1985.09.27 - Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, CA - Illuminotic

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1985.09.27 - Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, CA - Illuminotic

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09/27/1985 - Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, CA

Yet another new show for the gig listing.
Question is which band is it for?

This could be an Illuminotic gig or it could turn out to be a new contender for the earliest know Jane's Addiction show title.

It's certainly not a Psi-Com show as this person commented.
Fishbone at the Golden Bear in Huntington Beach, around '83. (The opening act, PsiCom, was hilariously awful; I learned years later that it was Perry Farrell's first band, and they only played like 5 shows before they mercifully broke up and he formed Jane's Addiction.)
http://www.sportsjournalists.com/forum/ ... c=45032.50

Fishbone lists this show on their site.
Although there is no mention of any band fronted by Perry opening the show.

http://www.fishbonelive.org/concert_arc ... 9-27/1592/

More research will be needed to confirm this one.
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I added this show to the Illuminotic gig list.

http://janesaddiction.org/tour/tour_det ... ourID=1565

Fishbone did play at the Golden Bear on this date.
Just tonight I found an ad that proves this 100%.

However there is no mention of Illuminotic in the ad. :(
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Re: 1985.09.27 Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, CA - Illuminotic

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Here’s a flyer for this show. Sadly still no mention of Illuminotic or Jane’s.
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Re: 1985.09.27 Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, CA - Illuminotic

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From the Oct 3 1985 LA Weekly - lists Fishbone, and that is it
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nothing from the previous week's edition for 9/27
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Digging around on my computer I found this... not terribly helpful and we can't even say it is for this particular show :noclude:
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