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Under the Scales is a podcast by Tom Marshall, longtime songwriter for the band Phish. The podcast captures and brings to light the rich and complex culture surrounding Phish and its diverse, devoted fanbase. Phish's quirky sense of humor pervades and steers the podcast. Tom will interview the band, fans, insiders, outsiders...and dare to go UNDER THE SCALES to uncover the beating heart of Phish!

Under the Scales Osiris Media


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Under the Scales is a podcast by Tom Marshall, longtime songwriter for the band Phish. The podcast captures and brings to light the rich and complex culture surrounding Phish and its diverse, devoted fanbase. Phish's quirky sense of humor pervades and steers the podcast. Tom will interview the band, fans, insiders, outsiders...and dare to go UNDER THE SCALES to uncover the beating heart of Phish!

    069:Vance Powell

    069:Vance Powell

    Tom speaks to the multiple grammy-winning producer, engineer and mixer responsible for so much of the great music we all listen to, Vance Powell. Recently having completed co-production of Sigma Oasis, he tells us how he got here and about some of the other fantastic artists who rely upon him to create their own signature sound.


    Audio Engineer: Jesse Lauter @jesselauter
    Audio Engineer: Matt Dwyer @mdphunk
    Photography: Rene Huemer @rene_huemer
     
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    • 1 hr 5 min
    068:Lyric Dive Evening Song

    068:Lyric Dive Evening Song

    RJ Bee and Tom take a deep dive into the lyrics of Evening Song
     
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    • 14 min
    Rebroadcast: Trey's Ghost Story

    Rebroadcast: Trey's Ghost Story

    This episode is a rebroadcast from June 2018: Osiris co-founder RJ Bee interviews Tom on Under the Scales for the 20th anniversary of Phish's album Story of the Ghost. Tom & RJ call a special guest to answer some additional questions.


    We are sadly unable to deliver a new episode as planned this week due to an unexpected health issue - see more information on the Under the Scales Twitter page here: https://twitter.com/UnderTheScales


    We hope you understand, and will bring you a new episode as soon as possible. In the meantime, please enjoy this rebroadcast of a crowd favorite - Trey's Ghost Story.
     
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    • 1 hr 35 min
    067:Don Hart

    067:Don Hart

    Tom is joined by a very special guest for the new Under the Scales season premier. Don Hart is a Nashville composer and arranger, and has been working with Trey since 2004 to add beautiful orchestration to so many of his songs. Don discusses working with Trey, and their technique, and illuminates the details behind many of their collaborations in a very musical episode.
     
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    • 58 min
    UTS Premium INSIDE THE REEF

    UTS Premium INSIDE THE REEF

    Welcome to UTS Premium! Come Inside the Reef -- ad-free, early delivery, exclusive content -- see the free pin and free shirt!


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    • 4 min
    066:Kevin Cassels

    066:Kevin Cassels

    The secrets and stories behind the Pharmers Almanac Volume 6, bible to Phish fans when it came out in October 2000, are told by its creator Kevin Cassels. Fly backwards 20 years into Phish's remarkable history with Kevin and Tom.


    Recorded by Julia Shuster
     
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    • 1 hr 4 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
1.2K Ratings

1.2K Ratings

tony p p pus ,

Lovely

Great to come back to and listen to some awesome stories. Wish it came out more frequently!

jeremycapps ,

🙏

Theses are great listens, thanks Tom

bglad26 ,

Informative and interesting content

I really appreciate the depth nature of the podcast in to the Phish community

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