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“Yesterday’s Dead Today”, Monday, Jan. 23rd, 7-9pm

Written by on Sunday, January 22, 2017

“There Is NOTHING like a Grateful Dead concert!”

Still hard to find a Dead concert this time of year, so here we have:
Zen Tricksters, Showcase Live, Foxboro, MA

January 24, 2009
SBD > Zoom H4 > WAV (44.1) > USB > Audacity 1.3.2 > WAV
tape/xfer – corey the groundhog (china_c_a_tATyahooDOTcom)


The Tricksters were an up-an-coming eastern Long Island band that had just started mong into the
western Long Island area when we first moved to Sarasota back in ‘82, so I never had the chance to see
them. You might also have heard of them as “Donna Jean and The Tricksters”…

And for an interview with guitarist Jeff Mattsen from just a few days before this concert, go to:

And this is a helluva way to START a concert!

Disc 1 – Set 1:
1. China Cat Sunflower >
2. I Know You Rider
3. Loser
4. Down The Road
5. Unbroken Chain
6. Cassidy >
7. Mason’s Children > Cassidy
8. Scarlet Begonias >
9. Fire On The Mountain

Disc 2 – Set 2:
1. intro
2. One More Saturday Night
3. Comin’ Back To You *
4. Mountains Of The Moon >
5. New Potato Caboose >
6. St. Stephen >
7. Morning Dew

Disc 3 – Set 2 cont’d.:
1. Feel Like A Stranger
2. Tangled Up In Blue
3. encore break

4. Can’t Find My Way Home
5. Box of Rain

* w/ Flashlight tease

Jeff Mattson – lead guitar, vocals
Klyph Black – bass, vocals
Tom Circosta – rhythm guitar, vocals
Dave Diamond – drums, vocals

The only two reviews available:
REVIEW: Sweet Jams
This room has great acoustics.

Sick sick show–absolutely loved it! God bless The Grateful Dead & God bless these guys for keeping
the music alive!


“Today’s Dead Tomorrow”, Upcoming Gig Events
As always, verify with the venue…

Kettle Of Fish:
Siesta Key Oyster Bar, Wed., Jan. 25th, 7:00 p.m.
5238 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, 346-5443

Marina Jack’s Patio Bar, Thurs., Jan. 26th, 6:00 p.m.
2 Marina Plaza, Sarasota, 365-4232

Cortez Kitchen, Fri. Jan. 27th, 6:00 p.m.
Cortez Fishing Village, 198th Street, Cortez, 798-9404

The Blue Rooster, Sat., Jan. 28th, 8:00 p.m..
1525 Fourth St., Sarasota, 388-7539

The Myakka Band:
Greenbriar Health and Rehab, Tues., Jan. 24th, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
210 21st Ave., W., Bradenton, 747-3786

“An Evening for Healthy Start”, their 7th year!
“A unique annual event to benefit Sarasota’s pregnant women, infants and young children”
Sarasota Architectural Salvage, Thurs., Jan. 26th, 7:00 – 9:30 p.m.
1093 Central Ave., Sarasota, 362-0803

Schmitz Brothers Band:
Woody’s River Roo Pub & Grill, Thurs., Jan. 26th, 6:00 p.m.
5717 18th Street East., Ellenton, 722-2391

Ship Of Fools:
Hoosier Bar and Grill, Sat., Jan. 28th, 9:00 p.m..
163 S. Tamiami Trail, Osprey, 966-1251

Gator Club, Sun., Jan. 29th, 8:30 p.m.
1490 Main St, Sarasota, 366-5969

The Blue Rooster:
Mon., Jan. 23rd, Monday Jazz with Steve Arvey, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Tues., Jan. 24th, Suitcase Full Of Blues, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Wed., Jan. 25th, Lauren Mitchell, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Thurs., Jan. 26th, Doug Deming & The Jewel Tones, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.
Fri., Jan. 27th, Betty Fox Band, 8:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 28th, Kettle Of Fish, 8:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 29th, Truality, 11:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m.
Paleface, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
1525 Fourth St., Sarasota, 388-7539

Sarasota Folk Club:
This month’s Sailing Squadron concert is Mon., Jan. 30th, Annalise Emerick
Open mic at 7:15 p.m., concert at 8:30

1717 Ken Thompson Pkwy. 388-2355

For all information regarding the Sarasota Folk Club, go to their website: