Monday, August 29, 2005

Phish Reunites for NOLA Benefit

Man, today's epic show from the Superdome looks ridiculous:

Set I: Gumbo, Divided Sky, A Song I Heard the Ocean Sing, Waves, Water in the Sky, Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off the Sucka)* > Evacuate the White People Jam, Prince Caspian

Set II: Hurricane** > Drowned, Black Water*** > Swept Away^ > Steep^ > Black Water, Wading in the Velvet Sea, Drifting, Rock You Like a Hurricane^^

Encore: Vultures
Second Encore: Amazing Grace#, Walkin' on Sunshine%

*Parliament cover; last played 12/30/03
**The Lucious Bobby Dylan cover; last played 11/19/85
***Doobie Brothers cover, first time played
^First time played since 7/1/00
^^Scorpions cover, first time played
#Performed a capella
%Katrina and the Waves cover, first time played


At 12:47 PM, Blogger jakezebra said...

Third Encore: Surfin' USA > Catch A Wave > Sloop John B***, Row Jimmy, Who'll Stop the Rain > roll up your pants jam > this is my second fucking baptism jam >Have you ever seen the rain&&, Dirty Laundry$$

***-with Brian Wilson
&&-with Tom and Jon Fogerty
$$-first time played, with Don Henley, just because

At 1:31 PM, Blogger Justin said...

LOL...good stuff.

At 2:21 PM, Anonymous HANDSTAND said...

The tsunami called and said it wants its joke back...

At 2:47 PM, Blogger Ace Cowboy said...

Handstand, the always reliable wet blanket...

At 5:09 PM, Anonymous HANDSTAND said...

at your service!

well done though....

I was able to sneak in for the soundcheck:

Blow Away*
Sand 2x
Waves >
The Tide is High^

* Grateful Dead cover, Page on vocals
^ Blondie cover, Fish on vocals

At 5:20 PM, Blogger Ace Cowboy said...

Handstand, are you sure that was the only Dead cover in the soundcheck?

I coulda sworn some spun-out wook told me they played all parts of Looks Like Rain > Weather Report Suite > Samba in the Rain.

Fish nailed The Tide is High by the way...

At 5:49 PM, Blogger Bart Starbux said...

Fucking dorks.


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