June 20, 2013
Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, PA
"Melinda" - a track released only on 2009's Live Anthology box set - has quickly become a favorite on the 2013 summer tour.
A slow-burning cowboy love ballad, "Melinda" begins with Tom alone, just his voice and acoustic guitar.
"When I get four hundred dollars
I'm going to see Melinda
Because I've been working, I've been saving
for a ticket to Melinda
And I just don't care
what you have to say
Because I'm getting up in the morning
And I'm off the see Melinda"
On Thursday night in Pittsburgh, Mike Campbell trickled in on mandolin