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The Grateful Dead were an American rock band known for their extensive touring and consistently varying their set lists. To keep the music fresh and the audiences intrigued, the Dead recorded and performed a number of cover songs from various musical genres.[1][2][3][4]

Grateful Dead covers
Song Original Artist
"All Along the Watchtower" Bob Dylan
"Around and Around" Chuck Berry
"Baba O'Riley" The Who
"Ballad of a Thin Man" Bob Dylan
"Beat It on Down the Line" Jesse Fuller
"Big Boss Man" Jimmy Reed
"Big Boy Pete" The Olympics
"Big Railroad Blues" Cannon's Jug Stompers
"Big River" Johnny Cash
"C.C. Rider" Ma Rainey
"Dancing in the Street" Martha & the Vandellas
"Day Tripper" The Beatles
"Dear Mr. Fantasy" Traffic
"Death Don't Have No Mercy" Reverend Gary Davis
"Desolation Row" Bob Dylan
"Don't Ease Me In" Henry Thomas
"Early Morning Rain" Gordon Lightfoot
"El Paso" Marty Robbins
"Gimme Shelter" The Rolling Stones
"Gimme Some Lovin'" Spencer Davis Group
"Gloria" Van Morrison
"Good Lovin'" The Rascals
"Good Morning Little School Girl" Sonny Boy Williamson
"Goin' Down the Road Feeling Bad" Cliff Carlisle
"Hard to Handle" Otis Redding
"Hey Bo Diddley" Bo Diddley
"Hey Jude" The Beatles
"I'm a King Bee" Slim Harpo
"Iko Iko" Dr. John
"In the Midnight Hour" Wilson Pickett
"It Hurts Me Too" Elmore James
"It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry" Bob Dylan
"It's a Man's Man's Man's World" James Brown
"It's All Over Now, Baby Blue" Bob Dylan
"It's All Too Much" The Beatles
"Johnny B. Goode" Chuck Berry
"Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues" Bob Dylan
"Keep On Growing" Derek and the Dominos
"Knockin' on Heaven's Door" Bob Dylan
"The Last Time" Rolling Stones
"Little Red Rooster" Howlin' Wolf
"Long Black Limousine" Vern Stovall
"Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds" The Beatles
"Maggie's Farm" Bob Dylan
"Mama Tried" Merle Haggard
"Me and Bobby McGee" Kris Kristofferson
"Me and My Uncle" John Phillips
"The Monkey and the Engineer" Jesse Fuller
"Morning Dew" Bonnie Dobson
"New Minglewood Blues" Cannon's Jug Stompers
"Nobody's Fault But Mine" Blind Willie Johnson
"Not Fade Away" Buddy Holly
"One Kind Favor Blind Lemon Jefferson
"Pain In My Heart" Otis Redding
"Queen Jane Approximately" Bob Dylan
"Quinn the Eskimo (The Mighty Quinn)" Bob Dylan
"The Race Is On" George Jones
"Rain" The Beatles
"Revolution" The Beatles
"The Same Thing" Willie Dixon
"Samson and Delilah" Reverend Gary Davis
"She Belongs to Me" Bob Dylan
"Sing Me Back Home" Merle Haggard
"So What" Miles Davis
"Tomorrow Never Knows" The Beatles
"Viola Lee Blues" Cannon's Jug Stompers
"Visions of Johanna" Bob Dylan
"Wake Up Little Susie" The Everly Brothers
"Wang Dang Doodle" Howlin' Wolf
"Werewolves of London" Warren Zevon
"When I Paint My Masterpiece" Bob Dylan
"Who Do You Love?" Bo Diddley
"Why Don't We Do It in the Road?" The Beatles
"You Ain't Woman Enough" Loretta Lynn
"You Don't Love Me" Bo Diddley
"You Win Again" Hank Williams


  1. ^ Grateful Dead Cover Songs at The Covers Project
  2. ^ Levy, Eric. "The Roots of the Grateful Dead: The New Album, the Continuing Inquiry", The Music Box, October 2001
  3. ^ Songs Recorded by the Grateful Dead at the Grateful Dead Family Discography (does not include covers that they only played live)
  4. ^ Scott, John W.; Dolgushkin, Mike; Nixon, Stu (1999). DeadBase XI: The Complete Guide to Grateful Dead Song Lists. Cornish, New Hampshire: DeadBase. ISBN 1-8776-5722-0.  


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