Red Molly On Mountain Stage Hear a set from the roots trio that includes the song which inspired its name: Richard Thompson's "1952 Vincent Black Lightning."

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Red Molly On Mountain Stage

Red Molly On Mountain Stage

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Red Molly makes its second appearance on Mountain Stage, recorded live on the grounds of West Virginia's State Capitol. Built around the buoyant three-part harmonies of Laurie MacAllister, Abbie Gardner and Molly Venter, Red Molly has won over audiences and critics with solid songwriting and a relentless touring schedule. Its music has spent weeks atop folk and Americana radio charts; Red Molly's latest, The Red Album, was no exception.

The band's set includes several original songs but is peppered with a few covers, including the song that inspired its name: Richard Thompson's "1952 Vincent Black Lightning." Not long after this performance, the group announced a break from touring and recording that is no doubt long overdue.

SET LIST

  • "Clinch River Blues"
  • "Willow Tree"
  • "Come On In My Kitchen"
  • "Homeward Bound"
  • "When It's All Wrong"
  • "Sing To Me"
  • "1952 Vincent Black Lightning"
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