The 2-LP vinyl set is pressed on 2-180g audiophile LPs. Slip Stitch and Pass is Phish's second official live album, originally released October 28, 1997. The nine tracks were recorded live March 1, 1997 at the Markthalle Hamburg in Hamburg, Germany. Renowned designer Storn Thorgerson designed the album cover. Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering cut the lacquers from the Digital Audio Tape flat master for the vinyl edition.