Bettye LaVette Live (Part 1)


Bettye LaVette bops along to Darryl Pierce’s drumbeat at Sony Hall. Photo by Rick Stachura. September 21, 2018.



Sunday evenin’

Come soft and low

Ain’t nothin’ shakin’, chile

Ain’t no place to go


Then like a shot–

Oh my god, you can hear that sound

It’s that soul…tambourine man

Just gettin’ down



–from “Soul Tambourine” by Brad Shapiro, first recorded by Bettye LaVette in 1973




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