19 shows

2017 Setlists

Friday, December 29, 2017
A VERY GRATEFUL HOLIDAY
The Rex Theater
with Special Guests, Randy Baumann from WDVE & Eric Brewer
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SET I: Music Never Stopped > Sugaree > Music Never Stopped, Lazy Lightning > Supplication, Friend Of The Devil,
Tennessee Jed, Mission In The Rain, Bertha > China Cat Sunflower > I Know You Rider.
SET II: Might As Well, Shakedown Street, Eyes Of The World > Estimated Prophet > Hard To Handle > St. Stephen >
Crazy Fingers > Stella Blue > Saint Of Circumstance > Turn On Your Lovelight.
ENCORE: U.S. Blues, A Little Help From My Friends.

Saturday, December 9, 2017
The Brown Hotel
with Special Guest, Kip Lieber

SET I: Mississippi 1/2-Step Uptown Toodeloo > That's What Love Will Make You Do, Mama Tried > Jackson,
Don't Think Twice - It's All Right, Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues, Only You Know & I Know, (Like A) Firefly*,
New Speedway Boogie.
SET II: Hey Pocky Way, Hell In A Bucket, Stir It Up#$, Scarlet Begonias > Fire On The Mountain, Truckin' >
Ship Of Fools, Right Beside Me**, Boogie On Reggae Woman > Throwin' Stones$ > Casey Jones.
ENCORE: White Rabbit > One More Saturday Night.
# with Jason David Gamble on vocals
$ with Tina Eckburg on hand drum

Saturday, November 25, 2017
THANKSGIVING WEEKEND PAUSE
Moondog's
with Special Guest, Bill Maruca
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SET I:
Golden Road (To Unlimited Devotion) > Aiko! Aiko!, You Never Can Tell, Ramble On Rose, Long Way To Go >
Cumberland Blues, Cassidy, Back On The Train, Brown Eyed Woman, Blow Away.
SET II: Help On The Way > Slipknot! > Never Alone*, Alligator > After Midnight > Eleanor Rigby > After Midnight, 
I'd Rather Go Blind, All Along The Watchtower > Dear Mr. Fantasy, Good Lovin'.
ENCORE: Liberty
* written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad
Last "Brown Eyed Woman" 10-1-16 (21 shows)
Last "Help On The Way > Slipknot!" 10-1-16 (21 shows)
Last "All Along The Watchtower" 1-30-16 (33 shows)
Last "I'd Rather Go Blind" 7-9-16 (25 shows)

 

Saturday, October 28, 2017
ANNUAL HALLOWEEN PAUSE
Squirrel Hill Sports Bar
with Special Guest, Kip Lieber

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SET I: Hell In A Bucket, Bertha, West L.A. Fadeaway, High Time, Midnight Moonlight, Friend Of The Devil,
Dire Wolf, Weather Report Suite: Prelude > Part I > Let It Grow (Part II), Might As Well.
SET II: Wolfman's Brother > Estimated Prophet > Hey Pocky Way, Dark Star > Ship Of Fools > Katie Moon* >
Truckin' > Easy Wind > Dark Star > Turn On Your Lovelight.
ENCORE: Werewolves Of London > White Rabbit > Let's Spend The Night Together.

Saturday, October 7, 2017
Sputsy's Pub & Grill
Music 4 Meningitis
with Special Guest, Bill Maruca
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Jack Straw > Franklin's Tower, Althea, Sittin' On Top Of The World, Long Way To Go,
Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again, That's What Love Will Make You Do, All Over Now,
Hard To Handle > Promised Land.
ENCORE: Mary Jane's Last Dance+, I've Got A Feeling > Good Lovin'.
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE (for Tom Petty)

Saturday, September 30, 2017
AcoustiCAUSE
Four Seasons Brewery
with Special Guest, Kip Lieber
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SET I: Uncle John's Band > Shady Grove, El Paso, And It Stoned Me, Mama Tried > Jackson, Friend Of The Devil,
Ramble On Rose, Bird Song > Norwegian Wood+ > Bird Song > Uncle John's Band.
SET II: Dark Hollow, Can't Find My Way Home, Sophia*, Eyes Of The World > My Sisters & Brothers, Slip Slidin' Away+,
Boogie On Reggae Woman > Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad > Love The One You're With > I Know You Rider.
ENCORE: Back On The Train, Ripple.
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE
* written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad
last "Sophia" 9-24-16 (19 shows)

