The choice of cover songs surprised me too. A Day in the Life just about shocked me. Whipping Post kept the energy push on.
Oh, my friend, Andy, actually saw Mike biking through the Alpine Valley crowd. Funny.
This was a better show than a lot of the other live recordings I've heard lately. I wouldn't say it's my favorite live era for them, but this definitely outdoes what I heard in '98, any of the '00's shows, and '09. I don't know, for some fans that's probably not even saying that much.