New Riders of the Purple Sage
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Winterland Arena, San Francisco, CA

- Opening Set -


David Nelson lead guitar, vocals
John Dawson rhythm guitar, vocals
Jerry Garcia pedal steel guitar
Dave Torbert bass, vocals
Spencer Dryden drums
* represents standard lineup during this period, but may not be completely accurate for this show

Added notes suggesting that Garcia didn't play with the New Riders on this night. - jjupille on Dec 3, 2008

Added date based on poster: NRPS 05/29/71 - slip_not on Jul 21, 2008

Harry Angus
Berkeley Barb (newspaper)

According to one source, NRPS only played one song (Honky Tonk Woman) and Garcia did not join them for it. See Anonymous, "Winterland--'on the floor like dying fish'," Berkeley Barb, June 11-17, 1971, p. ?4.

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