The Daily Soundcheck Episode #64-08/08/1998 Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD

In Episode 64 I am joined by Scott Bernstein of @yemblog and @jambase as he recalls this awesome show. We talk about his start and history of @yemblog and what makes this show and soundcheck so special. The intro is from “2001”, the soundcheck is “If You Need a Fool” and “Shafty”. The bonus track is the encore and debut of “Sabotage”.

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Merriweather Post Pavilion Wiki

YEMBlog

Jambase

@heyscottyb

The Daily Soundcheck Episode #63-07/15/1998 Portland Meadows, Portland, OR

Episode 63 kicks off the Summer 98 tour with the outstanding “The Way I Feel” soundcheck jam. This baby brings the dance. Also included is the “Horn->Jam” and the bonkers “Tweezer->California Love->Tweezer->Free”. Let’s get down! The intro is from the show opening “Wolfman’s Brother”

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Portland Meadows History Page
LawnMemo Portland Meadows Ghost Review


The Daily Soundcheck Episode #62-07/08/1998 Zeleste Barcelona, Spain

The lone soundcheck from Europe 1998 is from the first night of Barcelona. If you like laid back grooves this episode is for you. The soundcheck is a 16 minute jam that is centered around “Meat”. Grooving to the max with incredible sound quality. The intro is from the “Ghost” Jam and our bonus track is a “Bathtub Gin” that sounds like a “Ghost” jam. Hit play and groove.

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Zeleste Wiki

The Daily Soundcheck Episode #61-04/02/1998-04/05/1998 (Island Tour) Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, NY and Providence Civic Center, Providence, RI

Episode 61 covers the Island Tour!!!! All soundcheck here with “Funky Bitch>Jam” and “Birds of a Feather” from Nassau and “Providence Soundcheck Jam”, “Shafty”, and “Roggae” from Providence. This soundcheck is one of the greats from top to bottom and you don’t want to miss the 15 minute “Shafty”!

Phish.net Show Page 04/02/1998

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Nassau Wiki

The Daily Soundcheck Episode #60-12/11/1997 Rochester War Memorial, Rochester, NY

MY FIRST SHOW!!! Hear some stories about me being an idiot, stuff about Rochester and what I feel about everything all these years later. Soundcheck is a “jam” based around the graduation song theme. Also included is the 20 minute 2 hole “Down With Disease” masterpiece.

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War Memorial Wiki
Democrat and Chronicle Stones Article
Bittersweet Motel
Jambase Article on 12/11/1997

The Daily Soundcheck Episode #59-11/21/1997-11/23/1997, Hampton Coliseum, Hampton VA, and Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Winston-Salem, NC

Hampton Winson-Salem 97! Two great soundcheck from the awesome box set. We have the “Hampton 97 Soundcheck Jam” and “Back at the Chicken Shack” from Winston-Salem. We jam, we bring the blues and we finish with the beastly “Halley’s Comet” from the second night of Hampton. Monster show.

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Phish.net Show Page Winston-Salem
Hampton Website
Hampton Wiki
Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum Wiki
Keith Richards Crushing Dude with Guitar


The Daily Soundcheck Episode #58-11/16/1997 McNichols Arena, Denver, CO

Episode 58 comes the day before of one of Phish’s most famous shows. 11/16/97 is a pretty cool show in its own right and the soundcheck is a fun “Saw it Again”. Included in the intro is the rocking “Izabella” and we feature the killer “Timber->Simple” to open the second set.

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The Daily Soundcheck Episode #56-07/22/1997 Walnut Creek Amphitheater, Raleigh, NC

A short soundcheck coming from “From The Archives Vol. 12” gives us a nice run through of “Limb by Limb”. The real star of this show is one of the most epic storms to every hit a Phish show and you can hear it all during “Taste”. Also included is a killer “Mike’s Song>Simple->I am Hydrogen>Weekapaug Groove”.

 

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Walnut Creek Amphitheater

The Daily Soundcheck Episode #55-07/06/1997 Spiaggia Di Rivoltella, Desenzano, Italy

Episode 55 brings you into the world of Phish Soundcheck karaoke limbo. This soundcheck is an all time moment. Crazy songs, and full audience karaoke with a full on limbo contest going down. “Samson Variation>Olivia’s Pool, Beauty of My Dreams, You Shook Me All Night Long, MMMBop, Another One Bites the Dust, And It Stone Me, Only Shallow, The Banana Boat Song (Day-O)”. Get ready for a wild time.

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Complete Youtube video of entire soundcheck

Reddit Recap from one of the singers