Monthly Archives: August 2017

August 16th, 1993: American Theater, St. Louis MO

Tonight is Phish’s sixth show in as many nights, and the third of those to be given the special treatment with an official Live Phish release. The first “Axilla” of the month starts off the show in high-energy fashion, and … Continue reading

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August 15th, 1993: The Macauley Theater, Louisville KY

Like the return to Toronto’s Concert Hall on the 9th, tonight’s show brings Phish back to a venue played just a few short months prior (4/16/93). The audience tape I’m listening to doesn’t begin until the opener, “Sample in a … Continue reading

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August 14th, 1993: World Music Theatre, Tinley Park IL

Tonight’s show has the distinction of being the first show I’ve written about for this project that was released as part of the initial run of Live Phish releases (Live Phish Vol. 7), and it is the only ’93 show … Continue reading

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August 13th, 1993: Murat Theatre, Indianapolis IN

Midwest tour continues tonight with the second show of tour to receive an official LivePhish release. The first set begins with a solo Fishman spot, as he croons “Lengthwise” to the fans. The rest of the band adds a neat … Continue reading

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August 12th, 1993: Meadow Brook Music Festival, Rochester Hills MI

Night 2 in Michigan brings us to Phish’s last ever performance at the Meadow Brook Music Festival, an amphitheater on the campus of Oakland University. The show opens with the rare “AC/DC Bag.” The song sounds good in what I … Continue reading

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August 11th, 1993: Eastbrook Theatre, Grand Rapids MI

After this tour’s first of two Canadian sojourns, we return stateside with a Wednesday night show in Michigan. Trey experimented a bit with his lines in “Buried Alive” earlier on this tour, but tonight he sticks with a note-perfect, traditional … Continue reading

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August 9th, 1993: Concert Hall, Toronto CAN

Wow, it feels like we were just here! The band played this same venue less than four months ago on April 27th. Tonight’s show starts with a memorable “Chalk Dust Torture.” Immediately after Trey’s solo begins at 3:30 he begins … Continue reading

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