What a Long Strange Trip It's Been is the second compilation album by the Grateful Dead. It was released August 18, 1977 by Warner Bros. Records, three years after the Skeletons from the Closet compilation. Both albums are subtitled "The Best of the Grateful Dead". Unlike the previous compilation, What a Long Strange Trip It's Been is a double album. After the Grateful Dead had completed their contract with Warner Bros
WMG; LatinAutor, LatinAutor - Warner Chappell, LatinAutor - UMPG, CMRRA, ASCAP, UMPG Publishing, The Harry Fox Agency, Inc. (HFA)" и другие авторские общества (7). Композиция. Cosmic Charlie (Remastered). Aoxomoxoa (Expanded). History Of The Grateful Dead - Bear's Choice (Expanded) (US Rele. WMG (от лица компании "RBDO 2171"); LatinAutor, UMPG Publishing, CMRRA, ASCAP, UBEM, LatinAutor - UMPG" и другие авторские общества (2).
A1. New, New Minglewood Blues. Arranged By – The Grateful DeadProducer – Dave HassingerWritten-By – McGannahan Skjellyfetti. Arranged By – The Grateful DeadEngineer – Betty CantorEngineer – Bob MatthewsWritten-By – Garcia, Lesh, Hunter. Arranged By – The Grateful DeadWritten-By – The Grateful Dead. Producer – The Grateful DeadWritten-By – Garcia, Hunter.
Other albums by Grateful Dead. Road Trips, Vol. 1 No. 1: 10/25/79 New Haven Coliseum, New Haven, CT & 11/6/79 The Spectrum, Philadel.
It is a 2 disc compilation mixed with some live samples and deep tracks but not "The Best Of" in the traditional FM hits sense nor "The Best Of' for what the band was best know for, live jams. For the novice fan listening to the Grateful Dead this album provides a nice mix of popular Dead tunes (that a lot of folks are familiar with) and songs that only Deadheads are familiar with (all of which will argue over which version of each song is the best). Each song is an excellent recording and the music is crystal clear.
Musically speaking, the collection does hold some great, perennial tunes. While the music is all top-notch, the presentation leaves something to be desired, even if taken as a cash-grab introduction for curious dabblers.
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Long Strange Trip charts the Dead’s journey from tireless Haight-Ashbury rehearsals to multimillion-dollar touring enterprise. There are sections dedicated to how record-company demands caused them to throw up their hands and become mainly a touring act ( One of the best things the Grateful Dead ever did, says bassist Phil Lesh), and how they made their famous wall of sound PA system
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