Apr. 19, 2008
Library IV
Williamstown, N.J.




The first of many Library IV scheduled dates occurred on a Saturday night.  Though a large restaurant, the Library IV is partitioned into about half a dozen sectioned, each with the feel of a more intimate cafe.  The live music takes place in the section containing the bar, some table seating, and a few TVs. 

Library IV books solo musicians who perform almost exclusively covers of popular songs, so it was very flattering for Dom to be hired, since the venue managers knew he would play mostly his own material.  Dom decided on a format for this show that will probably carry forward to his return bookings:  Every set will include a Bob Dylan cover, a Bruce Springsteen cover, a blues cover and another cover, plus six of Dom's songs.

This show had a longer second set and shorter third set, because Dom was waiting for a thick, juicy Black Angus burger and to arrive before going on break.  Dom put in his order a little too late into the second set, so he pulled a few songs from the third set into the extended second set while the thick, juicy Black Angus burger was still in transit.  When the thick, juicy Black Angus burger made its much-anticipated appearance, Dom finished up with a short song ("When I Get Back") and had dinner. In the aftermath of the thick, juicy Black Angus burger, enough time remained for a half dozen more tunes.


    
Playlist:
         
- - Set 1 - -
         
Hum a Few Bars
          Prettiest Girl in the Bar
          Don't Think Twice, It's Alright
(Bob Dylan cover)
          Good or Lucky
          Glory Days
(Bruce Springsteen cover)
          Blow Away
          The Thrill Is Gone
(B.B. King cover)
          Lonelier to Stay
          Ramblin' Man
(Allman Brothers cover)
          Lost Along the Way

         
- - Set 2 - -
         
Good Shepherd Sunday
          Bright, Full Moon
          Like a Rollin' Stone
(Bob Dylan cover)
          The Song with the Cheesy Rhymes
          No Surrender
(Bruce Springsteen cover)
          Cold Pizza
          Heartbreak Hotel
(Elvis Presley cover)
          Cat Out of Water
          Wild World
(Cat Stevens cover)
          Wish You Were Here
          I Won't Back Down
(Tom Petty cover)
          My Shoes Are Loaded
          You've Got to Hide Your Love Away
(Beatles cover)
          When I Get Back

         
- - Set 3 - -
         
Geneseo
          Good Talker
          All Along the Watchtower
(Bob Dylan cover)
          Beginner's Luck
          Atlantic City
(Bruce Springsteen cover)
          Movin' On




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