Yo La Tengo with the Magnetic Fields and Doug Gillard
December 22, 2008
(Hanukkah, night 2)
Maxwell's, Hoboken, NJ
*a thir13en blend*
recorded by yltfan

Source 1: SBD>iRiver h140
Source 2: Nakamichi cm300's>iRiver h120

Magnetic Fields and John Hodgman opened.

Mix disc by Steve Shelley.

Benefit for Burmese Refugee Project and Burma Border Projects.

Check out Ira's Hanukkah diary, and much more at:

(show played with upright piano)

01 intro
02 The Weakest Part (slow)
03 Big Day Coming (fast)
04 Guess I'm Falling in Love (Velvet Underground)
05 Stockholm Syndrome
06 talking
07 Winter A Go-Go
08 Sometimes I Don't Get You
09 Don't Have To Be So Sad (with Claudia Gonson, drums, and Sam Davol, cello, of Magnetic Fields)
10 Alyda
11 Five-Cornered Drone (Crispy Duck)
12 Autumn Sweater
13 Double Dare
14 Decora
15 Watch Out For Me, Ronnie
16 The Story of Yo La Tango
17 encore break
18 Be Careful, It's My Heart (Irving Berlin) (Ira & Stephin Merritt duet)
19 talking - Doug Gillard birthday
20 A Foggy Day in London Town (George Gershwin) (with Doug Gillard, guitar/vocals)
21 No Milk Today (Herman's Hermits) (with Doug Gillard, guitar/vocals)
22 talking
23 The Next Big Thing (The Dictators) (with Doug Gillard, guitar/vocals)
24 talking
25 My Little Corner of the World (Bob Hilliard/Lee Pockriss) (with Ira's mom, vocals)

Thanks to Yo La Tengo, soundguy Mark Luecke, the great folks at Maxwell's, and thir13en!

Please share nice lossless copies of this recording, but don't ever sell or buy it. Buy Yo La Tengo's fabulous records instead!

Setlist stolen from Jesse: