Grateful Dead songbooks

The table below shows what songs are included in which Grateful Dead songbooks.

Key   (see notes below for more details)
A1: Grateful Dead Anthology Vol I     V1: Grateful Dead Vol I
A2: Grateful Dead Anthology Vol II     V2: Grateful Dead Vol II
G1: Authentic Guitar Classics Vol I     WD: Selections from "Workingman's Dead"
G2: Authentic Guitar Classics Vol II     AB: Selections from "American Beauty"
JG: "Garcia" Songbook     ID: "In The Dark"
BL: "Built To Last"     WN: "Without A Net"
HH: "Hundred Year Hall"     GD: Guitar Superstar Series: Grateful Dead
VB: "Very Best Of The Grateful Dead"     G/H Garcia/Hunter Songbook
GA: "Grateful Dead Guitar Anthology"     AG The Music of the Grateful Dead arranged for fingerstyle guitar
JG: "Jerry Garcia Songbook"        

P = piano arrangement; T = guitar TAB; t = simplified guitar TAB

Alabama Getaway  P             t t  
Alligator P                   
Althea  P         P   tT  (10)
At A Siding P                   
Attics Of My Life  P  P          t    
Believe It Or Not  P             t    
Bertha P  T        T  tT  (1)
Big Railroad Blues            T      (9)
Bird Song  P      P  P   t  t 
Black Muddy River  P       P     t    
Black Peter  PT P T      t t   (4)
Black Throated Wind  P                  
Blow Away           P         
Blues For Allah      P         t    
Born Cross Eyed P                   
Box Of Rain P T P  T      TtT  (8)
Brokedown Palace  P  P          t    
Brown Eyed Women P              t    
Built To Last           P    t    
Can't Come Down                     
Candyman  P  P        t t    
Casey Jones P T P T       TtT  (4)
Cassidy P          P        
Childhood's End  P                  
China Cat Sunflower P  T       PT  tT  (11)
China Doll  P   P       t t    
Chinatown Shuffle                     
Comes A Time  P          T  t   (9)
Corrina  P                  
Cosmic Charley P              t    
Crazy Fingers  P   P         t    
Cream Puff War P                   
Cryptical Envelopment P                   
Cumberland Blues  PT P T        t   (4)
Dark Star P  T               (3)
Days Between  P             t    
Deal P       P      t tt 
Dear Mr Fantasy            P        
Dire Wolf  P TP        t tTtt(4)
Doin' That Rag                t    
Dupree's Diamond Blues  P           t t    
Easy Answers  P                  
Easy To Love You  P                  
Easy Wind     P               
The Eleven                     
Estimated Prophet P             T     
Eyes Of The World P    P     P  TtT  (12)
Far From Me  P                  
Feel Like A Stranger  P         P        
Fire On The Mountain P             T T  (13)
Foolish Heart  P        P    t    
France P                   
Franklin's Tower P    P     P  TtT  (14)
Friend Of The Devil P T P  T     tTtTtt(8)
From The Heart Of Me                     
Gentlemen, Start Your ...                    
Going Down The Road ...   T        T      (1)
The Golden RoadP             T     
Greatest Story Ever Told                     
He's Gone P              t    
Hell In A Bucket          P    T     
Help On The Way      P     P   t    
Here Comes Sunshine      P         t    
High Time     P          t    
I Know You Rider    T       PT   T  (5)
I Need A Miracle  P                  
I Will Take You Home           P         
If I Had The World To Give P              t    
If The Shoe Fits                     
It Must Have ... Roses P                   
Jack Straw P           T      (9)
Just A Little Light           P         
Keep Your Day Job                t    
Lady With A Fan P              t    
Lazy Lightnin'  P                  
Lazy River Road  P             t    
Let Me Sing Your Blues ...     P              
Let It Grow  P   P     P        
Liberty  P                  
Looks Like Rain  P         P        
Loose Lucy      P         t    
Loser  P      P      t    
Lost Sailor  P                  
Mason's Children                     
Me And My Uncle    T        T      (1)
Mexicali Blues                     
Might As Well  P             t    
Mission In The Rain  P             t  t 
Mississippi Half-Step     P     P   t    
Mister Charlie  P                  
Money, Money      P              
Mountains Of The Moon P            t t    
The Music Never Stopped P    P        T     
My Brother Esau          P          
Never Trust A Woman                      
New Potato Caboose P                    
New Speedway Boogie    T P T        t   (4)
Next Time You See Me              T      (9)
One More Saturday Night P   T       PT T    (5)
Operator P    P               
The Other One P            T      (9)
Passenger P                   
Picasso Moon           P         
Playin' In The Band P  T        T      (1)
Pride Of Cucamonga      P              
Ramble On Rose P              tT  (5)
Ripple  PT P  T     tTtTtt(8)
Rosemary              t t    
Row Jimmy P    P         t    
Saint Of Circumstance  P                  
Saint Stephen P  T           tT  (2)
Samba In The Rain                     
Scarlet Begonias P    P         t    
Shakedown Street P              tT  (13)
Ship Of Fools P    P         t    
Slipknot           P        
So Many Roads  P             t    
Stagger Lee  P             t    
Standing On The Moon  P        P    t    
Stella Blue P    P         t    
Sugar Magnolia P T P  T    T T Tt (8)
Sugaree P  T    P      tT t(6)
Sunrise P                   
Tennessee Jed P  T           t   (5)
Terrapin Station P              t    
They Love Each Other  P             t  t 
Throwing Stones          P          
Till The Morning Comes     P          t    
To Lay Me Down  P      P      t  t 
Tons Of Steel          P          
Touch Of Grey  P T     P    TtTt (7)
Truckin' P T P  T    T T Tt (8)
Turn On Your Lovelight             T     (9)
U.S.Blues P    P        Tt    
Unbroken Chain  P   P              
Uncle John's Band P T P T       TtTt (4)
Victim Or The Crime  P        PP        
Walkin' Blues            P        
Wave To The Wind  P                  
Way To Go Home  P                  
We Can Run           P         
Weather Report Prelude             t      
Weather Report Part 1  P   P              
West L.A. Fadeaway  P       P     t    
Wharf Rat P              t    
What's Become Of The Baby                t    
The Wheel  P      P      t    
When Push Comes To Shove          P     t    
You Don't Have To Ask                     

Some of these songbooks are available from Grateful Dead Merchandising, or through other distributors:
(1) TAB transcribed from version on "Skull & Roses"
(2) TAB transcribed from version on "Aoxomoxoa"
(3) TAB transcribed from single version (also on "What A Long Strange Trip It's Been")
(4) TAB transcribed from version on "Workingman's Dead"
(5) TAB transcribed from version on "Europe '72"
(6) TAB in "Authentic Guitar Classics Vol II" transcribed from "Garcia". TAB in "Grateful Dead Guitar Anthology" transcribed from "Europe '72: Vol. 2"
(7) TAB transcribed from version on "In The Dark"
(8) TAB transcribed from version on "American Beauty"
(9) TAB transcribed from version on "Hundred Year Hall"
(10) TAB transcribed from version on "Go To Heaven"
(11) TAB in "Authentic Guitar Classics Vol II" and "Hundred Year Hall" tanscribed from "Aoxomoxoa"; TAB in "Grateful Dead Guitar Anthology" transcribed from "Europe '72"
(12) TAB transcribed from version on "Wake Of The Flood"
(13) TAB transcribed from version on "Shakedown Street"
(14) TAB transcribed from version on "Blues For Allah"


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