Confuse Chronological History

posted Feb 1, 2015, 11:27 AM by Thomas Mayhugh   [ updated Jul 16, 2017, 8:00 PM ]

This has been my best effort to compile a complete chronological history of CONFUSE. Please contact me if you have any corrections, or information, photos, fliers, gig tickets, live recordings, or any other information pertaining to CONFUSE. send contact to: generalspeech@gmail.com


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Information I am searching for that I would like to add to this page:

Remaining Confuse record pressing quantities.

Official Release date of Contempt For The Authority And Take Off The Lie (please source flier or magazine listings)

History of Mad living in Kyoto, and line up information from Confuse gigs in his absence.

Date and venue of "Last Dance Gig" with Damos, Curse, and GI Joe (Possibly 87-88)

Year of "Fight or Flight Gig" at Geils with No Cut, Curse, Illusion, and Zemiu. Date is January 19. Possibly 86-88

Information about Confuse Demo recordings in 1988 (Neo Comp) and 1989 (Stupid Life)

Possible Fanzine Appearances




C O N Ⓕ U S E

1983.08.20 – FICTITIOUS RECORDING DATE PRINTED ON SPENDING LOUD NIGHT EP.

1983.12.?? – CONFUSE FORMATION

1983.12.25 - LIVE MAD XMAS GIG AT 福岡市民会館 (FUKUOKA SHIMIN KAIKAN SHOU HALL) WITH GAI, SIEG HEIL, SHIT, AUS, WAR CRY, NO CUT, AND MARIAN. SET LIST: 絶対的軍備力老人 (ABSOLUTE POWER OF ARMAMENTS OLD MAN), CONFUSE, ABOUT THE SYSTEM OR IS IT WAR, WHY DO THEY USE THE VIOLENT POWER, WAR OF PASTIME, KILL THE…

1983.12.25 - CONFUSE DISTRIBUTES "FUCK THE CHRISTMAS" FLYER WITH LYRICS TO THE 6 SONGS THEY HAD WRITTEN UPON FORMATION. SONGS ARE: 絶対的軍備力老人 (ABSOLUTE POWER OF ARMAMENTS OLD MAN), CONFUSE, ABOUT THE SYSTEM OR IS IT WAR (LATER RE-TITLED "HATE WAR NO WAR FUCKIN' WAR" ON THE INDIGNATION DEMO), WHY DO THEY USE THE VIOLENT POWER, WAR OF PASTIME, AND KILL THE...  LINE UP LISTED AS "SEKIRI - DRUMS, GERU - BASS, MAD - NOISE AND GUITERS, AND DIS - VOICE"

1984.03.20 – INDIGNATION VERSION 1 (10 TRACKS) RECORDING SESSION AT MAD STUDIO, KAMOU. LINE UP "SEKIRI - DRUMS, GERU - BASS, MAD - GUITERS, AND DIS - VOICE"

1984.03.25 – CONFUSE BIO APPEARS IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 14 – MEMBERS LISTED: DIS – VOCALS, MAD – GUITAR, GERU – BASS, VENON - DRUMS (BASED ON THIS PUBLICATION DATE, AND THE ORIGINAL SLEEVE FOR THE 10 TRACK RECORDING VERSION OF INDIGNATION, IT IS HYPOTHESIZED THAT VENON IS A MONIKER USED BY SEKIRI)

1984.04.08 - INDIGNATION VERSION 2 (13 TRACKS) RECORDING SESSION PART 1 AT MAD STUDIO, KAMOU. LINE UP: DIS – VOCALS, MAD – GUITAR, GERU – BASS, SEKIRI - DRUMS

1984.04.15 - INDIGNATION VERSION 2 (13 TRACKS) RECORDING SESSION PART 2 AT MAD STUDIO, KAMOU. LINE UP: DIS – VOCALS, MAD – GUITAR, GERU – BASS, SEKIRI - DRUMS

1984.??.?? - INDIGNATION VERSION 2 DEMO TAPE RELEASE ON VIOLENT PARTY (VIOLENT PARTY 3)

1984.??.?? – GERU QUITS CONFUSE

1984.??.?? – LIVE IN HIROSHIMA, LINEUP DIS - VOCALS, MAD - BASS, SEKIRI - DRUMS, AND MEMBER OF 自我 (JIGA) PLAYS NOISE GUITAR, AS GERU HAS LEFT THE BAND

1984.06.10 - LIVE AT レインボーホール (RAINBOW HALL) WITH GAI, SIEG HEIL, NO CUT, GESS, AND HELL GATE

1984.06.25 - CONFUSE PHOTO AND DEMO TAPE COVER FEATURED IN "PUNK IN KYUSHU" ARTICLE IN DOLL MAGAZINE NO. 22

1984.07.01 – CONFUSE PHOTO, AND KYUSHU PUNK SCENE INFO APPEARS IN 宝島 (TAKARAJIMA) MAGAZINE.

1984.08.30 – RECORDING AT ONE NINE STUDIO, TRACKS USED FOR NUCLEAR ADDICTS EP, MERCILESS GAME LATER APPEARS ON “OLD MASTER” CD. MEMBERS ARE DIS, MAD, AND SEKIRI

1984.??.?? – PASSY JOINS CONFUSE SOMETIME AFTER THE RECORDINGS, BUT BEFORE THE SLEEVE FOR THE RECORD IS MADE, AS HE IS ON THE COVER, AND LISTED AS A MEMBER. CONFIRMED IN 2012 INTERVIEW WITH PASSY, PUBLISHED FEB. 2013

1984.10.25 – NUCLEAR ADDICTS RECORD RELEASE ADVERTISEMENT, AND LIVE PHOTO PRINTED IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 17

1984.11.01 - RECORDING AT ONE NINE STUDIO, TRACKS USED FOR 自殺オムニバス 8”

1984.11.04 – LIVE AT LA LA LA, HARDENED CYNICAL BASTARD GIG. VOL 1 WITH GAI + SIEG HEIL (BASSIST IS NOT TV ON THIS GIG), 物体 X (BUTTAI X - STALIN COPY BAND)

1984.11.25 – NUCLEAR ADDICTS 7” FLEXI EP RELEASE ON VIOLENT PARTY AND BLUE JUG RECORDS (VIOLENT PARTY EP 2)

1984.11.27 – LIVE AT MIND BOLLOCKS STUDIO, CONTROL GIG VOL. 3 WITH GAI, SIEG HEIL, AUS, AND SHIT

1984.11.25 - CONFUSE PHOTO, AND INFO WRITTEN BY MAD APPEARS IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 18

1984.12.09 – LIVE AT LA LA LA, HARDENED CYNICAL BASTARD GIG VOL. 2 WITH GAI, SIEG HEIL (BASSIST IS NOT TV ON THIS GIG), GEDON, ZAMZA

1984.12.28 – LIVE AT GREEN VILLAGE, FUKUOKA – SET LIST: ATROCIOUS MADNESS, NO VICTOR, HUNGER, FUCKIN’ LOVERS, INDIGNATION, CONFUSE, NUCLEAR POISONING, MERCILESS GAME, OLD MAN, HATE WAR, NO WAR, FUCKIN’ WAR, REBEL AND WAR, KILL THE…, DISASTER, THE END.

1985.01.20 - LIVE AT 西新 JA-JA, DELIGHT HARMFUL GIG WITH GAI, MAD, PSALM, MADDEN

1985.??.?? – V.A. - DOWNTOWN STREET PUNKER TAPE RELEASE VIOLENT PARTY (VIOLENT PARTY 7)

1985.02.24 - LIVE AT 西新 JA-JA, VIOLENT PARTY GIG WITH GAI, GESS, GEDON, NO CUT, DERANGE, 共三党 (KYOUSANTOU FROM HIROSHIMA) SET LIST: ATROCIOUS MADNESS, DEATH TO A GOD, DISASTER, FUCKIN’ LOVERS, HATE WAR, NO WAR, FUCKIN’ WAR, HUNGER, INDIGNATION, MERCILESS GAME, NO VICTOR, PEOPLE ARE NUCLEAR POISONING, REBEL AND WAR, THE END, WHY DO THEY USE THE VIOLENT POWER.

