5-09-12 Falls Church, VA

Audio: by Tom Huster
Photos: by Cassandra Ladino / by Ian Glazer
Video: Claude's Lament > Shamrock Bound / Blankets / Pine Island Bayou / Caledonia

The Gourds
The State Theatre
220 North Washington Street
Falls Church, VA

01. El Paso
02. Magnolia
03. Drop the Charges
04. Marginalized
05. Pill Bug Blues
06. Eyes of a Child
07. Jenny Brown
08. Your Benefit
09. Blankets
10. I Want it So Bad
11. Hooky Junk
12. All in the Pack
13. Everybody's Missing the Sun (Nils Lofgren)
14. Claude's Lament > Shamrock Bound
15. Pine Island Bayou
16. Collections
17. Drop What I'm Doing
18. Burn the Honeysuckle > No Sleep till Brooklyn (Michael Diamond/Adam Horovitz/Adam Yauch/Rick Rubin) > Burn the Honeysuckle
19. Caledonia
20. Lower 48 *

*Richmond Ditch version

© Ian Glazer

Special thanks to Tom Huster, Ian Glazer, Bill Shields, Rhonda Peterson, Mike Gregory, Cassandra Ladino, Peter Shimm, Josh Nanberg, Alan Brennan, and Jay Jenc for the field reports. If anyone has audio/video/photos from this show, please email TheGourdsNews.


  1. Nice turnout for a rainy Wednesday night. DC is becomming a real Gourds town!