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Friday October 5th, 1990
Skidmore Gymnasium, Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs, NY USA

Set 1: I Didn't Know, Mike's Song > I Am Hydrogen[1] > Weekapaug Groove, My Sweet One, The Landlady, Tela > The Oh Kee Pa Ceremony > Suzy Greenberg, Stash, The Asse Festival, Bouncing Around the Room > Run Like an Antelope

Set 2: Golgi Apparatus > The Curtain > Ya Mar, Alumni Blues > Letter to Jimmy Page > Alumni Blues, Uncle Pen, Split Open and Melt, Fee > Possum[2]

Encore: Good Times Bad Times

[1] "I walk awakening on the misty fields of forever" lyrics.
[2] Charlie Chan and Popeye signals.


The beginning of Hydrogen included the lyrics "I walk awakening on the misty fields of forever." Possum contained Charlie Chan and Popeye signals. The opening act was NRBQ.

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Saturday October 6th, 1990
The Capitol Theatre
Port Chester, NY USA

Set 1: The Landlady, The Squirming Coil > Dinner and a Movie > Bouncing Around the Room, Foam, You Enjoy Myself > The Oh Kee Pa Ceremony > Suzy Greenberg, Esther > Possum[1], Hold Your Head Up > If I Only Had a Brain > Hold Your Head Up -> David Bowie[2], Carolina

Encore: Don't Get Me Wrong[3]

[1] Charlie Chan and Oom Pa Pa signals.
[2] Full band Mo' Better Blues tease in intro.
[3] Debut; John Popper on harmonica.


This was an opening set for Blues Traveler. The debut of Don’t Get Me Wrong featured John Popper on harmonica. Possum contained Charlie Chan and Oom Pa Pa signals. The Bowie intro contained a full band Mo' Better Blues tease. Trey dedicated Carolina to Bob and Elaine Dillof (Sofi's parents). The soundcheck's Don't Get Me Wrong also featured Popper on harmonica.

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Wednesday October 31st, 1990
Armstrong Hall, Colorado College
Colorado Springs, CO USA

Set 1: Buried Alive[1] > Possum[2], The Squirming Coil > The Lizards, Stash > Bouncing Around the Room, You Enjoy Myself[3], The Asse Festival, My Sweet One, Cavern > Run Like an Antelope

Set 2: The Landlady, Reba > Runaway Jim, Foam, Tweezer[4], Fee > The Oh Kee Pa Ceremony > Suzy Greenberg > Hold Your Head Up > Love You > Hold Your Head Up, Mike's Song > I Am Hydrogen > Weekapaug Groove

Encore: Uncle Pen > Big Black Furry Creature from Mars

[1] DEG teases.
[2] Charlie Chan and Oom Pa Pa signals.
[3] Munsters theme tease from Mike; Vocal jam based on Night in Tunisia.
[4] Heartbreaker teases.


A Halloween costume contest preceded the second set. Buried Alive included DEG teases and Possum contained Charlie Chan and Oom Pa Pa signals. YEM contained an appropriate Munsters theme tease from Mike; the ensuing vocal jam was based on Night in Tunisia. Tweezer contained Heartbreaker teases. This show was webcast in the weeks following Halloween 1999, as the band did not play on Halloween that year. It was subsequently released in mp3 format via emusic.com.

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Thursday November 15th, 1990
Lengyel Gym, University of Maine
Orono, ME USA

Set 1: The Landlady, The Squirming Coil > Runaway Jim, Dinner and a Movie > Bouncing Around the Room, You Enjoy Myself, Magilla, Buried Alive, Paul and Silas, Carolina, David Bowie[1]

Set 2: Possum, Eliza, Cavern, Stash, Tube, Foam, Slave to the Traffic Light, Llama

Encore: Lawn Boy, Golgi Apparatus

[1] Charlie Chan and Oom Pa Pa signals.


David Bowie contained Charlie Chan and Oom Pa Pa signals.

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Saturday November 24th, 1990
The Capitol Theatre
Port Chester, NY USA

Set 1: Buried Alive > Possum[1], Foam > Mike's Song > I Am Hydrogen > Weekapaug Groove[2], The Squirming Coil > The Lizards, The Oh Kee Pa Ceremony > Suzy Greenberg > David Bowie[3]

Set 2: Llama[4] > Bouncing Around the Room, Stash[4], Eliza > The Landlady > Runaway Jim, You Enjoy Myself > Hold Your Head Up > Love You > Hold Your Head Up, Good Times Bad Times[5], Big Black Furry Creature from Mars[2]

Encore: Lawn Boy, Divided Sky

[1] Manteca teases.
[2] Brief Simple Gifts tease from Trey.
[3] Intro featured HYHU and Norwegian Wood teases from Page and brief Simple Gifts tease from Trey and Mike.
[4] Buried Alive tease from Trey.
[5] Incomplete; Trey aborted the song, engaged Fish in some hilarious banter noting that the attempt was "pathetic," and counted off BBFCFM.


Possum included Manteca teases. Simple Gifts was teased briefly by Trey in Weekapaug and BBFCFM, and by Trey and Mike during the Bowie intro. The Bowie intro also included HYHU and Norwegian Wood teases from Page. Llama and Stash contained Buried Alive teases from Trey. Trey dedicated Coil to “our friends at Conjunction Junction, who are the only other people we know who can play this song” as well as his parents, who were in attendance. GTBT was incomplete; Trey aborted the song, engaged Fish in some hilarious banter noting that the attempt was “pathetic,” and counted off BBFCFM.

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Friday November 30th, 1990
The Colonial Theatre
Keene, NH USA

Set 1: The Landlady, Mike's Song > I Am Hydrogen > Weekapaug Groove, Esther > Dinner and a Movie > Bouncing Around the Room > Tweezer, My Sweet One, Llama, Possum

Set 2: The Asse Festival, The Squirming Coil > Runaway Jim, Stash, The Lizards, Gumbo[1], Divided Sky, I Didn't Know, The Sloth, Run Like an Antelope

Encore: Caravan, The Oh Kee Pa Ceremony > Suzy Greenberg

[1] Fishman on trombone.


Gumbo featured Fishman on trombone. Fishman was introduced as Mrs. Bob Seger in I Didn't Know.

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