The Phish.net setlists file's show notes (the notes beneath every setlist) mention that a performance (a show) was released officially by Phish some, but not all, of the time. Because all Phish shows from December 31, 2002, forward have been made available for download via LivePhish.com, we have not noted every single "post-hiatus" (post-2001) show as a "release" in the show notes of such shows. We have, however, noted in the show notes of the setlists those shows dated prior to 12/31/2002 that have been made available for download (or otherwise released by Phish) as a LivePhish Archival Release.
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