Daily Archive

September 18, 2009

Lists: 10 Venues Phish Should Play [Hidden Track]

4. Bethel Woods – Bethel, NY

This state-of-the-art venue opened in 2006 on the site of the Woodstock Festival.  I caught the GRAB/Phil show back in 2006 and can attest to the beauty of the site. Bethel Woods is the rare venue with a lawn you can actually see and hear the show from.

Phish: 11/28/1992 DAUD Port Chester, NY

Features: Set Personalities [Dog Gone Blog]

Phish sets, in particular second sets, have been known to take on personalities of their own. Flowing through songs as though the setlist was rehearsed, the set is played in a narrative-like fashion, unfolding as it is played. These sets are packed with type-II improv, as the songs exist merely as launch-pads for outside jams.

Phish: Joy Box Mockup

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wNbes0Q1TIs[/youtube]

Reviews: Trey Anastasio & the NY Philharmonic @ Carnegie [YNZnNYC]

Phish: 11/27/1992 DAUD Port Chester, NY

Mike Gordon: 09/17/2009 DAUD Atlanta, GA

Remembrances: Halloween 1994 – The Beginning [Phish Thoughts]

Phish: 09/18/1999 DAUD Chula Vista, CA