Urge Overkill's Concert History

Urge Overkill is an alternative rock band from Chicago that attracted underground attention in the late 80s and early 90s. While their ironic reshaping of 70's arena and glam rock left them marginalized during the height of grunge, they managed to appear on the charts with their cover of the Neil Diamond classic "Girl, You'll Be a Woman Soon" from the Pulp Fiction soundtrack, which hit #50 on the US Charts, and #11 on the Modern Rock charts. Their single "Sister Havana" also received some airplay.

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Naked Raygun / Cheap Trick / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters - Sonic Highways Tour    
Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill
Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Sonic Highways World Tour  
Urge Overkill / Naked Raygun / Cheap Trick / Foo Fighters
Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Sonic Highways World Tour  
Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill
Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Naked Raygun / Cheap Trick / Urge Overkill / Foo Fighters   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Sonic Highways Tour  
Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill
Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2015 Foo Fighters / Cheap Trick / Naked Raygun / Urge Overkill   Wrigley Field Chicago, Illinois, United States
Mar 11, 2014 –
Mar 15, 2014
SXSW 2014   Flamingo Cantina Austin, Texas, United States
Mar 11, 2014 –
Mar 15, 2014
SXSW 2014   Flamingo Cantina Austin, Texas, United States
May 09, 2013 Phoenix / Urge Overkill   The Tabernacle Atlanta, Georgia, United States
May 08, 2013 Phoenix / Urge Overkill   House of Blues Lake Buena Vista, FL
Jul 07, 2012 Tenacious D / Urge Overkill / The Sights   Aragon Ballroom Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jul 07, 2012 Tenacious D / Urge Overkill / The Sights   Aragon Ballroom Chicago, Illinois, United States
Mar 10, 2012 –
Mar 11, 2012
Golden Plains Festival      
Hunting Grounds / Total Control / Real Estate / Lanie Lane / Wild Flag / Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti / Bon Iver / Kisstroyer / Dexter / Seekae / This Thing / Harmony / Lost Animal / First Aid Kit / Endless Boogie / The Celibate Rifles / Saskwatch / Bonnie 'Prince' Billy / Roky Erickson / Roots Manuva / Urge Overkill / Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires / Black Lips / Chic featuring Nile Rodgers / Naysayer and Gilsun / Canyons / Two Bright Lakes DJs
Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre Meredith, Victoria, Australia
Mar 10, 2012 Urge Overkill The Gaelic Hotel Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Oct 09, 2011 Riot Fest 2011 Day 5  
Teenage Bottlerocket / White Mystery / Urge Overkill / Weezer
Congress Theater Chicago, Illinois, United States
Sep 05, 2011 Bumbershoot Festival 2011
Grant Lee Buffalo / Urge Overkill
Seattle Center Seattle, Washington, United States
Sep 03, 2011 –
Sep 05, 2011
Bumbershoot 2011  
Kendrick Lamar / Wiz Khalifa / Macklemore & Ryan Lewis / Phantogram / Daryl Hall & John Oates / Ray Lamontagne / Fitz & The Tantrums / Little Dragon / Toro Y Moi / Purity Ring / Broken Social Scene / The Kills / STRFKR / Warpaint / Tycho / Big Boi / Sharon Van Etten / The Presidents of The United States of America / Tennis / Minus the Bear / Butthole Surfers / YACHT / Oh Sees / Com Truise / Anti-Flag / Mavis Staples / Urge Overkill / School of Seven Bells / Allen Stone / Craft Spells / Charles Bradley / Vetiver / Ray Lamontagne & the Pariah Dogs / Jessica Lea Mayfield / Reverend Horton Heat / Eisley / Quadron / Shigeto / Dâm-Funk / Dom / Lusine / Motopony / Greensky Bluegrass / Grant Lee Buffalo / Leon Russell / Das Racist / Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue / Over the Rhine / Carbon Leaf / Atari Teenage Riot / Ages and Ages / You Am I / Eyehategod / Free the Robots / The Lonely Forest / Pickwick / Nomeansno / Bostich & Fussible / HTRK / Sol Roots / The Jim Jones Revue / Sallie Ford / Vusi Mahlasela / Valient Thorr / My Goodness / Vendetta Red / The Sight Below / LAKE (US) / Lemolo / Kris Orlowski / Pezzner / Meklit / Nice Nice / Head Like A Kite / Grand Hallway / Fly Moon Royalty / Lawnchair Generals / Mad Rad / Ravenna Woods / Yuni In Taxco / Curtains for You / Splatinum / Kore Ionz / Kasey Anderson & the Honkies / Mash Hall / Massy Ferguson / The Horde and the Harem / Whalebones / WD4D / The Legendary Oaks / Nordic Soul / Kaylee Cole / DJ Introcut / Joe Pug and the Hundred Mile Band / Thomas Marriott's Human Spirit
Seattle, Washington, United States
Oct 04, 2010 Urge Overkill / Tigers & Monkeys / Appomattox Mercury Lounge New York, New York, United States
Apr 29, 2008 Urge Overkill / The Surfajettes Bowery Ballroom New York, New York, United States
Jun 09, 2007 NXNE 2007
Urge Overkill / Great Northern
Lee's Palace Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Oct 31, 2005 Urge Overkill / Strange / Stratocruiser Cat's Cradle Carrboro, North Carolina, United States
Nov 24, 2004 Urge Overkill / Thunder in the Valley / The Frogs / Clair De Lune / Blackmaker First Avenue and 7th St Entry - Mainroom Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Nov 17, 2004 Pixies / Urge Overkill   Aragon Ballroom Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nov 17, 2004 Pixies / Urge Overkill   Aragon Ballroom Chicago, Illinois, United States
Sep 09, 2004 –
Sep 09, 2004
Azkena Rock Festival 2004
Ryan Adams / Violent Femmes / Fun Lovin' Criminals / Mark Lanegan / Urge Overkill / Josh Rouse / New York Dolls / Matthew Sweet / Turbonegro / Flamin' Groovies / Backyard Babies / Tim O'Brien / Roger Mcguinn / The Wildhearts / Radio Birdman / Mike Farris / five horse johnson / The Silos / Mother Superior / Ainara LeGardon / Kuraia / Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart / Dkt-mc5 / Walter Salas-Humara / Jonny Kaplan And The Lazy Stars / Bide Ertzean / Obligaciones
Recinto Mendizabala Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
Aug 24, 2004 –
Aug 24, 2004
Wiesen Festival 2004  
Kings Of Leon / Muse / The Offspring / Franz Ferdinand / Dropkick Murphys / Bloodhound Gang / Flogging Molly / Everlast / Velvet Revolver / Urge Overkill / dEUS / Supergrass / I Am Kloot / The Distillers / Sarah Bettens / Auf Der Maur
Festivalgelände Wiesen Wiesen, Burgenland, Austria
Aug 19, 2004 –
Aug 19, 2004
Pukkelpop 2004  
The Killers / Kings Of Leon / 50 Cent / Phoenix / Tiësto / The Offspring / Franz Ferdinand / Papa Roach / Feist / Bloc Party / Chemical Brothers / Kelis / Dizzee Rascal / LCD Soundsystem / Elbow / Groove Armada / Scissor Sisters / The Kills / Devendra Banhart / The Dandy Warhols / Faithless / Bloodhound Gang / The Streets / The Darkness / Everlast / Velvet Revolver / Blonde Redhead / Goldfinger / Ash / The Freestylers / Soulwax / Neneh Cherry / Joanna Newsom / The Zutons / Mylo / Mr. Vegas / Cast / Mark Lanegan / The Dillinger Escape Plan / Urge Overkill / Roger Sanchez / Archive / Mono / dEUS / DJ Krush / Beatsteaks / I Am Kloot / The White Stripes / The Bronx / Roni Size / Miss Kittin / Ricardo Villalobos / Gabriel Rios / Kaizers Orchestra / 2manydjs (DJ Set) / Delays / El Gran Silencio / The Twilight Singers / Oceansize / The Dirtbombs / Chicks On Speed / Spektrum / Buscemi / Client / Magnus / Blanche / Boo! / Kid606 / Gravenhurst / Thou / Mondo Generator / Auf Der Maur / Mint / Zornik / Fokofpolisiekar / Dr. Lektroluv / Tumi and the Volume / Christian Kleine / Young Heart Attack / Nid And Sancy / Favez / Stijn / Face Tomorrow / Nailpin / Max Normal / Internationals / Kolya / Ultrasonic 7 / Albert Frost / Kid Suda / Brothers Of Peace / Mauro Pawlowski And The Grooms / Silverene / Andy Fletcher / Funkstrung / Cornflames / DJ Sandeman / DJ Marky & Stamina Mc / Jan Van Biesen / Junior Boys and Kid Crme / Miss Elorak
Hasselt, Flanders, Belgium
Apr 29, 2004 Urge Overkill / Dungeons and Drag Queens / The Last Vegas Old Ironsides Sacramento, California, United States
