1970


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James Taylor – February 5, 6, and 7, 1970

Jabberwocky, Syracuse, NY

Set 1

Rainy Day Man
Diamond Joe
Coke Song
Machine Gun Kelly
Anywhere like Heaven
Fire And Rain
Circle Round The Sun
Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Carolina In My Mind
Sunshine Sunshine
Dixie
Hallelujah (I Love Her So)
Blossom
Sunny Skies
Brighten Your Night With My Day

Set 2

Pretty Boy Floyd
Yesterday
Steamroller
Country Road
Duncan And Brady
Hush-A-Bye?
Something In The Way She Moves
Taking It In
If I Needed Someone
Sweet Baby James
People Get Ready
Sunshine Sunshine
Diamonds In The Rough

Note: James Taylor played three separate shows on 2/6/70. This is the middle and final set. The early set was not reported and does not appear on a bootleg due to recording problems.

James Taylor – 02/22/70

Gymnasium at Worcester Jr. College, Worcester, MA

Note: James opened for Tom Rush

Setlist

With A Little Help From My Friends
Something In The Way She Moves
Country Road
Coca Cola Commercial
Greensleeves
Hound Dog
Steamroller
Carolina In My Mind
Diamond Joe
Rainy Day Man
Oh, Susannah
For Free
Brighten Your Night With My Day
Anywhere Like Heaven
Machine Gun Kelly
Yesterday

James Taylor – 03/xx/70

Gymnasium at SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY

Setlist:

Anywhere Like Heaven
Country Road
Carolina In My Mind
I’m A Man
Coca Cola Commercial
Something In The Way She Moves
For Free
Sunny Skies
Okie From Muskogee
Oh, Susannah
Fire And Rain
Steamroller
Diamond Joe
Rainy Day Man
Tube Rose Snuff Song
Machine Gun Kelly
Sunshine Sunshine
Sweet Baby James

Note: This show is just James and his acoustic guitar. Before the first song, James tells the crowd that he has a cold and won’t sound so good tonight.

March 16, 1970

Berkeley Community Theater, Berkeley, CA

For Free
Carolina In My Mind
Okie From Muskogee
Sweet Baby James
Circle Around The Sun
Guitar Instrumental
Blossom

James Taylor – 4/25/1970

Sanders Theatre at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Set I

With A Little Help From My Friends
Anywhere Like Heaven
Steamroller
Blossom
Mannish Boy
Okie From Muskogee
Greensleeves
For Free (Joni Mitchell)
Fire And Rain
Carolina In My Mind
Riding On A Railroad
Isn’t It Nice To Be Home Again

Set II

Carolina In My Mind
Brighten Your Night With My Day
Tube Rose Snuff Song
Sunny Skies
Matthew (Liv Taylor)
Hallelujah, I Love Her So
Oh, Susannah
Sweet Baby James
Fire And Rain
Sunshine Sunshine
Diamonds In The Rough

James Taylor – 05/15/70

Capitol Theater, Port Chester, NY

Setlist:

With A Little Help From My Friends
Anywhere Like Heaven
Circle Around The Sun
Taking It In
Hound Dog
Something In The Way She Moves
Diamond Joe
Tube Rose Snuff Song
Hallelujah, I Love Her So
Okie From Muskogee
Yesterday
Fire And Rain
Up On The Roof
Carolina In My Mind
One Morning In May

James Taylor – 05/16/70

Capital Theater, Port Chester, NY

Setlist:

1. Introduction
2. With A Little Help From My Friends
3. Anywhere Like Heaven
4. Greensleeves
5. Okie From Muskogee
6. Blossom
7. Sunny Skies
8. Up On The Roof
9. Brighten Your Night With My Day
10. Tube Rose Snuff Commercial
11. Hallelujah, I Love Her So
12. Rainy Day Man
13. Something In The Way She Moves
14. Riding On A Railroad
15. Country Road
16. Carolina In My Mind
17. Machine Gun Kelly
18. Isn’t It Nice To Be Home Again
19. Mescalito

James Taylor – 05/23/70

Berkeley Community Theatre, Berkeley, CA

Setlist:

For Free
Carolina In My Mind
Okie From Muskogee
Sweet Baby James
Circle Around The Sun
Greensleeves
Blossom
Up On The Roof (Carole King lead vocals)
Country Road
Night Owl
Something’s Wrong
Long Ago And Far Away
Riding On A Railroad
Highway Song
Fire And Rain
You Can Close Your Eyes

Musicians:

Carole King (piano and vocals)
Lee Sklar (bass)
Russ Kunkel (drums)

James Taylor – 05/29/70

Berkeley Community Theatre, Berkeley, CA

Setlist:

Country Road
Something In the Way She Moves
Things Go Better With Coke
Up On the Roof
Fire And Rain
Greensleeves
Steamroller Blues
Carolina In My Mind
In My Reply (written by Livingston Taylor)
For Free
Oh Susannah
Blossom

James Taylor – 10/22/70

Berkeley Community Theatre, Berkeley, CA

Setlist:

For Free
Carolina In My Mind
Okie From Muskogee
Sweet Baby James
Circle Round the Sun
Greensleeves
Blossom
Up On the Roof
Country Road
Riding On a Railroad
Highway Song
Fire And Rain

October 29, 1970

Royal Albert Hall, London, England