THE CHURCH CONCERT CHRONICLE

The Church Live

These are all the known shows. Undoubtedly, there are many early shows yet to be documented.
If you notice any errors, or can add further info or links, please contact me!


2000 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

20th Anniversary 'A Box Of Birds' Tour
at Crown Casino (Support: Jack Howard)Poster 1 | Poster 2
(Support: The Craw)
(Aired on May 4, 2000)
(Support: Oblivia)
04/01/00Newcastle, NSW, Australia - Newcastle Workers' Club

2001 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

Acoustic Tour 2001 - David Lane on keyboards and as the opening actPoster | Mini Poster
11/22/01Canberra, ACT, Australia - Tilley's Devine Café Gallery
11/23/01Queenscliff, VIC, Australia - Queenscliff Music Festival
11/24/01Melbourne (Richmond), VIC, Australia - The Corner Hotel
11/25/01Melbourne (Richmond), VIC, Australia - The Corner Hotel
11/26/01Melbourne (Richmond), VIC, Australia - The Corner Hotel
11/29/01Sydney, NSW, Australia - The Basement
11/30/01Adelaide (Hindmarsh), SA, Australia - The Gov (aka The Governor Hindmarsh)
12/01/01Brisbane, QLD, Australia - The Zoo

2002 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

After Everything Now This World Tour 2002 (semi-acoustic) with David Lane on keyboards
 
(Support: Lumiere Brothers)
(Support: David Lane)
/La Rotonde (Support: Hulk)
(Support: The Truffauts)
(Support: David Lane)
03/02/02Ancona, Italy - Barfly (Support: Kelly Joe Phelps)
03/03/02Cesena (San Vittore), Italy - Vidia Rock Club (Support: David Lane)
03/06/02Palma, Majorca [Palma de Mallorca], Spain - Sonotone Club (defunct - last show held June 22, 2002)
(Support: David Lane)
(Support: Soma)
03/12/02Odense, Denmark - Rytmeposten
(Support: David Lane)
03/16/02Bergen, Norway - Garage (Unruly "metal" crowd; full glass of beer thrown at Steve)
(No Support)
(Support: David Lane)
03/22/02Fulda, Germany - Kreuzsaal (No Support)
(Support: David Lane)
03/24/02Dublin, Ireland - Vicar St.
 
 
After Everything Now This US Tour 2002Poster | Mini Poster
(defunct - closed in 2009, now Draft) (Support: Jason Mraz)
(Support: Goldenboy)
(defunct, closed July 2015) (Support: Mark Kozelek [of Red House Painters])Review in The Big Takeover
(Support: Mark Kozelek [of Red House Painters])
(Support: Low Flying Owls)
(Support: Sumerland)
(Interviewed by Michele Myers)
- Live in-store acoustic performance
(Support: Saeta, Mark Kozelek [of Red House Painters])
(defunct)
(Support: Carolyn's Mother)
- Live in-store acoustic performance 
(Support: Love-Cars)
(Support: The Lackloves)
- Live in-store acoustic performance
(Support: Red Elephant)Entire Set video
(Support: Brandon Wiard)Reviews at Hotel Womb
(Support: Mercy Creek)
(National Public Radio, WXPN 88.5 FM | Interviewed by host David Dye | Aired June 5, 2002)
(Support: Dennison Witmer)
04/24/02New York City, NY, USA - Virgin Megastore Cafe, Union Square (defunct - closed in 2009) - Live in-store acoustic performance
(Support: Sea Ray)Sea Ray's Poster
(Support: Dan Haas)
(Support: The Douglas Fir)
 
 
After Everything Now This Australia Tour 2002Poster
(Support: Art of Fighting)
(Support: Art of Fighting)
(The Governor Hindmarsh Hotel)

 
 
(In Denial rooftop) - "Organic Afternoon Roof Jam" (Info)Photo

2003 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

(warm-up for Sydney Opera House shows)
(3pm show)
(6pm show)
Psychedelic video by David Duchow of entire show

 
 
Forget Yourself Australian Tour 2003 (Media Release)Poster 1, Poster 2
11/10/03Sydney, NSW, Australia - In-store appearance: Red Eye Records (signings and autographs only)
(Tour warm-up gig. Support: Midnight Swim, The Panics)
11/20/03Blaxland, NSW, Australia - Kelts Bar (Support: The Panics)
(Support: Purplene, The Panics)
(Forget Yourself album launch. Support: Dappled Cities Fly, The Panics)
12/03/03Byron Bay, NSW, Australia - The Great Northern Hotel (Support: Proem 3, Charles Foster Kane)Advertisement
(Support: Full Fathom Five, Charles Foster Kane)Advertisement
(Support: Full Fathom Five, Charles Foster Kane)Advertisement
, The Domain PosterPhoto
(Support: The Panics)
12/13/03Margaret River, WA, Australia - Settlers Tavern (Support: The Panics)
(Support: The Panics)
(The Governor Hindmarsh Hotel) (Support: Special Patrol)
(Support: Gersey)Poster
(Support: Morning After Girls, Gersey)Poster
, Inveresk Rail Yard (Main Stage) Poster