Feb 05, 2004 Urge Overkill / The Shazam Maxwells Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
Nov 24, 2003 Pearl Jam / Urge Overkill Century II Convention Center Wichita, Kansas, United States
May 06, 1997 verbow / Urge Overkill Park West Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jan 27, 1996 –
Jan 27, 1996
Hollywood Rock 1996  
The Black Crowes / Urge Overkill / Raimundos / Page And Plant
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Jan 26, 1996 –
Jan 27, 1996
Hollywood Rock 1996  
The Cure / The Smashing Pumpkins / The Black Crowes / Robert Plant / Urge Overkill / Supergrass / Jimmy Page / Raimundos / Nação Zumbi / Pato Fu / White Zombie / Chico Science
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Jan 20, 1996 –
Jan 20, 1996
Hollywood Rock 1996  
Bush / The Black Crowes / Urge Overkill / Raimundos / Jimmy Page & Robert Plant
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Nov 24, 1995 Urge Overkill / The Geraldine Fibbers Riviera Theatre Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jun 29, 1995 –
Jul 02, 1995
Roskilde Festival 1995  
The Cure / Bob Dylan / Weezer / Blur / The Prodigy / Chemical Brothers / Van Halen / Sheryl Crow / The Roots / Ben Harper / PJ Harvey / The Cardigans / Elvis Costello / The Black Crowes / Michael Franti & Spearhead / NOFX / Belly / War / Tricky / Suede / Soul Asylum / George Thorogood and The Destroyers / G. Love & Special Sauce / Neneh Cherry / Silverchair / Testament / Aaron Neville / R.E.M. / Millencolin / Urge Overkill / Morphine / Incognito / Ice-T / dEUS / veruca salt / Craig Mack / Soul Coughing / Napalm Death / Goldie / Shed Seven / Dick Dale / Sick of It All / Body Count / The Selecter / Debbie Harry / D-A-D / Dreadzone / Fluke / Gravediggaz / Biohazard / Bunny Wailer / Gil Scott-Heron / Echobelly / Gene / The Saw Doctors / Page And Plant / Slash's Snakepit / Tiamat / Boredoms / Lisa Germano / Shinehead / Freedy Johnston / Shihad / Pretty Maids / Freak Power / Cathedral / Capercaillie / Whale / The Young Gods / Dizzy Mizz Lizzy / Eat Static / Downset / Jeff Buckley / The Aloof / Kenny Larkin / Mikael Wiehe / Renegade Soundwave / Freak Kitchen / jason and the scorchers / Love Shop / The Mutton Birds / Seigmen / Di Leva / Johnny Madsen / Fun-Da-Mental / Velvet Crush / Shootyz Groove / Psyched Up Janis / These Animal Men / Little Annie / Armageddon Dildos / Katell Keineg / Les Tambours du Bronx / Koxbox / Sigurd Barrett / Marxman / Inside the Whale / Shane MacGowan & The Popes / Hotel Hunger / The Brandos / Konkhra / Highlights / Caspar Brötzmann Massaker / Psychick Warriors Ov Gaia / Sanne / The Source Experience / Strawberry Slaughterhouse / Cords / Velvet Belly / Annie Anxiety / Weld / Savage Affair / Prophets Of Da City / Sume / Spacehead / Urban Turban / Centuras / Denyse Plummer / Grant McLennan / Urd / Massive Attack Sound System / Les Hommes Qui Wear Espandrillos / Odd Gallery / High Lights / Scott Maddox / Bagg / Schwarzwald Library / Bob Kerr
Roskilde, Zealand, Denmark
Jun 23, 1995 –
Jun 25, 1995
Glastonbury Festival 1995   Worthy Farm Pilton, England, United Kingdom
May 07, 1994 Urge Overkill Cabaret Metro Chicago, Illinois, United States
May 07, 1994 Urge Overkill Day on the Hill Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Apr 18, 1994 poster children / Urge Overkill mabels Champaign, Illinois, United States
Mar 23, 1994 Urge Overkill / Eugenius Cat's Cradle Carrboro, North Carolina, United States
Mar 12, 1994 Urge Overkill with Eugenius
Urge Overkill
The State Theatre Detroit, Michigan, United States
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Concerts Per Year:
2015 14 concerts
2014 2 concerts
2013 2 concerts
2012 4 concerts
2011 3 concerts
2010 1 concert
2008 1 concert
2007 1 concert
2005 1 concert
2004 8 concerts
2003 1 concert
1997 1 concert
1996 3 concerts
1995 3 concerts
1994 18 concerts
1993 8 concerts
1992 2 concerts
1991 2 concerts
1987 1 concert
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