List of the Rentals concerts

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This page aims to list all concerts performed by The Rentals, to date.

1995

Tour Date Country City Venue Concert Other band(s) Bootleg(s) Source(s)
-- November 2 usausa San Diego, CA The Casbah The Rentals concert: 11/02/1995 Magic Hour, Fern Trio Youtube.png [1]
-- November 3 usausa San Francisco, CA Fashion Center (Live 105 "Listener's Appreciation show") The Rentals concert: 11/03/1995 Electrafixion, Everclear, J. Mascis, Ash Youtube.png [2]
Fig Dish tour November 4 usausa San Jose Cactus Club The Rentals concert: 11/04/1995 Fig Dish, Squeeze the Dog [3] [Note 1]
Fig Dish tour November 5 usausa Petaluma, CA The Phoenix Theater The Rentals concert: 11/05/1995 Fig Dish, Skillit Youtube.png [4]
-- November 6 usausa Los Angeles, CA 106.7 KROQ FM radio performance The Rentals concert: 11/06/1995 (a) -- [5]
Fig Dish tour November 6 usausa San Francisco, CA Bottom of the Hill The Rentals concert: 11/06/1995 (b) Fig Dish, Nectarine, Rens [6]
-- November 8 usausa Portland, OR 94.7 FM radio performance The Rentals concert: 11/08/1995 -- [7]
Fig Dish tour November 9 canadacanada Vancouver, BC, Canada Starfish Room The Rentals concert: 11/09/1995 Fig Dish [8]
Fig Dish tour November 10 usausa Seattle, WA Moe's The Rentals concert: 11/10/1995 Fig Dish, Citizens Utilities [9]
Fig Dish tour November 12 usausa Sacramento, CA Press Club The Rentals concert: 11/12/1995 Fig Dish, CUB, The Potatomen [10]
-- November 13 usausa Los Angeles, CA 106.7 KROQ FM radio performance The Rentals concert: 11/13/1995 -- Youtube.png [11]
Alanis Morissette tour November 14 usausa Santa Barbara, CA The Arlington Theater The Rentals concert: 11/14/1995 Alanis Morissette [12][13][14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 15 usausa San Francisco, CA The Warfield The Rentals concert: 11/15/1995 Alanis Morissette [14] [15]
Alanis Morissette tour November 17 usausa Seattle, WA Paramount Theatre The Rentals concert: 11/17/1995 Alanis Morissette [14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 18 usausa Salem, OR Salem Armory The Rentals concert: 11/18/1995 Alanis Morissette [14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 20 usausa Salt Lake City, UT State Fair Coliseum The Rentals concert: 11/18/1995 Alanis Morissette [14]
-- November 22 usausa Denver, CO 96.5 KXPK The Peak radio performance "The Lounge" The Rentals concert: 11/22/1995 (a) -- Youtube.png Youtube.png [16]
Alanis Morissette tour November 22 usausa Denver, CO Paramount Theatre The Rentals concert: 11/22/1995 (b) Alanis Morissette [14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 24 usausa Omaha, NE Mancuso Hall The Rentals concert: 11/24/1995 Alanis Morissette [17][14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 25 usausa Davenport, IA Adler Theatre The Rentals concert: 11/25/1995 Alanis Morissette [14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 26 usausa Indianapolis, IN Egyptian Room The Rentals concert: 11/26/1995 Alanis Morissette [14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 28 canadacanada Toronto, ON, Canada The Warehouse The Rentals concert: 11/28/1995 Alanis Morissette [18][14]
Alanis Morissette tour November 29 canadacanada Montreal, QC, Canada Metropolis The Rentals concert: 11/29/1995 Alanis Morissette [14]
-- December 2 usausa Seattle, WA Mercer Arena
(107.7 The End Deck the Hall Ball)
The Rentals concert: 12/02/1995 Everclear, Jawbreaker, Oasis, Porno for Pyros, Sonic Youth, Tripping Daisy [19]
-- December 5 usausa Washington, D.C. 9:30 Club The Rentals concert: 12/05/1995 Tracy Bonham [20] [21]
-- [date?] usausa Washington, D.C. 99.1 WFHS FM radio performance The Rentals concert: 12/??/1995 -- [22]
-- December 6 usausa New Britain, CT The Sting (WMRQ- FM's (104.1) Jingle Bell Jam) The Rentals concert: 12/06/1995 Toadies, Garbage, Eve's Plum, Letters to Cleo [23]
-- December 8, usausa Philadelphia, PA The Trocadero The Rentals concert: 12/08/1995 Tracy Bonham [24]
-- December 12 usausa Denver, CO Mercury Cafe The Rentals concert: 12/12/1995 -- [25][26]
-- December 15 usausa Berkley, CA Bookman Community Center
(Live 105 Green Christmas)
The Rentals concert: 12/15/1995 Radiohead, Toadies, No Doubt, Love & Rockets, Garbage, Billy Idol, Jawbreaker, Sonic Youth, Oasis Youtube.png Youtube.png [27] [28] [Note 2]
-- December 16 usausa San Jose, CA San Jose State Event Center
("Almost Acoustic Christmas" KOME radio station show)
The Rentals concert: 12/16/1995 Tripping Daisies, Jawbreaker, Garbage, Radiohead, No Doubt, Toadies, Sonic Youth, Everclear, and Oasis [29]
-- December 18 usausa Los Angeles, CA Universal Amphitheater
(KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas)
The Rentals concert: 12/18/1995 See reference link for full list. [30]

