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This is a list of all known performances by John Medeski, Billy Martin & Chris Wood. Shows below that have a time listed or a link to a source on db.etree.org were recorded. If you have a copy of any show not included here or a show that's not marked with green in the calendar, please email Tom or fill in the details in the form below.

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In the rightmost column, click on the number links to see the etree source records, s to jump to the show description or t to find recent torrents. Shows that are downloadable from the Live Music Archive have 'LMA' links. At the present time, MMW doesn't allow their shows to be hosted on LMA, but a number of shows where they were part of another band or were a guest for a song or more, are hosted there. For a complete list, go to Solo gigs on Live Music Archive.

Ticket stubs, posters & photos from the shows that confirm the date & venue are included below -- Just click on the thumbnails in the Artist column. 204 ticket stubs, 391 posters, 21 photos added, so far... If you have any that aren't listed here, please email Tom. < mmw AT twilightsw DOT com >

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1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

January 1998 3 12 15 23 24 29
February 1998 4
March 1998 10 24 29
April 1998 17 18 19 20 22 23 24 25
May 1998 1 2 16 18 21 22 24 26 27 28 29
June 1998 8 12 13 14 16 17 18 20 21
July 1998 4 5 8 10 11 12 13 15 17 18 30
August 1998 7 8 12 14 21 22 23
September 1998 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 25 26
October 1998 8 9 10 12 13 15 16 17
November 1998 3 5 13 14 15 16 18 19 20 21 22 24 27 28 29
December 1998 1 2 3 4 5 7 8 9 11 12 13 14 15

1998
Date Artist Venue Setlist Time Links
1/3/1998John MedeskiJohn Zorn's Emergency!, Knitting Factory, New York, NY2 Shows: No Setlist Available83:08 140:33t t s
1/12/1998MMWWXPN 88.5 World Cafe Radio, (Unknown date: Broadcast 1/12/1998), Philadelphia, PAOne Set Only: Old Wyne, No Ke Ano Ahiahi22:31t
1/15/1998Billy MartinChocolate Genius, CBGB's Pizzeria (downstairs), New York, NYNo Setlist Available; Marc Anthony Thompson (vocal, guitar), Vernon Reid (guitar), Melvin Gibbs (bass), Billy Martin (drums) & Graham Haynes (trumpet)68:16t
1/23/1998MMWUniversity of Iowa, Student Union, Iowa City, IASet 1: Intro > Start/Stop, Sugar Craft > Just Like I Pictured It, Coconut Boogaloo, Hip Chops, Improv > Combustication > Improv > Bubblehouse; Set 2: Lifeblood > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Everyday People, Dracula > Church Of Logic > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Chinoiserie, Night Marchers; Encore: Chubb Sub138:1311687 t s
1/24/1998MMWMandel Hall, University of Chicago, Chicago, ILSet 1: Improv > If I Only Knew Improv > Open Improv > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Sequel, Basso Profondo > Bass Solo; Set 2: Just Like I Pictured It, Sugar Craft > Henduck, Start/Stop > Latin Shuffle > Drum Solo > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Everyday People, Spy Kiss > Night Marchers > Wiggly's Way, Crosstown Traffic; Encore: Bubblehouse137:46 140:54 138:21 138:13973 34780 t t t 93894 t t 93897 t s
1/29/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodChocolate Genius, CBGB's, New York, NYOne Set Only: Karma Police, Don't Look Down > Band Intros, Just No Getting Over You, Unknown, Safe & Sound, Unknown, Unknown, Worry About You, My Mom, Half A Man, Let Me Live Today (Tomorrow I Die), Nobody Does It Better, Stupid Again, Tread Water77:13 77:13t t s
2/4/1998MMWwith Oren Bloedow, Knitting Factory, New York, NYOne Set Only: Intro, ? (solo), ? (solo), Endless Tears, The Living Room, School Days, ?, Do I Have To Take You Outside, Foot Of The Wall, ?, 100% Live, Like An Arch77:1529523 s
3/10/1998John MedeskiJohn Zorn's Emergency!, Wetlands, New York, NYOne Set Only: No Setlist Available39:23 39:46 39:22t t t s
3/24/1998John MedeskiClub d'Elf, Lizard Lounge, Cambridge, MA
3/29/1998MMWMasonic Auditorium, San Francisco, CAOne Set Only: Improv > Start/Stop > Sequel, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Just Like I Pictured It, Coconut Boogaloo > Disrobe > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Night Marchers > Wiggly's Way; Encore: Chinoiserie; Bill Frisell opened for MMW89:151439 t s
4/17/1998MMWCount Basie Theater, Red Bank, NJSet 1: Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Worms, Tubby > Coconut Boogaloo > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Chinoiserie; Set 2: Improv > Improv (?)* > Sugar Craft > Improv > Open Improv > My Little Suede Shoes > Improv > Start/Stop > Bass Solo > Percussion Solo > Church Of Logic > Moti Mo; Encore: Night Marchers; # with DJ Logic opening set 2; * "'98 bassline"?? [see 5/2/1998 for similar groove]144:45 148:3013139 t t 131937 t s
