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Birth Of The Dead: Volume Two (The Live Sides)

Grateful Dead

Initial release : 2014

Friday Music

A gatefold sleeve, double LP, 180 gram vinyl release of the live tracks from the Birth Of The Dead release that were originally included in the Golden Road box set.


  • Viola Lee Blues (Lewis)
  • Don't Ease Me In (Traditional)
  • Pain in My Heart (Neville)
  • Sitting on Top of the World (Jacobs/Carter)
  • It's All Over Now Baby Blue (Dylan)
  • I'm A King Bee (Moore)
  • Big Boss Man (Smith/Dixon)
  • Standing on the Corner (Garcia/Kreutzmann/Lesh/McKernan/Weir)
  • In the Pines (Traditional / McMichen / Bryant)
  • Nobody's Fault But Mine (Traditional)
  • Next Time You See Me (Forrest/Harvey)
  • One Kind Favor (Traditional / Taub / Hopkins)
  • He Was a Friend of Mine (Traditional)
  • Keep Rolling By (Traditional)

  • Jerry Garcia - guitar, vocals
  • Bob Weir - guitar, vocals
  • Ron (Pigpen) McKernan - organ, harmonica, percussion, vocals
  • Phil Lesh - bass, vocals
  • Bill Kreutzmann - drums, percussion
Credits / track sources

  • Engineers - Bear, Rock Scully
  • Live recording from July 1966
Related releases

This music was originally released as part of the box set:

The double CD of early recordings from the box set was then released as a stand-alone double CD set:
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