12-04-09 Austin, TX

© Amber Wagner
The Gourds
1619 South First Street
Austin, TX

01. Down by the River (Neil Young) > Do 4 U *
02. Shreveport
03. Trampled by the Sun
04. Mister Betty
05. Pill Bug Blues **
06. Shake the Chandelier
07. Hooky Junk
08. The Gyroscopic
09. Luddite Juice
10. Valentine
11. Moon Gone Down
12. All the Way to Jericho
13. The Way You Can Get
14. Right in the Head
15. New Dues
16. Omaha (Billy Joe Shaver/Hillman Hall)
17. Everybody's Missing the Sun (Nils Lofgren)
18. Whiskey & Blood ***
19. Tex-Mex Mile
20. All the Labor
21. Wade in the Water (trad.) ****
22. When Wine Was Cheap
23. Take Me Back to Tulsa (Bob Wills/Tommy Duncan)

*Referenced Austin's five minute blizzard from earlier in the day
**Original set list had Promenade
***Not on original set list & incl. some lyrics from previous song
****Kevin, Max, and Keith

Soundcheck: Jesus Just Left Chicago (Billy Gibbons/Dusty Hill/Frank Beard), Flags and Banners (Ronnie Lane/Rod Stewart), Tryin to Get to You (Rose Marie McCoy/Charles Singleton)

Foggy Blossom fans...oh, so close!

Special thanks to Ducktaper, Aaron Wevodau, Amber Wagner, and Mike Woolf for the field reports. If anyone has audio/video/photos from this show, please email TheGourdsNews.


  1. Down By The River? Really?!! And I had to miss it. $%#&.

    Was it a snippet of the song? A verse? Or did it go on for 18 minutes with Claude taking the Danny Whitten parts?

    -- Tomski

  2. see for yerself, tomski. audio is already up. thanks again, aaron.