Hüsker Dü Database
Revision history

History of changes to the site, listed in reverse chronological order, since Jan 2004. Scroll or jump down to access updates prior to the current year.

Note: New additions to the acknowledgments list are not explicitly noted, but as a rule the names of contributors not already listed are added at the same time as their contributions.

Date Description of changes
29 Sep 2020 Added five new photos to the venue image page for The Channel, Boston MA.
27 Sep 2020 Added a photo of the marquee to the performance stills page for the 18 Mar 1983 Hüsker Dü show at Goofy's Upper Deck, Minneapolis. This image has been making the rounds on Facebook, but the photographer has not yet been identified.
27 Sep 2020 Updated the venue image page for Goofy's Upper Deck in Minneapolis with a new photo of the club awaiting demolition in 1988. Thanks to the photographer, Timothy Crowe.
27 Sep 2020 Added two new ticket images to the ticket collage page:
    20 Apr 1996, Grant Hart @ St Paul Student Center, St Paul MN
    12 Mar 2013, Bob Mould @ Bob Mould @ Fowlers Live, Adelaide, Australia
Thanks to James Lindbloom and Brett Allen, respectively.
27 Sep 2020 Added three new flyer/calendar images:
    27 Mar 1992, Nova Mob @ R&R Station, Madison WO
    29 Dec 1996, Grant Hart @ Saloon, Minneapolis
    03 Mar 2000, Grant Hart @ Red Eye Theater, Minneapolis
Thanks to James Lindbloom.
23 Sep 2020 Added a pile of new flyer, poster, and print ad images that had been accumulating on the hard drive. Some of these corresponded to previously unlisted dates, which have been duly added:
    31 Dec 1981, Hüsker Dü @ Goofy's Upper Deck, Minneapolis (alternate)
    19 Mar 1982, Hüsker Dü @ Merlyn's, Madison WI
    09 Jul 1982, Hüsker Dü @ King's Road, San Diego (alternate;venue switched)
    31 Jul 1982, Hüsker Dü @ Aquatic Park, Berkeley CA (alternate)
    25 Sep 1982, Hüsker Dü @ Goofy's Upper Deck, Minneapolis (alternate)
    27 Jan 1983, Hüsker Dü @ VFW Hall, Kansas City (alternate)
    30 Jul 1983, Hüsker Dü @ McCafferty's, St Paul (alternate)
    21 Oct 1983, Hüsker Dü @ Foothill College, Los Altos Hills CA (alternate)
   St Paul Student Center 20 May 1984, Hüsker Dü @ Bowes Lyon House, Stevenage UK (cancellation)
    09 Oct 1984, Hüsker Dü @ Graffiti, Pittsburgh (alternate)
    01 Dec 1984, Hüsker Dü @ Lawrence Opera House, Lawrence KS (alternate)
    15 Dec 1984, Hüsker Dü @ Club Lingerie, Hollywood
    11 May 1985, Hüsker Dü @ City Gardens, Trenton (alternate)
    29 Oct 1985, Hüsker Dü @ Keystone, Palo Alto CA
    27 Feb 1987, Hüsker Dü @ Memorial Hall, UNC, Chapel Hill NC
    19 Mar 1987, Hüsker Dü @ UMass Student Union, Amherst MA
    15 Jun 1987, Hüsker Dü @ Parco Rocca, Novellara, Italy (alternate)
    31 Dec 1988, Grant Hart/Swallows @ 7th St Entry, Minneapolis (alternate)
    17 May 1989, Bob Mould @ Roxy, Los Angeles
    17 May 1989, Bob Mould @ Roxy, Los Angeles (alternate)
    18 May 1989, Bob Mould @ Whisky, Los Angeles (alternate)
    18 May 1989, Bob Mould @ Whisky, Los Angeles (alternate)
    19 May 1989, Bob Mould @ McCabes, Santa Monica CA
    13 Nov 1989, Bob Mould @ 1st Ave, Minneapolis
    18 Jun 1990, Grant Hart/Nova Mob @ Riverside Centre, Newcastle UK (alternate)
    16 Jul 1991, Grant Hart/Nova Mob @ Academy, NYC
    18 May 1993, Sugar @ Paramount Theatre, Seattle (venue switched)
    12-16 Sep 1994, Grant Hart/Nova Mob UK tour
    30 Sep 1998, Bob Mould Band @ 9:30 Club, Washington DC
    21 Sep 2001, Grant Hart @ Globe East, Milwaukee
    03 Jun 2009, Grant Hart @ Cafe Nine, New Haven CT
    05 Dec 2011, Grant Hart @ Hare & Hounds, Birmingham UK (alternate)
    05 Dec 2011, Bob Mould Band @ Bottom of the Hill, San Francisco (alternate)
    12 Mar 2013, Bob Mould Band @ Fowlers Live, Adelaide, Australia
    10 May 2016, Bob Mould Band @ Showbox, Seattle
    20-22 Oct 2017, Bob Mould Band Pacific Northwest tour (alternate)
    26 Jun 2018, Porcupine @ Turf Club, St Paul (alternate)
    Feb-Apr 2019, Bob Mould Band Sunshine Rock tour (alternate)
    Nov 2019, Bob Mould German festival dates
Thanks to:
Brett Allen (Fowlers Live)
Paolo Bedini (Parco Rocca)
Rob Filardo (Academy)
Paul Garner (Riverside Centre)
John Merino (Lawrence Opera House)
Dan Ridout (McCafferty's)
Malcolm Tent (Cafe Nine)
Kevin Whitehead (Hare & Hounds)
Lasse Wist (King's Road, Foothill College)
17 Sep 2020 Put up a setlist page for the 23 Nov 1995 Grant Hart solo acoustic show at Knaack, Berlin, Germany. Thanks to Stefan Kullik. Also put up a venue image page for Knaack and updated the dates page, as the Berlin venue had previously been listed as unknown.
11 Sep 2020 Added an annotated discography entry for the Bob Mould Siberian Butterfly promo video, released a couple of days ago.
03 Sep 2020 Added a new photo to the performance stills page for the 11 Sep 2019 Bob Mould show at the Music Box in Cleveland. Thanks to the photographer, Jim Szudy.
13 Aug 2020 Added two new ticket images to the ticket collage page:
    08 Dec 1994, Sugar @ Electric Ballroom, Tempe AZ
    05 Mar 1995, Bob Mould @ Trocadero, Philadelphia
Thanks to Aaron Aslanian for the Tempe image.
31 Jul 2020 Rescanned the poster for the 31 Jul 1982 Hüsker Dü show at Aquatic Park in Berkeley CA (Eastern Front) and replaced the old image on the 1982 poster index page with the upgrade.
17 Jul 2020 Put up a flyer image for the 13-14 Sep 1998 Bob Mould Band shows at 1st Ave in Minneapolis and updated the 1998 poster index page. Thanks to Matt Hoehn.
15 Jul 2020 Added an annotated discography entry for the Bob Mould Forecast Of Rain promo video, released earlier this week.
15 Jul 2020 Made some minor corrections to the setlist page for the 05 Dec 2011 Grant Hart show at Hare & Hounds, Birmingham UK, Thanks to Kevin Whitehead.
02 Jul 2020 Added three new ticket images to the ticket collage page:
    20 Jun 1985, Hüsker Dü @ Mississippi Nights, St Louis
    15 May 1993, Sugar @ Hollywood Palladium
    03 Feb 2006, Bob Mould @ Róisín Dubh, Galway
Thanks to Get Smart! (who opened for Hüskers at Mississippi Nights) and Eoin McCarthy.
02 Jul 2020 Made some minor corrections to the setlist page for the 02 Oct 1998 Bob Mould Band show at Cat's Cradle, Carrboro NC. Thanks to Dave K.
29 Jun 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 19 Jun 1987 Hüsker Dü show at Glastonbury UK (CND Festival). Thanks to the photographer, Brian Hook.
20 Jun 2020 Updated the annotated discography entry for the Bob Mould Circle Of Friends 2x12" to reflect its most recently rescheduled release date (now 24 Oct 2020, a result of the second postponement of Record Store Day) and updated the summary discography.
19 Jun 2020 Added 8 new photos to the performance stills page for the 04 May 1986 Hüsker Dü show at Liberty Lunch in Austin. Thanks to the photographer, Pat Blashill.
16 Jun 2020 Added a second image to the performance stills page for the 06 Nov 1989 Bob Mould show at the Palladium in Salt Lake City.
13 Jun 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 04 May 1986 Hüsker Dü show at Liberty Lunch in Austin. Thanks to Jerry Milton.
05 Jun 2020 Added an annotated discography entry for the Bob Mould American Crisis promo video, released earlier this week.
04 Jun 2020 Upgraded the artwork page for the 1991 promo cassette sampler, The Grand Kempinski.
03 Jun 2020 Added an annotated discography entry for the upcoming Bob Mould album, Blue Hearts. Put up a preliminary artwork page and updated the summary discography and song titles list. Also updated the Jan-Feb 2020 setlists with the correct song titles.
31 May 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 21 May 2013 Bob Mould Band show at the Electric Ballroom in London. Thanks to Paul Boddy.
29 May 2020 Put up a few new print ads and handbills found lying around:
    16 Nov 1994, Sugar, Trocadero, Philadelphia
    08-09 Sep 1996, Bob Mould, 1st Ave, Minneapolis, 08-09 Sep 1996 (alternate)
    21 Sep 1996, Bob Mould, Club Metronome, Burlington VT
    21 Sep 1996, Bob Mould, Club Metronome, Burlington VT (alternate)
    10 Oct 1996, Bob Mould, 9:30 Club, Washington DC
    08 Feb 1997, Bob Mould, Knitting Factory, NYC
    02 May 1997, Bob Mould, Lee's Palace, Toronto
    16 Apr 2002, Bob Mould, Tower Records, Philadelphia (meet & greet)
Updated the corresponding poster index pages.
16 May 2020 Added a ticket image for the 21 Sep 1983 Hüsker Dü show at 1st Ave, Minneapolis. and updated the ticket collage page.
16 May 2020 Put up performance stills pages for a couple of Bob Mould Band LDAPS tour UK gigs:
    27 Oct 1998, The Junction, Cambridge UK
    28 Oct 1998, Waterfront, Norwich UK
Thanks to Martin van Rappard.
15 May 2020 Added an annotated discography entry for the Bob Mould Patch The Sky advance CD and updated the summary discography.
14 May 2020 Put up a poster image for the 17 Jan 1997 Grant Hart show at 7th St Entry in Minneapolis and updated the 1997 poster index page. Thanks to Matthew Edward.
30 Apr 2020 Put up three more Hüsker Dü performance stills pages:
    30 Apr 1986, KU Union Ballroom, Lawrence KS
    15 May 1986, Luvafair, Vancouver BC
    30 Mar 1987, 1st Ave, Minneapolis
Thanks to Mike Blur Wahweotten for providing positive identification of the venue depicted in the first photo listed above, which established the 30 Apr date. There had been some uncertainty about the precise date of the 1986 Vancouver show, but 15 May has been confirmed by a review published in the Vancouver Sun.
22 Apr 2020 Put up two new print ads:
    05 Aug 1990, Grant Hart/Nova Mob, The Rat, Boston
    19 Nov 1990, Bob Mould Band, Coach House, San Juan Capistrano CA
Updated the 1990 poster index page.
19 Apr 2020 Added an annotated discography entry for the upcoming Bob Mould 2x12", Circle Of Friends (audio-only reissue of the 2007 DVD for Record Store Day 2020), put up a preliminary artwork page, and updated the summary discography.
17 Apr 2020 Put up a flyer image for the 11 Feb 1986 Hüsker Dü show at VPI, Blacksburg VA and updated the 1986 poster index page.
15 Apr 2020 Added an entry to the covers and tributes section of the annotated discography for the Dani Llamas GRANT digital-only album consisting of all Grant Hart covers, updated the cover songs cross-reference list, and put up an artwork page.
13 Apr 2020 Put up a few new print ads retrieved from newspaper archives:
    21 Oct 1989, Bob Mould Band, Liberty Lunch, Austin
    21 Jul 1990, Bob Mould Band, Cat's Cradle, Carrboro NC
    26 Oct 2002, Bob Mould (solo), Rosebud, Pittsburgh
Also updated the corresponding poster index pages.
13 Apr 2020 Put up a couple of performance stills pages featuring images retrieved from newspaper archives:
    20 Mar 1987, Hüsker Dü, Orpheum, Boston
    21 Dec 2000, Grant Hart (solo), Empty Bottle, Chicago
12 Apr 2020 Discovered a previously unlisted Grey Area date: 14 Jul 1990, BreadLine, Eau Claire WI. Put up a venue info page and a venue image page for the club.
11 Apr 2020 Added three new Hüsker Dü items to the poster gallery:
    24 Apr 1980, Longhorn, Minneapolis print ad (previously undocumented date)
    21-22 Jul 1980, 7th Sy Entry, Minneapolis flyer (upgrade)
    09-10 Jul 1981, Gorilla Room, Seattle flyer (alternate)
Updated the 1980 and 1981 poster index pages and added the 24 Apr 1980 show to the dates page. Thanks to Greg Norton.
10 Apr 2020 Discovered a previously unlisted Hüsker Dü canceled date: 15 Feb 1987, Livingston College Student Center, Rutgers, University, Piscataway NJ.
10 Apr 2020 Discovered a previously unlisted Nova Mob date: 29 Jul 1993, Hamilton Street Underground, Regina SK. Put up a venue info page and a venue image page for the club.
09 Apr 2020 Added two new ticket images from the Sugar Beaster tour to the ticket collage page:
    18 May 1993, Oz, Seattle
    19 Jun 1993, Zeleste 2, Barcelona.
The Barcelona date had not previously been documented. Added a venue description page and a venue image page for Zeleste 2. Thanks to Albert Martin.
08 Apr 2020 Put up an alternate flyer image for the 01 May 1986 Hüsker Dü show at Velvet Underground in Oklahoma City and updated the 1986 poster index page. Thanks to Jim Penberthy.
03 Apr 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 04 Feb 1993 Nova Mob show at TJ's in Newport, Wales. Thanks to Stefano Vietti.
03 Apr 2020 Determined that the 15 May 1992 Nova Mob show at the Axiom Club in Houston, previously listed as "unconfirmed," did in fact happen. Updated the dates page accordingly. Thanks to David Dilling, who was there.
26 Mar 2020 The canceled Bob Mould March solo tour dates have been rescheduled for November:
    13 Nov 20 Stoughton WI: Stoughton Opera House (more info here)
    14 Nov 20 Iowa City IA: The Mill (more info here)
    15 Nov 20 St Louis MO: Off Broadway (more info here)
    17 Nov 20 Bloomington IL: Castle Theatre (more info here)
    18 Nov 20 Cincinnati OH: 20th Century Theater (more info here)
    20 Nov 20 Nelsonville OH: Stuart's Opera House (more info here)
    21 Nov 20 Kent OH: Kent Stage (more info here)
    22 Nov 20 Kalamazoo MI: Bell's Eccentric Cafe (more info here)
Also put up a poster for the Nov tour and updated the 2020 poster index page.
25 Mar 2020 Put up a flyer image for a cancelled Nova Mob date scheduled for 12 Feb 1995 at Club Soda in Kalamazoo MI. Thanks to Ed Truitt.
25 Mar 2020 Added a candid shot of Grant Hart and Mike Watt at the Turf Club in St Paul on 07 Oct 2012 to the Miscellaneous candid photos page. Thanks to Shane Bergan.
25 Mar 2020 Added a couple more photos of the 15 Aug 2016 panel discussion to the performance stills page for that date. This was the Land Speed Record 35th anniversary celebration at 1st Ave in Minneapolis, which also featured a set performed by Grant Hart & the Glandolinian Army Band. Thanks to Shane Bergan.
24 Mar 2020 Put up performances stills pages for three Twin Cities shows:
    Bob Mould Band, 1st Ave, Minneapolis, 31 Jan 2015
    Grant Hart, 7th St Entry, Minneapolis, 20 Jul 2017
    Porcupine, 15 Aug 2019, Mears Park, St Paul
Thanks to photographer Shane Bergan.