1985.02.25 – LIVE AT GREEN VILLAGE, FUKUOKA, CONTROL GIG VOL. 4 WITH GAI, SIEG HEIL, AND NO CUT

1985.03.25 – CONFUSE PHOTO AND BIO APPEAR IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 19

1985.03.27 - LIVE AT 西新 JA-JA, VIOLENT PARTY GIG. VOL. 3 WITH GAI, NO CUT, GESS, DERANGE, FLAK, AND AGGRESSIVE DOGS.

1985.03.29 - LIVE AT ? WITH GAS FROM HIROSHIMA, REBEL, AND BLOCKS

1985.04.?? – V.A. - 自殺オムニバス 8” (JISATSU OMNIBUS 8”) RELEASE ON 自殺レーベル (JISATSU LABEL) (GL-005E)

1985.08.01 – CONFUSE PHOTO, BIO AND FLIER APPEAR IN DOLL MAGAZINE VOL. 28. LINE UP: VOCALS – DIS, GUITAR – MAD, BASS – PASSY, DRUMS - VENON

1985.08.20 – RECORDING SESSION FUCHIGAMI RECORDING STUDIO, FOR CONTEMPT FOR THE AUTHORITY AND TAKE OFF THE LIE 7”

1985.10.01 - 自殺レーベル (JISATSU LABEL) ADVERTISEMENT IN DOLL MAGAZINE NO. 29. LISTS FORTHCOMING CONFUSE 7" EP, ASSUMED CANCELLED, AS SUBESQUENTLY PUBLISHED VERSIONS OF THE AD DO NOT INCLUDE THIS RELEASE.

1985.??.?? – CONTEMPT FOR THE AUTHORITY AND TAKE OFF THE LIE 7” EP RELEASE ON CONFUSE RECORDS (CONFUSE 5) (MANUFACTURED AT TOSHIMA EMI PRESSING PLANT IN JAPAN)

1985.11.25 – LIVE AT 同志社大学 (DOUSHISHA UNIVERSITY) KYOTO WITH LIP CREAM, GASTUNK, KYAH, OUTO, AND DANSE MACABRE – SET LIST: ABUSE OF THE STATE POWER, ATROCIOUS MADNESS, CONFUSE, FIGHT AGAINST THE PLUTOCRATS, FUCKIN’ LOVERS, MERCILESS GAME, NO VICTOR, PEOPLE ARE NUCLEAR POISONING, UNKNOWN, UNKNOWN

1986.??.?? – MAD LEAVES FOR KYOTO FOR APPROXIMATELY 18 MONTHS. THIS DATE IS NOT KNOWN EXACTLY. THE SHORT HISTORY IN BEATMAKS DOES HAVE SOME CHRONOLOGICAL INACCURACIES, BUT SAYS THIS PERIOD WAS AFTER THE FALL ‘85 TOUR. AN INTERVIEW WITH PASSY FROM 2012 SAYS “MAD MOVED TO KYOTO FOR A YEAR AND A HALF, BUT CONFUSE CONTINUED TO PLAY WITH ALTERNATE MEMBERS HELPING TO FILL HIS SPACE. THE BAND STOPPED PERFORMING IN ABOUT 1986, BUT NEVER BROKE UP.

