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Link Glen Schweitzer’s Jalapeno Brothers, Sunday, 01/24/1999
Red Square, Burlington, VT

Notes: This show featured guests Mike, Vassar Clements, and Buddy Cage. There is no known setlist for this show and recordings do not circulate.

Musicians: Mike Gordon (Guest), Vassar Clements (Guest), Buddy Cage (Guest)


Link Masefield, Perkins & Gordon, Thursday, 02/04/1999
Slade Hall, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Soundcheck: Jam

Set 1: Nardis, Devil's Dream, So What, Yardbird Suite, Unknown, Red Haired Boy, Air Mail Special, Ain't Love Funny -> All Blues, Minor Swing, Ballad for Trio, Scrapple from the Apple, St. Thomas

Notes: This gig took place in the Slade Hall basement. Mike did not perform on "Nardis" and "Devil's Dream." After “Yardbird Suite” there was extensive banter about each of the musician's experiences in Slade Hall over the years. "Cat Scratch Fever" was teased before "St. Thomas." A jam from the soundcheck also circulates with the recording of this performance.

Musicians: Mike Gordon, Jamie Masefield, Doug Perkins


Link Smokin' Grass, Thursday, 03/04/1999
Higher Ground, Winooski, VT

Set 1: John Hardy[1], Salt Creek[1], Hold to a Dream[1], Caravan[1], One Way Rider[1], Midnight Moonlight[1]

[1] With Mike on banjo and vocals.

Notes: Mike joined the band for several songs on vocals and banjo.

Musicians: Mike Gordon (Guest)


Link Glen Schweitzer’s Jalapeno Brothers, Sunday, 03/21/1999
The Matterhorn, Stowe, VT

Set 1: Goin' Down the Road Feeling Bad[1], Love the One You're With[1], Friend of the Devil[1], Rocky Top[1], Turn On Your Love Light[1]

[1] With Mike.

Notes: This setlist is incomplete. This show featured guests Mike, Vassar Clements, and Buddy Cage.

Musicians: Mike Gordon (Guest), Vassar Clements (Guest), Buddy Cage (Guest)


Link Trey Anastasio Band, Monday, 05/17/1999
The Flynn Theatre, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Farmhouse[1], Snowflakes in the Sand[1], Brian and Robert[1], Driver[1], Back on the Train[1], Mountains in the Mist[1], Runaway Jim[1], Billy Breathes[2]

Set 2: The Wind Cries Mary, Heavy Things, First Tube, O-o-h Child, Sand > Drums, I Can See Clearly Now, Aqui Como Alla, Come On Baby, Let's Go Downtown, Mozambique, Then Came You[3], Last Tube[3]

Encore: Further On Up the Road[4], Voodoo Child (Slight Return)[5]

[1] Trey solo acoustic.
[2] Trey on piano.
[3] With the Frederick Tuttle Middle School Jazz Band.
[4] With Mike, Page, Fish, and Dave Grippo.
[5] With Mike, Page, and Fish.

Notes: This show was a benefit for the Committee on Temporary Shelter in Burlington. First set Trey solo acoustic, second set electric TAB. Trey performed "Billy Breathes" on piano. During the intermission, Dave Grippo conducted the Frederick Tuttle Middle School Jazz Band (they played "In the Mood," "Jumpin' at the Woodside," and "I Feel Good."). Trey joined the band for "I Feel Good." The middle school band then returned the favor on "Then Came You" and "Last Tube." Grippo stayed on stage for "Further On Up the Road" and was joined by Mike, Page, and Fish (and Russ and Tony). Grippo then left the stage, and Mike, Fish and Page performed "Voodoo Child" with TAB.

Musicians: Trey Anastasio, Russ Lawton, Tony Markellis, Page McConnell (Guest), Jon Fishman (Guest), Mike Gordon (Guest), Dave Grippo (Guest)


Link Grippo Funk Band, Monday, 05/17/1999
Red Square, Burlington, VT

Notes: Mike sat in for a portion of this show that served as the unofficial after show party for Trey’s Flynn Theatre performance earlier in the evening.

Musicians: Dave Grippo, Mike Gordon (Guest)


Link Ozomatli, Monday, 05/31/1999
Higher Ground, Winooski, VT

Notes: There is no known stelist for this show and recordings do not circulate.

Musicians: Mike Gordon (Guest)


Link Leftover Salmon, Saturday, 06/05/1999
Higher Ground, Winooski, VT

Set 1: Salty Dog[1], High on a Mountaintop[1]

[1] With Mike.

Notes: The songs listed featured Mike on bass. Jeff Mosier also made a guest appearance during this gig, which was opened by Blueground Undergrass.

Musicians: Jeff Sipe, Vince Herman, Drew Emmitt, Mark Vann, Tye North, Mike Gordon (Guest)


Link Col. Bruce Hampton, Saturday, 07/03/1999
The Brandy House, Atlanta, GA

Notes: Mike and Fish made a brief appearance at the end of Col. Bruce’s show. Phish had performed earlier in the evening at Lakewood Amphitheatre.

Musicians: Col. Bruce Hampton, Jon Fishman (Guest), Mike Gordon (Guest)


Link Derek Trucks Band, Monday, 07/05/1999
Shriner's Park, Macon, GA

Set 1: Egg 15[1] -> Drums -> Egg 15[1]

[1] With Mike and Jimmy Herring.

Notes: Mike and Jimmy Herring joined the Derek Trucks Band for the songs listed above. This perofrmance was part of the “Fusion Fest” lineup, which also included Col. Bruce Hampton, Blueground Undergrass, Jazz is Dead, and The Derek Trucks Band.

Musicians: Derek Trucks, Kofi Burbridge, Mike Gordon (Guest), Jimmy Herring (Guest)


Link Jazz Mandolin Project, Wednesday, 09/15/1999
The Last Day Saloon, San Francisco, CA

Set 1: Xenoblast[1] -> Blackberry Blossom[1] -> Xenoblast[1]

[1] With Mike.

Notes: Mike joined Jazz Mandolin Project for the “Xenoblast” segment of this show. Phish performed the following two evenings at Shoreline Amphitheatre.

Musicians: Jamie Masefield, Chris Dahlgren, Ari Hoenig, Mike Gordon (Guest)

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