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Phish Plan Fall Tour, Halloween Blowout

Band promise "very special" holiday concert -- likely a cover of another band's classic album

August 24, 2010 5:03 PM ET

Phish just wrapped their summer tour last week, but they're already announcing fall concert dates. After headlining Austin City Limits on October 8, they'll continue the tour with a three-night stand at Broomfield, Colorado's 1stBank Center, then work their way east, winding things up with three nights at Atlantic City, New Jersey's Boardwalk Hall. The band will play their final, "very special" show on Halloween, where tradition suggests that they'll wear a "musical costume" – i.e., perform another artist's album in its entirety. On past Halloweens they've covered the Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St., the Beatles' White Album, the Velvet Underground's Loaded, Talking Heads' Remain in Light and the Who's Quadrophenia. Watch Phish's tour announcement video above, and visit Phish.com for ticket information.

Photos: Phish's Festival 8, Halloween 2009

Oct. 8 – Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits Festival
Oct. 10 – Broomfield, CO @ 1stBank Center
Oct. 11 – Broomfield, CO @ 1stBank Center
Oct. 12 – Broomfield, CO @ 1stBank Center
Oct. 15 – Charleston, SC @ North Charleston Coliseum
Oct. 16 – Charleston, SC @ North Charleston Coliseum
Oct. 19 – Augusta, ME @ Augusta Civic Center
Oct. 20 – Utica, NY @ Utica Memorial Auditorium
Oct. 22 – Providence, RI @ Dunkin Donuts Center
Oct. 23 – Amherst, MA @ Mullins Center
Oct. 24 – Amherst, MA @ Mullins Center
Oct. 26 – Manchester, NH @ Verizon Wireless Arena
Oct. 29 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall
Oct. 30 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall
Oct. 31 – Atlantic City, NJ @ Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall

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