“Yesterday’s Dead Today”, Monday, October 4th, 7-9pm Eastern
Written by Mark Binder on Sunday, October 3, 2021
“EVERYONE is a Deadhead…some of you may not know it yet…”
Dead & Company
Wrigley Field, icago, IL
September 18, 2021
Schoeps CMC64v’s>Grace Design Lunatec V3>Sound Devices 744t
Recorded by Jeff Travitz, processed by Keith Litzenberger
I have had this evening’s concert “in the bag” for many weeks now, in anticipation of the D&C’s
Florida tour, but apparently D&C cares more for the health and well-being of the state’s residents
than our dear governor does, cancelling the two dates. However, the band’s appearance on
“Yesterday’s Dead Today” goes on!
Disc 1 – Set 1:
2. Uncle John’s Band >
3. He’s Gone
4. Brown Eyed Women
5. Little Red Rooster
6. Jack Straw
7. One More Saturday Night
Disc 2 – Set 2:
1. China Cat Sunflower >
2. I Know You Rider
3. Estimated Prophet >
4. Eyes of the World >
5. Drums >
Disc 3 – Set 2 cont’d.:
1. Space >
2. Milestones >
3. The Days Between
4. Help on the Way >
5. Slipknot! >
6. Franklin’s Tower
7. Brokedown Palace
8. Touch of Grey
Bob Weir – guitar, vocals John Mayer – guitar, vocals
Oteil Burbridge – bass, vocals Jeff Chimenti – keyboards, vocals
Bill Kreutzmann – drums, percussion Mickey Hart – drums, percussion
There are a few m ore reviews than these, but the majority are either whining about “other shows”
or “people talking over the band constantly”. so they are omitted:
REVIEW: Great Show
It was a great show in the friendly confines of Wrigley Field. Great crowd, very chill by all the staff.
And thanks for posting the show. The torch has been passed, the musicians rocked and Jeff
Chimenti, the keyboardist, is cranking. Great improvisation by all the band. One more Saturday
Night ends the first set? Wow. They are playing a different offense, very cool. And as great as ever.
Opener Althea into Uncle John’s Band.. ..AU, the symbol for gold….
REVIEW: Perfect ending to great tour
I saw them in St. Louis, Deer Creek, and this 2nd CHicago show and all were smokin, with great
energy from the band and crowd. I’m just so grateful we still have this excellent brand of Dead music
in 2021. I’ve been able to take my 14 year old daughter to THREE shows now, and with this setlist, I
was very happy for her. She also dug the “old school” 2nd set at Creek too though. Everything after
Space was excellent and the pre-Drums was a quintessential ’88-95 type Dead show (without the
Samba and Shoe Fits :). Great Stuff, but I agree, there was a drunk lady in the aisle next to us
babbling on and on to a friend during Death Don’t in Indy and I finally kindly had to let her know
this was a first time song for me and she’s disturbing it!
REVIEW: Thank you taper!
Was great show, the energy the crowd had was off the charts, the band was on fire.
“Today’s Dead Tomorrow”, Upcoming Gig Events
As always, verify with the venue…
Remember, folks, to call the venue to see if they are indeed open in the first place, and the event is going on as scheduled, and what protocols are in place.
Kettle Of Fish:
Stottlemyer’s Smokehouse, Sun., Oct. 10th, 4:00 p.m.
19 East Rd., Sarasota, 312-5969
Siesta Key Oyster Bar, Wed., Oct. 6th, 2:00 p.m.?
5238 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, 346-5443
Siesta Key Oyster Bar, Thurs., Oct. 6th, 2:00 p.m.
5238 Ocean Blvd, Sarasota, 346-5443
Pop’s Sunset Grill, Sat., Oct. 9th, 5:00 p.m.
112 Circuit Road, Nokomis, 488-3177
Schmitz Brothers Band:
Brewburgers, Fri., Oct. 8th, 6:00 p.m.
525 Tamiami Trail S., Venice, 786-3341
Ship Of Fools:
Motorworks Brewing, Sun., Oct. 10th, 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.
1014 9th St. W., Bradenton, 896-9892
The Blue Rooster:
Wed., Oct. 6th, Al Fuller Blues Jam, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.
Thurs., Oct. 7th, Stillhouse Shakers, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.
Fri., Oct. 8th, Trey Wanvig 8:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 9th, Packrat’s Smokehouse, 8:00 – 11:00 p.m.
1525 Fourth St., Sarasota, 388-7539
J.R.’s Old Packinghouse Cafe:
Mon., Oct. 4th, Alvis Brothers Band, 600 – 9:00 p.m.
Tues., Oct. 5th, Steve Paradis, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Wed., Oct. 6th, Doug Burns, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Thurs., Oct. 7th, Stretch, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Fri., Oct.l 8th, Gracie Maple & The White Crowe Band 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 9th, The Gator Boyz, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
987 South Packinghouse Road, Sarasota, 371-9358
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