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Published: 2011/06/06

Phish Hasn’t Forgotten About "Reba," "Fee" and "Taste"

Phish - 6/4/11 "Possum" from Phish on Vimeo.

Here’s “Possum” from Saturday’s show

Phish returned to Cincinnati, OH’s Riverbend Music Center for the first time in almost eleven years last night. The group’s first set featured the tour debuts of several fan favorites, including “Mound,” “Taste” “Reba” and “Fee.” Like all the versions of “Fee” since late last summer, Trey Anastasio sang the song’s verses through a megaphone.

The group’s second set featured two extended segues. The first moved from “Carini” into “Tweezer” and Free” while the second segued from Talking Heads’ “Crosseyed and Painless” into “Light,” Steve Wonder’s “Boogie On Reggae Woman” and “Julius.” A 20-plus minute take on “You Enjoy Myself” closed the set.

Phish will perform at Mansfield, MA’s Great Woods tomorrow.

Here’s a look at last night’s setlist via Phish.net

Sunday, 6/05/2011, Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, OH

Set 1: AC/DC Bag, Punch You In the Eye, Bathtub Gin, Taste, Lawn Boy, Mound, Gotta Jibboo, Reba1, Fee2 > Backwards Down the Number Line

Set 2: Carini -> Tweezer > Free, Crosseyed and Painless > Light > Boogie On Reggae Woman > Julius, You Enjoy Myself

Encore: Loving Cup, Tweezer Reprise

[1] No whistling.
[2] Trey sang verses through megaphone.

Notes: Reba did not contain the whistling ending. Trey sang the verses of Fee through a megaphone.

Comments

There are 5 comments associated with this post

fletch June 6, 2011, 06:26:18

I love Phish. I wish they had new songs that were cool.

jp June 6, 2011, 06:53:02

They do. It’s called steam and it was crazy good at blossom.

Mike June 6, 2011, 08:00:46

Riverbend was fire. Was my first Phish experience, but it turned me to a believer. Always did a bit of listening — but definitely seeing the show turned me over to a phan. Plan to catch em again.

kyle June 6, 2011, 11:22:26

They have plenty of new songs. They are on tour and will bust them out at some point. If you dont know the new songs here is a list so you can catch up
My problem right there
steam
summer of 89
birdwatcher
burn that bridge
show of life (which isnt that new but still..)
plus all the new covers and many more I cant think of now
Give the boys a chance it is a long tour and they will bust out these new ones for us.

Karate donkey June 6, 2011, 12:28:44

He said new songs that were cool, not crap.

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