Grateful Dead* ‎– Blues For Allah

Audio Fidelity (3) ‎– AFZLP 121
Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, Numbered, Reissue, Remastered, 180 Gram, Gatefold

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This Side
A1a Help On The Way
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
A1b Slipknot!
Written-By – Kreutzmann*, Weir*, Garcia*, Godchaux*, Lesh*
A2 Franklin's Tower
Written-By – Kreutzmann*, Garcia*, Hunter*
King Solomon's Marbles
A3a Part I: Stronger Than Dirt
Written-By – Lesh*
A3b Part II: Milkin' The Turkey
Written-By – Kreutzmann*, Hart*, Lesh*
A4 The Music Never Stopped
Lyrics By – John Barlow*Reeds, Flute – Stephen Schuster*Written-By – Weir*, Barlow*
The Other Side
B1 Crazy Fingers
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
B2 Sage & Spirit
Written-By – Weir*
B3a Blues For Allah
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
B3b Sand Castles & Glass Camels
Written-By – Kreutzmann*, Weir*, D. Godchaux*, Garcia*, K. Godchaux*, Hart*, Lesh*
B3c Unusual Occurrences In The Desert
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*

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Limited Edition [Numbered to 5,000 pressings]. 180+ Pure Virgin Vinyl. Analogue Pressing. Specially Remastered For This LP.

Recorded At Ace's [Mill Valley, California between June 4 and July 13, 1975]

All selections published by Ice Nine Publishing Co., Inc. (ASCAP)

Mastering for this LP at Cohearent Audio

℗ 1975. This Reissue ℗ 2011, © 1975 & 2011 Grateful Dead Productions. Manufactured by Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warner Music Group Company. Marketed by Audio Fidelity. Made in the U.S.A.

© MCMLXXV Grateful Dead Records, San Rafael, Ca.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • ASIN: B004YJZ5GM
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Barcode (Text): 7 80014 21211 7
  • Barcode (String & Scanned): 780014212117
  • Other (Original LP Catalog # Inside The Gatefold Jacket): GD-LA494-G
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Etching): AFZ LP-121-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Etching): AFZ LP-121-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Processing Plant Etching): 19833.1(3)
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Processing Plant Etching): 19833.2(3)
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A & B Lacquer Cutting Engineer Initials / Lacquer Cutting Facility Initials Etching): KPG@CA

Other Versions (5 of 67) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
GD-LA494-G The Grateful Dead Blues For Allah(LP, Album) Grateful Dead Records GD-LA494-G US 1975 Sell This Version
D 55.940, D-55940 The Grateful Dead Blues For Allah(Cass, Album) United Artists Records, United Artists Records D 55.940, D-55940 Spain Unknown Sell This Version
GD-LA494-G The Grateful Dead Blues For Allah(LP, Album) Dideca GD-LA494-G Guatemala 1975 Sell This Version
UAS 29.895 The Grateful Dead Blues For Allah(LP, Album) United Artists Records UAS 29.895 France 1975 Sell This Version
GP 572 The Grateful Dead Blues For Allah(LP, Album, Promo, RE) Grateful Dead Records GP 572 Japan 1978 Sell This Version


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October 25, 2015
SOMEBODY SELL ME A COPY OF THIS!!! I've managed to get Shakedown and Bears Choice from this AF series and they sound SO AMAZING! Especially Shakedown Street. This is at the top of my want list and seems it will always be! :( "Charlie Brown sigh and UGGGGH"