Furthur has been holding court at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York since Monday night as the band is in the midst of a nine-show residency at the venue. Former Furthur member, and current Primus drummer, Jay Lane has a residency of his own nearby at the Copacabana restaurant in Port Chester during the run for a series of aftershows dubbed “CapToTheCopa.”
[Photo of Aaron Maxwell and Bob Weir via GSW FB]
Promoters promised plenty of surprise guests at the CapToTheCopa series and a few showed up last night when Furthur’s John Kadlecik and Bob Weir stopped by to perform with Jay Lane and Friends. Weir and Kadlecik joined God Street Wine guitarist Aaron Maxwell, Jay Lane, Kenny Brooks, Lizzy Friel, Paul Kates and Josh Kates for renditions of Bird Song and Sugaree by The Grateful Dead as well as One Way Out by the Allman Brothers Band. Kadlecik stuck around for China Doll and a cover of Cissy Strut.
As for Furthur, here’s a look at what they played last night…
Set One: Here Comes the Sun, Looks Like Rain, Crazy Fingers > Tom Thumb’s Blues, Big Bad Blues, Mason’s Children, Cosmic Charlie
Set Two: Playing In The Band > Dear Mr. Fantasy > Unbroken Chain > The Wheel > The Other One Jam > The Eleven > Cryptical Envelopment Jam > Other One > Wharf Rat > Sugar Magnolia > Playin’ Reprise
Encore: Donor Rap, Touch of Grey
[Setlist via PhilZone]