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Link Wednesday, 02/03/1988
Gallagher’s, Waitsfield, VT

Set 1: BowieDavid Bowie

Set 2: Sympathy for the Devil[1], Fee, AntelopeRun Like an Antelope, BagAC/DC Bag -> Possum

[1] First known Phish performance.

Teases:
· Entrance of the Gladiators tease in David Bowie

Notes: This show featured the first known Phish performance of Sympathy for the Devil.  Bowie contained an Entrance of the Gladiators tease by Trey. This setlist is incomplete and the date of the show may be incorrect.

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Link Sunday, 02/07/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Fire, McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters, Shaggy Dog, GolgiGolgi Apparatus > AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, PeachesPeaches en Regalia, Phase Dance[1], Dear Mrs. Reagan, IDKI Didn't Know[2], BowieDavid Bowie

Set 2: Happy BirthdayHappy Birthday to You, BagAC/DC Bag > TimberTimber (Jerry), Flat Fee, Fee, Possum, LizardsThe Lizards, MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird[3], Whipping Post

Set 3: SuzySuzy Greenberg[4] > TMWSIYThe Man Who Stepped Into Yesterday > Avenu Malkenu > TMWSIYThe Man Who Stepped Into Yesterday, Clod > Bundle of Joy, Curtain WithThe Curtain With, Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

[1] First known performance.
[2] Fishman on trombone.
[3] Debut.
[4] Stopped in the intro as Trey jokingly said "Good night" to the crowd and restarted.

Notes: After Dear Mrs. Reagan, Trey introduced "Alex," a new waitress at Nectar's. I Didn't know featured Fishman on trombone. Happy Birthday was dedicated to Trey's sister Kristy, who was running lights for the show, "Roz," and "Meg." He brought Kristy, "Roz," and Del Martin (because "Meg" was not there) on stage. This show featured the first known Phish performance of Phase Dance. Mockingbird also made its debut at this show and was played without Forbin’s. Before Whipping Post, Trey introduced Lizards as "Where Have All the Lizards Gone?" Suzy was stopped in its intro with Trey jokingly saying "good night" before restarting the song.

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Link Monday, 02/08/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, Funky Bitch, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Phase Dance, Fire, YEMYou Enjoy Myself

Set 2: Fluffhead, Wilson > PeachesPeaches en Regalia > DividedDivided Sky, LizardsThe Lizards, AntelopeRun Like an Antelope[1]

Set 3: SlothThe Sloth, Flat Fee, Dinner and a Movie, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, HoodHarry Hood, Bike[2], Fee, JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars

[1] "Moses Heaps" and "Moses Brown" references.
[2] Trombone solo from Fishman.

Teases:
· Love You verse in Bike
· Hold Your Head Up tease

Notes: HYHU was teased prior to the start of the second set. Antelope contained "Moses Heaps" and Moses Brown" references. Bike included one verse of Love You and a trombone solo from Fishman.

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Link Saturday, 02/20/1988
St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY

Soundcheck: Golgi Apparatus

Set 1: Funky Bitch, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, PeachesPeaches en Regalia, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train > Possum, Phase Dance, GTBTGood Times Bad Times, Skin It Back, BowieDavid Bowie

Set 2: Wilson, IDKI Didn't Know, Fluffhead, Fire, Fee, YEMYou Enjoy Myself > DividedDivided Sky, BagAC/DC Bag > Whipping Post, SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light

Encore: BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars

Teases:
· Who Knows tease in Fire
· Dave's Energy Guide tease in Whipping Post

Notes: This show was an ATO Pledge Party and previously circulated as September 27, 1987. Trey teased Who Knows in Fire and DEG in Whipping Post. There was a third set to this show but copies do not circulate and no list is known. Some copies of this show in circulation are incomplete and out of order. These copies are usually mislabeled as “Pledge Party, Burlington, VT.” Other copies circulate with the complete recording (except for BBFCFM) but have Slave before Bowie; this order is incorrect. Good Times Bad Times, Slave to the Traffic Light, and Big Black Furry Creature From Mars were shot from a video by (or for) Mike. It is unclear whether BBFCFM closed the set or was the encore because a recording of it does not circulate.

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Link Wednesday, 02/24/1988
Gallagher’s, Waitsfield, VT

Set 1: Funky Bitch, Fluffhead, CurtainThe Curtain[1] > YEMYou Enjoy Myself, IDKI Didn't Know[2], LizardsThe Lizards, Wilson > PeachesPeaches en Regalia, GolgiGolgi Apparatus > SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, Corinna, Fee > BowieDavid Bowie

Set 2: Mustang Sally[3], Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley[4], Sanity, La Grange, HoodHarry Hood

[1] First known Curtain without "With."
[2] Fishman on trombone.
[3] John Carlton on drums.
[4] John Carlton on drums and Fishman on trombone.

Notes: This is the first known Curtain without “With.” The second set listing may be incomplete. The first two songs of the second set featured John Carlton on drums. I Didn't Know and Sneakin’ Sally featured Fishman on trombone. Mike dedicated Mustang Sally to Abe Vigoda "because it's his birthday today" and later introduced La Grange as being by Vigoda.

