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County Coliseum
El Paso, Texas

With the fireworks in the second set, it is hard to say the first is better, but each tune in early going nears perfection, making for a superb first half. Obviously, highlights abound; just listen to the sensational fervor at the back end of Deal and the contributions of Jerry and Keith on Jack Straw. Even so, the Weather Report Suite at the back end of the set may rise above the rest. It is smooth and luscious throughout, but suddenly launches into a ferociously tasty space about two-thirds of the way through, taking this headiness all the way out to set break. The Greatest Story that takes them the other way out of the mid-point of the show is a wonderful piece of soupy hot fast jamming, led by Jerry but not helped at all by...