Darwin's Island
A Collection of Live Audio

 

Track Listing & Information


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Townes Van Zandt
WBAi-FM, New York, NY
1970 OCT 20

01. No Deal
02. Hello Centreal
03. Nothing
04. I'll Be Here In The Morning
05. Rake
06. Farther Along
07. You Are Not Needed Now
08. Only Him Or Me
09. Hobo Bill's Last Ride
10. For The Sake Of The Song
11. Who Do You Love
12. talk
13. talk
14. Mr. Mudd And Mr. Gold
15. Engine #143
16. Don't Be Angry
17. To Live Is To Fly
18. St. John The Gambler
19. White Freightliner Blues

Time: [71L43]

FM Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
The Whole Coffeehouse, University Of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
1973 SEP 06

01. I'll Be Here In The Morning
02. The Cuckoo
03. Hobo Bill
04. Where I Lead Me
05. Broke Down Engine Blues
06. For The Sake Of The Song
07. Nothin'
08. Molly And Tenbrooks
09. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
10. Pancho And Lefty
11. Mr. Mudd And Mr. Gold
12. Tecumseh Valley
13. Ballad Of Ira Hayes
14. Maria
15. Tyin' A Knot In The Devil's Tail

Time: [54:06]

FM or Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Rockefeller's, Houston, TX
1984 JUL 15

Disc 01: [76:21]
01. intro -> talk
02. Loretta
03. tuning
04. Still Lookin' For You
05. talk
06. Pancho And Lefty
07. talk
08. Gone Gone Blues
09. talk
10. Ain't Leavin' Your Love
11. talk
12. Snowin' On Raton
13. Racing In The Street
14. talk
15. The Catfish Song
16. talk
17. Brand New Companion
18. talk
19. If I Needed You
20. talk
21. Texas River Song
22. talk
23. Dollar Bill Blues
24. Rex's Blues
25. Buckskin Stallion Blues

Disc 02: [66:41]
01. intro -> talk
02. Who Do You Love?
03. talk
04. Pueblo Waltz
05. Short Haired Woman Blues
06. talk
07. You Win Again
08. talk
09. Waitin' Round To Die
10. The Rake
11. Get Down Darlin'
12. talk
13. Maria
14. talk
15. White Freightliner Blues
16. Don't You Take It Too Bad

Total Time: [143:02]

Soundboard -> 2nd Gen Cassette -> CDr -> EAC -> Audacity -> Wav -> Mkwact -> FLAC



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Townes Van Zandt
Altes Theater, Ulm, Germany
1995 NOV 18

Disc 01: [47:42] - Set 1
01. intro
02. Loretta
03. Dollar Bill Blues
04. Broke Down Engine -> My Starter Won't Start -> Goin' Down To Memphis
05. Pancho And Lefty
06. talk
07. Katie Belle Blue -> Hey Willie Boy
08. To Live Is To Fly
09. talk
10. Snowin' On Raton
11. talk
12. Marie
13. talk
14. Old Shep
15. talk
16. Don't You Take It Too Bad

Disc 02: [61:49] - Set 2
01. talk
02. Blaze's Blues
03. Two Girls
04. talk
05. Buckskin Stallion BLuyes
06. The Hile
07. talk
08. A Song For
09. talk
10. Tecumseh Valley -> Dead Flowers -> Tecumseh Valley
11. Flyin' Shoes
12. You Are Not Needed Now
13. Snake Mountain Blues
14. talk
15. The Catfish Song
16. talk
17. If I Needed You

Total Time: [109:31]

DAT Master Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Mariah Coffeehouse, East Lansing, MI
1978 MAY 06 - Early Show

01. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
02. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
03. Buckskin Stallion Blues
04. Dollar Bill Blues
05. Pancho And Lefty
06. No Deal
07. Baby, Sometimes You Almost Look Chinese
08. Talkin' Fraternity Blues
09. The Coo Coo
10. Loretta
11. Who Do You Love?
12. Rex's Blues
13. White Freightliner Blues
14. To Live Is To Fly

Time: [54:38]



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Townes Van Zandt
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
1996 FEB 16

Disc 01: [76:47]
01. Two Girls
02. Snowin' On Raton
03. The Hole
04. talk
05. Pancho And Lefty
06. No Deeper Blue
07. talk
08. Marie
09. Short Haired Woman Blues
10. You Win Again
11. Loretta
12. talk
13. Ballad Of Ira Hayes