1986.02.25 – CONFUSE PHOTO AND TEXT FROM MAD APPEARS IN BLUG JUG MAGAZINE NO. 24

1986.04.25 – CONFUSE APPEARS IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 25

1986.07.25 – CONFUSE PHOTO APPEARS IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 27

1986.08.15 – LIVE AT 徒楽夢 (HAKATA DRUM) VIOLENT PARTY 2 DAY GIG (08.14-15) WITH SWANKYS, RUIN, DESPERATE CHILDREN, AND COCKNEY COCKS 

1986.10.19 - LIVE AT SHOUT WITH LYDIA CATS, JOKERS, AND CURSE

1986.10.?? – CONFUSE PHOTO AND SHORT GIG DESCRIPTION APPEARS IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 28

1986.??.?? – TICKETS FOR CONTROL GIG 11.23 ON SALE. THE TICKET IS DISTRIBUTED WITH A CASSETTE TAPE FEATURING 1 TRACK EACH BY CONFUSE (ABSOLUTE POWER OF ARMAMENTS OLD MAN – LIVE SOUNDBOARD VERSION) SWANKYS (OLD FASHION), AND LYDIA CATS (TELL ME).

1986.11.23 – LIVE AT 西新 JA-JA, CONTROL GIG WITH SWANKYS, AND LYDIA CATS, AND JOKERS (CRAPS IS LISTED ON THE GIG FLYER AS WELL, BUT WAS NOT ABLE TO PLAY. MAD WAS NOT AT THIS GIG, AND CONFUSE GUITAR POSITION WAS FILLED IN BY BLUES FROM CURSE) – SET LIST: UNRELEASED, ALL THINGS CHANGE INTO THE FASHION -MEDIA-, UNRELEASED, INDIGNATION, UNRELEASED, FUCKIN' LOVERS, ABUSE OF THE STATE POWER, CONFUSE, UNRELEASED, OLD MAN, FIGHT AGAINST THE PLUTOCRATS, SPENDING LOUD NIGHT

1986.12.?? - CONFUSE PHOTO AND LIVE GIG REVIEW APPEAR IN BLUE JUG MAGAZINE NO. 29

1987.03.14 – LIVE AT 博多 夢工房 (YUMEKOUBOU) WITH SWANKYS, PILAT, AND PUNX

1987.??.?? – PASSY QUITS CONFUSE

1987.11.05 – SPENDING LOUD NIGHT 7” EP RELEASE ON CONFUSE RECORDS (CONFUSE 6) AND KINGS WORLD RECORDS (KK 1001C) (4,000 PRESSED) LINEUP: VOCALS - ISODA (DIS), GUITAR – NAKAKURA (MAD), DRUMS – IWANO (SEKIRI)

1987.12.01 – PHOTO AND ADVERT FOR SPENDING LOUD NIGHT 7” EP ON KINGS WORLD RECORDS APPEARS IN DOLL MAGAZINE VOL. 43

1988.01.07 - LIVE AT 博多 夢工房 (YUMEKOUBOU), PUNK FESTIVAL!! WITH SWANKYS, LYDIA CATS, CRACK THE MARIAN, AND SPUNKY BOYS (CONFUSE - BASSIST IS TV FROM THE SWANKYS) HOSTED BY KINGS WORLD RECORDS – SET LIST: FUCKIN’ LOVERS, INDIGNATION, HATE WAR, NO WAR, FUCKIN’ WAR, FIGHT AGAINST THE PLUTOCRATS, MERCILESS GAME, CONFUSE, ALL THING CHANGE INTO THE FASHION –MEDIA–, UNKNOWN, ABUSE OF THE STATE POWER, SPENDING LOUD NIGHT, OLD MAN

1988.02.01 - PHOTO AND ADVERT FOR SPENDING LOUD NIGHT 7” EP ON KINGS WORLD RECORDS, PLUS FLIER FOR "1988.01.07 - PUNK FESTIVAL" GIG APPEARS IN DOLL MAGAZINE VOL. 43

1988.04.01 - ADVERT FOR SPENDING LOUD NIGHT 7” EP ON KINGS WORLD RECORDS APPEARS IN DOLL MAGAZINE NO. 45

1988.04.?? – REVIEW OF SPENDING LOUD NIGHT 7” EP APPEARS IN MAXIMUM ROCKNROLL NO. 58

1988.??.?? – SEKIRI QUITS CONFUSE

1988.??.?? – KEIICHIRO JOINS CONFUSE ON DRUMS

1988.05.?? – RECORDING AT FUCHIGAMI RECORDING STUDIO, “OLD MAN” USED FOR V.A. – NEO COMP LP DIS – VOCALS, MAD – GUITAR/BASS, KEIICHIRO – DRUMS