1996

Tour Date Country City Venue Concert Other band(s) Bootleg(s) Source(s)
Blur tour January 26 usausa Seattle, WA Moe's The Rentals concert: 01/26/1996 Blur [31]
Blur tour January 27 usausa Portland, OR La Luna The Rentals concert: 01/27/1996 Blur [32]
Blur tour January 29 usausa San Francisco, CA The Fillmore The Rentals concert: 01/29/1996 Blur [33]
Blur tour January 30 usausa Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern The Rentals concert: 01/30/1996 (a) Blur [34]
-- January 30 usausa West Hollywood, CA Tower Records The Rentals concert: 01/30/1996 (b) -- [34]
Blur tour February 1 usausa Denver, CO Mercury Cafe The Rentals concert: 02/01/1996 Blur [35][36]
Blur tour February 3 usausa Dallas, TX Trees The Rentals concert: 02/03/1996 Blur [37] [Note 1]
Blur tour February 4 usausa Austin, TX Liberty Lunch The Rentals concert: 02/04/1996 Blur [38]
-- February 5 usausa Los Angeles, CA 106.7 KROQ FM radio performance The Rentals concert: 02/05/1996 -- [39]
-- February 6 usausa Philadelphia, PA HMV Record Store The Rentals concert: 02/06/1996 (a) -- Youtube.png [40]
Red Hot Chili Peppers tour February 6 usausa Philadelphia, PA CoreStates Spectrum The Rentals concert: 02/06/1996 (b) Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair [41][42]
Blur tour February 7 usausa St. Louis, MO Galaxy The Rentals concert: 02/07/1996 Blur [43]
Red Hot Chili Peppers tour February 8 usausa Boston, MA Fleet Center The Rentals concert: 02/08/1996 Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair [44]
Red Hot Chili Peppers tour February 9 usausa New York, NY Madison Square Garden The Rentals concert: 02/09/1996 Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair [45][46]
Blur tour February 10 usausa New York, NY Roseland Ballroom The Rentals concert: 02/10/1996 Blur [45] [47]
Red Hot Chili Peppers tour February 11 usausa Troy, NY RPI Houston Field House The Rentals concert: 02/11/1996 Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair [48] [49]
Red Hot Chili Peppers tour February 12 usausa Worcester, MA Centrum in Worcester The Rentals concert: 02/12/1996 Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair [44]
-- February 13 usausa Long Branch, NJ The Metro The Rentals concert: 02/13/1996 -- [45]
-- February 14 usausa Rockville, MD Tower Records The Rentals concert: 02/14/1996 (a) -- [50]
Red Hot Chili Peppers tour February 14 usausa Landover, MD USAir Arena The Rentals concert: 02/14/1996 (b) Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair [51] [Note 1]
Red Hot Chili Peppers tour February 16 usausa Nassau, NY Nassau Coliseum The Rentals concert: 02/16/1996 Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair [45] [52]
Blur tour February 24 portugalportugal Lisbon, Portugal Coliseu dos Recreios The Rentals concert: 02/24/1996 Blur [53] [54]
Blur tour February 26 spainspain Madrid, Spain La Riviera The Rentals concert: 02/26/1996 Blur [55][56]
Blur tour February 27 spainspain Valencia, Spain Arena Auditorium The Rentals concert: 02/27/1996 Blur [57] [Note 1]
Blur tour February 28 spainspain Barcelona, Spain Zeleste The Rentals concert: 02/28/1996 Blur [58]
Blur tour March 1 francefrance Ramonville-Saint-Agne, France Le Bikini The Rentals concert: 03/01/1996 Blur [59]
Blur tour March 2 francefrance Grenoble, France Le Summum The Rentals concert: 03/02/1996 Blur [60] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 4 francefrance Nantes, France Escall The Rentals concert: 03/04/1996 Blur [61] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 5 francefrance Paris, France Olympia The Rentals concert: 03/05/1996 Blur, The Apples [62] [63] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 7 switzerlandswitzerland Geneva, Switzerland Palladium The Rentals concert: 03/07/1996 Blur [64][65][66]
Blur tour March 8 switzerlandswitzerland Zurich, Switzerland Volkshaus The Rentals concert: 03/08/1996 Blur [67]
Blur tour March 10 austriaaustria Vienna, Austria Bank Austria Halle The Rentals concert: 03/10/1996 Blur [68] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 12 italyitaly Milan, Italy Palalido The Rentals concert: 03/12/1996 Blur [69] [70]
Blur tour March 13 italyitaly Nonantola, Italy Vox Club The Rentals concert: 03/13/1996 Blur [71] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 14 italyitaly Florence, Italy Teatro Tenda The Rentals concert: 03/14/1996 Blur [72] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 16 germanygermany Nuremberg, Germany Forum The Rentals concert: 03/16/1996 Blur [73] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 17 germanygermany Frankfurt, Germany Vobi The Rentals concert: 03/17/1996 Blur [74] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 18 germanygermany Hanover, Germany Capitol The Rentals concert: 03/18/1996 Blur [75] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 19 germanygermany Bonn, Germany Biskuithalle The Rentals concert: 03/19/1996 Blur [76] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 20 belgiumbelgium Dienze, Belgium Brielpoort The Rentals concert: 03/20/1996 Blur [77] [Note 1]
Blur tour March 22 netherlandsnetherlands Amsterdam, The Netherlands Paradiso The Rentals concert: 03/22/1996 Blur Youtube.png [78][Note 3]
Garbage tour March 24 ukuk London, England Brixton Academy The Rentals concert: 03/24/1996 Garbage, Bis [79][80]
Garbage tour March 25 ukuk Cambridge, England Corn Exchange The Rentals concert: 03/25/1996 Garbage [81][80]
Garbage tour March 26 ukuk Leeds, England Town & Country The Rentals concert: 03/26/1996 Garbage [80]
Garbage tour March 27 ukuk Nottingham, England Rock City The Rentals concert: 03/27/1996 Garbage [80]
Garbage tour March 30 belgiumbelgium Ghent, Belgium Vooruit The Rentals concert: 03/30/1996 Garbage [82] [Note 1]
March 31 germanygermany Hamburg, Germany Knust The Rentals concert: 03/31/1996 [citation needed]
April 1, germanygermany Berlin, Germany Metropol The Rentals concert: 04/01/1996 [citation needed]
Garbage tour April 3 francefrance Paris, France Élysée Montmartre The Rentals concert: 04/03/1996 Garbage [83] [Note 1]
Garbage tour April 4 germanygermany Frankfurt, Germany Batsckhapp The Rentals concert: 04/04/1996 Garbage [84]
April 5 francefrance Paris, France Maison de la Radio The Rentals concert: 04/05/1996 -- Youtube.png [85]
April 6 belgiumbelgium Luxemborg, Belgium Den Atelier The Rentals concert: 04/06/1996 [citation needed]
-- April 7 germanygermany Dusseldorf, Germany Philipshalle (Rocknacht Festival) The Rentals concert: 04/07/1996 See reference link for full band list [86]

1999

Tour Date Country City Venue Concert Other band(s) Bootleg(s) Source(s)
-- August 28 francefrance Paris, France The Chesterfield Cafe The Rentals concert: 08/28/1999 [87] [Note 1]
-- October 13 usausa Los Angeles, CA Opium Den The Rentals concert: 10/13/1999 [88][89]
Japan 1999 tour October 16 japanjapan Tokyo, Japan Shibuya On Air East The Rentals concert: 10/16/1999 Band played two sets[88] Youtube.png [90]
Japan 1999 tour October 17 japanjapan Tokyo, Japan Shibuya On Air East The Rentals concert: 10/17/1999 Band played two sets[88] [90]
Japan 1999 tour October 20 japanjapan Nagoya, Japan Nagoya Club Quattro The Rentals concert: 10/20/1999 Band played two sets[88] [90]
Japan 1999 tour October 21 japanjapan Osaka, Japan Shinsaibashi Club Quattro The Rentals concert: 10/21/1999 Band played two sets[88] [90]

2006

Date Venue Location
July 2, 2006 Belly Up Tavern Solana Beach, CA
July 7, 2006 Henry Fonda Theater Los Angeles, CA
July 16, 2006 Yokohama Arena [Nano-Mugen Festival] Yokohama, Japan
July 17, 2006 Yokohama Arena [Nano-Mugen Festival] Yokohama, Japan
July 21, 2006 The Dome (CANCELED) Bakersfield, CA
July 22, 2006 Great American Music Hall San Francisco, CA
July 24, 2006 Neumos Seattle, WA
July 25, 2006 Richard's on Richards Vancouver, BC, Canada
July 26, 2006 Roseland Theater Portland, OR
July 28, 2006 Club Sound Salt Lake City, UT
July 29, 2006 Bluebird Theater Denver, CO
July 31, 2006 First Avenue Minneapolis, MN
August 1, 2006 Double Door Chicago, IL
August 2, 2006 Pabst Theater Milwaukee, WI
August 4, 2006 Irving Plaza New York, NY
August 5, 2006 9:30 Club Washington, D.C.
August 6, 2006 The Norva Norfolk, VA
August 7, 2006 The Masquerade Atlanta, GA
August 9, 2006 Gypsy Ballroom Dallas, TX
August 10, 2006 Emo's Austin, TX
August 13, 2006 Marquee Theatre Tempe, AZ
August 15, 2006 House of Blues Anaheim, CA
October 29, 2006 City Park [Voodoo Music Experience] New Orleans, LA

2007

Date Venue Location
June 26, 2007 The Dome Bakersfield, CA
June 27, 2007 Downtown Brew San Louis Obispo, CA
June 28, 2007 The Belmont Fresno, CA
June 29, 2007 Club Underground Reno, NV
June 30, 2007 Beauty Bar Las Vegas, NV
July 7, 2007 Spaceland Los Angeles, CA
July 14, 2007 Spaceland Los Angeles, CA
July 21, 2007 Spaceland Los Angeles, CA
July 28, 2007 Spaceland Los Angeles, CA
August 1, 2007 Great American Music Hall San Francisco, CA
August 3, 2007 Hawthorne Theatre Portland, OR
August 4, 2007 Neumos Seattle, WA
August 5, 2007 The Big Easy Spokane, WA
August 7, 2007 The Big Easy Boise, ID
August 8, 2007 Club Sound Salt Lake City, UT
August 9, 2007 Gothic Theatre Englewood, CO
August 10, 2007 The Slowdown Omaha, NE
August 11, 2007 First Avenue Minneapolis, MN
August 12, 2007 Pabst Theater Milwaukee, WI
August 14, 2007 The Metro Chicago, IL
August 15, 2007 Pops Sauget, IL
August 16, 2007 House of Blues Cleveland, OH
August 17, 2007 Madison Theatre (CANCELED) Covington, KY
August 18, 2007 The Majestic Theatre Detroit, MI
August 19, 2007 Newport Music Hall Columbus, OH
August 21, 2007 Mr. Small's Theatre Millvale, PA
August 22, 2007 Sonar Baltimore, MD
August 23, 2007 Nokia Theatre New York, NY
August 24, 2007 Middle East Cambridge, MA
August 25, 2007 The Fillmore Philadelphia, PA
August 26, 2007 9:30 Club Washington, D.C.
August 28, 2007 Ziggy's Winston-Salem, NC
August 29, 2007 The Orange Peel Asheville, NC
August 30, 2007 Amos Southend Charloette, NC
August 31, 2007 City Hall Nashville, TN
September 1, 2007 The Masquerade Atlanta, GA
September 2, 2007 Free Bird Live Jacksonville, FL
September 4, 2007 House of Blues Lake Beuna Vista, FL
September 5, 2007 Revolution Ft. Lauderdale, FL
September 6, 2007 Jannus Landing St. Petersburg, FL
September 7, 2007 The Beta Bar Tallahassee, FL
September 8, 2007 House of Blues New Orleans, LA
September 9, 2007 Warehouse Live Houston, TX
September 10, 2007 House of Blues Dallas, TX
September 12, 2007 Emo's Austin, TX
September 14, 2007 The White Rabbit San Antonio, TX
September 15, 2007 Club 101 El Paso, TX
September 16, 2007 The Orpheum Flagstaff, AZ
September 18, 2007 House of Blues Anaheim, CA
September 19, 2007 House of Blues Las Vegas, NV
September 20, 2007 House of Blues San Diego, CA

2011

Date Venue Location
July 16, 2011 Yokohama Arena [Nano-Mugen Festival] Yokohama, Japan
July 17, 2011 Yokohama Arena [Nano-Mugen Festival] Yokohama, Japan

2014

Date Venue Location Opening act(s)
September 5, 2014 Fonda Theater Los Angeles, CA We Are Scientists, Ozma
September 7, 2014 Glass House Pomona, CA We Are Scientists, Ozma
September 8, 2014 Slim's San Francisco, CA Ozma
September 25, 2014 Union Transfer Philadelphia, PA
September 26, 2014 Stone Pony Asbury Park, NJ
September 27, 2014 Irving Plaza New York, NY

2015

Date Venue Location Opening act(s)
May 5, 2015 The Catalyst Atrium Santa Cruz, CA Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 6, 2015 The Chapel San Francisco, CA Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 8, 2015 The Crocodile Seattle, WA Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 9, 2015 Electric Owl Vancouver, BC Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 10, 2015 Hawthorne Theater Portland, OR Rey Pila
May 13, 2015 Urban Lounge Salt Lake City, UT Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 14, 2015 Larimer Lounge Denver, CO Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 15, 2015 Waiting Room Omaha, NE Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 16, 2015 Bottom Lounge Chicago, IL Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 18, 2015 The Loving Touch Ferndale, MI Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 19, 2015 Lee’s Palace Toronto, ON Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 21, 2015 The Middle East Cambridge, MA Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 22, 2015 Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn, NY Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 23, 2015 Rock & Roll Hotel Washington, D.C. Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 25, 2015 Mercy Lounge Nashville, TN Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 26, 2015 The Masquerade Atlanta, GA Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 27, 2015 One Eyed Jacks New Orleans, LA Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 29, 2015 Club Dada Dallas, TX Rey Pila, Radiation City
May 30, 2015 The Parish Austin, TX Radiation City
June 2, 2015 The Crescent Ballroom Phoenix, AZ Rey Pila, Radiation City
June 3, 2015 The Bunkhouse Saloon Las Vegas, NV Rey Pila, Radiation City
June 4, 2015 The Irenic San Diego, CA Rey Pila, Radiation City
June 5, 2015 El Rey Theatre Los Angeles, CA Rey Pila, Radiation City
June 6, 2015 Constellation Room Santa Ana, CA Rey Pila, Radiation City

See also

References

Expandable section due to quantity of sources
  1. File:Ticket The Rentals 11-02-1995.jpg
  2. [1] MTV.com. November 5, 1995. "Electrafixion Surprise Live 105 Lucky Listeners." By "MTV News Staff." Article reads: "ATN'S "Band of the Year," the brilliant Everclear, were there, along with the Rentals (2nd live gig ever)..."
  3. [2] "The List". Listing reads "nov 4 sat The Rentals, Fig Dish, Squeeze The Dog at Cactus club 18+ $6 8:30pm"
  4. [3] Petaluma Argus-Courie. November 3, 1995. "The Rentals rocks the Phoenix, releases new CD." Page 16. By Glenn Rubenstein. Article reads "The Rentals, is going to be at the Phoenix Theater in Petaluma on Sunday night"
  5. Recording History - Page 8#Rentals Radio station performance, 11/6/95 106.7 KROQ fm LA, CA - info and tracklist unavailable
  6. [4] The San Francisco Examiner November 5, 1995. Page 229. Listing reads: "Bottom of the Hill: Mon.: The Rentals, Fig Dish, Nectarine, Rens." Author unknown.
  7. Recording History - Page 8#Rentals Radio station performance, 11/8/95 94.7 fm Portland, OR - info and tracklist unavailable
  8. [5] Discorder magazine, the University of British Columbia. December 1995 issue. Page 20. "real live action" section. By "Kazi" Listing reads: "The Rentals Fig Dish Starfish Room Thursday, November 9"
  9. [6] The Olympian November 10, 1995. P 63. Listing reads: "Moe's 925 E Pike St. 9:30 p.m. shows: The Rentals, Fig Dish, and Citizens Utilities, today;" Author unknown.
  10. [7] The Sacramento Bee. November 10, 1995. Page 128. By David Sprague (Billboard). "Double time: For many rockers one band is not enough." Listing within article reads: "The Rentals With: Fig Dish CUB the Potatomen When: 9 pm Sunday Where: Press Club 21st and P streets Tickets: $7 21 and over Information: 923-2277"
  11. Recording History - Page 8#Rentals Radio station performance, 11/13/95 106.7 KROQ fm LA, CA - info and tracklist unavailable
  12. [8] Santa Maria Times November 10, 1995. Page 16. Article reads: "The Rentals will play their Central Coast debut at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Arlington Theater..." Author unknown.
  13. [9] The Los Angeles Times. November 14, 1995. Page 87. Listing reads: "Alanis Morissette Arlington Theater-Sta Barbara 11/14...
  14. 14.00 14.01 14.02 14.03 14.04 14.05 14.06 14.07 14.08 14.09 14.10 [10] Friday Morning Quarterback 1995-11-17 issue. "Terry Marshall's Daily Insider." Page 34. Listing reads: "ALANIS MORISSETTE: Alanis Morissette has kicked off the next leg of her North American tour. The Rentals will be her opening act through the first 11 cities, ending in Montreal on November 29.
  15. File:Poster The Rentals 11-15-1995.png Show poster
  16. [11] Wayback Machine archive of MattSharp.net. Page reads: "Live Denver radio show "The Lounge" Matt Sharp: vox / Rod: Nylon / Jim: moog source / Cherie and Maya: female harmonies / Mike: Drums
  17. Omaha World Herald interview with Matt Sharp - November 19, 1995
  18. Toronto Sun interview with Matt Sharp - November 25, 1995
  19. [12] The Seattle Times Title: "Concert preview" Deck the Hall Ball" presented by KNDD/The End, with Porno for Pyros, Sonic Youth, Oasis, Everclear, Jawbreaker, the Rentals and Tripping Daisy, 5 p.m. Saturday, Seattle Center Arena; sold out" November 30, 1995. Author unknown. Behind paywall.
  20. Washington Times interview with Matt Sharp - November 30, 1995
  21. [13] The Baltimore Sun November 30, 1995. Page 78. Listing reads: "930 Club, 930 F St. N.W.. Washington. (202) 393-0930. Showcase club featuring local bands and national acts. Cover and show time varies... Dec. 5: The Rentals, Tracy Bonham" Author unknown.
  22. Recording History - Page 8#Rentals Radio station performance, 12/?/95 WHFS fm; Washington DC
  23. Hartford Courant interview with Matt Sharp - November 30, 1995
