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Tuesday December 30th, 2003
American Airlines Arena
Miami, FL USA

Set 1: Wilson[1] > Sand -> Shafty -> NICU[2], Weigh, Cities[3], Strange Design > Scent of a Mule, Bathtub Gin[4] -> Also Sprach Zarathustra[5]

Set 2: Tube[6] -> L.A. Woman[7] > Birds of a Feather[8] > L.A. Woman -> Makisupa Policeman -> P-Funk Medley[9], Makisupa Policeman[10], Down with Disease

Encore: Contact[11], While My Guitar Gently Weeps

[1] War Pigs teases from Mike; Unfinished.
[2] Shafty teases from Mike.
[3] Sand teases.
[4] Show Biz Kids and After Midnight teases.
[5] P. Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up) jam including some brief lyrics; Gin, Sand, and Auld Lang Syne teases.
[6] Unfinished.
[7] Phish debut.
[8] L.A. Woman teases.
[9] George Clinton and Parliament/Funkadelic; Medley included Butt-a-Butt, Get Low, Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off the Sucker), P. Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up), and One Nation Under a Groove. Fishman on vacuum.
[10] Concluded with Fishman singing the first line of Touch Me a cappella.
[11] Trey sang lines like "L.A. Woman" and "Make My Funk the P. Funk" in place of his usual harmonies.


Wilson contained War Pigs teases from Mike and was unfinished. The song may have been played as an opener in memoriam of actor Earl Hindman, best known as “Wilson” from the television series Home Improvement, who passed away earlier in the day. NICU contained Shafty teases from Mike. Weigh was played for the first time since August 2, 1998 (200 shows). Cities included Sand teases. Gin included Show Biz Kids and After Midnight teases. 2001 included a P. Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up) jam containing some brief lyrics, as well as Gin, Sand, and Auld Lang Syne teases. Tube was unfinished. L.A. Woman was a Phish debut; Birds included L.A. Woman teases. During Makisupa, Trey noted that they were going to play Touch Me, but decided not to because Fish couldn't remember the words and they didn't know how to play the horn section. To make it up to the crowd for letting them down, Trey brought out George Clinton and Parliament/Funkadelic (also known as The P. Funk All-Stars). Trey commented: “And that’s even better than Touch Me!” The ensuing P. Funk Jam moved through pieces of several classic Parliament/ Funkadelic tunes including Butt-a-Butt, Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof Off the Sucker), P. Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up), and One Nation Under A Groove. Get Low (Lil Jon and the Eastside Boyz) was also part of the medley. By the end of the jam, Fishman was alone on stage playing vacuum. Fishman then exited, leaving the stage empty. Phish returned alone to finish Makisupa; to prove that P. Funk was better than Fishman singing Touch Me, Makisupa closed with Fishman singing the first line of Touch Me a cappella. During the last chorus of Contact, Trey sang lines like “L.A. Woman” and “Make My Funk the P. Funk” in place of his usual harmonies.

setlist via phish.net