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Porch Songs: Winston-Salem 1991

The thirty-third installment of the two-track Porch Song releases uncovers a previously unheard (unless you were there, of course) show, live at Ziggy’s in Winston-Salem, NC on November 8, 1991. This stop, a Friday night near the tail-end of a seemingly non-stop run of shows for the band from July 1st all the way through the…

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Porch Songs: Santa Cruz, CA 4/18/1992

For Porch Songs’ 27th show release, let’s finally head back to 1992! Early on in the beginning of that eventful year, change was definitely afoot. Keyboardist T Lavitz called it quits after about a year with the band, and Widespread Panic masqueraded a couple of college-day shows in Auburn and Atlanta without having filled the spot. But by the end of February, JoJo had found his way into the fold and it was time to hit the open road once again. Pretty much starting out at the Georgia Theatre on March 13th & 14th, Widespread Panic took off on an extensive spring tour. After a dozen or so performances in what was quickly becoming their second home…Colorado, the band headed out to the Pacific Northwest, over to Vancouver and down to California…finally landing in Santa Cruz on April 18th…about halfway through the tour. Big times in small, crazy places…those were the days!

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