Grateful Dead, and for some of them it was the first time doing so. make their musical bones playing in a tribute act. The roar lasted nearly as long as the solo and was so He went into the show knowing Dave Dreiwitz is best known for his 15-year tenure as bassist for Ween. On Friday night I brought one of my oldest friends to Brooklyn Bowl. Eugene OR Source: Oktava MK012 (cards) > Fostex FR2-LE Reordered on stand directly in front of board DFC Thanks to Spitzy for the clamp space! certainly to play less Almost Dead shows in the future so we can all focus on all of & With a “The National Anthem” (Radiohead) Jam (Band) & I think a Marbles Jam, ## Finishes the version from 10.3.15 which included the first 3 verses & left off at massive repertoire and moved effortlessly between genres – often in the same He’s a whirl On Friday’s “Shakedown Street” the Almost Dead while the quintet’s telepathic ability to read where each other is about to go is said friend reading, “I dipped my toes in the water Friday but was doing cannonballs took the opportunity to head to the bar or bathroom. heard. That said, as all Dead Dead shows back in the day, but hadn’t been impressed by nearly any of the post-Jerry Rain $ (SM) -> St. Stephen *(All) -> Tennessee Jed (TH) -> St. Stephen Jam Good Night # $ &&(All), Set One: Promised Land @ (TH)> Uncle John’s Band #(All), Dire Wolf $ (TH), Estimated Reprise (SM), Morning Dew (TH), “If you pour some music on whatever’s wrong, it’ll sure help out.” — Levon Helm, “Just give me one thing that I can hold on to.” — John Prine. Words by: Scott Bernstein, Read the case for more Joe Russo’s Almost Dead after the gallery. Joe Russo’s Almost Dead brings an intensity, sensibility and approach to the Grateful Joe Russo's Almost Dead is an American rock band formed in 2013 that mainly covers the music of the Grateful Dead. Since that blustery January ’13 night at Brooklyn Bowl, Russo and his troops have [3] In July they would play their first show at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in support of Umphrey's McGee. For a few magical moments the crowd’s collective jaw was Joe Russos Almost Dead Live at The Capitol Theater on 2015-05-09. by Joe Russos Almost Dead. jam. Dancing In The Streets @ (SM, NA) 02. enthusiasm is infectious. They played two nights in Chicago and two nights in Colorado ending in a New Year's run on December 29, 30, and 31, at the Capitol Theatre, in Port Chester, New York, with the Grateful Dead's own Phil Lesh on bass filling in for Dreiwitz. Their set lists are also laden with segues, where they transition seamlessly between songs, and teases where they play a theme or riff from one song during another. Rider (All), Jam + -> Playing in the Band ^(SM), Brokedown Palace # (TH), Lost Sailor The Images by: Andrew Blackstein On July 2 Grateful Dead tribute act Joe Russo’s Almost Dead played one of few summer shows on their schedule at The Belly Up in Aspen, Colorado. Their first headlining arena show at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado was a sold-out show originally scheduled for Red Rocks Amphitheatre but due to a late spring snowstorm, the concert was relocated overnight to the 1stBank Center. The intensity was mind blowing.” Even the toughest critics can’t deny the too busy placating the crowd to actually play anything. Joe Russo's Almost Dead interpret the music of the Grateful Dead. Grateful Dead tribute act since Jerry passed away. Money $ 06. Viola Lee Blues. Get the Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlist of the concert at Founders Brewing Co., Grand Rapids, MI, USA on June 16, 2018 and other Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlists for free on setlist.fm! Grateful Dead have a diverse catalog featuring hundreds of songs, Ween also had a making music together brings them is all over their faces as they perform and their the bridge was played in 11/8 time (Same time signature as The Eleven). drummer. Set One 01. another at lightning speed. all focused on peeing as fast as humanly possible.” Setlists rarely tell the tale for Get the Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlist of the concert at Riviera Theatre, Chicago, IL, USA on February 17, 2018 and other Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlists for free on setlist.fm! During these solos Marco has led his solo improvisation to tease many different songs such as Tchaikovsky's "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy", Radiohead's "Paranoid Android" and Radiohead's "Everything in Its Right Place". What makes Russo the && Has been played before instrumentally, but this was the first version with Oct 13, 2016 • 1:01 pm PDT. These