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Taste has not been seen in 3 Phish shows.
It was played at 7.51% of live shows.
There have been 773 shows since the live debut.
Taste has been played, on average, once every 13 shows.
Since its debut, Taste has been played, on average, every 6 shows.
It was played 125 time(s) at the following show(s):

Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1995-06-07 Boise State University Pavilion, Boise, ID 937 1 Weigh Strange DesignDebut. 
1995-06-09 Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO 2 1 Theme Sparkle
1995-06-13 Riverport Amphitheater, Maryland Heights, MO 2 1 Strange Design > Reba
1995-06-15 Lakewood Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA 2 1 Old Home Place Wedge
1995-06-17 Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, Bristow, VA 2 1 Suzy Fee
1995-06-20 Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 2 1 If I Could IDK
1995-06-23 Waterloo Village, Stanhope, NJ 2 1 Free > YEM
1995-06-25 The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA 2 1 Bag > Theme
1995-06-29 Jones Beach Amphitheater, Wantagh, NY 3 1 Runaway Jim > Horse
1995-06-30 Great Woods Center for the Performing Arts, Mansfield, MA 1 1 Horn Wedge
1996-07-03 Stadio Briamasco, Trento, Italy 64 1 Sparkle > LlamaCarlos Santana and Karl Perazzo. Trey flubbed lyrics. Debut of the new, reworked version (similar to the Billy Breathes album version). 
1996-07-09 Centre International, Deauville, France 4 1 Poor Heart CTB
1996-07-12 Melkweg, Amsterdam, Netherlands 3 1 Funky Bitch Theme
1996-07-21 The Forum, Nüremberg, Germany 6 1 Silent Train Song
1996-08-02 Wolf Mountain Amphitheatre, Park City, UT 5 2 Simple > Free
1996-08-07 Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO 4 1 Gumbo Lawn Boy
1996-08-12 Deer Creek Music Center, Noblesville, IN 2 1 Dog Faced Boy Oh Kee Pa
1996-08-17 Plattsburgh Air Force Base, Plattsburgh, NY 4 1 Sample Fee
1996-10-16 Olympic Center, Lake Placid, NY 1 2 Wolfman's Train Song
1996-10-18 Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, PA 2 1 Billy Breathes Sample
1996-10-22 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 3 2 DwD > Mango
1996-10-25 Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA 2 1 Ha Ha Ha > Makisupa
1996-10-27 North Charleston Coliseum, North Charleston, SC 2 1 Talk SuzyNorwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) tease.
1996-10-29 Leon County Civic Center, Tallahassee, FL 1 1 CTB Bouncin'Karl Perazzo. 
1996-11-02 Coral Sky Amphitheater, West Palm Beach, FL 2 1 Fee -> CavernKarl Perazzo on percussion. 
1996-11-06 Knoxville Civic Coliseum, Knoxville, TN 2 1 FEFY Train Song
1996-11-09 The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, MI 3 2 YEM Swept Away
1996-11-13 Target Center, Minneapolis, MN 2 1 Ya Mar Train Song
1996-11-14 Hilton Coliseum, Ames, IA 1 2 Sample Swept Away
1996-11-15 Kiel Center, St. Louis, MO 1 1 CDT Cavern
1996-11-18 Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, TN 2 1 Poor Heart > Billy Breathes
1996-11-19 Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, MO 1 1 Fee > Loving Cup
1996-11-22 Spokane Arena, Spokane, WA 1 1 Wolfman's Ginseng
1996-11-24 Memorial Coliseum, Portland, OR 2 1 Strange Design > IDK
1996-11-29 The Cow Palace, Daly City, CA 2 2 Sparkle > Swept Away
1996-11-30 ARCO Arena, Sacramento, CA 1 2 Timber > Funky BitchPeter Apfelbaum on tenor saxophone, slowed down intro 
1996-12-02 America West Arena, Phoenix, AZ 2 2 Wolfman's > Free
1996-12-29 CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA 4 1 Cavern > Guelah
1997-02-13 Shepherd's Bush Empire, London, England 3 1 Walfredo Waste
1997-02-17 Paradiso, Amsterdam, Netherlands 3 2 Carini -> DwD
1997-02-20 Teatro Smeraldo, Milan, Italy 2 1 Love Me GumboDave's Energy Guide tease.
