The Frames 1990-1998

frames_firstofficialgigticket_colmDuring the first 8 years of The Frames’ career they released 2 full length studio albums — Another Love Song (1991) and Fitzcarraldo (1995 as The Frames DC and 1996 as The Frames) and a host of singles. If there is no note in parentheses next to the gig, then only a setlist is included.

Colm says this here to the right is The Frames’ first official gig ticket.

16 February 1991 – Dublin, IE, The Project Arts Centre (full show video)
16 March 1991 – Dublin, IE, The Olympia (Rockophilia)
23 March 1991 – Dublin, IE, National Stadium (supporting The Stunning)
19 April 1991 – Dublin, IE, The Olympia
23 June 1991 – Dublin, IE, Dublin Street Carnival
26 July 1991 – Dublin, IE, The Baggot Inn
4 August 1991 – Thurles, IE, Feile Festival
17 October 1991 – Dublin, IE, HMV in-store
18 October 1991 – Howth, IE, The Waterside Pub
27 December 1991 – Dublin, IE, Midnight at The Olympia

4 January 1992 – Dublin, IE, McGonagles
1 February 1992 – Dublin, IE, The Rock Garden
? August 1992 – BBC Peel Session [Masquerade, Picture of Love, Right Road (Wrong Road)]
6 August 1992 – Dublin, IE, The Rock Garden (The Dancer audio)
17 September 1992 – Dublin, IE, HMV launch of Another Love Song
17 October 1992 – Dublin, IE,  McGonagles
31 December 1992 – Dublin, IE, Tivoli Theatre

irelandfest_4august199118 May 1993 – Dublin, IE, Trinity College (full show video)
27 June 1993 – Dublin, IE, HMV in-store
3 July 1993 – Dublin, IE, The Baggot Inn
17 September 1993 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s
21 October 1993- Limerick, IE, Two Mile Inn (with Golden Horde and The Pale)

February 1994 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s
February 1994 – Dublin, IE, Bolton Street College
14 May 1994 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s
27 May 1994 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s
2 July 1994 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s (broadcast on FM Radio) (audio-1 song)
21 July 1994 – Brest, FR
29 October 1994 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s
5 November 1994 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s

2 March 1995 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s
10 March 1995 – Boston, MA – Purple Shamrock (with The Pale)
11 March 1995 – Port Chester, NY – 7 Willow Street (with Soul Coughing)
15 March 1995 – Boston, MA – The Kells (with Blink)
5 May 1995 – Dublin, IE, 2FM Dave Fanning Show
3 June 1995 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s (clipping)
6 August 1995 – Waterford, IE – Spraoi (video)
11 August 1995 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s
24 September 1995 – Dublin, IE, Andrews Lane Theatre (audio)
22 November 1995 – Cork, IE, Nancy Spains (audio)

1998.12.19-Olympia-Adv4 January 1996 – Dublin, IE, 10th Annual Vibe For Philo (video)
16 November 1996 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s

7 December 1996 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s

21 July 1997 – Dublin, IE, Whelan’s

27 September 1997 – Dublin, IE, Redbox

14 June 1998 – Randalls Island, NY – Guinness Fleadh Festival (with Patti Smith, Altan, Sinead O’Connor, and many more)
14 June 1998 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge
3 August 1998 – Dublin, IE, The Temple Bar Music Centre

19 December 1998 – Dublin, IE, Olympia Theatre (support by The Mary Janes) (clipping)