SONIC YOUTH // 1986 Tour Statistics

Main Statistics

  • Number of shows played: 84 (one improv)
  • Number of tour shows: 79
  • Number of off-tour shows: 5 (one improv)
  • Number of tours: 3

    Number of Appearances in 55 Partial or Complete Set Lists:

    Brother James		       33
    Burning Spear		       11
    Confusion is Next		1	04/12/86
    Death to our Friends	       43
    Death Valley '69		5
    Expressway		       44
    Flower			       13
    Ghost Bitch			1	04/12/86
    Green Light		       36
    Halloween			1	10/31/86
    I Love Her All The Time	       16
    Inhuman				5
    Kill Yr Idols		       12
    Marilyn Moore		       33
    The Red and the Black		7
    Secret Girl		       31
    Shadow of a Doubt	       45
    Shaking Hell			4
    Starpower		       52
    Tom Violence		       46
    White Kross		       45
    World Looks Red		       22

    Current Release: Evol

    Songs from albums: Sister 1 Evol 8 Flower/Halloween 12" 2 Bad Moon Rising 3 Kill Yr Idols EP 2 Confusion is Sex 4 Sonic Youth EP 1

    Other Statistics

    Unreleased at time: 1

  • White Kross

    Number of different songs played: 22

    Non-LP songs performed: 1

  • The Red and the Black -- Blue Oyster Cult cover

    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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