1997-02-25 Incognito, Munich, Germany 4 1 Waste > Loving Cup
1997-02-28 Huxley’s Neue Welt, Berlin, Germany 2 2 *** Drowned
1997-03-01 Markethalle, Hamburg, Germany 1 e *** Sweet Adeline
1997-03-18 The Flynn Theatre, Burlington, VT 2 2 *** Drowned
1997-06-13 The S.F.X. Centre, Dublin, Ireland 1 1 Velvet Sea > ***
1997-06-16 Royal Albert Hall, London, England 2 1 Dogs Stole Things > Water in the Sky
1997-06-20 Archa Theater, Prague, Czech Republic 2 1 *** Jam
1997-06-21 Hurricane Festival, Scheessel, Germany 1 1 Poor Heart Dogs Stole Things
1997-06-22 Loreley, St. Goarshausen, Koblenz, Germany 1 1 *** Water in the Sky
1997-06-25 L’Aeronef, Lille, France 2 1 Dogs Stole Things Billy Breathes
1997-06-27 Worthy Farm, Somerset, England 1 1 Poor Heart > Bouncin'
1997-06-29 Roskilde Festival, Roskilde, Denmark 1 1 YEM Bouncin'
1997-07-03 Serenadenhof, Nüremberg, Germany 3 1 Beauty of My Dreams Train Song
1997-07-09 Le Transbordeur, Lyon/Villeurbanne, France 3 1 Dirt Sweet Adeline
1997-07-25 Starplex Amphitheatre, Dallas, TX 2 2 CDT -> Ya MarBob Gullotti on a second drum set. 
1997-07-29 Desert Sky Pavilion, Phoenix, AZ 2 2 Twist -> Sample
1997-08-09 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 3 1 Ghost -> Dogs Stole Things
1997-08-14 Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, Darien Center, NY 4 2 Camel Walk ***
1997-08-17 Loring Commerce Center at Loring Air Force Base, Limestone, ME 2 1 Tweezer -> Carolina
1997-11-16 McNichols Arena, Denver, CO 3 1 Poor Heart Hello My Baby
1997-11-19 Assembly Hall, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 2 2 Makisupa > *** Dave's Energy Guide tease.
1997-12-02 CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA 4 1 Dirt > Star Spangled Banner
1997-12-12 Pepsi Arena, Albany, NY 7 1 Camel Walk Bouncin'
1997-12-30 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 4 1 Sneakin' Sally -> Water in the Sky
1998-04-04 Providence Civic Center, Providence, RI 4 1 Tweezer > Bouncin'
1998-07-05 Lucerna Theatre, Prague, Czech Republic 6 1 BOAF Cavern
1998-07-10 Zeleste, Barcelona, Spain 4 e Brian and Robert ***
1998-07-24 Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, The Woodlands, TX 7 1 My Soul Golgi
1998-10-20 Sony Music Studios, New York, NY 21 1 Piper ***
1998-11-08 UIC Pavilion, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 8 1 *** Carini
1998-11-19 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Winston-Salem, NC 7 2 R&R -> Frankie Says
1998-12-28 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 8 1 Farmhouse Sleep
1999-07-17 Oswego County Airport, Volney, NY 10 1 Have Mercy -> Character Zero
1999-07-21 Star Lake Amphitheatre, Burgettstown, PA 3 1 Circus Bittersweet Motel
1999-07-30 Naeba Ski Resort, Niigata, Japan 5 1 Wolfman's PYITE
1999-09-14 Boise State University Pavilion, Boise, ID 8 1 Nellie Kane Rocky Top
1999-09-22 Pan American Center, Las Cruces, NM 6 2 Ghost > Brian and Robert
1999-09-29 Pyramid Arena, Memphis, TN 5 1 Driver Dirt
1999-12-30 Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, Big Cypress, FL 11 2 Tweezer -> Meat
2000-05-23 Roseland Ballroom, New York, NY 6 1 Jibboo Sleeping Monkey
2000-06-09 On Air East, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Japan 1 1 Axilla > Billy Breathes
2000-06-28 PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, NJ 11 1 Sloth Gin
2000-07-06 Molson Amphitheatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 6 1 Dogs Stole Things > Dog Faced Boy
2000-07-14 Polaris Amphitheater, Columbus, OH 6 1 Farmhouse Golgi