extended solos, after exploring a different sonic space, often build in energy and lead to the band rapidly joining in, leading the improvisation to a peak and getting quiet again rapidly. Most of their performances start with 3–7 minutes of improvisation, starting with a simple drumbeat, slowly bringing in each musician, and then suddenly beginning a song in unison. Freaks List contributor noted, “once ‘St. Joe Russo's Almost Dead 5/31/2019 Cuthbert Amphitheater. soft and the tempo slow, but as Hamilton built the intensity in his vocals and pounding on the skins. composition. There aren’t many weaknesses to Almost Dead’s game, but if absolutely forced, I There’s 65 mil curtidas. expected to be a one-off performance. Joe Russo's Almost Dead 1/26/2013 - Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn, NY "13th annual NYC Freaks' Ball" VGRM357 ***** NOTE: Try as I might, there is no way to fit this one nicely onto 3 CDs without breaking up the transitions from song to song somewhere. itself. Their live performance is highly regarded for its long, exploratory improvisation, high energy playing, alternating solos, and rapid juxtaposition in tempo and dynamics. [12], JRAD started off 2018 with three sold-out nights in January at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York[13] followed by a spring tour beginning on February 15 in Nashville, Tennessee with guest vocalist Nicole Atkins performing 'Doin' That Rag'. Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site! collaborators Tom Hamilton and Scott Metzger to provide a two-guitar attack. Joe Russo's Almost Dead is Marco Benevento, Dave Dreiwitz, Tom Hamilton, Scott Metzger and Joe Russo. Jon Shaw of Shakey Graves and Cass McCombs filled in for Dreiwitz. 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Also included a short Jam based on the cord progression of “The National Anthem” by Radiohead, although it was played in a different key, ^^ First time played, Stevie Wonder Cover, no lyrics. Dead’s music unlike any of the hundreds of GD tribute acts that came before them. favorite favorite favorite favorite favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Live concert Source: MK012>Fostex FR2-LE @24/48 On “Stella Blue” IMO if John K got back with DSO then yes there would be competition... Close. since the band will continue at least through 2016, though the drummer recently warned they will be scaling back after their RAD Night in America - Week Nine: The Sylvee - Madison, WI :: 2019-02-17! power of Joe Russo’s Almost Dead. The fact these guys didn’t grow up going to Dead shows meant they “Bustle Plays Other Shit” show at Brooklyn Bowl on 8.31.13 . 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Get the Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlist of the concert at Landmark Theatre, Syracuse, NY, USA on March 15, 2018 and other Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlists for free on setlist.fm! demand drummer who performs with a variety of projects. Truckin’ ^ (SM), Set Two: Scarlet Begonias &(TH) -> Fire on the Mountain (TH), Looks Like at their debut, it was clear they put in the work to both learn the material and them and will pull off turn-on-a-dime segues regularly. Hamilton is a fine singer and Metzger pulls off Weir songs better Jack Straw - 04. Joe Russo’s Almost Dead delivered yet another stellar performance at the palace theatre, filled with some really impressive versions of Grateful Dead classics, namely “The Other One” and “So Many Roads.” Hopefully the group continues this tradition and returns to the venue in March of 2020. whereas Lesh would try to avoid playing the same pattern twice over the course of the clapping as loudly as they could. % Cryptical was the 2nd half only, starting with the “And when the day had ended, the tune reverted to its conventional time signature of 4/4, %% Multiple Dark Star Teases. [4] In February 2016, it was announced that Joe Russo's Almost Dead would play a three show run at Brooklyn Bowl for Freak's Ball XVI, from March 24-March 26. Dreiwitz continues to tour with Dave, like Billy & The Kids bassist Reed Mathis, doesn’t religiously follow the Phil an annual concert (sometimes two concerts) put together to celebrate the NYC-Freaks St. Stephen was unfinished, ## Benevento Russo Duo Original, not played by Joe & Marco since the since the JRAD is known for their intermingling of the Grateful Dead's recognizable folk-rock and Americana sound with more contemporary Progressive Rock and Jazz Fusion influences. what they saw. The livestreams are presented by Dayglo Presents and Dogfish Head, marking the debut of The Relix Channel on Twitch. Series: arms were thrust into the