Phish.Net News Stream http://phish.net/ For Phans, by Phans en-us Copyright 2001-2020, The Mockingbird Foundation Mon, 17 Feb 2020 11:31:42 GMT donotreply@phish.net (Adam Scheinberg) http://smedia.pnet-static.com/avatars/default.png Phish.Net http://phish.net Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds 2020-02-16 http://phi.sh/200216 http://phi.sh/200216 <p><span class='set-label'>Set 1</span>: WarehouseWhere Are You GoingToo MuchPay for What You GetFool to Think#27Jimi ThingThe Song That Jane LikesRooftopThe Dreaming TreeSo Much to SaySquirmLittle ThingSay GoodbyeStay (Wasting Time)Kashmir<a href='http://phish.net/song/waste' class='setlist-song'>Waste</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/bathtub-gin' class='setlist-song'>Bathtub Gin</a>, Typical SituationWhy I AmDancing Nancies</p><p><span class='set-label'>Encore</span>: Here On Out</p><i>Setlist unknown</i><p><span class='set-label'>Encore</span>: Some Devil</p><i>Setlist unknown</i><p><span class='set-label'>Encore</span>: All Along the Watchtower</p><i>Setlist unknown</i><p><span class='set-label'>Encore 2</span>: Crash into Me Sun, 16 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Phish.net) Setlist Mockingbird At The Silks / Neighbor at Brighton Music Hall http://phi.sh/b/5e49e105 http://phi.sh/b/5e49e105 <p style="text-align:start; text-indent:0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width:0px; margin-bottom:11px">Please join <a href="https://mbird.org/">The Mockingbird Foundation</a> on Friday February 21<sup>st</sup> at The Silks &amp; Neighbor show at Brighton Music Hall in Boston (Allston, MA), where we will be raising money for music education for kids and young adults.</p> <p style="text-align:start; text-indent:0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width:0px; margin-bottom:11px">To buy tickets, visit <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?q=https://tinyurl.com/rbjrdfu&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1581971689510000&amp;usg=AFQjCNH42zlyjjTfU-WYw3lVyxNbjqffLQ" href="https://tinyurl.com/rbjrdfu" style="color:#0563c1" target="_blank">https://tinyurl.com/rbjrdfu</a>, and for more information on Mockingbird, or to show your support online for the volunteers who operate phish dot net, please visit <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?q=http://mbird.org/donate&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1581971689510000&amp;usg=AFQjCNH3CSdL8HPhsJqMIa6uegohGakzVQ" href="http://mbird.org/donate" style="color:#0563c1" target="_blank">mbird.org/donate</a>.</p> <p style="text-align:start; text-indent:0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width:0px; margin-bottom:11px"><img src="http://smedia.pnet-static.com/img/NeighborSilksShowArt.jpg" /></p> Sun, 16 Feb 2020 19:40:57 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@phishnet) Blog Oysterhead 2020-02-15 http://phi.sh/200215 http://phi.sh/200215 <p><span class='set-label'>Set 1</span>: <a href='http://phish.net/song/mr-oysterhead' class='setlist-song'>Mr. Oysterhead</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/oz-is-ever-floating' class='setlist-song'>Oz is Ever Floating</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/the-grand-pecking-order' class='setlist-song'>The Grand Pecking Order</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/rubberneck-lions' class='setlist-song'>Rubberneck Lions</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/shadow-of-a-man' class='setlist-song'>Shadow of a Man</a> > <a href='http://phish.net/song/white-room' class='setlist-song'>White Room</a><sup title="Oysterhead debut.">[1]</sup></p><p><span class='set-label'>Set 2</span>: <a href='http://phish.net/song/birthday-boys' class='setlist-song'>Birthday Boys</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/little-faces' class='setlist-song'>Little Faces</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/polka-dot-rose' class='setlist-song'>Polka Dot Rose</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/wield-the-spade' class='setlist-song'>Wield the Spade</a> > <a href='http://phish.net/song/radon-balloon' class='setlist-song'>Radon Balloon</a> > <a href='http://phish.net/song/armys-on-ecstasy' class='setlist-song'>Army's On Ecstasy</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/owner-of-the-world' class='setlist-song'>Owner of the World</a></p><p><span class='set-label'>Encore</span>: <a href='http://phish.net/song/those-damned-blue-collar-tweekers' class='setlist-song'>Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers</a><sup title='Oysterhead debut.' title='Oysterhead debut.'