A beautiful night once again at the beach. The band gained strength as the gig wore on, highlighted by a stellar “Liz Reed.” Jazz great Roy Haynes sat in on “Afro Blue” as he did at the Beacon earlier this year. Those of you who thought this was time for a bathroom/snack bar break at this time certainly missed a true legend. “You Don’t Love Me” is back to sounding as it was played at the Fillmore, rather than the swinging version of years past. Overheard a few rows ahead of me during the drum solo, “What the hell is this *****? This ain’t the Allmans, it sounds like the Gong Show.” Way to go there, oh wise one.

Statesboro Blues
Come and Go Blues
Woman Across the River
Every Hungry Woman
Don’t Keep Me Wonderin’
Hoochie Coochie Man
(w/ slide duet intro)
Afro Blue
(w/ Roy Haynes)
You Don’t Love Me
The Weight
Midnight Rider
In Memory of Elizabeth Reed
(w/ drums & bass)

E: No One To Run With

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