Take the 'A' Train as performed by Phish

It was played at 6.74% of live Phish shows.
It was last played April 13, 1994, which was 919 shows ago.
There have been 1,755 shows since the live debut.
“Take the 'A' Train” has been played approximately once every 14.8 shows.
Since its debut, “Take the 'A' Train” has been played, on average, once every 14.9 shows.
It was played 118 time(s) at the following show(s):

Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes Comments
1987-04-29 Nectar's 64 2 DEG Halley's First known Phish performance; J...
1987-10-14 Hunt's 17 1 Peaches > YEM
1987-10-31 Sculpture Room, Goddard College 5 2 Peaches > Timber
1987-11-18 Hunt's 1 1 Peaches Golgi
1987-11-19 Hunt's 1 3 Harpua Camel Walk
1988-01-27 Gallagher's 4 1 Alumni GTBT
1988-02-08 Nectar's 3 1 Funky Bitch Golgi
1988-02-20 St. Lawrence University 2 1 Peaches > Possum
1988-03-11 The Base Lodge, Stearns Hall... 4 1 Sneakin' Sally YEM
1988-03-31 Kenny's Castaways 5 1 Mockingbird Fire
1988-05-14 Goddard College 15 1 Alumni *** Carl Boyle on saxophone.
1988-05-15 Beecher Hill Farm 1 2 Peaches JJLC
1988-05-21 Nectar's 1 3 Cities Curtain With
1988-05-23 Nectar's 2 1 *** Golgi
1988-06-15 The Front 5 2 Dinner and a Movie GTBT (London Bridge Is Falling Down and Theme from The Brady Bunch teases )
1988-06-20 Nectar's 3 3 Satin Doll > > Possum (Theme from The Flintstones tease)
1988-07-12 Sam's Tavern 8 2 Blue Bossa > Timber
1988-07-28 The Roma 4 2 Lizards Corinna
1988-07-29 The Roma 1 3 Curtis Loew McGrupp (Theme from The Flintstones tease)
1988-08-03 Fly Me to the Moon Saloon 2 2 La Grange Whipping Post
1988-08-04 The Roma 1 1 Sloth Poor Heart
1988-08-05 The Roma 1 1 Cities Funky Bitch (London Bridge Is Falling Down tease)
1988-08-13 The Front 5 1 Bag Forbin's
1988-08-22 Nectar's 4 1 *** Satin Doll
1988-08-27 Food Court, Mont Alto Campus... 2 1 Mike's Golgi
1988-09-12 Sam's Tavern 6 1 Shaggy Dog Fee (London Bridge Is Falling Down tease)
1988-09-22 Campus Pub 3 1 McGrupp Fluffhead
1988-09-24 Humphries House (The Zoo), A... 1 1 La Grange Divided
1988-10-29 Sculpture Room, Goddard College 2 2 Mike's > Fire
1988-11-03 Molly's Cafe 1 2 Bold As Love Antelope
1988-11-05 Hamilton College 2 1 Possum Golgi
1988-11-11 Old Stone Church 1 1 Fluffhead Bowie
1988-12-02 Molly's Cafe 1 1 Bold As Love Divided
1988-12-09 Sheehan's 1 1 *** ***
1989-01-26 The Paradise 10 1 Lizards Sanity
1989-02-06 The Front 4 2 Sanity Golgi (Theme from Woody Woodpecker tease)
1989-02-11 Sheehan's 3 1 Sloth ***
1989-02-17 Old Stone Church 1 1 Golgi Alumni
1989-03-03 Living and Learning Center, ... 6 2 SOAMelt Bowie
1989-03-04 The Wetlands Preserve 1 1 *** IDK
1989-03-13 Nectar's 3 2 Sanity Possum
1989-03-24 The Paradise 2 1 If I Only Had a Brain Bowie
1989-05-01 Pearl Street Ballroom 18 1 Alumni SOAMelt (Sailor's Hornpipe tease)
