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.

Many thanks to Mike Ziegler for numerous updates, additions & corrections.

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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 Nunzio'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. 19/02/1981; Concert at Club 950, Chicago, IL, USA.
  8. 07/03/1981; Concert at The Space Place, Chicago, IL, USA. with Bauhaus.
  9. 09/03/1981; Concert at The Oz, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies, Silver Abuse etc.. released as 'Busted At Oz' live compilation.
  10. 23/03/1981; Concert at The Space Place, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for Black Flag, The Effigies & Strike Under.
  11. 11/04/1981; Concert at The Space Place, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies & Strike Under.
  12. 18/04/1981; Concert at Sam's Place, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 
  13. 02/05/1981; Concert at The Space Place, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies & Strike Under.
  14. 29/06/1981; Concert at O'Banion's Place, Chicago, IL, USA.
  15. 11/07/1981; Concert at Northeastern Illinois University, IL, USA. with asst. 'WZRD' broadcast show.
  16. 16/07/1981; Concert at Tuts, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Fall & Da.
  17. 20/08/1981; Concert at O'Banion's Place, Chicago, IL, USA.
  18. 17/09/1981; Concert at Club C.O.D., Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Dead Kennedys, The Effigies, Strike Under & Husker Du.
  19. 18/09/1981; Concert at Club C.O.D., Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Dead Kennedys, The Effigies, Strike Under & Husker Du.
  20. 25/09/1981; Concert at Sam's Place, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 
  21. 09/10/1981; Concert at Gaspar's, Chicago, IL, USA. with Strike Under.
  22. 31/10/1981; Concert at O'Banion's, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for TSOL & The Subverts.
  23. ??/??/1981; 'Busted At Oz' compilation released, includes Naked Raygun's debut on vinyl.
  24. 26/12/1981; Concert at Club C.O.D., Chicago, IL, USA. opening for Anti-Pasti & 6 Feet Under.
  25. 31/12/1981; Concert at O'Banion's Place, Chicago, IL, USA. with Trial By Fire.
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  27. 30/01/1982; Concert at The Starship, Milwaukee, WI, USA.
  28. 13/05/1982; Concert at Club 950, Chicago, IL, USA. with Terminal Bleach.
  29. 30/05/1982; Concert at Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. 
  30. 04/07/1982; Concert at Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies.
  31. 25/11/1982; Concert at Club 950, Chicago, IL, USA. with Mortal Micronauts.
  32. 10/12/1982; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA. with Crucifucks & Rights Of The Accused.
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  34. 21/01/1983; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with 4xy.
  35. ??/07/1983; 'Basement Screams' ep released, exact date unknown, possibly August.
  36. 17/09/1983; Concert at First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Civil Defense.
  37. 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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  39. ??/01/1984; 'Flammable Solid' single released, exact date unknown, early '84 or even late '83.
  40. 03/02/1984; Concert at The Eagles Club, Milwaukee, WI, USA. with The Defoliants & The Watchmen.
  41. 18/02/1984; Concert at First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Man Sized Action.
  42. 02/03/1984; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA.
  43. 21/04/1984; Concert at The State Theatre, Kalamazoo, MI, USA. with Black Spring.
  44. 14/07/1984; Concert at Tuts, Chicago, IL, USA. with Out Of Order.
  45. ??/07/1984; 'The Middle Of America' comp lp released, includes 2 demo tracks.
  46. 16/08/1984; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for The Effigies, with Articles Of Faith, R.O.T.A. & asst.
  47. 27/09/1984; Concert at VFW Hall, Ventura, CA, USA. opening for CH3., with Ill Repute & Coalition.
  48. 29/09/1984; Concert at Vidal's Entertainment Centre, Bakersfield, CA, USA. opening for The Minutemen, with Slovenly Peter.
  49. 03/11/1984; Concert at Airwaves, Carbondale, IL, USA.
  50. 08/11/1984; Concert at VFW 18, Kansas City, MO, USA. opening for Iron Cross & Heart Attack.
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  52. 20/01/1985; Concert at The Academy Of The Arts, Indianapolis, IN, USA. with The Primates.
