Mar. 14, 2009
Home Grown Cafe
Newark, Del.




Dom's first trip of the year to Delaware couldn't have occurred in a more festive, lively setting!  The Saturday before St. Patrick's Day became a
de facto celebration day for many in the Newark, Del., area.  Plus, the University of Delaware -- based in Newark and brushing up against Main Street where Home Grown Cafe is located --  was not yet on spring break, so the stylish restaurant/bar in the heart of the city was filled all night with townsfolk and collegefolk.  To mark the holiday that was to take place officially on Tuesday, Dom played a song by an Irish artist in each set (U2, Van Morrison, and Philadelphia-based Patrick's Head).

One debut of a Dom original:  "Better Than a Thesis," a short tune squeezed in at the end of the final set.


    
Playlist:
         
- - Set 1 - -
         
Port of Call
          Bright, Full Moon
          Like a Rollin' Stone
(Bob Dylan cover)
          On My Way
          Boat
          The Thrill Is Gone
(B.B. King cover)
          Cat Out of Water
          Out of My Mind
          I Still Havenít Found What Iím Looking For
(U2 cover)
          Two Lights at a Time
          Not Really

         
- - Set 2 - -
          The Song with the Cheesy Rhymes
          I Swear I Can Explain
          The Wrestler
(Bruce Springsteen cover)
          Beginnerís Luck
          Cold
          Heartbreak Hotel
(Elvis Presley cover)
          Eight Bars of Blues
          Cold Pizza
          Already Gone
(Patrickís Head cover)
          When I Get Back

         
- - Set 3 - -
          Good or Lucky
          Prettiest Girl in the Bar
          Tupelo Honey
(Van Morrison cover)
          Stowing Away on a Train
          Lost Along the Way
          Folsom Prison Blues
(Johnny Cash cover)
          Sweet Ann-Marie
          Good Shepherd Sunday
          This Land Is Your Land
(Woody Guthrie cover)
          Not So Fast
          Better Than a Thesis
          Rest My Eyes



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