Phish Fall Tour 1995: By The Numbers

By Team JamBase Dec 17, 2020 6:29 am PST

Phish‘s landmark Fall Tour 1995 came to an end on December 17, 1995 with the second of two shows at Olympic Center in Lake Placid, New York. The concert was the 54th and final show of the tour that began on September 27 at Cal Expo Amphitheater in Sacramento, California.

JamBase celebrated the significance of Fall Tour ’95 with the “25 Years Of Phish Fall Tour” series that celebrated a memorable moment from a Phish fall tour show from the past 25 years. Each date of Phish’s 54-show Fall Tour ’95 saw a different retrospective entry in the series that comes to an end with today’s final, all-encapsulating installment.

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The final “25 Years Of Phish Fall Tour” focuses on Fall Tour 1995 from a statistical approach. With data provided by Phish.net, David “Zzyzx” Steinberg’s Phish Stats website and The Pharmer’s Almanac, go backwards down the number line through Phish’s Fall Tour 1995 below


Phish Fall Tour 1995: By The Numbers

Total Number Of Days On The Road: 82

Shows: 54

  • In September: 4
  • In October: 21
  • In November: 16
  • In December: 13

States Played: 30

Cities Played: 48

Multi-night Runs: 5 — Atlanta (3 shows), Austin (2 shows), Seattle (2 shows), Amherst, Massachusetts (2 shows), Lake Placid, New York (2 shows)

Sets: 109

Total Songs Played: 1,116

Individual Songs Played: 170

One-Timers: 52

  • Covers: 41
  • Originals: 11

Average songs per show: 20.6

Debuts: 38

  • Covers: 31
  • Originals: 7

Most Played Songs

  • Covers: 18 — “I’m Blue, I’m Lonesome”
  • Originals: 22 — “Free”

Biggest Bust Out: 359 shows — “Shaggy Dog” on October 29, 1995 (1st time since May 6, 1992)

Longest Song: 40:33 — “You Enjoy Myself” on October 31, 1995

Biggest Venue: 20,000 capacity at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountiain View, California on September 30

Smallest Venue: 2,539 capacity at Oprheum Theatre in Vancouver, British Columbia on October 6

Most Phish.net Jam Chart Worthy Versions: 8 on December 7, 1995

Fishman Songs: 9 — “Cryin’,” “Suspicious Minds,” “Purple Rain,” “Cracklin’ Rosie,” “If I Only Had A Brain,” “Bike,” “Wind Beneath My Wings,” “Love You,” “Mallory”

Rotation Jams: 2 — November 25, 1995 and December 15, 1995

Audience vs. Band Chess Matches: 2 — (Second match completed on New Year’s Eve)

Officially Released Shows: 7 – December 14 (Live Phish 01), December 7 (Niagara Falls), December 1 (LivePhish.com), November 30 (LivePhish.com), November 14 (LivePhish.com), October 31 (Live Phish 14), October 21 (LivePhish.com)

Guests: 14 — Warren Haynes on December 11; Béla Fleck on November 29, Dr. Jack McConnell on November 18; Jimmy Buffett and Butch Trucks on November 16; Dave Grippo, Don Glasgo, Joey Sommerville, Alan Parshley and Leigh Fordham on October 31; Johnny “Bagpipes” Johnston on October 20; Medeski Martin & Wood on October 17 and on October 14.

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