2018 Setlists

SATURDAY, MAY 19th 
BLUES IS DEAD 
MOONDOG'S 
with Kip Lieber on Keys 
I:
Green Onions+ > Sugaree, Walkin' Blues, That's What Love Will Make You Do, Big Railroad Blues > Cumberland Blues, Take Me To The River, Little Red Rooster, Mr. Charlie, Deal > Might As Well. 
II: New Speedway Boogie > Truckin' > Easy Wind, Ship Of Fools, I Need A Miracle > Rollin' & Tumblin'+ > He's Gone > Caution (Do Not Step On Tracks) > Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad > Hard To Handle, Turn On Your Lovelight. 
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE 
Last "Walkin' Blues" 5-25-2015 (50 shows) 
Last "Little Red Rooster" 6-1-2013 (81 shows) 
Last "Take Me To The River" 4-14-2007 (209 shows) 

SATURDAY, MAY 5th 
MOONDOG'S 
with Kip Lieber on Keys 
I:
Aiko! Aiko!, Get Back, Dupree's Diamond Blues, Sittin' On Top Of The World, El Paso > Mexicali Blues, The Race Is On, Fool In The Rain+, Weather Report Suite: Prelude > Part 1 > Let It Grow (Part 2) > Don't Ease Me In. 
II: Mississippi 1/2-Step Uptown Toodeloo > Franklin's Tower, Saint Of Circumstance$ > Eyes Of The World$ > Possum, Boogie On Reggae Woman > Hell In A Bucket, Pancho & Lefty+ > White Rabbit > One More Saturday Night. 
ENCORE: Strange Man. 
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE 
$ dedicated to the memory of Shana King 

SATURDAY, APRIL 7th
FOUR SEASONS BREWING COMPANY
AcoustiCAUSE
with Alex Talbot on Guitar
I:
Deep Elem Blues, Long Way To Go > Jack-A-Roe, Friend Of The Devil, Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again, Bird Song > Norwegian Wood > Bird Song, That's What Love Will Make You Do, Treetop Flyer+, On The Road Again, Ripple.
II: Uncle John's Band > Shady Grove > Uncle John's Band > Can't Find My Way Home, Truckin' > Mr. Charlie, Right Beside Me*, Oh! Darling, Slip Sliding Away, Big Boy Pete, Turn On Your Lovelight.
ENCORE: U.S. Blues
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE
* original song

FRIDAY, APRIL 6th
pUNKaPalooza 2018
with Kip Lieber on Keys

Bertha, Greatest Story Ever Told, Don't Think Twice - It's All Right, Mama Tried > Big River, Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues, High Time, Music Never Stopped > Sugaree > Music Never Stopped, Never Alone*, Ship Of Fools > The Wheel^ > China Cat Sunflower^ > Love The One You're With > I Know You Rider.
ENCORE: Touch Of Grey. 

SATURDAY, MARCH 24th
D-JAM 2018
The Rex Theater
with Special Guests, Jeff Mattson & Lisa Ann Mackey from Dark Star Orchestra
& Kip Lieber & Bill Maruca on Keys
Benefit for Just Harvest
I:
Sugar Magnolia, Brown Eyed Woman, Friend Of The Devil, Me & My Uncle > Jackson, Evangeline, Passenger, Simple Twist Of Fate, Bird Song > Deal.
II: Scarlet Begonias > Estimated Prophet > Hey Pocky Way, Paradise+, Terrapin Station > Katie Moon* > Talk Of The Town**+ > Caution (Do Not Step On Tracks) > Saint Stephen > The Eleven > Blow Away.
ENCORE: Long As I Can See The Light+ > Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad > Sunshine Daydream.
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE
* Pappy original song
** Jeff Mattson original song


MARCH 3rd
Squirrel Hill Sports Bar
With Kip Lieber on Keys
Jill's 10th Anniversary Show
I:
Golden Road (To Unlimited Devotion), Jack Straw, Long Way To Go > Jack-A-Roe, Don't Think Twice - It's All Right, My Brother Esau, That's What Love Will Make You Do, It Must Have Been The Roses, Mr. Charlie, Back On The Train > Promised Land.
II: China Cat Sunflower > Love The One You're With > I Know You Rider, Man Smart/Woman Smarter, Alligator > Pretzel Logic > Viola Lee Blues > Boogie On Reggae Woman > Viola Lee Blues > Standing On The Moon > Viola Lee Blues > Never Alone*.
ENCORE: Turn On Your Lovelight.
* Original Song
Last "Man Smart/Woman Smarter" 1-28-17 (19 shows)
Last "Pretzel Logic" 7-7-06 (222 shows)

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3rd
Moondog's
with Kip Lieber on Keys
I:
 Touch Of Grey, Sittin' On Top Of The World, New Minglewood Blues, (I'm A) Roadrunner, Loser, Son Of A Preacher Man > If I Could, High Time, I've Got A Feeling, Fee > Possum.
II: Scarlet Begonias^ > Franklin's Tower^, Looks Like Rain, Space Captain+, Playing In The Band > Love The One You're With, Katie Moon* > Highway 61 Revisited > Caution (Do Not Step On Tracks)+ > Wharf Rat > Playing In The Band (Reprise).
ENCORE: Strange Man.
+ denotes first time played by theCAUSE
^ with Alex Talbot on guitar/vocals
* Original Song
Last "Son Of A Preacher Man" 6-28-14 (66 shows)