Twas a beautiful summer-like fall night time on the captivating out of doors venue that rests in between the Refuge Island Harbor and San Diego Bay virtually totally surrounded by means of water, boats and palm bushes. Humphrey’s used to be well past offered out however the excellent news – lots of the heads status outdoor the gates retaining up their finger in the end were given in so “miracles” do occur…
Slated for an early 6:30pm get started, the tune commenced promptly at 6:48pm with an at all times damper Bobby strolling out on staged wearing grey white striped culottes, a mild tan coloured polo sort blouse, Birkenstocks, no hat with freshly styled again hair. The gals in attendance (in conjunction with your author) have been certainly swooning by means of his openly GQ glance.
The band (consisting of Bob Weir on guitar, Don Used to be on upright bass, Jay Lane on drums, Jeff Chimenti on keyboards, Barry Sless on pedal metal guitar and Matthew Kelly on harmonica in conjunction with the wolf pack quintet individuals Alex Kelly, Brian Switzer, Adam Theis, Mads Tolling, Sheldon Brown serving up some psychedelic horns and string fillers) opened the display with the a crowd shifting first two verses of No longer Fade Away right into a bouncy quilt of Johnny Money’s Giant River. A ravishing rendition of Project within the Rain adopted Lil’ Pink Hen. Ashes and Glass led right into a peppy Do not Let Move that went again into Ashes and Glass. Subsequent got here a display spotlight – a masterful, beautiful and heartfelt Climate Document Suite that easily transitioned into the set ultimate Let It Develop. The forged throughout first set with a smartly selected, smartly performed track variety ended well at 8:08pm. All over set spoil a tender (most likely influenced) fan requested why no person used to be leaving but. He used to be relieved to comprehend extra tune used to be on its approach.
When the home lighting dimmed at 8:49pm, the already complete level used to be even fuller as 3 guys from Geensky Bluegrass all at once emerged. Paul Hoffman on Mandolin, Anders Beck on Dobro and Mike Bont on banjo encircled Bobby for the acoustic 2d set opener Buddy of the Satan in conjunction with a full of life Wolf Bros debut of Stealin’ adopted by means of a thoughts bending, jammed out Cassidy. This sort of deal with to look some of these proficient musicians taking part in so smartly in combination.