>[1]</sup>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/first-tube' class='setlist-song'>First Tube</a><sup title='Oysterhead debut.' title='Oysterhead debut.'>[1]</sup></p><p><span class='set-label'>Encore 2</span>: <a href='http://phish.net/song/pseudo-suicide' class='setlist-song'>Pseudo Suicide</a><p class='setlist-footer'>[1] Oysterhead debut.<br></p> Sat, 15 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Phish.net) Setlist Oysterhead 2020-02-14 http://phi.sh/200214 http://phi.sh/200214 <p><span class='set-label'>Set 1</span>: <a href='http://phish.net/song/little-faces' class='setlist-song'>Little Faces</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/mr-oysterhead' class='setlist-song'>Mr. Oysterhead</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/polka-dot-rose' class='setlist-song'>Polka Dot Rose</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/radon-balloon' class='setlist-song'>Radon Balloon</a> > <a href='http://phish.net/song/the-grand-pecking-order' class='setlist-song'>The Grand Pecking Order</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/rubberneck-lions' class='setlist-song'>Rubberneck Lions</a></p><p><span class='set-label'>Set 2</span>: <a href='http://phish.net/song/jam' class='setlist-song'>Jam</a> > <a href='http://phish.net/song/shadow-of-a-man' class='setlist-song'>Shadow of a Man</a> > <a href='http://phish.net/song/armys-on-ecstasy' class='setlist-song'>Army's On Ecstasy</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/wield-the-spade' class='setlist-song'>Wield the Spade</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/birthday-boys' class='setlist-song'>Birthday Boys</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/oz-is-ever-floating' class='setlist-song'>Oz is Ever Floating</a>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/pseudo-suicide' class='setlist-song'>Pseudo Suicide</a></p><p><span class='set-label'>Encore</span>: <a href='http://phish.net/song/voices-inside-my-head' class='setlist-song'>Voices Inside My Head</a><sup title="Oysterhead debut.">[1]</sup> > <a href='http://phish.net/song/46-days' class='setlist-song'>46 Days</a><sup title='Oysterhead debut.' title='Oysterhead debut.'>[1]</sup>, <a href='http://phish.net/song/owner-of-the-world' class='setlist-song'>Owner of the World</a><p class='setlist-footer'>[1] Oysterhead debut.<br></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Phish.net) Setlist Speed Up Security on Summer Tour! http://phish.net/news/1581220649 http://phish.net/news/1581220649 <p><a href="https://stores.portmerch.com/phishnet/featured-products/mockingbird-clear-backpack.html"><img alt="" src="https://stores.portmerch.com/media/catalog/product/cache/79/image/1000x/040ec09b1e35df139433887a97daa66f/b/a/backpack.jpg" style="border-width: 0px; border-style: solid; margin: 5px; float: right; height: 150px;" /></a>Tired of waiting for security to go through your bag on the way into a show? Toss your stuff in a <a href="https://stores.portmerch.com/phishnet/featured-products/mockingbird-clear-backpack.html">clear backpack</a> with two compartments, elastic mesh side pockets, zipper closures, adjustable shoulder straps&hellip; and the Mockingbird Foundation logo. Ideal for the growing number of events and venues that are only allowing clear bags, and may help speed entry everywhere. Plus, a great conversation starter: Proceeds benefit music education for children, through an all-volunteer organization run entirely by fans of the band.