Folk Implosion Concert History

The Folk Implosion was an American indie rock/lo-fi band founded in the early 1990s by Lou Barlow and John Davis. It was initially a side-project started by Barlow to explore different territory than that being canvassed with his primary band at the time, Sebadoh. The name is a play on the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.

Date Concert Venue Location
Jun 18, 2003
Folk Implosion / Small Goods The Corner Hotel Richmond, Victoria, Australia
May 30, 2003
Folk Implosion Temple Bar Music Centre Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
May 23, 2003 –
May 24, 2003
Primavera Sound Festival 2003
Belle and Sebastian / LCD Soundsystem / The Kills / Mogwai / Yo La Tengo / The Streets / Peaches / Godspeed You! Black Emperor / Television / Teenage Fanclub / Wire / El-P / Sonic Youth / Lena / I Am Kloot / The White Stripes / Adam Green / Ellen Allien / Baxter Dury / Roni Size / Ed Harcourt / Adam Beyer / Umek / Julian Cope / Arab Strap / 2manydjs (DJ Set) / Erol Alkan / Henry / Tocotronic / Michael Mayer / Folk Implosion / The Go-Betweens / Mary Gauthier / Astronaut / Airbag / Soledad Brothers / DMX Krew / Scratch Perverts / Console / John Parish / Standstill / Antònia Font / Zola / DJ Rupture / Larry Tee / Future Bible Heroes / Martini Bros / Audience / J.G. Thirlwell / Ikara Colt / Holland Park / Bart Davenport / Beef / L'altra / Jerônimo / Cobra Killer / Thalia Zedek / Migala / Rahim / Whirlwind Heat / Wit / Tokyo Sex Destruction / Hangedup / Cola Jet Set / Super_Collider / Pipas / Gold Chains / Le Hammond Inferno / Calc / Motormark / Glissando / Morning Star / Euro-Trash Girl / Gurus / Vacaciones / A Room With A View / Dead Capo / Djs Are Not Rockstars / Mano De Santo / PSYCHOCANDY / The Tea Servants / Jim Coleman / Tan Low / Alma X / Baby Zizanie Show all bands
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Poble Espanyol Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Feb 25, 2003 –
Mar 03, 2003
Noise Pop 2003
Cat Power / OK Go / M. Ward / Calexico / The Mountain Goats / Minus the Bear / Rooney / Joanna Newsom / The Donnas / Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks / Tortoise / The Von Bondies / Camper Van Beethoven / Har Mar Superstar / The Blood Brothers / John Vanderslice / The Dirtbombs / Folk Implosion / Crooked Fingers / Film School / Imperial Teen / Smog / Hot Rod Circuit / The Locust / Kelley Stoltz / Trans Am / Tsunami Bomb / Starflyer 59 / Dead Moon / Mia Doi Todd / The Jealous Sound / The Go / Creeper Lagoon / The Velvet Teen / Nicolai Dunger / Erase Errata / No Knife / Onelinedrawing / The Cuts / The Court And Spark / The Librarians / Nik Freitas / Tussle / Hockey Night / Communique / Milemarker / Peggy Honeywell / Hudson Bell / Crime In Choir / Pattern / The Roots Of Orchis / Time Spent Driving / Built Like Alaska / Fast Forward / Citizens Here and Abroad / Stratford 4 / Western / Ill Lit / The Rattlesnakes / Alaska (UK) / Eleventeen / On the Speakers / The Sermon / Truxton / The Rum Diary / The Swords Project / The Kirby Grips / Downway / The Pleased / Firecracker / Replicator / The Junior Panthers / Trackstar / Under A Dying Sun / Madelia / Fojimoto / Fields Of Gaffney / Whysall Lane / Ceramic Isles Show all bands
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San Francisco, California, United States
Jul 17, 2002
The Flaming Lips / Folk Implosion
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Knitting Factory Los Angeles, California, United States
Aug 24, 2001 –
Aug 26, 2001
Leeds Festival 2001
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Unknown venue Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Show Duplicate for Aug 24, 2001
Aug 23, 2001 –
Aug 25, 2001
Pukkelpop 2001
Muse / Phoenix / Queens of the Stone Age / 3 Doors Down / Papa Roach / Nelly Furtado / The Prodigy / Placebo / Stone Temple Pilots / Röyksopp / Staind / 311 / Elbow / Dropkick Murphys / Eels / Mogwai / The Hives / Zero 7 / Four Tet / Michael Franti & Spearhead / Alien Ant Farm / The Avalanches / xzibit / Saliva / Tricky / Less Than Jake / The Ataris / Orbital / Starsailor / Moldy Peaches / The Sisters of Mercy / Fear Factory / Mercury Rev / Turin Brakes / Guided By Voices / The Spooks / …And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead / Green Velvet / The Living End / Kosheen / The Vandals / Zebrahead / (Hed) P.E. / Powderfinger / I Am Kloot / Heather Nova / Andy C / Stanton Warriors / Stephen Malkmus / Madrugada / Richie Hawtin / Voodoo Glow Skulls / Reamonn / Zoot Woman / Slam / Wookie / Killah Priest / Plump DJs / Rocket from the Crypt / Canibus / Mouse on Mars / Folk Implosion / Red Snapper / Total Science / DJ Marky / Llorca / Ozark Henry / The Locust / Buscemi / Sahara Hotnights / Oxide & Neutrino / Pilote / My Vitriol / Howie B / Sophia / Cut La Roc / 28 Days / Millionaire / Boy Hits Car / Dom And Roland / South (LON) / Brainpower / Bastian / Lift to Experience / Gloss / Six by Seven / Miles / Ken Ishii / Sparklehorse / Zornik / Superheroes / Heideroosjes / Postmen / Fireside / Randall / Beulah / Uman / Hopewell / Agent Sumo / Mark B And Blade / Main / Starflam / DAAU - Die Anarchistische Abendunterhaltung / Think of One / Rolando / Mescalito / Max Normal / Undeclinable / Wevie Stonder / Bays / The Heartaches / Aka Moon / Anyone / Hypnoskull / Ping Pong Bitches / Natalia M King / Dislocated Styles / Kim Cascone / BS2000 / Krushed & Sorted / Mo Solid Gold / Gwenmars / Paul Daley / Bit_Meddler / The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen / Gore Slut / Chitlin' Fooks / Portables / Boenox / Sunzoo Manley / Thom Revolver / Ed And Kim / DJ Leno / Galacticamendum / Ovil Bianca / Jan Van Biesen / Lady Vortex / Wicona Airbag Show all bands
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Pukkelpop Festival Hasselt, Flanders, Belgium
May 02, 2001
Melvins / Folk Implosion Metro Chicago, Illinois, United States
Apr 22, 2001
Melvins / Folk Implosion Black Cat Washington, D.C., United States
Apr 29, 2000
Clinic / Folk Implosion / Max Tundra Temple Bar Music Centre Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Sep 06, 1997
They Might Be Giants
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DCR's Hatch Memorial Shell Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Aug 03, 1997 –
Aug 03, 1997
Big Stink 2 1997
Radiohead / The Offspring / Matchbox Twenty / Cake / The Dandy Warhols / Candlebox / Meredith Brooks / Pond / GusGus / Folk Implosion / the refreshments / Buck-O-Nine / The Vents / Artificial Joy Club / The Cunninghams
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Estacada Timber Bowl Portland, Oregon, United States
Show Duplicates for Aug 03, 1997
Jun 08, 1997
WBCN River Rave
Echo & the Bunnymen / Porno for Pyros / Kula Shaker / Moby / Folk Implosion / Fiona Apple / Primus / The Mighty Mighty Bosstones / Foo Fighters / Matchbox Twenty
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Great Woods Mansfield, Massachusetts, United States
Dec 14, 1995
God Lives Underwater / Folk Implosion TT The Bear's Place Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Frequenty Asked Questions (FAQ)


How many concerts has Folk Implosion had?

Folk Implosion has had 14 concerts.

When was the last Folk Implosion concert?

The last Folk Implosion concert was on June 18, 2003 at The Corner Hotel in Richmond, Victoria, Australia. The bands that performed were: Folk Implosion / Small Goods.