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PHISH FRIDAY: Remembering Mike’s Bass Solo to Close “The Squirming Coil” @ Dick’s 2016

One week from tonight, Phish returns to the stage in Denver for their annual three-night run at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. And I'm going...

Phish Twelve Years Later: “Moma Dance” from Worcester ’03 Still Reigns Supreme

Let's take a quick moment to celebrate this awesome month in Phish's rich history. Many have heard the famed "Nassau Tweezer" but two days...

PHISH FRIDAY: ’14 Things To Look Forward to on Fall Tour

Phish's 2014 Fall Tour is finally at our doorsteps. Tonight's opener in Eugene, OR will kick off a 12-show, seven-city jaunt that will climax...

PHISH PREVIEW: A Guide to Everything Dicks

This will be Phish's fourth straight year doing a three-night run at Dick's Sporting Goods Park over Labor Day weekend, and per usual the...

PHISH FRIDAY: 12 Top-Shelf Moments from Summer Tour 2014

Even though it's the 10 year anniversary of one of the most important events in Phish history -- Coventry -- frankly, it's not a...

PHISH FRIDAY: ‘Fuego’ Summer Tour Keeps It Rollin’ to Chicago

Phish kicks off a three-night stand in Chicago tonight at Northerly Island and LivePhish will be webcasting all weekend long for us sorry souls...

When You Get There, You’ll Be Better Dressed: A Guide to Phish NYE 2013...

For this month's Phish Friday, we're delving into a category of the scene that doesn't often get discussed: fashion. Phish fans are generally categorized...

PHISH FRIDAY: Bucket Full of Thoughts on Wingsuit

After taking two years off from the costumed-set Halloween holiday tradition they had famously crafted, Phish returned to Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City for...

PHISH FRIDAY: Niagara Falls 3-CD Set Giveaway

In just ONE short week, Phish will return to the road for their Fall 2013 tour with three nights at Hampton Coliseum in Virginia....

PHISH FRIDAY: Bucket Full of Thoughts on Dick’s 2013

A Phish run isn't always remembered for it's extended, multifaceted jams. Sometimes the band creates the memories through a connected set of moments...

PHISH FRIDAY: Dick’s 2013 Setlist Speculation

As we lead up to Phish's upcoming three-night run at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Colorado, I thought it'd be fun to speculate about...

PHISH FRIDAY: The Tahoe Tweezer and Beyond

With just four shows left on the Phish Summer Tour and my 99th show as a fan of the band, I was fortunate enough...

PHISH FRIDAY: The West Coast Awaits

Tonight (aka Chris Kuroda's birthday), Phish begins the West Coast portion of their 30th Anniversary Summer Tour at The Gorge Amphitheater in Quincy, Washington....

PHISH FRIDAY: Starting on 7/3 in Maine, the Summer’s Hottest Tour Is…

Starting July 3rd in Bangor, Maine, this summer's hottest tour is The Phish from Vermont: There will be w00kie riots, NOLA Bounce-esque azz shakin', Yoda...

PHISH FRIDAY: The Gorge’s Greatest Moments

Few venues hold the type of environmental magic like the Gorge Amphitheatre in George, Washington. Opened in 1985, The Gorge is now a...

PHISH FRIDAY: Video of “Piper” from 3/1/03 in Greensboro, NC

After this week's 2/28/03 reminisce a few friends including our own Wesley Hodges mentioned that 3/1/03 also holds a special place in their respective...

PHISH FRIDAY: ‘Step Into the’ Ten-Year Anniversary of 2/28/03

"it's hard to deny this show's place in Phish history"

PHISH FRIDAY: Today in Phish History, 2/15/03 Las Vegas, NV

Hard to believe it has been ten whole years since Phish's 2003 Winter Tour. February '03 can certainly go overlooked in the Phish world,...

PHISH FRIDAY: 2012 Awards Edition

Phish began a signature 2012 concert season in June in Worcester, MA (BOOGIE), took their halftime show to Dicks in Colorado (LIGHT) and closed...

PHISH FRIDAY: Trey Anastasio & Mike Gordon’s Gear

During each setbreak of Phish's recent NYE Run, LivePhish debuted some excellent Couch Tour videos of Phish's Trey Anastasio and Mike Gordon giving a...

PHISH FRIDAY: A NYE Runaway Golf-Cart Garden Party

Oh what a difference a year makes! Word spread of a photo leaked on the morning of 12/31 of Madison Square Garden's floor covered in...

PHISH FRIDAY: 2012-2013 New Year’s Run Preview

It's interesting how expectations around the December holidays have evolved as we get older yet the essence stays the same. At age ten...

PHISH FRIDAY: Today in History, 12/7/97

Today marks the 15th Anniversary of one of the better shows (and premiere first sets) in Phish's history -- December 7th, 1997 at the...

PHISH FRIDAY: A November (’97) to Remember

This, the final edition of our month-long series, highlights one of the best months in Phish history -- November 1997. Phish took a...

