Phish has returned to YouTube with a special Thanksgiving treat–footage from the Clifford Ball from 1996. The P-fish ventured to Plattsburgh Air Force Base in August of 1996 for their first festival—The Clifford Ball.
The festival passed their 25th anniversary this summer and Phish is sharing two three-set evenings from festival this Thanksgiving weekend. The first stream is from August 16, 1996.
SET 1: Chalk Dust Torture, Bathtub Gin, Ya Mar, AC/DC Bag > Esther > Divided Sky, Halley’s Comet > David Bowie
SET 2: Split Open and Melt, Sparkle > Free, The Squirming Coil, Waste, Talk, Train Song, Strange Design, Hello My Baby, Mike’s Song -> Simple -> Contact > Weekapaug Groove
SET 3: Makisupa Policeman > Also Sprach Zarathustra > Down with Disease -> NICU, Life on Mars? > Harry Hood -> Jam
ENCORE: Amazing Grace
Thanks to Phish for the stream!
Jam DeetsJam Date: August 16, 1996
Venue: The Clifford Ball
Songs: AC/DC Bag, Also Sprach Zarathustra, Amazing Grace, Bathtub Gin, Chalk Dust Torture, Contact, David Bowie, Divided Sky, Down with Disease, Esther, Free, Halley's Comet, Harry Hood, Hello My Baby, Life on Mars, Makisupa Policeman, Mike's Song, NICU, Simple, Sparkle, Split Open and Melt, Strange Design, Talk, The Squirming Coil, Train Song, Waste, Weekapaug Groove, Ya Mar
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