Phish Planning New Album and 3 Day Festival

Phish Festival

Reunited jam band Phish just put up a teaser splash page on their website announcing an upcoming 3 day festival to be held “somewhere in the US” from October 30 – November 1, 2009. According to the rumored festival location is Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, CA, otherwise known as the site of the Coachella. In other Phish news, much to the delight of phriends, phans and phamily everywhere, the band is planning a new album (a comeback album?) which they will be releasing on their own label, JEMP records, “later this summer.”

Phish will be releasing Joy, their first studio album in five years, later this summer on JEMP Records. The record was recorded in New York City this spring with producer Steve Lillywhite. Stay tuned for further details and pre-order information in the coming weeks! The last track, “Time Turns Elastic”, is available now at iTunes.

The track listing for Joy is as follows:

1. Twenty Years Later
2. Backwards Down the Number Line
3. Stealing Time From the Faulty Plan
4. Light
5. Joy
6. Sugar Shack
7. Ocelot
8. Kill Devil Falls
9. I Been Around
10. Time Turns Elastic []

All Phish tour dates after the jump.

Phish 2009 Tour Dates
Jul 30 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Jul 31 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Aug 01 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Aug 02 – Morrison, CO – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Aug 05 – Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
Aug 07 – George, WA – The Gorge
Aug 08 – George, WA – The Gorge
Aug 11 – Chicago, IL – Toyota Park
Aug 13 – Darien Lake, NY – Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Aug 14 – Hartford, CT – Meadows Music Theater
Aug 15 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion
Aug 16 – Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Oct 30 – To be announced – Festival
Oct 31 – To be announced – Festival
Nov 01 – To be announced – Festival

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