PHISH FRIDAY: A November (’09) to Remember

For today's Phish Friday we've opted to skip the usual passover of anything in 3.0 as "relevant" to talk about during a column dedicated...

PHISH FRIDAY: A November (’96) to Remember

Our A November to Remember series continues this week with 1996. The same month Derek Jeter won the AL Rookie of the Year...

PHISH FRIDAY: A November (’95) to Remember

Last week we dedicated our Phish Friday to November '94. This week, we promised November '97 but contributor @PeteLikesMusic had other ideas and...

PHISH FRIDAY: A November (’94) To Remember

November has always been an important month for our musical heroes from Vermont. Some of the bands more memorable shows have occurred in...

PHISH FRIDAY: A Timeline of Bieber Phever

I tried not to write this post. I'll admit I was in denial about the community's interest as far back as August 15th....

PHISH FRIDAY: Uncovered Phish Covers

For this edition of Phish Friday we've (@Phortin & @BrahBrahBrah) hand-picked videos of musician's covering Phish. Super groups and bands taking their best...

PHISH FRIDAY: ALF Guests on “Tweezabella” (12/6/97)

We've got a special video edition of Phish Friday for you today. Let's take a break from the norm this Phish off-season and...

PHISH FRIDAY: Dick’s Delivers for 2nd Straight Year

Is Phish in the modern era finally ascending musically to where they were in the late 90's? Are we back to staking claims...

PHISH FRIDAY: When Will Another Letter-Themed Show Happen?!

Phish is primed to close out the Summer of 2012 in beautiful Colorado with three shows in Commerce City starting tonight and going till...

PHISH FRIDAY: Night Three in The Bay Reset the 3.0 Bar

Comparisons within the Phish community are common. We sometimes judge a show based on the previous night's performance, or sometimes we'll judge a...

PHISH FRIDAY: Phishtradamus Gives His Setlist Prediction for the Oklahoma City Zoo Show

I, Phishtradamus, am going to make a bold setlist prediction... On August 29th, 2012, Phish will play an all animal-themed spectacle at the Oklahoma City...

PHISH FRIDAY: Bust-Out List from Summer’s 1st Leg

In any good run of Phish shows, there is always the discussion point at the end of the night about What song(s) got dusted...

PHISH FRIDAY: 10 Video Highlights from NYE 2012 Run

Everyone's had a full week to digest the Phish New Year's Eve run, arguably a "standard" Phish affair with no major surprises but an...

PHISH FRIDAY: “You Enjoy Myself” (Trey with New York Philharmonic)

I remember the first time I heard the audience recordings from the Trey Anastasio performance with the New York Philaharmonic back in September, 2009,...

PHISH FRIDAY: “Mike’s Groove” (MP3 from Hampton/Winston-Salem ’97)

In case you missed it, Phish dropped a little nugget (only 35 minutes worth) of a preview from the Hampton/Winston-Salem '97 release that's due...

Phish Friday: One-Year Guyutica Anniversary + Giveaway

Coming off the 1st Annual Anniversary yesterday of one of the better Phish shows from 2010, the October 20th show at Utica Memorial Auditorium...

Phish Friday: Bouncing Like a Newborn Elf

Another week in autumn has passed and sure enough, beginning in Charleston (and especially last Saturday to these ears), Phish has shifted gears in...

Phish Friday: Phortin Friday Updates

A few quick updates on this Phriday because show time is upon us! First up, The Phish from Vermont tackle the only southern portion of...

Phish Friday: The Top 15 Bustouts, Part 2 – The Originals

After a few weeks off from Phish Friday, I’m back at you with the second and final installment of historic Phish bust-outs. Which perhaps...

Phish Friday: Bust-Outs Part 1 – The Cover Edition

With the recent Phish.net blog post on bust-outs, it seemed fitting that we were already preparing a two-part Phish Friday series on bust-outs ourselves....

Phish Friday: The Best of Summer Tour (in your own words)

Now that Phish summer tour is come and gone, and we have to anxiously await confirmation of these fall tour dates that seem to...

Phish Friday: The Telluride Run Spawns a JVS Pandemic

There is a theory on how Telluride got it's name... It's mining history and endless tunnels serve the phrase well, To Hell You Ride. ...

Phish Friday: 35 Must-Hear Jams for Any Phish Novice

Ah, here we are, less than a week from Phish at the Greek. While Justin swears that he’ll listen to all the shows I...

15 Must-Hear Shows for Any Phish Novice

So Aaron and I have been friends of Justin's for a while, and while there's no question in our minds that he completely adores...

Phish 3D Movie Officially On Its Way

Remember that Phish 3D film we mentioned back in No. '09 (during Festival 8)? Well, it looks like we've got some action in that...

Phish Friday Redux: Everybody’s Doing It

Speaking of Phish Friday... For a long time, LMB was the lone wolf pushing Phish Friday out onto the interwebs. Lately, it seems like the...

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