1988.07.?? – V.A. - NEO OMNIBUS LP RELEASE ON PORTRAIT RECORDS (P009) FEATURING "OLD MAN" FROM CONFUSE

1989.??.?? – KEIICHIRO QUITS CONFUSE

1989.??.?? – MATSOMOTO JOINS CONFUSE ON BASS

1989.??.?? – HIRASAKA JOINS CONFUSE ON DRUMS

1989.03.?? – CONFUSE RECORDS 4 TRACK “STUPID LIFE” DEMO. 3 TRACKS PLUS A NEW VERSION OF SPENDING LOUD NIGHT

1989.04.?? – CONFUSE RESUMES LIVE GIGS

1989.04.30 - LIVE AT 徒楽夢 (HAKATA DRUM) WITH CHINPIRA – SET LIST: STUPID LIFE, THE WORKER, FUCKIN’ LOVERS, ABUSE OF THE STATE POWER, OLD MAN, MERCILESS GAME, FIGHT AGAINST THE PLUTOCRATS, GENERAL SPEECH, DREAMER, DISASTER, INDIGNATION, PURPLE HAZE (JIMI HENDRIX), SPENDING LOUD NIGHT

1989.??.?? – ATROCIOUS MADNESS BOOTLEG EP (300 PRESSED) (GERMANY)

1989.06.?? – RECORDING AT MAD STUDIO FOR STUPID LIFE 12”

1989.07.30 - LIVE AT 徒楽夢 (HAKATA DRUM)

1989.08.20 – LIVE AT 徒楽夢 (HAKATA DRUM) WITH MERCURYS

1989.09.30 – LIVE AT 博多 BE-1 (LIVE AT STATE 9TH RECORDING GIG) SET LIST: STUPID LIFE, THE WORKER, GENERAL SPEECH, DREAMER, OLD MAN, ABUSE OF THE STATE POWER, CONFUSE, HATE WAR, NO WAR, FUCKIN’ WAR, CAN YOU SEE ME (JIMI HENDRIX), UNKNOWN, UNKNOWN, EMERGENCY (GIRLSCHOOL / MOTORHEAD)

1989.10.21 – OLD MASTER CD RELEASE ON JAP RECORDS (JPD-410)

1989.11.20 – CONFUSE INTERVIEW, PHOTOS, AND ADVERTISEMENT FOR OLD MASTER CD APPEAR IN BEATMAKS NO. 29

1989.12.21 – CONFUSE LIVE AT STATE 9TH VHS RELEASE VOS ORIGINAL VIDEO

1989.12.25 – CONFUSE PHOTO, AND REVIEW FROM 1989.08.20 GIG APPEAR IN BEATMAKS NO. 30

1990.??.?? – LIVE AT ??? SET LIST: DREAMER, ABUSE OF THE STATE POWER, UNKNOWN, INDIGNATION, PEOPLE ARE NUCLEAR POISONING, ACE OF SPADES (MOTORHEAD), GENERAL SPEECH, THE WORKER, FUCKIN’ LOVERS, UNKNOWN, OLD MAN, STUPID LIFE, HATE WAR, NO WAR, FUCKIN’ WAR, EMERGENCY (GIRLSCHOOL / MOTORHEAD), HOUND DOG (ELVIS PRESLEY)

1990.09.23 – LIVE AT 徒楽夢 (HAKATA DRUM) WITH THE BRATS (EX-MERCURYS AND BASTLY BACKS)

1990.??.?? – DEATH TO A GOD 7” EP BOOTLEG RELEASE ON REVOLTATION RECORDS (REVOLTATION 2) FROM U.K.

