April 26, 2003
Live from St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud, Minnesota, with Swedish band Kustbandet and singer/songwriter Tom Paxton.

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00:12Tishomingo Blues into
02:20St. Cloud talk, Bells of St. Cloud - GK, Tom Paxton, Shoe band
06:17Naming St. Cloud script
10:38Birmingham Breakdown - Kustbandet
14:40St. Cloud Day Spa script
16:30GK talks to Kustbandet
18:06Karlek Ar Karlek (Love is Love) - Kustbandet
22:23Romance script
25:51The Honor of Your Company - Tom Paxton
30:25Bottle of Wine - Tom Paxton
33:38Powdermilk Biscuit Break/ St.Cloud State University Rouser
35:44GK talks about St. Cloud schools
42:02Tunafish & Noodles - GK and band
45:32Guy Noir script
58:14Panama - Kustbandet
1:02:40Intermission - Exactly Like You
1:12:36Halsa Dem Der Hemma - GK, Kustbandet, and Shoe Band
1:16:07After You've Gone - Kustbandet
1:20:47Love's Old Sweet Song - GK and band
1:24:19GK and Tom Paxton talk about Dave Von Ronk
1:25:13Did You Hear John Hurt? - Tom Paxton
1:51:08GK talks about Felice Bryant, into Bye Bye Love, credits
1:55:46Just a Little While To Stay Here

Photos from the show
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Tom Paxton Kustbandet
Arnie Kinsella and GK Abbot John
Kustbandet horns Tim Russell and Tom Keith

Guest Recordings
  • Kustbandet
  • Tom Paxton
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    Guest Information
  • Kustbandet
  • Tom Paxton
  • Scripts
  • Naming St. Cloud
  • St. Cloud Spa
  • Romance
  • Guy Noir
  • Bells of St. Cloud [lyrics]
  • Tunafish and Noodles [lyrics]

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