  24. [14] The Philadelphia Inquirer December 8, 1995. Page 186. "Rentals' current weirdness is by design" by Faith Quintavell. Article reads: "The Rentals, with Tracy Bonham, at the Trocadero, 10th and Arch Streets, at 8 tonight."
  25. Rocky Mountain News interview with Matt Sharp - December 8, 1995
  26. [15] Denver Post December 1, 1995. "December weather can't scare best acts". Behind paywall
  27. File:Poster The Rentals 12-15-1995.jpg show poster
  28. Rentals Radio station performance, 12/?/95 106.7 KROQ fm LA, CA
  29. [16] MTV.com December 19, 1995. "And Yes, Another Of Those Almost Acoustic Christmas Shows". By Clare Kleinedler. Archived from the original.
  30. [17] Variety "6th Annual Kroq Almost Acoustic Christmas" Dec 19, 1995. Author unknown.
  31. [18] Kitsap Sun January 25, 1996. Page 25. Listing reads: "MOE’S MO’ROC'N CAFE 925 E Pike Seattle 2063242406: Blur & The Rentals Sat"
  32. [19] Corvallis Gazette-Times January 26, 1996. Page 37. "Out of town" section. Listing reads: "La Luna... Blur. The Rentals, Jan 27. $11 advance..."
  33. File:Poster The Rentals 01-29-1996.jpg show poster
  34. 34.0 34.1 [20] The Los Angeles Times January 29, 1996. Page 59. Article reads: "The Rentals (who perform Tuesday with Blur at the Wiltern Theater, and will give a free half-hour set at Tower Records on Sunset Boulevard at 11 p.m. that same night)"
  35. [21] Youtube.com "Blur - Live at Denver Mercury Cafe, 1st February 1996" uploaded by "Blur Archive Project" on November 9, 2020.
  36. Sunday Telegram interview with Matt Sharp - February 11, 1996 Article reads: ""U.S. audiences are too used to hearing just two guitars, bass and drums," said Sharp in a recent interview from Denver, where The Rentals were on tour with Blur..."
  37. [22] Youtube.com "Blur - Live at Dallas Trees, February 3rd 1996 (Part 1 of 2)" uploaded by "Blur Archive Project" on March 15, 2020. Accessed 10/20/2022. Comments read: Richard White (1 year ago): 'I was at that gig, freezing night in Dallas.' nick smith (10 months ago) 'Yes .. me also .. the Rentals were great as well'
  38. [23] Austin American-Statesman January 25, 1996. Page 99. Calendar reads "Blur/The Rentals February 4 Liberty Lunch"
  39. Recording History - Page 8#Rentals Radio station performance, 2/5/96 Los Angeles: 106.7 KROQ "Love Line" advice show
  40. [24] Bootleg of the show. Youtube.com "The Rentals - (HMV Records) Philadelphia,Pa 2.6.96". Uploaded May 25, 2015 by "markit aneight".
  41. [25] The Morning Call February 2, 1996. Page 45. Listing reads "CORESTATES SPECTRUM, Pattison Place, Philadelphia, 215-336-3600, 215-3362000: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Silverchair, The Rentals, Feb. 6;" Author unknown.
  42. File:Ticket The Rentals 02-06-1996.jpeg Ticket stub (doesn't mention The Rentals)
  43. St. Louis Post-Dispatch interview with Matt Sharp - February 2, 1996. St. Louis Post-Dispatch February 2, 1996. "Return of the Moog." Sculley, Alan.
  44. 44.0 44.1 [26] The Boston Globe February 9, 1996. Page 54 "Still hot, Peppers show more depth" Article reads "RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS At: the FleetCenter with Silverchair and the Rentals, last night (at Worcester" Centrum Feb. 12)" by Jim Sullivan.
  45. 45.0 45.1 45.2 45.3 The Record interview with Matt Sharp - February 9, 1996
  46. [27] MTV interview with members of Silverchair, February 9, 1996. Interviewer: Lisa Kennedy Montgomery. Transcript reads: "KENNEDY: We are so anxious! The Red Hot Chili Peppers are about to hit the stage any minute now, welcome back, this is "Online Onstage," a live interactive concert, the first of its kind, Madison Square Garden is our location in fabulous New York City ... KENNEDY: I can see that, here, let me wipe that tear from your eye. What about the Rentals? Have you spoken with them at all? BG: No, we haven't, actually. KENNEDY: Really? We should all go after the show and have a nice party with all the opening bands.
