Jesse Jarnow

ylt, night 7

Yo La Tengo at Maxwell’s
27 December 2008
*(Hanukkah, night 7)*
Willie Alexander and the Boom Boom Band and David Cross (as Rabbi Alan Sugarman) opened.

Mix disc by Ira.
Benefit for Community Partnership School.

(whole show, minus “Sugarcube,” with David Mansfield on violin, pedal steel, and electric guitar.)

Sugarcube
Let’s Be Still
She May Call You Up Tonight (The Left Banke)
Cone of Silence
One PM Again
Pablo and Andrea
Griselda (Peter Stampfel)
The Crying of Lot G
I Feel Like Going Home
Nowhere Near
Off and Running (Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders)
Barnaby, Hardly Working
Big Day Coming (fast) >
Watch Out For Me, Ronnie >
Mushroom Cloud of Hiss

*(encore)*
Long Gone (Customs/Lyres)
Walk Away, Rene (The Left Banke) (with DM and Willie Alexander)
Maybe More Than You (The Lost) (with DM and WA)
You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling (Willie Alexander arrangement, Phil Spector/Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil) (with DM and WA)
To Sir, With Love (Don Black/Mark London) (with David Cross)

2 Comments

  1. baconfat says: - reply

    oh man, i wish i had seen this. their set with mansfield in 2005 was the best show i saw that whole year. thanks again for keeping us updated on these shows, jesse.
    -dominic

  2. Ariella says: - reply

    Just wanted to re-point out that Griselda was written by Antonia, not Peter Stampfel.
    http://allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=33:acfuxzq5ld0e