The Dean Ween Group Covers Grateful Dead, Plays With Les Claypool At The Capitol Theatre [SBDs]

first_imgThe Dean Ween Group played a phenomenal show opening for The Claypool Lennon Delirium last Saturday night, June 18th. The band immediately got the crowd going with a jammy opener of “Dickie Betts,” followed by the Motorhead-esque “It’s Gonna Be a Long Night” from Ween’s Quebec. The band made it a point to perform the Grateful Dead classic “Stella Blue,” dedicating it to the legendary theatre in which they were performing. The set continued with a sloppy and silly rendition of “I Saw Gener Cryin’ In His Sleep” as well as a hilarious performance of “Fingerbangin’.”The Claypool Lennon Delirium Transcends Universes At The Capitol TheatreLes Claypool joined the band on stage for a captivating collaboration on the Ween favorite “The Mollusk,” which was no doubt one of the highlights of the entire evening. Then the group closed out their set with a jaw-dropping lengthy performance of the Ween tune “The Rift” from Shinola Vol. 1.Listen to audio from the full set, below.Setlist: The Dean Ween Group at The Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NY – 6/18/16Set: Intro, Dickie Betts, It’s Gonna Be A Long Night, Garry, Stella Blue, I Saw Gener Cryin’ In His Sleep, Fingerbangin’, Mercedes Benz, The Mollusk*, The Rift* = w/ Les Claypoollast_img

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