</p> Tue, 11 Feb 2020 12:13:14 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Lemuria) News Mystery Jam Monday Part 403 http://phi.sh/b/5e410445 http://phi.sh/b/5e410445 <p>Welcome to the 403rd edition of Phish.Net&#39;s Mystery Jam Monday, the second contest of February. This week&#39;s puzzle comes courtesy of MJM Hall-of-Famer <a href="http://phish.net/user/justino">@justino</a> - thanks for the great clips! The winner will receive an MP3 download code courtesy of our friends at <a href="http://livephish.com/">LivePhish.com</a> / <a href="http://nugs.net/">Nugs.Net</a>. To win, be the first person to identify the songs and dates of both mystery clips. Each person gets <strong>one</strong> guess to start &ndash; if no one answers correctly in the first 24 hours, I&#39;ll post a hint. After the hint, everyone gets one more guess before Wednesday at <strong>10 <small>AM</small> PT / 1 <small>PM</small> ET</strong>. Good luck<a href="http://phish.in/1993-02-10/runaway-jim">!</a></p> <p><iframe allow="autoplay" frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/758098852%3Fsecret_token%3Ds-B8UDq&amp;color=%23ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=true&amp;show_comments=false&amp;show_user=false&amp;show_reposts=false&amp;show_teaser=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 10 Feb 2020 13:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@ucpete) Blog Waking Up Dead Song History http://phish.net/song/waking-up-dead http://phish.net/song/waking-up-dead <p>A good night of sleep is one of the finer things in life, something we do daily/nightly, and in most cases, without much planning or thought.<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Somnology"> Sleep doctors, or somnologists</a>, tell us there are five <em>stages</em> of sleep that follow each other in a cyclical fashion when our heads hit the pillow each night. Those stages are as follows: 1) Wake 2) Relaxed wakefulness 3) Light sleep 4) Deep sleep -- and the big kahuna -- 5) Rapid Eye Movement (REM) sleep....</p> Sat, 08 Feb 2020 10:31:57 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@ThinkSnow) Song Mystery Jam Monday Part 402 http://phi.sh/b/5e385a27 http://phi.sh/b/5e385a27 <p>Welcome to the 402nd edition of Phish.Net&#39;s Mystery Jam Monday, the first and easiest of February. The winner will receive an MP3 download code courtesy of our friends at <a href="http://livephish.com/">LivePhish.com</a> / <a href="http://nugs.net/">Nugs.Net</a>. To win, be the first person to identify the song and date of the mystery clip. Each person gets <strong>one</strong> guess to start &ndash; if no one answers correctly in the first 24 hours, I&#39;ll post a hint. After the hint, everyone gets one more guess before Wednesday at <strong>10 <small>AM</small> PT / 1 <small>PM</small> ET</strong>. Good luck<a href="http://phish.in/1993-02-03/runaway-jim">!</a></p> <p><iframe allow="autoplay" frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/754459819%3Fsecret_token%3Ds-i9hSl&amp;color=%23ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=true&amp;show_comments=false&amp;show_user=false&amp;show_reposts=false&amp;show_teaser=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 03 Feb 2020 13:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@ucpete) Blog Video of Presentations Made at the May 2019 Phish Studies Conference at OSU Are Now Available http://phi.sh/b/5e3335a6 http://phi.sh/b/5e3335a6 <p style="line-height:1.38">Last May, Oregon State University hosted the first-ever scholarly conference devoted to Phish&rsquo;s music, fans, and culture. The three-day event showcased research from over fifty presenters, representing numerous academic disciplines ranging from sociology to philosophy to musicology. Recordings of conference presentations are now available via a<a href="http://blogs.oregonstate.edu/phish2019/program/" style="text-decoration:none"> free online archive</a>.</p> <p style="line-height:1.38"><figure><img alt="&copy; 2019 Jamie Lee Meyer" src="http://smedia.pnet-static.com/img/phishstudiesposter.png" /><figcaption>&copy; 2019 Jamie Lee Meyer</figcaption></figure></p> Thu, 30 Jan 2020 14:59:34 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@phishnet) Blog Mockingbird At Garcia Peoples' Friday Jan. 31 Gig http://phi.sh/b/5e3066b9 http://phi.sh/b/5e3066b9 <p><a href="http://www.mbird.org">The Mockingbird Foundation</a> (whose volunteers operate this site) will have a table on Friday night, January 31, 2020, at <a href="https://www.greatscottboston.com/">Great Scott</a> in Allston, MA, where <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBkAhu87Qho">Garcia Peoples</a> will perform (after an opening set by <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P1Ze4UeVOic">Owsley&#39;s Owls</a>). Tickets for the gig are available <a href="https://www.axs.com/events/386409/garcia-peoples-tickets?skin=greatscott">here</a>. Please stop by and say &quot;hi&quot; and consider making a donation to the cause of music education for children and young adults.