4/18/1998MMWThe Crowbar, State College, PASet 1: Africa > "Chris & Tam", Lifeblood > Sequel, Gonzo > Improv*; Set 2: Improv > Dracula > Improv > Spy Kiss > Improv > Improv > Piano Solo > Improv% > Partido Alto > Improv, Just Like I Pictured It > Open Improv > Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and sitting in the entire second set; * slow and gospel-like, could be a tune; % with Toy Dancing tease142:21 142:06 142:3828536 28729 t 93947 t s
4/19/1998MMWHarro East Ballroom, Rochester, NYSet 1: Basso Profondo > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus, Coconut Boogaloo > Partido Alto > Everyday People, Chinoiserie; Set 2: Improv > Chubb Sub > Tubby > Drum Solo > Night Marchers > Improv > Henduck > "Chris & Tam" > Wiggly's Way > Nocturne, Macha > Spy Kiss; Encore: The Lover; # with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and sitting in the entire second set 189:20 149:4694090 t s
4/20/1998MMWUniversity Of Hartford, Lincoln Theater, West Hartford, CTSet 1: Syeeda's Song Flute > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Just Like I Pictured It, Jelly Belly > Drum Solo, Hip Chops; Set 2: Intro > Start/Stop > Gonzo > Toy Dancing > Dracula > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Church Of Logic, Night Marchers; Encore: Spy Kiss > Lonely Avenue; # with DJ Logic sitting in the entire second set & encore; not verifieds
4/22/1998MMWHigher Ground, Winooski, VTSet 1: Africa > Drum Solo > "Chris & Tam" > Open Improv > Just Like I Pictured It, Coconut Boogaloo, Hermeto's Daydream; Set 2: Open Improv > Improv > Sugar Craft, Start/Stop > Dracula > No Ke Ano Ahiahi > Improv > Partido Alto > Going Home > Church Of Logic > Open Improv; Encore: Spy Kiss > Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic opening, between sets and sitting in during set 2156:1412419 t t s
4/23/1998MMWState Theater, Portland, MESet 1: Bass Solo > Basso Profondo > Lifeblood > Gonzo > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Hip Chops; Set 2: Improv > Sugar Craft > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus > Coconut Boogaloo > Combustication > Just Like I Pictured It, Improv > Bubblehouse; Encore: Chubb Sub; # with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and sitting in the entire second set116:4230374 t t t t s
4/24/1998MMW
Orpheum Theater, Boston, MASet 1: Drum Intro > Africa > "Chris & Tam", Coconut Boogaloo > Just Like I Pictured It, Improv > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Tubby; Set 2: Open Improv/Intro > Dracula > Improv > Toy Dancing Improv > Sugar Craft > Golden Lady > Start/Stop > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Improv > My Little Suede Shoes* > Improv+ > Combustication^ > Night Marchers; Encore: Gonzo; with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and sitting in the entire second set; * Charlie Parker cover; + with Chubb Sub tease; ^ with Spy Kiss bassline144:40 144:27 29340 t t u s
4/25/1998MMWChapin Theater, South Hadley, MASet 1: Africa > "Chris & Tam" > Golden Lady > Coconut Boogaloo > Tubby > We're So Happy > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Bass'n'Drums; Set 2: Open Improv > Toy Dancing > Start/Stop > Improv > Sugar Craft, Chinoiserie, No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Jelly Belly; Encore: Spy Kiss > Gonzo; # with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and sitting in the entire second set141:26 141:50 26216 t t 94403 t s
5/1/1998MMWContemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LAOne Set Only: Improv > Gonzo > Sugar Craft > Just Like I Pictured It > Start/Stop, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Everyday People > Coconut Boogaloo, Sequel > Spy Kiss, Toy Dancing, Bubblehouse, Moti Mo; Encore: Bass Solo > Night Marchers, Tubby158:29 76095 t t t s
5/2/1998MMWRiver Stages Festival, Gay Street Connector Stage, Nashville, TNOne Set Only: Improv > Improv (?)* > Nocturne > Africa, Gonzo, Wiggly's Way > Sugar Craft > Combustication > Worms > Start/Stop > Dracula, Night Marchers; * possible tentative name "'98 bassline"?? [see 4/17/1998 for similar groove]88:0925837 t s
5/16/1998MMWClinton Lake State Park, Lawrence, KS
5/18/1998Chris WoodJoel Harrison's "Free Country", Knitting Factory's Alterknit, New York, NYJoel Harrison-guitar, Marty Ehrlich-reeds, Myra Melford-piano, Don Pate & Chris Wood-bass & Bob Moses-drums; No Setlist Available80:40t
