Prince Billy Shows
Here is a list of known live dates with the known setlists that Will Oldham played. If you know more dates or setlists then let me know so I can add them. Latest revision: 02/10/12
12/03/08 San Francisco, CA, Cafe du Nord Bonnie appeared as guest DJ after a Little Wings show.
11/04/08 Brookdale, CA, Brookdale Lodge Bonnie sung along on two songs with Scout Niblett; "Do You Want To Be Buried With My People" & "Kiss"
22/05/08 Sausalita, CA, Headlands Center for the Arts Apocalyptic Sublime: musician Will Oldham and photographer David Maisel will discuss their work and residencies created during his 3-month residency at the Headlands Center. death final heart's arms i won't ask again there is something i have to say there is no god
European dates, the band is here. The covers on this tour are at least "Carry Home" by the Gun Club, "Would You Go With Me" by Josh Turner, "Bird Dog" by the Everly Brothers, "One Day At A Time" by Yusuf Islam. "Stay" by Susanna Wallumrød was played at the Tivoli with Susanna Wallumrød. 15/06/08 Dublin, Vicar Street, Future Days Festival 16/06/08 Ravenna, Ronson 18/06/08 Skopje, Macedonia, MNT 20/06/08 Belgrade, Student Cultural Center 21/06/08 Zagreb, Teatar ITD 22/06/08 Vienna, WUK Kulturzentrum 23/06/08 Prague, Lucerna Music Bar 25/06/08 Helsinki, Tavastia 26/06/08 Tampere, Klubi 27/06/08 Gothenburg, Bohus Fästning 28/06/08 Stockholm, Berns 29/06/08 Oslo, Rockefeller, Øyafestivalen 01/07/08 Dresden, Alter Schlachthof 02/07/08 Berlin, Schillertheater 03/07/08 Hamburg, Fabrik 04/07/08 Rudolstadt, Rudolstadt 2008 Festival 06/07/08 Roskilde Festival 07/07/08 Århus, Voxhall 08/07/08 Copenhagen, Tivoli 10/07/08 Madrid, Joy Eslava 11/07/08 Lisbon, ZDB 12/07/08 Marvao, Festival In The Sky (did this take place?) 13/07/09 Porto, Meu Mercedes Month June July Day 22 23 2 8 Total of songs 24 23 22 24 you remind me of something (glory goes) 1 7 6 keep eye on others gain 2 strange form of life 3 22 14 cursed sleep 4 6 i am a cinematographer 5 23 where is the puzzle 6 17 12 lay and love 7 the worlds greatest 8 11 16 17 bed is for sleeping 9 9 master and everyone 10 5 for every field theres mole 11 3 1 then the letting go 12 18 goat and ram 13 lie down in the light 14 4 16 the lion lair 15 2 carry home 16 20 cold & wet 17 16 11 rich wife full of happiness 18 12 7 no bad news 19 18 1 19 you want that picture 20 2 3 4 i see a darkness 21 18 a king at night 22 23 15 20 ill be glad 23 death to everyone 24 easy does it 1 2 9 missing one 4 love comes to me 6 8 big friday 8 12 the brute choir 10 wai 13 8 the seedling 14 what's missing is 15 11 ohio river boat song 19 17 9 so everyone 21 i called you back 5 22 rider 7 viva ultra 9 would you go with me 10 a sucker's evening 12 64 13 10 one day at a time 14 3 madeleine-mary 19 21 bird dog 20 stay 21 15 horses 22 24 no more workhorse blues 5 i came to hear the music 13
24/07/08 Louisville, KY Joe's Palm Room (secret show to prepare for the 26th according to this blog) 26/07/08 Jeffersontown, KY, Funtown Bonnie Prince Billy with Thomas A. Minor and the Picket Line & Cheyenne Mize. "Little Boxes" is a cover of Malvina Reynolds. easy does it for every field there's a mole so everyone lay and love may it always be goat and ram lie down in the light little boxes a king at night death to everyone you remind me of something wolf among wolves you want that picture we all, us three, will ride ohio river boat song rider i called you back
09/08/08 Charlottesville, VA, Gravity Lounge (6 pm and 10 pm) with the Anomoanon and Sarah White. Bonnie played keyboards and maracas with the Anomoanon. The Bonnie songs were backed by the Anomoanon. "Fighting Words" is a song by Sarah White. The setlists underneath come from the setlists on stage and from a review and may not be accurate. 6pm: Anomoanon; ballade of villon and fat margot portland going to the sea o lady wind green sea Bonnie; easy does it the lion lair where is the puzzle then the letting go the way i am Oldham Brothers; raise her fist and shout next time the sun comes around goodbye dear old stepstone Anomoanon; black and brown sadie and rudy summer never ends kick back asleep many years in the woods duets w. Sarah White; so everyone fightin' words you want that picture Bonnie; nomadic revery (all around) death to everyone the seedling one with the birds ohio river boat song
10pm: Anomoanon; one that got away gypsies y'know bangalorey man Bonnie; love comes to me easy does it the seedling where is the puzzle the way i am Oldham Brothers; night visiting song john the baptist i called you back Anomoanon; down and brown night is most uncertain the wanderer johnny armstrong killed a calf no quarter duets w. Sarah White; so everyone fightin' words you want that picture Bonnie; at break of day new partner death to everyone work hard/play hard lost blues lesson's from what's poor
Played with Emmett Kelly 28/09/08 Big Sur, CA, Henry Miller Library (benefit show for the all volunteer Big Sur fire brigade who saved Big Sur village from wild fires in early july)
Two songs were played by Bonnie. He also sung along with all the other artists that played that night in "This Land Is Your Land" by Woody Guthrie. 02/10/08 Los Angeles, CA, Royce Hall at UCLA ("McCabe's 50th Anniversary: A Living History of Music")
With Thomas A. Minor and the Picket Line. "A Change Is Gonna Come" by Sam Cooke and "Hemlocks and Primroses" by The Stanley Brothers were played at the Old Tarr Distillery. 03/10/08 San Francisco, CA, Swedish American Hall 05/10/08 San Francisco, CA, Golden Gate Park, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival 20/11/08 Louisville, KY, Lisa's Oak st. Lounge (open mic night) 21/11/08 Lexington, KY, Old Tarr Distillery Hemlock: Tsuga Art & Music
Brazil with Emmett Kelly 26/11/08 Sorocaba, Usina Cultural 27/11/08 Sao Paulo, Studio SP 28/11/08 Salvador, Boomerangue 30/11/08 Porto Alegre, Centro Cultural Santander
04/12/08 New Orleans, LA, Tipitina's Uptown
Italy with Emmett Kelly & Cheyenne Mize. Several new songs were played as well as some old ones like "Polestar Of My Life" and "Watch With Me". And a cover of Susanna Wallumrød's "People Living" and one of June Tabor's "Where Are You Tonight". 17/12/08 Milan, Sacra Famiglia in Rogoredo 18/12/08 Novate Milanese, Chiesa San Gervosa Protaso 19/12/08 Grezzago, Chiesa San Martino
Will joins Arnett Hollow on stage for a Beatles cover, "Why Don't We Do It In The Road" at the end of the set. 26/12/08 Louisville, KY, Sky Bar
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