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Helping Friendly Podcast/Osiris Media


    • Oct 12, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
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    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Eleven (10/27/1994)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 54:04

    In our eleventh episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we chat about the great 10/27/1994 show from Charlottesville, VA. Featuring a classic setlist, some jamming hints and a ton of energy leading into the band's first cover Halloween show, it's a great show to check out as we get set for Phish's 2021 Fall Tour.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Ten (Fall 2018)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 48:18

    In our tenth episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we chat about Fall 2018, running through the shows and our highlights from a really strong tour. In addition, we breakdown the final week of TAB tour & discuss our thoughts on the really inspiring tour Trey led.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Nine (TAB Tour)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2021 47:20

    In our ninth episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we chat about the 2021 TAB tour, highlighting the unique sounds Trey has brought to this tour, the differences between 2021 TAB and past years, say a word of love for Tony Markellis, praise Dezron Douglas, and discuss the immediate shift in jamming following the positive COVID-19 Test results for Jen Hartswick. It's a unique episode, a blend of awe and sadness and wonder at the world we're currently living in.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Seven (Flow)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 38:17

    In our eighth episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we step back to discuss Phish's September 17, 2000 performance from Merriweather Post Pavilion. We chat about the themes of the tour + examine any comparisons between Fall 2000 and Summer 2021.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Seven (Dick's Live Event)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 47:06


    In our sevent episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we are so happy to share the recording of our Live Event from the Dick's Lot. We were joined by Ryan Chiachiere of Trey's Guitar Rig, Benjy Eisen, and Scott Marks to discuss Phish's Summer 2021 Tour. In addition, we heard from The Dude of Life & Andy Greenberg's new project, Space Armadillo. It's a fun & lively hour of chatter. Thanks so much to everyone who joined us!Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Six (8/31-9/5)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 105:59

    In our sixth episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we look back on the Shoreline and Dick's runs and discuss the last week of Phish Summer 2021 in full. In addition, we pick our Jam of The Week.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Five (8/27-29)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2021 50:05

    In our fifth episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we look back on the August 27-29 three show run at The Gorge. We break down the run in full & pick our Jam of The Weekend.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Four (Between Tour)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 39:14

    In our fourth episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we take a wide-angle look at the first leg of the Summer 2021 Tour, discussing the major themes & chat about how our perspective has changed since the band briefly closed shop in AC. We also spend some time discussing the upcoming West Coast Run & our thoughts on what might be in store. Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Genuine Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Three (8/10-8/15)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2021 58:47

    In our third episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we dive into the Hershey-Atlantic City run of tour, and try to identify the best jams and moments of the tour thus far, with an embarrassment of riches to choose from. Then we hear from Jonathan and Ryan Siebert, a taper who's on tour, to help us follow and break down the shows thus far.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Geniune Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week Two (8/3-8/8)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2021 33:28

    In our second episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we dive into the Nashville-Deer Creek run of tour, and try to identify the best jams and moments of the tour thus far, with an embarrassment of riches to choose from. Then we hear from Jonathan and Ryan Siebert, a taper who's on tour, to help us follow and break down the shows thus far.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Geniune Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HFPod On Tour Recaps - Week One (7/28-8/1)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2021 31:41

    In our first episode of HFPod on Tour, presented by Shift Genuine Cannabis, we dive into the first four shows in the tour, and try to identify the best jams and moments of the tour thus far, with an embarrassment of riches to choose from. Then we hear from Jonathan and Ryan Siebert, a taper who's on tour, to help us follow and break down the shows thus far. And listen for a very special contest announcement from Shift and Osiris! Get your costumes ready and try your luck.Tune into our live video show recaps every day after a show at 1pm ET.Visit OsirisPod.com/LivePhish to hear our Jam Of The Week selections!HFPod on Tour is hosted and produced by Jonathan Hart, Brian Brinkman and RJ Bee. Produced by Matt Dwyer, David Goldstein and Brad TenBrook. Brought to you by Osiris Media and Shift Geniune Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    HF Pod On Tour!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2021 1:08

    Phish tour is back, and so is the Helping Friendly Podcast! HF Pod On Tour will feature live video Quick Hits at 1pm the day after every show—on Osiris Media's Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube channels.We'll also have podcast episodes every Tuesday with a rundown of the tour thus far. Featuring great conversation, fans who were at the shows, and lots of laughs and music. Subscribe to the Helping Friendly Podcast wherever you get your podcasts.We'll also be doing a very special event around Dick's, and an amazing contest that will be announced soon. HF Pod On Tour is presented by Shift Cannabis. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Cluster Flies from JamBase

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2021 60:08

    We have a special episode for you today, looking in depth at JamBase's Cluster Flies, the covers compilation reimagining Phish’s album Farmhouse. The limited-edition 3LP release was mastered by engineer Joe Lambert and features custom artwork and a poster created by longtime Phish collaborator Jim Pollock. You can pre-order the LP and Pollock poster here through Monday, May 3, or pre-order the digital version, which will be released on Friday, April 30.This episode includes an interview with JamBase CEO Dave Onigman, conducted by Dave and Brian from the Undermine team. We also have a song recommendation from Cluster Flies from each member of the Undermine team. We hope you enjoy this amazing compilation.These Phish covers were recorded by Umphrey’s McGee’s Brendan Bayliss, Club d’Elf, Daniel Donato, Chris Forsyth, Neal Francis, Jennifer Hartswick, Amy Helm, Lindsay Lou, Reed Mathis, White Denim’s James Petralli, Strand Of Oaks, Sylvan Esso, William Tyler, Sadler Vaden, Vetiver, Ryley Walker, and a supergroup led by Tim Palmieri (which includes our very own Amar Sastry). See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Undermine Episode 1: The Origins

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 4, 2021 59:14


    Hey, HFPod listeners! We're proud to bring you the first episode of our new Phish podcast, Undermine. Check out the first episode here and subscribe on Apple, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. How did a band with no major label from a small city in Northern Vermont become one of the biggest bands in music within a decade? What were the origins of Phish and what laid the foundation for their cultural timeline and organic growth?In the first episode of Undermine, Phish lyricist Tom Marshall brings in the perspectives of fans and collaborators who saw their rise in Vermont and helped to create the scene that was critical as the band found their groove and structure in the early 80s. Undermine is sponsored by Upslope Brewing Company.Undermine is brought to you by Osiris Media. Executive Producers are Tom Marshall, RJ Bee, Brian Brinkman and Matt Dwyer. Produced and Edited by Brian Brinkman. Mixed and Mastered by Matt Dwyer. Co-hosted by David Goldstein, Jonathan Hart and Brad TenBrook. Production assistance and writing by Noah Eckstein. Production Assistance from Christina Collins and Dawn Jenkins. Original music by Amar Sastry. Show logo from Mark Dowd. Thank you to all of our interviewees. We’ll see you next week. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