  47. File:Ticket The Rentals 02-10-1996.jpg Ticket stub
  48. Times Union interview with Matt Sharp - February 8, 1996
  49. File:Ticket The Rentals 02-11-1996.jpg Ticket stub (doesn't mention The Rentals)
  50. Recording History - Page 8#Rentals Live show bootleg tape, 2/14/96: Rockville, MD : Tower Records
  51. [28] rhcplivearchive.com Red Hot Chili Peppers Live Archive "February 14, 1996 USAir Arena Landover, MD, United States" Lists openers as The Rentals, Silverchair.
  52. File:Ticket The Rentals 02-16-1996.jpg Ticket stub (doesn't mention The Rentals)
  53. Dallas Observer interview with Matt Sharp - April 1, 1999 Article reads: "And then, a few months later, we're in Portugal opening up for Blur, and we're playing in front of a bunch of people on the other side of the world, and you're going, 'How the hell did we get here? What happened to the past couple of months?'"
  54. File:Ticket The Rentals 02-24-1996.jpg ticket stub (does not mention The Rentals)
  55. [29] El Pais February 24, 1996. By. Fernando Iñiguez. "El grupo Blur defiende en Madrid su cetro de reyes del nuevo pop" ("Blur defends their reign as the new kings of pop"). Article reads: "Blur y The Rentals actúan el día 26 en La Riviera (paseo bajo de la Virgen del Puerto, s/n. Metro Puerta del Ángel), a las 20.45 horas. 2.500 pesetas." (Blur and the Rentals perform on February 26 at the Riviera...)
  56. [30] Concert review
  57. [31] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at Arena Auditorium, 1996". Lists The Rentals as opening acts.
  58. [32] RateYourMusic "list" posted by user "Icegirl2". Listing reads: "Barcelona 28/02/96 Sala Zeleste (actual Razzmatazz) (teloneros de Blur)"
  59. [33] LeBikini.com (venue official website) show listing.
  60. [34] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Gigography - 1996". "March 1996" section reads: "2 Mar Summum (support from The Rentals) Grenoble, France
  61. [35] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at L'Escall, 1996" lists The Rentals as openers.
  62. [36] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at Olympia, 1996" lists The Rentals as openers.
  63. File:Ticket The Rentals - 03-05-1996.jpg Ticket stub (doesn't mention The Rentals)
  64. [37] 24 Heures March 9, 1996. Page 39 of newspaper, page 43 of digital archive. "Au Palladium de Geneve, Blur prend un bain de foule adolescente" (Translation: At the Palladium in Geneva, Blur takes a bath in the teenage crowd"). Article reads (translated): "Finally, a word on the rentals which opened the evening with mischief and fun".
  65. File:Citation The Rentals concert 03-07-1996.png
  66. File:Citation The Rentals concert 03-07-1996 2.png
  67. File:Citation The Rentals concert 03-08-1996.png Screenshot of page 293 of Einheimische Musik in den Schweizer Radioprogrammen - Fakten und Einschätzungen aus den Redaktionen (Local music in Swiss radio programs - Facts and assessments from the editors). This was a study commissioned by the Swiss Music Council, a public entity dedicated to "all efforts to create a positive climate for music in Switzerland." The study was written by Frank Hänecke. This show is referenced because it was broadcast live on "DRS 3 radio," a Swiss radio station, according to a Blur fansite.
  68. [38] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at Bank Austria Halle, 1996" lists The Rentals as openers.
  69. [39] l'Unità March 12, 1996. Page 24 in scan, page 43 in PDF archive. "l'Blur Fanno di tutto un pop". By Diego Perugini. Article (translated) reads: "Here they are the new favorites of English pop. Blur arrives tonight at the Palalido (9pm; supporter The Rentals)"
  70. File:Citation The Rentals concert 03-12-1996.png Screenshot of article.