  53. 16/02/1985; Concert at Paycheck's Lounge, Hamtramck, MI, USA. with Cinecyde.
  54. 23/02/1985; Concert at WMU East Gym Hall, Kalamazoo, MI, USA. with Buttonhole Surfers, 11th Hour & Spite.
  55. 03/03/1985; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA. with Blatant Dissent. 7:00 show.
  56. 03/03/1985; Concert at The Cubby Bear, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Appliances. 10:00 show.
  57. 09/03/1985; Concert at Whole Music Club, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Bloodsport.
  58. ??/03/1985; 'Throb Throb' album released, exact date unknown but around Mar/Apr.
  59. 15/03/1985; Concert at The Silver Dollar Club, Phoenix, AZ, USA. with Malignus Youth, Stand To Reason & Counterpunch.
  60. 23/03/1985; Concert at The Satyricon, Portland, OR, USA. with Sowbelly & Wolfgang.
  61. 29/03/1985; Concert at The Old Library Building, Bloomington, IN, USA. with The Paranoidz & The Swamp Rats.
  62. 30/03/1985; Concert at The Jockey Club, Newport, KY, USA. with M.I.A.
  63. 07/04/1985; Concert at Mabel's, Champaign, IL, USA.
  64. 13/04/1985; Concert at Yano's, Milwaukee, WI, USA. 
  65. 20/04/1985; Concert at The Foolery, Mount Pleasant, MI, USA. with E.M.F.
  66. 27/04/1985; Concert at 7th Street Entry, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Breaking Circus & Gotter Dammerung.
  67. 26/05/1985; Concert at Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Rights Of The Accused & The Promise.
  68. 20/06/1985; Concert at WUST Radio Music Hall, Washington, DC, USA. opening for Government Issue & T.S.O.L., with Cereal Killer.
  69. 21/06/1985; Concert at American Legion Post 353, Northampton, PA, USA. with The Clap, The Follow Fashion Monkeys & The Guns.
  70. 22/06/1985; Concert at Maxwell's, Hoboken, NJ, USA. with Antietam.
  71. 28/08/1985; Concert at First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA. opening for Husker Du, with Bad Trip.
  72. 01/09/1985; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Product 19.
  73. 02/11/1985; Concert at The Palace Theatre, Chicago, IL, USA. opening for Dead Kennedys, with Crucifux & Criminally Insane.
  74. 07/12/1985; Concert at The Outhouse, Lawrence, KS, USA. with Near Death Experience & Forced Behaviour.
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  76. 18/01/1986; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Blatant Dissent & Lost Cause.
  77. 24/01/1986; Concert at The Page One Tavern, Charleston, IL, USA. with Talismans Possessed & Pope John Paul & The Sex Probes.
  78. 25/01/1986; Concert at The Meridian Ballroom, Edwardsville, IL, USA. with White Suburban Youth & Club Zero.
  79. 07/02/1986; Concert at Turner Hall, Madison, WI, USA. with Appliances & SFB.
  80. 23/03/1986; Concert at The Mystery Lounge, Detroit, MI, USA. with The Mangos & Alien Nation.
  81. 04/04/1986; Concert (?) at Joz, Chicago, IL, USA. 'All Rise' listening party.
  82. ??/04/1986; 'All Rise' album released, exact date unknown but around March/April probably (test pressing dated Jan 21st).
  83. 26/04/1986; Concert at Turner's, St. Louis, MO, USA. with White Suburban Youth & Unjust Cause.
  84. 01/05/1986; Concert at Mabel's, Champaign, IL, USA. with Mc Wilson.
  85. 25/05/1986; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Mangos & The Defoliants.
  86. 15/06/1986; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Defoliants, The Effigies, Bloodsport & asst.
  87. 22/06/1986; Concert at The Complex, Washington, DC, USA. with Marginal Man, Half Japanese & The Forgotten.
  88. 26/06/1986; Concert at Enfield Roller World, Enfield, CT, USA. with Th' Inbred, Eight Route Army & Crippled Youth.
  89. 27/06/1986; Concert at The Catty Shack, Catasauqua, PA, USA.
  90. 26/07/1986; Concert at Park West, Chicago, IL, USA. 
  91. 31/08/1986; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with Certain Death.
  92. 14/09/1986; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with CH3 & Man Alive.
  93. 21/09/1986; Concert at First Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, USA. 
  94. 03/10/1986; Concert at Bartlett Gym, Chicago, IL, USA. with Precious Wax Drippings.
  95. 04/10/1986; Concert at Saint Andrew's Hall, Detroit, MI, USA. with Blank Schatz.
  96. 31/12/1986; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. 
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  98. 21/02/1987; Concert at The Page One Tavern, Charleston, IL, USA. with Blatant Dissent.
  99. 07/03/1987; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Dragnet & The Stitches.
  100. 12/03/1987; Concert at Emo's, Houston, TX, USA.
  101. ??/04/1987; 'Vanilla Blue' single released, exact date unknown but early '87.
  102. 11/04/1987; Concert at The Eagles Club, ??, ??, USA. with Wait For Light.
  103. 28/08/1987; Concert at The Illinois Central College Gymnasium, East Peoria, IL, USA. with Bloody Mess, Hate & Stabbing Westward.
  104. 29/08/1987; Concert at The No Bar & Grill, Muncie, IN, USA. with Nice Strong Arm.
  105. 04/09/1987; Concert at City Gardens, Trenton, NJ, USA. with Dick Destiny & The Highway Kings.
  106. 05/09/1987; Concert at Maxwell's, Hoboken, NJ, USA. with Phantom Tollbooth.
  107. 06/09/1987; Concert at The Cat Club, New York, NY, USA.
  108. 11/09/1987; Concert at The Living Room, Providence, RI, USA. opening for Sonic Youth, with Noisy Little Indians.
  109. 13/09/1987; Concert at The Hung Jury Pub, Washington, DC, USA. with Reptile House & On Edge.
  110. 16/09/1987; Concert at Studio B, Greenville, SC, USA. with The Hysterical Narcotics.
  111. 17/09/1987; Concert at The Metroplex, Atlanta, GA, USA. with Hysteric Narcotics.
  112. 18/09/1987; Concert at The American Legion Hall, Gainesville, FL, USA. with Doldrums & Raging Pus Bags.
  113. 23/09/1987; Concert at Elliston Square, Nashville, TN, USA. with Paralysers & Wilderness.
  114. 25/09/1987; Concert at The Sport's Palace, St. Louis, MO, USA. with Dead Planet, Duck Duck Goose & Culture Shock.
  115. 20/11/1987; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Didjits & Bhopal Stiffs. live tracks released on 'Jettison' album re-issue.
  116. 21/11/1987; Concert at Council Fire Room, University Of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI, USA. with Pat The Blowfish & Dragnet.
  117. 31/12/1987; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Defoliants.
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  119. 23/01/1988; Concert at The Gallery, Normal, IL, USA.
  120. 04/03/1988; Concert at O'Cayz Corral, Madison, WI, USA. with Burning Effigies.
  121. 05/03/1988; Concert at 7th St. Entry, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Blind Approach.
  122. 08/04/1988; Concert at Club Dreamerz, Chicago, IL, USA. 'Jettison' album launch show.
  123. ??/04/1988; 'Jettison' album released, exact date unknown.
  124. 15/04/1988; Concert at Spud Zero, Lafayette, IN, USA. with Girls Can Touch.
  125. 07/05/1988; Concert at The VFW Hall, Phoenix, AZ, USA. opening for M.D.C., with Nations On Fire & asst.
  126. 08/05/1988; Concert at Carpenter's Hall, San Diego, CA, USA. opening for M.D.C., with Pitchfork.
  127. 13/05/1988; Concert at Variety Arts Centre, Los Angeles, CA, USA. opening for Descendants, with asst.
  128. 15/05/1988; Concert at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley, CA, USA. with Mr T Experience, Steelpole Bathtub & The Scab.
  129. 18/05/1988; Concert at The Satyricon, Portland, OR, USA. opening for Soul Asylum, with Snakepit.
  130. 19/05/1988; Concert at The central Tavern, Seattle, WA, USA. opening for Soul Asylum.
  131. 20/05/1988; Concert at The Community World Theater, Tacoma, WA, USA. with Danger Mouse.
  132. 29/05/1988; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Lemonheads & Balang Revival.
  133. 03/07/1988; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Effigies.
  134. 15/07/1988; Concert at Big Kahuna, New York, NY, USA. opening for White Zombie, with Pussy Galore.
  135. 14/08/1988; Concert at The Dry House, ??, ??, USA. with The Darbys.
  136. 17/08/1988; Concert at The Anthrax, Norwalk, CT, USA. with Cameraface & UNYN.
  137. 18/08/1988; Concert at The Pyramid Club, New York, NY, USA. 
  138. 19/08/1988; Concert at Maxwell's, Hoboken, NJ, USA. with The Hickoids.
  139. 19/08/1988; Concert at D.C. Space, Washington, DC, USA. with Strange Boutique. (probably cancelled?). 
  140. 04/09/1988; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Orifice & Unified Rice. (7:30 show).
  141. 04/09/1988; Concert at The Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Orifice. (Midnight show).
  142. 27/10/1988; Concert at Fabrik, Hamburg, Germany. (Oct. 27th - Nov. 16th; 'Jettison Europe '88' tour).
  143. 01/11/1988; Concert at Nastrovje Potsdam, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany. 
  144. 02/11/1988; Concert at T.J.'s Disco, Newport, Wales. with Cowboy Killers & Slowjam.
  145. 04/11/1988; Concert at The School Of Oriental Studies, London, England. with Napalm Death & Jailcell Recipes.
  146. 06/11/1988; Concert at Le Paso, ??, Italy.
  147. 12/11/1988; Concert at Lido, Leuven, Belgium. with Gore & Swampsurfers.
  148. 16/11/1988; Concert at Metro Pigalle, Salle Valence, France. with Les Rats, Les Gnomes & Smegmatics.
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  150. 21/01/1989; Concert at Page One, Charleston, IL, USA. with Sixteen Tons & Flea Circus.
  151. 19/02/1989; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Rights Of The Accused & Sixteen Tons.
  152. ??/??/1989; 'Treason' single released, exact date unknown but pre-dates the album, around April?.
  153. ??/??/1989; 'Understand?' album released, exact date unknown, around April?.
  154. 22/04/1989; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Thin White Rope.
  155. 06/05/1989; Concert at Valparasio University, Valparasio, IN, USA. with Psycho Reggae & Lynyrd's Innards.
  156. 12/05/1989; Concert at The New Adelphi, Hull, England. (May 12th - Jun. 17th; 'Europe '89' tour).
  157. 13/05/1989; Concert at The Duchess Of York, Leeds, England.
  158. 15/05/1989; Concert at Kaleidoscope, Birmingham, England. with Smoking Mirror.
  159. 16/05/1989; Concert at T.J.'s Disco, Newport, Wales. with Cowboy Killers & Ultima Thule.
  160. 17/05/1989; Concert at The Swinging Sporran, Manchester, England. with The Abs & Cowboy Kilers.
  161. 19/05/1989; Concert at The ULU, London, England. Steve Diggle (S.L.F.) guests on the encore.
  162. 24/05/1989; Concert at Barbue, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  163. 28/05/1989; Concert at ??, Berlin, Germany.
  164. 29/05/1989; Concert at Kir, Hamburg, Germany.
  165. 30/05/1989; Concert at Rockfabrik, Ubach-Palenberg, Germany.
  166. 01/06/1989; Concert at Kapu, Linz, Austria. with 2 Bad.
  167. 03/06/1989; Concert at ??, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany.
  168. 04/06/1989; Concert at ??, Bielefeld, Germany.
  169. 06/06/1989; Cocnert at ??, Duisberg, Germany.
  170. 11/06/1989; Concert at ??, Paris, France.
  171. 18/06/1989; Concert at Democrazy, Ghent, Belgium.
  172. 06/08/1989; Concert at The Sonic Temple, Wilkinsburg, PA, USA. with The Doughboys.
  173. 09/08/1989; Concert at Bunratty's, Boston, MA, USA.
