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from Dick's Picks, Vol. 18: Dane County Coliseum, Madison

"Playing in the Band" is track #16 on the album Dick's Picks, Vol. 18: Dane County Coliseum, Madison. It was written by Hunter, Robert / Weir, Bob.
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"Playing in the Band" is track #16 on the album Dick's Picks, Vol. 18: Dane County Coliseum, Madison. It was written by Hunter, Robert / Weir, Bob.
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Some folks trust to reason
Others trust to might
I don't trust to nothing
But I know it come out right

Say it once again now
Oh, I hope you understand
When it's done and over
Lord, a man is just a man

Playing
Playing in the band
Daybreak
Daybreak on the land

Some folks look for answers
Others look for fights
Some folks up in treetops
Just look to see the sights

But I can tell your future
Look what's in your hand
But I can't stop for nothing
I'm just playing in the band

Playing
Playing in the band
Daybreak
Daybreak on the land

Standing on a tower
World at my command
You just keep a turning
While I'm playing in the band

If a man among you
Got no sin upon his hand
Let him cast a stone at me
For playing in the band

Playing
Playing in the band
Daybreak
Daybreak on the land

Songwriters
HUNTER, ROBERT / WEIR, BOB

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