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Performances Song History Lyrics

The Star Spangled Banner has not been seen in 27 Phish shows.
It was played at 1.15% of live shows.
There have been 649 shows since the live debut.
The Star Spangled Banner has been played, on average, once every 87 shows.
Since its debut, The Star Spangled Banner has been played, on average, every 34 shows.
It was played 19 time(s) at the following show(s):

Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1996-10-17 Bryce Jordan Center, Penn State University, State College, PA 1049 2 Lizards BowiePhish debut. 
1996-10-21 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 3 1 *** Sample
1996-10-25 Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA 3 2 Cavern ***
1996-10-31 The Omni, Atlanta, GA 4 1 Character Zero ***
1996-11-08 Assembly Hall, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 5 2 Mike's Weekapaug
1996-11-19 Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, MO 8 2 YEM Fire
1996-11-27 Key Arena, Seattle, WA 4 2 DwD Fire
1996-12-28 CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA 7 2 Weekapaug ***
1997-12-02 CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA 69 1 Taste ***
1999-07-04 Lakewood Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA 83 e2 *** ***
2000-07-04 E Centre, Camden, NJ 82 1 *** Farmhouse
2003-07-25 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre - Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 60 e *** Bug
2009-05-31 Fenway Park, Boston, MA 37 1 *** Sample
2009-06-16 The Fox Theatre, St. Louis, MO 10 e *** McGrupp
2010-07-04 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, Alpharetta, GA 54 1 *** PYITE
2010-10-29 Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, NJ 24 1 *** My Soul
2011-07-03 Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY 28 2 STFTFP ***
2012-07-04 Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, NY 34 1 HYHU ***
2014-07-04 Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY 66 1 *** 555
"The Star Spangled Banner" was performed on the following dates that do not count for statistical purposes:
Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1996-12-03 Great Western Forum, Inglewood, CA --- 1 *** ***
1997-05-18 CoreStates Center, Philadelphia, PA --- 1 *** ***
1997-12-01 CoreStates Center, Philadelphia, PA --- 1 *** ***
2003-06-11 Continental Airlines Arena, East Rutherford, NJ --- 1 *** ***
2004-03-13 Patrick Gymnasium, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT --- 1 *** ***
"The Star Spangled Banner" was teased at the following shows:
Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
1996-10-26Phish Run Like an Antelope (Tease) Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, NC
1997-07-10Phish Also Sprach Zarathustra (Tease) Espace Julien, Marseilles, France
2000-07-04Phish It's Ice (Tease) E Centre, Camden, NJ
2006-07-09Trey, Mike and The Duo (G.R.A.B.) Who Are You? (Tease) Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, NY

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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