Saturday, September 9, 2017
REUBEN'S PAINTED MANDOLIN
James Street Ballroom
with Special Guest, Bill Maruca
SET I:
Sugaree, Second That Emotion, Mission In The Rain, Catfish John, Tough Mama, Russian Lullaby, Midnight Moonlight,
Deal.
SET II: I'll Take A Melody, Simple Twist Of Fate+, Reuben & Cerise, Someday Baby, After Midnight > Eleanor Rigby+ >
After Midnight, Rhapsody In Red, Tangled Up In Blue.
ENCORE: Mystery Train.
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE

Saturday, August 26, 2017
FEASTIVAL
McKees Rocks Outdoor Stage
with Special Guests, Jeff Mattson & Lisa Mackey from Dark Star Orchestra and Randy Baumann from WDVE
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Scarlet Begonias > Sugaree, Black Throated Wind, Loose Lucy, You Ain't Woman Enough+, Loser, Ship Of Fools,
Never Alone*, Blow Away.
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE
* written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad

Friday, August 4, 2017
AcoustiCAUSE
Moondog's
with Special Guests, Michael Hoernig, Cherylann Hawk, Al Reiber & Kevin Ward
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SET I:
Deal, Peggy-O, Loser, Althea, Friend Of The Devil*, Dire Wolf, Standing On The Moon,
Bird Song*, My Sisters & Brothers+, That's What Love Will Make You Do,
Dupree's Diamond Blues*, Ripple*.
SET II: Little Sadie, It Must Have Been The Roses, Brokedown Palace, The Harder They Come+,
Franklin's Tower*+$, Jack-A-Roe$, High Time*, Scarlet Begonias > Sugaree, Black Peter,
Mission In The Rain, Might As Well*.
ENCORE: And We Bid You Goodnight*+.
* with Cherylann Hawk
+ with Al Reiber
$ with Kevin Ward

Friday, July 14, 2017
GRATEFUL DEAD NIGHT at PNC PARK
Pirates vs Cardinals
Stage on Federal Street
with Special Guest, Bill Maruca
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Truckin', Bertha, Shakedown Street, Golden Road (To Unlimited Devotion), Sugar Magnolia,
Hard To Handle, Aiko! Niko!, Hey Pocky Way, Touch Of Grey, U.S. Blues, Ripple.
ENCORE: One More Saturday Night.

Saturday, July 8, 2017
POTTER COUNTY XXIV
with Special Guests, Michael Hoernig, Alison Schelin, Cherylann Hawk, Jon Hoernig, Andrea Pearl & Ellen Salcedo
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SET I: Box Of Rain, Sugaree, My Brother Esau, High Time, Rhiannon+, Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues.
SET II: Passenger, Lazy Lightning > Supplication, Dupree's Diamond Blues, Deal, Bertha,
Greatest Story Ever Told, Might As Well, Scarlet Begonias > Fire On The Mountain, Cosmic Charlie,
Strange Man, Superfly*, Never Alone**, Loose Lucy, Music Never Stopped >
Turn On Your Lovelight.
ENCORE: U.S. Blues
* written by Michael Hoernig & Pat Kelly
** written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad

Saturday, June 24, 2017
James Street Ballroom
with Special Guests, Patti Spadaro, Cherylann Hawk, & Ellen Salcedo
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SET I:
Shakedown Street*, Long Way To Go* > Me & My Uncle,
Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again, High Time+,
Lazy Lightning+ > Supplication+, Mr. Charlie*+, It Must Have Been The Roses+,
Might As Well*+.
SET II: Crazy Fingers* > Hey Pocky Way+, He's Gone+ > Gimme Some Lovin'*+,
Never Alone^+ > Boogie On Reggae Woman > Never Alone^+, Right Beside Me^+, 
Let Me Roll It+ > Turn On Your Lovelight.
ENCORE: Julius*+.
* with Ellen Salcedo
+ with Cherylann Hawk
^ written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad

Saturday, May 20, 2017
Squirrel Hill Sports Bar
GRATEFUL DEAD SHOW RE-CREATION NIGHT
with Special Guest, Randy Baumann
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SET I:
 Bertha, Cassidy, Deal, Jack Straw, Peggy-O, All New Minglewood Blues,
Mississippi 1/2-Step Uptown Toodeloo > Big River, Tennessee Jed,
Music Never Stopped.
SET II: Terrapin Station, Samson & Delilah, Friend Of The Devil, Estimated Prophet,
Eyes Of The World > Drums > The Wheel > Wharf Rat > Around & Around.
ENCORE: U.S. Blues
FILLER: Sugaree > Morning Dew.
Setlist originally played by the Grateful Dead on 5-7-77 at Boston Garden.