23 Mar 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 18 Mar 1983 Hüsker Dü show at Goofy's Upper Deck, Minneapolis. This was the early (all ages) show on that date, featuring Nig Heist, Black Flag, and the Minutemen. Hüsker Dü did not play the late show. Also added this previously unknown gig to the dates page. Thanks to photographer Suzanne Beauchaine.
18 Mar 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 12 Oct 1982 Hüsker Dü show at Goofy's Upper Deck, Minneapolis. Thanks to Lori Barbero.
16 Mar 2020 Two previously unlisted Hüsker Dü dates discovered: 14 & 28 Dec 1981 at Duffy's, Minneapolis. Determination was made from this club calendar (image courtesy of Jon Senum).
13 Mar 2020 Updated the dates page to reflect that the Bob Mould March 2020 solo electric tour dates have been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Bob is working to reschedule them for a future time.
21 Feb 2020 Put up two new flyer images, both for Nova Mob shows at Vera, Groningen NL:
    10 Jun 1990
    07 Apr 1991
Thanks to Frank Zeinstra.
21 Feb 2020 Members of Grant Hart's backing band, The Conspiracy, on his 2016 New Zealand tour have been identified, and the info added to the setlist page for the 19 Feb 2016 show at Kings Arms, Auckland. Thanks to Austin Cunningham.
16 Feb 2020 Put up a print ad image for a Bob Mould Band show and a flyer image page for a Sugar show:
    25 Jul 1990, Georgia Theatre, Athens GA
    13 Dec 1994, La Luna, Portland OR
Thanks to Aaron Goodrich for the Portland flyer image.
14 Feb 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 09 Oct 1989 Bob Mould band show at Nectarine Ballroom, Ann Arbor MI. Thanks to Jeremy Porter.
07 Feb 2020 Added a missing Porcupine date: 08 Feb 2020, Blush, Duluth MN (more info here). Also updated the info for the 22 Feb 2020 Porcupine gig at Big Turn Music Festival in Red Wing MN to reflect that the venue has now been identified as American Legion Thundering Third District Post #54.
05 Feb 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 01 Feb 2020 Bob Mould solo electric show at Tarrytown Music Hall, Tarrytown NY. Thanks to Jennifer DiSilvio and Patrick Lemire.
02 Feb 2020 Put up setlist pages for the two most recent Bob Mould solo electric shows:
    31 Jan 2020, Jeanne Rimsky Theater, Landmark on Main Street, Port Washington NY
    01 Feb 2020, Tarrytown Music Hall, Tarrytown NY
Thanks to Fred Martens.
30 Jan 2020 Put up setlist pages for last night's early and late Bob Mould solo electric shows at the Iridium in NYC. Thanks to Fred Martens.
28 Jan 2020 Put up an alternate flyer image for the 01 Jul 1982 Hüsker Dü show at Hot Klub in Dallas TX and updated the 1982 poster index page. Thanks to Jim Penberthy.
26 Jan 2020 Put up a performance stills page and a setlist page for tonight's Bob Mould solo electric show at ArtsQuest at Steel Stacks, Bethlehem PA. Thanks to David Allen Petty.
22 Jan 2020 Put up performance stills pages for the first two dates of the current Bob Mould solo electric tour:
    17 Jan 2020, Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River MA
    18 Jan 2020, 3S Artspace, Portsmouth NH
21 Jan 2020 Put up a handbill image and a poster image for the 17 Jan 2020 Bob Mould show at Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River MA, and updated the 2020 poster index page.
19 Jan 2020 Put up setlists for the first two dates of the current Bob Mould solo electric tour:
    17 Jan 2020, Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River MA
    18 Jan 2020, 3S Artspace, Portsmouth NH
07 Jan 2020 Updated the venue info page for Gorilla Gardens in Seattle. Thanks to Kevin Bean.
02 Jan 2020 Added two new ticket images to the ticket collage page:
    31 Jul 1992, Sugar, Clapham Grand, London
    14 May 1994, Nova Mob, Camden Underworld, London
Thanks to Jonathan Winter.
01 Jan 2020 Put up a performance stills page for the 27 Dec 2019 Porcupine show at 1st Ave in Minneapolis. Thanks to Chris Goyette.

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