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Carson City And The Silver State

October 19th, 2012 Jorma Leave a comment Go to comments
We are made welcome by the Maitre D' at the casino hotel

We are made welcome by the Maitre D' at the casino hotel

Boy, you can’t make this stuff up. My Mom used to live up on Talmont in North Shore Tahoe and I certainly feel welcome in these parts. We were here to play the High Sierra Brewing Company and play we did. Being jet lagged and all, I was up about 0300 so Barry and I had a chance to drive around and see some sights. First there was breakfast at the Comma Coffee House… actually we just dined there this morning too. Great food… and not a slot in sight.

Yep... my name in lights... sort of

Yep... my name in lights... sort of

We walked by the gig… it was still almost dark… we just took a look and walked on.

Coincidence?  I think not...

Coincidence? I think not...

All kinds of cool stuff in this town… including this great little church. Reminds me of a song. We had some time on our hands so we drove up into the hills on this beautiful, crisp, Fall day.

How nice does it have to get?

How nice does it have to get?

On our way back to the hotel, we stopped by The Lady Tamales. Now I know the GPS and the internet stuff calls it Ladies Tamales, but Fidelina Suarez… the Lady in Question calls it The Lady… and it was delicious… corn husk tamales… fresh. Lunch for Barry and myself came to $12.95. Go there… dig it. It’s the greatest!

Time marched on and it was gig time… and here is our set list:

Jorma Kaukonen And Barry Mitterhoff 21, 2012
High Sierra Brewing Company
Carson City, Nevada
Thursday, October 18, 2012

First Set:
1. True Religion
2. I See the Light
3. Hesitation Blues
4. Children Of Zion
5. Things That Might Have Been
6. Come Back Baby
7. Third Week In The Chelsea
8. 99 Year Blues
9. Red River Blues
10. Barbeque King
11. Goodbye To The Blues
12. Barbeque King
Second Set:
1. That’ll Never Happen No More
2. Been So Long
3. Mama Let Me Lay It On You
4. Sea Child
5. Bread Line Blues
6. River Of Time
7. I’ll Let You Know Before I Leave
8. How Long Blues
9. Good Shepherd
10. Let Us Get Together Right Down Here
11. I Am The Light Of This World
12. Parchman Farm
13. Keep Your Lamps Trimmed And Burning
14. Encore: Genesis

A great time was had by all… hopefully they’ll continue to do gigs here… now it’s on to the Napa Valley Opera House back in California. Beautiful day for a drive over the Donner Pass…

Good times!

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  1. jim hitchcock
    October 19th, 2012 at 13:06 | #1

    Thanks, Jorma & Barry, for a tremendous show, and for answering my question about the Orange amp!

  2. cyndy consentino
    October 19th, 2012 at 21:59 | #2

    Dear Jorma,

    Great pictures, and the tamales sound awesome:)

    Enjoy, and stay well,
    Cyndy

  3. Paul Z
    October 23rd, 2012 at 11:27 | #3

    Uhh…Jorma. I do not judge a book by its cover, but that does seem to be one strange looking man. Not you…the other one.