SONIC YOUTH // 1983 Tour Statistics

Main Statistics

  • Number of shows played: 43 (including Geneva radio show)
  • Number of tour shows: 24
  • Number of off-tour shows: 19
  • Number of tours: 2

    Number of Appearances in 26 Partial or Complete Set Lists:

    Brother James			17
    Burning Spear			25
    Confusion is Next		23
    Early American			14
    The Good and the Bad		 9
    I Don't Want to Push It		 8
    I Wanna Be Your Dog		 4
    Inhuman				13
    Kill Yr Idols			15
    Making the Nature Scene		21
    Shaking Hell			22
    She's in a Bad Mood		20
    The World Looks Red		20
    "Satan is Boring" from June '83 Germany show not included as I am still skeptical it was played.

    Current Release: Confusion is Sex / Kill Yr Idols EP

    Songs from albums: Kill Yr Idols EP 3 Confusion is Sex 7 Sonic Youth EP 3

    Other Statistics

    Unreleased at time: 0

    Number of different songs played: 13

    Non-LP songs performed: 0

    Note: The statistics above only reflect the information available on this site in the form of gig dates, set lists, and tour schedules. Since many set lists are either missing or incomplete, and not all concert dates are available, it's impossible to offer 100% accuracy, but this is as close as the site can come w/ the information available. Your help to make the site more complete would be greatly appreciated. Contact Chris Lawrence with any info you have.

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