The Phish Book

Author: Richard Gehr
Publisher: Villard Books
ISBN: 9780375752544
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The first authorized biography of the rock group Phish chronicles the band's grass-roots rise to fame through hundreds of original concert and personal photographs and extensive interviews with the members

The Phish Companion

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Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780879306311
Format: PDF
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Provides song histories, set lists, show reviews and statistics, and biographies of the band members.

Phish

Author: Parke Puterbaugh
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 0306819201
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes observations capture the heart and soul of this popular band through an overview of its history, collaborative efforts, successes and failures, and the impact drugs had in bringing it all to an end.

Run Like an Antelope

Author: Sean Gibbon
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1466852240
Format: PDF, Kindle
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One journalist's wild summer on the road with the world's most popular cult rock band, Phish. Despite their enormous success and their status as America's biggest cult rock and roll band, Phish remains an enigma. Each of their albums has sold more than 500,000 copies, and their concerts sell out instantly, but the band makes a virtue of ignoring the mainstream, and the fans rather prefer it that way. In Run Like an Antelope: On the Road with Phish, Sean Gibbon deftly and hilariously chronicles this unique musical subculture. Inspired by the offbeat road stories of Hunter S. Thompson and Bill Bryson, among others, Gibbon resolved to follow Phish and their kite's tail of hundreds of thousands of followers on their 1999 summer tour. What he discovered is a new kind of American tribe: a mixture of aging, resigned Deadheads, wealthy college kids, and dedicated Phishheads, all bound together by their belief in the band, passion for the music, and energetic spirit, which transform Phish into an experience. His ensuing adventures among the Phish fans constitute a memorable, insightful, uproarious odyssey into this new frontier of American pop tribalism. Whether he's being kidnapped by a group of ebullient Georgia Tech coeds, or being serenaded by devoted fans on the institution of Phish, Gibbon navigates the wild, fascinating Phish experience with verve and a keen eye, brilliantly communicating both the enormous energy of the band's music and the distinct character of their fans.

You Don t Know Me But You Don t Like Me

Author: Nathan Rabin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451626886
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A writer's journey with the fan bases of Phish and Insane Clown Posse describes his unexpected discovery of how both groups have tapped the human need for community, a finding that coincided with his diagnosis of bipolar disorder.

100 Things Phish Fans Should Know Do Before They Die

Author: Jason Gershuny
Publisher: Triumph Books
ISBN: 1641250194
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Few music groups have been able to sustain a fan base as passionate and dedicated as that of Phish, and this entertaining guide rewards those fans with everything they need to know about the band in a one-of-a-kind format. Packed with history, trivia, lists, little-known facts, and must-do adventures that every Phish fan should undertake, it ranks each item from one to 100, providing an indispensable, engaging road map for devotees old and new.

The Phishing Manual

Author: Dean Budnick
Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 9780786882038
Format: PDF, Docs
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Brings together a lively account of Phish's compositions and performances, reviews of legendary Phish shows, extensive concert tape recommendations, photographs, and a variety of set lists, into a comprehensive, one-stop study of the popular band. Original.

Phish s A Live One

Author: Walter Holland
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1628929405
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Twenty years after its release, Phish's double-CD collection A Live One has something rare and precious going for it: it still doesn't sound like anybody else. Oversized, perverse, requiring an unusual amount of listener background knowledge? Yes to all. Yet the collective improvisations it captures, unprecedentedly coherent yet freewheeling and open-ended, are unique in rock 'n' roll. This book considers the music and moment of Phish's ecstatically inventive 1995 live document, a mix of weirdo acid-psych, ambient moonscapes, vaudevillian Americana, and riotous arena-rock energy, all filtered through bandleader Trey Anastasio's screwball compositional sensibility and the band's idiosyncratic approach to spontaneous group creativity. It places Phish and their fandom in historical and cultural context, and picks apart the mechanics of their extended group jams. And it examines the mystery of how a quartet of nice boys from Burlington, VT could have been, all at once, one of America's biggest touring acts and one of its best-kept secrets.

Phanfood

Author: Taraleigh Weathers
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 143843670X
Format: PDF, ePub
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.A cookbook for—and by—fans of the rock band Phish. Like the band they follow from city to city, Phish fans have their own history of creativity, which in turn follows them wherever they go—even into the kitchen. Edited by Taraleigh Weathers and Pete Mason, PhanFood brings together many of the recipes that Phish fans have made and shared over the years. Included are appetizers, salads, soups, sandwiches, entrées, desserts, drinks (with and without alcohol), and a variety of other concoctions that Phish fans enjoy while they are in the lots, at the site, or just sitting at home waiting for the next tour to be announced. PhanFood is also a wholly nonprofit endeavor, with all net profits being donated to regional food banks and charities in the cities where Phish plays. A cookbook by Phish fans and for Phish fans (as well as anyone else who likes good, healthy food), PhanFood aims to benefit the Phish community and to give back to the communities Phish fans visit as they follow the band to the next great show!

Go Phish

Author: Dave Thompson
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1250094976
Format: PDF, Kindle
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On Halloween night 1983, at an ROTC dance on a college campus deep in the heart of Vermont, the band subsequently known as Phish played their very first gig. It was a total disaster. But it was the beginning of an era. Here's the whole story.