</p> <p><figure><img alt="&copy; 2020 Garcia Peoples (used with permission)" src="http://smedia.pnet-static.com/img/2020-01-31 Great Scott Garcia Peoples gig.jpg" /><figcaption>&copy; 2020 Garcia Peoples (used with permission)</figcaption></figure></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2020 11:52:09 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@phishnet) Blog Mystery Jam Monday Part 401 http://phi.sh/b/5e2e7df3 http://phi.sh/b/5e2e7df3 <p>Welcome to the 401st edition of Phish.Net&#39;s Mystery Jam Monday, the final and easiest of January. The winner will receive an<strong> </strong>MP3 download code courtesy of our friends at <a href="http://livephish.com/">LivePhish.com</a> / <a href="http://nugs.net/">Nugs.Net</a>. To win, be the first person to identify the song and date of the mystery clip, selected by MJM Hall of Famer <a href="http://phish.net/user/schvice">@schvice</a>. Each person gets <strong>one</strong> guess to start &ndash; if no one answers correctly in the first 24 hours, I&#39;ll post a hint. After the hint, everyone gets one more guess before Wednesday at <strong>10 <small>AM</small> PT / 1 <small>PM</small> ET</strong>. Good luck<a href="https://phish.in/1988-01-27/ac-dc-bag-possum">!</a></p> <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/750132412%3Fsecret_token%3Ds-QJHdM&amp;color=%23ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=true&amp;show_comments=false&amp;show_user=false&amp;show_reposts=false&amp;show_teaser=false" width="100%"></iframe></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@ucpete) Blog Summer Tour 2020 Announced http://phish.net/news/1579823570 http://phish.net/news/1579823570 <p>PHISH will perform <a href="https://phish.com/news/summer-tour-2020-announced/">a 27-date summer tour, beginning with two dates in Eugene</a>, Oregon (July 14-15), and then three <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Gorge_Amphitheatre">Gorge </a>shows (July 17-18-19), to the great relief of northwestern fans starving for local&nbsp;shows. The tour then proceeds through Lake Tahoe (July 21-22), LA (Inglewood&#39;s Forum (July 24)), and San Francisco (two Chase Center shows (July 25-26)), before swinging through the South (with stops in Arkansas, Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee (July 29 - Aug. 5)) and midwest (three Deer Creek dates (Aug. 7-8-9)) and then&nbsp;--surprise--&nbsp;the east coast (two Hershey (Aug. 11-12) and three AC&nbsp;shows (Aug. 14-15-16)), before concluding with three Dick&#39;s shows (Sep. 4-5-6). The <a href="https://phish.shop.ticketstoday.com/LandingPage.aspx">Phish Tickets By Mail ticket request presale period has begun for all shows</a>, and closes Monday Feb. 3, 2020, at noon e.t.</p> Thu, 23 Jan 2020 18:52:50 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Icculus) News SYNCHRONICITY http://phi.sh/b/5e23550a http://phi.sh/b/5e23550a <p><em>[We would like to thank Kylie, user <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?q=https://phish.net/user/kyphi&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1579250853390000&amp;usg=AFQjCNGeH1J3wZaRzg1GHg1Vq-YG_amd8w" href="https://phish.net/user/kyphi" target="_blank">@kyphi</a>, for this guest blog post. Kylie has a photojournalism project on Instagram (<a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?q=https://instagram.com/thehumansofphish&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1579250853390000&amp;usg=AFQjCNFbRCjXZzfKkpqjduLI2_J-Q2j9lg" href="https://instagram.com/thehumansofphish" target="_blank">The Humans of Phish</a>) that you may wish to check out. -Ed.]</em></p> <p>Synchronicity is when no observable cause connects two events, yet a meaning exists between them. In other words, these are your cases of real-life magic. They&rsquo;re the moments that likely won&rsquo;t rearrange the course of your life, but remind you that the cosmos are capable of playing little tricks to help you remember the mundane, in fact, does not always have to be so mundane.