Darwin's Island
A Collection of Live Audio

 

Track Listing & Information


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Robert Earl Keen
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley, CA
1990 JUN 29

Disc 01: [76:40]
01. Rollin' By
02. Mariano
03. Sonora's Death Row
04. Maria
05. Road Goes On Forever
06. Blow You Away
07. It's The Little Things
08. Low Down Lonely Fool
09. Let Me In The Night
10. Jennifer Johnson And Me
11. Love's A Word I Never Throw Around
12. Leaving Tennessee
13. Five Pound Bass
14. Going Down In Style
15. Front Porch Song
16. No Kinda Dancer
17. Copenhagen

Disc 02: [33:02]
01. I'm The Man Around Here
02. I Would Change My Life
03. I'll Go Downtown
04. Crazy Cowboy Dream
05. Sing One For Sister
06. Bluegrass Widow
07. Dead Kitty Bean
08. Swerving In My Lane

Total Time: [109:42}

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
KPIG, Santa Cruz, CA
2001 SEP 11

Disc 01: [59:12]
01. I'll Go Downtown
02. Love's A Word I Never Throw Around
03. Not A Drop Of Rain
04. I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight
05. Billie Gray
06. Feeling Good Again
07. Gringo Honeymoon
08. Wild Wind
09. Amarillo Highway
10. Paint The Town Beige
11. Walkin' Cane

Disc 02: [48:32]
01. I Still MIss Someone
02. Buckin' Song
03. It's The Little Thing
04. Merry Xmas From The Family
05. intros
06. No Kinda Dancer
07. Georgia On A Fast Train
08. Goin' Nowhere Blues
09. Road Goes On Forever
10. Mariano
11. Soul Of Man

Total Time: [107:44]

FM Broadcast Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Chautauqua Auditorium, Boulder, CO
1990 AUG 29

01. The Front Porch Song
02. Mariano
03. My Baby Left Me
04. Copenhagen
05. Armadillo Jackal
06. Leaving Tennessee
07. I Would Change My Life
08. The Road Goes On Forever

Time: [36:35]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Off Broadway, St. Louis, MO
1991 APR 19

Disc 01: [44:53]
01. song intro
02. Mariano
03. Sonora's Death Row
04. The Road Goes On Forever
05. My Baby Left Me (Please Send Her Back)
06. talk
07. It's The Little Things
08. This Lowdown Lonely Fool
09. song intro
10. Copenhagen
11. song intro
12. Jennifer Johnson And Me
13. talk
14. I Would Change My Life
15. song intro
16. Five Pound Bass

Disc 02: [48:09]
01. Front Porch Song
02. Amarillo Highway
03. Swerving In My Lane
04. song intro
05. I'm The Man Around Here
06. talk
07. Blow You Away
08. song intro
09. Armadillo Jackal
10. Willie
11. Crazy Cowboy Dream
12. talk
13. Rollin' By
14. talk
15. Love's A Word I Never Throw Around
16. talk
17. Christabel (end cut)

Total Time: [93:02]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Venue Unknown, Hickory, NC
1991 NOV 23

01. Amarillo Highway
02. Whenever Kindness Fails
03. Road Goes On Forever
04. Mariano
05. Sonora's Death Row
06. Going Down In Style
07. It's The Little Things
08. song intro
09. Copenhagen
10. song intro
11. Crazy Cowboy Dream
12. I Would Change My Life
13. The Front Porch Song
14. Swerving In My Lane
15. The Five Pound Bass

Time: [50:24]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz, CA
1992 FEB 01 - Early Show

01. intro
02. Daddy Had A Buick
03. Whenever Kindness Fails
04. It's The Little Things
05. The Road Goes On Forever
06. Crazy Cowboy Dream
07. Copenhagen
08. Barbeque
09. Jennifer Johnson And Me
10. Love's A Word I Never Throw Around
11. Maria
12. Jessie With The Long Hair Hanging Down
13. Amarillo Highway
14. Front Porch Song
15. Swervin' In My Lane
16. crowd
17. Mariano
18. Five Pound Bass