    Episode 189: End Of Session

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2020 101:30


    This is the end! Not really. All four of us will be back in February for the premier of Undermine. We can't wait to bring you more great conversation in 2011.This week, RJ, Brad, Jonathan, and Matt get together one last time under the "HFPod" moniker to chat about the past seven-plus years of podcasting adventures. In an unedited recording, you will get to hear how Helping Friendly Podcast episodes begin, and end—as a conversation between friends.We would like to thank the guests who have given us their time over the years: Scott Reese, Steve Olker, Rob Mitchum, Wally Holland, Craig Hillwig, Lenny Stubbe, Scott Bernstein, Scotty B Scott Bernstein, Nathan Rabin, Justin Bolognino, Matt Burnham, Kate Phillips, Wade Wilby, Chop, Allie, Drew Hitz, David Steinberg, Josh Carver, Steve Judd, Jake Sherman, Felicia, Dave Calarco, Josh Korin, Dianna Hank, Ali (hi), Graig Adler, Patrick Brannan, Adam Menzo, Steven Hyden, Tyler Curtis, Jackson Richards, CJ Ferrell, The Vic, Andy Greenberg, Zac Cohen, George, Brian Brinkman, Dave Goldstein, Dawnee, Alan Paul, Macon Phillips, Scott Ferber from The Jauntee, Andy Keathley, Ari Fink, Todd Ahrens, Justin Bruce, all of our Quick Hit guests, Myke Menio, Tom Marshall, Adam Lioz from PHRE, Shaunea Robinson, Jen Bernstein, Shelly, Marco Walsh, Jefferson Waful, Holly Bowling, Chris Pandolfi, Joel Cummins, Katy Tur, Brando Rich, Kate, Modi and Jeremy of our spirit family, Jason Ronk, Mike Ferguson, Tom Wassell, Nick Sanborn, Jon Barber, Sadler Vaden, Ben Atkind. Special thank you to Patrick, our good buddy, who gave us some amazing early episodes and so many great memories — and has been a HUGE booster of our work from the beginning. We love you all.Finally, a special thanks to our wives who not only tolerate us but also encourage us to follow through on our crazy dreams. Rachel, Jen, Kylie, Amy — thank you. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


    Episode 188: Ben Atkind (Goose)

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2020 60:20

    Hello friends! As we near the finish line for the Helping Friendly Podcast and prepare to join with our friends to create Undermine, we spend this hour chatting with Ben Atkind of the band Goose. Ben is a relatively recent convert to Phish fandom thanks to his friends in Goose's inner-circle.We chat with Ben about Goose's rise to fame in the las 18 months, his impression of Phish as a trained musician, and his experience at his first show, 12/29/16.Join us next week for one final official episode of HFPod where we'll look back on the last seven years in the way only we can.Grady's Cold Brew isn't just for summer! Cold or hot, it's all delicious. Use promo code HFP20 for 20% off your first order.Harry's is a great holiday gift, and their razors are awesome. Go here to learn more. Visit SynLawn to learn about their terrific synthetic grass surfaces. They have a contest running until December 9th where you can win a 5x7' patch of synthetic lawn for your home! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 187: November 1995

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2020 92:10

    Welcome back! In another collaboration with our friends at Under the Scales and Beyond the Pond, we're turning our attention to November 1995. Jonathan, Matt, Brad and RJ each chose one jam that we thought captures the spirit of the month, and we talk the tour overall, some other special moments, why Jonathan is a parrothead, and more. Here is our November 1995 playlist. Here are the tunes Jonathan has been creating. Give them a listen. And check out the new episode of the Talkhouse Podcast with Leo Kottke and Mike Gordon. Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts. We appreciate you listening. And for some great stuff from our sponsors: Check out our newest sponsor, Grady's Cold Brew and try out their cold brew kit. Cold or hot, it's all delicious. Use promo code HFP20 for 20% off your first order.Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off your first order. Harry's is a great holiday gift, and their razors are awesome. Go here to learn more. Visit SynLawn to learn about their terrific synthetic grass surfaces. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 186: October 2000

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2020 95:39

    The Harder They Fall 2000! This month, we join our friends at Under The Scales and Beyond The Pond in looking back at the Fall 2000 tour and the end of Phish 1.0. Here on HFPod, we’ll focus on the last week of the tour, in October of 2000. Our friend Justin Bruce, who has been listening to every show since the start of 1999, fills us in on these shows and how they fit into the context of the new millennium. We discussed September of 2000 in episode 141. Check that out, too!Check out this amazing Hershey 2000 story! Have you checked out Jambase’s video portal yet? They have tens of thousands of videos from the artists you love, all searchable. It’s a great way to connect with live music while we’re all stuck inside. Check out our newest sponsor, Grady's Cold Brew and try out their cold brew kit. Perfect for summer sipping! Use promo code HFP20 for 20% off your first order. Visit SynLawn to learn about their amazing synthetic grass surfaces and enter the contest to win a free putting green! Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off your first order. We love their masks! Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Happy Birthday, Trey!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2020 56:39

