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Performances Song History Lyrics

Waste has not been seen in 2 Phish shows.
It was played at 4.32% of live shows.
There have been 716 shows since the live debut.
Waste has been played, on average, once every 23 shows.
Since its debut, Waste has been played, on average, every 10 shows.
It was played 73 time(s) at the following show(s):

Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1996-06-06 Joyous Lake, Woodstock, NY 1017 2 Stash Character ZeroDebut. 
1996-07-10 Le Zenith, Paris, France 6 1 SOAMelt Bowie
1996-07-19 Les Arenes Romaines, Arles, France 7 1 Sweet Adeline CDT
1996-08-05 Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO 8 2 Somewhere Over the Rainbow TalkPage on a smaller piano, Trey on acoustic guitar, Mike on acoustic bass, and Fish on a smaller drum set. 
1996-08-13 Deer Creek Music Center, Noblesville, IN 5 2 Somewhere Over the Rainbow Train SongPerformed on acoustic mini-stage. 
1996-08-16 Plattsburgh Air Force Base, Plattsburgh, NY 2 2 Coil TalkAcoustic mini-stage. 
1996-10-16 Olympic Center, Lake Placid, NY 2 e *** ***
1996-10-18 Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, PA 2 2 Reba Hood
1996-10-21 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 2 1 Stash Possum
1996-10-26 Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, NC 4 2 McGrupp Antelope
1996-11-02 Coral Sky Amphitheater, West Palm Beach, FL 4 2 Antelope HoodKarl Perazzo on percussion. 
1996-11-07 Rupp Arena, Lexington, KY 3 1 Stash Guyute
1996-11-11 Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, MI 3 e *** Cavern
1996-11-18 Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, TN 5 e *** JBG
1996-11-23 Pacific Coliseum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 3 2 Catapult Amazing Grace
1996-11-27 Key Arena, Seattle, WA 2 e *** Tweeprise
1996-11-29 The Cow Palace, Daly City, CA 1 2 YEM Hood
1997-02-13 Shepherd's Bush Empire, London, England 10 1 Taste > Poor Heart
1997-02-16 Alter Wartesaal, Cologne, Germany 2 1 Tweezer Cavern
1997-02-18 Bataclan, Paris, France 2 1 Stash Walfredo
1997-02-21 Tenax, Florence, Italy 2 2 Reba > Caspian
1997-02-25 Incognito, Munich, Germany 3 1 Stash Taste
1997-02-28 Huxley’s Neue Welt, Berlin, Germany 2 2 Axilla > Julius
1997-03-02 Pumpehuset, Copenhagen, Denmark 2 2 PYITE > Character Zero
1997-03-18 The Flynn Theatre, Burlington, VT 1 2 Love Me Like a Man CDT
1997-06-14 The S.F.X. Centre, Dublin, Ireland 2 2 Dogs Stole Things Bowie
1997-06-19 Arena, Vienna, Austria 2 1 Maze Vultures
1997-07-06 Spiaggia di Rivoltella, Desenzano, Italy 12 2 YEM > Rocky Top
1997-07-26 South Park Meadows, Austin, TX 8 2 Free JBGBob Gullotti on a second drum set. 
1997-12-11 Rochester War Memorial, Rochester, NY 33 e *** ***
1998-04-02 Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, NY 7 1 Horn > CDT
1998-07-01 The Grey Hall, Freetown Christiania, Copenhagen, Denmark 5 1 Piper CDT
1998-07-17 Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA 10 1 Divided MMGAMOIO
1998-07-29 Riverport Amphitheater, Maryland Heights, MO 8 e *** Golgi
1998-08-09 Virginia Beach Amphitheater, Virginia Beach, VA 8 2 Brian and Robert Somewhere Over the Rainbow
1999-07-03 Lakewood Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA 38 1 NICU Meatstick
1999-07-20 Molson Amphitheatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 12 1 Divided Ghost
1999-07-24 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 3 2 Happy Whip and Dung Song CDT
1999-07-30 Naeba Ski Resort, Niigata, Japan 3 1 PYITE > Hello My Baby
1999-09-14 Boise State University Pavilion, Boise, ID 8 1 Curtain > Loving Cup
1999-09-22 Pan American Center, Las Cruces, NM 6 1 Sand ***
1999-10-02 Target Center, Minneapolis, MN 7 2 Frankenstein ***
1999-12-10 First Union Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA 13 2 Twist ***
2000-05-23 Roseland Ballroom, New York, NY 14 2 Twist Piper
2000-07-03 E Centre, Camden, NJ 16 e *** ***
2000-07-14 Polaris Amphitheater, Columbus, OH 8 2 Bowie Sand
2000-10-01 Desert Sky Pavilion, Phoenix, AZ 19 e *** ***
2003-02-21 U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati, OH 14 2 Free > 2001
2003-07-08 Coors Amphitheatre, Chula Vista, CA 8 2 Discern ***
2003-07-23 Verizon Wireless Music Center, Noblesville, IN 11 e *** ***
2003-12-02 FleetCenter, Boston, MA 12 2 Maze ***
2003-12-29 American Airlines Arena, Miami, FL 2 e *** ***
2004-06-23 Verizon Wireless Music Center, Noblesville, IN 11 e *** ***
2009-03-06 Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA 10 2 Hood YEM
2009-06-04 Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, NY 5 2 TTE YEM
2009-06-20 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 11 2 Caspian > Fire
2009-08-02 Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO 5 1 Sugar Shack KDF
2009-11-18 Cobo Arena, Detroit, MI 12 2 Free > Taste
2009-11-29 Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland, ME 8 e Carini > ***
