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Performances Song History

Big Ball Jam has not been seen in 731 Phish shows.
It was played at 6.08% of live shows.
There have been 1037 shows since the live debut.
Big Ball Jam has been played, on average, once every 16 shows.
Since its debut, Big Ball Jam has been played, on average, every 10 shows.
It was played 101 time(s) at the following show(s):

Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1992-11-19 Ross Arena, St. Michael's College, Colchester, VT 677 2 Tweezer > Poor HeartDebut; Trey explained the concept of the jam. 
1992-11-21 Pritchard Gym, SB Sports Complex, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 2 2 Llama -> Llama
1992-11-23 Broome County Forum, Binghamton, NY 1 2 Weekapaug -> Weekapaug
1992-12-03 Bogart's, Cincinnati, OH 7 2 MSO > HYHU
1992-12-06 The Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL 3 2 Paul and Silas > Gin
1992-12-08 Barrymore Theatre, Madison, WI 2 2 MSO > Sleeping Monkey
1992-12-10 State Theater, Kalamazoo, MI 1 2 MSO > Maze
1992-12-11 Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MI 1 2 Paul and Silas > Coil
1992-12-13 Le Spectrum, Montréal, Québec, Canada 2 2 MSO > HYHU
1992-12-29 Palace Theatre, New Haven, CT 2 2 MSO > FEFY
1992-12-29 Palace Theatre, New Haven, CT 0 e *** CarolinaA cappella. Without microphones. 
1992-12-30 Symphony Hall, Springfield, MA 1 2 Possum > HYHU
1992-12-31 Matthews Arena, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 1 2 MSO > Stash
1993-02-03 Portland Expo, Portland, ME 1 2 Terrapin > TerrapinFish on vaccum. 
1993-02-04 Providence Performing Arts Center, Providence, RI 1 2 Uncle Pen HYHU
1993-02-06 Roseland Ballroom, New York, NY 2 2 Uncle Pen HYHU
1993-02-07 Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University, Washington, DC 1 2 Tweezer > GlideGumbo tease.
1993-02-09 Auditorium Theatre, Rochester, NY 1 2 Sample > Stash
1993-02-11 Haas Center for the Arts, Bloomsburg, PA 2 2 Mound > Bouncin'
1993-02-12 Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie, NY 1 2 Poor Heart FEFY
1993-02-13 Bob Carpenter Center, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 1 2 YEM HYHU
1993-02-15 Memorial Hall, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 1 2 Poor Heart HYHU
1993-02-17 Benton Convention Center, Winston-Salem, NC 1 2 My Friend MSOCharge! and Call to the Post teases.
1993-02-19 Roxy Theatre, Atlanta, GA 2 2 Ya Mar Lawn BoyCharge! tease.
1993-02-20 Roxy Theatre, Atlanta, GA 1 2 FEFY > HYHU
1993-02-25 The Cameo Theatre, Miami Beach, FL 4 2 Uncle Pen FEFY
1993-02-26 Ritz Theatre, Tampa, FL 1 2 Mound YEM
1993-02-27 Florida Theatre, Gainesville, FL 1 2 Sample > Ya Mar
1993-03-05 Deep Ellum Live, Dallas, TX 3 2 MSO HYHU
1993-03-06 Liberty Lunch, Austin, TX 1 2 Paul and Silas > FEFY
1993-03-08 Sweeney Center, Santa Fe, NM 1 2 Stash My Friend
1993-03-08 Sweeney Center, Santa Fe, NM 0 e CDT -> *** Reprise.
1993-03-09 Pike's Peak Center, Colorado Springs, CO 1 2 Silent > HYHU
1993-03-12 Dobson Arena, Vail, CO 1 2 Mound CDT
1993-03-13 Balch Fieldhouse, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 1 2 Uncle Pen Mike's
1993-03-14 Paul Wright Gym, Western State College, Gunnison, CO 1 2 Rift Great Gig in the Sky
1993-03-18 The Palace, Hollywood, CA 3 2 Uncle Pen HYHU
1993-03-21 Ventura Theatre, Ventura, CA 2 2 MSO > HYHU
1993-03-24 Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, Santa Rosa, CA 2 2 Mound FEFY
1993-03-25 Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, Santa Cruz, CA 1 e MSO > Sweet Adeline
1993-03-26 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco, CA 1 2 Silent YEM
1993-03-28 East Gym, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA 2 2 Gin YEM
1993-03-30 Hilton Ballroom, Eugene, OR 1 2 Lifeboy Weigh
1993-03-31 Roseland Theater, Portland, OR 1 2 Hood It's Ice
1993-04-01 Roseland Theater, Portland, OR 1 2 Poor Heart HYHU
1993-04-02 Mt. Baker Theatre, Bellingham, WA 1 2 Lizards HYHU
1993-04-09 State Theatre, Minneapolis, MN 3 2 MSO > HYHUAuld Lang Syne tease.
1993-04-10 Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, IL 1 2 Glide > Mike's
1993-04-12 IMU Ballroom, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 1 2 It's Ice > YEM