Disc 02: [25:04]
01. Ribbons Of Love
02. talk
03. To Live Is To Fly
Encore:
04. If I Needed You
05. Buckskin Stallion Blues

Total Time: [101:51]



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Townes Van Zandt
The Down Home, Johnson City, TN
1985 APR 18

01. NPR intro
02. intro
03. Dollar Bill Blues
04. Pancho And Lefty
05. Buckskin Stallion Blues
06. No Place To Fall
07. Talking Thunderbird Blues
08. Mr Gold And Mr Mudd
09. If I Needed You
10. Snowing On Raton
11. To Live Is To Fly
12. Don't You Take It Too Bad
13. Snake Mountain Blues
14. Rake
15. Fraternity Blues
16. Colorado Girl -> Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues -> Colorado Girl
17. outro
18. NPR outro

Time: [58:55]

WETS-FM Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
The Cannery, Nashville, TN
1987 APR 00

01. Pancho And Lefty
02. talk
03. At My Window
04. talk
05. Snowin' On Raton
06. talk
07. Buckskin Stallion Blues
08. talk
09. The Catfish Song
10. I Ain't Leaving Your Love

Time: [22:24]

Possibly from a TV recording



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Townes Van Zandt
De Witte Paarden, Steenwijk, The Netherlands
1987 OCT 31

01. Loretta
02. Automobile Blues
03. Still Looking For You
04. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
05. talk
06. Pancho And Lefty
07. If I Needed You
08. Waiting Around To Die
09. Ain't Leaving Your Love
10. No Place To Fall
11. Kathleen
12. Snake Mountain Blues

Time: [46:13]

Soundboard ? Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Oranga Hall, Hamilton, New Zealand
1988 OCT 28

Disc 01: [72:29]
01. Buckskin Stallion BLues
02. No Place To Fall
03. Dollar Bill Blues
04. intro
05. Pancho And Lefty
06. Lungs
07. Tecumseh Valley
08. Our Mother The Mountain
09. talk
10. Talkin' Karate Blues
11. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
12. Don't Take It Too Bad
13. The Hole
14. Short Haired Woman Blues
15. For The sake Of The Song
16. Loretta
17. Waitin' Around To Die
18. Kathleen
19. Rex's Blues
20. Lover's Lullaby

Disc 02: [56:08]
01. Tell Me It Won't Make Me Blue
02. I'll Be Here In The Morning
03. Flyin' Shoes
04. Ain't Leaving Your Love
05. Gone, Gone Blues
06. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
07. You Are Not Needed Now
08. Snake Mountain Blues
09. The Cuckoo
10. Second Lover Song
11. Catfish Song
12. If I Needed You
13. Snowin' On Raton
14. Colorado Girl

Total Time: [128:37]

Soundboatd/FM Broadcast Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Moritz von Bomhard Theater, Louisville, KY
1988 DEC 02

01. intro
02. Dollar Bill Blues
03. No Place To Fall
04. talk
05. Pancho And Lefty
06. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
07. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
08. The Hole
09. Marie
10. The Shrimp Song
11. Lungs
12. Nothing
13. I'll Be Here In The Morning
14. Ain't Leaving Your Love
15. Talkin' Fraternity Blues
16. Snowin' On Raton
17. If I Needed You
18. outro

Time: [58:09]

FM Broadcast Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Tuebingen, Germany
1989 APR 19

Disc 01: [77:32]
01. Loretta
02. Rex's Blues
03. Waitin' Round To Die
04. Cocaine Blues
05. Flyin' Shoes
06. The Cuckoo Song
07. Lover's Lullaby
08. St. John The Gambler
09. T For Texas
10. Tecumseh Valley
11. Snake Mountain Blues
12. Don't Take It Too Bad
13. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
14. The Tower Song
15. White Freightliner Blues
16. Colorado Girl
17. Buckskin Stallion Blues
18. song intro
19. Pancho And Lefty
20. Marie
21. No Place To Fall

Disc 02: [25:39]
01. Lungs
02. Short Haired Woamn Blues
03. The Shrimp Song
04. Fraulein
05. To Live Is To Fly
06. My Home's Across The Smokey Mountains
07. Ain't Leaving Your Love
08. Snowin' On Raton

Total Time: [103:11]

Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Die Scheuer, Villimgen-Schwenningen, Germany
1989 APR 00

