The Motion Sick: The Epochs and The Lemonheads – Live @ The Paradise – 4/1/08

As always, review eventually coming to:

Here is a video recording of much of the show (recorded by a friend until the disk space was gone…)

It’s A Shame About Ray in its entirety:

1. Rockin Stroll
2. Confetti
3. It’s A Shame About Ray
4. Rudderless
5. My Drug Buddy
6. The Turnpike Down
7. Bit Part
8. Alison’s Starting To Happen
9. Hannah & Gabi
10. Kitchen
11. Ceiling Fan In My Spoon
12. Frank Mills (cover from the musical Hair)

13. Skulls (Favourite Spanish Dishes EP – US Version – Misfits Cover)
14. The Outdoor Type (Car Button Cloth)
15. Being Around (Come on Feel the Lemonheads)
16. Abandoned (Unreleased – Lucinda Williams Cover)
17. Frying Pan (Sweet Relief – Victoria Williams Cover)
18. Different Drum (Favourite Spanish Dishes EP – US Version – Linda Ronstadt Cover – written by Mike Nesmith of The Monkees)
19. Ride With Me (Lovey)
20. Down About It (Come on Feel The Lemonheads)
21. Hospital (Car Button Cloth)
22. Tenderfoot (Car Button Cloth)
23. Style (Come on Feel The Lemonheads)

Encore 1
1. Girl You’ll Be A Woman Soon (Unreleased – w/ Nash Kato of Urge Overkill – Neil Diamond Cover)
2. Don’t Cry No Tears (Unreleased – Neil Young Cover)

Encore 2
1. If I Could Talk I’d Tell You (Car Button Cloth)
2. The Great Big No (Come on Feel The Lemonheads)

The opening band was The Epochs. I am still not quite sure how to describe them. It was kind of atmospheric rock with some really nice layering and double vocals.

Their setlist:
1. Hyena
2. Head in the Fire
3. Opposite Sides
4. Caught Up In The Laughter
5. Mouths to Feed
6. Giving Tree

Here are a couple of live clips of The Epochs: