Trey is the lead guitarist and lead vocalist for the jamband Phish, who was active from 1983–2004 and reunited in 2009. Trey is also a member of Dave Matthews and Friends.
Dave and Trey likely met on 2.5.93
at Warren Haynes's Ritz Power Jam, where DMB, Warren, Trey, and John Popper
performed All Along the Watchtower
together. The relationship between the two bands solidified in April of 1994, when DMB opened two shows for Phish. Members of DMB and Phish guested with each other a handful of times from 1994–97. In 2001, the day after Everyday
was released, Dave guested at a Trey Anastasio Band show in Richmond, performing Everyday
and three cover songs. Later that year
, Trey joined DMB on a long version of Lie in Our Graves
. In 2003, Dave recruited Trey to add a bit to his solo album, Some Devil
, and since its release, Trey has played as a part of Dave Matthews and Friends and has guested with DMB several times.
Trey has also played with members of DMB as a part of Phish
and the Trey Anastasio Band