January 16, 1999
Live from The Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minnesota, with 12-string guitar virtuoso, Leo Kottke, Butch Thompson joins the Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and blues singer Sandra Reaves-Phillips.

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Recorded on January 16, 1999, from St. Paul, Minnesota.
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00:00Logo
00:12Tishomingo
02:22Applause/GK Talk about Friends
02:59Nashville Pickin'
05:00Applause-GK Back Announce/Talk about Flu
07:32The Flu Blues
09:43Applause
09:55Tom Keith's Snowmobile
17:32Applause-GK Intro Leo Kottke
19:24Peckerwood
22:05Untitled
25:45Applause
26:03Winter
39:06Nikolina
41:21Applause-GK Talk with Butch Thompson
43:10Honky-Tonk Train
45:50Applause-Butch Talk about Blues
46:33How Long Blues
49:30Applause-GK Segue
49:45Ketchup
52:55Applause-GK Intro Sandra Reaves-Phillips
54:07Snatch and Grab It
56:20Applause
56:31Trouble in Mind
1:00:02Applause-GK Segue to Intermission
1:00:52Nobody's Sweetheart
1:04:19Welcome Back to the Second Half/Greetings
1:07:34Guy Noir
1:17:05Applause-GK Intro Sandra Reaves-Phillips
1:17:55CC Rider
1:21:35Leo Kottke - Standing in My Shoes
1:24:41Applause
1:25:08Monologue
1:47:06Penn Beach Blues
1:50:01Applause-GK Talk
1:50:46Celebrities
1:55:02Applause-Final Credits
1:56:41So Long, It's Been Good to Know You

Guest Information
  • Leo Kottke
  • Sandra Reaves-Phillips
  • Butch Thompson
  • Scripts
  • Famous Celebrities
  • Guy Noir
  • Ketchup Advisory Board
  • Tom Keith's Snowmobile
  • Winter

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