Category: 1995


Cedar Rapids, IA

Soundcheck: Amazing Grace (with bagpipes)

SET 1: My Friend, My Friend, Ya Mar, Ha Ha Ha > Divided Sky, Fee[1] > Rift > Free, Hello My Baby, Amazing Grace, Amazing Grace Jam[2]

SET 2: Timber (Jerry The Mule) > Scent of a Mule > Simple > Maze, Gumbo, While My Guitar Gently Weeps, My Long Journey Home[3], I’m Blue, I’m Lonesome[3], Bouncing Around the Room > Run Like an Antelope

ENCORE: Sleeping Monkey, Rocky Top

[1] Trey sang verses through megaphone.
[2] Johnny Bagpipes Johnston on electric bagpipes.
[3] Acoustic.

Trey sang the verses of Fee through a megaphone. The Amazing Grace Jam featured Johnny Bagpipes Johnston on electric bagpipes. The last Amazing Grace with instrumental accompaniment was May 8, 1993 (202 shows). My Long Journey Home and I’m Blue I’m Lonesome were performed acoustic.



Kansas City, MO

SET 1: Cars Trucks Buses, Runaway Jim, Horn, Punch You in the Eye > Esther > Chalk Dust Torture, Theme From the Bottom, Acoustic Army, Split Open and Melt, Billy Breathes, Cavern

SET 2: Frankenstein, Poor Heart > Mike’s Song > I Am Hydrogen > Weekapaug Groove[1] > Lawn Boy > Big Black Furry Creature from Mars[1], Kung > Suspicious Minds > Hold Your Head Up, Possum[2]

ENCORE: A Day in the Life

[1] Unfinished.
[2] All Fall Down signal.

PYITE started with Cavern teases from Fish. Weekapaug contained teases of Dreaming (Blondie) from Trey and Keyboard Army from Page and was unfinished. BBFCFM was also unfinished. Possum contained an All Fall Down signal.



New Orleans, LA

SET 1: Sample in a Jar, Stash, Uncle Pen, AC/DC Bag > Maze, Glide, Sparkle > Free, Strange Design, Amazing Grace[1]

SET 2: Mound > Prince Caspian, The Fog That Surrounds, Suzy Greenberg -> Keyboard Army -> Jam[2]

ENCORE: My Long Journey Home[3], I’m Blue, I’m Lonesome[3]

[1] Sung first by Phish with no microphones, then by audience member Nathan with microphones.
[2] Medeski, Martin, and Wood. Fish on vacuum and trombone.
[3] Acoustic, no microphones.

Amazing Grace was sung first by the band without microphones, and then by audience member “Nathan,” a gospel singer with microphones. The jam out of Keyboard Army featured Medeski, Martin, and Wood, as well as Fish on vacuum and trombone and contained DEG teases from Mike. My Long Journey Home and I’m Blue I’m Lonesome were performed acoustic and without microphones. The opening act was Medeski, Martin, & Wood.


10/15/1995 – AUSTIN MUSIC HALL

Austin, TX

SET 1: Buried Alive > Poor Heart > Slave to the Traffic Light, I Didn’t Know, Demand > Llama, Foam, Strange Design, I’m Blue, I’m Lonesome[1], David Bowie

SET 2: Julius, Simple > Tweezer -> The Lizards, Sample in a Jar, Suspicious Minds > Hold Your Head Up, Harry Hood, Tweezer Reprise

ENCORE: Funky Bitch

[1] Acoustic.