The Grateful Dead – Rocking The Cradle: Egypt 1978 (2xCD/1DVD)


The Grateful Dead – Rocking The Cradle: Egypt 1978 (2xCD/1DVD)


The Grateful Dead – Rocking The Cradle: Egypt 1978 (2xCD/1DVD)

Label: Rhino Records – 8122-79908-7
Format: 2 x CD, HDCD, Album
DVD, DVD-Video, Multichannel
All Media, 30th Anniversary Edition
Country: Europe
Released: 2008
Barcode: 0 8122 79908 7
Label Code: LC02982
Rights Society (On discs surface): GEMA/BIEM
Artwork [Cover Art] – Kelley
Artwork [Pop-up Art] – Scott McDougall

CD1-1        Jack Straw  6:44
CD1-2        Row Jimmy  11:46
CD1-3        New, New Minglewood Blues  6:26
CD1-4        Candyman  7:29
CD1-5        Looks Like Rain  8:52
CD1-6        Stagger Lee  7:30
CD1-7        I Need A Miracle  5:45
CD1-8        It’s All Over Now  7:40
CD1-9        Deal  7:04

CD2-1        Ollin Arageed  6:56
CD2-2        Fire On The Mountain  14:06
CD2-3        Iko Iko  7:03
CD2-4        Shakedown Street  15:31
CD2-5        Drums  3:31
CD2-6        Space  2:26
CD2-7        Truckin’  10:14
CD2-8        Stella Blue  8:19
CD2-9        Around And Around  8:21

DVD-1        Bertha  5:39
DVD-2        Good Lovin’  7:52
DVD-3        Row Jimmy  11:20
DVD-4        New, New Minglewood Blues  6:07
DVD-5        Candyman  7:08
DVD-6        Looks Like Rain  8:33
DVD-7        Deal  6:52
DVD-8        Ollin Arageed  7:49
DVD-9        Fire On The Mountain  9:12
DVD-10        Iko Iko  6:04
DVD-11        I Need A Miracle  5:54
DVD-12        It’s All Over Now  3:30
DVD-13        Truckin’  9:23

Recorded At – Gizah Sound & Light Theater
Mixed At – Garage Audio

Performer – Bill Kreutzmann, Bob Weir, Donna Jean Godchaux, Jerry Garcia, Keith Godchaux, Mickey Hart, Phil Lesh
Performer [Special Guest] – Hamza El Din, Nubian Youth Choir

30th Anniversary Edition.
Deluxe packaging (8- panel cardboard sleeve) with 20 page colour booklet featuring rare photos and firsthand essay in gatefold fold-out card case with pop-up artwork.

Recorded live at Gizah Sound & Light Theater, Cairo, Egypt (9/15-16/78).

Realization Of The Egypt Concerts By The MIDS.

PA System & Recording Equipment provided by The Who.

DVD Extra Feature: “The Vacation Tapes”.
The Vacation Tapes were shot on Super 8 Film by Grateful Dead manager Richard Loren and others as a way to document the band, crew, family and friends’ trip to Egypt.

Tracks CD1-1 & CD1-6 recorded 9/15/78.
All other tracks recorded 9/16/78.

“Stagger Lee”, Ollin Arageed” & “Fire On The Mountain” were first issued as bonus tracks on the reissue of the album “Shakedown Street”, included in the boxed set The Grateful Dead – Beyond Description (1973-1989), Grateful Dead Productions/Rhino #76491 (10/04). All other selections previously unissued.

℗ & © Grateful Dead Productions, Inc.

Discs and Inlay and Digipak in very fine condition. Labelsticker on front. See photo’s,  they are of the actual item

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