Time: [74:42]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz, CA
1992 FEB 01 - Late Show

Disc 01: [79:40]
01. intro
02. Jessie With The Long Hair
03. Sonora's Death Row
04. Whenever Kindness Fails
05. Amarillo Highway
06. Paint The Town Beige
07. Front Porch Song
08. Barbeque
09. Copenhagen
10. It's The Little Things
11. Daddy Had A Buick
12. Jennifer Johnson And Me
13. I Would Change My Life
14. Leaving Tennessee
15. The Armadillo Jackal
16. I'm The Main Around Here
17. Going Down In Style
18. Rancho Grande
19. Swervin' In My Lane
20. Song For Kathy

Disc 02: [13:40]
01. Road Goes On Forever
02. crowd
03. Mariano
04. Five Pound Bass

Total Time: [93:20]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley, CA
1992 FEB 04

Disc 01: [55:58]
01. Amarillo Highway
02. Whenever Kindness Fails
03. Crazy Cowboy Dream
04. Copenhagen
05. Jessie With The Long hair
06. Mariano
07. Rolling By
08. Love's A Word I Never Throw Around
09. Paint The Town Beige
10. Barbeque
11. No Kind Of Dancer
12. The Road Goes On Forever
13. The Porch Song

Disc 02: [52:37]
01. Night Right For Love
02. I Would Change My Life
03. Leaving Tennessee
04. It's The Little Things
05. I'm The Man Around Here
06. Daddy Had A Buick
07. Maria
08. Jennifer Johnson And Me
09. Five Pound Bass
10. Swerving In My Lane
11. Who'll Be Looking Out For Me?
12. Going Down In Style

Total Time: [108:35]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
1993 JUL 22

Disc 01: [71:25]
01. intro
02. Corpus Christi Bay
03. Jessie With The Long Hair
04. band intros
05. Mariano
06. Going Down In Style
07. Sonora's Death Row
08. talk
09. Whenever Kindness Fails
10. It's The Little Things
11. talk
12. Barbeque
13. This Old Porch
14. Daddy Had A Buick
15. Night Right For Love
16. I'll Go Downtown
17. Amarillo Highway
18. talk

Disc 02: [35:54]
01. I'm Coming Home
02. Blow You Away
03. Here In Arkansas
04. The Road Goes On Forever
05. Leavin' Tennessee
06. talk
07. Five Pound Bass
08. encore break
09. Snowin' On Raton

Total Time: [107:19]

Soundboard Recording -> Sony TCD-D7 -> DAT -> PCM-R500 -> Edirol R-44 -> Audacity -> CD Wave -> TLH -> FLAC



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Robert Earl Keen
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
1994 DEC 12

Disc 01: [72:49]
01. tuning
02. Merry Christmas From The Family
03. Tom Ames' Prayer
04. Whenever Kindness Fails
05. Corpus Christi Bay
06. Barbeque
07. Gringo Honeymoon
08. Think It Over One Time
09. Front Porch Song
10. It's The Little Things
11. Daddy Had A Buick
12. Five Pound Bass
13. I'm Going To Town
14. Crazy Cowboy Dream
15. Jessie With The Long Hair
16. I Would Change My Life
17. Lynnville Train

Disc 02: [43:03]
01. Mariano
02. Going Down In Style -> Rancho Grande
03. I'm Coming Home
04. Dreadful Selfish Crime
05. Road Goes On Forever
06. Lonely Feeling
07. Amarillo Highway
08. If I Were King

Total Time: [115:52]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Stafford Opera House, Bryan, TX
1995 APR 13

Disc 01: [64:22]
01. tuning
02. Armadillo Highway
03. Merry Christmas From The Family
04. Corpus Christi Bay
05. Tom Ames' Prayer
06. Barbeque
07. Copenhagen
08. Crazy Cowboy Dream
09. Night Right For Love
10. Sonora's Death Row
11. Whenever Kindness Fails
12. Lynnville Train
13. Gringo Honeymoon
14. Front Porch Song

