Slave to the Traffic Light as performed by Phish

Slave to the Traffic Light was played at 13.65% of live Phish shows.
It was last played December 30, 2019, which was 5 shows ago.
There have been 1,856 shows since the live debut.
“Slave to the Traffic Light” has been played approximately once every 7.3 shows.
Since its debut, “Slave to the Traffic Light” has been played, on average, once every 7.3 shows.
It was played 254 time(s) at the following show(s):

Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes Comments
1984-12-01 Nectar's 0 1 Makisupa Spanish Flea First known performance.
1985-02-01 Doolin's ø 1 *** Mike's
1985-04-06 Finbar's 0 1 Wild Child Jam
1985-05-03 University of Vermont 6 1 *** Mike's
1985-09-27 Slade Hall, University of Ve... 9 1 Fire In the Midnight Hour
1985-10-30 Hunt's 12 1 Possum Sneakin' Sally
1985-11-14 Memorial Auditorium Basement 14 1 *** Hurricane Acoustic. Possible female vocali...
1986-02-03 Hunt's 17 1 *** Mike's
1986-04-25 University of Vermont 22 1 Quinn -> Makisupa
1986-10-12 Haybarn Theater, Goddard Col... 31 1 Golgi > Wilson
1986-10-15 Hunt's 32 2 Wilson > Quinn
1986-10-31 Sculpture Room, Goddard College 33 1 Golgi > Melt the Guns
1986-12-06 The Ranch 37 2 Golgi > Shaggy Dog
1987-02-13 Johnson State College 43 1 Golgi > -> Quinn
1987-03-06 Goddard College 45 e *** ***
1987-04-24 Billings Lounge, UVM 48 1 Dear Mrs. Reagan > ***
1987-04-29 Nectar's 50 3 Timber Ho > Sparks
1987-05-11 Nectar's 52 1 Possum Sneakin' Sally
1987-08-09 Nectar's 56 1 Golgi > La Grange
1987-08-29 The Ranch 60 2 Clod Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
1987-09-21 Nectar's 66 1 Clod > Funky Bitch
1987-10-14 Hunt's 67 1 Golgi > > The Chase
1987-11-18 Hunt's 77 1 *** TMWSIY
1987-11-19 Hunt's 78 3 Bike ***
1988-01-27 Gallagher's 82 2 Wilson Corinna
1988-02-08 Nectar's 85 1 *** Funky Bitch
1988-02-20 St. Lawrence University 87 2 Whipping Post ***
1988-02-24 Gallagher's 88 1 Golgi > Corinna
1988-03-11 The Base Lodge, Stearns Hall... 91 1 Golgi > Flat Fee
1988-06-20 Nectar's 123 1 *** Peaches
1988-07-12 Sam's Tavern 131 2 Makisupa Bag
1988-07-23 Pete's Phabulous Phish Phest 132 3 Dinner and a Movie Curtis Loew Peter Danforth on saxophone.
1988-07-30 The Roma 137 3 On Your Way Down Timber Ho
1988-08-05 The Roma 140 2 BBFCFM > Alumni
1988-09-08 The Front 154 1 Walk Away Wild Child
1988-10-29 Sculpture Room, Goddard College 163 3 Timber Ho Donna Lee Russ Remington on saxophone.
1988-11-05 Sigmi Phi Fraternity, Hamilt... 166 1 *** Time Loves a Hero
1988-12-17 Old Stone Church 175 1 YEM > Foam
1989-02-07 The Front 184 3 Suzy > Bike
1989-02-18 Old Stone Church 188 2 La Grange Contact
1989-03-01 Gallagher's 192 2 JJLC Dinner and a Movie
1989-04-15 Billings Lounge, UVM 208 2 Golgi > Mango
1989-05-06 Collis Center, Dartmouth Col... 220 2 Golgi > Divided
1989-05-09 The Front 223 2 If I Don't Be There By Morning > Esther
1989-05-26 Valley Club Cafe 231 3 *** Funky Bitch
1989-05-28 Ian McLean's Party, Connie C... 233 1 Fee -> Esther
1989-06-30 Pearl Street Ballroom 242 2 Curtain > Gin (Dazed and Confused tease)
1989-08-26 Townshend Family Park 252 2 Ya Mar Bag
1989-10-13 Copperfield's 269 1 Bowie Sloth
1989-10-20 The Front 271 2 In a Hole Antelope Dave Grippo and Russ Remington o...
