Soul’s Deepest Secret? Cool.

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Bettye LaVette at Wolf Trap on Halloween night. Even better than it sounds. Even better than, um, 95 percent of the concerts I’ve seen since — gosh, it was just really, really good!

Read all about it in today’s Paper of Record.

Setlist:

01 The Stealer
02 Still Want to Be Your Baby (Take Me Like I Am)
03 Choices
04 Joy
05 Jealousy
06 Down to Zero
07 The Call It Love
08 I Guess We Shouldn’t Talk About That Now
09 My Man – He’s a Loving Man
10 You Don’t Know Me at All
11 Talking Old Soldiers
12 Right in the Middle of It (Falling in Love)*
13 Close as I’ll Get to Heaven
14 Before the Money Came (The Battle of Bettye LaVette)

ENCORE
15 Sleep to Dream
16 I Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got (a cappella, no mic, incredible)

*I’m not entirely sure about the title on this one.

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One response to “Soul’s Deepest Secret? Cool.

  1. Such an incredible show to have on our schedule for this fall. Her newest record with the Drive-By Truckers is absolutely on fire. You can check out the review of her show by Chris Klimek by accessing my blog or going to Washingtonpost.com. It appears as if he enjoyed it almost as much as you:)

    -Graham @ Wolf Trap

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