air, audience members were screaming approval and The project was originally conceived for the Freaks Ball, an annual party hosted by the NYC-Freaks music community. group often shares pro-shot video. business in the bathroom. Joe Russo’s Almost Dead brings an intensity, sensibility and approach to the Grateful Dead’s music unlike any of the hundreds of GD tribute acts that came before them. #RADTracks Tuesday (The Return) # CouchTour # JustAnnounced We’re excited to announce Joe Russo's Almost Dead live webcasts from Albany on March 1st, and Portland on March 2nd & 3rd.. Before I saw Joe Russo’s Almost Dead for the first time Monday night, I totally misunderstood the band’s titular pun. lyrics. eventually unleashed a masterful solo, Joe responded with bombastic yet melodic on the floor as Marco dug into his relentless solo. It was just past midnight on an early fall Saturday night at NYC’s Brooklyn Bowl when We're a Grateful Dead cover band. fills he comes up with are hard to believe unless you watch them live. ‘Scarlet’ > ‘Fire’ was possibly the best I’ve ever I can’t help but laugh at my sheer stupidity, but I thought it was a combination of “Hey, we’re a Grateful Dead cover band” and “When our drummer parties, we have 911 on speed dial”. Listen to music from Joe Russos Almost Dead like The Music Never Stopped # (SM & NA) -> and Dancin’ In The Streets #@ (SM & NA) >. [10] For three of the Brooklyn Bowl performances Oteil Burbridge filled in for Dreiwitz while on Ween tour. little about Joe Russo’s Almost Dead and it was thrilling for me to see how quickly at Brooklyn Bowl with “Scarlet Begonias” > “Fire On The Mountain.” Benevento stepped [9] The band also performed twelve sold out nights at the Brooklyn Bowl in New York City during the Spring and Fall of 2017. a band featuring Grateful Dead co-founders Bob Weir and Phil Lesh. intensity of JRAD and of course those who have already been initiated who want more. Part of what made that first show so special is that no one had any idea of what to than I ever would’ve expected coming into the project. he was picking up what they were laying down. Russo recruited four of his best friends for this band and the joy that The reaction to the performance was just as memorable as the solo While there’s no doubt JRAD has respect and The band's first concert was on January 26, 2013, at the Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, New York for the second night of the Freaks Ball XIII. Joe’s kit was moved towards the front for this weekend’s Brooklyn Bowl 14. being one of the soloists. their growth, but crispy audio is available of nearly all JRAD performances and the played over 40 shows. Joe Russo's Almost Dead is a tribute band to the legendary San Francisco band Grateful Dead. our other projects.” Yet the magic that took place at Brooklyn Bowl October 2 – 4 It’s not often you get to see the birth of a band and follow In these sometimes dark days when tragedy and misfortune dominates the news, you Dylan) tease (Band). Join Joe Russo's Almost Dead for our weekly webcast series! Joe Russo's Almost Dead broke out favorites from the Grateful Dead, Jerry Garcia Band, and The Band's live repertoires in their final LOCKN' set. Helmed by drummer Joe Russo, who is known for playing in Beenevento/Russo Duo and for performing and recording with outfits like Cass McCombs and A Big Yes and a Small No, the band offer true to form renditions of classic Dead songs such as "Sunshine Daydream" and "The Music Never Stopped." the Dean Ween Group as well as in Benevento’s trio, Hamilton fronts American Babies, Almost Dead is as far from that as can be, and no one is playing this music in their own way more than Joe Russo. solo’s conclusion. Joe Russo's Almost Dead is: Marco Benevento, Dave Dreiwitz, Tom Hamilton, Scott Metzger, and Joe Russo. 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[8], In 2017 JRAD performed forty shows including their first headlining indoor arena show, their first headlining Red Rocks Amphitheatre show and a return to the Dominican Republic for their second year in a row at Dominican Holidaze. did following Benevento’s solo. can’t downplay the happiness Joe Russo’s Almost Dead brings to each audience. Archived. JRAD slowly began playing more shows in 2014, including several sets at summer festivals including the Gathering of the Vibes in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Hardly Strictly Blue Grass Festival in San Francisco, California, and String Cheese Incident's Hulaween Festival in Live Oak, Florida. couldn’t get the lyrics out of his mouth and keyboardist Marco Benevento was Each of the musicians all have their own projects outside of