1989-12-08 Withey Hall Dining Room, Gre... 292 2 Timber Ho IDK
1990-01-25 Penny Post 303 2 *** Possum
1990-02-05 Myskyn's 313 1 Donna Lee Coil
1990-03-01 Toad's Place 325 2 Carolina ***
1990-03-09 The Front 331 2 Dog Log > > Highway to Hell Dave Grippo on alto saxophone.
1990-03-11 The Front 333 2 Harpua Bag
1990-04-08 Fly Me to the Moon Saloon 345 2 Lizards > Mike's (Stairway to Heaven tease)
1990-04-22 Cutler Quad, Colorado College 354 1 MSO > Mike's
1990-11-15 Lengyel Gym, University of M... 429 2 Foam Llama
1991-03-17 Wheeler Opera House 470 2 Fee CDT
1991-10-24 Crystal Ballroom, Hotel St. ... 541 2 Tube > Dinner and a Movie
1993-08-06 Cincinnati Zoo Peacock Pavilion 782 2 Halley's > HYHU (So What tease)
1993-08-20 Red Rocks Amphitheatre 793 2 2001 > > SOAMelt (So What tease)
1993-12-30 Cumberland County Civic Center 801 2 HYHU ***
1994-04-09 Broome County Veterans Memor... 807 2 Tela > Cavern
1994-04-14 Beacon Theatre 811 2 Dog Faced Boy ***
1994-04-24 Grady Cole Center 820 1 It's Ice > ***
1994-05-03 Starwood Amphitheatre 827 2 HYHU ***
1994-05-13 Hayden Square 834 1 My Friend > > Suzy
1994-05-17 The Arlington Theatre 837 2 HYHU ***
1994-05-22 Vogue Theatre 3 2 Rift > > Tweeprise
1994-06-13 Memorial Hall 851 2 HYHU ***
1994-06-23 Phoenix Plaza Theatre 859 2 Lifeboy > ***
1994-07-02 Garden State Arts Center 866 2 Sample > Highway to Hell
1994-07-13 Big Birch 873 2 Mound > > Suzy
1994-10-10 Palace Theatre 880 2 HYHU ***
1994-10-21 Sunrise Musical Theatre 888 2 SOAMule ***
1994-10-27 University Hall, University ... 893 e *** -> Icculus
1994-10-31 Glens Falls Civic Center 896 3 Bouncin' > Rift
1994-11-04 Onondaga War Memorial Audito... 899 2 Golgi > ***
1994-11-14 DeVos Hall 902 2 Yerushalayim Shel Zahav > Poor Heart
1994-11-17 Hara Arena 904 2 HYHU > Golgi
1994-11-26 The Orpheum Theatre 911 2 Sample > ***
1994-12-03 Event Center 916 2 Gumbo Landlady Cosmic Country Horns.
1994-12-10 Civic Auditorium 922 2 Poor Heart > > Cavern
1994-12-31 Boston Garden 926 3 Suzy > *** (Crimes of the Mind tease)
1995-06-07 BSU Pavilion 928 1 Funky Bitch ***
1995-06-09 Red Rocks Amphitheatre 930 2 Sweet Adeline ***
1995-06-15 Lakewood Amphitheatre 934 2 Acoustic Army ***
1995-06-20 Blossom Music Center 938 e *** Amazing Grace
1995-06-25 The Mann 942 e Bouncin' ***
1995-07-02 Summer Stage at Sugarbush 948 2 Acoustic Army ***
1995-09-28 Summer Pops, Embarcadero Center 951 1 Acoustic Army ***
1995-10-02 Seattle Center Arena 954 2 Keyboard Army Hello My Baby Fish on vacuum.
