Welcome back to our Then & Now column, where we compare a recently busted out song to the version before it was put on the shelf.
Last night at the Riviera Theatre in Chicago, jam stalwarts moe. dug deep into their live repertoire to bust out only the second version of Casey Jones by the Grateful Dead in the band’s history. Drummer Vinnie Amico sings the cover, which was first played on August 18th, 2005 at Revolution Hall in Troy, New York, at a show where the band was billed as the “Vinnie Amico Experience.”
[Photo via @vinnieamico]
Here’s moe.’s take on the Grateful Dead classic from last night…
And now check out the slower Casey Jones debut from over seven years ago…