2000-09-08 Pepsi Arena, Albany, NY 3 1 Axilla Golgi
2000-09-18 Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 7 e Axilla > ***
2000-09-27 Fiddler's Green, Englewood, CO 6 1 Horn Cavern
2002-12-31 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 8 3 Time Loves a Hero Strange Design
2003-07-08 Coors Amphitheatre, Chula Vista, CA 5 1 Frankie Says > ***
2003-07-12 Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA 3 1 *** Mexican Cousin
2003-07-21 Verizon Wireless Music Center, Noblesville, IN 6 2 Suzy > 46 Days
2003-07-26 HiFi Buys Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA 4 1 Guyute > ***
2003-07-30 Tweeter Center at the Waterfront, Camden, NJ 3 1 FEFY > ***
2003-11-29 Wachovia Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA 5 2 Simple > Makisupa
2004-04-16 Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, NV 8 1 Brian and Robert > ***
2004-06-18 KeySpan Park, Brooklyn, NY 3 2 Hood > ***
2004-08-15 Newport State Airport, Coventry, VT 13 1 Wolfman's > ***
2009-03-06 Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA 1 2 Tweezer -> Possum
2009-06-06 Comcast Center, Mansfield, MA 7 1 Let Me Lie Makisupa
2009-06-21 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 10 1 BOTT Poor Heart
2009-08-07 Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA 6 2 Light -> Fluffhead
2009-08-15 Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD 5 2 Tweezer > Alaska
2009-11-18 Cobo Arena, Detroit, MI 5 2 Waste Bug
2009-12-03 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 10 1 Axilla > Boogie On
2010-06-15 nTelos Pavilion, Portsmouth, VA 10 2 Joy Theme
2010-08-14 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 22 1 BOTT Circus
2010-10-24 Mullins Center, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 14 2 Roggae -> Waste
2011-06-05 Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, OH 17 1 Gin > Lawn Boy
2011-08-05 Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA 14 1 Cavern > Roggae
2012-07-04 Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, NY 16 2 Twist > Quinn
2013-07-13 Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD 27 1 Destiny Halfway to the Moon
2013-08-04 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA 14 1 Army of One Gumbo
2013-10-29 The Santander Arena, Reading, PA 13 2 DwD > Twenty Years LaterDave's Energy Guide tease.
2014-07-08 The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA 14 1 Gumbo > 555
2014-08-03 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, Alpharetta, GA 17 1 BOTT Gumbo
2014-10-29 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA 12 1 Strange Design > Wedge
Taste was also performed the following 2 times:
Show Date Artist Venue Notes
1999-04-12Phil Lesh & Phriends Club Front, San Rafael, CAPrivate rehearsal.
1999-05-19Trey Anastasio Band The Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, COTrey solo acoustic.
"Taste" was performed on the following dates that do not count for statistical purposes:
Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1995-05-14 Fish's House, Burlington, VT --- 1 Ha Ha Ha Free
"Taste" was teased at the following shows:
Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
1998-07-17Phish Weekapaug Groove (Tease) Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA
2009-06-21Phish Down with Disease (Tease) Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI
2009-08-01Phish Down with Disease (Tease) Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO

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