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August 15 & 16, 1998

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    08/15/98 Lemonwheel - Loring Air Force Base, Limestone, Maine

    I: Mike's Song > Simple, Beauty of My Dreams, Roget, Split Open and Melt*, Moma Dance, Poor Heart, Divided Sky, Water in the Sky, Funky Bitch > Cities, Weekapaug Groove

    II: The Wedge, Reba, Gumbo > Sanity, Tweezer, The Horse > Silent In The Morning, Chalkdust Torture, Slave To The Traffic Light

    III: NICU > Feedback Jam > David Bowie, Strange Design, Limb by Limb, Brian and Robert, Loving Cup

    E: Halley's Comet > Jam > Cavern > Tweezer Reprise

    Then Trey announced that the band would do a freeform ambient jam, surrounded by candles that were built by the audience. This is the temple of fire.

    IV: Lyric-less, nearly hour-long jam, "in the Brian Eno style of ambient music."

    * Split Open and Melt played by request for a little boy named Sam

    Statistics from ZZYZX's stats page:
    Last SANITY - 10/31/96 [139 shows]

    08/16/98 Lemonwheel - Loring Air Force Base, Limestone, Maine

    I: Ginseng Sullivan, Bathtub Gin > Rift, Punch You In The Eye, Lawn Boy, Ya Mar > AC/DC Bag, Relax, Birds of a Feather, Guyute, Possum

    II: Down With Disease, Piper, Story of the Ghost > Fluffhead, When the Circus Comes, Wading in a Velvet Sea, Hold Your Head Up+ > Sexual Healing++ > Hold Your Head Up, Antelope (101 min)

    III: Sabotage > Also Sprach Zarathustra, Wilson, Mango Song, Character Zero, Bittersweet Motel, While My Guitar Gently Weeps

    E: Harry Hood*, The Baby Elephant Walk^

    + - Long and drawn out, Fishman introduces "his band": Trey Anastasio on drums, Mike Gordon on Bass, "Chairman of the Boards" Page McConnell, and himself as Bob Weaver. Introduces the next song as "A love song about a turtle" but they segue into Sexual Healing instead ("A much better song anyway").
    ++ - includes "Sounds of Love" vacuum solo
    * - with glowstick war ^ - Henry Mancini cover, Last time played:12-01-92 Livingston Fieldhouse, Denison University, Granville, OH A giant elephant-shaped structure near the stage comes to life, blows smoke out its trunk and leads the crowd out to the campground

    Thanks to Robert Johnson for the call and Andrew Kidd for the use of his cell phone!

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