Beforehand uncirculated video consisting of Santana‘s July 31, 1992 set at Blossom Music Heart in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio that includes particular visitors Phish not too long ago surfaced on YouTube. The fan-shot video marks the one video of Phish performing with Santana in circulation.
Phish opened the night with their first ever efficiency at Blossom Music Heart as a part of the quartet’s six-week tour of obligation supporting Santana in the course of the summer season of 1992. The chance, together with a quick run of H.O.R.D.E. Pageant exhibits earlier in the summertime, gave Phish their preliminary style of performing in amphitheaters.
Santana founder and namesake, legendary guitarist Carlos Santana, typically invited the band to share the stage over the course of the tour. At Blossom, the 4 members of Phish emerged in the direction of the center of the set to contribute to a canopy of Elmore James’ “Elmore’s Boogie.” Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio and keyboardist Web page McConnell every took a solo on their respective devices, whereas drummer Jon Fishman performed a washboard and Mike Gordon — launched by Carlos as “Mark” — shared bass duties with Myron Dove of the Santana band.
Anastasio caught round to hitch a truncated lineup of Santana’s band on “Blues For Salvador.” The track, which Carlos wrote in honor of his son, gave the 2 guitarists the chance to duel. Trey then vacated the stage as Santana went on to complete the present. Santana’s setlist consisted of a mixture of beloved classics together with “Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen,” “Oye Como Va” and “Soul Sacrifice” with materials from the band’s new-at-the-time Milagro studio album.
Phish’s time on the street opening for Santana spanned July 17, 1992 – August 30, 1992. The quartet went on to open a sequence of exhibits in Europe for Santana in the course of the summer season of 1996. Later that 12 months, longtime Santana percussionist Karl Perazzo joined Phish as a particular visitor for a week-long run that included a efficiency of Speaking Heads’ Stay In Mild album on Halloween 1996 in Atlanta. Web page and Trey sat-in with Santana on April 18, 1999 and Carlos was the Trey Anastasio Band’s particular visitor at The Warfield in San Francisco on Could 31, 2003.
See the newly surfaced video under by way of the JamBase Reside Video Archive queued as much as Phish’s look:
Set: Peace on Earth…Mom Earth…Third Stone from the Solar, Someplace in Heaven, Batuka > No One to Rely On, Capri, Savor, Jam, Black Magic Girl/Gypsy Queen, Oye Como Va, Elmore’s Boogie, Blues for Salvador, Angels All Round Us > Spirits Dancing within the Flesh, Make Anyone Comfortable, Free All of the Folks (South Africa), Get It in Your Soul > Toussaint L’Ouverture
Encore: Soul Sacrifice, Exodus
After opening for them, all the members of Phish sat in for Elmore’s Boogie and Trey was a visitor for Blues for Salvador. Oye Como Va contained Eleanor Rigby and Proprietor of a Lonely Coronary heart teases and an El Pito (I’ll By no means Go Again to Georgia) tease and quote. Fish carried out on washboard for Elmore’s Boogie, which contained Blue Monk teases from Trey and Carlos.