The Smashing Pumpkins 1990-08-25

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August 25, 1990 – Chicago, IL, US
Live performance by The Smashing Pumpkins
ArtistThe Smashing Pumpkins
DateAugust 25, 1990
VenueCabaret Metro
Coordinates41°56′59″N 87°39′40″W
LocationChicago, IL, US
Venue typeClub
PersonnelBilly Corgan, James Iha, D'arcy Wretzky, Jimmy Chamberlin
Order of bandsThe Farmers, Phantom Helmsmen, The Millions, The Smashing Pumpkins

Source concert for the Live at the Metro, 1990 DVD included with the 2011 Gish reissue.

Full performance

Setlist[edit | edit source]

  1. "I Am One
  2. "Snail
  3. "Rhinoceros
  4. "Bury Me
  5. "Tristessa
  6. "Window Paine
  7. "Razor
  8. "Sookie Sookie" [Don Covay(final performance)

Encore[edit | edit source]

  1. "Godzilla" [Blue Öyster Cult(live debut)

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Second Midwest Music Conference, hence the professional video recording

Banter[edit | edit source]

I Am One
> Rhinoceros
Bury Me
> Tristessa
Iha: Thanks.
Window Paine
> Razor
BC: Rock, rock, rock, rock is dead.
Sookie Sookie
[encore break]
Iha: Thanks.
BC: Hey, you like rock and roll? Well, rock, rock, rock is dead.
Godzilla (abandoned 18 seconds in)
BC: See? Can’t even fuckin’ get that right.

Photos and memorabilia[edit | edit source]