1995-10-06 The Orpheum Theatre 957 2 HYHU ***
1995-10-15 Austin Music Hall 963 1 Poor Heart > IDK
1995-10-22 Assembly Hall 968 2 Uncle Pen > Cavern
1995-10-29 Louisville Gardens 973 1 Gumbo Sweet Adeline
1995-11-12 O'Connell Center, University... 978 2 Sample > HYHU
1995-11-18 North Charleston Coliseum 982 1 PYITE > I'm Blue, I'm Lonesome
1995-11-29 Municipal Auditorium 989 2 My Long Journey Home *** Béla Fleck on banjo.
1995-12-07 Niagara Falls Convention Center 995 1 Rift Guyute
1995-12-09 Knickerbocker Arena 997 2 Lawn Boy > Crossroads
1995-12-14 Broome County Veterans Memor... 1000 2 NICU -> ***
1995-12-28 The Centrum 1004 2 Uncle Pen ***
1996-07-12 Melkweg 1017 2 NICU -> Suzy Unfinished.
1996-07-23 Markthalle 1025 2 HYHU ***
1996-08-04 Red Rocks Amphitheatre 1029 2 Sweet Adeline ***
1996-08-13 Deer Creek 1035 1 Glide ***
1996-08-17 Plattsburgh Air Force Base 1038 2 Golgi > ***
1996-10-19 Marine Midland Arena 1042 2 Sparkle > Bouncin'
1996-10-23 Hartford Civic Center 1045 2 Suzy > Julius Bob Gullotti on a second drum set.
1996-10-29 Leon County Civic Center 1049 2 HYHU Hello My Baby Karl Perazzo.
1996-11-11 Van Andel Arena 1057 2 Contact > ***
1996-11-22 Spokane Arena 1064 2 Theme Hello My Baby
1996-12-01 Pauley Pavilion, University ... 1070 2 JBG > ***
1996-12-30 FleetCenter 1076 2 SOAMule ***
1997-02-13 Shepherd's Bush Empire 1078 2 Jam > > Circus
1997-02-18 Bataclan 1082 1 Character Zero > ***
1997-02-26 Longhorn 1088 2 SOAMule ***
1997-03-02 Pumpehuset 1091 2 Character Zero > > Tweeprise
1997-03-18 The Flynn Theatre 1092 2 CDT ***
1997-06-13 The S.F.X. Centre 1093 2 Vultures > CDT
1997-07-01 Paradiso 1104 2 Loving Cup > ***
1997-07-21 GTE Virginia Beach Amphitheater 1112 2 Funky Bitch ***
1997-08-03 The Gorge 1121 e Bouncin' ***
1997-08-09 Alpine Valley 1124 2 SOAMule > Weekapaug
1997-08-16 Loring Commerce Centre 1129 2 Jam -> > Rocky Top
1997-11-14 The “E” Center 1132 2 Twist > ***
1997-11-21 Hampton Coliseum 1136 2 Bag -> Loving Cup
1997-11-28 The Centrum 1140 2 LxL > Ghost
1997-12-05 CSU Convocation Center 1145 2 Julius > > Lizards Unfinished.
1997-12-07 Ervin J. Nutter Center, Wrig... 1147 1 Jam -> ***
1997-12-28 USAir Arena 1152 2 Halley's > Rocky Top
1998-07-16 The Gorge 1170 2 Tube > ***
1998-07-24 Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion 1175 2 SOAMule > CDT
1998-07-31 Polaris Amphitheater 1180 e PYITE > ***
1998-08-12 Vernon Downs 1189 1 Ramble On -> *** (Ramble On and Those Were the Days teases )
1998-08-15 Loring Commerce Centre 1190 2 CDT ***
1998-11-09 UIC Pavilion, University of ... 1205 2 Moma > > YEM
1998-11-18 BI-LO Center 1210 2 Albuquerque Fluffhead
1998-12-30 MSG 1221 2 Coil -> ***
1999-07-04 Lakewood Amphitheatre 1226 2 Ghost -> Horse
1999-10-01 Hilton Coliseum 1263 2 Fluffhead > ***
1999-10-09 Pepsi Arena 1269 e *** ***
1999-12-03 Firstar Center 1272 1 Possum ***
1999-12-13 Providence Civic Center 1280 2 Golgi > ***
1999-12-31 Big Cypress 1286 2 Quadrophonic Toppling Albuquerque
2000-06-16 Zepp 1298 2 Driver > > Julius
2000-06-25 ALLTEL Pavilion at Walnut Creek 1302 2 WTU? > ***