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Link Friday, 03/11/1988
The Base Lodge, Stearns Hall, Johnson State College, Johnson, VT

Set 1: The Chicken[1], Funky Bitch, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley[2], 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, YEMYou Enjoy Myself[3] -> Wilson, GolgiGolgi Apparatus > SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, Flat Fee, Corinna, LizardsThe Lizards, BowieDavid Bowie

Set 2: Fluffhead, Dinner and a Movie, HoodHarry Hood, Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew[2], Harpua, BagAC/DC Bag > AlumniAlumni Blues > AntelopeRun Like an Antelope[4]

[1] First known Phish performance.
[2] Bobby Brown on harmonica.
[3] No vocal jam.
[4] Trey spoke the names "Marco Esquandolas... Poster Nutbag... Moses Heaps... Moses DeWitt."

Teases:
· Theme from I Dream of Jeannie tease in The Lizards
· Timber (Jerry), Alumni Blues, Smoke on the Water, Sunshine of Your Love, Money, and Whipping Post teases in David Bowie
· Entrance of the Gladiators tease in Run Like an Antelope

Notes: This show featured the only known Phish performance of The Chicken. Sneakin’ Sally and Curtis Loew featured Bobby Brown on harmonica. Bowie began with a tease medley that included Timber, Alumni Blues, Smoke on the Water, Sunshine of Your Love, Money, Whipping Post, and several others. YEM did not contain a vocal jam. Trey teased Entrance of the Gladiators and spat out the names “Marco Esquandolas... Poster Nutbag... Moses Heaps... Moses DeWitt” during Antelope. Dinner and a Movie was dedicated to “our good friend Susannah.” Lizards was delayed, as Trey cut on Fishman for losing his drumsticks during the gig; Lizards subsequently included a theme from I Dream of Jeanie tease. Some recordings that circulate are mislabeled “The Base Lounge.”

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Link Saturday, 03/12/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Jump Monk[1], McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters > LizardsThe Lizards > Tela[2] > Wilson > BagAC/DC Bag > Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent[2] > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird > SlothThe Sloth > Possum, AntelopeRun Like an Antelope

[1] First known Phish performance.
[2] First known performance.

Teases:
· Dixie tease in Run Like an Antelope

Notes: This was John Paluska’s first Phish show and also the first known live Gamehendge, complete with narration between songs from McGrupp through Possum. This show contained the first known Phish version of Jump Monk and the first known versions of Tela and Forbin’s (although on 5/21/88, Trey called Tela a debut). Antelope contained Dixie teases from Trey. The members of Phish were, by accounts, at the Frank Zappa concert up the street at the Burlington Memorial Auditorium before this Nectar’s gig. This setlist is incomplete.

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Link Sunday, 03/20/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

Notes: There was a show on this date, but recordings do not circulate. However, mislabeled recordings circulate with this date are actually the Junta release party from 5/9/89.

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Link Tuesday, 03/22/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Harpua, Wilson > PeachesPeaches en Regalia, Funky Bitch, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, SuzySuzy Greenberg, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, LizardsThe Lizards, GTBTGood Times Bad Times, Happy BirthdayHappy Birthday to You[1], Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > Icculus > Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird > BagAC/DC Bag

[1] "Dub" style.

Notes: Happy birthday was performed in a "dub style" and was played for "Christa" and "Jen." The recording in circulation cuts in the middle of AC/DC Bag; this setlist may be incomplete.

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Link Saturday, 04/02/1988
Humphries House (The Zoo), Amherst College, Amherst, MA

Set 1: Fire, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

Notes: This setlist is obviously incomplete. Humphries House had been a Zeta Upsilon ("Zu") frat house and monthly parties used to occur there that were referred to as "Full Moon at the Zoo" parties.

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Link Sunday, 04/17/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Monday, 04/18/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Tuesday, 04/19/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Friday, 04/22/1988
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT

Set 1: IDKI Didn't Know, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, LizardsThe Lizards, Fee, Shaggy Dog, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, SuzySuzy Greenberg, Ya Mar, BagAC/DC Bag -> Possum, Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew, BowieDavid Bowie

Set 2: Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird, Fire, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues > AntelopeRun Like an Antelope, Fluffhead, Dinner and a Movie, HoodHarry Hood, Harpua

Notes: This show was part of UVM’s Earth Day Festival. If you are a stage banter fan, seek out this show for Trey’s announcements after Fire as someone requested “Page’s new love song.” Trey announced that this requested song is actually called Tela, and announced the future debut of several songs, including “The Tires” (a.k.a. Contact), “The Four-Track Song” (a.k.a. Poor Heart) and “Marijuana Hot Chocolate” (a.k.a. Foam), for which Mike gave a preview of the bass line.

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Link Saturday, 04/30/1988
Colgate University, Hamilton, NY

No known setlist!

Notes: This show may have been a fraternity party.

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Link Sunday, 05/08/1988
CD's, Norwalk, CT

No known setlist!

Notes: This show may have taken place on the previous night or another night this week instead of the date listed. No other information is available about this gig or venue. This information came from Phish.com.

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Link Saturday, 05/14/1988
Goddard College, Plainfield, VT

Set 1: Fire, IDKI Didn't Know[1], Halley'sHalley's Comet[2] > Light UpLight Up Or Leave Me Alone, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, LizardsThe Lizards, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago[3], Fluffhead > AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train[4]

[1] Richard Wright on drums and additional vocals. Fishman on trombone.
[2] Richard Wright on additional vocals.
[3] Bobby Brown on harmonica.
[4] Carl Boyle on saxophone.