5/21/1998MMWStubb's Bar-B-Q, Austin, TXSet 1: Improv > Africa, Just Like I Pictured It, Gonzo; Set 2: Improv > "Chris & Tam" > Partido Alto > Disrobe > Combustication > Spy Kiss > Toy Dancing > No Ke Ano Ahiahi; Encore: Sugar Craft, Night Marchers; # with DJ Logic entire second set129:07-974- s
5/22/1998MMWStubb's Bar-B-Q, Austin, TXSet 1: Improv > Hip Chops > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Open Improv > Coconut Boogaloo > Wiggly's Way, Jelly Belly; Set 2: Improv > Start/Stop > Friday Afternoon In The Universe* > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus > Spy Kiss > Combustication > Tubby, Sugar Craft > Everyday People, Bubblehouse; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic entire second set; * with My Little Suede Shoes jam/quotes124:34-975- -976- -5854- s
5/24/1998MMWTrees, Dallas, TXSet 1: Africa > Toy Dancing Improv > Ankhnaton > Basso Profondo > Drum Solo > Just Like I Pictured It > Tubby; Set 2: Intro > Toy Dancing > Sugar Craft > Golden Lady > Start/Stop > Combustication > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Chinoiserie, Night Marchers, Macha > Wiggly's Way; Encore: Bubblehouse, Think, Moti Mo [missing]; # with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and entire Set 2152:33 8294 t s
5/26/1998MMWKimo Theater, Albuquerque, NM
5/27/1998MMWVilar Center for the Arts, Beaver Creek, CO
5/28/1998MMWBoulder Theater, Boulder, COSet 1: Improv > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Wig Wise, Gonzo, Improv > Night Marchers > Combustication > Just Like I Pictured It; Set 2: Sugar Craft > Coconut Boogaloo > Start/Stop > Improv > Improv* > Logic/Drum Solo, Tubby > Africa > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus > Improv > Toy Dancing > Everyday People, Jelly Belly; Encore: Dracula [missing]; # with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and sitting in the entire second set; * with Toy Dancing quotes168:27 147:39 25879 t 31260 t t t s
5/29/1998MMWBoulder Theater, Boulder, COSet 1: Chinoiserie, Bass Solo > "Chris & Tam" > Golden Lady > Disrobe > Wiggly's Way > Drum Solo > Improv > Drum Solo > Combustication; Set 2: Improv* > Sugar Craft > Just Like I Pictured It > Improv (with Billy intros) > Henduck > Logic/Drums > Start/Stop > Partido Alto > Improv^ > Sequel; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic opening, in between sets, and sitting in the entire second set; * with Whatever Happened to Gus Jam; ^ with Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho tease/quote151:17 134:26 134:045454 t t 30838 t 31313 t t t s
6/8/1998MMWNew York Jazz Festival, New York, NYSet 1: Improv > Africa > Bass Solo > Golden Lady > Gonzo, Whatever Happened To Gus*, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo; Set 2: Open Improv > Toy Dancing > Start/Stop > Sugar Craft > Ankhnaton > Basso Profondo > Open Improv > Just Like I Pictured It > Night Marchers > Spy Kiss > Combustication > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Olde Wyne; # DJ Logic between sets and sitting in for the whole second set; * with Steve Cannnon141:19 142:2411869 t t t 112701 t s
6/12/1998MMWRoseland Theater, Portland, ORSet 1: Chinoiserie, Golden Lady > Improv* > Wiggly's Way, Open Improv > Basso Profondo > Improv > Mellotron Improv > Jelly Belly > Drum Solo; Set 2: Improv > Gonzo > Toy Dancing > Just Like I Pictured It > Sugar Craft > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Spy Kiss, Tubby, Coconut Boogaloo > Bass'n'Drums > Improv^ > Everyday People, Night Marchers; Encore: Chubb Sub; # with DJ Logic for entire set 2; * with Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho teases; ^ with Moti Mo teases165:1331637 t t s
6/13/1998MMWRoseland Theater, Portland, OROne Set Only: Improv > Hip Chops, Africa > Open Improv > Start/Stop > Sugar Craft > Combustication > Just Like I Pictured It, Olde Wyne > Drum Solo > Wiggly's Way, Bubblehouse; Encore: Gonzo > Moti Mo; # with DJ Logic for entire show103:599284 t s
6/14/1998MMWKing Cat Theater, Seattle, WAOne Set Only: Improv > Henduck, Gonzo > Bass Solo, The Lover, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Improv, Just Like I Pictured It, Toy Dancing#, Coconut Boogaloo#, Church Of Logic# > No Ke Ano Ahiahi#; Encore: Spy Kiss > Combustication; # with Marc Ribot; entire show with DJ Logic; Marc Ribot y Los Cubanos Postizos opened for MMW119:03 118:361004 94549 t s
6/16/1998MMWThe Mystic, Petaluma, CAOne Set Only: Improv > Improv > Disrobe > "Chris & Tam" > Start/Stop > Gonzo > Sugar Craft, Golden Lady > Chinoiserie > Drum Solo, Toy Dancing# > Improv# > Africa# > Everyday People#; # with Marc Ribot115:13 115:30 27122 t t 77379 t t -20- -21- s
