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Welcome to the 495th edition of Phish.Net's Mystery Jam Monday, the first puzzle of March. The winner will receive an MP3 code courtesy of our friends at LivePhish.com / Nugs.Net. To win, be the first person to identify the song and date of the mystery jam. Each person gets one guess to start – if no one answers correctly in the first 24 hours, I'll post a hint. After the hint, everyone gets one more guess before Wednesday at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET. Stay safe!
Hint: This tune is my absolute favorite second-set opener, and this week's jam is a prime example of why.
Answer: Congrats to @lysergic on their fifth MJM win, closing within a pair of the promised land! This week they used the hint and identified the cool but largely unheralded 7/17/03 "Tweezer" - not often a 20+ min behemoth flies under the radar, but this Bonner-inducing jam certainly has the past two decades. See you Monday for MJM496...
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