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Performances Song History Lyrics

Bug has not been seen in 2 Phish shows.
It was played at 3.53% of live shows.
There have been 439 shows since the live debut.
Bug has been played, on average, once every 28 shows.
Since its debut, Bug has been played, on average, every 8 shows.
It was played 58 time(s) at the following show(s):

Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1999-06-30 Sandstone Amphitheatre, Bonner Springs, KS 1232 2 Piper My Left ToePhish debut. 
1999-07-07 Blockbuster Pavilion, Charlotte, NC 4 2 My Left Toe > YEM
1999-07-13 Tweeter Center, Mansfield, MA 5 2 Piper Mist
1999-09-09 GM Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 15 2 Tweezer YEM
1999-09-21 Pima County Fairgrounds, Tucson, AZ 9 2 Carini > Strange Design
1999-10-08 Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, NY 12 2 Tweezer Fee
1999-12-03 Firstar Center, Cincinnati, OH 4 2 LxL Piper
1999-12-05 BlueCross Arena, Rochester, NY 2 1 Taste Sparkle
1999-12-07 Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland, ME 1 2 Heavy Things Gin
1999-12-12 Hartford Civic Center, Hartford, CT 4 1 Beauty of My Dreams Stash
1999-12-17 Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA 4 2 Jam > Jennifer Dances
1999-12-31 Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, Big Cypress, FL 3 2 Roses 2001
2000-05-18 KFOG Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA 1 1 First Tube BOTTDown with Disease tease.
2000-05-19 Key Club, Los Angeles, CA 1 1 First Tube Heavy ThingsDave's Energy Guide tease.
2000-05-22 Radio City Music Hall, New York, NY 2 e *** Golgi
2000-05-23 Roseland Ballroom, New York, NY 1 2 Train Song ***
2000-06-11 Hibiya Outdoor Theatre, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan 3 2 Beauty of My Dreams Bowie
2000-06-16 Zepp, Suminoe-ku, Osaka, Japan 4 2 Julius ***
2000-06-22 AmSouth Amphitheatre, Antioch, TN 1 1 LxL Poor Heart
2000-06-24 Lakewood Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA 2 2 BOAF MSO
2000-07-01 Meadows Music Theatre, Hartford, CT 5 2 Jibboo First Tube
2000-07-06 Molson Amphitheatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 3 2 2001 > Piper
2000-07-15 Polaris Amphitheater, Columbus, OH 7 2 Mango YEM
2000-09-25 Sandstone Amphitheatre, Bonner Springs, KS 14 1 Water in the Sky Julius
2000-10-04 Coors Amphitheatre, Chula Vista, CA 5 2 Jibboo Hood
2003-02-15 Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, NV 9 2 Waves > Ghost
2003-02-22 U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati, OH 5 2 Bowie ***
2003-07-18 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 14 2 Catapult Secret Smile
2003-07-25 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre - Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 5 e Star Spangled Banner ***
2003-07-30 Tweeter Center at the Waterfront, Camden, NJ 4 2 Twist YEM
2003-08-02 Loring Commerce Center at Loring Air Force Base, Limestone, ME 2 3 Spread It 'Round > ***
2003-12-02 FleetCenter, Boston, MA 5 e *** ***
2004-06-18 KeySpan Park, Brooklyn, NY 9 e *** Tweeprise
2004-08-09 Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA 8 2 NICU Contact
2009-03-08 Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA 8 e Contact Tweeprise
2009-06-06 Comcast Center, Mansfield, MA 5 2 Possum ***
2009-06-21 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 10 2 DwD > Piper
2009-11-18 Cobo Arena, Detroit, MI 16 2 Taste Velvet Sea
2010-06-24 Susquehanna Bank Center, Camden, NJ 26 e *** ***
2010-08-14 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 16 2 Weekapaug ***
2010-10-12 1stBank Center, Broomfield, CO 7 2 Halfway to the Moon > Summer of '89
2010-12-28 DCU Center, Worcester, MA 13 2 Hood > ***
2011-06-07 Comcast Center, Mansfield, MA 12 2 Mango Pebbles and Marbles
2011-06-14 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, Alpharetta, GA 5 2 2001 > ADITL
2011-07-01 Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY 5 2 Simple > Horse
2011-08-09 Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys, Stateline, NV 6 e *** Coil
2011-12-28 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 10 2 Hood > ***
2012-06-17 Bader Field, Atlantic City, NJ 9 2 Silent ADITL
2012-06-28 Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville, IN 6 2 Waves > Bowie
2012-07-03 Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, NY 4 2 Walk Away Fluffhead
2012-08-19 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA 8 2 Meatstick YEM
2012-12-29 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 11 2 Suzy > Cavern
2013-07-06 Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY 5 1 Heavy Things Bouncin'
2013-07-26 Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA 12 2 Mango > Bowie
2013-08-03 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA 5 1 Axilla Possum
2013-10-22 BlueCross Arena, Rochester, NY 9 2 Possum Heavy Things
2013-10-31 Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, NJ 6 3 Hood > Antelope
2014-07-19 FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, Chicago, IL 21 e Grind Suzy
Bug was also performed the following 9 times:
Show Date Artist Venue Notes
1999-05-08Trey Anastasio Band Oscar Mayer Theatre, Madison, WITAB debut.
1999-05-10Trey Anastasio Band Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, Asheville, NC
2002-05-31Trey Anastasio Band Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, NVPage on keyboards in place of Ray.
2005-10-28Trey Anastasio Band The Aladdin Theatre, Las Vegas, NVTrey solo acoustic.
2005-11-10Trey Anastasio Band Shea's Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, NYTrey solo acoustic.
2008-08-07Trey Anastasio Band Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY
2008-10-18Trey Anastasio Band Palace Theatre, Albany, NY
2011-02-18Trey Anastasio Band State Theatre, Portland, METrey solo acoustic.
2011-02-26Trey Anastasio Band Lifestyle Communities Pavilion, Columbus, OHTrey solo acoustic.
"Bug" was performed on the following dates that do not count for statistical purposes:
Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1999-06-24 The Barn, Outer Burlington, VT --- 2 Jam Saw It Again
2000-05-15 Sonic Studios, Philadelphia, PA --- 1 The Inlaw Josie Wales Jibboo
"Bug" was teased at the following shows:
Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
1999-10-08Phish The Squirming Coil (Tease) Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, NY
1999-12-31Phish Piper (Tease) Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, Big Cypress, FL
2011-06-07Phish Run Like an Antelope (Tease) Comcast Center, Mansfield, MA
2011-07-01Phish Simple (Tease) Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY
2012-06-28Phish David Bowie (Tease) Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville, IN
2013-07-26Phish David Bowie (Tease) Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA

A blue showdate cell indicates that you were in attendance.
Yellow rows indicate recommended versions.
Pink rows indicate a key version. If you don't know this song, you should consider starting here.

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