1993-04-13 Memorial Hall, Kansas City, KS 1 2 FEFY Mike's
1993-04-14 American Theater, St. Louis, MO 1 2 Mound YEM
1993-04-16 The Macauley Theater, Louisville, KY 1 2 Uncle Pen HYHU
1993-04-17 Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MI 1 2 HYHU CoilTrey on drums and Fish on vacuum.  
1993-04-18 Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MI 1 2 Mound Mike's
1993-04-20 Newport Music Hall, Columbus, OH 1 2 Sample TMWSIY
1993-04-21 Newport Music Hall, Columbus, OH 1 2 Silent Mike's
1993-04-22 The Agora Theatre, Cleveland, OH 1 2 Lizards YEM
1993-04-23 Cotterell Court, Reid Athletic Center, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY 1 2 Paul and Silas > Mike's
1993-04-24 Cheel Arena, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 1 2 Mound > YEM
1993-04-25 Kuhl Gym, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY 1 2 Uncle Pen Mike's
1993-04-27 Concert Hall, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1 2 Lizards YEM
1993-04-29 Le Spectrum, Montréal, Québec, Canada 1 2 Mound Reba
1993-04-30 Sports Center, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT 1 2 Mound Hood
1993-05-01 Tower Theatre, Upper Darby, PA 1 2 Coil Halley's
1993-05-02 Tower Theatre, Upper Darby, PA 1 2 Lizards Uncle Pen
1993-05-03 State Theatre, New Brunswick, NJ 1 2 Runaway Jim HYHUCharge! tease.
1993-05-05 Palace Theatre, Albany, NY 1 2 Weigh > Ya Mar
1993-05-06 Palace Theatre, Albany, NY 1 2 Uncle Pen Coil
1993-05-07 Bangor Auditorium, Bangor, ME 1 2 Fee > YEM
1993-05-08 Field House, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 1 2 Jam -> Mike's
1993-05-29 Laguna Seca Raceway, Monterey, CA 1 1 Cavern > YEM
1993-07-17 The Filene Center at Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA 4 2 Sparkle > Mike's
1993-07-21 Orange County Fairgrounds, Middletown, NY 2 1 Runaway Jim Purple Rain
1993-07-23 Jones Beach Amphitheater, Wantagh, NY 2 2 Uncle Pen YEM
1993-07-25 Waterloo Village, Stanhope, NJ 2 2 Lizards Purple Rain
1993-08-08 Nautica Stage, Cleveland, OH 10 2 Possum > HYHU
1993-08-12 Meadow Brook Music Festival, Rochester Hills, MI 3 2 Lawn Boy GolgiTweezer Reprise tease.
1993-08-16 American Theater, St. Louis, MO 4 2 Poor Heart 'A' Train
1993-08-28 William Randolph Hearst Greek Theatre, Berkeley, CA 7 2 It's Ice > Purple Rain
1993-12-29 New Haven Veterans Memorial Coliseum, New Haven, CT 2 2 Walk Away > HYHU
1994-04-08 Recreation Hall, Penn State University, State College, PA 6 2 Bouncin' Bowie
1994-04-09 Broome County Arena, Binghamton, NY 1 2 Peaches > DemandThe Little Drummer Boy and Demand teases.
1994-04-11 Snivley Arena, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 2 2 Sample YEM
1994-04-13 Beacon Theatre, New York, NY 1 2 Reba Fee
1994-04-17 Patriot Center, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 4 2 Reba Maze
1994-04-18 Bob Carpenter Center, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 1 2 Gin Ya Mar
1994-04-20 Virginia Horse Center, Lexington, VA 1 2 Sample Hood
1994-04-21 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Winston-Salem, NC 1 2 SOAMule Possum
1994-04-25 Civic Auditorium, Knoxville, TN 4 2 Bouncin' BBFCFM
1994-05-17 The Arlington Theatre, Santa Barbara, CA 16 2 Uncle Pen Sample
1994-05-19 Silva Concert Hall, Hult Center for the Performing Arts, Eugene, OR 1 2 Julius HoodTheme from I Love Lucy tease.
1994-05-21 The Moore Theatre, Seattle, WA 2 2 Contact > JuliusSmoke on the Water tease.
1994-05-25 Warfield Theatre, San Francisco, CA 3 2 Contact > Julius
1994-06-13 Memorial Hall, Kansas City, KS 8 2 SOAMule HYHU
1994-06-16 State Theatre, Minneapolis, MN 2 2 Mockingbird DwD
1994-06-17 Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, WI 1 2 Sparkle > Julius
1994-06-22 Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Columbus, OH 4 2 MSO JJLC
1994-07-09 Great Woods Center for the Performing Arts, Mansfield, MA 13 2 Sparkle > Hood
1994-07-14 Finger Lakes Performing Arts Center, Canandaigua, NY 3 2 Sparkle > Hood
1994-10-16 Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium, Chattanooga, TN 11 2 Fluffhead > Antelope
1994-10-25 Atlanta Civic Center, Atlanta, GA 6 2 JJLC -> HYHU
1994-12-09 Mesa Amphitheatre, Mesa, AZ 30 2 Julius > HYHU

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