Disc 02: [53:19]
01. It's The Little Things
02. Swervin' In My Lane
03. The Five Pound Bass
04. Catfish Shuffle
05. I'm Comin' Home
06. Mariano ->
07. Goin' Down In Style
08. El Rancho Grande -> Jam
09. The Road Goes On Forever -> crowd
10. Bluegrass Widow
11. So I Can Take My Rest

Total Time: [117:41]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
KCRW Studios, Santa Monica, CA
1995 MAY 25

01. Gringo Honeymoon
02. interview
03. No Kinda Dancer
04. interview
05. Front Porch Song
06. interview
07. I'm Coming Home
08. interview
09. Snowin' On Raton

Time: [39:41]

FM Broadcast Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Aptos Village Park, Aptos, CA
1995 AUG 07

Disc 01: [73:26]
01. Gringo Honeymoon
02. Jesse With The Long Hair
03. Corpus Christi Bay
04. Amarillo Highway
05. Whenever Kindness Fails
06. It's The Little Things
07. Merry Christmas From The Family
08. Barbeque
09. Front Porch Song
10. Copenhagen
11. Catfish Shuffle
12. Five Pound Bass
13. Christabel
14. Bluegrass Widow
15. Lonely Feeling
16. Think It Over One Time

Disc 02: [32:00]
01. Fourth Of July
02. I'm Coming Home
03. Road Goes On Forever
04. Walkin' Cane
05. Swervin' In MY Lane

Total Time: [105:26]

KPIG FM / Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Rockefeller's, Houston, TX
1995 JUL 14
 

Disc 01: [44:32]
01. intro -> Gringo Honeymoon
02. Corpus Christi Bay
03. Merry Christmas From The Family
04. Barbeque
05. It's The Little Things
06. Whenever Kindness Fails
07. Tom Ames' Prayer
08. Catfish Shuffle
09. The Five Pound Bass

Disc 01: [45:24]
01. The Front Porch Song
02. Song For Kathy
03. Lonely Feeling
04. Think It Over One Time
05. Fourth Of July
06. I'm Coming Home
07. Amarillo Highway
08. The Road Goes On Forever
09. Swervin' In My Lane

Total Time: [89:56]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Unknown Venue, San Antonio, TX
1995 DEC 08

Disc 01: [61:46]
01. Gringo Honeymoon
02. Jesse With The Long Hair
03. Sonora's Death Row
04. Whenever Kindness Fails
05. White Freightliner Blues
06. It's The Little Things
07. Swervin' In My Lane
08. Front Porch Song
09. Corpus Christi Bay
10. Amarillo Highway
11. Catfish Shuffle
12. Five Pound Bass
13. Jennifer Johnson And Me

Disc 02: [42:50]
01. Lonely Feeling
02. Fourth Of July
03. Think It Over One Time
04. I'm Coming Home
05. Road Goes On Forever
Encore:
06. Merry Christmas From The Family
07. Goin' Down In Style
Encore 2:
08. So I Can Take My Rest

Total Time: [104:36]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
SXSW - Arista Texas Stage, Austin, TX
1996 MAR 15

01. intro
02. Gringo Honeymoon
03. Sonora's Death Row
04. Fourth Of July
05. Whenever Kindness Fails
06. Corpus Christi Bay
07. Five Pound Bass
08. Amarillo Highway
09. Levelland
10. Lonely Feeling
11. Think It Over One Time
12. I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight
13. Over The Waterfall
14. Dreadful Selfish Crime
15. I'm Coming Home
16. Road Goes On Forever
Encore:
17. Walkin' Cane

Time: [79:53]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Cactus Club, Austin, TX
1996 XX 00

01. Lynnville Train
02. Whenever Kindness Fails
03. Rollin' By
04. Leaving Tennessee
05. Barbeque
06. Merry Christmas From The Family

Time: [28:22]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Fitzgerald's, Berwyn, IL
1997 AUG 28

Disc 01: [48:55]
01. The Coming Home Of The Son And Brother (start cut)
02. Levelland
03. Shades Of Grey
04. Tom Ames' Prayer
05. Amarillo Highway
06. Corpus Christi Bay
07. Whenever Kindness Fails
08. Merry Christmas From The Family
09. It's The Little Things
10. Copenhagen
11. Five Pound Bass

