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JANUARY, 1979
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SHOW: Black Flag / Alleycats / Rhino 39, Redondo Beach, CA @ Moose Lodge Hall
NOTES: First advertised Black Flag show. Dez Cadena sees the band for the first time.

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FEBRUARY, 1979
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SHOW: Black Flag / Alleycats / Descendents / Plugz / Reactionaries / Last (unscheduled--Joe, Dave, and Jack), San Pedro, CA @ ???
NOTES: Reactionaries first and only show, I think. Reactionaries -> Minutemen.

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MARCH, 1979
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APRIL, 1979
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SHOW: Black Flag, Redondo Beach, CA @ practice space
NOTES: Party. Joe Nolte sings some with the band. Degenerates into a jam session with members of the Zeros and Karla Mad Dog.

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MAY, 1979
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JUNE, 1979
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SOMETIME THIS MONTH: Nervous Breakdown EP released.

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SHOW: Black Flag @ Bla Bla Cafe
NOTES: Black Flag's first club gig. They were also booked for the 19th, but the owner refused to let them play.

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SHOW: Black Flag / Last @ Hong Kong Cafe

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SHOW: Black Flag @ Bla Bla Cafe CANCELLED!
NOTES: This show was cancelled after the band played @ the Bla Bla on the 11th.

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SHOW: Black Flag / Fear / Controllers / Plugz / X, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe

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SHOW: Black Flag / Fear / Controllers / Plugz / X, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe

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JULY, 1979
1 Sunday

SOMETIME THIS MONTH: Flipside 16

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SHOW: Black Flag / Tourists / Big Wow, Manhattan Beach, CA @ Polliwog Park
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SHOW: Black Flag / Last / Urinals / Gears / Tourists, Hermosa Beach, CA @ the Church

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AUGUST, 1979
1 Wednesday

INTERVIEW: Slash magazine
NOTES: Ron Reyes impersonates Robo since he didn't want to go.

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SHOW: Black Flag / Mau Maus / UXA / Smart Pills / Black Hearts, Los Angeles, CA @ the Masque
NOTES: Last show at the Masque. Show was shut down, but Black Flag did play.

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SHOW: Black Flag / Fear / Germs / UXA, Culver City, CA @ ??? CANCELLED!
NOTES: Black Flag cancel because Robo's MIA.

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SHOW: Black Flag / Tourists, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe
NOTES: Ron Reyes plays drums w/Tourists because their drummer is MIA.

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SEPTEMBER, 1979
1 Saturday

SHOW: Black Flag / UXA, Los Angeles, CA @ Mars Studios SHUT DOWN!
NOTES: Black Flag have the plug pulled about 10 seconds in.

2 Sunday

SHOW: Black Flag / Red Cross, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe
NOTES: Ron destroys his drums.

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SHOW: Black Flag, Los Angeles? Santa Monica?, CA @ Gazzari's
NOTES: Black Flag passed out hundreds or thousands of flyers for this show at the Buzzcocks / Cramps / Gang of Four show at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium earlier in the day.

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SHOW: Black Flag / Red Cross / Gears (according to one flyer) / Mau Maus (according to another flyer) / Terminals (according to another flyer), Hollywood, CA @ King's Palace

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SHOW: Black Flag / Germs / Middle Class, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe

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SHOW: Black Flag / Flyboys / Silencers, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe
NOTES: David Bowie in the audience.

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SHOW: Black Flag / UXA / Red Cross, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe

28 Friday

NOTES: Black Flag rehearsal goes badly. Greg gets upset and Keith bails to prowl the town.

29 Saturday

SHOW: Black Flag, Redondo Beach, CA @ ??? (party) CANCELLED!
SHOW: Black Flag, Hollywood, CA @ ??? (party) CANCELLED!
NOTES: Both shows cancelled because of Greg's depression.

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OCTOBER, 1979
1 Monday

RECORDING SESSION: Media Art Studios

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SHOW: Black Flag / Dead Kennedys, Los Angeles, CA @ Mabuhay Gardens

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SHOW: Black Flag / Flyboys / F 15's / Red Cross, ?, CA @ Pippin's
NOTES: (I want this flyer!)

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SHOW: Black Flag / Terminals / Audio Vidiots / special guests, ?, CA @ King's Palace
NOTES: (I want this flyer!)

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SHOW: Black Flag / Germs, Los Angeles?, CA @ ???
SHOW: Black Flag / Red Cross, Descendents, Urinals, Hollywood, CA @ King's Palace
NOTES: Keith wears Spiderman costume.

NOVEMBER, 1979
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SHOW: Black Flag / Mau Maus / Red Cross / Urinals / Spittin' Teeth, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe
SHOW: Black Flag / Angry Samoans / Overman / Jonnies, Los Angeles, CA @ Anticlub
SOMETIME THIS MONTH: Media Art Studios

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SHOW: Black Flag / Skrews, Hermosa Beach, CA @ the Church
NOTES: impromptu party after a Descendents audition (looking for a singer--Gwynne Kahn tried out)

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SHOW: Black Flag / Last / Fear / Urinals, Los Angeles, CA @ Hong Kong Cafe
SOMETIME AFTER THIS: Keith quits during a recording session at Media Art (late Nov.)

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DECEMBER, 1979
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SHOW: Black Flag, Hollywood, CA @ Blackie's
NOTES: Ron Reyes debuts as vocalist.

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SHOW: Black Flag / Plugz, Los Angeles, CA @ Whiskey
NOTES: Keith and Greg (that's Greg Hetson) announce plans for a new band.

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