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Performances Song History

Whipping Post has not been seen in 470 Phish shows.
It was played at 2.79% of live shows.
There have been 1796 shows since the live debut.
Whipping Post has been played, on average, once every 36 shows.
Since its debut, Whipping Post has been played, on average, every 37 shows.
It was played 48 time(s) at the following show(s):

Show Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes Comments
1984-11-03 Slade Hall, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 3 1 Eyes of the World -> DrumsFirst known Phish performance; Jeff on vocals.  (0)
1985-11-23 Goddard College, Plainfield, VT 9 2 Mike's AntelopeJam only. Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) and Dark Star teases. (0)
1986-12-06 The Ranch, Shelburne, VT 20 3 The Little Drummer Boy > She Caught the Katy (0)
1987-08-10 Nectar's, Burlington, VT 20 3 JJLC Anarchy (0)
1987-10-31 Sculpture Room, Goddard College, Plainfield, VT 15 1 Jam -> Sneakin' Sally"Slice my nipple" lyric.  (0)
1987-11-19 Hunt's, Burlington, VT 2 3 Curtis Loew Harpua (0)
1988-01-27 Gallagher's, Waitsfield, VT 4 2 Sloth > *** (0)
1988-02-07 Nectar's, Burlington, VT 2 2 Mockingbird *** (0)
1988-02-20 St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 3 2 Bag > SlaveDave's Energy Guide tease. (0)
1988-02-26 Living and Learning Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 2 2 Alumni *** (0)
1988-05-15 Beecher Hill Farm, Hinesburg, VT 23 2 Flat Fee > Harpua (0)
1988-05-24 Nectar's, Burlington, VT 4 2 Fluffhead > *** (0)
1988-06-15 The Front, Burlington, VT 4 2 GTBT Dear Mrs. ReaganRun Like an Antelope tease. (0)
1988-07-29 The Roma, Telluride, CO 12 3 Contact Curtis Loew (0)
1988-08-03 Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, Telluride, CO 2 2 'A' Train Lizards (0)
1988-08-05 The Roma, Telluride, CO 2 3 Makisupa *** (0)
1988-08-13 The Front, Burlington, VT 5 2 Corinna > *** (0)
1988-09-08 The Front, Burlington, VT 9 2 On Your Way Down > *** (0)
1988-09-24 Humphries House (The Zoo), Amherst College, Amherst, MA 7 2 Sparks > *** (0)
1988-10-29 Sculpture Room, Goddard College, Plainfield, VT 2 2 Halley's -> Fee (0)
1988-11-03 Molly's Cafe, Boston, MA 1 2 Shaggy Dog ContactDave's Energy Guide tease. (0)
1989-02-06 The Front, Burlington, VT 16 3 Mockingbird > Corinna (0)
1989-02-07 The Front, Burlington, VT 1 3 Bike > *** First known Fish vocals.  (0)
1989-02-18 Old Stone Church, Newmarket, NH 4 3 *** Corinna (0)
1989-03-13 Nectar's, Burlington, VT 9 3 *** IDK (0)
1989-03-31 The Front, Burlington, VT 5 1 *** *** (0)
1989-04-27 Strafford Room, Memorial Union Building, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 11 1 Lizards *** (0)
1989-05-09 The Front, Burlington, VT 10 2 Harpua *** (0)
1990-02-16 The Paradise, Boston, MA 94 e Carolina *** (0)
1990-03-07 Field House, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 10 e *** *** (0)
1990-03-09 The Front, Burlington, VT 2 e *** *** Fish on vocals and guitar.  (0)
1990-03-28 Beta Intramural Hockey Team Party, Denison University, Granville, OH 6 e Sweet Adeline *** (0)
1990-04-09 Fly Me to the Moon Saloon, Telluride, CO 9 2 Tweezer *** (0)
1990-05-04 The Colonial Theatre, Keene, NH 15 1 *** Sweet Adeline (0)
1990-05-10 Pearl Street Ballroom, Northampton, MA 5 e *** *** Fish on vocals.  (0)
1990-06-05 Cat's Cradle, Chapel Hill, NC 14 e HYHU > HYHUFish on vocals. What I Am tease. (0)
1990-09-21 Somerville Theatre, Somerville, MA 15 e *** *** (0)
1990-11-26 The Haunt, Ithaca, NY 38 2 HYHU > HYHUFish on vocals.  (0)
1991-10-28 Elk Ballroom, Telluride, CO 111 2 HYHU > HYHUFish vocals and debut on fretless guitar. Take Me Out to the Ballgame tease. (0)
1991-12-06 McCullough Social Hall, McCullough Student Center, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT 24 2 HYHU > HYHUFish on vocals and fretless guitar.  (0)
1992-12-05 The Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL 113 2 HYHU > HYHUFish on vocals.  (0)
1993-04-20 Newport Music Hall, Columbus, OH 67 2 HYHU > HYHUFish on vocals.  (0)
1996-08-10 Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, WI 285 2 HYHU > HYHUFish on vocals.  (0)
1999-07-25 Deer Creek Music Center, Noblesville, IN 208 1 My Left Toe -> Makisupa (1)
Whipping Post was also performed the following 7 times:
Show Date Artist Venue Notes
1994-06-18Citrus Private Home, Chicago, ILWith Fish.
1996-03-01The Allman Brothers Band Beacon Theatre, New York, NYWith Page; without Gregg Allman.
1997-08-05The Kind Molly's, St. Louis, MOMike on bass.
2007-04-20RAQ Higher Ground, South Burlington, VTMike on bass.
2008-02-20Yonder Mountain String Band Lifestyle Communities Pavilion, Columbus, OHWith Fish.
2008-10-11Yonder Mountain String Band Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PAWith Fish.
2012-09-07The Roots The Capitol Theatre, Port Chester, NYWith Trey, Grace Potter, Bob Weir, Warren Haynes and Bobby Keys.
"Whipping Post" was teased at the following shows:
Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
1987-08-21Phish (Tease) Ian McLean's Farm, Hebron, NY
1988-03-11Phish David Bowie (Tease) The Base Lodge, Stearns Hall, Johnson State College, Johnson, VT
1988-07-30Phish Anarchy (Tease) The Roma, Telluride, CO

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