World Cafe Next: The Vulgar Boatmen : World Cafe Hear songs from a reissue of You And Your Sister, the 1989 album by two bands with a shared name.
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World Cafe Next: The Vulgar Boatmen

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World Cafe Next: The Vulgar Boatmen

World Cafe Next: The Vulgar Boatmen

World Cafe Next: The Vulgar Boatmen

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Set List

  • "You And Your Sister," You And Your Sister (25th-anniversary reissue)
  • "Decision By The Airport," You And Your Sister (25th-anniversary reissue)

The Vulgar Boatmen was an unusual group, to say the least. After starting at the University of Florida, it eventually became two bands: one led by Robert Ray in Florida, the other by Dale Lawrence in Indiana. Ray and Lawrence collaborated long-distance on songwriting.

One of The Vulgar Boatmen's best albums, 1989's You And Your Sister, is being reissued on Nov. 28. On this page, discover (or re-discover) two songs from that album, including a new remix.

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