The Arista Years – Grateful Dead – 1996



Album The Arista Years by the band Grateful Dead
Album The Arista Years by the band Grateful Dead

The Arista Years is a two-disc compilation album that showcases the Grateful Dead’s studio and live recordings from their time with Arista Records, between 1977 and 1990.

The album features tracks from eight albums, including Terrapin Station, Shakedown Street, Go to Heaven, Reckoning, Dead Set, In the Dark, Built to Last, and Without a Net. The album was released on October 15, 1996, and contains no new or expanded recordings. It is a comprehensive overview of the band’s musical evolution and experimentation during their Arista years.

If you’re a fan of the Grateful Dead, you owe it to yourself to check out “The Arista Years.” It’s a great introduction to the band’s later work, and it includes some of their most essential songs.

The personnel of the album The Arista Years – Grateful Dead – 1996 are:

  • Jerry Garcia – guitar, vocals
  • Donna Jean Godchaux – vocals
  • Keith Godchaux – keyboards, vocals
  • Mickey Hart – drums
  • Bill Kreutzmann – drums
  • Phil Lesh – bass
  • Brent Mydland – keyboards, vocals
  • Bob Weir – guitar, vocals

Source: Wikipedia


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