Chris Robinson Brotherhood Honors John Lennon At Fillmore Opener

On Thursday night Chris Robinson Brotherhood began a run of three hometown shows at The Fillmore in San Francisco. The concert came to a close with an encore that featured the debut of a Beatles cover on the anniversary of John Lennon’s death.

Chris Robinson & Co. kicked off the cover-heavy performance with a take on Hank Ballard’s “Let’s Go, Let’s Go, Let’s Go.” The group then mixed Leon Russell, Hoyt Axton, Delaney & Bonnie, Bob Dylan and Jackie Moore songs with a handful of CRB originals as well as choice tunes from Chris’s other projects. When The CRB returned to the stage, they started up a spot-on rendition of “Come Together” in honor of John Lennon. They then finished the show with their third ever cover of “Rock & Roll” by The Velvet Underground.

Watch video of “Come Together” captured by Stuart Levine:

Setlist

Chris Robinson Brotherhood at The Fillmore

Set 1
  • Let's Go, Let's Go, Let's Go  
  • Roan County Banjo
  • Tornado  
  • Precious, Precious  
  • Tulsa Yesterday  
  • California Hymn
  • Burn Slow
  • Poor Elijah / Tribute to Johnson  
Set 2
  • Stranger in a Strange Land  
  • Forever as the Moon
  • Clear Blue Sky & The Good Doctor  
  • Never Been to Spain  
  • Tough Mama  
  • Sweet Sweet Lullaby  
  • Leave My Guitar Alone
  • Ride  
Encore
  • Come Together  
  • Rock & Roll  

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