</p> <p><figure><img alt="&copy; 2017 AZN Media (Andrea Nusinov) (2017-07-22 MSG)" src="http://smedia.pnet-static.com/img/AZN BD July 22 2017.jpg" /><figcaption>&copy; 2017 AZN Media (Andrea Nusinov) (2017-07-22 MSG)</figcaption></figure></p> Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:58:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@phishnet) Blog Mystery Jam Monday Part 400! http://phi.sh/b/5e1c2079 http://phi.sh/b/5e1c2079 <p><a href="http://mbird.org">The Mockingbird Foundation</a> and our friends at <a href="https://www.osirispod.com/">Osiris</a> present Mystery Jam Monday Part 400! For this momentous occassion - the 400th regular edition of the Mystery Jam Monday series, and the first puzzle of the decade - we&#39;ve got the puzzles and prizes to match. Let&#39;s get down to the nitty gritty:</p> <p><strong>The Contest</strong><br /> 1. be the first (or second, or third) person to <strong>email</strong> the correct songs and dates of the <strong>four</strong> mystery jams below to <a href="mailto:mjm@phish.net?subject=MJM400%20submission&amp;body=1.%20%0A2.%20%0A3.%20%0A4.%20">this email address</a><br /> 2. each jam is connected to the next by a theme; you don&#39;t need to identify the themes to win, and the themes only connect consecutive jams (not all four)<br /> 3. every 72 hours or so, I&#39;ll provide another hint until it&#39;s been solved - <strong>THERE IS NO NEED FOR ANYONE ELSE TO PROVIDE HINTS, PLEASE</strong> (that means you, <em>writes one of the answers on the blog</em> bro)<br /> 4. <strong>EVERYONE</strong>, including MJM Hall of Famers, is welcome to participate in this MJM contest</p> <p><strong>The Prizes</strong><br /> 1. first place will have first choice of one of the three prizes; second place will have second choice, and third place will win the remaining prize<br /> 2. the three prize options are:<br /> a. one brand new copy of the limited edition <em>Billy Breathes </em>vinyl (<a href="https://recordstoreday.com/SpecialRelease/10054">RSD release 2018</a>), courtesy of your host and the Mockingbird Foundation, autographed by Phish lyricist Tom Marshall (thanks <a href="http://osirispod.com">Osiris</a>!)<br /> b. two screen printed posters (both the <a href="https://www.expressobeans.com/public/detail.php/231830">blue/red</a> and the <a href="https://www.expressobeans.com/public/detail.php/231831">orange/blue</a>) by Drew Millward for the 2016 New Year&#39;s Eve run at Madison Square Garden, courtesy of fellow MJM Hall of Famer, <a href="http://phish.net/user/wforwumbo">@wforwumbo</a>, and the Mockingbird Foundation<br /> c. one <a href="http://orisispod.com">Osiris</a> <a href="https://i.imgur.com/od7dcDE.jpg">limited edition poster</a> autographed by its cofounders, Tom Marshall and RJ Bee, courtesy of our friends at <a href="http://osirispod.com">Osiris</a><br /> 3. all three winners will receive a LivePhish MP3 download code as well, courtesy of our friends at <a href="http://nugs.net">Nugs.net</a> / <a href="http://livephish.com">LivePhish.com</a></p> Mon, 13 Jan 2020 13:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@ucpete) Blog Kaczorowski Auction for Mockingbird http://phish.net/news/1578183623 http://phish.net/news/1578183623 <p>We&#39;re bumping this news, because you may have missed it over the holidays: Less than five days left in an auction, benefitting the <a href="http://www.mbird.org">Mockingbird Foundation</a>, of three gorgeous prints graciously donated by Jason Kaczorowski - one of Fishman during the Festival 8 &quot;musical costume&quot;, and two of Page at UIC 8/15/11.</p> <p><iframe allow="encrypted-media" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="793" scrolling="no" src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FJasonKaczorowski%2Fposts%2F10218686947818605&amp;width=500" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" width="500"></iframe></p> Fri, 03 Jan 2020 19:20:23 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Lemuria) News MSG4 NYE Recap: The Curse of Zamfir http://phi.sh/b/5e0d04bb http://phi.sh/b/5e0d04bb <p><em>[We would like to thank Cotter, the youngest fan ever to recap a show for this blog, for recapping last night&#39;s NYE show. (<a href="https://phish.net/blog/1561422402/mpp2-recap-crosseyed-and-not-so-painless.html">Note that he also recapped MPP2 in June 2019 for us</a>.) Happy New Year&#39;s everyone! -Ed.]