Bob Weir and Wolf Bros rolled out official video that includes “Ripple” from the group’s New Year’s Eve 2020 livestream concert at TRI Studios in San Rafael, California. “Ripple” kicked off the night’s encore which ended with “Touch Of Grey”.
Guitarist Bob Weir led an expanded Wolf Bros lineup on December 31, 2020 that noticed co-founding members bassist Don Was and drummer Jay Lane augmented by keyboardist Jeff Chimenti and pedal metal wiz Greg Leisz. Parts of the livestream live performance included the Wolf Pack, a five-piece horn and string part consisting of Alex Kelly, Brian Switzer, Adam Theis, Mads Tolling and Sheldon Brown.
Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter co-wrote “Ripple” for inclusion on the Grateful Lifeless’s American Magnificence album in 1970. The Grateful Lifeless debuted the tune stay at Fillmore West in San Francisco on August 18, 1970. “Ripple” was shelved from 1971 – 1980 after which simply three variations adopted by the final GD efficiency in 1988.
Take a look at “Ripple” that includes Weir, Was, Lane, Chimenti and Leisz from New 12 months’s Eve beneath:
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