    Happy Birthday, Trey! This week, we keep it simple by celebrating Trey Anastasio’s birthday and recognizing some of our all-time favorite “Trey Moments.” Join us for a listen back at four very tasty segments of Trey playing that have inspired us over the years. THE HARDER THEY FALL 2000: We will be back on October14th as we join forces with Under The Scales and Beyond The Pond to bring you a comprehensive look back at October 2000, AKA the end of Phish 1.0. Send us your memories on Twitter or at helpingfriendlypodcast@gmail.com. Have you checked out Jambase’s video portal yet? They have tens of thousands of videos from the artists you love, all searchable. It’s a great way to connect with live music while we’re all stuck inside. Check out our newest sponsor, Grady's Cold Brew and try out their cold brew kit. Perfect for summer sipping! Use promo code HFP20 for 20% off your first order. Visit SynLawn to learn about their amazing synthetic grass surfaces and enter the contest to win a free putting green! Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off your first order. We love their masks! Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 184: Best First Sets (Remixed)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2020 96:53

    This week, we’re revisiting an episode from early 2018 when our friend Ben joined us to discuss the best first sets Phish has played. We talked about what makes a great first set, how the amazing moments in first sets have evolved over time, and finish by talking about the state of the band just after the monumental year of 2017 came to a close. This episode has been remixed from the original recordings. Let us know if you’d like for us to go back and polish up any other classic HFPod episodes!THE HARDER THEY FALL 2000: In October, we’ll be joining forces with Under The Scales and Beyond The Pond to bring you a comprehensive look back at October 2000, AKA the end of Phish 1.0. Send us your memories on Twitter or at helpingfriendlypodcast@gmail.com. Have you checked out Jambase’s video portal yet? They have tens of thousands of videos from the artists you love, all searchable. It’s a great way to connect with live music while we’re all stuck inside. Check out our newest sponsor, Grady's Cold Brew and try out their cold brew kit. Perfect for summer sipping! Use promo code HFP20 for 20% off your first order.Visit SynLawn to learn about their amazing synthetic grass surfaces and enter the contest to win a free putting green!Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off your first order. We love their masks!Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 183: Summer 2010

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2020 91:44

    This week, we look back on the 10th anniversary of the Summer 2010 tour. Has it been overlooked? Was it better or worse than early 3.0 years? The gang debates this while sharing a few choice nuggets from the tour. Check out our newest sponsor, Grady's Cold Brew and try out their cold brew kit. Perfect for summer sipping! Use promo code HFP20 for 20% off your first order.Visit SynLawn to learn about their amazing synthetic grass surfaces and enter the contest to win a free putting green!Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off your first order. We love their masks!Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 182: Sadler Vaden

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2020 84:46

    Matt and Jonathan chatted with Sadler Vaden, guitarist for The 400 Unit and a solo artist in his own right. The guys talk with Sadler about his musical upbringing, playing with Jason Isbell, the East Nashville music scene, and of course, Phish.Check out Sadler's new album ANYBODY OUT THERE? as well as his live albums on Bandcamp.Check out our newest sponsor, Grady's Cold Brew and try out their cold brew kit. Perfect for summer sipping! Use promo code HFP20 for 20% off your first order.Visit SynLawn to learn about their amazing synthetic grass surfaces and enter the contest to win a free putting green!Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off your first order. We love their masks!Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 181: Lonely Trip

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2020 47:28

    We are back to discuss the new Trey Anastasio album, Lonely Trip. This 15-song quarantine album provided us with a ton of great new music, and a lot to dig into and discuss. Brad and RJ talk about the music and lyrics, the influences, and tell some stories along the way. Oh, and there's music. We hope you enjoy.Check out our newest sponsor, SynLawn, and enter the contest to win a free putting green!Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off. We love their masks!Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 180: TAB 1.0

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2020 71:24

    This week, Matt and RJ go deep on “TAB 1.0,” looking at Trey’s band from 2001-2003. We go through tour by tour, play a lot of songs, and talk about what changed along the way. Shout out to Jamstreams, the best way to listen to shows from this era. Hope you enjoy—and don't forget to weigh in on Matt and RJ's haircut controversy.Check out our newest sponsor, SynLawn, and enter the contest to win a free putting green!Check out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off. We love their masks!And go to Harry's to check out a special offer for HF Pod listeners.Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 179: First Summer Shows