2004 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

Forget Yourself US Tour 2004Poster
(Support: The Sightseers)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray, The Twenty Twos)
(Support: Sea Ray)Review in the Boston HeraldMarty improvises during Reptile
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Unknown Pleasures (Joy Division tribute Band), Sea Ray)
(Part of SXSW Music Festival | Support: 8pm: Ova Looven, 9pm: Telefon Tel Aviv, 10pm: I Love You But I've Chosen Darkness, 11pm: Calla)
(Support: Sea Ray)
/In The Venue (formerly Bricks) (Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Sea Ray)
(Support: Mellow Drunk)
(defunct, closed July 2015) (Support: Oslo, Kevin Max)
(Support: Oslo, The Fallen Stars)Videos: Main Set (with a creepy ending) | Encores
(defunct - closed in 2009, now Draft) (Support: A Campaign For Quiet, Sea Ray)Poster
 
 
(Support: Richard Strange)
(Support: Paul Dempsey [from Australian band Something For Kate], Story One)
 
 
(Secret semi-acoustic warm-up gig | Support: George Byrne, Gelbison)
(The Governor Hindmarsh Hotel) (Support: Andrew P. Street from Career Girls)Mini Poster
(Support: George Byrne, The Smallgoods)Mini Poster
(Support: George Byrne, Ménage à Trois [Peter Koppes' daughters' band])Mini Poster
(El Momento Descuidado acoustic album launch | Support: Chris Pickering from The Horse You Rode in On and The Boat People)Mini Poster
11/26/04Sydney, NSW, Australia - The Rocks - The Rocks Markets By Moonlight (Support: Dappled Cities Fly)
at The Arts Centre (Sweet Summer Season: Liberation Blue Acoustic Series)

2005 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

The Church a Quiet Night in Australian Acoustic Tour 2005Mini Poster: Front/Back | Pole Poster
, Noosa International Resort
11/25/05Katoomba, NSW, Australia - The Clarendon
11/26/05Newcastle, NSW, Australia - Gateway Hotel (Club G)
11/27/05Wollongong, NSW, Australia - Yalla Roadhouse
12/02/05Sydney (Newtown), NSW, Australia - @Newtown RSL (defunct) (Support: Hitchcock's Regret)
12/04/05Canberra, ACT, Australia - The Greenroom (above O'Shea's)
12/11/05Sydney (Newtown), NSW, Australia - @Newtown RSL (defunct) "25 years...can you dig it?" (Special 25th Anniversary Show)
12/14/05Adelaide, SA, Australia - The Gov (The Governor Hindmarsh Hotel) (Support: Curio)
(Support: Prettymess)
(Liberation Blue Acoustic Series)

2006 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

 Commonwealth Games Opening CeremonyPhoto
Uninvited, Like The Clouds Album Launch AnnouncementPoster
(now Black Bear Lodge) (Uninvited, Like The Clouds Album Launch | Tin Mine CD free with ticket)
(Uninvited, Like The Clouds Album Launch | Tin Mine CD free with ticket | with special guest David Lane)
(Uninvited, Like The Clouds Album Launch | Tin Mine CD free with ticket)
 
 
Uninvited, Like The Clouds European Tour
(Support: Heaven Street Seven [Hungarian Band])
(First Show - 7:00 pm)
(Second Show - 9:30 pm)
- Interview and live performances
Poster
Poster
 
 
Uninvited, Like The Clouds USA Tour (Support by Rob Dickinson from The Catherine Wheel)Poster
07/18/06Santa Barbara, CA, USA - Soho Restaurant And Music Club (with Patti Hood on harp | Support: )
, The Music Box (with Patti Hood on harp | Support: Marjorie Fair, )
(with Patti Hood on harp | Support: )Poster
(with Patti Hood on harp | Support: Modern Memory, )
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with Mike & Kate (in Rockefeller Center) [now SiriusXM Channel 30 - The Loft]
(Support: )
(with Patti Hood on harp | Support: )
(Support: )
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(Support: )Photo of Marquee
(Support: )
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08/20/06San Francisco, CA, USA - 12 Galaxies The Church interviewed + screening of Shriek (More Info)
(with Patti Hood on harp | Support: )
 
 
Australian Magnetic Strip Tour (Full electric shows, read the Official Tour Announcement)Poster
(The Governor Hindmarsh Hotel) (Support: The Valentinos)
(Whitlam Theatre) (Support: Expatriate)
(Support: The Roadside Diners [an Irish folk band], The Valentinos were forced to cancel due to illness)
(Support: The Boat People, The Valentinos were forced to cancel due to illness)Review in Rave Magazine #761
(Special Guest Vocalist: Inga Liljestrom | Support: Mark Moldre from Hitchcock's Regret, The Valentinos)
(Support: Mark Moldre from Hitchcock's Regret, The Valentinos)
 
 
(without Peter Koppes but with others, billed as "Mercator Projection" | More Info)
Promoted as "sk vs mwp" and "a vegetarian space cake christmas." Nine songs from this show were released as an album in 2014. Poster

2007 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

The Pretenders and The Church Australian Tour (Double Bill - Official Tour Press Release | A Day on the Green web site)El Momento Siguiente Poster
01/20/07Clare Valley, SA, Australia - Annie's Lane (A Day on the Green) (also featuring Paul Kelly & the Boon Companions and Josh Pyke)
(The Church headlining + other acts)
(A Day on the Green)
01/27/07Yarra Valley, VIC, Australia - Rochford Wines (A Day on the Green) (also featuring Paul Kelly & the Boon Companions and Josh Pyke)
(An Evening on the Green) (also featuring Paul Kelly & the Boon Companions and The Kill Devil Hills)
01/30/07Sydney, NSW, Australia - State Theatre
02/01/07Sydney (Penrith), NSW, Australia - Evan Theatre
02/02/07Sydney, NSW, Australia - State Theatre
(A Day on the Green) (also featuring Paul Kelly & the Boon Companions and Angus & Julia Stone)
 
 
El Momento Siguiente Album Launch #1 (Album Launch Info)
(Support: GB3 feat. Graham Lee)
(now Drama Theatre) - Geelong Performing Arts Centre (Support: GB3 feat. Graham Lee)
El Momento Siguiente Album Launch #2 (Album Launch Info | Support: Mark Moldre and Adam Lang of Hitchcock's Regret)
 
 
Magnetic Strip EuroTour 2007 (Full electric shows, read the Official Tour Announcement)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Phil Shoenfelt)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
(Support: Heaven Street Seven)
Poster
(now O2 Academy Islington) (Support: Heaven Street Seven)Poster
 
 
Divinyls "Don't Wanna Do This" Tour 2007Poster
(Supporting: Divinyls)
(Supporting: Divinyls)
(Supporting: Divinyls)
(Supporting: Divinyls)
12/20/07Adelaide (Torrensville), SA, Australia - Thebarton Theatre (Supporting: Divinyls)
(with Smokin' Eldorados, Little Birdy, & Chris Isaac | Supporting: Divinyls)

2008 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

01/04/08Gold Coast, QLD, Australia - Gold Coast Convention And Exhibition Centre (Supporting: Divinyls)
(Support: Mark Moldre and Adam Lang of Hitchcocks Regret)
 
- Exact Venue Unknown Photo
"...invite-only launch of David Jones' American Express card at an old petrol station in Darlinghurst..." —The Sunday Telegraph

2009 (Roll over or tap a date link to see the setlist)

"So Love May Find Us" Tour 09 (Support by ASTREETLIGHTSONG)Poster
(Warm-up Show)
(defunct, closed Feb. 2012)
, Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre
03/13/09Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast, QLD, Australia - The Sands Tavern◊ Show Cancelled ◊
03/14/09Brisbane, QLD, Australia - The Zoo◊ Show Cancelled ◊
(Support: ASTREETLIGHTSONG and Blackchords)
 
 
"So Love May Find Us" USA Tour 09 (Support by Adam Franklin (of Swervedriver) & Bolts of Melody)Posters: Black, Blue, Purple, Red
Poster
- Live In Studio on Morning Becomes Eclectic hosted by Jason Bentley
Audio & Video of entire show (see video for complete NSEW) 
Poster
PosterTicket
Poster
on KEXP 90.3 FM - for KEXP VIP Club Members only
Videos and Write-up on KEXP BlogPhotos by Ron Henry
PosterShow Review
PosterVideos
06/19/09Kansas City, MO, USA - VooDoo Lounge, Harrah's◊ Show Cancelled ◊
Poster
Poster
Poster
Poster
Poster
Standard Poster | Unique Poster
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Poster
Poster
Standard Poster | Unique Poster
Poster
PosterPhotos by tinnitus photography
(Double Bill with Van der Graaf Generator)Poster
Poster
Poster
- Interview & Live Performance on the 107.1 "The Peak" (WXPK) show "Peak Performance"
PosterPhotos by Mike Mastroianni
Poster
Interview with Steve before the show
(now Impérial Bell), Festival d'été de Québec (or FEQ, aka Quebec City International Summer Festival)
 
 
"So Love May Find Us" Summer Tour 2009Poster
(Hotel Great Northern) (Support: ASTREETLIGHTSONG)
(Support: ASTREETLIGHTSONG)
(The Governor Hindmarsh Hotel) (Support: ASTREETLIGHTSONG)
(Support: The Kicks, ASTREETLIGHTSONG)
, The Sundae Workers Series (Acoustic show | Support: Alexander & Thom of Oh Mercy)Poster
(defunct, closed April 2015) (Acoustic show | Support: Mark Moldre)
(Acoustic show | Support: Mark Moldre)
(Acoustic show | Support: Mark Moldre)
(Support: Belles Will Ring, The Kicks)
(Support: The Holy Sea | Info)Handbill
(Support: The Holy Sea)

2010- Shows