Apr 9, 2016 • 12:10 pm PDTHigh quality fan-shot video of Billy & The Kids performing “China Cat Sunflower” > “I Know You Rider” and “Slipknot!” with Eric Krasno and Bob Weir has surfaced. Watch towards the bottom of the post.
Grateful Dead band mates Bill Kreutzmann and Bob Weir reunited on stage last night at Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, California. Weir sat-in with Billy & The Kids and also played a short acoustic set with the band’s guitarist, Tom Hamilton. Billy & The Kids were also joined by Lettuce/Soulive guitarist Eric Krasno.
Bobby and Tommy’s set featured takes on “Silver Threads & Golden Needles,” “Friend Of The Devil” and “Birdsong” according to a post from Weir’s manager Matt Busch:
Watch the duo’s “Birdsong” via fan-shot footage courtesy of Hot Mountain Dips:
Billy & The Kids features Kreutzmann joined by Hamilton, bassist Reed Mathis and keyboardist Aron Magner. Eric Krasno sat-in with Billy & The Kids throughout their two-set performance last night, while Weir guested in the second set as per Jambands.com. Songs performed by Billy & The Kids included “They Love Each Other,” “West L.A. Fadeaway,” “China Cat Sunflower” and “I Know You Rider.” Watch clips of the four songs mentioned, shared by Katie Fox:
UPDATE: Check out exceptional fan-shot footage of Billy & The Kids with Bob Weir and Eric Krasno performing “China Cat Sunflower” > “I Know You Rider” last night captured by Andy Logan:
Here’s Billy & KrazWeir Kids’ “Slipknot!” jam via Hot Mountain Dips:
Tonight, Billy & The Kids make their San Francisco debut with a performance at The Warfield. Eric Krasno will sit-in with the band, while funk legends Greyboy Allstars will open the festivities.
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