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2020 163:58

    This week, since we're all missing summer tour, we are re-sharing our 2017 episode where we discussed our first Summer Phish show. We hope this helps to get you through a summer without live Phish.OSIRIS SUMMER TOURCheck out the fine threads at Section 119 and use promo code HFPOD for 20% off. We love their masks! And go to Harry's to check out a special offer for HF Pod listeners.Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Festival Circuit: New Orleans!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2020 3:24

    We wanted to share the trailer of a brand new podcast from Osiris that premieres on Thursday, July 9. If you like what you hear, please subscribe via Apple, Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 178: Alpine Valley 8/1/98

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2020 68:10

    RJ, Matt, and Jonathan discuss 8/1/98 at Alpine Valley, which is the new release from LivePhish.We love our face masks from Section 119. Check out the masks and their other great Phish and Grateful Dead-inspired clothing lines at Section 119 and use the promo code HFPOD for 20% off.If you want to start shaving better today, click here to claim your special trial offer from Harry’s!Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Check them out and save money on your wireless bill!Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts! We'll see you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Perspective from a Phish Fan of Color

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2020 134:26

    Osiris stands in solidarity with those who are protesting police violence and racial injustice. Black lives matter. We encourage our listeners to donate to organizations working toward change, including Color of Change, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, Campaign Zero, Black Lives Matter, National Bail Fund Network. This episode is a rebroadcast of a conversation we brought to you first in 2017 with Phish fans Shaunea Robinson, and Adam Lioz, who wrote a blog post about the whiteness of the Phish scene for Headcount and later went on to start Phans for Racial Equity. We talk about Adam and Shaunea’s Phish journeys, the post Adam wrote, the feedback from the piece, and hear about Shaunea’s experience at Phish shows. And then we play some music that they both chose. We hope you enjoy the episode. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 176: New Mexico 1993

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2020 51:20

    This week, RJ and Matt discuss the latest archival release from LivePhish: 3/8/93 from Santa Fe, NM. Check out the release at LivePhish. Our friends at Section 119 invite you to check out their Phish and Grateful Dead-inspired merchandise. We all wear their masks and have received compliments in public from other phans! Enter the code HFPOD at checkout for 20% off. Join us in watching Ekoostik Hookah's "In The Cloud" virtual Hookahville this weekend, May 29-30 on Nugs.tv See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 175: Basis For A Podcast

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2020 79:32

    This week we are joined by special guest Jon "The Barber" from The Disco Biscuits and the Touchdowns All Day podcast. Jon tells us about the early influence of Phish on The Disco Biscuits and some of his own experiences seeing Phish, including at Arrowhead Ranch! We also listen to both Phish and Disco Biscuits jams and Jon helps us break down what the bands are doing in the moment.Also check out....New podcast, Eric Krasno Plus One. Please subscribe!If you want to start shaving better today, click here to claim your special trial offer from Harry’s!Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Check them out and save money on your wireless bill!Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts!Stay safe and keep on rockin'! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 174: Back Tracking - Rift

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2020 80:53

    This week we’re continuing our Back Tracking series, and it’s time for the momentous Rift.Some things mentioned in the show:New podcast, Eric Krasno Plus One. Please subscribe!HF Pod Live videos, every Monday at 8:30pm ET.If you want to start shaving better today, click here to claim your special trial offer from Harry’s!Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Check them out and save money on your wireless bill!We mentioned our new daily news podcast, The Drop.We’re pleased to be supporting Sweet Relief.Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts!Hope everyone is doing well out there—see you next time! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 173: Hamburg 96

