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The Jayhawks perform at the Fitzgerald Theater

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by The Jayhawks

September 13, 2011

The Jayhawks
The Jayhawks
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The Jayhawks have been a staple of the alt-country scene since their debut 25 years ago, right up until they went on hiatus in the mid-'00s. Given their widespread acclaim and long-standing legacy, it's sometimes hard to remember that their influential career began and continues right here in the Twin Cities.

The band returned last year with a spate of reunion shows continuing into this past winter, and today — a week before they release their first full-length in nearly eight years, Mockingbird Time — they joined 89.3 The Current for an invite-only performance at the historic Fitzgerald Theater.

More audio and video will be posted in the coming days.

Setlist:

Set #1


"She Walks In So Many Ways"

"Closer To Your Side"

"Hide Your Colors"

Set #2


"Tiny Arrows"

"High Water Blues"

"Guilder Annie"

Set #3


"I'd Run Away"

"Ann Jane"

"Tampa To Tulsa"

"Red's Song"

"Blue"