6/17/1998MMWThe Fillmore, San Francisco, CAOne Set Only: Open Improv > Improv > Tubby, Sugar Craft > Sequel, Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Macha# > Open Improv# > Nocturne#, Night Marchers#; Encore: Spy Kiss; # with Marc Ribot; with DJ Logic for entire show; DJ Logic & Marc Ribot y Los Cubanos Postizos opened for MMW 96:41105616 t s
6/18/1998MMWThe Fillmore, San Francisco, CAOne Set Only: Basso Profondo > Toy Dancing Improv > Coconut Boogaloo > Partido Alto > Just Like I Pictured It, Open Improv > Lifeblood, Gonzo, Sugar Craft > Improv > Toy Dancing > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Chubb Sub; Encore: No Ke Ano Ahiahi115:01 114:0725880 t 99087 t s
6/20/1998MMWThe Palace, Los Angeles, CAOne Set Only: Latin Shuffle, Start/Stop > Sugar Craft, Gonzo, Hip Chops, Just Like I Pictured It, Jelly Belly > Drum Solo, No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Bubblehouse#; Encore: Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus; # with Marc Ribot; not verified-977- s
6/20/1998John Medeskiguest with Marc Ribot y Los Cubanos Postizos, The Palace, Los Angeles, CAs
6/21/1998MMW4th and B, San Diego, CAOne Set Only: Improv > Improv > Wiggly's Way, Macha > Coconut Boogaloo, Sugar Craft, Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Open Improv > Everyday People, Gonzo > Combustication; Encore: Night Marchers104:5196743 t s
7/4/1998MMWTonic, New York, NYOne Set Only: All Improv73:32Released on CD s
7/5/1998John MedeskiJohn Zorn's Emergency!, Tonic, New York, NYOne Set Only: No Setlist Available65:27t s
7/8/1998MMWas John Scofield's band, Berlin, Germany
7/10/1998MMWMuntpline, Brussels, Belgium
7/11/1998MMWas John Scofield's band, North Sea Jazz Festival, Paulus Hall, Congresce, The Hague, NetherlandsOne Set Only: A Go Go, Southern Pacific, Chank, Chicken Dog, Hope Springs Eternal, Hottentot63:25 52:214939 t 111814 t -978- s
7/12/1998MMWNorth Sea Jazz Festival, Paulus Hall, Congresce, The Hague, NetherlandsOne Set Only: Chinoiserie, Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Open Improv > Sugar Craft > Coconut Boogaloo, Gonzo, Bubblehouse53:41 55:5579001 t t s
7/13/1998MMWJVC Newport Jazz Festival, Piazetta Hall, Torino, Italy
7/15/1998MMWIstanbul Jazz, Istanbul, TurkeyOne Set Only: Intro > Africa, Think, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus, Sugar Craft, Ankhnaton, Basso Profondo, Latin Shuffle, Chubb Sub, No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Bubblehouse; not verifieds
7/17/1998MMWPori Jazz 98, Kirjurinluoto, Pori, FinlandOne Set Only: Seven Deadlies (Bridge); not verified
7/18/1998MMWFM Broadcast "Radio Mafia", Club Seven Deadlies, Pori, FinlandOne Set Only: Lifeblood, radio announcer, Jelly Belly; Dracula > Chinoiserie, Just Like I Pictured It, Jelly Belly46:53t s
7/30/1998John MedeskiClub d'Elf, Lizard Lounge, Cambridge, MAs
8/7/1998John Medeskiguest with Marc Ribot, Yoshi's, Oakland, CA
8/8/1998MMWShaboo Festival, Jillson Square Park, Willimantic, CTOne Set Only: Open Improv > Macha > Wiggly's Way > Coconut Boogaloo > Olde Wyne > Sugar Craft, Dracula > Combustication, Just Like I Pictured It, Bubblehouse, Start/Stop; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic for the entire show79:17 79:2228427 t s
8/12/1998John MedeskiChocolate Genius, Shine, New York, NYNo Setlist Available58:20t
8/14/1998MMWSessions at West 54th, Sony Studios, New York, NYOne Set Only: Macha > Wiggly's Way, Coconut Boogaloo > Sugar Craft > Spy Kiss, Lifeblood, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Just Like I Pictured It, Gonzo, No Ke Ano Ahiahi; # with DJ Logic for the entire show26:18 26:01 26:1112748 t t t t s
8/21/1998MMWMinnesota Zoo, Weisner Amphitheatre, Minneapolis, MNOne Set Only: Improv > Hip Chops > Africa, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus, Sugar Craft, Just Like I Pictured It, Coconut Boogaloo > Drum Solo > Combustication > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Gonzo; Encore: Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho*; # with DJ Logic for the entire show; * first known performance91:37 96:5614479 t 100113 t -6940- s
8/22/1998MMWVic Theater, Chicago, ILOne Set Only: Jelly Belly > Drum Solo > Open Improv > Lifeblood > Start/Stop > Sugar Craft > Spy Kiss > Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Wiggly's Way > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Gonzo#; Encore: Bubblehouse#; One Set Only; # with Oren Bloedow (Chocolate Genius); with DJ Logic for most of the show97:50 95:246944 t t 117410 t -979- -26147- s