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Crafthouse Stage & Grill
with Special Guests, Mark Unruh & John Bigham
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SET I:
Sugar Magnolia > Scarlet Begonias > Sugaree, Dupree's Diamond Blues,
That's What Love Will Make You Do, Lazy River Road, I've Got A Feeling, Peggy-O,
Back On The Train, Friend Of The Devil, Deal.
SET II: Midnight Moonlight, Stir It Up, Right Beside Me*, Mr. Charlie, Cumberland Blues, 
New Speedway Boogie > St. Stephen > Boogie On Reggae Woman > Katie Moon* >
White Rabbit.
ENCORE: One More Saturday Night > Sunshine Daydream.
* written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad

Saturday, April 1, 2017
B-CAUSE & The Hitchhikers
Four Seasons Brewing Co.
with Special Guests, Brad Rhea on Bass & Bob "Crafty" Crafton on Pedal Steel Guitar
SET I:
Dire Wolf, Long Way To Go > Jackson, It Must Have Been The Roses, Friend Of The Devil, El Paso,
High Time, Beat It On Down The Line, Don't Think Twice - It's All Right, Bird Song > Ripple.
SET II: Truckin' > Man Of Constant Sorrow, On The Road Again, Can't Find My Way Home >
Uncle John's Band > The Wheel > Ship Of Fools > Throwin' Stones > Turn On Your Lovelight.
ENCORE: Deep Elem Blues, Deal.
(David Tauberg was in Australia)

Saturday, March 18, 2017
The Rex Theater
18th Annual D-JAM
Benefit for Just Harvest
with Special Guests, Jeff Mattson (Dark Star Orchestra) on Guitar, Lisa Ann Mackey (Dark Star Orchestra) on Vocals, Randy Baumann (WDVE) on Keys and Bill Maruca on Keys
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SET I: Let The Good Times Roll > Jack Straw, Mississippi 1/2-Step Uptown Toodeloo,
Boogie On Reggae Woman > Ballad Of A Thin Man, I'll Be With Thee, My Sisters & Brothers, Loser,
Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues, Tennessee Jed > Might As Well.
SET II: China Cat Sunflower > Love The One You're With > I Know You Rider, Saint Of Circumstance,
Chimes Of Freedom+, Body Parts (Anatomy of a Breakup)*+, Eyes Of The World > Let Me Roll It, Think,
The Wheel > Bertha > Good Lovin'.
ENCORE: Promised Land$, Touch Of Grey, Brokedown Palace.
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE
* written by Jeff Mattson


Saturday, February 12, 2017
The Rex Theater
Opening for Donna The Buffalo
with Special Guest, Bill Maruca on Keys

Never Alone* > Franklin's Tower, Ramble On Rose, You Never Can Tell, Beat It On Down The Line,
Oh! Darling, Right Beside Me* > Bertha.
* written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad

Saturday, January 28, 2017
Moondog's
with Special Guest, Bill Maruca on Keys
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SET I:
Hey Pocky Way, All That You Dream, Sugaree, My Brother Esau, Sittin' On Top Of The World,
Lie Better Than That*, Ophelia, And It Stoned Me, Weather Report Suite: Prelude > Part I >
Let It Grow (Part II).
SET II: Aiko! Aiko! > The Banana Boat Song+ > Man Smart/Woman Smarter, Boogie On Reggae Woman >
Never Alone**, Ship Of Fools, Right Beside Me** > Eyes Of The World > The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down > Turn On Your Lovelight.
ENCORE: Let's Spend The Night Together.
* written by David Tauberg
** written by Eric "Pappy" Weingrad
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE
Last "Ophelia" 5-26-12 (87 shows)
Last "Man Smart/Woman Smarter" 2-9-11 (113 shows) 



Saturday, January 14, 2017
Moondog's
Jill's Birthday Party
with Special Guests, John Burgh on Keys and Andrea Pearl on Vocals
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SET I:
Deal, Cold Rain & Snow, Get Back, Mama Tried > Cumberland Blues, Oh! Darling, West L.A. Fadeaway, Passenger*, Loose Lucy*, Blow Away.
SET II: Expressway To Your Heart Jam, Stand Back+, Samson & Delilah, Alligator > The Other One >
Easy Wind, Bertha* > Crazy Fingers* > Let Me Roll It*, Hard To Handle, Estimated Prophet > White Rabbit.
ENCORE: A Little Help From My Friends.
* with Andrea Pearl on Vocals
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE