a Project of the Mockingbird Foundation


Link Vassar and his Yankee Boys, Wednesday, 05/03/2000
Mead Chapel, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT

Set 1: Lonesome Fiddle Blues, Sunday Driver, On and On, Old & In the Way Breakdown, Heavy Traffic Ahead, Black Mountain Rag, Roanoke, Kissimmee Kid

Set 2: Hillbilly Jazz, Oshkosh, Floating on a String, The Wabash Cannonball[1], Night Train, Kinfolks in Carolina, The Beltless Buckler[2], Air Mail Special, Taking Flight, Vassar's Boogie

Encore: Foggy Mountain Special

[1] Mike on lead vocals.
[2] Debut.

Notes: This performance was a benefit for Middlebury College student Katie Samson. The first set was performed without Russ Lawton, who joined for the entire second set on drums. Mike took lead vocals on "The Wabash Cannonball." The show featured the debut of "The Beltless Buckler."

Musicians: Mike Gordon, Gordon Stone, Russ Lawton, Doug Perkins, Vassar Clements

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