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The Meters
Denver Fillmore
April 22, 2006

start 9:30pm

Groovy Lady
Cissy Strut>
Saturday Night FISH FRY>
Poppa's Got a Brand New Bag(Jag)>
Cissy Strut
Fiyo on the Bayou
World is Under the Weather (Doodle Loop)>
George Jams like George can, and segues nicely into>
Funkify YOUR Life
Be My Lady (George introduces as "our version of a rock ballad")
Just Kissed My Baby (Zig nails the vocals)>
Art plays his new funky synth keyboard like it was 1977>
That Aint the Way>
Hang em High>
Wade in the Water (Art is feelin it!)>
Look Ka Py Py>
Handclapping Song
Africa jam with the band feeling it>
George sidles up next to Art on his B3 Bench and sits with him for an extended stretch and they rock the pocket together. It was the sh*t!>
TALKING BOUT NEW ORLEANS (possibly first time played since reunion. Seemed like it was an impromptu breakout. This will be a huge crowd pleaser as they continue to polish this gem.)
Band Introductions
Aint No Use>
George Solo>
Aint No Use

Down on the Bayou teasing>
Hey Pocky A-Way>
Band takes a bow
Art stays on with Sesame Street theme
Art launches Iko Iko and forces band back on stage
Iko Iko (drums and keyboards only, with all four taking turns at the verses with much crowd participation)

end time 11:35

Note: Stage setlist had "Big Chief" as encore. Opening Act: DJ Roots

Great to see everybody on a 77 degree sunny Denver day. Shoutouts to all the usual suspects. Happy Jazzfest 2006!


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