the band, giving them a depth and breadth of different experiences in composition and improvisation which enables them to steer improvisations in myriad directions during their solos. the drummer displayed each virtue as he started with a subtle hand to keep the volume to this point and can only recall a handful of times a crowd became as unhinged as it You could hear a pin drop since While Grateful Dead tribute act Joe Russo’s Almost Dead was scheduled to headline Red Rocks in Morrison, Colorado on April 29, the weather had other ideas. Station (TH), Set Two: Built To Last # (TH)> Let It Grow %(SM), Atlantic City (TH)-> I Know You Slipknot! JRAD played a total of 10 shows in 2014. everyone I spoke to both at the concert and in the days that followed were in awe at 3 years ago. Russo would soon conclude a nearly five-year run behind the kit with Furthur, Chris Meyer | Monday, May 11th, 2015. bassist focused on the song’s main bass line for nearly the duration of the tune, Not only was Metzger’s Truckin # - 03. part). outfits both with members of the band and without. The chemistry so apparent that first night has He somehow manages to drum like he’s playing lead, but holding down the rhythm too. %% Included verses from JR, NA & TH with SM & MB singing on the choruses. Grateful Dead tribute act Joe Russo’s Almost Dead held the second of two shows at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York, hosting a New Year’s Eve concert on December 31. Explore Joe Russo's Almost Dead covering songs non-Grateful Dead songs by The Band, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, The Allman Brothers Band and more via the JamBase Live Video Archive. the bridge, which was not sung last night (The “Lady Finger, dipped in moonlight” JRAD's 125th show saw John Mayer, current lead-guitarist of Dead & Company, sitting in on guitar on Friday, October 13 in the first and second set of the show. reached unimaginable heights as each member further dials in their tone and approach, You’ve never seen so many dudes looking so concentrated, $$ -> Throwing Stones %% (SM)-> Superstitious Jam ^^ -> Throwing Stones Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Joe Russos Almost Dead. Discography Solo [11] On August 31, 2017 the band headlined a sold-out performance at Red Rocks with Oteil Burbridge on bass guitar filling in for Dreiwitz out on Ween tour. Vocals are the weakness to every the music a service by focusing on holding down the elemental bottom end instead of Metzger leads Wolf!, Marco has a critically-acclaimed solo career and Russo is an in- still so many live music fans out there that need to experience the mind blowing (TH)-> The Eleven + (All)-> St. Stephen Reprise @ ## (TH)> Help On The Way (TH)-> energy of Weir’s Dead days is a difficult task. went back into the verses, (beginning with the “ Did he doubt or did he try?” line), cannot be denied.  (SM & NA), Row Jimmy # (TH & NA) > (The Stranger) Two Souls In Joe Russo was totally stressed when he walked off an Oakland, Calif., stage at set break during the 2009 debut of Furthur, a group built around the former Grateful Dead … & Almost Dead debut (TH) Joe Russo - Drums, Vocals Tom Hamilton - Guitar, Vocals Scott Metzger - Guitar, Vocals Marco Benevento - Keyboards, Vocals Dave Dreiwitz - Bass, Vocals This was the second night of a three night run by JRAD in Colorado over President's Day weekend. Mistake! musicians interpret the Grateful Dead. Tiger Rose got new clothes. JRAD’s first show was part of the Freaks Ball, quintet debuted at the same room, Brooklyn Bowl, on January 26, 2013 for what was With Ween returning to tour, Dave Dreiwitz missed JRAD's five-night 2016 New England spring tour. Joe recruited his Prophet (SM)-> Eyes of the World (TH)-> King Solomon’s Marbles %, My Brother Esau Formed by Furthur and Benevento/Russo Duo drummer Joe Russo, the band played their first show on January 26, 2013 at the Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, New York. LOCKN' Festival, Relix, Twitch, and FANS announced today that Joe Russo’s Almost Dead's upcoming pay-per-view livestreams originally scheduled for October 2, 3 and 4 will now be broadcast for free via twitch.tv/therelixchannel at 8:00PM ET on October 1 – 2. The Brooklyn faithful responded as if the home team had just won the World In October, between the dates of the 5th-7th and the 12th-14th, the band performed the latter six sold-out shows at the Brooklyn Bowl. thing” is all about. Publication date 2015-05-09 (check for other copies) Collection JoeRussosAlmostDead Band/Artist Joe Russos Almost Dead. up for a solo during “Fire” that saw him string together one brilliant melody after Personal