08/07/90 - New Haven, CT @ Toad's Place
Date: Tuesday, August 7th, 1990
City: New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Venue: Toad's Place
Cinderella's Big Score
My Friend Goo
Emmanuel Tremblay's tape replay: " this is very exceptional sonic
youth show. for the first few minutes, thurston claims that the show is
too early and he wants to wait his brother. of course, the crowd screams
'fuck your brother...' and thurston starts the show as if he was really angry.
for the entire concert he will ask for his brother. the first few songs are
not very good and the band claim that they can't hear anything on stage.
they talk a lot thru all the show and at some point, there are bouncers and fans on
stage. when they are back on stage for the encore they play a few jams
in front of a wild crowd for about 10 minutes, steve is apparently missing
but he is back for a short punk song. after 'burning spear', thurston
stays on stage to scream obscenity. the 'scooter and jinx' tape is played
for the first time."
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