Dark Star Orchestra
The Ritz
Raleigh, NC
16bit version
"Dark Star's Open Light"

Taped by rollwnirvana from the right side of balcony.

Mastering, track splitting and artwork done by theyodaddy from Hoarders Inc. Productions.

Lineage: Zoom H4n (WAV 24bit/96kHz)> SD card> Spectral Layers Pro3 to take out "amp overload hum and
sound of neighbor playing drums on the metal railing etc."> mastered in SoundForge 10e and some channel copying, a
few seconds at a time where necessary due to a ceiling fan distorting the capture in set 2 only> tracks cut
in CDWave> FLAC'ed at Level 8 and tested in TLH

Dark Star Orchestra :

Rob Barraco - keyboards, vocals
Rob Eaton - rhythm guitar, vocals
Dino English - drums, percussion
Rob Koritz - drums, percussion
Lisa Mackey - vocals
Jeff Mattson - lead guitar, vocals
Skip Vangelas - bass, vocals

Originally performed by the Grateful Dead at Hartford Civic Center in Hartford, CT on 1987-03-27.


Set 1:
01. crowd/ tuning
02. Alabama Getaway -> Greatest Story Ever Told
03. West L.A. Fadeaway
04. Little Red Roster
05. Brown-Eyed Women
06. Beat it on Down the Line
07. Tennessee Jed
08. The Music Never Stopped

Set 2:
09. band warm-up/ atmosphere
10. Touch of Grey
11. Samson & Delilah
12. Cumberland Blues
13. Estimated Prophet ->
14. Eyes of the World ->
15. Drums ->
16. Space ->
17. Uncle John's Band ->
18. Morning Dew

19. Johnny B. Goode
20. GD original performance date announcement

21. Mr. Charlie
22. Money Honey ->
23. The Weight

Note: Between sets we moved about five or so feet to the right. Consequently, the mics picked up some wind from a
ceiling fan which can be noticed from time to time.

A big thanks goes to theyodaddy for the time and effort put into the file work and artwork- it is once appreciated!

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