1989-05-05 Sigma Phi House, Hamilton Co... 2 2 IDK GTBT
1989-05-13 The Orange Grove 6 1 Walk Away SOAMelt
1989-05-20 Northfield/Mt. Hermon School... 4 2 Contact Bowie (Theme from Popeye tease)
1989-05-27 Alpha Delta Phi Fraternity 3 1 YEM Fluffhead
1989-05-28 Ian McLean's Party, Connie C... 1 2 Peaches Possum Unknown saxophone player named "... (Dixie tease)
1989-08-12 Burlington Boathouse 12 1 Donna Lee ***
1989-08-19 Collis Center, Dartmouth Col... 4 2 SOAMelt Divided
1989-11-09 Mission Park Dining Hall, Wi... 31 1 YEM > GTBT (Frankenstein tease)
1989-11-10 Sigma Phi House, Hamilton Co... 1 e2 *** > Antelope (Theme from The Flintstones tease)
1989-11-18 23 East Caberet 3 1 YEM Bag
1989-11-30 The Paradise 1 2 SOAMelt > Suzy (Dixie and Theme from Popeye teases )
1989-12-07 8x10 Club 6 1 YEM Bag
1989-12-09 Huden Dining Hall, Castleton... 2 2 *** > Fluffhead
1989-12-15 Ukrainian National Home 1 1 *** > Golgi
1990-02-08 The Jade Elephant 21 1 Walk Away ***
1990-02-09 Chameleon Club 1 2 Wilson Alumni (Theme from Brazil tease)
1990-02-24 The Bayou 7 1 Antelope *** (Theme from The Flintstones, Theme from Popeye, and Theme from The Brady Bunch teases )
1990-03-02 The Chance 3 1 Foam Forbin's
1990-03-08 Aiko's 4 1 Suzy > Antelope
1990-03-11 The Front 3 2 Dinner and a Movie > Sloth
1990-03-28 Beta Hockey Team Party 4 1 Suzy > Runaway Jim
1990-04-04 Quigley's, University of Col... 4 1 Walk Away Possum (Theme from Woody Woodpecker tease)
1990-04-07 El Dorado Café 3 2 Funky Bitch Bold As Love
1990-04-12 The Inferno 3 1 YEM Cavern
1990-04-18 Herman's Hideaway 3 1 MSO > Possum
1990-04-20 Ramskeller, Colorado State U... 2 1 *** > Divided (Theme from Popeye tease)
1990-05-11 The Living Room 15 e *** > BBFCFM
1990-05-15 Hamilton College 3 2 *** Tweezer
1990-05-23 The Library 2 2 McGrupp > Antelope
1990-06-01 The Cotton Club 6 1 *** > Reba
1990-06-05 Cat's Cradle 2 1 Suzy > Bowie
1990-06-09 The Wetlands Preserve 4 e *** > Contact (Dixie tease)
1990-06-17 Wendell Studios ø 1 Alumni In a Mellow Tone
1990-09-13 The Wetlands Preserve 4 2 Buried Alive -> > Sparks (Buried Alive tease)
1990-10-13 Greenstreets 22 1 Uncle Pen Carolina
1990-11-28 Clement's Brew Pub 24 2 Possum Mike's
1991-02-16 The Marquee 18 1 Cavern Landlady
1991-03-13 Boulder Theater 15 e *** > BBFCFM
1991-03-23 The Inferno 5 e *** > BBFCFM
1991-03-29 DNA Lounge 3 1 Lizards Mike's
1991-04-03 Britt Ballroom 3 2 CDT MSO
1991-04-05 Starry Night 2 1 Cavern > > Reba (Theme from Popeye tease)
1991-04-19 Nietzsche’s 8 2 Coil > > Antelope
1991-04-25 Field House, UNH 4 e *** > Highway to Hell
1991-05-03 Somerville Theatre 4 e *** > BBFCFM
1991-05-10 Page Commons Room, Student C... 3 e *** > Highway to Hell
1991-05-17 Campus Club 4 1 Weekapaug *** Carl Gerhard on trumpet.
1991-05-18 The Marquee 1 2 Stash MSO
1991-07-18 Hampton Casino Ballroom 7 1 Stash Cavern Giant Country Horns.