Teases:
· Rockin' into the Night and Hold Your Head Up teases

Notes: "Springfest" at Goddard. Fire was dedicated to Bobby Brown; JJLC subsequently featured Bobby on harmonica. JJLC also featured an appearance by three-year-old Cameron McKinney, whom Trey announced was “playing guitar.” I Didn’t Know and Halley's Comet featured Richard Wright adding additional vocals. I Didn't Know featured Wright on drums and Fishman on trombone. Prior to I Didn't Know, Trey introduced Fishman as "the second best trombonist drummer in all of Vermont." After Light Up, Trey introduced the crowd to Marley and sang to her both before and during YEM. BBFCFM was dedicated to Donald Fagen and Walter Becker of the band Steely Dan. Take the ‘A’ Train, which was preceded by Rockin' into the Night and HYHU teases, featured Carl Boyle on saxophone.

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Link Sunday, 05/15/1988
Beecher Hill Farm, Hinesburg, VT

Set 1: AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, SuzySuzy Greenberg, GTBTGood Times Bad Times, Fluffhead, Shaggy Dog, LizardsThe Lizards, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, BagAC/DC Bag -> Possum

Set 2: Icculus, McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters[1], Curtain WithThe Curtain With > Wilson, PeachesPeaches en Regalia, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago, IDKI Didn't Know[1], Flat Fee > Whipping Post, Harpua

Encore: Fire

[1] Fishman on trombone.

Teases:
· Hold Your Head Up and Rocky Top teases

Notes: "Vermont Farm Festival." HYHU was briefly played before Alumni. Harpua was preceded by a Rocky Top tease. McGrupp and I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone. After JJLC, Fishman borrowed a snare drum from the Dirch Brothers. Fans of stage banter will want to seek out this show, as the band was particularly chatty.

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Link Saturday, 05/21/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Funky Bitch, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page[1] > AlumniAlumni Blues, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, St. Thomas[2], GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Fire

Set 2: La Grange, Possum, LizardsThe Lizards, TimberTimber (Jerry), Tela, Happy BirthdayHappy Birthday to You, Fluffhead, Bike[3], GTBTGood Times Bad Times

Set 3: Big Leg Emma, Rocky Top, Cities, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, Curtain WithThe Curtain With, SuzySuzy Greenberg

[1] First played by Phish, then played only by Fish.
[2] First known Phish performance.
[3] Fishman trombone solo.

Teases:
· Dave's Energy Guide tease in Sneakin' Sally Through the Alley

Notes: This show included the first known Phish performance of St. Thomas. Sneakin' Sally contained DEG teases. Prior to Letter to Jimmy Page, Trey announced that per "Del's" request, they were going to play Letter to Jimmy Page as a band, and then Fish would play it by himself (telling the crowd that Fish didn't know it). YEM was dedicated to Del and La Grange was dedicated to Mike. Bike featured a Fishman trombone solo. The date for this show may be incorrect; note that Trey referred to Tela as a debut at this show, though it actually debuted on 3/12/88.

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Link Sunday, 05/22/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Monday, 05/23/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Rocky Top, Light UpLight Up Or Leave Me Alone, IDKI Didn't Know[1], PeachesPeaches en Regalia > Possum, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

[1] Fishman on trombone.

Notes: This setlist is incomplete; it is also possible this is the second of three sets. Before YEM, Trey declined a request from an audience member, “Del,” and notes that: “Last night was Del request night because you graduated... if you get a Masters we’ll do another request for you.” YEM was dedicated to audience member “Ed” with Trey remarking that he wrote the beginning of YEM while in class with him. I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone.

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Link Tuesday, 05/24/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Curtain WithThe Curtain With, Rocky Top, Funky Bitch, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, PeachesPeaches en Regalia, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, SuzySuzy Greenberg, Fire

Set 2: JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago, Fluffhead > Whipping Post

Set 3: Ya Mar[1] -> Jam[1] > Halley'sHalley's Comet[2] > SlothThe Sloth, IDKI Didn't Know[3], La Grange, Fee, I Know a Little, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, Corinna, Harpua, AntelopeRun Like an Antelope

[1] Jah Roy on vocals.
[2] Richard Wright on vocals.
[3] Richard Wright on drums, Fishman on trombone.

Teases:
· Theme from The Flintstones tease in Big Black Furry Creature from Mars
· One Love quote in Jam

Notes: Ya Mar and the ensuing jam featured vocals from Jah Roy; the jam contained One Love quotes from Jah Roy and Trey. Halley’s Comet featured vocals from Richard Wright. I Didn't Know featured Wright on drums and Fishman on trombone. BBFCFM contained Flintstones theme teases from Trey. The master recordings confirm this listing as the correct performance order. Many recordings of this show circulate with an incorrect song order, an incorrect date (May 25, 1988) and an incorrect venue (Ian’s Farm, Hebron, NY).

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Link Friday, 05/27/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Saturday, 05/28/1988
Wedding Reception, Waitsfield, VT

No known setlist!

NOTE: This Phish performance does not count for stats purposes.

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Link Wednesday, 06/15/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

Set 1: SuzySuzy Greenberg, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, YEMYou Enjoy Myself -> Wilson, Rocky Top, McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters, Fluffhead, GolgiGolgi Apparatus

Set 2: La Grange, Fee > TimberTimber (Jerry), IDKI Didn't Know[1], LizardsThe Lizards, BagAC/DC Bag, SlothThe Sloth, Contact[2], Dinner and a Movie, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, GTBTGood Times Bad Times, Whipping Post, Dear Mrs. Reagan

[1] Fishman on trombone.
[2] First known performance.

