Listen To DSO’s Live Acoustic Radio Set Celebrating The 20th Anniversary Of The Grateful Dead Hour In 2005

first_imgIn 2005, the Bay Area’s KPFA’s Grateful Dead Hour, the nationwide, weekly radio show hosted by David Gans, turned twenty-years old. To celebrate this important anniversary, the show hosted a sixteen-hour Grateful Dead musical marathon to benefit the station. One special moment from this public radio fundraiser, which traditionally may not be listeners favorite time of year, was Dark Star Orchestra’s appearance on the show.Dark Star Orchestra was in town for their show later that evening at the Great American Music Hall. The band decided to stop by and join in the festivities, laying down an all acoustic set that was played live to fans tuning into the Bay Area’s KPFA 94.1 FM and Fresno’s KFCF 88.1 FM. You can listen to this wonderfully recorded set below with phenomenal acoustics, courtesy of the DSO webmaster on archive.org.Setlist: Dark Star Orchestra | KPFA Studio | Berkeley, CA | 2/19/2005Set One: Deep Elm, Dark Hollow, Dire Wolf, Monkey and Engineer, So Many Roads, Cassidy, You Ain’t Woman Enough, Jack A Roe, Ripplelast_img read more