</em></p> <p>Last night was the single most memorable night of my life. The tangible excitement surrounding the holy grail of all Phish shows was contagious as it spread from me, to my mom, my dad, and even my twelve-year-old brother, who&rsquo;s first show was a <em>three set show!</em></p> <p><figure><img alt="&copy; 2019 Phish (Jake Silco)" src="http://smedia.pnet-static.com/img/2019-12-31 gag stage shot (Jake Silco).jpg" /><figcaption>&copy; 2019 Phish (Jake Silco)</figcaption></figure></p> Wed, 01 Jan 2020 16:47:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@phishnet) Blog MSG 3 Recap - WOW http://phi.sh/b/5e0b9c76 http://phi.sh/b/5e0b9c76 <p><em>[Phish.net would like to thank <a href="http://www.jeremywillinger.com">Jeremy Willinger</a> for recapping last night&#39;s show -ed]</em></p> <p>I bought a brand new mini-notebook yesterday afternoon to record my impressions while jamming at MSG. At around 11:30PM last night I crammed a wrinkled, bent, stained, stack of paper that resembled a notebook back into my pocket. On the pages were various scribbles, time stamps, and ruminations that started off very legible and devolved into an alphabet soup of observances and compliments around the beginning of the second set, for some cold, cold, cold reason...</p> <p style="line-height:1.38"> </p> <p>Let&rsquo;s just get the overall review out of the way: This show was absolutely epic! It is a must listen - especially the second set - but the first set has gems, pleasers, and stunning musicianship all its own. Truly, 12/30/19 will be talked about in the pantheon of shows for the ages and reinforces why Phans will do whatever we can, and endure or inure any and all unforeseen circumstances to see this foursome again and again. Now, onto the show.</p> <p><figure><img alt="Photo &copy; Phish 2019 - Rene Huemer" src="https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ENFE8wvUwAMNdJR.jpg" /><figcaption>Photo &copy; Phish 2019 - Rene Huemer</figcaption></figure></p> Tue, 31 Dec 2019 14:07:34 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@phishnet) Blog Phish Fans Fund in NYC, Again! http://phish.net/news/1577592788 http://phish.net/news/1577592788 <p><img align="right" alt="Image" border="0" src="http://mbird.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/The-Mockingbird-Foundation.png" width="40%" />The all-volunteer, fan-run <a href="http://www.mbird.org">Mockingbird Foundation</a> is once again celebrating Phish tour by making unsolicited Tour Grants supporting a music program near each of the venues at which the band will perform. This special series of Tour Grants includes separate, unsolicited $1000 grants to four different programs in and around New York City, where Phish began its annual four-show New Year&#39;s Eve run on December 28.</p> <p><strong>In honor of Phish&#39;s upcoming show at Madison Square Garden, December <a href="http://phi.sh/191231">31st</a>, The Mockingbird Foundation is sending a check for $1000 to support music education through the <a href="http://www.cityschoolofthearts.org/create">City School of the Arts Music Program</a> in New York, NY. City School of the Arts partners with under-resourced schools to provide music as a core subject for all children, and utilizes music education as a catalyst to improve academic achievement, motivation for school, and self-confidence.</strong></p> <p>This is Mockingbird&#39;s 47th grant in New York and 425th&nbsp;grant overall. The Foundation has now disbursed $172,500 in <a href="http://mbird.org/tag/tour-grants">Tour Grants</a>, 12% of its more than $1.4M in grants covering&nbsp;<a href="http://mbird.org/grants/recipients/">all 50 states</a>. Watch for news posts here at Phish.net&nbsp;or press releases on mbird.org for news about other grants. And please consider making a <a href="http://mbird.org/donations">contribution</a>, to help us give back to the communities we&#39;ve touched.</p> Tue, 31 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Lemuria) News Phish Fans Fund More NYC Music http://phish.net/news/1577592673 http://phish.net/news/1577592673 <p><img align="right" alt="Image" border="0" src="http://mbird.