Kingfishs profile including the latest music, albums, songs, music videos and more updates. Bob weir just played six songs with phish in nashville. Bob weir of the grateful dead, who was a member of kingfish from 1974 to 1976, plays on seven of the albums thirteen songs. Provided to youtube by grateful deadrhino big iron bob weir kingfish. Kingfish biography, albums, streaming links allmusic. Kingfish hypnotize 271976 winterland official youtube. Create an account help customer service mobile version affiliate program. Music video by bob weir performing the story of lay my lily down. Provided to youtube by grateful deadrhino goodbye yer honor bob weir kingfish. Jan 04, 2005 listen free to bob weir kingfish lazy lightnin, supplication and more. Live, kingfish, 2003 dvd audio greatest hits live, kingfish, 2003 kingfish and related compilations double dose, kingfish, 1988 relixs best of kingfish, kingfish, 1997 weir here. Weir also founded and played in several other bands during and after his career with the grateful dead, including kingfish, the bob weir band, bobby and the midnites, and his current band, ratdog.
Kingfish is the selftitled first album by the rock band kingfish. Sep 30, 2016 blue mountain is the third solo album by former grateful dead singer and guitarist bob weir, released on september 30, 2016. Kingfish is not to be confused with the bands 1976 debut album, which is also titled kingfish. Indeed, theres a real bar band feel to the whole sound. Kingfish full concert 100475 winterland official youtube. Rather than a detailed discussion of weir s efforts to be a conventional rock star, this post will focus on the history of the bands weir formed in support of that effort, the bob weir band and later bobby and the midnites, covering most of weir s nondead live appearances from 1978 through 1984. Kingfish, bob weir minglewood blues 2015, cd discogs. Listen free to bob weir kingfish lazy lightnin, supplication and more. Most of our posts are either soundboards or audience recordings, all of which are in. Kingfish listen and stream free music, albums, new releases. Kingfish kingfish 1976, research craft press, vinyl discogs.
The official website of bob weir, featuring tour dates, news, music and more. Kingfish had taken the place of the grateful dead as the premier jam band in the bay area after the dead announced their touring retirement in 1974. Supplication by bob weir, john perry barlow kingfish youtube. He is known for his unique style of complex voiceleading, bringing unusual. Kingfish, the band that added bob weir of the grateful dead as an equal member only to be positioned by much of the media as his backup band, gives a spirited performance a year after the bands. Kingfish listen and stream free music, albums, new releases, photos, videos kingfish.
Provided to youtube by grateful deadrhino lazy lightnin bob weir kingfish. Incorrect tag, this is a band effort by kingfish featuring bob weir, not a solo effort. Kingfish bob weir to stream in hifi, or to download in true cd quality on. However, when weir joined in late 1974 after the touring retirement of the grateful dead, it began to look like kingfish was just his backing band for a solo project. Listen to kingfishnation soundcloud is an audio platform that lets you listen to what you love and share the sounds you create lafayette. They clearly dug deep into their mutual love of american roots music to fashion a repertoire that. Kingfish is a san franciscoinfluenced band that originally featured the grateful deads bob weir, singerharpist matthew kelly, bassist dave torbert, guitarist robbie hoddinott, and drummer chris herolo. Weir, a childhood friend of matthew kelly, joined the band in 74 securing them a record deal and bolstering their live performances with his distinctive vocals and unique guitar phrasing. To the town of agua fria rode a stranger one fine day hardly spoke to folks around him, didnt have. Full album, a video on youtube which collects studio quality recordings of the songs that. Kingfish listen and stream free music, albums, new. In 1974, kingfish became more well known, and signed their first record contract, after grateful dead member bob weir, a longtime friend of kellys, joined the band. When they recorded their debut album, the lineup of kingfish included grateful dead rhythm guitarist bob weir. Weir was a member of the band from 1974 to 1976, and left the group shortly after the albums release.
Smart move, because the result was a pretty good album. And of course bobby on sabbatical from the dead read more. Bob weir isnt as weir d in this one as he would be in his subsequent solo works. The grateful dead had worked on songs in the early 1990s for an album that was intended to. Bob weir live at king theatre on 20161014 internet archive. Reconstruction jerry garcia acoustic band jgb kingfish bobby and the. Brilliant performance at calderone concert hall, hempstead, ny on 27th march 1976 includes the entire wlirfm broadcast digitally remastered for enhanced sound quality background liners kingfish was fundamentally different to the more celebrated bands that bob weir and dave torbert hailed from. Bob weir 20161014 kings theatre brooklyn, ny samson co2 foh tascam dr680 mki 1644. Ascap, bmg rights management, and 1 music rights societies.
Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at. Legendary broadcast by wlirfm from the calderone theater, hempstead, long island, new york on the 27th march 1976. A hot little bar band that stayed close to rocks roots, kingfish benefitted from the presence of grateful dead guitarist bob weir. It is weir s first solo studio album since heaven help the fool, released in 1978. Mar 24, 2009 blue mountain is the third solo album by former grateful dead singer and guitarist bob weir, released on september 30, 2016. After the grateful dead disbanded, weir performed with the other ones, later known as the dead, together with other former members of the grateful dead. The best of bob weir, bob weir, 2004 kingfish singles hypnotize supplication, kingfish, 1976, united artists 794. Beyond the lazy lightnin supplication sandwich that is much more polished on this album than in concert, this album has some hidden gems like wild northland and a cover of marty robbins big iron. Kingfish was a world of its own, you had to live it to understand it. Guitarist bob weir and bassist phil lesh played their first of six duo shows last night in new york city. Get youtube premium get youtube tv best of youtube music. Previously out of print, kingfish provides the familiar bay area country rock sound that personifies the 70s dead. Even though it included grateful dead singerguitarist bob weir, the band already had a record deal before weir came on board, and had a fair amount of pedigree with bassist dave torbert from the.
Broken windows dark and sad wheres the light that they once had wheres the light that they once showed wide awake and all alone. Stream adfree or purchase cds and mp3s now on amazon. Kingfish is a san franciscoinfluenced band that originally featured the grateful deads bob weir, singerharpist matthew kelly, bassist dave torbert, guitarist. At a time of introspective change and a pause in the touring schedule for the grateful dead, bob weir combines his talent with songwriter john barlow to make sure the music never stops. Songs and lyrics from reverbnation artist kingfish, blues music from birmingham, al on reverbnation. The album was inspired by his time working as a ranch hand in wyoming when he was fifteen years old. Stream tracks and playlists from kingfishnation on your desktop or mobile device.993 709 857 559 458 630 732 406 884 1642 559 405 1305 353 1090 1250 1263 72 411 1026 216 387 1379 158 1125 337 878 674