Disc 02: [35:12]
01. I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight
02. Gringo Honeymoon
03. Fourth Of July
04. Running With The Night
05. I'm Coming Home
06. Road Goes On Forever

Total Time: [84:07]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Mountain Stage - Cultural Center, Charleston, WV
1998 NOV 15

01. intro
02. Theme -> Road Of No Return -> Carolina ->
03. New Life In Old Mexico ->
04. Still Without You -> Conclusion -> Road To No Return
05. Billy Gray
06. band intros
07. Feelin' Good Again
08. outro

Time: [29:57]

Robert Earl Keen: vocals, guitar
Rich Brotherton: lead guitar, vocals
Bryan Duckworth: fiddle, mandolin
Bill Whitbeck: bass, backing vocals
Tom Van Schaik: drums

FM Broadcast Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
The Catalyst Club, Santa Cruz, CA
1998 DEC 11

Disc 01: [65:24]
01. radio intro
02. Feelin' Good Again
03. Gringo Honeymoon
04. Think It Over One Time
05. Down That Dusty Trail
06. Amarillo Highway
07. Corpus Christi Bay
08. Whenever Kindness Fails
09. It's The Little Things
10. Copenhagen
11. That Buckin' Song
12. Noise
13. Five Pound Bass
14. I'm Going To Town
15. Traveling Light
16. Levelland
17. Shades Of Grey
18. Over The Waterfall

Disc 02: 49:31]
01. New Life In Old Mexico
02. Sonora's Death Row
03. Oh Rosie
04. The Road Goes On Forever
05. I'm Coming Home
06. Undone
07. Dreadful Selfish Crime
08. Merry Christmas From The Family -> Feliz Navidad

Total Time: [114:55]

Soundboard / FM Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
KGSR 9th Anniversity, Austin, TX
1999 DEC 03

01. I'll Go Downtown
02. band intro
03. Feeling Good Again
04. Gringo Honeymoon
05. Whenever Kindness Fails
06. Shades Of Grey
07. Amarillo Highway
08. That Buckin' Song
09. I'm Going To Town
10. song intro
11. Ding Dong Daddy From Dumas
12. Down That Dusty Trail
13. Oh Rosie
14. New Life In Old Mexico
15. The Coming Home Of The Son And Brother
16. talk
17. Dreadful Selfish Crime
18. Merry Christmas From The Family ->
19. Feliz Nevidad

Time: [74:10]

FM Broadcast Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz, CA
1999 DEC 04 - Early Show

Disc 01: [68:21]
01. intro
02. talk
03. I'll Go Downtown
04. Lynnville Train
05. Billie Gray
06. Sonora's Death Row
07. That Buckin' Song
08. Shades Of Gray
09. Feelin' Good Again
10. It's The Little Things
11. Then Came Lo Mein
12. I'm The Man Around Here
13. Whenever Kindness Fails
14. I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight

Disc 02: [28:54]
01. I Would Change My Life
02. Mariano
03. Gringo Honeymoon
04. I'm Coming Home
05. Merry Christmas From The Family

Total Time: [97:15]

Soundboard Recording: Lineage Unknown



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Robert Earl Keen
Kuumbwa Jazz Center, Santa Cruz, CA
1999 DEC 04 - Late Show

Disc 01: [43:05]
01. intro
02. Jesse With The Long Hair
03. Goin' Down In Style
04. Tom Ames' Prayer
05. New Life In Old Mexico
06. Shades Of Grey
07. Amarillo Highway
08. That Buckin' Song
09. It's The Little Things
10. High Plains Jamboree
11. Five Pound Bass
12. I'm Going Downtown

Disc 02: [48:58]
01. band intros
02. Ding Dong Daddy From Dumas
03. Down That Dusty Trail
04. Feelin' Good Again
05. Gringo Honeymoon
06. The Road Goes On Forever
07. All Along The Watchtower
08. Dreadful Selfish Crime
09. Merry Christmas From The Family -> Feliz Navidad

Total Time: [92:03]

Soundboard / FM Recording: Lineage Unknown