9-23-11 Austin, TX

Photos: by Charlie Llewellin

The Gourds
Threadgill's World Headquarters
301 West Riverside Drive
Austin, TX

Introduction by Dan Nugent

01. You Must Not Know
02. Drop the Charges
03. Ink and Grief
04. Heading Out to the Highway tease (Rob Halford/K.K. Downing/Glenn Tipton) > Peppermint City
05. Marginalized
06. Your Benefit
07. Cold Bed * > Take the Money and Run (Steve Miller)
08. Pill Bug Blues
09. Melchert
10. Pickles
11. Yakety Yak tease (Jerry Leiber/Mike Stoller)
12. Haunted
13. Wagon Of Destruction (Claude Bernard/Matt Cook/Travis Garaffa)
14. Two Sparrows
15. Eyes of a Child
16. Trampled by the Sun
17. Drop What I'm Doing
18. Jesus Christ with Signs Following
19. I Want it So Bad > Jive Talkin' (Barry Gibb/Robin Gibb/Maurice Gibb)
20. Burn the Honeysuckle
21. Plaid Coat
22. Ringing Dark & True
23. Getting To Know You tease (Oscar Hammerstein II/Richard Rodgers)
24. Aqualung tease (Ian Anderson/Jennie Anderson)
25. War Pigs (Tony Iommi/Ozzy Osbourne/Gezzer Butler/Bill Ward)
26. My Name Is Jorge

*Hard Rain version

Note: Tonight was the first time all 12 songs from Old Mad Joy were played during a single show. Additionally, the entire show was filmed with multiple cameras for an upcoming documentary on The Gourds by Doug Hawes-Davis.

Special thanks to Tomski, Charlie Llewellin, Ducktaper, Grace McKelvy, Richard Spencer Benton, and Michael T. Barnes for the field reports. If anyone has audio/video/photos from this show, please email TheGourdsNews.

1 comment:

  1. what a cure for a banged up, can't breathe at night, head hurtin cat..THE GOURDS at Threadgills last night in Austin!they are heading near the hudson valley next week DON'T miss em and their new LARRY/JUSTIN produced at LEVON's gem...best live band in the world!..rave on KEVIN, KEITH, JIMMY, CLAUDE & MAX..kinda like they channeled NRBQ, The Band & Ozark Mtn DD's on acid! what a show! my name is jorge and i twist and i juke!