Phish Wish List Redux

Just about a year ago I posted my “Phish Wishlist.”  I’m heading up to 3 shows in Atlantic City this weekend, so it’s time to update and revisit this list. What can I cross off this list since then? Two songs: “Dinner and a Movie” and “Walk Away.” So I’ll

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Conversation with a Two Year Old

Jillian: Daddy? Me: Yes? Jillian: Dora sings Camel Walk. Me: She does? Jillian: Mmm-hmm.  And Benny sings Icculus.  And Tico sings Timber Ho.  And Isa sings Mockingbird. Me: Really? What about Boots? Jillian: Boots sings…. Timber Ho. Me: Who sings Harpua? Jillian: Uh… Cinderella. Me: Cinderella sings Harpua? What does

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Phish Tickets

Yesterday, I scanned in dozens and dozens of old concert ticket stubs. Phish, when you order via their “mail order” system (now an “online ticketing system”), often provided custom designed tickets. Here are a few fun ones. Click on any thumbnail for a full size view.

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Phish “No Thanks” List

In the vein of the Phish Wishlist, here’s a list of my least favorite Phish songs. Lawn Boy Foam Army of One Nothing Possum Character Zero There aren’t many Phish songs I don’t like… in fact, I don’t even dislike all of these, but these are the songs that I

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Phish Wishlist

Given the recent setlist madness, I decided to compile my Phish Wishlist.  Here are the 13 songs I most want to hear played live, in no particular order: Destiny Unbound (36) Camel Walk (50) Brother (17) Scents and Subtle Sounds (7) A Song I Heard the Ocean Sing (11) Dinner

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Making the Case: Time Turns Elastic

Trey Anastasio’s masterpiece “Time Turns Elastic” was written for an orchestra. That’s what they tell us, at least. It was performed with the New York Philharmonic in September of 2009. A video surfaced, Trey playing TTE alone, acoustically. And then there’s the Fenway debut. Somehow, we find ourselves here in

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