  71. [40] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at Vox Club, 1996" lists The Rentals as openers.
  72. [41] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at Teatro Tenda, 1996" lists The Rentals as openers.
  73. [42] Fan account of the show, translated from German: "The Rentals as the opening act were great, I fell in love with the band right away. The singer (who is an ex-member of Weezer) performed in an FC Barcelona jersey, which was really unusual at the time."
  74. [43] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at Vobi, 1996" lists The Rentals as openers.
  75. [44] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Gigography - 1996". "March 1996" section reads:"18 Mar Capitol (support from The Rentals) Hannover, Germany"
  76. [45] vblurpage.com. Veikko's Blur Page, "Blur live at Teatro Tenda, 1996" lists The Rentals as openers.
  77. [46] Overlee.000space.com. Archive of a Rentals fan site. "Live shows" listing reads: "1996/03/20 Live in Deinze, Belgium The Rentals Live at Brielpoort (Blur Support)"
  78. File:Citation The Rentals concert 03-22-1996.png Screenshot of FRET Magazine, March 1996 issue. Full issue scan here. Page 13 of scan, page 25 of original issue. Listing reads: "Vrijdag 22 Maart... Amsterdam... Blur + the Rentals Paradiso" (Translation: Friday, March 22)
  79. [47] The Guardian March 23, 1996 Page 133. Listing reads: "Garbage, The Rentals... Sleek industrial rock with quirky rock support from Weezer offshoot...
  80. 80.0 80.1 80.2 80.3 [48] Gig chronology on website of rock photogapher Al Pufford. Listing reads: "24/3/96 Brixton Academy, London Bis, The Rentals, Garbage. 25/3/96 The Corn Exchange, Cambridge The Rentals, Garbage. 26/3/96 Town & Country Club, Leeds The Rentals, Garbage. 27/3/96 Rock City, Nottingham The Rentals, Garbage
  81. [49] Saffron Walden Weekly News March 7, 1996 page 20. Article reads: "LET'S kick off this week with a few new announcements from the Corn Exchange in Cambridge...The support for the Garbage show at the venue on March 25 has been announced as grungy band The Rentals."
  82. [50] Archive of the alt.music.counting-crows Google Group. Post from Jan 29, 1997 by "Kristiaan Art" listing bootlegs the user owns. List includes: "The Rentals 30/03/96 Vooruit Gent supporting Garbage"
  83. [51] "SDevil - Concerts" Fan concert list. "1990 - 1999" page includes: "03-04-1996 - GARBAGE + THE RENTALS - Paris - Elysée Montmartre". Also has links to a Rentals advert which does not list the concert: [52].
  84. [53] Archive of website of German rock journalist David Bluhm. Page entitled "Gigs I have seen..." Page reads" "92. Garbage The Rentals 04.04.1996 Frankfurt - Batschkapp"
  85. The Black Sessions (The Rentals)
  86. File:Poster The Rentals 04-07-1996.jpg Show poster
  87. [54] Overlee.000space.com. Archive of a Rentals fan site. "Live shows" listing reads: "1999/08/28 Live in Paris, France The Rentals Live at Chesterfield Cafe"
  88. 88.0 88.1 88.2 88.3 88.4 buddyhead.com interview with Matt Sharp - Late 1999
  89. https://web.archive.org/web/20000118170311/http://therentals.net/news/index.html therentals.net news archive
  90. 90.0 90.1 90.2 90.3 File:Poster The Rentals concerts 10-1999.jpg Tour poster listing four dates

Footnotes

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 Fan/amateur source.
  2. Both YouTube recordings and the Recording History entry list this recording as being from KROQ, a Los Angeles-based radio station, but it is in fact from "Live 105," in the San Francisco-area. The interview portion mentions Radiohead, who is known to have played this same festival. It also mentions the "Bookman Community Theater."
  3. [55] Wayback Machine archive of MattSharp.net. Page reads: "So Soon recorded live in Amsterdam. The last show on the Blur tour, the last concert with Cherielynn Westrich... Friends Of P. Live from Amsterdam, Last Show"