Five More From Summer ’95

Great Woods 7-1-95

Let’ start the week off with another dip into the primordial psychedelia of Summer ’95—the band’s most experimental tour ever.


Mike’s Song” 6.20 II, Cuyahoga Falls, OH

This menacing version descended upon Blossom, leaving many wide-eyed fans wondering what had just happened.



David Bowie” 6.15 II, Atlanta, GA

Another one of Summer ’95’s top-shelf “Bowies.”



Tweezer > Gumbo” 6.28 II, Wantagh, NY

Another multi-faceted and experimental monster, featuring “Dave’s Energy Guide” and a jam on The Breeder’s “Cannonball,” from the first night at Jones Beach.



Runaway Jim ->  Makisupa” 7.2 II, Sugarbush, VT

A hard-edged and grinding jam eventually melts into “Makisupa” on the first night of Sugarbush’s summer-ending precursor to The Clifford Ball.



Split Open and Melt” 7.1 II, Mansfield, MA

A first set joyride into seething musical realms.

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851 Responses to “Five More From Summer ’95”

  1. tela'smuff Says:

    i’m doing long term planning for my own microbrewery and working on names for IPA’s. came up with this one, based on recent experience.

    Shitty Poo Double IPA? does it have a good ring to it?

  2. bhizzle Says:

    unless it has a set a tits on the label I’m not buying

  3. garretc Says:

    A Set Of Tits Double IPA

  4. voopa Says:

    “Tomorrow is the unknown, so how do you rehearse the unknown?” the 64-year-old musician born in Jalisco, Mexico, said while sitting back in a comfortable chair in his hotel room overlooking Beverly Hills, looking sharp in a gold-and-black houndstooth suit and crisp straw fedora (more than likely from his own Santana hat line). “To me, the unknown is inviting African musicians to join us, or Buddy Guy or Derek Trucks or Ben Harper, people from Phish, Warren Haynes — that’s what ‘Tomorrow’ is bringing to the House of Blues.,0,5860398.story

  5. bhizzle Says:

    fuckin boobies/how do they work

  6. tela'smuff Says:

    @bhizzle – so you’re suggesting Titty Poo Double IPA? interesting. a play the ol’ Cleveland Steamer?

  7. joe Says:

    you know you’re getting old when you get nostalgic looking at old ticketmaster tickets. looking forward to diving into these picks.

    good time last night at Galactic / Steel Pulse. found some good space up in the side balcony. mini dance circle with some heads. Corey Glover from Living Color fronted Galactic for most of their set. Did a nice version of Cult of Personality to close. speaking of nostalgia.

  8. Selector J Says:

    Come to think of it, magnetism is kind of a miracle.


  9. RamblinMind Says:

    @joe – did you end up finding someone for the extra ticket?

  10. bhizzle Says:

    Galactic / Steel Pulse


  11. Mike in Austin Says:

    Double Over IPA.

  12. joe Says:

    one of my friends ended up being able to come with. nice sized crowd in there for a Sunday but a mound/meatstick ratio similar to a phish show, unfortunately. but fortunately, a couple of heady ladies in the balcony dance circle.

  13. Mike in Austin Says:

    Congrats Tela’s!

  14. Gratefulcub Says:

    I’ve been loving the new Mardi Gras/Carnivale Galactic album.

  15. bhizzle Says:

    GCub – really like it? no sarcasm, serious question. during hiatus I became a HUGE fan of Galactic but then heard ruckus and started questioning them.

  16. tela'smuff Says:

    thx MiA!

  17. stapes Says:

    Taint Splasher Double Wet Hopped IPA

    Boom. Done.

  18. tela'smuff Says:

    ooohhh. like it Stapes!

    “i’ll take a pint of the Taint Splasher.” that has a ring to it!! and i don’t mean o-ring.

  19. stapes Says:

    Serve it wrapped in a wet wipe.

  20. DaNcInG fOoL Says:

    “Note to all my Canadian friends, Tragically Hip sucks.”


  21. poop goblin Says:

    Rocket Juice and the Moon – Albarn, Flea, and Allen track with Badu

    pretty slick

  22. ColonelJoy Says:

    I stepped out and my Styx/Creed/Nicklecrack got some play….dates must not be out yet:)

  23. BingosBrother Says:

    wrapped in a wet wipe clinched it for me.

  24. lumpyhead Says:

    Just saw these on PT. Anybody have anything to confirm/deny? I feel like they’re totally completely false. I would hope that CO is a sure thing.

    AUG 17-18-19 Orleans Arena Las Vegas NV
    AUG 21-22 Harveys Lake Tahoe Stateline NV
    AUG 24 Hollywood Bowl Los Angeles CA
    AUG 25 Shoreline Amphitheatre Mt View CA
    AUG 29 Riverbend Music Center Cincinnati, OH
    AUG 31-SEP 2 Bethel Woods Performing Center for the Arts, Bethel, NY

  25. Mike in Austin Says:

    I can confirm that most of the people on PT are clowns and know nothing about Phish’s tour.

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