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 15, 2020 50:13

    We’re back with a look at a tour that is somewhat overlooked, but still deserves some attention, and a deep dive on one show, 7/23/96.Some things mentioned in the show:New podcast, Eric Krasno Plus One. Please subscribe! HF Pod Live videos, every Monday at 8:30pm ET.If you want to start shaving better today, click here to claim your special trial offer from Harry’s!Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Check them out and save money on your wireless bill!Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts!Hope everyone is doing well out there—see you next time! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 172: We Want You To Be Happy

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 1, 2020 119:11


    The gang is in isolation! Luckily, we can still share bad opinions with you while we're shuttered in our homes. This week, we share Phish jams that make us happy so that we can all share in a little Joy. In a break from our recent format, we'll share the full jams at the end of the episode so that you have a megamix of bliss in your ears!We're proud to partner with Dancesafe, a non-profit organization that provides adulterant screening services, as well as peer-based education, to help support people in making informed decisions about their health and safety.Is there is something that interferes with your happiness or is preventing you from achieving your goals? BetterHelp online counseling is there for you. Connect with your professional counselor in a safe and private online environment—and get 10% off your first month with discount code HFPOD.Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Check them out and save money on your wireless bill!Check out the new 27 Club podcast from Jake Brennan, the creator and host of Disgraceland.If you enjoy what we do, please give us a review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts. Thanks for listening. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


    Episode 171: Inside This Silent Scene

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 18, 2020 72:11


    On this special episode, we speak with a group of deaf and hard of hearing fans and interpreters about their experiences at Phish shows and their experiences with music in general. Special thanks to Joel Gershon, a lecturer at the Communications school of American University, who has done research on this topic and who set this up for us. We're proud to partner with Dancesafe, a non-profit organization that provides adulterant screening services, as well as peer-based education, to help support people in making informed decisions about their health and safety.Is there is something that interferes with your happiness or is preventing you from achieving your goals? BetterHelp online counseling is there for you. Connect with your professional counselor in a safe and private online environment—and get 10% off your first month with discount code HFPOD.Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Check them out and save money on your wireless bill!Check out the new 27 Club podcast from Jake Brennan, the creator and host of Disgraceland.If you enjoy what we do, please give us a review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts. Thanks for listening. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


    Episode 170: Mexico 2020

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 4, 2020 87:38


    Phish on the beach! RJ, Matt, and Jonathan break down this year's Riviera Maya run.Check out the new 27 Club podcast hosted by Jake Brennan, the creator and host of DISGRACELAND and iHeartRadio’s 2020 Best Music Podcast winner. 27 Club tells the stories of musical icons who all died at the age of 27, and season 1 is all about Jimi Hendrix.We're proud to partner with Dancesafe to raise awareness about this danger. Dancesafe is a non-profit organization that provides adulterant screening services, as well as peer-based education, to help support people in making informed decisions about their health and safety. Dancesafe prevents harm from consumption of mis-identified substances for thousands of people every year.Is there is something that interferes with your happiness or is preventing you from achieving your goals? BetterHelp online counseling is there for you. Connect with your professional counselor in a safe and private online environment – it’s so convenient.Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Check them out and save money on your wireless bill!If you enjoy what we do, please give us a review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts. Thanks for listening. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


    Episode 169: Back Tracking: A Picture Of Nectar

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 12, 2020 60:39

    Jonathan and Matt continue our "Back Tracking" series with Phish's major label debut, A Picture of Nectar.Going to Mexico? Look for RJ and Matt on the beach!Check out Freak Flag Flying and Politics Of Truth on the Osiris Podcast Network. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 168: Drew's Corner - 12.31.93

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 29, 2020 57:08

    This week, we begin a new recurring feature: Drew's Corner. Drew Hitz is a friend of the podcast and a professional musician who brings excellent insight into Phish as both a longtime phan as well as a master of music theory. He will join us occasionally to share deep insight into shows he has experienced over his 25+ year career seeing Phish.Drew is a board member of The Mockingbird Foundation. Please support Mockingbird and their crusade to bring music education to children from all walks of life.Check out Mint Mobile and save money on your monthly mobile phone bill!Have you listened to Freak Flag Flying yet? What are you waiting for? This series goes deep with the legendary David Crosby in conversation with his friend, Steve Silberman. All four episodes of their conversation are available now.Check out The 27 Club, a new podcast series from the creator of Disgraceland. Their first season explores the life of Jimi Hendrix, including stories you may have never heard before.And if you haven't heard the conversation with Goose from the Brooklyn Podcast Festival, you can check out Under the Scales. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 167: Big Cypress