8/23/1998MMWState Theater, Detroit, MIOne Set Only: Open Improv > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Chinoiserie^, Start/Stop, Sugar Craft, Partido Alto > Olde Wyne > Combustication > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Everyday People, Chubb Sub*; Encore: Dracula*, Gonzo*; # with DJ Logic for the entire show; ^ with lengthy intro; * with Oren Bloedow (Chocolate Genius)104:5916144 t s
9/13/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, Harrow East Ballroom, Rochester, NY
9/14/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, Palace Theater, Albany, NY
9/15/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, Higher Ground, Winooski, VTNo Setlist Available90:1730974 s
9/16/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, State Theater, Portland, ME
9/17/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, Grooveaton, Chapin Theatre, South Hadley, MAOne Set Only: Intro, Chicken Dog, Chank, Jeep On 35, Kuprick, Unknown, Hottentot, Deadzy, A Go-Go, Unknown, Put The Cat Out115:03t
9/18/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, The Roxy, Boston, MAOne Set Only: Intro, Chank, Chicken Dog, Improv, Jeep On 35, Kubrick > Green Tea, Hottentot, Improv95:2529513 s
9/19/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, Irving Plaza, New York, NYOne Set Only: Chicken Dog, Chank, Jeep On 35, Kubrick > Green Tea > Deadzy > Improv > Hottentot; Encore: Boozer85:3529514 s
9/20/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, University Of Hartford, Lincoln Theater, West Hartford, CTOne Set Only: A Go Go, Chank > Jeep On 35, Kubrick, Chicken Dog > Improv, Boozer, Hottentot; Encore: Improv103:03s
9/25/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, The Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank, NJ
9/26/1998John Medeski & Chris WoodJohn Scofield with Medeski, Stubblefield & Wood, Autumn Equinox Festival, Wilmers Park, Brandywine, MDOne Set Only: A Go Go, Chank > Jeep On 35, Kubrick, Unknown > Unknown, Boozer, Chicken Dog; Encore: Blues Improv98:46 101:3829515 79257 t t s
10/8/1998MMWElectric Factory, Philadelphia, PASet 1: Open Improv > Ankhnaton > Basso Profondo > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Olde Wyne, Shuck It Up, Just Like I Pictured It; Set 2: Start/Stop > Sugar Craft > Dracula > We're So Happy > Hypnotized > Night Marchers > Coconut Boogaloo > Shack, Spy Kiss, No Ke Ano Ahiahi; Encore: Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic on turntables140:23 98949 t t s
10/9/1998MMWLisner Auditorium, Washington, DCSet 1: Open/Improv > Africa (with Bass Solo) > Open Improv/Intro > Lifeblood > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Gonzo*; Set 2: Open Improv > Improv > Improv > Open Improv/Drums'n'Bass > Worms > Improv Intro > Hypnotized, Sugar Craft > Friday Afternoon In The Universe > Moti Mo, Coconut Boogaloo > Just Like I Pictured It; Encore: Bubblehouse; most of 2nd set with DJ Logic; * with acoustic outro153:26 154:56 5857 t t t s
10/10/1998MMWZiggy's, Winston-Salem, NCSet 1: Open Improv > Church of Logic Improv > Sequel > Partido Alto > Drum Solo > Coconut Boogaloo > Blues Improv > Open Improv > Hip Chops > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho; Set 2: Improv > C-Jam Blues > Sugar Craft > Hypnotized > Start/Stop > No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Improv > Chubb Sub; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic for set 2 and encore135:34 136:21980 t t 102078 t t s
10/12/1998MMWTennessee Theatre, Knoxville, TNOne Set Only: Open Improv > Improv > Improv > Nocturne, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho > Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Olde Wyne, Start/Stop# > Sugar Craft# > Church Of Logic# > Macha# > C-Jam Blues# > Macha#, Bubblehouse#; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic115:5711688 t t t s
10/13/1998MMWThomas Wolfe Auditorium, Asheville, NCOne Set Only: We're So Happy > Open Improv > "Chris & Tam" > Bass Solo > Partido Alto# > Drums'n'DJ# > Drum Solo > Open Improv# > Start/Stop#* > Sugar Craft#, Shuck It Up, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Everyday People, C-Jam Blues# > Wiggly's Way#, Open Improv# > Chubb Sub#; Encore: Spy Kiss# > Combustication# > Just Like I Pictured It; # with DJ Logic; * with album ending128:32 130:5228436 t t 7594 s
10/15/1998MMWThe Ritz, Raleigh, NCSet 1: Improv > We're So Happy, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho > Improv > Coconut Boogaloo* > C-Jam Blues > Partido Alto; Set 2: Spy Kiss > Combustication > Just Like I Pictured It, Church Of Logic > Sugar Craft > Nocturne, Gonzo > Start/Stop; Encore 1: Chinoiserie; Encore 2: No Ke Ano Ahiahi; * with Tubby tease150:52107988 t t s