Teases:
· Hands Across America quote in I Didn't Know
· Run Like an Antelope tease in Whipping Post
· Contact quote in Dear Mrs. Reagan
· Hello, Dolly! quote
· London Bridge Is Falling Down and Theme from The Brady Bunch teases in Take the 'A' Train

Notes: I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone and contained a Hands Across America quote from Trey. It's possible that Anarchy may have been played after I Didn't Know, as Trey called for it, but there is a cut in the recording. After the cut, Trey said "that was a special request for our friend Steve Dolley" and jokingly quoted Hello, Dolly! This show marked the first known performance of Contact; Contact lyrics were also sung during Dear Mrs. Reagan. 'A' Train contained London Bridge is Falling Down and Brady Bunch theme teases. Whipping Post began as Antelope. The actual date of this show may have been June 16, 1988.

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Link Sunday, 06/19/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Curtain WithThe Curtain With, Funky Bitch, Possum, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, La Grange, SuzySuzy Greenberg, Big Leg Emma, YEMYou Enjoy Myself[1]

Set 2: GTBTGood Times Bad Times, Cities, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, Contact, AntelopeRun Like an Antelope

Set 3: I Know a Little > Mike'sMike's Song, Corinna, Rocky Top, McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters

Encore: JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago

[1] Vocal jam based on the word "down."

Teases:
· When the Levee Breaks tease in You Enjoy Myself
· Theme from The Flintstones and London Bridge Is Falling Down teases in Big Black Furry Creature from Mars
· Iron Man tease

Notes: By request, extensive teasing of Iron Man preceded La Grange. The YEM vocal jam was based on the word “down” and contained teases of When the Levee Breaks. BBFCFM contained teases of the Flintstones theme and London Bridge Is Falling Down. This show is full of stage banter throughout, focused on the Dance Contest that took place during BBFCFM and Swing Low, “Art Funk” and “Foul, Reek and Fecal.” “Spunky Billington” (Ninja Mike) & Magoo from Ninja Custodian won the seemingly rigged dance contest and received the grand prize of Phish T-Shirts and a $20 bill. The listing for the third set may be incomplete. Some copies of this show in circulation are mislabeled as 6/18/88.

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Link Monday, 06/20/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, PeachesPeaches en Regalia, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Fluffhead[1], BagAC/DC Bag > LizardsThe Lizards

Set 2: Halley'sHalley's Comet -> Wilson, Ya Mar -> Jam[2], IDKI Didn't Know[3]

Set 3: Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, Tela, Fee, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Satin Doll[4] > 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train > Possum, Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew, BowieDavid Bowie

[1] Lyrics changed to "sure got some Betty Davis eyes."
[2] Jah Roy on vocals.
[3] Fishman on trombone.
[4] First known Phish performance.

Teases:
· One Love, Three Little Birds, and Stir It Up quotes in Jam
· Theme from The Flintstones tease in Take the 'A' Train

Notes: This show featured the first known Phish performance of Satin Doll.  Fluffhead's lyrics were changed to "sure got some Betty Davis eyes" and the song later contained a "Get up John-Boy" quote (in reference to The Waltons). The jam out of Ya Mar featured Jah Roy on vocals. During the jam, Jah Roy quoted lines from many famous reggae tunes, including One Love, Three Little Birds, and Stir It Up. I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone. A-Train featured a Flintstones theme tease from Trey. This setlist is likely incomplete.

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Link Tuesday, 06/21/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Fluffhead, Rocky Top, Mustang Sally, SuzySuzy Greenberg > CurtainThe Curtain > LizardsThe Lizards, MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird[1], Fire

Set 2: BagAC/DC Bag, Flat Fee, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago, GTBTGood Times Bad Times, Contact, PeachesPeaches en Regalia, GolgiGolgi Apparatus

Set 3: Harpua, IDKI Didn't Know[2] > Whipping Post

[1] Aborted and had to be restarted.
[2] False start, "Daubs" and "Seth" lyrics, Fishman on trombone.

Teases:
· Dave's Energy Guide tease in Fire

Notes: Mockingbird was aborted and had to be restarted due to error.  Fire contained DEG teases from Trey. GTBT was dedicated to Don Drive and East Coast Printers. I Didn't Know had a false start, lyrics changed to reference "Daubs" and "Seth," and featured Fishman on trombone.

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Link Friday, 06/24/1988
Halverson's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: LizardsThe Lizards, Possum, Blue Bossa[1], AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, On Your Way Down[2], GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Fee, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew, Fluffhead

[1] First known Phish performance; unknown saxophone and trumpet players.
[2] First known Phish performance.

Notes: This setlist is incomplete. This show featured the first known Phish performances of Blue Bossa (with unknown saxophone and trumpet players) and On Your Way Down. It is unclear whether this recording is actually from this show (which was confirmed for this date), is from another show, or is a mix with pieces from various shows. The Blue Bossa on this recording appears to match the one from July 23, 1988.

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Link Monday, 06/27/1988
Cossayuna Lake, Cossayuna, NY

No known setlist!

Notes: Several fans who were in the area for the following evening’s Grateful Dead gig at the nearby Saratoga Performing Arts Center hired Phish to play at their campsite. While the show was apparently taped through the soundboard, copies do not circulate and no setlist is known.

