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David Murray Octet
Dark Star [The Music Of The Grateful Dead]

Album US 1996 on Astor Place label
Jazz (Free Jazz, Psychedelic Rock, Jazz-Rock)

Recorded at Clinton Studios, NY, January 17-18, 1996. Mixed at Power Station Studios, NY, February 18-19, 1996. Mastered at Foothill Digital, NY. All selections published by Ice Nine Publishing, Inc./ASCAP, except "Shoulda Had Been Me" published by Blue Muse Publishing, Inc./ASCAP. This high resolution recording is mastered from 20-bit digital sources. © ℗ 1996 Astor Place Recordings Inc.

PortraitDavid Murray Octet
album by
PortraitJames Spaulding as, fl, *1937 US
alto saxophone, flute
PortraitDavid Murray ts, bcl, *1955 US
arranged by, all arrangements, tenor saxophone, bass clarinet
PortraitFred Hopkins b, 1947-1999 US
PortraitWill Connell as, fl, bcl, 1938-2014 US
PortraitRenzell Merritt dr,
PortraitBob Weir voc, g, *1947 US
guitar, written by
PortraitRobert Irving III syn, key, *1953 US
piano, synthesizer, synthesizers, organ, hammond b3
PortraitCraig Harris tb, *1953 US
PortraitHugh Ragin tr, *1951 US
PortraitJames Zollar tr, *1959 US
PortraitOmar Kabir tr, fh, *1969
Rebellious Designs design, graphic design
Barbara Lipke engineer, assistant mixing
Adam Blackburn engineer, assistant recording
Steve Plotnicki executive-producer
David Gans liner notes
Howard Mandel liner notes
Allan Tucker mastered by
Danny Miller photography by
Herbie Miller producer, produced by
Jim Anderson recorded by, mixed by
Album Tracks
No Title Artist Composer Duration
1Shakedown StreetDavid Murray OctetJerry Garcia, Robert Hunter8:54
2Samson And DelilahDavid Murray OctetTraditional11:12
3Estimated ProphetDavid Murray OctetBob Weir, John Perry Barlow5:55
4Dark StarDavid Murray OctetBill Kreutzmann, Bob Weir, Jerry Garcia, Phil Lesh, Robert Hunter, Ron "Pigpen" McKernan16:15
5China DollDavid Murray OctetJerry Garcia, Robert Hunter5:17
6One More Saturday NightDavid Murray OctetBob Weir8:29
7Shoulda Had Been MeDavid Murray OctetBob Weir, Bruce Cockburn, Michael Nash5:03
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