moe. Welcomes Mike Gordon, Dickey Betts & More On This Date In 2003
On Feburary 15, 2003 moe. played a Phish after show at the House Of Blues in Las Vegas following the Vermonters’ performance at the Thomas & Mack Center. moe.’s late night concert included a bevy of guest appearances.
The first guest to come out was Allman Brothers Band co-founding guitarist Dickey Betts. Dickey emerged at the end of the first set to add the moe. original “Mexico.” moe. and their guest extended “Mexico” to the 20-minute mark. When moe. came out for the second set they were joined by both Dickey Betts and Phish bassist Mike Gordon. Mike and Dickey sat-in with moe. for sizzling takes on Allman Brothers Band classics “Southbound” and “In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed.”
After the guest appearances from Betts and Gordon, moe. finished off the second set with an impressive “Timmy Tucker” > “Meat” > “Kyle” > “Head” sequence. The band reprised “Head” to start the encore and then brought out Tesla guitarist Frank Hannon for a cover of “Sweet Emotion” by Aerosmith. Check out a crispy recording of moe.’s guest-filled show from this date in 2003 below.
Full Show Audio (Taped by Bill Martin)
moe. at House of Blues
- Stranger Than Fiction
- She Sends Me
- Crab Eyes
- Happy Hour Hero
- Seat of My Pants
- In Memory of Elizabeth Reed
- Timmy Tucker
- Kyle's Song
- Sweet Emotion