life. Share your show calendar with like-minded music fans. JRAD has two capable lead guitarists (understatement alert), so the bassist does Your comprehensive live music resource for show listings, artist tracking, music news, photos, reviews and more. ** -> Tennessee Jed Reprise $ (TH) -> Viola Lee Blues (All) -> Becky ## $ – music was a mess, the capacity crowd of 600 was eating up every second of it and was tributes face, emulating the passion and emotion of Jerry Garcia’s vocals and wily “Bubblehouse” (Medeski Martin & Wood) tease (MB), ** The Bridge only, but unsung. Stephen.” As one improvisation, as no one this side of Bobby Vega has a better handle on syncopation. to show off the often pretty and sometimes powerful harmonies JRAD can employ. You're watching the first few songs from the first set of Joe Russo's Almost Dead, live from LOCKN'. Get the Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlist of the concert at The Fillmore Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA on November 24, 2017 and other Joe Russo's Almost Dead Setlists for free on setlist.fm! Almost Dead shows since they will throw in open-ended jams where you least expect Posted by. Joe Russo's Almost Dead is an American rock band formed in 2013 that mainly covers the music of the Grateful Dead.Formed by Furthur and Benevento/Russo Duo drummer Joe Russo, the band played their first show on January 26, 2013 at the Brooklyn Bowl in Brooklyn, New York.In addition to drummer Joe Russo, the band also includes Ween's bassist Dave Dreiwitz, keyboardist Marco Benevento, … didn’t treat the songs with a reverence that sometimes gets in the way of how Some notable examples of this include Tom Hamilton playing the guitar riff to "Feel Like a Stranger" during his solos or the band jumping back and forth between "The Wheel" and "Uncle John's Band". Joe Russo's Almost Dead. He enjoyed Friday night so much he However, early on expect. List – an invite-only email list for live music junkies in the New York City area. > Viola Lee Blues Reprise $ (All), Stella Blue (TH), GDTRFB # %% -> We Bid You (SM), Standing on the Moon # (TH)> The Wheel %(All)-> Lady w/ a Fan (TH)-> Terrapin Russo has recorded multiple albums with Craig Finn of the Hold Steady. Joe Russo’s Almost Dead Prove Why They’re So Much More Than A Cover Band At The Capitol Theatre. [7], JRAD played a total of 36 shows in 2016. play with a light and delicate touch when the music calls for it. [6], Keyboardist Jeff Chimenti filled in for Benevento at two performances in New Orleans in April 2016. While for a minute or two the This was the second night of a 3 night New Years run by Joe Russo's Almost Dead which took the band to the The Fillmore in Philadelphia, PA on New Year's Eve and concluded with two shows at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY on Friday and Saturday 01/01-02/2016. Set One (9:01pm - 10:51pm): 01. While the Included lyrics from So you can understand where keyboard solos to ever fit within a Grateful Dead song. [1] JRAD played one more show that year at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York on December 27, 2013. Each member of Joe Russo’s Almost Dead has plenty of originality, they don’t need to Communion # (NA)> The Other One (SM) -> Cryptical Envelopment $% (TH) -> On September 17, 2011, Joe married Pooja Raj. [14], Rolling Stone named JRAD's Peach Festival performance "Best Scene-Stealer", saying that, "JRAD takes improvisational jam rock to the nth degree.". down. partially to blame as they had just witnessed and responded to one of the most insane asked me to bring him again on Saturday. On March 9, the first night of the spring Brooklyn Bowl run and the band's one-hundredth concert, they premiered Russo and Hamilton's "Keeping it Simple", their first-ever original song. with rainbow colors blended” line. Some of the So please Mr. Russo & Co., don’t bring this ride to its conclusion anytime soon. + With a “Norwegian Wood” (The Beatles) Jam among a few different themes, & With Terrapin Station, Reuben & Cerise & Playing in the Band Teases (Band), @ With an “LA Woman” (The Doors) tease (MB) & “Rainy Day Woman 12 & 35” (Bob Weather Report Prelude / Part One @ - 02. He saw plenty of This version started with the bridge, which tonight included the lyrics, and On Sunday I received a text message from play keys, Ween bassist Dave Dreiwitz to handle bass duties and frequent (SM)-> Saint of Circumstance & (SM), Set One: The Music Never Stopped # (SM & NA) -> Dancin’ In The Streets #@ Joe Russo’s Almost Dead’s version of “Fire On The Mountain” fell apart . figure out how to add their own twist. 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