12 December 2013 // New York, NY // Ed Sullivan Theater

glen_liveonletterman.jpgGlen performs ‘Step Out of the Shadows’ solo for the evening’s broadcast of Late Night with David Letterman. After the taping he is joined by the full band to perform for the studio and internet audience via Live on Letterman.

You can watch the playback here at CBS. Or here on metacafe.

Setlist: Love Don’t Leave Me Waiting – Respect (Aretha Franklin), Lowly Deserter*, When Your Mind’s Made Up, Bird of Sorrow – Fairytale of New York (Shane MacGowan), Low Rising, Heyday (Mic Christopher), Her Mercy**, Song of Good Hope***, This Gift, Drive All Night (Bruce Springsteen) – Feels Like Rain (John Hiatt) – Parting Glass (Traditional), Falling Slowly

*Glen on mandolin
**with Moji Abiola
***Glen, Joe and strings

Band: Glen Hansard, Joe Doyle (bass), Rob Bochnik (guitar), Graham Hopkins (drums), Thomas Bartlett (keys)

Brass: Michael Buckley, Ronan Dooney, Corey King

Strings: Andra Kulans, Kristina Dutton, Teddy Rankin-Parker

Review: Officially a Yuppie blog