The Smashing Pumpkins 1989-10-31

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October 31, 1989 – Chicago, IL, US
Live performance by The Smashing Pumpkins
ArtistThe Smashing Pumpkins
DateOctober 31, 1989
VenueCabaret Metro
Coordinates41°56′59″N 87°39′40″W
LocationChicago, IL, US
Venue typeClub
PersonnelBilly Corgan, James Iha, D'arcy Wretzky, Jimmy Chamberlin

Setlist[edit | edit source]

Set one[edit | edit source]

  1. "I Am My End(live debut)
  2. "Rhinoceros
  3. "Ball and Chain(live debut)
  4. "Bury Me
  5. "Try to Try

Set two[edit | edit source]

  1. "Salt(final performance)
  2. "Lie I Lie(only performance)
  3. "Razor(live debut)
  4. "Love" (pre-Gish demo) (final performance)
  5. "C'mon

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Setlist is possibly incomplete

Banter[edit | edit source]

Bob English: Ladies and gentlemen.... Good evening. Ladies and gentlemen, ghosts and goblins, please give a Halloween welcome for the Smashing Pumpkins!
I Am My End
> Rhinoceros
Iha: Thanks a lot.
Guy in crowd: More candy!
BC: (off mic) No.
Ball and Chain
Bury Me
BC: Bass drum problem. ...
Iha: [unintelligible word, sounds like “cron” or “quon”].
Guy in crowd: Candy!
D’arcy: Candy, anybody want candy? Yeah?
Try to Try
[set break]
BC: Yeah, turn it up.
> Lie I Lie
Guy in crowd: Let’s go, James!
Iha: Yeah, yeah, yeah. (feedback intro to Razor starts) Rrrrazor.
Iha: Thanks a lot. We'd like to thank Joe Shanahan, Vince, Jam, Fred and everybody else and Mandy Hoffman.