Disc 01: [59:45]
01. Dollar Bill Blues
02. No Place To Fall
03. talk
04. Pancho And Lefty
05. Buckskin Stallion Blues
06. Waiting Around To Die
07. Short Haired Woman Blues
08. Ain't Leaving Your Love
09. My Hom'e Across The Smokey Mountains
10. Flyin' Shoes
11. Blaze's Blues
12. Fraulein
13. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
14. Lungs
15. If I Needed You (end cut)
16. Loretta
17. Marie
18. Snowin' On Raton

Disc 02: [52:51]
01. Cuckoo Song
02. Lover's Lullaby
03. T For Texas
04. talk
05. St John The Gambler
06. None But The Rain
07. Tecumseh Valley
08. To Live Is To Fly
09. Cocaine Blues
10. Who Do You Love?
11. Chauffeur Blues
12. Blue Wind Blew
13. Snake Mountain Blues
14. White Freightliner Blues
15. Colorado Girl

Total Time: [112:36]

Soundboard Rercording



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Townes Van Zandt
The Station Inn, Nashville, TN
1989 MAY 26

01. Marie
02. Buckskin Stallion Blues
03. No Place To Fall
04. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
05. Waiting Around To Die
06. Talking Karate Blues
07. Talking Tunderbird Blues
08. To Live Is To Fly
09. Lungs
10. The Hole
11. Don't Take It Too Bad
12. Billy, Bonny And Ma
13. Snowin' On Raton
14. No Lonesome Tune
15. The Catfish Song
16. None But The Rain
17. Tecumseh Valley
18. Lover's Lullaby
19. intro
20. The Shrimp Song
21. High, Low And In Between
22. Nothin'

Time: [74:17]

Soundboard Recording

Pauses between tracks due to the talking removed.



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Townes Van Zandt
Venue Unknown, Birmingham, AL
1989 JUL 15

01. If I Needed You
02. No Deal
03. Talking Thunderbird Blues
04. Buckskin Stallion Blues
05. Marie
06. Tecumseh Valley
07. Short Haired Woman Blues
08. Ain't Leaving Your Love
09. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
10. Pancho And Lefty
11. Dollar Bill Blues
12. Shrimp Song
13. High, LOw And Inbetween
14. To Live Is To Fly
15. Lungs
16. No Place To Fall
17. Talking Karate Blues
18. Billy Boney And Ma
19. The Hole
20. Rex's Blues
21. Don't Take It Too Bad

Time: [74:53]



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Townes Van Zandt
Chautaqua Auditorium, Bouilder, CO
1990 AUG 29

01. If I Needed You
02. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
03. Buckskin Stallion Blues
04. Marie
05. Fraternity Blues
06. Talkin' Tunderbird Blues
07. Pancho And Lefty
08. Lungs
09. To Live Is To Fly
10. The Hole
11. Snowin' On Raton

Time: [47:07]

Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Paisley Park, Wellington, New Zealand
1990 SEP 00

Disc 01: [44:19]
01. intro -> If I Needed You
02. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
03. Buckskin Stallion Blues
04. Marie
05. Lungs
06. Talking Karate Blues
07. The Shrimp Song
08. Short haired Woman Blues
09. Ain't Leaving Your Love
10. The Hole
11. tuning
12. Dead Flowers
13. Colorado Girl

Disc 02: [41:58]
01. No Lonesome Tune
02. No Deal
03. talk
04. To Live To To Fly
05. Waitin' Round To Die
06. talk -> Don't Take It Too Bad
07. Our Mother The Mountain
08. Blaze's Blues
09. Snowin' On Raton
10. Greenboro Woamn
11. Kathleen -> Nothin'

Total Time: [86:17]

Soundboard Or FM Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
The Winning Post, York, England
1990 OCT 08

Disc 01: [45:06]
01. Buckskin Stallion Blues
02. Marie
03. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
04. talk
05. Pancho And Lefty
06. Short Haired Woman Blues
07. Blaze's Blues
08. Rex's Blues
09. The Hole
10. No Place To Fall
11. I'll Be Here In The Morning
12. talk
13. Dollar Bill Blues

Disc 02: [44:02]
01. Don't Take It Too Bad (fades in)
02. To Live Is To Fly
03. Lungs
04. Nothin'
05. Our Mother The Mountain (fades in)
06. Flyin' Shoes
07. Tecumseh Valley
08. No LOnesome Tune
09. No Deal
10. Snowing On Raton
11. White Freightliner Blues
12. Colorado Girl