1991-09-30 The Dugout Lounge, Ohio Univ... 15 1 Sparkle Llama
1991-10-12 Roseland Theater 8 2 CDT Dinner and a Movie
1991-10-23 Chuy's 6 e *** ***
1991-10-27 Elk Ballroom 3 2 Destiny > Antelope
1991-11-01 Gothic Theatre 4 2 Weekapaug > Tela (Dixie tease)
1991-11-07 Tipitina's 3 2 Bowie HYHU The Aquarium Rescue Unit. (Dixie tease)
1991-11-10 Music Farm 3 2 Suzy SOAMelt
1991-11-14 Cat's Cradle 3 2 Tweezer > > HYHU Charlie Chan signal at the end. (We Wish You a Merry Christmas and Frosty the Snowman teases )
1991-11-24 Webster Hall, Dartmouth College 8 2 CDT YEM
1992-03-14 Roseland Ballroom 12 1 CDT Mike's
1992-03-21 Chestnut Cabaret 4 2 Suzy > My Friend Simpsons signal.
1992-03-31 The Blue Note 8 1 Reba > Llama (Dixie tease)
1992-04-05 The Fox Theatre 4 2 Cold as Ice > Runaway Jim (Dixie tease)
1992-04-13 After the Gold Rush 5 1 Foam > Bowie
1992-04-22 Hilton Ballroom 7 e *** Rocky Top
1992-04-29 First Avenue 4 1 Bouncin' > Bowie (Theme from Popeye and Yield Not to Temptation teases )
1992-05-06 St. Andrew's Hall 6 2 HYHU Golgi
1992-07-14 The Boathouse 23 2 YEM > Tweeprise
1992-08-17 The Coach House 20 2 HYHU > Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Theme from The Flintstones and Somewhere Over the Rainbow teases )
1992-11-21 Pritchard Gym, SB Sports Com... 13 2 HYHU > Llama
1992-11-27 The Capitol Theatre 4 2 Faht > Cavern
1992-12-03 Bogart's 5 2 HYHU > Cavern (Dixie tease)
1992-12-30 Symphony Hall 12 2 HYHU > Llama (Blue Monk tease)
1993-02-12 Mid-Hudson Civic Center 10 1 IDK > Antelope
1993-05-05 Palace Theatre 59 e Cavern > > Cavern
1993-08-16 American Theater 31 2 BBJ > GTBT
1994-04-13 Beacon Theatre 19 2 Fee -> Bowie (Dixie tease)

"Take the 'A' Train" was teased at the following shows

Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
1987-02-21 Phish Blue Monk (Tease) Slade Hall, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
1989-05-13 Phish David Bowie (Tease) The Orange Grove, Syracuse, NY, USA
1989-05-20 Phish David Bowie (Tease) Northfield/Mt. Hermon School Gymnasium, Northfield, MA, USA
1989-11-16 Phish David Bowie (Tease) Pearl Street Ballroom, Northampton, MA, USA
1990-04-04 Phish Possum (Tease) Quigley's, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
1990-05-23 Phish Run Like an Antelope (Tease) The Library, Richmond, VA, USA
1990-06-05 Phish David Bowie (Tease) Cat's Cradle, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
1991-05-18 Phish David Bowie (Tease) The Marquee, New York, NY, USA
1992-04-13 Phish David Bowie (Tease) After the Gold Rush, Tempe, AZ, USA
1993-02-12 Phish Run Like an Antelope (Tease) Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie, NY, USA
1994-04-13 Phish David Bowie (Tease) Beacon Theatre, New York, NY, USA
1997-02-26 Phish Jam (Tease) Longhorn, Stuttgart, Germany

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