10/16/1998MMWClassic Center Theater, Athens, GAOne Set Only: Improv > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Tubby* > Drum Outro > Sugar Craft > Combustication Intro+ > C-Jam Blues > Macha > Wiggly's Way > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus > Church of Logic > Night Marchers > 'Band Intros'^ > Start/Stop > Spy Kiss > Combustication+ > No Ke Ano Ahiahi; Encore: Improv Intro > Bubblehouse > Wig Wise% > Bubblehouse; # most of the show with DJ Logic on Turntables (absent for Latin Shuffle and Tubby); * with acoustic/melodica ending; + combining these two tracks creates a performance of the tune Combustication (unlisted bonus track on the album of the same name); the band leads into the start of Combustication after Sugar Craft, but the tune's head is never quite reached until it later emerges from Spy Kiss; ^ with a noise/space jam under the intros that dies off and then resurfaces to build into Start/Stop; % the band starts to play on the tune's theme for a couple of minutes before the tune proper is played132:05 127:11120478 t 123307 t s
10/17/1998MMWThe Tabernacle, Atlanta, GASet 1: Olde Wyne > Bass Solo > Ankhnaton > Basso Profondo > Open Improv > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Jelly Belly > Drum Solo, Just Like I Pictured It, We're So Happy; Set 2: Open Improv > Church Of Logic > Nocturne > Sugar Craft > Open Improv > Caravan > Spy Kiss > Combustication > Everyday People, Gonzo*; Encore: Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic set 2 & encore; * with acoustic outro 147:42 140:1093859 t t s
11/3/1998John MedeskiHal Crook Quartet, AS220, Providence, RIOne Set Only: Improv, Improv, Improv, Improv, Improv 117:0879880 t s
11/5/1998MMWKCRW "Morning Becomes Eclectic" Radio Show, Goodson Theater, (Broadcast 11/5/1998), New York, NYOne Set Only: Interview Part 1, Hip Chops (Kirk) > Interlude > Everyday People (Sly Stone), Interview Part 2, We're So Happy, Interview Part 335:1312943 t s
11/5/1998MMW
Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NYOne Set Only: Intro > Improv > C-Jam Blues, Partido Alto, Hermeto's Daydream, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Olde Wyne, Start/Stop, Sugar Craft, Just Like I Pictured It, Spy Kiss, Combustication, Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic for most of the show; Also on the bill: Morphine90:1712942 t s
11/5/1998John Medeski
guest with Morphine, Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NY5 songs: A Good Woman Is Hard To Find, Sharks, The Night, Early To Bed, You Look Like Rain22:26 21:43t t s
11/13/1998John MedeskiSex Mob, Knitting Factory, New York, NYOne Set Only: Over And Out [On Her Majesty's Secret Service], Thunderball, Oddjob's Pressing Engagement [Goldfinger], This Never Happened To The Other Fellow [On Her Majesty's Secret Service], Teasing The Korean [Goldfinger], Dawn Raid On Fort Knox [Goldfinger], Live And Let Die > Bond Back In Action Again [Goldfinger], Battle At Piz Gloria [On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Nobody Does It Better [The Spy Who Loved Me]; Encore: Goldfinger130:59
11/14/1998MMWPalace Theater, New Haven, CTOne Set Only: Intro, Toy Dancing Improv, Nocturne, Sugar Craft, Golden Lady, Hip Chops, Coconut Boogaloo, Wiggly's Way, Partido Alto, Hypnotized, Improv, Just Like I Pictured It, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Chubb Sub*; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic for the whole show; * with Oren Bloedow (guitar)113:18 118:0076094 t t s
11/15/1998MMWLandmark Theater, Syracuse, NYOne Set Only: Improv > Africa > Friday Afternoon In The Universe > Start/Stop > No Ke Ano Ahiahi > Church Of Logic > Sugar Craft > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic for the entire show91:313331 t s
11/16/1998MMWNewport Music Hall, Columbus, OHOne Set Only: Improv > C-Jam Blues > Golden Lady > Sugar Craft > Church Of Logic > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus, Combustication, Just Like I Pictured It, Start/Stop > Gonzo*; Encore: Chubb Sub; # with DJ Logic for the entire show; * with Oren Bloedow113:4125881 t s
11/18/1998MMWMichigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MIOne Set Only: Improv > Start/Stop > Sugar Craft, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus, Church Of Logic > Jelly Belly > Drum Solo, Everyday People > Bass Solo > Chubb Sub# > Partido Alto# > Chubb Sub#; Encore: No Ke Ano Ahiahi; # with Marc Ribot; * with DJ Logic for the entire show; Marc Ribot and DJ Logic opened for MMW103:2725882 t s
