The band start touring The Real Thing and introducing their new singer.
During a gig at I-Beam Patton badly cuts his hand.
The band take a break to allow Jim Martin and Patton to have surgery.
"The Real Thing" is finally released in June.
The band support Metallica on their Damaged Justice tour.
Faith No More return to Europe.
Day Date Venue State/Country
>> Recording for The Real Thing is completed (4th or 8th or January 1989).
?? Jan ?? San Francisco CA, USA
Fri 03 Feb River Theater, Guerneville CA, USA
Fri 10 Feb The Scream, The Probe, Hollywood CA, USA
Sat 11 Feb Bogart's Club, Long Beach CA, USA
Fri 24 Feb I-Beam, San Francisco CA, USA
Sat 25 Feb Berkeley Square, Berkeley CA, USA
Sat 11 Mar Night Moves, Huntington Beach CA, USA
Sun 12 Mar Whiskey A Go Go, Los Angeles CA, USA
Sun 12 Mar ?? Bogart's Club, Long Beach CA, USA
Sat 18 Mar Cactus Club, San Jose CA, USA
Wed 22 Mar ?? Bogart's Club, Long Beach CA, USA
Fri 24 Mar Fender's, Long Beach CA, USA
Fri 31 Mar Berkeley Square, Berkeley CA, USA
Fri 07 Apr I-Beam, San Francisco CA, USA
Fri 12 May ?? Bogart's Club, Long Beach CA, USA
Mon 22 May ?? The Warehouse, Toronto Ontario, Canada
Sun 11 Jun The Stone, San Francisco CA, USA
Mon 19 Jun Roxy Theatre, Hollywood CA, USA
>> The Real Thing released on 20th June 1989.
Tue 04 Jul Edwards No. 8, Birmingham England
Wed 05 Jul International 1, Manchester England
Thu 06 Jul Marquee Club, London England
Fri 07 Jul Marquee Club, London England
Sat 08 Jul Rock City, Nottingham England
Tue 11 Jul WNYU Metallurgy, New York NY, USA
Fri 14 Jul Metro, Chicago IL, USA
Mon 17 Jul CANCELLED Peabody's Down Under, Cleveland OH, USA
?? Jul The Cathouse, Los Angeles CA, USA
Mon 31 Jul Town Pump, Vancouver BC, Canada
Wed 02 Aug ?? Starry Night, Portland OR, USA
Fri 04 Aug Club Maxxx, Denver CO, USA
Tue 08 Aug Detroit MI, USA
Wed 09 Aug The Back Room, Austin TX, USA
?? Aug ?? Houston TX, USA
Sat 12 Aug Hard Roxx, Lawton OK, USA
Mon 14 Aug Furst Rock, St. Louis MO, USA
Tue 15 Aug Cabaret Metro, Chicago IL, USA
Wed 16 Aug First Avenue, Minneapolis MN, USA
Mon 21 Aug Peabody's Down Under, Cleveland OH, USA
?? Aug ?? Rock'n'roll Heaven, Toronto ON, Canada
Fri 25 Aug Sundance, Long Island, New York City NY, USA
Sat 26 Aug L'amour, New York NY, USA
Wed 30 Aug The Cat Club, New York NY, USA
>> From Out Of Nowhere released 30th August 1989
Fri 01 Sep Central Tavern, Seattle WA, USA
>> Start of Metallica support
Sun 03 Sep Boise State University, Boise ID, USA
Tue 05 Sep Yellowstone Metra Arena, Bilings MT, USA
Wed 06 Sep Casper Events Center, Casper WY, USA
Fri 08 Sep Salt Palace, Salt Lake City UT, USA
Sat 09 Sep Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas NV, USA
Sun 10 Sep Compton Terrace, Chandler AZ, USA
Tue 12 Sep Lawlor Events Center, Reno NV, USA
Thu 14 Sep Pavilion, Concord CA, USA
Fri 15 Sep Shoreline, Mountain View CA, USA
Sat 16 Sep Col Expo Amphitheatre, Sacramento CA, USA
Tue 19 Sep Tucson Community Center, Tucson AZ, USA
Thu 21 Sep Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, Irvine CA, USA
Fri 22 Sep Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, Irvine CA, USA
Sat 23 Sep Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, Irvine CA, USA
>> End of Metallica support
Sat 23 Sep Foundations Forum, Los Angeles CA, USA
Tue 10 Oct Edwards No. 8, Birmingham England
Wed 11 Oct Polytechnic, Sheffield England
Thu 12 Oct Baths Hall, Scunthorpse England
Fri 13 Oct Pavilion, Ayr Scotland
Sat 14 Oct The Venue, Edinburgh Scotland
Sun 15 Oct Ritz's Club, Aberdeen England
Mon 16 Oct Mayfair, Newcastle England
Tue 17 Oct Riverside, Newcastle England
Wed 18 Oct Bradford University, Bradford England
Fri 20 Oct Marquee, London England
Sat 21 Oct Marquee, London England
Mon 23 Oct International, Manchester England
Tue 24 Oct Polytechnic, Portsmouth England
Wed 25 Oct Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone England
Mon 30 Oct Gent England
Sun 05 Nov Longhorn, Stuttgart Germany
Mon 06 Nov Roamer, Bremen Germany
?? Nov Markthalle, Hamburg Germany
Thu 09 Nov The Loft, Berlin Germany
Sat 11 Nov Rockefellers, Oslo Norway
Tue 14 Nov Subterania, London England
Wed 15 Nov Folstone Spain
Fri 24 Nov City Gardens, Trenton NJ, USA
Fri 01 Dec The Switch, Raleigh NC, USA
Wed 06 Dec Masquerade, Ybor City (Tampa) FL, USA
Thu 07 Dec Beacham Theatre, Orlando FL, USA
Fri 08 Dec Einstein A Go-Go, Jacksonville Beach FL, USA
Mon 11 Dec University Of Kansas, Lawrence KS, USA