20 Questions For June


20. What lasting impact will Joy material have in setlists?

19.What will Trey’s “show shirt” be this tour?

18. What new covers, if any, will the band incorporate into their  shows?

17.”Free” : Do or Die?

16. Which shows will smoke harder – SPAC, Camden, or Atlanta?

15. What songs will emerge as the prominent jam vehicles of the month?

14. Will the band minimize or shelve “Time Turns Elastic” after leaving it off the New Year’s Run?


13. Will Exile have a lasting impact on the band’s setlists and/or style?

12. When will Phish bust out “Liquid Time?”

11. Will meathead Merriweather security guards ever stop pretending to be bouncers at New York night clubs?

10. How will the ticket scene shake out? Scarce? On the ground? In between?

9. Will Tuesdays prove tremendous at Portsmouth, Great Woods, and Canandaigua?

8. Will “Fluffhead” gracefully fade into the background as a symbol of 2009?

7. Will Miami prove to be a baseline for jams in 2010?

6. Will “Show of Life” debut in Chicago?

5. Was “Golden Age” one and done?

4. More open jamming?

3. Will “Mike’s Song” return to prominence or remain an eight-minute, custy anthem?

2. How will the Flyers fate in the NHL Finals effect Trey’s head space going into tour?

1. …Can you still have fun?


Jam of the Day:

Tweezer > Caspian” 12.29.09 II

My pick for jam of ’09,  multi-faceted adventure.



SBD UPDATE: Yesterday, YEMBlog followed up their Monday heroics by posting a pre-FM source of part two of Kevin Shapiro’s “From the Archives” show from Bonnaroo, broadcast on 6.14.09. Featured tracks include 10.24.95’s legendary, mind-melting “Antelope” from Madison, Wisconsin, the 20-plus minute “2001” from The Pyramid in ’99, and a sublime “Harry Hood” from Kent State ’94. Here is the complete track listing.

1. Sing Me Back Home (Grateful Dead 8/27/1972)
2. Foreplay > Longtime (11/12/1994 @ Kent State University)
3. Theme From The Bottom (6/7/1995 @ Boise State University)
4. The Ballad of Curtis Loew (12/29/1999 @ Big Cypress)
5. Col. Forbin’s Ascent > Vibration of Life > Fly Famous Mockingbird (5/3/1993 @ State Theatre, New Brunswick, NJ)
6. Dave’s Energy Guide (9/26/1985 for WRUV’s Exposure)
7. 2001 (9/29/1999 @ Pyramid Arena, Memphis, TN)
8. Doomsday (Mike Gordon Demo Circa 1993)
9. Run Like An Antelope (10/24/1995 @ Dane Co. Coliseum, Madison, WI)
10. Harry Hood (11/12/1994 @ Kent State University, Kent, OH)



8.17.92 The Coach House, San Juan Capistrano, CA SBD < Torrent

8.17.92 The Coach House, San Juan Capistrano, CA SBD < Mega

'92 Tour Poster

On the home stretch out west in Summer ’92, soundboard style.

I: Buried Alive, Poor Heart, The Landlady, Reba, Rift, Wilson > All Things Reconsidered, Foam, My Friend, My Friend, Bouncing Around the Room, David Bowie

II: Suzy Greenberg, It’s Ice, Tweezer, Esther, Mike’s Song > I Am Hydrogen > Weekapaug Groove, Horn, Hold Your Head Up > Terrapin* > Hold Your Head Up, Take the ‘A’ Train, Cavern

E: The Squirming Coil

Notes: Ninja Custodian opened this show. *Ninja Mike sat in on drums for “Terrapin”

Source: SBD

1,109 Responses to “20 Questions For June”

  1. kayatosh Says:

    ye, i am fully vultured and thinking of one more round of brains.

  2. KWL Says:

    thanks for sharing @vomax. peace & love to you and yours.

    overtimeage. buckle up.

  3. kayatosh Says:

    signing off for the night. must rest PC. aw, i know you’re sweatin glowsticks right now.

  4. KWL Says:

    kinda nervous for aw right now. never like to see anyone miss a show.

    then again, friday night game 7 + couch tour would be an awesome pre-BTB fest night for me.

  5. halcyon Says:


    Hope your dad recovers quickly. Make this coming Father’s day even more meaningful

  6. Mr.Palmer Says:

    Hawks win!

  7. BTB Says:

    anti climactic’d

  8. angryjoggerz Says:


  9. halcyon Says:

    Congrats AW and other Hawks fans!

  10. Mr.Palmer Says:

    Flyers goalie blows. That was the difference.

  11. halcyon Says:

    Congrats AngryJoggerz!

  12. KWL Says:

    sure was the difference mr p… 2 weak goals for chi just in this game… including the clincher

    still excellent series though, i’m satisfied as a hockey fan

  13. sneven Says:

    Trey will have a day to breathe easy… no effect on the Toyota show.

  14. Uncle Ebeneezer Says:

    playoff hockey beards rule

  15. Mr.Palmer Says:

    Toyota gets TTE’d…Treyzor’s revenge…

  16. Uncle Ebeneezer Says:

    Can’t believe bettman is getting booed. Only in Philly….

  17. Uncle Ebeneezer Says:

    lmao Palmer, bummer for me

  18. shawn Says:

    Congratulations to the blackhawks. Sorry to all my family back in Philly, oh well, there is always next year.

  19. posternutbag Says:

    That just set up a Sparkle>farmhouse,TTE first set on Friday. shit.

  20. Selector J Says:

    “Toyota gets TTE’d…Treyzor’s revenge…”

    Word is they rehearsed TTE today at UIC Pav.

    Also on the list I saw:
    Billy Breathes
    Sugar Shack (3x)

  21. bouncin fan Says:

    They’ll still miss the changes in sugar shack

    Hawks win on the road

    Buff busts his champions hat to the left side

    Beautiful thing

    Bring on Toyota

  22. DaNcInG fOoL Says:

    “Can’t believe bettman is getting booed. Only in Philly….”


  23. Mr.Palmer Says:

    Parade on friday too?

  24. bouncin fan Says:

    Fuck TTE

  25. bouncin fan Says:

    Flyers were flat and bad goal tending

    They Hung all game though

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