The Phunky Fox Diary: Sea and Sand

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Photograph by Roger Patteson, Type 2 Photography

Phish in Mexico Night 2 kicked off with “Turtle in the Clouds”,  a perfect beach show opener and a song that always gets everybody pumped up and ready. Last year in Mexico they played it on the second night but in the second song slot and changed the lyrics from “dancing on the hillside” to “dancing on the shoreline”. This year they did not change it and I yelled “shoreline” instead of “hillside”.

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The Phunky Fox Diary via Mexico: Welcome Set Vibes

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This year Phish in Mexico was at a different resort from the previous years. Another new addition to the run is the "Welcome Set", a one set show before the three day run begins. No one knew what to expect for this set. As we walked into this venue, no one had been into before, the energy was indescribable. To get to the stage, we walked through rainbow string installations, inflatable flamingos, murals and statues. A colorful explosion of art lead the way.

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