For this week’s new Weir Wednesdays webcast, Bob Weir is taking a break from showing old Wolf Bros shows and throwing it back to a special performance dubbed The Bridge Session. Featuring members of The National, Walter Martin, and other frequent collaborators in that scene, Weir hosted an indie-centric show featuring Grateful Dead classics played in wild new ways that fans hadn’t really experienced before.
For example, check out “The Other One” with full horns and a rad accompaniment.
This week’s Weir Wednesday features a rebroadcast of 'The Bridge Session', filmed live on 3/24/12 at @TRI_Studios. Produced by @HeadCountOrg & directed by Justin Kreutzmann, this studio performance features members of @TheNational & Walter Martin. pic.twitter.com/yJfGJjBtGE
Here’s another little sample, including a bustling and lovely “Help on the Way” …