1988

The band tour Europe for the first time.
Chuck leaves. Patton joins, records "The Real Thing" and possibly plays a couple of gigs...
Date Venue State / Country Has setlist!
January
>> We Care A Lot single released - 18th January 1988
>> Faith No More's first European tour begins.
22 Jan Fri Dingwalls, London England Has partial setlist!
23 Jan Sat Leadmill, Sheffield England
24 Jan Sun Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone England Has setlist!
25 Jan Mon University, Leicester England
26 Jan Tue Rock City, Nottingham England Has setlist!
28 Jan Thu Baths Hall, Scunthorpe England
29 Jan Fri Stairways, Birkenhead England
30 Jan Sat Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow Scotland
February
01 Feb Mon Leeds University, Leeds England
02 Feb Tue Salford University, Salford England
03 Feb Wed Brunel University, Uxbridge England
04 Feb Thu University of East Anglia, Norwich England
05 Feb Fri Marquee Club, London England Has setlist!
06 Feb Sat Marquee Club, London England Has setlist!
March
17 Mar Thu 100 Club, London England
27 Mar Sun Benefit for Amnesty International, John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, Hollywood CA, USA
April
02 Apr Sat Perkins Palace, Pasadena CA, USA
>> Anne's Song single released - 18th April 1988
19 Apr Tue CANCELLED Birmingham England
29 Apr Fri CANCELLED Northhampton England
May
01 May Sun Willem II, Den Bosch Netherlands
02 May Mon Paradiso Club, Amsterdam Netherlands Has partial setlist!
03 May Tue Lantaren-Venster, Rotterdam Netherlands
04 May Wed Paard van Troje, The Hague Netherlands
05 May Thu Tivoli, Utrecht Netherlands
06 May Fri Simplon, Groningen Netherlands
07 May Sat Gro├če Freiheit 36, Hamburg Germany
08 May Sun Loft, Berlin Germany
11 May Wed Rock City, Nottingham England
12 May Thu Tivoli, Buckley North Wales
13 May Fri International 2, Manchester England
14 May Sat Queen Margaret Union QMU, Glasgow Scotland
15 May Sun Venue, Aberdeen Scotland
16 May Mon Leeds University, Leeds England
17 May Tue Royal Court Theatre, Liverpool England Has setlist!
18 May Wed Mayfair, Newcastle England
19 May Thu Hummingbird, Birmingham England
21 May Sat Kamikaze Club, Northampton England
22 May Sun UEA, Norwich England Has setlist!
23 May Mon Bierkeller, Bristol England Has setlist from memory!
24 May Tue ?? London Theatre, London England
24 May Tue Town & Country Club, London England
June
>> Some time shortly after the European tour, Chuck Mosley leaves the band.
?? Jun  Town & Country Club, London England
July
24 Jul Sun Folkestone England
October
>> Mike Patton joins the band some time around October 1988.
31 Oct Mon ?? Kesha's Inn, Berkeley CA, USA
November
04 Nov Fri I-Beam, San Francisco CA, USA Has partial setlist!
December
>> Recording begins for The Real Thing at Studio D, Sausalito