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 15, 2020 91:30

    On this episode, we're giving Big Cypress its worthwhile attention. We run down 10 of the top moments from the festival, and talk about the evolution of the "Big Cypress sound." We highlight some truly tremendous moments, and hope you enjoy it. This show was inspired, of course, by After Midnight. We hope you've checked it out already. But if not, there's still time. Goose fans! Come next week for an interview and acoustic performance with Goose—January 23 in NYC. Hope to see you there. We mentioned a couple other new podcasts as well, including 36 from the Vault and Freak Flag Flying. Lastly, give us a review on Apple Podcasts if you haven't yet. See you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Quick Hit: MSG NYE Run 2019

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 1, 2020 76:34

    We're here to recap an absolutely excellent New Year's run from MSG. We run down each of the shows and share our highlights and perspective. Be sure to check out the trailer for Freak Flag Flying, a new podcast featuring David Crosby in conversation with Steve Silberman. Subscribe and share with your friends. Come see an interview and acoustic performance with Goose on January 23 in NYC. Hope to see you there. Check out Mint Mobile to get a wireless plan for just $15. Give us a review on Apple Podcasts if you haven't yet. See you soon. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 166: December 1995 Revisited

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 17, 2019 108:37

    This week we go back to the best of December 1995, because we all need to hear more of this month of Phish. This episode was originally released in December 2018. This is part two, and part one is here. Thanks again to our guests Drew and Chris.After Midnight—subscribe and listen, and leave us a review on Apple Podcasts!Ryley Walker, Chris Forsyth, Garcia Peoples—come see this show December 30!To check out Circle — and get $30 off a Circle Home Plus — click here and enter HFPOD at checkout. Circle is the best way to manage your family’s online time across ALL their connected devices — inside and outside your home.Feeling appreciative of HF Pod this holiday season? Give us a review on Apple Podcasts! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Quick Hit: Charleston!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 8, 2019 30:30

    Today we're bringing you a Quick Hit with listener Jed, who gives us his take on all of the Charleston shows.Please give us a review on Apple Podcasts or follow us on Spotify. We'll be back soon with another episode! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Quick Hit: Philadelphia and Pittsburgh

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 5, 2019 43:07

    Quick-ish hit? Matt and Jonathan swap stories about the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh shows from the Fall 2019 Tour.Go check out the Pittsburgh show on LivePhish.Listen to After Midnight: Phish At Big Cypress If you are not already and please tell your friends! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Quick Hit: Providence and Nassau

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2019 39:02

    Quick Hits are back. We talk Providence and Nassau with Jake Beckman. And music! Check out all the shows at LivePhish.Other things:After Midnight—subscribe and listen, and leave us a review on Apple Podcasts!Jam Just Happened—come hang with us on December 6! We'll share the full audio from the first Jam Just Happened on The Drop on December 9.Ryley Walker, Chris Forsyth, Garcia Peoples—come see this show December 30!Also, check out Mint Mobile for a special deal for listeners. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 165: November 2009

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 20, 2019 70:21

    We're going back to November 2009. It's been 10 years, and we're getting psyched for Fall Tour! We tackle the Detroit show on 11.18 through the Portland show on 11.29. Of course, you can listen to all of these shows on LivePhish.After Midnight—subscribe and listen!Jam Just Happened—come hang with us on December 6!Ryley Walker, Chris Forsyth, Garcia Peoples—come see this show December 30!Thanks to Circle for being a sponsor. Click here to get $30 off of a Circle Home Plus—don't forget to enter HFPOD at checkout.And give us a review on Apple Podcasts if you haven't yet. Thank you. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 164: Oysterhead