2010-06-12 Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 10 2 Suzy > Character Zero
2010-07-04 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, Alpharetta, GA 16 2 Ghost > Julius
2010-10-24 Mullins Center, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 22 2 Taste > Bowie
2010-12-31 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 8 3 Free Slave
2011-06-03 DTE Energy Music Theater, Clarkston, MI 7 2 Bowie 2001
2011-08-06 Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA 17 2 BOAF Golden Age
2012-06-24 Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 26 2 Piper > Antelope
2012-08-24 Oak Mountain Amphitheatre, Pelham, AL 15 2 2001 > Slave
2013-07-13 Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD 18 e *** GTBT
2013-08-03 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA 13 e *** Suzy
2014-07-09 The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA 29 2 C&P > Mike's
2014-07-30 nTelos Pavilion, Portsmouth, VA 13 2 Seven Below > BDTNL
2015-08-01 Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood, Atlanta, GA 30 2 Carini > Sand
2015-08-21 Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY 12 2 Hood -> NMINML
Waste was also performed the following 34 times:
Show Date Artist Venue Notes
1999-04-12Phil Lesh & Phriends Club Front, San Rafael, CAPrivate rehearsal.
1999-05-13Trey Anastasio Band SUNY-Binghamton Concert Theater, Binghamton, NYTAB debut. Trey acoustic with Tom Marshall on additional vocals.
2003-12-16Dave Matthews & Friends FleetCenter, Boston, MATrey and Dave acoustic.
2003-12-19Dave Matthews & Friends Hartford Civic Center, Hartford, CTTrey and Dave acoustic.
2003-12-22Dave Matthews & Friends Allstate Arena, Rosemont, ILTrey and Dave acoustic.
2004-01-12Dave Matthews & Friends Key Arena, Seattle, WATrey and Dave acoustic.
2004-01-15Dave Matthews & Friends Staples Center, Los Angeles, CATrey and Dave acoustic.
2004-06-11Dave Matthews & Friends Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Manchester, TNTrey and Dave acoustic.
2005-04-29Trey Anastasio Band Tom Lee Park, Memphis, TNTrey solo acoustic.
2005-05-07Trey Anastasio Band The Taft Theatre, Cincinnati, OHTrey solo acoustic.
2005-05-14Trey Anastasio Band Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, NYDuet with Trey on acoustic guitar and Mike on bass.
2005-08-06Trey Anastasio Band Jones Beach Amphitheater, Wantagh, NYTrey solo acoustic.
2005-08-09Trey Anastasio Band The Lawn at White River State Park, Indianapolis, INTrey solo acoustic.
2005-08-13Trey Anastasio Band Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, COTrey solo acoustic.
2005-10-07Trey Anastasio Band Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, Asheville, NCTrey solo acoustic.
2005-10-30Trey Anastasio Band Sam Boyd Stadium, Las Vegas, NVTrey solo acoustic.
2005-11-03Trey Anastasio Band Orphem Theatre, Madison, WITrey solo acoustic.
2005-11-08Trey Anastasio Band Roseland Ballroom, New York, NYTrey (on acoustic) and Page (on piano) only.
2005-11-14Trey Anastasio Band McCarter Theatre, Princeton University, Princeton, NJTrey on acoustic and Tom Marshall on vocals.
2005-11-18Trey Anastasio Band Palace Theatre, Albany, NYTrey solo acoustic.
2005-11-29Trey Anastasio Band Paramount Theatre, Seattle, WATrey solo acoustic.
2006-02-05Dave Matthews & Friends Sovereign of the Seas, Nassau, The BahamasTrey and Dave acoustic.
2006-06-25Trey Anastasio Band Benedict Music Tent, Aspen, COTrey solo acoustic.
2006-07-18Trey, Mike and The Duo (G.R.A.B.) Hummingbird Centre, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaTrey on acoustic guitar, Mike on banjo.
2006-10-18Trey Anastasio Band The Vic Theatre, Chicago, ILTrey solo acoustic.
2006-10-22Trey Anastasio Twist & Shout, Denver, COTrey solo acoustic.
2006-11-03Trey Anastasio Band The Holmes Center, Appalachian State University, Boone, NCTrey solo acoustic.
2008-07-06Trey Anastasio Double JJ Resort, Rothbury, MITrey solo acoustic.
2008-08-02Trey Anastasio Fort Adams State Park, Newport, RITrey solo acoustic.
2008-10-17Trey Anastasio Band Chevrolet Theatre, Wallingford, CTTrey solo acoustic.
2010-02-20Trey Anastasio Band State Theatre, Minneapolis, MNTrey solo acoustic.
2010-02-28Trey Anastasio Band Tennessee Theatre, Knoxville, TNTrey solo acoustic.
2010-10-09Trey Anastasio and Mike Gordon 1stBank Center, Broomfield, COTrey on acoustic guitar and Mike on acoustic bass.
2011-02-23Trey Anastasio Band Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PATrey solo acoustic.
"Waste" was performed on the following dates that do not count for statistical purposes:
Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes
1997-02-26 SWF3 Studios, Baden-Baden, Germany --- 1 Talk Train Song
2008-09-06 Midtown Loft and Terrace, New York, NY --- 1 Julius ***
"Waste" was teased at the following shows:
Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
2013-08-03Phish Suzy Greenberg (Tease) Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA

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