Deep in the heart of darkest America: An Independence Day TWO (three?) with Greg Schatz and Eve Abrams 7/4/2013

July 4, 2013

It was Sharkey’s Day and a wild time in the studio: three computers, vinyl, cds. Wires everywhere.  I guess that’s the cost of freedom. Here’s the playlist from TWO’s most liberated show to date. Playlist below. Greg’s songs are in red and Eve’s in green. Ooo-wee.

  1. A’ghadan Alqak – Oum Kolthoum
  2. Vigilante Man – Richie Havens (Woody Guthrie)
  3. Goin’ Home to My Same Old Used to Be – The Cool Cats
  4. Albuquerque – Neil Young
  5. Fireworks – Louis Armstrong
  6. Let the Good Times Roll – Buckwheat Zydeco
  7. Yes We Can – Pointer Sisters (Allen Toussaint)
  8. In a Sentimental Mood – Leroy Jones
  9. God Save the Queen – Sex Pistols 
  10. Let’s Do it, Let’s Fall in Love – Louis Armstrong and Oscar Peterson
  11. Well, I Done Got Over It – Guitar Slim
  12. What’s Goin On? – Donny Hathaway
  13. A reading of the US Declaration of Independence – A handful of characters in Trumansburg
  14. Sharkey’s Day – Laurie Anderson
  15. Independence Day – Elliot Smith
  16. Blessed are Those Who Struggle – Last Poets
  17. Old Forgotten Soldier – Harry Nilsson
  18. Fire in Cairo – The Cure

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