Naked Raygun;

Listed Below is all of the known Tour Dates, Album, E.P. & Singles release dates that I have info on from this classic Chicago punk band. I know there is a hell of a lot more info out there so if you can help let me know.  I`m after any Tickets scans, Tour Posters / Flyers, Tour Shirts, Magazine Adverts etc. hector.kirkwood @ gmail.com
I built this and other pages for some of the bands I like as I could not find any decent info on the net anywhere, these are mainly for my own entertainment but if anyone else enjoys them then it`s a bonus, enjoy.

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  1. 21/06/1980; Concert at 222 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL, USA. debut show, billed as 'Negro Commandoes', with The Wayouts.
  2. ??/08/1980; Concert at The Oz, Chicago, IL, USA. first show as 'Naked Raygun', exact date unknown.
  3. 05/10/1980; Concert at Nunnzio's, Detroit, MI, USA. bands 3rd show.
  4. 31/12/1980; Concert at The Oz, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Wayouts, Strike Under & The Effigies.
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  6. 24/01/1981; Concert at John Lundin's Loft, Chicago, IL, USA. with Silver Abuse & Strike Under.
  7. 09/03/1981; Concert at The Oz, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies, Silver Abuse etc.. released as 'Busted At Oz' live compilation.
  8. 23/03/1981; Concert at The Space Place, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for Black Flag, The Effigies & Strike Under.
  9. 18/04/1981; Concert at Sam's Place, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 
  10. 11/07/1981; Concert at Northeastern Illinois University, IL, USA. with asst. 'WZRD' broadcast show.
  11. 16/07/1981; Concert at Tuts, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Fall & Da.
  12. 20/08/1981; Concert at O'Banion's Place, Chicago, IL, USA.
  13. 17/09/1981; Concert at Club C.O.D., Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Dead Kennedys, The Effigies, Strike Under & Husker Du.
  14. 18/09/1981; Concert at Club C.O.D., Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Dead Kennedys, The Effigies, Strike Under & Husker Du.
  15. 25/09/1981; Concert at Sam's Place, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 
  16. ??/??/1981; 'Busted At Oz' compilation released, includes Naked Raygun's debut on vinyl.
  17. 26/12/1981; Concert at Club C.O.D., Chicago, IL, USA. opening for Anti-Pasti & 6 Feet Under.
  18. 31/12/1981; Concert at O'Banion's Place, Chicago, IL, USA. with Trial By Fire.
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  20. 13/05/1982; Concert at Club 950, Chicago, IL, USA. with Terminal Bleach.
  21. 30/05/1982; Concert at Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. 
  22. 04/07/1982; Concert at Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies.
  23. 25/11/1982; Concert at Club 950, Chicago, IL, USA. with Mortal Micronauts.
  24. 10/12/1982; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA. with Crucifucks & Rights Of The Accused.
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  26. 21/01/1983; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with 4xy.
  27. ??/07/1983; 'Basement Screams' ep released, exact date unknown, possibly August.
  28. 17/09/1983; Concert at First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Civil Defense.
  29. 04/11/1983; Concert at The Centro-American Social Club, Chicago, IL, USA. with Articles Of Faith, Big Black & Savage Beliefs.
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  31. ??/01/1984; 'Flammable Solid' single released, exact date unknown, early '84 or even late '83.
  32. 03/02/1984; Concert at The Eagles Club, Milwaukee, WI, USA. with The Defoliants & The Watchmen.
  33. 02/03/1984; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA.
  34. 21/04/1984; Concert at The State Theatre, Kalamazoo, MI, USA. with Black Spring.
  35. 14/07/1984; Concert at Tuts, Chicago, IL, USA. with Out Of Order.
  36. ??/07/1984; 'The Middle Of America' comp lp released, includes 2 demo tracks.
  37. 16/08/1984; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Effigies, with Articles Of Faith, R.O.T.A. & asst.
  38. 27/09/1984; Concert at VFW Hall, Ventura, CA, USA. opening for CH3., with Ill Repute & Coalition.
  39. 29/09/1984; Concert at Vidal's Entertainment Centre, ??, ??, USA. opening for The Minutemen, with Slovenly Peter.
  40. 03/11/1984; Concert at Airwaves, Carbondale, ??, USA.
  41. 08/11/1984; Concert at VFW 18, Kansas City, MO, USA. opening for Iron Cross & Heart Attack.
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  43. 20/01/1985; Concert at The Academy Of The Arts, Indianapolis, IN, USA. with The Primates.
  44. 16/02/1985; Concert at Paychecks, Caniff, ??, USA. with Cinecyde.
  45. 23/02/1985; Concert at WMU East Gym Hall, Kalamazoo, MI, USA. with 11th Hour & Spite.
  46. 03/03/1985; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA. with Blatant Dissent. 7:00 show.
  47. 03/03/1985; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Appliances. 10:00 show.
  48. ??/03/1985; 'Throb Throb' album released, exact date unknown but around Mar/Apr.
  49. 15/03/1985; Concert at The Silver Dollar Club, ??, ??, USA. with Malignus Youth, Stand To Reason & Counterpunch.
  50. 23/03/1985; Concert at The Satyricon, Portland, OR, USA. with Sowbelly & Wolfgang.
  51. 29/03/1985; Concert at The Old Library, Bloomington, IN, USA. with The Paranoidz.
  52. 30/03/1985; Concert at The Jockey Club, Newport, KY, USA. with M.I.A.
  53. 07/04/1985; Concert at Mabel's. Champaign, IL, USA.
  54. 13/04/1985; Concert at Yano's, Milwaukee, WI, USA. 
  55. 20/04/1985; Concert at Foolkiller, ??, ??, USA. with E.M.F.
  56. 27/04/1985; Concert at 7th Street Entry, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Breaking Circus & Gotter Dammerung.
  57. 26/05/1985; Concert at Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Rights Of The Accused & The Promise.
  58. 20/06/1985; Concert at WUST Radio Music Hall, Washington, DC, USA. opening for Government Issue & T.S.O.L., with Cereal Killer.
  59. 21/06/1985; Concert at American Legion Post 353, Northampton, PA, USA.
  60. 01/09/1985; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Product 19.
  61. 02/11/1985; Concert at The Palace Theatre, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for Dead Kennedys, with Crucifux & Criminally Insane.
  62. 07/12/1985; Concert at The Outhouse, Lawrence, KS, USA. with Near Death Experience & Forced Behaviour.
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  64. 18/01/1986; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Blatant Dissent & Lost Cause.
  65. 24/01/1986; Concert at The Page One Tavern, Charleston, IL, USA. with Talismans Possessed & Pope John Paul & The Sex Probes.
  66. 25/01/1986; Concert at The Meridian Ballroom, Edwardsville, IL, USA. with White Suburban Youth & Club Zero.
  67. 23/03/1986; Concert at The Mystery Lounge, Detroit, MI, USA. with The Mangos & Alien Nation.
  68. ??/04/1986; 'All Rise' album released, exact date unknown but around March/April probably (test pressing dated Jan 21st).
  69. 26/04/1986; Concert at Turner's, St. Louis, MO, USA. with White Suburban Youth & Unjust Cause.
  70. 01/05/1986; Concert at Mabel's, Champaign, IL, USA. with Mc Wilson.
  71. 25/05/1986; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Mangos & The Defoliants.
  72. 15/06/1986; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Defoliants, The Effigies, Bloodsport & asst.
  73. 26/07/1986; Concert at Park West, Chicago, IL, USA. 
  74. 31/08/1986; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with Certain Death.
  75. 14/09/1986; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with CH3 & Man Alive.
  76. 21/09/1986; Concert at First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 
  77. 03/10/1986; Concert at Bartlett Gym, Chicago, IL, USA. with Precious Wax Drippings.
  78. 31/12/1986; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. 
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  80. 21/02/1987; Concert at The Page One Tavern, Charleston, IL, USA. with Blatant Dissent.
  81. 07/03/1987; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Dragnet & The Stitches.
  82. 12/03/1987; Concert at Emo's, ??, ??, USA.
  83. ??/04/1987; 'Vanilla Blue' single released, exact date unknown but early '87.
  84. 11/04/1987; Concert at The Eagles Club, ??, ??, USA. with Wait For Light.
  85. 29/08/1987; Concert at The No Bar & Grill, Muncie, IN, USA. with Nice Strong Arm.
  86. 04/09/1987; Concert at City Gardens, Trenton, NJ, USA. with Dick Destiny & The Highway Kings.
  87. 11/09/1987; Concert at The Living Room, Providence, RI, USA. opening for Sonic Youth, with Noisy Little Indians.
  88. 13/09/1987; Concert at The Hung Jury Pub, Washington, DC, USA. with Reptile House & On Edge.
  89. 18/09/1987; Concert at The American Legion Hall, Gainesville, FL, USA. with Doldrums & Raging Pus Bags.
  90. 25/09/1987; Concert at The Sport's Palace, ??, ??, USA. with Dead Planet, Duck Duck Goose & Culture Shock.
  91. 20/11/1987; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Didjits & Bhopal Stiffs. live tracks released on 'Jettison' album re-issue.
  92. 31/12/1987; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Defoliants.
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  94. 04/03/1988; Concert at O'Cayz Corral, Madison, WI, USA. with Burning Effigies.
  95. 08/04/1988; Concert at Club Dreamer, ??, ??, USA. 'Jettison' album launch show.
  96. ??/04/1988; 'Jettison' album released, exact date unknown.
  97. 14/04/1988; Concert at Spud Zero, Lafayette, IN, USA. with Girls Can Touch.
  98. 07/05/1988; Concert at The VFW Hall, ??, ??, USA. opening for M.D.C., with Nations On Fire & asst.
  99. 08/05/1988; Concert at Carpenter's Hall, San Diego, CA, USA. opening for M.D.C., with Pitchfork.
  100. 13/05/1988; Concert at Variety Arts Centre, Los Angeles, CA, USA. opening for Descendants, with asst.
  101. 15/05/1988; Concert at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley, CA, USA. with Mr T Experience, Steelpole Bathtub & The Scab.
  102. 18/05/1988; Concert at The Satyricon, Portland, OR, USA. opening for Soul Asylum, with Snakepit.
  103. 19/05/1988; Concert at The central Tavern, Seattle, WA, USA. opening for Soul Asylum.
  104. 20/05/1988; Concert at The Community World Theater, Tacoma, WA, USA. with Danger Mouse.
  105. 29/05/1988; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Lemonheads & Balang Revival.
  106. 03/07/1988; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies.
  107. 15/07/1988; Concert at Big Kahuna, New York, NY, USA. opening for White Zombie, with Pussy Galore.
  108. 18/08/1988; Concert at The Pyramid Club, New York, NY, USA.
  109. 04/09/1988; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. 
  110. 01/11/1988; Concert at Nastrovje Potsdam, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany. (Nov. 1st - 16th; 'Jettison Europe '88' tour).
  111. 02/11/1988; Concert at T.J.'s Disco, Newport, Wales. with Cowboy Killers & Slowjam.
  112. 04/11/1988; Concert at The School Of Oriental Studies, London, England. with Napalm Death & Jailcell Recipes.
  113. 16/11/1988; Concert at Metro Pigalle, Salle Valence, France. with Les Rats, Les Gnomes & Smegmatics.
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  115. 21/01/1989; Concert at ??, ??, ??, USA. with Sixteen Tons & Flea Circus.
  116. 19/02/1989; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Rights Of The Accused & Sixteen Tons.
  117. ??/??/1989; 'Treason' single released, exact date unknown but pre-dates the album, around April?.
  118. ??/??/1989; 'Understand?' album released, exact date unknown, around April?.
  119. 22/04/1989; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Thin White Rope.
  120. 06/05/1989; Concert at Valpraiso University, Valprasio, IN, USA. with Psycho Reggae & Lynyrd's Innards.
  121. 12/05/1989; Concert at ??, Hull, England. (May 12th - Jun. 17th; 'Europe '89' tour).
  122. 13/05/1989; Concert at ??, Leeds, England.
  123. 16/05/1989; Concert at T.J.'s Disco, Newport, Wales. with Cowboy Killers & Ultima Thule.
  124. 17/05/1989; Concert at The Swinging Sporran, Manchester, England. with The Abs & Cowboy Kilers.
  125. 19/05/1989; Concert at The ULU, London, England. Steve Diggle guests on the encore.
  126. 01/06/1989; Concert at ??, Vienna, Austria.
  127. 04/06/1989; Concert at ??, Bielfeld, Germany.
  128. 11/06/1989; Concert at ??, Paris, France.
  129. 18/06/1989; Concert at Democrazy, Ghent, Belgium.
  130. 06/08/1989; Concert at The Sonic Temple, Wilkinsburg, PA, USA.
  131. 11/08/1989; Concert at The 9:30 Club, Washington, DC, USA. with Jackhammer Orchestra & Raging Slab.
  132. 12/08/1989; Concert at Maxwells, Hoboken, NJ, USA. with Earth Pig.
  133. 09/09/1989; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Service & The Defoliants
  134. 19/09/1989; Concert at Neely B's, ??, ??, USA. with Control & Infants Of Sin.
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  136. 28/04/1990; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Kustom Kar Kommandos & The Pug Uglies.
  137. 20/07/1990; Concert at St. Andrew's Hall, Detroit, MI, USA. (unsure of date).
  138. 25/08/1990; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Strangle Martins.
  139. 26/10/1990; Concert at Maxwells, Hoboken, NJ, USA. with Goo Goo Dolls.
  140. ??/10/1990; 'Home' single released, exact date unknown, around the same time as the album.
  141. 31/10/1990; 'Raygun...Naked Raygun' album released.
  142. 24/11/1990; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Lonely Trojans & Fractured Adolescents.
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  144. 23/02/1991; Concert at The Number 1 Soul, Elgin, IL, USA. with Trenchmouth & Contracide.
  145. 13/03/1991; Concert at The Cannibal Club, Austin, TX, USA. with Jawbox & Naked Vanilla.
  146. 20/03/1991; Concert at The Kennel Club, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  147. 11/05/1991; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Not Rebecca.
  148. 18/05/1991; Concert at Club 367, ??, ??, USA. with The Nukes & Straitjacket Lucy.
  149. 01/06/1991; Concert at Irving Plaza, New York, NY, USA. with The Flies.
  150. 21/06/1991; Concert at J.M. Club, Waukegan, IL, USA. with Not-Us, Thought Industry & Rekd.
  151. 19/07/1991; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Coup De Grace & Bollweevils.
  152. 10/08/1991; Concert at The Anthrax, Norwalk, CT, USA. with 76% Uncertain.
  153. 16/11/1991; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Sludgeworth & Sloppy Seconds.
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  155. 23/01/1992; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA.
  156. 02/04/1992; Concert at The Duke Ellington Ballroom, Dekalb, IL, USA. with Buzzmuscle.
  157. 30/05/1992; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA.
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