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Published: 2013/07/11

Trampled By Turtles Make Surprise Appearance During MMJ’s AmericanaramA Set

My Morning Jacket were joined by Trampled By Turtles for a few songs during last night’s AmericanaramA show in St. Paul, MN. The bluegrass outfit—who hail from nearby Duluth, MN—made their surprise appearance during the middle of MMJ’s set for “Wonderful (The Way I Feel),” “There’s A Higher Power” and “Alone.” The rest of their set featured plenty of standards like “Off The Record,” “Victory Dance,” “Worldess Chorus” and “Touch Me I’m Going to Scream Pt. 2.”

My Morning Jacket also sat in with Wilco toward the end of their set for a cover of Neil Young’s “Cinnamon Girl.” Wilco debuted their cover during their stellar all-requests set Solid Sound, and they’ve now played it twice with MMJ during the AmericanaramA Tour. Last night’s Wilco set also featured renditions of “New Madrid,” a tune from Jeff Tweedy and bassist John Stirrat’s old alt-country outfit Uncle Tupelo, and “Laminated Cat,” a track from Tweedy and drummer Glenn Kotche’s “Loose Fur” project.

Bob Dylan debuted a cover of early ’60s pop singer Bobby Vee’s “Suzie Baby” toward the end of his set. Dylan close the over as a nod to his early days in Minnesota when Vee gave him a break as a piano player in 1959. With the exception of that notable tune, Dylan played a fairly standard set that included classics like “Tangled Up in Blue,” “Simple Twist of Fate,” “All Along the Watchtower” and “Blowin’ in the Wind.”

The AmericanaramA Tour will stop at the Peoria Civic Center in Peoria, IL tonight.

Here’s a look at last night’s AmericanaramA setlists

Wednesday, July 10, My Morning Jacket, Midway Stadium, St. Paul, MN

The Way That He Sings
Off the Record
First Light
Steam Engine
Wonderful (The Way I Feel) (with Trampled by Turtles)
There’s a Higher Power (with Trampled by Turtles)
Alone (with Trampled by Turtles)
Victory Dance
Wordless Chorus
Touch Me I’m Going to Scream Pt. 2 

Wednesday, July 10, Wilco, Midway Stadium, St. Paul, MN

At My Window Sad and Lonely
Muzzle of Bees
New Madrid (Uncle Tupelo cover)
Forget the Flowers
I Am Trying to Break Your Heart
It’s Just That Simple
Impossible Germany
Born Alone
Laminated Cat (Loose Fur cover)
Wishful Thinking
Art of Almost
Cinnamon Girl (Neil Young cover) (with My Morning Jacket)
I’m the Man Who Loves You
Hoodoo Voodoo

Wednesday, July 10, Bob Dylan, Midway Stadium, St. Paul, MN

Things Have Changed
Love Sick
High Water (For Charley Patton)
Soon after Midnight
Early Roman Kings
Tangled Up in Blue
Duquesne Whistle
She Belongs to Me
Beyond Here Lies Nothin’
A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall
Blind Willie McTell
Simple Twist of Fate
Summer Days
Suzie Baby (Bobby Vee cover)
All Along the Watchtower

Enc: Blowin’ in the Wind

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