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Link Thursday, 07/07/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

Set 1: BagAC/DC Bag, YEMYou Enjoy Myself > La Grange, Shaggy Dog, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, IDKI Didn't Know[1], Sweet Georgia Brown[2], Bold As Love[2]

Set 2: Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird, SuzySuzy Greenberg, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

[1] Fishman on trombone.
[2] First Known Phish Performance.

Notes: This was believed to be a three set show, but the second set is incomplete and the third set is unknown. I Didn't Know was dedicated to "Gida" and featured Fishman on trombone. This show marked the first known Phish performances of Sweet Georgia Brown and Bold As Love.

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Link Friday, 07/08/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Monday, 07/11/1988
Sam's Tavern, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Satin Doll, SuzySuzy Greenberg, Curtain WithThe Curtain With, Funky Bitch, Fire, Bold As Love, Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page[1] > AlumniAlumni Blues

Encore: McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters[2] > La Grange

[1] Fishman drum solo.
[2] Fishman on trombone.

Teases:
· Dave's Energy Guide tease in Suzy Greenberg

Notes: Trey graduated from college on this date and treated the crowd to a killer Alumni Blues. Letter to Jimmy Page featured a drum solo from Fishman. Suzy Greenberg included Dave’s Energy Guide teases. Trey referred to the "With" portion of The Curtain With as “A Living Nightmare.” McGrupp featured Fishman on trombone. The listed encore may actually be the start of the second set; the first set appeared to end after Alumni given Page’s comments.

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Link Tuesday, 07/12/1988
Sam's Tavern, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Cities, LizardsThe Lizards, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, GTBTGood Times Bad Times, Happy BirthdayHappy Birthday to You[1] > PeachesPeaches en Regalia, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, IDKI Didn't Know[2]

Set 2: Blue Bossa, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train > TimberTimber (Jerry), Fluffhead > JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago, MakisupaMakisupa Policeman, SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, BagAC/DC Bag > Roll Like a Cantaloupe

[1] Sung for "Jen."
[2] Fishman on trombone.

Teases:
· Happy Birthday to You quote in Peaches en Regalia
· Flash Light tease in You Enjoy Myself

Notes: Happy Birthday was sung to "Jen" and was subsequently sung in multiple parts of Peaches. YEM contained Flash Light teases and the vocal jam was based on "why should I feed you?." I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone.

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Link Saturday, 07/23/1988
Pete's Phabulous Phish Phest, Underhill, VT

Set 1: Jam, Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent[1] > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird[1], Mike'sMike's Song[1] > HydrogenI Am Hydrogen[1] > WeekapaugWeekapaug Groove[2], LizardsThe Lizards[1], On Your Way Down[1], BagAC/DC Bag[1] > Possum[1], Walk Away[3], Bold As Love[1], No Dogs Allowed[4], SlothThe Sloth, Fire[5]

Set 2: Curtain WithThe Curtain With[1] -> DEGDave's Energy Guide[1] -> Curtain WithThe Curtain With[1], Wilson[1], Terrapin[6], AntelopeRun Like an Antelope[1], Satin Doll[7], Blue Bossa[8], La Grange, AlumniAlumni Blues[1] > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page[1] > AlumniAlumni Blues[1], PeachesPeaches en Regalia

Set 3: YEMYou Enjoy Myself[1], Contact[1], HoodHarry Hood, Dinner and a Movie, SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light[9], Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

[1] Unknown additional percussionist.
[2] First known performance; Unknown additional percussionist.
[3] First known Phish performance; Unknown additional percussionist.
[4] First known performance.
[5] Peter Danforth and Dave Grippo on horns.; lyric changed to "Move over, Rover, and let Cameron take over."
[6] Fishman trombone solo.
[7] Peter Danforth and Dave Grippo on horns.
[8] Peter Danforth and Dave Grippo on horns, "Vincent" on trumpet.
[9] Peter Danforth on saxophone.

Teases:
· Fly Famous Mockingbird tease in The Lizards
· Peaches en Regalia tease

Notes: This gig was a party at the home of local Burlington musician Peter Danforth and included the first known performance of Weekapaug and No Dogs Allowed as well as the first known Phish performance of Walk Away. This version and the next known version of No Dogs Allowed (released by the band on Colorado ’88) concluded with a substantial section of Divided Sky. Fire, Satin Doll and Blue Bossa featured Danforth and Dave Grippo on horns. Blue Bossa also featured "Vincent" on trumpet and Slave also featured Danforth on saxophone. Forbin's through Bold As Love, The Curtain With through Wilson, Antelope, Alumni, Letter To Jimmy Page, YEM, and Contact all featured an unknown additional percussionist. After Weekapaug, Fishman teased both Weekapaug and Peaches on the drums. Lizards included a Mockingbird tease from Page. Fire's lyrics were changed to "move over, Rover, and let Cameron take over." Terrapin contained a Fishman trombone solo.

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Link Monday, 07/25/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Mike'sMike's Song > HydrogenI Am Hydrogen > WeekapaugWeekapaug Groove, Bold As Love, Light UpLight Up Or Leave Me Alone, Fluffhead

Set 2: Skin It Back, Harpua, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, Sanity

Encore: Icculus, Camel Walk

Teases:
· Theme from The Flintstones tease in Big Black Furry Creature from Mars
· Sanity tease in Camel Walk

Notes: These versions of Icculus and Sanity appear on the Junta re-release. During Icculus, Trey screamed "This is Red Rocks. This is The Edge!" Sanity was jokingly attributed to Jimmy Buffet. BBFCFM featured a tease of the Flintstones theme and Camel Walk contained a Sanity tease from Mike. This setlist is incomplete.

