Back To The Birchmere

Well… Barry Mitterhoff and I were back at our beloved Birchmere last night and it was so great to be back playing with Barry again. I am indeed the luckiest guy in the world! Here is our set list:

Jorma Kaukonen And Barry Mitterhoff 13, 2012
The Birchmere
Alexandria, Virginia
Thursday, October 4, 2012

First Set:
1. Trouble In Mind
2. True Religion
3. Been So Long
4. Hesitation Blues
5. Children Of Zion
6. Things That Might Have Been
7. I’ll Let You Know Before I Leave
8. How Long Blues
9. Mama Let Me Lay It On You
10. Barbeque King
11. Living In The Moment
12. Goodbye To The Blues
13. I Know You Rider
Second Set:
1. Let Us Get Together Right Down Here
2. Second Chances
3. Nobody Knows You When You’re Down And Out
4. Bread Line Blues
5. Come Back Baby
6. Vicksburg Stomp
7. Good Shepherd
8. Red River Blues
9. I Am The Light Of This World
10. Parchman Farm
11. Keep Your Lamps Trimmed And Burning
12. Encore: Genesis

Tonight we are up in Annapolis at the Ram’s Head On Stage with Peter Mulvey… another great venue that we love. Mmmmm… crab cakes and shepherd’s pie. In the spirit of more delights, i take this opportunity to reiterate our Fur Peace Ranch giveaway at the Kirk Avenue Music Hall in Roanoke, VA on October 6, 2012 and at the Swedish American Hall in San Francisco, CA on October 20, 2012. This is one of those rare giveaways that we do infrequently, so with these small venues in mind, the odds are definitely desirable.

Raffle Notice

Fur Peace Ranch and Jorma Kaukonen announce a 2 city pick Fur Peace Ranch workshop giveaway. Every person who purchased a ticket to see Jorma Kaukonen perform on October 6th 2012 at the Kirk Avenue Music Hall in Roanoke, VA. and the Swedish American Hall at Cafe Du Nord, San Francisco, CA on October 20th, 2012 will be entered into a raffle to win a standard weekend workshop at the Fur Peace Ranch in Pomeroy, Ohio with Jorma Kaukonen. Just send your ticket stub or proof of purchase along with your telephone number to Fur Peace Ranch, 39495 St Clair Rd., Pomeroy, Ohio 45769 and your name will be entered. The winning name will drawn here in Ohio on October 27th, 2012.

OK folks… it’s off to Annapolis…

  1. Bob Kelly
    October 5th, 2012 at 11:25 | #1

    Two real fine looking sets there for sure..never heard a Good shepherd that did not please..Genesis encore not to shabby.. enjoy Annapolis.. one of my favorite towns on the east coast..

  2. carlo pagliano
    October 5th, 2012 at 16:55 | #2

    Always thanks Jorma!
    Robust vigorous Set List, stainless Sets, quelle marveille.
    Spent a marvelous morning makin’ the acquaintance with Miss Potter. Actually we don’t have them natural born performers round here. Our imagination stops before. Thanks for the magnificent tip.
    Peace be the journey
    Rock’n’roll save our souls
    Steady As She Goes

  3. Cyndy Consentino
    October 5th, 2012 at 18:42 | #3

    Dear Jorma,
    Jealous I am not at these shows!;(
    Can’t wait for the Beacon!

  4. joe in dC
    October 5th, 2012 at 19:49 | #4

    I was at the show last night
    really laid back show
    Thanks Jorma and Barry for a fine night.
    Great to just relax and let 1/2 of Hot Tuna carry me away
    See u at the Beacon