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Features of This Track

mellow rock instrumentation
country influences
bluegrass influences
folk influences
great lyrics
a subtle use of vocal harmony
acoustic sonority
intricate melodic phrasing
thru composed melodic style
major key tonality
melodic songwriting
a dynamic male vocalist
a prominent mandolin part
acoustic rhythm guitars
a mid-tempo swing feel

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Absolutely an all time favorite!
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I can hear you Jerry:)))
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goosebumps.. . .
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dbittner757
I don't know, don't really care, let there be songs to fill the air
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Perfect
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elui0
PERFECT SYNCRONICITY FOR ME RIGHT NOW!
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Miss you still Jerry! Always! Thank You Pandora for such great tunes for us )
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Perfect timing on this one for me pandora. Needed to hear this one today. Let there be songs to fill the air :)
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Hey... I know this one
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The end of this life is a new beginning to start alone after life .A, man!
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I think this was the greatest song they wrote. Never fails to make me smile. The answer is here. Have been a little disappointed with some audiences not participatin g ; our Good Night Irene.
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Very few tunes encompass Life. This one does
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Awesome.
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Great story tugboattomp. Compelling and Rich.
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Brings it all back , late 60's early 70's ... NYC .... This IS thefuture
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austin.lazza r i
This song is my ringtone my alarm clock and my favorite song to play on guitar... Why can't we make music like this anymore? Did the money get in the way?
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I GOT MY WINGS YOU EARNED YOURS??????? ? ? ? ;-)!!!!!I'M FROM FRISCO KID N USED TO KIK IT IN GOLDEN GATE PARK :-) :-) ;-)!!!!!!,,K N E W ALL,THE "FAMILY"DEAD H E A D S , , , N ALL THE HIPPIES ,,GUTTER PUNX THAT PASSED THRU FROM 2000 TIL 05,,,SETTLED DOWN NOW IM 41,,GOT 2CATS CHILLAXIN BBBBBEAUTIFU L WOMAN I LOVE,,,AHHHH H H H :-) ;-)
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MY ALL TIME FAVORITE GREATFUL DEAD SONG ABSOLUTELY BBBBBBBBEAUT I F U L :-) :-) :'( :-) ;-) :'( ;-) O:-)!!!!!!!! ! R . I . P . , , , J E R R Y O:-)!!!!!UNC L E JERRY :-)
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good stuff
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for shame, how can they not have the lyrics to this posted?
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What can you say :)))))
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I think this was thee song that I fell in loved with these guys. (Punctuation mine).
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Just awesome.
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This is my GD home base. I come back to it occasionally to remind myself of what got me started loving the dead in the first place. No matter how many times I hear it, it never gets old or stale. Just awesome.
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tugboattomp
Oct. 1978, freshman @ UVM homesick, not for my family or the few friends I had left behind, but for the trees and streams and cliffs and swamp and beach and shore from which I used to sail my small boat, I had a two day fever which broke on the early evening of my birthday. Weak and drained and completely broke down, Freddy Chu, my dorm mate from right next door, came into my room with a large wool blanket, helped me to his room, sat me in his easy chair, put on a pot of on one of many of his f
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Perfection
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beeeutifulll . . .
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one of the best songs written
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brightwolfhe a r t 7
i love this song abolutely
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there are so many,many,ma n y great Dead songs, but this is the BEST EVER!
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timaramat
jo if a song could tell you how I feel this is it......dum dum
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classic dead right here.
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My Favorite Dead song, always makes me feel good.
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The best Grateful Dead Song Ever !!
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Just the best. Always leaves me mellow and thinking.
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what do you think about this song dear bill
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<3
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mhubicz
this song always has and always will make me feel peace, joy, love, and a deep appreciation for life....than k s jerry & the dead for sticking by me for as long as i can remember
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The Annotated Ripple is a good source for analysis of this GD anthem:

http://arts. u c s c . e d u / g d e a d / a g d l / r i p p l e . h t m l
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This makes me smile.
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wanericec
A beautiful song, wonderful, joyous, and free.
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tpc54
psychedelic? wine cooler commercial? do you know who robert hunter is? listen a little closer my friend, please.
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A psychedelic masterpiece that now sounds as if it were written as an advertisemen t for a wine cooler.

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