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Link Thursday, 07/28/1988
The Roma, Telluride, CO

Set 1: Setlist unknown

Set 2: Fluffhead, La Grange, LizardsThe Lizards, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, Corinna > BowieDavid Bowie, Fee, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars

Notes: This setlist is incomplete.  The set number in which these songs were performed is unknown, but it is believed that these songs were played late in the show.

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Link Friday, 07/29/1988
The Roma, Telluride, CO

Set 1: YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Satin Doll, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, Curtain WithThe Curtain With, Fire

Set 2: SuzySuzy Greenberg, Skin It Back, JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago, Dinner and a Movie, SlothThe Sloth > Icculus, Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird, IDKI Didn't Know[1], GTBTGood Times Bad Times

Set 3: Rocky Top, Light UpLight Up Or Leave Me Alone, Contact, Whipping Post, Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters[1], Bold As Love[2]

[1] Fishman on trombone.
[2] "Anger" changed to "Angus."

Teases:
· Take Five tease in The Sloth
· Dave's Energy Guide tease in Good Times Bad Times
· Theme from The Flintstones tease in Take the 'A' Train
· Charge! and You Shook Me All Night Long teases

Notes: I Didn't Know and McGrupp featured Fishman on trombone. Sloth contained a Take Five tease from Mike. There was a brief Gamehendge narration from Trey after Sloth that contained a Charge! tease from Page. Good Times Bad Times contained DEG teases and 'A' Train contained a Flintstones theme tease from Trey. Trey dedicated Bold As Love to one of his favorite guitar players of all time, Angus Young (guitarist for AC/DC). You Shook Me All Night Long was subsequently teased and in Bold As Love, "Anger" was changed to "Angus." 

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Link Saturday, 07/30/1988
The Roma, Telluride, CO

Set 1: All Blues[1], Mr. P.C.[2]

Set 2: Funky Bitch[1], SuzySuzy Greenberg[1], She Caught the KatyShe Caught the Katy and Left Me a Mule to Ride[1], Contact[1], Maiden Voyage[2], Corinna[1]

Set 3: La Grange, On Your Way Down, SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, TimberTimber (Jerry), Walk Away > Possum, Sneakin' SallySneakin' Sally Through the Alley, Harpua

Set 4: Fluffhead, Anarchy, Dear Mrs. Reagan, Terrapin[3], AntelopeRun Like an Antelope

Encore: Fire

[1] Fishman absent, Trey on drums.
[2] First known Phish performance; Fishman absent, Trey on drums.
[3] Fishman trombone solo.

Teases:
· Whipping Post tease in Anarchy

Notes: This show featured the first known Phish performances of Mr. P.C. and Maiden Voyage. Fishman missed the first two sets of the gig, prompting the band to play two sets of jazz and standard Phish material in his absence with Trey on drums. These opening sets are sometimes referred to as “Jazz Odyssey,” as the lone known taper labeled his master tapes as such. All Blues was played for the first time since April 15, 1986 (111 shows). During Antelope, Trey told the story of what happened to Fishman that evening and explained that Fish, who had been at the top of a mountain and, therefore, late for the gig, had to “Run like an Antelope, out of control.” Elsewhere in the set, Trey chided Fishman for his tardiness. The narration in Harpua was straightforward, with no teases. Anarchy included teases of Whipping Post. Terrapin featured a Fishman trombone solo. Many recordings of this show in circulation have the venue mislabeled as Fly Me to the Moon Saloon.

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Link Friday, 08/05/1988
The Roma, Telluride, CO

Set 1: La Grange, YEMYou Enjoy Myself > Cities -> DEGDave's Energy Guide -> Cities, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, Funky Bitch, Dinner and a Movie, Fire

Set 2: GolgiGolgi Apparatus > BagAC/DC Bag, Satin Doll, Sanity[1], BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, LizardsThe Lizards

Set 3: Mustang Sally, Corinna, Walk Away, JJLCJesus Just Left Chicago, Contact, MakisupaMakisupa Policeman, Whipping Post

Encore: Harpua

[1] Fishman on trombone.

Teases:
· Dave's Energy Guide tease in Cities
· London Bridge Is Falling Down tease in Take the 'A' Train
· Theme from The Flintstones tease in Big Black Furry Creature from Mars
· Theme from Popeye and Theme from Jeopardy! teases

Notes: On the recordings of this show in circulation, both Dinner and a Movie and Slave are cut. Cities included Dave's Energy Guide teases before actually segueing into the song. ‘A’ Train included a London Bridge is Falling Down tease from Trey. Funky Bitch was dedicated to The Blue Sevilles, a band playing across the street. Satin Doll was preceded by a Popeye theme tease from Trey and a Jeopardy! theme tease from Page. The band brought light board operator Tim Rogers on-stage for his birthday and presented him with a “Baked in Telluride” T-shirt. Sanity featured Fishman on trombone. BBFCFM included a Flintstones theme tease.

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Link Saturday, 08/06/1988
Aspen Mining Company, Aspen, CO

No known setlist!

Notes: The setlist for this show is unknown. Some circulating recordings labeled 8/6/88 contain a duplicate setlist from the first and second set of 8/5/88.

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Link Tuesday, 08/09/1988
John & Peter's, New Hope, PA

No known setlist!

Notes: The date of this show may be incorrect, but is known to have taken place between the Aspen show on August 6 and the show at The Front on August 11.

