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by world's biggest Phish fan BBG
Phish at MSG (more by Ryan Barkan)
I can think of literally thousands (millions?) of things that I'd rather do around New Year's Eve than go to a Phish show. Get kicked in the teeth by a burro. Fall down some stairs. Murdered. But obviously some people (and there are a lot of people) still care deeply for the Vermont jam band that spawned acres (or is it ache-rs?) of followers, drum circles, hackey sack games, etc.
Today is your lucky day. Phish has announced that they will play Madison Square Garden over four nights including New Years Eve, 12/28 - 12/31. Tickets aren't on sale yet, but you can request them via the band until Monday, October 24 at 11:59 AM. Check ticketmaster after that for general sale.
All tour dates are below, along with some video including one of Phish & Jay-Z covering Big Pimpin' and 99 Problems. I can now die complete.
phish & jay-Z - 99 problems & big pimpin' 2004-06-18
Phish: Sample In A Jar [HD] 2011-09-14 - Essex Junction, VT
PHISH - 2011 TOUR DATES
12/28/11 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
12/29/11 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
12/30/11 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
12/31/11 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY