MERL SAUNDERS
AND THE RAINFOREST BAND
:
NEW YORK, NY 10-22-1996
(CD-R)

Manny's Carwash

New York, NY

10-22-1996

Merl Saunders - Keyboards, Organ (not on CD 1 track 1 & 2 and the first 10:04 on track 3)
Michael Warren - Bass
Michael Hinton - Guitar
Vince Littleton - Drums
 
CD 1:
  1st Set:  
1. tuning / intro - Merl is not here yet   (2:38)
2. Sister Sadie   (6:57)
3. Fire On The Mountain * (17:38)
4. stage banter   (2:24)
5.  I'm a Stranger Here ** >
Memphis Yodel ** >
?? ** >
I'm a Stranger Here ** >
Way Down That Lonesome Road **
  (8:37)
6. After Midnight (10:47)
7. Fire   (5:34)
8. Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You   (4:10)
9. Sugaree   (8:40)
10. stage banter   (3:30)
     
  CD 2:  
1. High Heeled Sneakers *** (12:19)
2. Cissy Strut *** (10:41)
3. stage banter   (0:55)
  2nd Set:  
4. crowd / tuning / stage banter   (4:28)
5. I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water ****   (8:59)
6. stage banter   (1:36)
7. CC Rider ***** >   (4:35)
8. It's Your Thing ***** >   (1:23)
9. CC Rider ***** >   (4:43)
10. High Heeled Sneakers **** >   (2:41)
11. Sing A Simple Song **** >
If You Want Me To Stay ****
  (4:13)
12. stage banter   (1:49)
13. Hey Joe ***** (10:42)
14. stage banter   (5:14)
     
  CD 3:  
1. Mustang Sally * ***** > (10:51)
2. drum solo ** ***** >   (1:00)
3. Who Do You Love jam * ***** >   (1:17)
4. Mustang Sally * ***** >   (3:22)
5. Get Out Of My Life Woman (tease) * ***** >   (0:24)
6. Mustang Sally * *****   (1:18)
7. Built For Comfort *** *****   (8:56)
8. crowd   (4:43)
  Encore:  
9. Born Under A Bad Sign *** ***** (10:50)
10. stage banter   (0:52)
11. I'm Gonna Move To The Outskirts Of Town **** ***** (18:32)
12. crowd   (1:59)
     
* Merl Saunders enters at 10:04 into the song  
** with Odetta - Vocals  
*** with Oteil Burbridge - Bass, Vocals
& Larry Hunter - Guitar (replacing Michael Hinton)
 
**** with Buddy Miles - Guitar, Vocals  
***** with Buddy Miles - Guitar, Vocals
& Odetta - Vocals
 
* ***** with Buddy Miles - Drums, Vocals,
Oteil Burbridge - Bass, Vocals
& Odetta - Vocals
 
** ***** with Buddy Miles - Drums  
*** ***** with with Buddy Miles - Drums, Vocals
& Oteil Burbridge - Bass, Vocals
 
**** ***** with with Buddy Miles - Guitar, Vocals,
Odetta - Vocals
& ??? - Drums