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Link Friday, 08/12/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Sunday, 08/21/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Monday, 08/22/1988
Nectar's, Burlington, VT

Set 1: 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, Satin Doll, McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters, Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird, Fluffhead, Cities > DEGDave's Energy Guide > Cities, SuzySuzy Greenberg, LizardsThe Lizards

Notes: Satin Doll was dedicated to Fish's t-shirt. McGrupp featured Fish on trombone. Mockingbird featured a "Paul Languedoc/Duct Tape Rap." Fluffhead was preceded by "Sailor in Jeopardy," which included Popeye and Jeopardy! themes. "Sailor" was then played as a jazz version. Fluffhead was introduced as “Lunkhead” and was dedicated to Mike (and his new mountain bike) and to Fish’s newly-shaved beard. The songs listed here are believed to be just one set. The setlist for set II (and set III if three sets were played) is unknown. The source of this setlist is phish.com.

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Link Wednesday, 08/24/1988
The Border, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

Notes: This show was a co-bill with The Hollywood Indians.

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Link Thursday, 08/25/1988
Unknown Venue, Enosburg, VT

No known setlist!

Notes: Phish was scheduled to play an outdoor gig but inclement weather forced cancellation. Several other bands were also on the bill, and Mike was slated to run sound (which he had already set up before the rain cancelled the event).

NOTE: This Phish performance does not count for stats purposes.

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Link Thursday, 09/08/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

Set 1: PeachesPeaches en Regalia > Walk Away, SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light, Wild Child, BagAC/DC Bag, Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird, Bold As Love

Set 2: Possum, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Cities -> DEGDave's Energy Guide > Cities, GTBTGood Times Bad Times, On Your Way Down > Whipping Post

Notes: This was definitely a three-set show, although a setlist for the third set is not known. Apparently, the lone taper’s ride home from the show had to leave early! Wild Child was played for the first time since September 27, 1985 (139 shows).

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Link Friday, 09/09/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Monday, 09/12/1988
Sam's Tavern, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Shaggy Dog, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, Fee, Bold As Love

Set 2: TimberTimber (Jerry), Satin Doll > LizardsThe Lizards, TMWSIYThe Man Who Stepped Into Yesterday > Avenu Malkenu > Bundle of Joy > Camel Walk, The Practical Song[1], HoodHarry Hood, Esther[1]

[1] First known performance.

Teases:
· London Bridge Is Falling Down tease in Take the 'A' Train

Notes: This show included the first known performances of The Practical Song and the old version of Esther (with different lyrics). 'A' Train contained London Bridge Is Falling Down teases. The listing for the first set is probably incomplete.

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Link Tuesday, 09/13/1988
Sam's Tavern, Burlington, VT

Set 1: Walk Away, Funky Bitch, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Flat Fee, McGruppMcGrupp and the Watchful Hosemasters > Wilson > PeachesPeaches en Regalia, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

Set 2: Ride Captain Ride, Boogie OnBoogie On Reggae Woman, Cities > DEGDave's Energy Guide > Cities, AntelopeRun Like an Antelope, Fluffhead

Set 3: Jam, Andy's Chest[1] -> BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars -> DEGDave's Energy Guide -> BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, Sanity -> Jam[2], Fire

[1] First known Phish performance.
[2] Fish on Vacuum; first known public occurrence of Fish playing the vacuum.

Teases:
· Dave's Energy Guide and Dave's Energy Guide teases in Cities

Notes: The second set listing might be incomplete, as the recordings that circulate cut during Fluffhead. Cities contained teases of DEG (both before and after DEG was performed). The jam out of Sanity was around ten minutes long, and may have been the first time Fishman used the vacuum on-stage. This show also marked the only known Phish performance of Andy’s Chest. Ride Captain Ride was played for the first time since March 23, 1987 (107 shows).

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Link Saturday, 09/24/1988
Humphries House (The Zoo), Amherst College, Amherst, MA

Set 1: GolgiGolgi Apparatus, On Your Way Down, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, YEMYou Enjoy Myself -> Wilson > PeachesPeaches en Regalia > La Grange, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, DividedDivided Sky[1], Bold As Love

Set 2: BowieDavid Bowie, LizardsThe Lizards, Walk Away > Possum, Fee -> Sparks > Whipping Post

Set 3: GTBTGood Times Bad Times > Fluffhead, CurtainThe Curtain > BagAC/DC Bag, Dinner and a Movie, Contact, BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars

[1] First known complete version.

Teases:
· Possum tease in Alumni Blues
· Theme from Popeye tease in Divided Sky
· Theme from Popeye, London Bridge Is Falling Down, and Theme from The Flintstones teases in AC/DC Bag
· Theme from Popeye tease in David Bowie
· The First Nowell tease
· Theme from Popeye tease in Fluffhead

Notes: Humphries House had been a Zeta Upsilon ("Zu") frat house and monthly parties used to occur there that were referred to as "Full Moon at the Zoo" parties. Alumni contained a Possum tease. YEM was dedicated to Dionysian Productions co-founder John Paluska.  This was the first known complete version of Divided Sky, with a large section of it having previously been performed as the back-half of No Dogs Allowed. Divided, Bowie, Fluffhead, and AC/DC Bag contained Popeye theme teases. AC/DC Bag also contained London Bridge Is Falling Down, and the Flintstones theme teases. The third set was preceded by a First Nowell tease. The second set listing might be incomplete, as the recordings that circulate cut into Bowie.

