Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy & Jon Langford went “song-for-song” at Joe’s Pub (pics)

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and MekonsJon Langford are recreating the pandemic-era streaming show they did together at a few “song-for-song” in-person shows this week. That included two sets each at NYC’s Joe’s Pub on Wednesday (11/15) and Thursday (11/16); we caught the early show on Wednesday. It was a very relaxed, fun, off-the-cuff evening; Will Oldham playing barefoot, and he and Langford took turns switching off on leads, often joining in on each other’s harmonies, and telling stories. See pictures from Wednesday night by P Squared below.

Oldham and Langford have a couple more “song-for-song” shows this week in Philadelphia and Washington DC, and Oldham has FL and TN shows coming up in 2024. See all dates below.

11/17/23 Philadelphia Ethical Society Philadelphia PA *
11/17/23 Philadelphia Ethical Society Philadelphia PA late show *
11/18/23 Sixth & I Historic Synagogue Washington DC *
01/18/24 Intuition Ale Works Jacksonville FL
01/19/24 Side Door (at The Palladium) St. Petersburg FL
01/20/24 Pugh Theater at DPAC Orlando FL
01/21/24 Miami Folkways – Miami Beach Bandshell Miami FL
03/21/24– 03/24/24 Big Ears Festival Knoxville TN

* with Jon Langford