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 6, 2019 46:06

    This week we're talking about Oysterhead, past, present and future.After Midnight! Please subscribe to the series on Apple Podcasts, follow on Spotify, or find it wherever you get podcasts.You can listen to the Oysterhead on Spotify, and you can check out tour dates for 2020 here.And here's set 1 and set 2 of the 11.2.01 show on YouTube.We’re part of the Osiris podcast network. Osiris is creating a community that connects people like you with podcasts and live experiences about artists and topics you love. To stay up to date on what we’re up to, visit our site and sign up for our newsletter. Osiris works in partnership with JamBase, which connects music fans with the music they love and empowers them to go see live music. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 163: Back Tracking - Lawn Boy

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 23, 2019 57:38

    This week we're looking back at the classic Lawn Boy, another record that completely changed the course of Phish history. All of the tour dates for upcoming Phish and side projects can of course be found at Phish.com. And here is part one of Jesse Jarnow's feature on Ghosts of the Forest from Relix. Check out all four parts. We’re part of the Osiris podcast network. Osiris is creating a community that connects people like you with podcasts and live experiences about artists and topics you love. To stay up to date on what we’re up to, visit our site and sign up for our newsletter. Osiris works in partnership with JamBase, which connects music fans with the music they love and empowers them to go see live music. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 1...62: Dayton 11.30.95

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 9, 2019 58:39

    This week we're highlighting the new LivePhish release of 11.30.95, which was the topic of Episode 1 of this podcast!If you want to learn more about the new Osiris podcasts coming this Fall, please check out this release for more information.Thanks to Mint Mobile for sponsoring the show. Get a new wireless plan for as little as $15/month.Follow us on Spotify and give us a review on Apple Podcasts, if you haven't yet! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 161: Nick Sanborn

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 25, 2019 65:49

    This week, we talk with musician Nick Sanborn. You may know Nick from his band Sylvan Esso, or as the bassist for Megafaun, Nick has been a Phish fan since 1998 and tells us all about his current musical projects as well as his experience in the Phish world. Matt & Jonathan also recap the Vida Blue show that they saw last week at the 9:30 Club in Washington, DC. You can find the terrific Rosenau & Sanborn album, "Bluebird" at http://www.rosenausanborn.com/.Thanks for listening, and please give us a review on Apple Podcasts if you haven't yet! See you next time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 160: Dick's 2019

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 11, 2019 83:04

    Hello friends. We're back to talk about the most recent Dick's run. We cover 8.30, 8.31 and 9.1. We hope you enjoy the conversation.Check out SiriusXM and get 3 months for $1—get tons of great stations, including Phish Radio!Thank you to Mint Mobile. Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Every plan comes with unlimited nationwide talk and text. To get your new wireless plan starting at 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to MintMobile.com/HFPodThanks for listening, and please give us a review on Apple Podcasts if you haven't yet! See you next time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    New Osiris Podcast–Previously Unreleased Interview with Trey

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 30, 2019 43:51

    We hope you enjoyed the Fall Tour preview. We're bringing you a full episode of the new Osiris podcast, The Tapes Archive, with a never before heard interview with Trey from 1993.Please subscribe to The Tapes Archive on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Thanks for your support! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Episode 159: Fall Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 28, 2019 75:46

    As we gear up for Dicks, we look ahead to Fall Tour with a mix of jams from each city.Here's the tracklisting for the mix:1993-02-04 Providence Performing Arts Center - Stash2003-11-28 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - Waves1995-11-24 Civic Arena, Pittsburgh - Reba2010-10-16 North Charleston Arena, North Charleston, SC - Crosseyed & PainlessCheck out SiriusXM and get 3 months for $1—get tons of great stations, including Phish Radio!Thank you to Mint Mobile. Mint Mobile makes it easy to cut your wireless bill down to just 15 bucks a month. Every plan comes with unlimited nationwide talk and text. To get your new wireless plan starting at 15 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to MintMobile.com/HFPodThanks for listening, and please give us a review on Apple Podcasts if you haven't yet! See you next time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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