CHRIS ROBINSON BROTHERHOOD – BETTY’S BLENDS VOLUME TWO
Chris Robinson Brotherhood has announced the release of Betty’s Blend’s: Best Of The West (Vol. Two) on June 2. Recorded and mixed by the legendary Grateful Dead archivist Betty Cantor-Jackson, the nine-track collection features performances captured on The CRB’s 2014 summer tour throughout the western United States, including ”Rosalee” from the Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, ”ShorePower” from Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, ”Burn Slow” from Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom in Denver and a standout 15-minute plus version of ”Vibration & Light Suite” from Theatre Deville in Vacaville, CA. In addition to CRB originals, the set includes a pair of covers: ”They Love Each Other” by The Grateful Dead and ”Driving Wheel” by Tom Rush, which are invariably highlights of The CRB’s live shows.
True to the band’s farm-to-table aesthetic, Betty’s Blends (Vol. Two) will be issued by Robinson’s own label imprint, Silver Arrow Records, as a limited edition release with only 2000 2-LP sets, 2000 CDs and 2000 downloads available.