Total Time: [89:08]



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Townes Van Zandt
Trysull Village Hall, Straffordshire, England
1990 OCT 15

Disc 01: [72:52]
01. If I Needed You
02. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
03. Buckskin Stallion Blues
04. Marie
05. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
06. Pancho And Lefty
07. Lungs
08. To Live Is To Fly
09. Blaze's Blues
10. Short Haired Woman Blues
11. The Shrimp Song
12. Talkming Karate Blues
13. Snowing On Raton
14. Loretta
15. Don't Take It Too Bad
16. Rake
17. Our MOther The Mountain
18. talk
19. Nothin'
20. No Place To Fall

Disc 02: [67:28]
01. Dollar Bill Blues
02. No Deal
03. Ain't Leaving Your Love
04. For The Sake Of The Song
05. Kathleen -> Waitin' Round To Die
06. Tecumseh Valley
07. No Lonesome Tune
08. Flyin' Shoes
09. The Catfish Song
10. The Hole
11. None But The Rain
12. Lover's Lullaby
13. White Freightliner Blues
14. Bill Boney And Ma
15. Colorado Girl (cut)

Total Time: [140:20]

Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
VPRO Studio, Hilversum, Holland
1990 OCT 28

01. To Live Is To Fly
02. interview
03. Pancho And Lefty
04. interview
05. Dollar Bill Blues
06. interview
07. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
08. interview
09. Don't Take It Too Bad
10. interview
11. Lungs
12. interview
13. If I Needed You
14. interview
15. Snowin On Raton
16. interview
17. White Freightliner Blues (cut)

Time: [57:47]

FM Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Cactus Cafe, Austin, TX
1992 NOV 12

01. intro
02. Dollar Bill Blues
03. Still Looking For You
04. B.W. Railroad Blues
05. Blaze's Blues
06. Rex's Blues
07. The Cuckoo
08. Two Girls
09. The Highway Kind
10. Marie
11. Lungs
12. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
13. Nothin'
14. Kathleen
15. Dead Flowers
16. Rake
17. talk
18. Tecumseh Valley
19. talk -> audience

Time: [58:06]

Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Tavastia, Helsinki, Finland
1993 JUN 18

01. Dollar Bill Blues
02. Pancho And Lefty
03. Brand New Companion
04. Two Girls
05. Lungs (cuts in)
06. Rex's Blues
07. Nothin'
08. The Ribbons Of Love
09. Kathleen
10. The Cuckoo
11. Brother Flower
12. If I Needed You
13. Pinball Machine (first verse)
14. Tecumseh Valley
15. Flyin' Shoes
16. Don't Take It Too Bad

Time: [71:58]

FM Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Godfrey Daniels, Bethlehem, PA
1993 NOV 20

Disc 01: [61:10]
01. intro
02. Dollar Bill Blues
03. talk
04. Two Girls
05. talk
06. Pancho And Lefty
07. Marie
08. talk
09. A Song For
10. talk
11. B.W. Railroad Blues
12. talk
13. Talking Thunderbird Blues
14. talk
15. Short Haired Woman Blues
16. talk
17. To Live Is To Fly
18. talk
19. The Hole

Disc 02: [59:17]
01. No Place To Fall
02. Still Looking For You
03. Kathleen
04. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
05. If I Needed You
06. Nothin'
07. intro
08. Snowin' On Raton
09. Don't Take It Too Bad
10. intro
11. You Are Not Needed Now
12. Snake Mountain Blues
13. The Rake
14. talk
15. Waitin' Round To Die
16. talk
17. Lover's Lullaby
18. intro
19. Talking Karate Blues
20. intro
21. The Cuckoo
22. intro
23. Lost Highway
24. intro
25. Dead Flowers (end cut)

Total Time: [120:27]



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Townes Van Zandt
Mark Radcliffe Sessio, BBC Radio One, London, England
1994 APR 28

01. interview
02. Pancho And Lefty
03. interview
04. Kathleen
05. interview

Time: [21:15

FM Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Klub Negativ, Frankfurt, Germany
1994 NOV 07

Disc 01: [74:26]
01. Blaze's Blues
02. Two Girls
03. Dollar Bill Blues
04. Buckskin Stallion Blues
05. Pancho And Lefty
06. Marie
07. Nothin'
08. Still Looking For You
09. talk
10. Short Haired Woman Blues
11. Katie Belle Blues
12. Lungs
13. To Live Is To Fly
14. Flying Shoes
15. No Place To Fall
16. The Hole
17. For The Sake Of The Song
18. Kathleen
19. Rake
20. Lost Highway