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/The-Mockingbird-Foundation.png" width="40%" />The all-volunteer, fan-run <a href="http://www.mbird.org">Mockingbird Foundation</a> is once again celebrating Phish tour by making unsolicited Tour Grants supporting a music program near each of the venues at which the band will perform. This special series of Tour Grants includes separate, unsolicited $1000 grants to four different programs in and around New York City, where Phish began its&nbsp;annual four-show New Year&#39;s Eve run on December 28.</p> <p><strong>In honor of Phish&#39;s upcoming show at Madison Square Garden, December <a href="http://phi.sh/191230">30th</a>, The Mockingbird Foundation is sending a check for $1000 to support music education through the <a href="http://harmonyprogram.org">Harmony Program</a> in New York, NY. This is a nonprofit organization that brings intensive after-school music programs to communities with limited access to instrumental music education.</strong></p> <p>This is Mockingbird&#39;s 46th grant in New York and 424th&nbsp;grant overall. The Foundation has now disbursed $171,500 in <a href="http://mbird.org/tag/tour-grants">Tour Grants</a>, 11% of its more than $1.4M in grants covering&nbsp;<a href="http://mbird.org/grants/recipients/">all 50 states</a>. Watch for news posts here at Phish.net, or the evolving <a href="http://mbird.org/2019/12/winter-tour-grants-announced/">press release</a> at mbird.org, for news on other &quot;miracle&quot; tour grants this run. And please consider making a <a href="http://mbird.org/donations">contribution</a>, to help us give back to the communities we&#39;ve touched.</p> <p>(By the way, we&#39;ve often invited venues to match Tour Grants, but have yet to be&nbsp;successful at that. So, if you have a contact at MSG corporate,&nbsp;please talk up Mockingbird and/or these grantees, and/or send target contact info to ellis@mbird.org.)</p> Mon, 30 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Lemuria) News Phish Fans Fund Great Neck Music http://phish.net/news/1577592488 http://phish.net/news/1577592488 <p><img align="right" alt="Image" border="0" src="http://mbird.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/The-Mockingbird-Foundation.png" width="40%" />The all-volunteer, fan-run <a href="http://www.mbird.org">Mockingbird Foundation</a> is once again celebrating Phish tour by making unsolicited Tour Grants supporting a music program near each of the venues at which the band will perform. This special series of Tour Grants includes separate, unsolicited $1000 grants to four different programs in and around New York City, where Phish began its annual four-show New Year&#39;s Eve run on December 28.</p> <p><strong>In honor of Phish&#39;s upcoming show at Madison Square Garden, December <a href="http://phi.sh/191229">29th</a>, The Mockingbird Foundation is sending a check for $1000 to support music education through the <a href="http://greatnecksouth.weebly.com/performing-arts.html">William A. Shine - Great Neck South High School Performing Arts Department</a> in Great Neck, NY. This high school on Long Island, bordering Queens, has an <a href="https://greatnecksouthhighmusic.weebly.com/">outstanding performing arts department</a>.</strong></p> <p>This is Mockingbird&#39;s 45th grant in New York and 423rd&nbsp;grant overall. The Foundation has now disbursed $170,500 in <a href="http://mbird.org/tag/tour-grants">Tour Grants</a>, 11% of its more than $1.4M in grants covering&nbsp;<a href="http://mbird.org/grants/recipients/">all 50 states</a>. Watch for news posts here at Phish.net, or the evolving <a href="http://mbird.org/2019/12/winter-tour-grants-announced/">press release</a> at mbird.org, for news on other &quot;miracle&quot; tour grants this run. And please consider making a <a href="http://mbird.org/donations">contribution</a>, to help us give back to the communities we&#39;ve touched.</p> <p>(By the way, we&#39;ve often invited venues to match Tour Grants, but have yet to be&nbsp;successful at that. So, if you have a contact at MSG corporate,&nbsp;please talk up Mockingbird and/or these grantees, and/or send target contact info to ellis@mbird.org.)</p> Sun, 29 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT donotreply@phish.net (@Lemuria) News