Category Archives: 98-08-15 – Lemonwheel

Phish – Lemonwheel 1998





Lemonwheel Festival
Loring Air Force Base
Limestone, ME
August 15 and 16, 1998



Day One, August 15
Set 1
Mike’s Song > Simple, Beauty of My Dreams, Roggae, Split Open and Melt*, Poor Heart, The Moma Dance, The Divided Sky, Water in the Sky, Funky Bitch > Cities** > Weekapaug Groove


Set 2
The Wedge > Reba, Gumbo^ > Sanity, Tweezer > The Horse > Silent In The Morning, Chalkdust Torture, Slave to the Traffic Light^^


Set 3
NICU > David Bowie, Strange Design, Limb by Limb > Brian and Robert, Loving Cup


Halley’s Comet > Cavern, Tweezer Reprise


Set 4
Ambient Jam


*”By request, for a little boy named Sam.”
**Third verse was about “The Garden of Infinite Pleasantries,” instead of the normal verse about Memphis; with “Sneakin’ Sally” teases.
^Jam out of which sounded very much like “Tweezer Reprise.”
^^With glowstick war.








Day Two, August 16
Set 1
Ginseng Sullivan, Bathtub Gin > Rift, Punch You in the Eye, Lawn Boy, Ya Mar > AC/DC Bag, Frankie Says, Birds of a Feather, Guyute, Possum


Set 2
Down With Disease -> Piper -> Ghost* > Fluffhead, When the Circus Comes, Wading in the Velvet Sea, Hold Your Head Up+ > Sexual Healing++ > Hold Your Head Up, Run Like an Antelope#


Set 3
Sabotage > Also Sprach Zarathustra, Wilson, The Mango Song, Character Zero, Bittersweet Motel, While My Guitar Gently Weeps


Harry Hood*, The Baby Elephant Walk^


*With glowstick war.
+Long and drawn out; Fish introduces the next song as “a love song about a turtle” (which would have been “Terrapin”), but instead he performed Sexual Healing (“a much better song anyway”) after “his band” finally ended “Hold Your Head Up.”
++Includes “Sounds of Love” vacuum solo.
#With “Sexual Healing” teases in the intro.
^Henry Mancini cover; see 12-01-92.