Disc 02: [49:32]
01. Gone Too Long
02. B.W. Railroad Blues
03. Waitin' Round To Die
04. Loretta
05. You Are Not Needed Now
06. The Highway Kind
07. Mr Mudd And Mr Gold
08. The Catfish Song
09. The Ballad Of Ira Hayes
10. Tecumseh Valley
11. Snowin' On Raton
12. A Song For
13. High Low And Inbetween

Total Time: [123:58]

Soundboard Recording (?)



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Townes Van Zandt
Muffathalle, Munich, Germany
1994 NOV 21

01. intro
02. Dollar Bill Blues
03. Pancho And Lefty
04. Going Down To Memphis
05. intro -> Katie Belle Blues
06. Blaze's Blues
07. talk
08. Two Girls
09. At My Window
10. To Live Is To Fly
11. Loretta
12. The Hole
13. No Place To Fall
14. outro

Time: [56:08]

FM Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
K-4, Ljubljana, Slovenia
1994 NOV 24

01. Dollar Bill Blues
02. Blaze's Blues
03. Goin' Down To Memphis
04. Two Girls
05. Loretta
06. Kotie Belle Blues
07. Tecumseh Valley
08. Dead Flowers
09. You Are Not Needed Now
10. A Song For
11. Pancho And Lefty
12. Marie
13. Flying Shoes
14. To Live Is To Fly
15. The Ballad Od Ira Hayes
16. The Catfish Song
17. Waintin' Round To Die
18. If I Needed You

Time: [76:53]

Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Muffathalle, Munich, Germany
1994 NOV 27

01. Going Down To Memphis
02. intro
03. Katie Belle Blues
04. Blaze's Blues
05. talk
06. Two Girls
07. Kurti intro
08. To Live Is To Fly
09. Loretta
10. The Hole
11. No Place To Fall
12. Outro

Time: [40:35]

Radio Broadcast Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
1995 FEB 16

Disc 01: [51:59]
01. intro
02. Two Girls
03. talk
04. Snowin' On Raton
05. The Hole
06. talk
07. Pancho And Lefty
08. talk
09. Katie Belle Blues
10. talk
11. Marie

Disc 02: [51:32]
01. talk
02. Short Haired Woman Blues
03. tuning
04. You Win Again
05. tuning
06. Loretta
07. talk
08. The Ballad Of Ira Hayes
09. A Song For
10. talk
11. To Live Is To Fly
12. If I Needed You
13. talk
14. Buckskin Stallion Blues

Total Time: [103:31]



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Townes Van Zandt
Godfrey Daniels, Bethlehem, PA
1995 NOV 02

Disc 01: [59:07] - Early Show
01. Two Girls
02. Loretta
03. Pancho And Lefty
04. Marie
05. The Hole
06. Katie Belle Blues
07. Tecumseh Valley
08. My Starter Won't Start
09. To Live Is to Fly

Disc 02: [73:30] - Late Show
01. intro -> To Live Is To Fly
02. talk
03. Katie Belle Blues
04. Blaze's Blues
05. Two Girls
06. Marie
07. talk
08. Pancho And Lefty
09. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
10. Waitin' Round To Die
11. Short Haired Woman Blues
12. Tecumseh Valley
13. The Hole
14. Snowin' On Raton

Total Time: [132:37]

Soundboard Recording



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Townes Van Zandt
Alter Schlachthof, Hanau, Germany
1995 NOV 15

Disc 01: [43:24]
01. Loretta
02. Dollar Bill Blues
03. Automobile Blues
04. Pancho And Lefty
05. Katie Belle Blues
06. Lungs
07. The Hole
08. Buckskin Stallion Blues
09. Waitin' Round To Die
10. Blaze's Blues
11. Two Girls

Disc 02: [46:24]
01. Marie
02. Still Looking For You
03. Tecumseh Valley -> Dead Flowers -> Tecumseh Valley
04. Snake Mountain Blues
05. A Song For
06. Talkin' Thunderbird Blues
07. To Live Is To Fly
08. Catfish Song
09. Hey Willie Boy
10. If I Needed You
11. Flyin' Shoes

Total Time: [89:48]

Soundboard Recording