Pre-Dead Songs

This lists songs played by members of the Grateful Dead before the Dead was formed.

Mother McCree's Uptown Jug Champions
The Tangent, Palo Alto, CA, July 1964
Overseas Stomp
Ain't It Crazy
Boo Break
Yes She Do, No She Don't (aka "I'm Satisfied")
Memphis Tennessee
Boodle Am Shake
Big Fat Woman
Borneo
My Gal
Shake That Thing
Beat It On Down The Line
Cocaine Habit Blues
Beedle Um Bum
On The Road Again
The Monkey And The Engineer
In The Jailhouse Now
Crazy Words, Crazy Tune (aka "Washington At Valley Forge")
Band Interviews

Black Mountain Boys
March 7 1964
Sourwood Mountain
If I Lose
Homestead On The Farm
Pig In A Pen
Once More
Stoney Creek
Two Little Boys
Salty Dog Blues
Rosa Lee McFall
Teardrops In My Eyes
New River Train
Love Please Come Home
Make Me A Pallet On Your Floor
John Harty

Set Break
Nine Pound Hammer
Darling Alalee
Ocean Of Diamonds
Salt Creek
In The Pines
Banjo Breakdown
When My Blue Moon Turns To Gold Again
She's More To Be Pitied
Black Mountain Rag
True Life Blues
Instrumental
John Harty

March 6 1964
Monroe's Hornpipe
Katie Kline
Homestead On The Farm
Barefoot Nellie
She's More To Be Pitied
Instrumental (Noah's Blues)
Somebody Touched Me
Who Will Sing For Me
Darling Alalee
John Harty

January 1964
Rosa Lee McFall
Sweet Adeline
Standing In The Need Of Prayer
John Harty

January 1964
Katie Kline
Little Georgia Rose
Whose Shoulder Will You Cry On

Unknown 1963-4
Drink Up And Go Home
These Men Of God
Devil's Dream

Pigpen & Peter Albin
The Tangent, 1964
John Henry
Hoochie Coochie Man

The Second Story Men
The Tangent, Palo Alto, CA, 1963
McKernan's Blues
Rocky Mountain Blues

Jerry And Sarah Garcia
The Tangent, Palo Alto, CA, 4 May 1963 plus undated Public Radio broadcast
Deep Elem Blues
Will The Weaver
I Truly Understand
All The Good Times Are Past And Gone
Long Black Veil
The Man Who Wrote 'Home Sweet Home' Never Was A Married Man
Black Mountain Rag
Keno The Rent Man
Foggy Mountain Top

Wildwood Boys
The Tangent, Palo Alto, CA, 23 February 1963
Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms
Introductions
Jerry's Breakdown
Standing In The Need Of Prayer
Mule Skinner Blues
Saturday Night Shuffle
Pike County Breakdown
Come All Ye Fair And Tender Maidens (Little Sparrow)
We Shall Not Be Moved

Hart Valley Drifters
College of San Mateo, CA, 10 November 1962
Tuning
Intro > Handsome Molly
"Cousin Elmer is back"
Pig In A Pen
Banks Of The Ohio
"Cousin Elmer"
Roving Gambler
Nine Pound Hammer
Salty Dog Blues

Garcia & David Nelson
College of San Mateo, CA, 10 November 1962
Intro ("honest Jerry Garcia")
The Miller's Will
Deep Elem Blues
Will The Circle Be Unbroken
I Truly Understand
"Cousin Elmer"
The Raging Sea
Cannonball Blues
The Cuckoo
Man Of Constant Sorrow (Jerry Garcia a capella)

Garcia solo
College of San Mateo, CA, 10 November 1962
Tuning
Little Birdie
Walkin' Boss

Pigpen, Garcia and Mike Sector
Unknown venue, June 1962(?)
Careless Love
In The Pines
Goin' To Chicago
Ninety Nine Years
Blue Goose

Sleepy Hollow Hog Stompers
Jewish Community Center, San Carlos, CA, 11 June 1962
Run Mountain
Billy Grimes The Rover
Cannonball Blues
Devilish Mary
Buckdancer's Choice
Little Birdie
Sally Goodin
Hold The Woodpile Down
Crow Black Chicken
Johnson Boys
Shady Grove
Hop High Ladies
The Sweet Sunny South
All Go Hungry Hash House
Man Of Constant Sorrow
Rabbit Chase
Three Men Went A-Hunting

Garcia with unknown bluegrass band
Burlingame, CA, January 1962
The Willow Garden
Look Up, Look Down That Lonesome Road
Railroad Bill
The Wagoner's Lad
Katie Cruel
Pay Me My Money Down
East Virginia Blues
The Good Old Rebel
The Very Unfortunate Man

Garcia and others
The Chateau, Menlo Park, 18 November 1961
Greenback Dollar
Long Black Veil

Garcia, Leicester & Hunter
Carlos Bookstall, San Carlos CA, July 1961
Poor Ellen Smith
Wildwood Flower
Brown's Ferry Blues
Jesse James
Late Last Night (aka "No One To Stand By Me")
All The Good Times Are Past And Gone
Darling Corey
The Ballad Of Harry Pollitt (aka "Bolshevik In Hell")
Cannonball Blues