2000-07-04 E Centre 1308 2 Twist > ***
2000-09-22 Allstate Arena 1327 1 Wilson > Dogs Stole Things
2003-02-25 First Union Spectrum 1351 1 Frankie Says Water in the Sky
2003-07-15 USANA Amphitheatre 1361 2 Golgi > ***
2003-07-23 Verizon Wireless Music Center 1367 2 Thunderhead > ***
2003-12-31 American Airlines Arena 1383 2 CDT -> > CDT
2004-04-15 Thomas & Mack Center 1384 2 Crowd Control > ***
2004-06-23 Verizon Wireless Music Center 1392 2 C&P > Nothing
2004-08-15 Newport State Airport 1401 3 Wilson > ***
2009-03-08 Hampton Coliseum 1404 2 Velvet Sea > ***
2009-06-05 Nikon at Jones Beach Theater 1408 2 2001 > ***
2009-06-16 The Fox Theatre 1415 1 Possum > ***
2009-06-21 Alpine Valley 1419 2 Boogie On ***
2009-08-02 Red Rocks Amphitheatre 1423 e Bouncin' ***
2009-08-07 The Gorge 1425 e *** ***
2009-08-14 The Comcast Theatre 1429 2 Wilson > Piper
2009-11-01 Empire Polo Club 1434 3 Light > ***
2009-11-20 U.S. Bank Arena 1436 2 Possum YEM
2009-11-24 Wachovia Center 1439 2 Simple > > Weekapaug
2009-12-02 MSG 1444 2 Light > > Tweezer
2009-12-29 American Airlines Arena 1449 2 2001 > ***
2010-06-15 nTelos Pavilion 1455 1 KDF Lawn Boy
2010-06-22 Comcast Center 1460 2 Golgi > Loving Cup
2010-06-26 Merriweather 1463 2 Wolfman's > > Tweeprise
2010-07-03 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatr... 1468 2 Tweezer -> Bouncin'
2010-08-07 William Randolph Hearst Gree... 1472 2 Suzy > ***
2010-08-13 Verizon Wireless Music Center 1476 e Contact > ***
2010-10-10 1stBank Center 1482 2 Makisupa -> Strange Design
2010-10-15 North Charleston Coliseum 1485 2 Suzy > ***
2010-10-20 Utica Memorial Auditorium 1488 2 SOAMelt > ***
2010-10-29 Boardwalk Hall 1493 2 Golgi > > Fluffhead
2010-12-31 MSG 1499 3 Waste > Grind
2011-05-29 Bethel Woods 1503 2 Light > ***
2011-06-04 Blossom Music Center 1507 e *** ***
2011-06-15 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatr... 1515 2 Julius > Bowie
2011-06-19 nTelos Pavilion 1518 2 WotC > > Fluffhead
2011-08-09 Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at ... 1525 2 CDT -> > Free
2011-08-16 UIC Pavilion, University of ... 1529 e Heavy Things > > Rocky Top
2011-09-02 Dick's 1531 2 Scents and Subtle Sounds > > Silent
2011-09-14 Champlain Valley Exposition 1534 2 DwD > > R&R
2011-12-31 MSG 1538 e *** ***
2012-06-16 Bader Field 1543 2 C&P > > Light
2012-06-19 nTelos Pavilion 1545 e Mexican Cousin > ***
2012-06-23 First Niagara Pavilion 1548 2 Julius > ***
2012-07-04 Nikon at Jones Beach Theater 1555 2 Show of Life > ***
2012-08-17 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium 1560 1 My Friend ***
2012-08-24 Oak Mountain Amphitheatre 1564 2 Waste > ***
2012-08-29 Oklahoma City Zoo Amphitheatre 1568 e *** > Loving Cup
2012-12-30 MSG 1574 2 Julius > *** (The Little Drummer Boy tease)
2013-07-05 SPAC 1577 2 Drowned > ***
2013-07-10 PNC Bank Arts Center 1580 2 GTBT > Rocky Top
2013-07-20 Northerly Island 1587 2 Piper > ***
2013-07-30 Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at ... 1592 2 Mike's > ***
