Dead & Company release 2019 Playing in the Sand concerts as digital downloads

Courtesy of Dead & Company

Courtesy of Dead & CompanyGrateful Dead spinoff group Dead & Company released recordings of three full performances that the band gave during the 2019 edition of its Playing in the Sand concert and vacation event as part of the group’s digital concert series.

The shows took place on January 17, 19 and 20 at Riviera Maya, Mexico, and featured the group playing more than 50 different songs over the three concerts. The recordings are available as digital downloads and via streaming services, while high-res versions of the shows also can be purchased at Dead.net and LiveDead.co.

The 2019 Playing in the Sand concert recordings arrived just a few days before the 2020 installment of Dead & Company’s annual destination music and vacation extravaganza, which takes place January 16-19 at the Moon Palace Resort in Cancún, Mexico.

Later in 2020, all 29 concerts that Dead & Company played last year will be made available as digital downloads and via streaming services.

Here are the track lists of the three 2019 Playing in the Sand concerts:

1/17/2019:

Set One
“Shakedown Street”
“Mr. Charlie”
“Jack Straw”
“Friend of the Devil”
“Here Comes Sunshine”
“New Speedway Boogie”
“Bird Song”
“New Speedway Boogie”

Set Two
“China Cat Sunflower”
“Cumberland Blues”
“I Know You Rider”
“Terrapin Station”
“Drums”
“Space”
“Stella Blue”
“Help on the Way”
“Slipknot!”
“Franklin’s Tower”

Encore
“Ripple”

1/19/2019:

Set One
“Deal”
“Hell in a Bucket”
“Cold Rain and Snow”
“Ramble On Rose”
“Alabama Getaway”
“Peggy-O”
“China Doll”
“One More Saturday Night”

Set Two
“Estimated Prophet”
“He’s Gone”
“St. Stephen”
“William Tell Bridge”
“The Eleven”
“Drums”
“Space”
“Uncle John’s Band”
“Morning Dew”

Encore
“Turn On Your Love Light”

1/20/2019:

Set One
“Sugar Magnolia”
“Bertha”
“Good Lovin'”
“Brown Eyed Women”
“Loser”
“Sugaree”
“U.S. Blues”
“Sunshine Daydream”

Set Two
“Scarlet Begonias”
“Fire on the Mountain”
“Dark Star”
“Althea”
“Dark Star”
“Playing in the Band”
“Drums”
“Space”
“The Other One”
“Standing on the Moon”
“Casey Jones”

Encore
“Eyes of the World”
“Werewolves of London”

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