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Link Saturday, 10/29/1988
Sculpture Room, Goddard College, Plainfield, VT

Set 1: SuzySuzy Greenberg > LizardsThe Lizards, Time Loves a Hero[1], GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Bold As Love, La Grange, Contact, Costume Contest -> HoodHarry Hood

Set 2: Halley'sHalley's Comet[2] -> Whipping Post, Fee > AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, Walk Away > DividedDivided Sky, Curtis LoewThe Ballad of Curtis Loew[3], Mike'sMike's Song, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train > Fire

Set 3: Fluffhead > BagAC/DC Bag, Foam[4], Terrapin[5], BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, TimberTimber (Jerry)[6], SlaveSlave to the Traffic Light[6], Donna Lee[7], AntelopeRun Like an Antelope[6], IDKI Didn't Know[8], Wilson[9], PeachesPeaches en Regalia[6], Funky Bitch[6]

[1] First known Phish performance.
[2] Richard Wright on vocals.
[3] Bobby Brown on harmonica.
[4] First known performance.
[5] Fishman on trombone.
[6] Russ Remington on saxophone.
[7] Russ Remington on saxophone. First known Phish performance.
[8] Russ Remington on saxophone, Fish on trombone.
[9] Russ Remington on saxophone. Unfinished.

Teases:
· Theme from Popeye tease in Suzy Greenberg
· Theme from Popeye tease in Big Black Furry Creature from Mars

Notes: Suzy and BBFCFM included Popeye theme teases from Trey. Page, Mike, and Fishman noodled around with the Hood intro while Trey conducted the costume contest. A fan dressed as Harry Hood won! Bobby Brown sat in on harmonica for Curtis Loew, Richard Wright provided vocals for Halley’s, and Russ Remington sat in on saxophone from Timber through Funky Bitch. Terrapin and I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone. Wilson was unfinished. This show included the first known performance of Foam and the first known Phish performances of Time Loves a Hero and Donna Lee.

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Link Thursday, 11/03/1988
Molly's Cafe, Boston, MA

Soundcheck: Shaggy Dog, Foam

Set 1: Fire, GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Fluffhead > Possum, Fee, AlumniAlumni Blues > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

Set 2: Time Loves a Hero, Walk Away, LizardsThe Lizards, Shaggy Dog, Whipping Post, Contact, Bold As Love, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, AntelopeRun Like an Antelope

Set 3: SuzySuzy Greenberg, Foam, IDKI Didn't Know[1], BBFCFMBig Black Furry Creature from Mars, Harpua, BowieDavid Bowie

[1] Fishman on trombone.

Teases:
· Dave's Energy Guide tease in Whipping Post
· Theme from Popeye tease in Big Black Furry Creature from Mars

Notes: Lizards was dedicated to Cilla for cooking the band spaghetti before the show. Whipping Post included DEG teases and BBFCFM featured a Popeye theme tease. I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone.

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Link Friday, 11/04/1988
Nardis Restaurant, Clinton, NY

Set 1: Mike'sMike's Song

Notes: It is unknown if Mike's Song was played in the first or second set of this show.

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Link Friday, 11/11/1988
Old Stone Church, Newmarket, NH

Set 1: IDKI Didn't Know[1], GTBTGood Times Bad Times, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Possum, Fluffhead, 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train, BowieDavid Bowie

Set 2: GolgiGolgi Apparatus, Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird, Mike'sMike's Song > HydrogenI Am Hydrogen > WeekapaugWeekapaug Groove

Set 3: Mr. P.C.[2], Fee, Bold As Love, LizardsThe Lizards, Whipping Post

[1] Carl Gerhard on trumpet.
[2] Carl Gerhard and Russ Remington on horns.

Teases:
· Theme from Spider-Man tease in Mr. P.C.

Notes: I Didn't Know featured Carl Gerhard on trumpet; this was his first known appearance with Phish. Mr. P.C., which included a Spider-Man theme tease, featured Carl Gerhard and Russ Remington on horns. Some recordings circulate with Timber in the second set and an encore including Peaches, Funky Bitch, and Donna Lee; this is actually filler from the October 29, 1988 show.

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Link Friday, 12/09/1988
Sheehan's, Northampton, MA

Set 1: 'A' TrainTake the 'A' Train

Notes: It is unknown if 'A' Train was performed in the first or second set of this show.

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Link Saturday, 12/10/1988
The Red Barn, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

Set 1: IDKI Didn't Know[1], GolgiGolgi Apparatus, BowieDavid Bowie, LizardsThe Lizards, Foam, Fee, Mike'sMike's Song > HydrogenI Am Hydrogen > WeekapaugWeekapaug Groove, Wilson, Forbin'sColonel Forbin's Ascent > MockingbirdFly Famous Mockingbird

Set 2: AlumniAlumni Blues[2] > LTJPLetter to Jimmy Page > AlumniAlumni Blues, YEMYou Enjoy Myself, Contact, SlothThe Sloth, BagAC/DC Bag -> Possum, GTBTGood Times Bad Times

Encore: AntelopeRun Like an Antelope

[1] Fishman on trombone.
[2] Additional lyrics.

Teases:
· Wilson and Timber (Jerry) teases in David Bowie

Notes: I Didn't Know featured Fishman on trombone. The Bowie intro contained Wilson and Timber (Jerry) teases. Alumni contained additional lyrics. This show was a benefit for NORML.

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Link Sunday, 12/11/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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Link Monday, 12/12/1988
The Front, Burlington, VT

No known setlist!

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