11/19/1998MMWBarrymore Theater, Madison, WIOne Set Only: Chanting/Improv Intro# > Church Of Logic > Start/Stop > Tubby > Sugar Craft, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Drum Intro* > Toy Dancing Improv*, Just Like I Pictured It, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Open Improv+ > Seven Deadlies (Bridge) Improv+^ > C-Jam Blues+ > Spy Kiss+ > Combustication+; Encore: No Ke Ano Ahiahi+; with DJ Logic for most of show; # with Johnny Thundercloud and his brothers; * with Clyde Stubblefield on Billy's set (Billy on cowbell, talking drum); + with Marc Ribot; ^ with Seven Deadlies (Bridge) bassline; first known performance of music related to this tune113:5526805 t -981- -16510- s
11/20/1998MMWThe Canopy Club, Urbana, ILSet 1: Intro, Syeeda's Song Flute, Improv, Partido Alto, Macha, Just Like I Pictured It, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Jelly Belly; Set 2: Improv > Henduck > Improv > Hip Chops, C-Jam Blues, Sugar Craft, No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Combustication, Night Marchers, Coconut Boogaloo, Bubblehouse; Encore: Gonzo; # with DJ Logic set 2147:182599 t t -982- -2183- s
11/21/1998MMWThe Blue Note, Columbia, MOOne Set Only: Improv > Africa > Start/Stop > Sugar Craft, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus, Dracula > Partido Alto > Drum Solo > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Just Like I Pictured It, Chubb Sub; Encore: Gonzo > Everyday People; # with DJ Logic for the entire show; North Mississippi Allstars opened followed by about 45 minutes of DJ Logic before MMW came out105:34 106:5993962 t s
11/22/1998Chris WoodNorth Mississippi Allstars, Liberty Hall, Lawrence, KSOne Set Only: Shimmy She Wobble > Preachin' Blues > Power, My Babe, Shake Em On Down > Power Jam (Reprise) > Shake Em On Down, KC Jones, Drop Down Mama, Someday Baby, Drums/Jam > Snake Drive > Jam; Opened for MMW42:06126177 t LMA s
11/22/1998MMWLiberty Hall, Lawrence, KSOne Set Only: Open > Toy Dancing > Improv > Drum Solo > Golden Lady, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Start/Stop > Sequel > Latin Shuffle > Sugar Craft, C-Jam Blues > Olde Wyne, Crosstown Traffic; Encore: Just Like I Pictured It; # with DJ Logic; North Mississippi Allstars opened for MMW99:36 100:235311 t 97349 t s
11/24/1998Chris WoodNorth Mississippi Allstars, Aerial Theater, Houston, TXOpened for MMW
11/24/1998MMWAerial Theater, Houston, TXOne Set Only: Intro > Start/Stop > Sugar Craft > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Coconut Boogaloo > Partido Alto, Just Like I Pictured It > We're So Happy, Chubb Sub*; Encore: No Ke Ano Ahiahi; # with DJ Logic most of the show; * with Luther Dickenson on guitar & slide guitar; North Mississippi Allstars opened for MMW; not verified
11/27/1998MMWTrees, Dallas, TXOne Set Only: Intro > Start/Stop, Henduck, Basso Profondo > Partido Alto, Sugar Craft, No Ke Ano Ahiahi > Church Of Logic, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Just Like I Pictured It, Gonzo, Bubblehouse; Encore: Wiggly's Way; # with DJ Logic most of the show; North Mississippi All Stars opened for MMW112:0014312 t t s
11/28/1998MMWLiberty Lunch, Austin, TXOne Set Only: Intro > Church Of Logic, Hypnotized > Spy Kiss > Improv > Seven Deadlies (Bridge) > We're So Happy, Sugar Craft, Nocturne, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Latin Shuffle, Chubb Sub*, No Ke Ano Ahiahi*; Encore: Tubby*; # with DJ Logic most of the show; * with Luther Dickenson on guitar & slide guitar; North Mississippi All Stars opened for MMW110:0626806 t s
11/29/1998MMWLiberty Lunch, Austin, TXOne Set Only: Intro > Africa, Start/Stop, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus > Sugar Craft > Improv > Just Like I Pictured It > Drum Solo > Coconut Boogaloo > Improv > Church Of Logic* > No Ke Ano Ahiahi*; Encore: Dracula, Bubblehouse*; # with DJ Logic most of the show; * with Luther Dickenson on guitar & slide guitar; North Mississippi All Stars opened for MMW; not verified
12/1/1998MMWTipitina's, New Orleans, LAOne Set Only: Intro > Toy Dancing > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Tubby > Start/Stop, Sugar Craft, Olde Wyne, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Improv > Church Of Logic, Wiggly's Way > C-Jam Blues; Encore: No Ke Ano Ahiahi; # with DJ Logic most of the show; * with Michael Ray; not verified
12/2/1998MMWFloyd's Music Hall, Tallahassee, FL
12/3/1998MMWBrick City Music Hall, Gainseville, FLOne Set Only: Intro > Macha > We're So Happy, Golden Lady > Bass Solo, Start/Stop > Coconut Boogaloo > Drum Solo > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus > Sugar Craft > Church Of Logic > Combustication; Encore: Olde Wyne > No Ke Ano Ahiahi; # with DJ Logic most of the show; not verified
12/4/1998MMWPine Crest School Auditorium, Fort Lauderdale, FLOne Set Only: Intro > Last Chance To Dance Trance (Perhaps), Dracula, Sugar Craft > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Olde Wyne > Wiggly's Way, Church Of Logic, No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Jelly Belly > Drum Solo, Gonzo, Combustication > Seven Deadlies Bridge, Bubblehouse [cut]; Encore: Just Like I Pictured It; # with DJ Logic most of the show120:50 132:2176121 t 28426 t s
12/5/1998MMWState Theater, St. Petersburg, FLSet 1: Intro > Toy Dancing > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Basso Profondo > Seven Deadlies (Bridge) > Bass Solo, C-Jam Blues > Just Like I Pictured It, We're So Happy; Set 2: Intro > Start/Stop, Shuck It Up, Sequel, Sugar Craft, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Chubb Sub; Encore: Moti Mo; # with DJ Logic for the entire show; some songs with Luther Dickenson and some with Luther Dickenson & Cody Dickenson (North Mississippi Allstars)167:071302 t t t s
12/7/1998MMWFive Points South Music Hall, Birmingham, ALOne Set Only: Olde Wyne > Seven Deadlies (Bridge) > Improv > Toy Dancing > Sugar Craft, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, No Ke Ano Ahiahi, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus*, Tubby$, Start/Stop$, Just Like I Pictured It; Encore: Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic; * with Luther Dickenson (guitar); $ with Luther Dickenson (guitar) & Cody Dickenson (washboard)141:4297413 t s
12/8/1998MMWNew Daisy Theater, Memphis, TNOne Set Only: Improv > We're So Happy > Start/Stop, Ankhnaton > Basso Profondo > Partido Alto, Sugar Craft, Toy Dancing, Just Like I Pictured It, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Coconut Boogaloo#, Dracula# > Night Marchers#; Encore: Everyday People, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho; # with Luther Dickenson (guitar) & Cody Dickenson (washboard)122:53 26807 t t s
12/9/1998MMWRyman Auditorium, Nashville, TNOne Set Only: Open Improv > Toy Dancing > Golden Lady, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Sugar Craft > Seven Deadlies (Bridge) > The Lover > Start/Stop > Everyday People, Latin Shuffle, Olde Wyne, Improv > Spy Kiss#, Bubblehouse#; Encore: No Ke Ano Ahiahi; # with Luther Dickenson (guitar) & Cody Dickenson (washboard); not verified
12/11/1998MMWBogart's, Cincinnati, OHOne Set Only: Improv > Macha > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Start/Stop, Basso Profondo > Partido Alto > We're So Happy > Dracula, Night Marchers, Everyday People, Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo, Sugar Craft, Just Like I Pictured It, Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus*, Bubblehouse*; Encore: No Ke Ano Ahiahi^; # eith DJ Logic for the entire show; * with Luther Dickenson (guitar) & Cody Dickendon (washboard); ^ with Luther Dickenson (guitar)141:58 119:3230834 t t 127237 t -983- s
12/12/1998MMWAgora Theater, Cleveland, OHOne Set Only: Intro > Toy Dancing > Nocturne > Sugar Craft, Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are > Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Just Like I Pictured It > Start/Stop > Latin Shuffle > Bass Solo > Night Marchers > My Little Suede Shoes > C-Jam Blues > Wiggly's Way, Coconut Boogaloo* > Chubb Sub*; Encore: Dracula* > No Ke Ano Ahiahi*; # with DJ Logic for the entire show; * with Luther Dickenson (guitar) & Cody Dickenson (washboard)126:03 117:4982521 t 99073 t s
12/13/1998MMWUniversity of Pennsylvania, Harrison Auditorium, Philadelphia, PASet 1: Seven Deadlies (Bridge), Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Latin Shuffle, Henduck, Gonzo; Set 2: Open Improv > Toy Dancing > Just Like I Pictured It, Start/Stop > Sugar Craft > Is There Anybody Here That Love My Jesus > Golden Lady > We're So Happy, C-Jam Blues > Crosstown Traffic; Encore: Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic for 2nd set140:3289677 t t -16463- s
12/14/1998MMWLupo's Heartbreak Hotel, Providence, RISet 1: Sequel, Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho, Gonzo, Seven Deadlies (Bridge), Ba-lue Bolivar Ba-lues-are > Bass Solo, Latin Shuffle, Everyday People, Jelly Belly; Set 2: Intro > Toy Dancing, Sugar Craft, Start/Stop, C-Jam Blues, No Ke Ano Ahiahi > Church Of Logic, Partido Alto, Just Like I Pictured It, Tubby; Encore: Bubblehouse; # with DJ Logic set 2 and encore158:57 157:3528549 t 31051 s
12/15/1998John MedeskiHal Crook Quartet, AS220, Providence, RI

1998 totals:   107 performances   (86 recorded -- 148.4 hours)

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