Details
Location:
Emo's in Houston, TX
Date:
February 04, 1993
Other Acts:
Green Apple Quickstep
Notes:
  • Recordings from this show can be found here
  • kytsch: "That was with Green Apple Quickstep from Seattle, WA. I sang two covers with them that night."
  • WhiteTim: "My friend who was at the Green Day's 1993 Emo's show said the club was packed to the wall, that hardly anyone could even walk."
  • Matthew Juarez: "Tre Cool kept trying to persuade me into letting them sleep at my house because they had no place to crash yet. It's funny to imagine them looking for a place to stay now, seeing that they are probably occupying an entire swank suite at a hotel near Toyota Center at the moment."
  • itchykorean: "Damn, now this is old school Green Day right here. I remember this show being hella packed. And Emo's wasn't the biggest place. ...I also remember struggling to find a decent spot to film the show without getting an obstructed view. Unfortunately, my battery died and was not able to capture the show in it's entirety (2 1/2 songs)."
  • onewheelup: "I was there that night, and, well, every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday nights. Those were good times, I remember seeing this girl Kelly that I went to visit every Sunday night. I was like, 'What are you doing here?' And she said, 'It's Green Day.' I was like, 'What's that?' And she said it was a band. I was like, 'Oh, sorry, never heard of them.'"
  • Cary Jackson: "I skated down and rode the ramp on the patio awhile before the show. I remember their tour van was a Bookmobile, and they traded books with folks. ... They played Sweet Home Alabama, and let people onstage to try to sing it, and as soon as each singer screwed up a line, Billie Joe would literally kick them off the stage into the crowd."
  • James Brandon: "They were better, but that Emo's show was untouchable. Getting to be so close and the overall intensity of the band/crowd. I miss that night. The club was packed, inside and outside and everything got destroyed. Everyone I knew from Orange Grove Skatepark was there. I just remember the Green Day flier said $5 for under 21 and free for over 21 and being so mad because I had to pay $5."
Photos from Houston, TX
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Setlist
1. Don't Leave Me
2. 2,000 Light Years Away
3. One Of My Lies
4. Chump
5. Longview
6. Welcome To Paradise
7. Only Of You
8. At The Library
9. When I Come Around
10. Who Wrote Holden Caulfield?
11. Food Around The Corner
12. Dominated Love Slave
13. Going To Pasalacqua
14. Christie Road
15. 16
16. Paper Lanterns
17. Knowledge (Operation Ivy cover)
18. Road To Acceptance
19. Disappearing Boy / Sweet Home Alabama
20. When I Come Around
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