 1:19
  2. "Dupree's Diamond Blues" (Garcia, Hunter) – 3:57
  3. "Mountains of the Moon" > (Garcia, Hunter) – 4:50
  4. "Dark Star" > (Garcia, Kreutzmann, Lesh, McKernan, Weir, Hunter) – 12:29
  5. "St. Stephen" > (Garcia, Lesh, Hunter) – 7:50
  6. "The Eleven" > (Lesh) – 6:09
  7. "Drums" > (Kreutzmann, Hart) – 2:43
  8. "Caution (Do Not Stop on Tracks)" > (Grateful Dead) – 13:26
  9. "Feedback" > (Grateful Dead) – 4:03
  10. "And We Bid You Goodnight" (traditional) – 9:05

There is a hidden track at the end of the disc. "Cosmic Charlie" was played as an encore, but the tape ran out mid-song, and there was no way to repair it.

Personnel[edit]

Grateful Dead[edit]

Production[edit]

  • John Cutler – producer, mixing
  • Phil Lesh – producer, mixing
  • Bob Matthews – engineer, recording
  • Dick Latvala – Club Front
  • Jeffrey Norman – Club Front
  • Gecko Graphics – design
  • Amalie R. Rothschild – photography
  • Joshua Light Show – light images
  • Gary Lambert – CD booklet notes

Charts[edit]

Album - Billboard

Year Chart Position
1997 The Billboard 200 77[4]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlman, William. "Live at Fillmore East 2-11-69". AllMusic. Retrieved October 11, 2018.
  2. ^ Metzger, John. Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69, The Music Box, May, 1999
  3. ^ Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69 at the Grateful Dead Family Discography
  4. ^ Live at the Fillmore East 2-11-69 at Billboard.com