On Saturday, August 8 Col. Bruce Hampton and The Aquarium Rescue Unit brought their reunion tour to their home state with a show at the Georgia Theatre in Athens. Today the band shared pro-shot footage of the first set performance of “Fixin’ to Die.”
The home state gig also also saw the band again play the Grateful Dead’s “Dark Star” during the evening’s encore. Watch the pro-shot “Fixin’ to Die” from Athens below:
Setlist (via bt.etree.org)
Set One: Yield Not to Temptation, Fixin’ to Die, Phantom on the Curb, Isle of Langhern, Elevator to the Moon, Rampage, The Dragon, Time Flack, Gonna Need Somebody [All Night Long]
Set Two: Time Is Free, My Brother’s House, Compared to What, Good Morning Little Schoolgirl, Working on a Building, Ain’t Nothing You Can Do, 1911, Give Thanks to Chank -> Space is the Place
Encore: Dark Star, I’m So Glad
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