Simple Cavemen set list: Nov. 28, Yalaha Bakery

Hey cats and kittens,

Here’s the band’s setlist for the Nov. 28 Yalaha performance. No MacGyver songs because he was battling bronchitis. We were obviously in the mood for lots and lots of covers today, favoring Dylan, the Beatles and Chuck Berry. We’ll be back at the bakery on Dec. 19.

The list:

Set 1: Friend of the Devil (Grateful Dead cover); The Weight (The Band cover); I Dream; Marlena; When I Paint My Masterpiece (Bob Dylan cover); You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere (Bob Dylan cover); Big Boss Man (Jimmy Reed cover); When I Write the Book (Nick Lowe cover); Willie and the Hand Jive (Johnny Otis cover).

Set 2: I’ll Be Back (Beatles cover); Watching the River Flow (Bob Dylan cover); Stand By Me (Ben E. King cover); She’s Gone; Hound Dog (Big Mama Thornton cover); Speed of the Sound of Loneliness (John Prine cover); Compilation Blues; Promised Land (Chuck Berry cover); Like a Rolling Stone (Bob Dylan cover).

Set 3: I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight (Bob Dylan cover, by request); For What It’s Worth (Buffalo Springfield cover); You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away (Beatles cover); Long Black Veil (Lefty Frizzell cover); Willin’ (Little Feat cover); Jackson County; To Love Somebody (Bee Gees cover); Get Together (Youngbloods cover); Run Run Rudolph (Chuck Berry cover).

Cavemen set list: Oct. 17, Yalaha Bakery

10997803_925230067510378_8349509000609923500_nAloha, Mr. Hand — er, Cavemen fans!

The dreamy Cavemen have been trying to post set lists for our shows lately, but we’re slow adding this one. Ah, well. You can’t always get what you want, in the words of a song that we didn’t do this time around.

The band did debut a few new covers on Oct. 17 at Yalaha Bakery and revived some old favorites. The list follows, for your record-keeping pleasure. (We prefer our records to be vinyl.)

Set 1: I Know You Rider (Grateful Dead cover)/ Marlena/ Wild Horses (Rolling Stones cover)/ Hold Me Tight/ Texas Wind/ You Ain’t Going Nowhere (Bob Dylan cover)/ Big Boss Man (Jimmy Reed cover)/ Stand by Me (Ben E. King cover)/ When I Write the Book (Nick Lowe cover).

Set 2: Who Do You Believe in Now/ Watching the River Flow (Bob Dylan cover)/ Cajun Moon (JJ Cale cover)/ Mr. Bojangles (Jerry Jeff Walker cover)/ Jukebox Serenade/ Compilation Blues/ Fortune Teller (Allen Toussaint cover)/ Tore Up (Hank Ballard cover)/ Disaster.

Set 3: For What it’s Worth (Buffalo Springfield cover)/ Safe Inside the Mirror/ You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away (Beatles cover)/ Walls (Tom Petty cover)/ Jackson County/ To Love Somebody (Bee Gees cover)/ The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (The Band cover)/ Get Together (Youngbloods cover).