  174. 11/08/1989; Concert at The 9:30 Club, Washington, DC, USA. with Jackhammer Orchestra & Raging Slab.
  175. 12/08/1989; Concert at Maxwells, Hoboken, NJ, USA. with Earth Pig.
  176. 09/09/1989; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Service & The Defoliants.
  177. 16/09/1989; Concert at 7th St. Entry, Minneapolis, MN, USA. with Bone Club & Charlie Don't Surf.
  178. 19/09/1989; Concert at Neely B's, Columbus, OH, USA. with Control & Infants Of Sin.
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  180. 28/04/1990; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Kustom Kar Kommandos & The Pug Uglies.
  181. 23/06/1990; Concert at The Outhouse, Lawrence, KS, USA. with Ultraman & Hayseeds.
  182. 20/07/1990; Concert at St. Andrew's Hall, Detroit, MI, USA. with Head Of David & Phun Dog.
  183. 21/07/1990; Concert at Mather Courtyard, Case Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH, USA.
  184. 25/08/1990; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Strangle Martins.
  185. ??/10/1990; Concert at ??, Athens, OH, USA. (Oct. - Nov. 'Fall Tour 1990').
  186. 21/10/1990; Concert at The Upstage, Pittsburg, PA, USA.
  187. 22/10/1990; Concert at The 9:30 Club, Washington, DC, USA.
  188. 23/10/1990; Concert at The Chameleon Club, Lancaster, PA, USA. with The Passed.
  189. 24/10/1990; Concert at The Fast Lane II, Asbury Park, NJ, USA. with Big Nurse, Bone Orchard & Surgeon General.
  190. 25/10/1990; Concert at The Marquee, New York, NY, USA. with Primus.
  191. 26/10/1990; Concert at Maxwells, Hoboken, NJ, USA. with Goo Goo Dolls.
  192. 27/10/1990; Concert at The Channel, Boston, MA, USA.
  193. ??/10/1990; Concert at ??, Champaign, IL, USA.
  194. ??/10/1990; Concert at ??, Washington, DC, USA.
  195. ??/10/1990; 'Home' single released, exact date unknown, around the same time as the album.
  196. 31/10/1990; 'Raygun...Naked Raygun' album released.
  197. ??/10/1990; Concert at ??, Mt. Pilot, NC, USA.
  198. ??/11/1990; Concert at ??, Morgantown, WV, USA.
  199. ??/11/1990; Concert at ??, Richmond, VA, USA.
  200. ??/11/1990; Concert at ??, Munice, IN, USA.
  201. 24/11/1990; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with The Lonely Trojans & Fractured Adolescents.
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  203. 23/02/1991; Concert at The Number 1 Soul, Elgin, IL, USA. with Trenchmouth & Contracide.
  204. 11/03/1991; Concert at Tipitina's, New Orleans, LA, USA. with Distant Silence.
  205. 13/03/1991; Concert at The Cannibal Club, Austin, TX, USA. with Jawbox & Naked Vanilla.
  206. 17/03/1991; Concert at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley, CA, USA.
  207. 20/03/1991; Concert at The Kennel Club, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  208. 11/05/1991; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Not Rebecca.
  209. 18/05/1991; Concert at Club 367, St. Louis, MO, USA. with The Nukes & Straitjacket Lucy.
  210. 01/06/1991; Concert at Irving Plaza, New York, NY, USA. with The Flies.
  211. 21/06/1991; Concert at J.M. Club, Waukegan, IL, USA. with Not-Us, Thought Industry & Rekd.
  212. 19/07/1991; Concert at The Cabaret Metro, Chicago, IL, USA. with Coup De Grace & Bollweevils.
  213. 10/08/1991; Concert at The Anthrax, Norwalk, CT, USA. with 76% Uncertain.
  214. 16/11/1991; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA. with Sludgeworth & Sloppy Seconds.
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  216. 23/01/1992; Concert at The Exit, Chicago, IL, USA.
  217. 02/04/1992; Concert at The Duke Ellington Ballroom, Dekalb, IL, USA. with Buzzmuscle.
  218. 30/05/1992; Concert at The Riviera, Chicago, IL, USA.
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