2013-08-03 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium 1595 2 2001 > ***
2013-08-30 Dick's 1598 2 Twist > ***
2013-10-20 Hampton Coliseum 1603 2 Sand > ***
2013-10-27 XL Center 1608 2 Fluffhead > ***
2013-11-01 Boardwalk Hall 1611 2 Wedge ***
2013-12-30 MSG 1615 e *** ***
2014-07-05 SPAC 1622 2 Heavy Things > YEM
2014-07-13 Randall's Island 1627 2 Sing Monica ***
2014-07-18 Northerly Island 1630 2 CDT > ***
2014-07-27 Merriweather 1635 2 Catapult > -> DwD
2014-08-01 Amphitheater at the Wharf 1638 2 Fuego > > 2001
2014-08-30 Dick's 1642 2 Fuego > > Meatstick
2014-10-27 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium 1650 2 2001 > ***
2014-11-02 MGM Grand 1655 e Moma > ***
2015-01-02 American Airlines Arena 1658 2 Fuego > 2001
2015-07-25 The Forum 1663 2 BDTNL > ***
2015-08-04 Ascend Amphitheater 1669 e *** ***
2015-08-08 Alpine Valley 1672 2 BDTNL > ***
2015-08-16 Merriweather 1678 2 DwD -> > Light
2015-08-21 Watkins Glen 1679 2 NMINML -> ***
2015-09-06 Dick's 1684 2 Silent > ***
2016-01-01 MSG 1687 2 Fuego > ***
2016-01-17 Barceló Maya Beach 1691 2 Weekapaug ***
2016-06-28 The Mann 1696 2 Timber Ho > > YEM
2016-07-08 Xfinity Center 1702 2 BOTT > ***
2016-07-18 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium 1707 2 LxL > ***
2016-09-03 Dick's 1715 1 *** DwD
2016-10-21 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatr... 1722 2 Possum ***
2016-10-31 MGM Grand 1729 3 BDTNL > ***
2016-12-31 MSG 1733 2 Sand More
2017-01-15 Barceló Maya Beach 1736 e *** > Tweeprise
2017-07-15 Huntington Bank Pavilion at ... 1738 2 Cities > ***
2017-07-21 MSG 1742 2 Everything's Right > > Suzy
2017-09-02 Dick's 1756 2 Weekapaug ***
2017-12-28 MSG 1758 e Wedge ***
2018-07-17 Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at ... 1762 2 Carini -> Bouncin'
2018-07-27 The Forum 1769 2 Mike's > ***
2018-08-04 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatr... 1773 2 Possum > ***
2018-08-11 Merriweather 1778 2 Fuego > ***
2018-09-01 Dick's 1781 2 Sneakin' Sally > ***
2018-10-17 Times Union Center 1784 2 Wilson > ***
2018-11-02 MGM Grand 1795 2 Light > ***
2018-12-28 MSG 1797 e Bouncin' ***
2019-02-22 Barceló Maya Beach 1802 2 Mercury > > Possum
2019-06-11 Chaifetz Arena, Saint Louis ... 1804 2 LxL ***
2019-06-19 Blossom Music Center 1809 2 CDT > ***
2019-06-25 Darling's Waterfront Pavilion 1813 2 Rise/Come Together > ***
2019-07-03 SPAC 1819 2 More > ***
2019-07-10 Mohegan Sun Arena 1823 e Saw It Again > ***
2019-08-31 Dick's 1828 2 Wedge ***
2019-12-01 Nassau Veterans Memorial Col... 1832 e Roses > ***
2019-12-30 MSG 1840 2 Ruby Waves > ***

"Slave to the Traffic Light" was teased at the following shows

Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
1985-11-23 Phish Whipping Post (Tease) Goddard College, Plainfield, VT, USA
1994-07-13 Phish Suzy Greenberg (Tease) Big Birch Concert Pavilion, Patterson, NY, USA
1994-12-09 Phish Tweezer (Jam) Mesa Amphitheatre, Mesa, AZ, USA
1995-06-14 Phish Tweezer (Jam) Mud Island Amphitheater, Memphis, TN, USA

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