Dock Street II: December 29th & 30th, 1997
History and Notes:
This is the second annual J,LC performance at the Dock Street Theatre.
This is the first time the band played two nightly shows
Audience recordings exist, but are not in wide circulation
Please donate photographs from this show
The set list for night one (December 29th) is currently unavailable
I don't remember the first set list to the Dock Street Shows in '97, either, but I do remember it was the first year we had guests, this time Amanda played more Irish music with us, along with our friends Hazel Ketchum and John Holenko, local Charleston folkies. It was also obviously the first time we had a string quartet backing us, because we played much of Jay's 'Charles Waters' folk oratorio. We culled the members (besides Amanda) from the Charleston Symphony Orchestra.
I start getting artsy this year, with my friend Greg Tavares, in a very strange, almost musical theater rendition of 'Opium,' that involved us running around the height of the building and delivering lines in a post-modernist manner.
I remember being VERY DEPRESSED about having to do a show the next day in Florence, SC, and after that date in Florence we vowed to never do another New Year's Eve show again, a vow we've