Friday, June 26, 2009

Worth Seeking (XIII)

Here's a little something for the weekend. One of the comments attached to the following series of videos (an epic performance of 'Dark Star' by the Grateful Dead in 1972), is "I think my head is going to explode." I can't say that I disagree. Turn it way up, smoke 'em if you have 'em (I don't indulge myself, but it's certainly appropriate with this music!), and free your head! Enjoy...




2 comments:

Stan said...

Thanks Doubtful, that's some fine hippie string-noodling. I was never an out-and-out Deadhead but I do like their meandering melodies. Phish's too, as their natural heirs.

A Doubtful Egg said...

I'm not a huge Deadhead myself, and I'm not going to start a trek to the dozens of live albums to educate myself now, but I have a great fondness for "Dark Star". It's almost like trance music; your mind just wanders off down the highways and byways while it wanders on. I'm not familiar with Phish...