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This is unquestionably one of the most enjoyable Traffic sets ever captured on tape. For this second U. Tour of , the band was still promoting their fantastic John Barleycorn LP, but had recently expanded the trio into a quartet again, with the addition of Blind Faith member Rick Grech on bass. The change not only added a welcome bottom end to the material, but freed up Winwood and Wood to improvise more on the group's newer songs. Following a reverent but humorous introduction from Bill Graham, which someone in the band obviously finds humorous laughs are audible on the recording , the group warms up with tight versions of "Medicated Goo" and "Pearly Queen," two of their more popular early songs.