1991.??.?? – LIVE AT ??? SET LIST: EMERGENCY (GIRLSCHOOL / MOTORHEAD), OLD MAN, CONFUSE, CAN YOU SEE ME (JIMI HENDRIX), FUCKIN’ LOVERS, HATE WAR, NO WAR, FUCKIN’ WAR, ABUSE OF THE STATE POWER, FIRE (JIMI HENDRIX), UNKNOWN, UNKNOWN, ACE OF SPADES (MOTORHEAD), INDIGNATION, SPENDING LOUD NIGHT, STUPID LIFE

1991.??.?? – KILL THE… X2 7” EP RELEASED ON REVOLTATION RECORDS (U.K.) / DEAD RECORDS (GERMANY) (LEFTOVERS FROM DEATH TO A GOD AND ATROCIOUS MADNESS BOOTLEG 7” EP’S. 200 COPIES MADE)

1991.??.?? – STUPID LIFE 12” RELEASE ON KINGS WORLD RECORDS (KW12CS-004) (1000 12"S PRESSED, STUPID LIFE RELEASE ADVERT SHOWS LIMITED 2000, WHICH IS A COMBINATION OF THE CD AND VINYL PRESSINGS)

1991.??.?? – STUPID LIFE CD REISSUE RELEASE ON KINGS WORLD RECORDS (KWCS-004) (1000 CD'S PRESSED, STUPID LIFE RELEASE ADVERT SHOWS LIMITED 2000, WHICH IS A COMBINATION OF THE CD AND VINYL PRESSINGS)

1991.??.?? – V.A. BEST OF HEROES CD SAMPLER RELEASE ON KINGS WORLD RECORDS FEATURING "SPENDING LOUD NIGHT"

1991.12.?? – REVIEW OF STUPID LIFE 12” APPEARS IN MAXIMUM ROCKNROLL NO. 103

1991-1992  – CONFUSE BECOMES A 5 PIECE, LINE UP UNKNOWN

1992.??.?? – HUMANS ARE RADIOACTIVE 7” EP BOOTLEG (125 PRESSED, NUMBERED OUT OF 100) (U.S.A.)

1992.08.08 – LIVE AT 博多 BE-1 (LAST LIVE GIG)

1992.08.?? - CONFUSE DISBANDED.

1993.09.?? – SCHEDULED RELEASE DATE FOR CONFUSE – TOTAL CONFUSE CD ON ANARCHY CENTRE RECORDINGS (CHAOTIC CD-008) (SAME CATALOG #AS INDIGNATION REISSUE, ASSUMED DELETED RELEASE)

199?.??.?? – CONTEMPT FOR THE AUTHORITY AND TAKE OFF THE LIE 7” EP BOOTLEG RELEASED. (COVER ARTWORK CONFUSINGLY HAS NUCLEAR ADDICTS PHOTO) (1000 PRESSED, FIRST 200 NUMBERED ON RED VINYL)

1995.02.25 – V.A. – DOWNTOWN STREET PUNKER CD REISSUE RELEASE ANARCHY CENTRE RECORDINGS (CHAOTIC CD-009)

1995.??.?? – V.A. – JAPAN ONE BOOTLEG LP RELEASE, CONTAINS SPENDING LOUD NIGHT 7” TRACKS AND MRR REVIEW (1000 PRESSED - 500 ON LIGHT BLUE, 500 CLEAR DARK BLUE) (GERMANY)

1995.??.?? – CONFUSE CD JPC RECORDS (UNKNOWN PRESSING, 1000-2000+) (U.S.A.)

1996.09.25 - NUCLEAR ADDICTS CD REISSUE RELEASE ANARCHY CENTRE RECORDINGS (CHAOTIC CD-013)

1997.04.10 – INDIGNATION LP REISSUE RELEASE ANARCHY CENTRE RECORDINGS (CHAOTIC LP-008) (1500 PRESSED)

1997.04.10 – INDIGNATION CD REISSUE RELEASE ANARCHY CENTRE RECORDINGS (CHAOTIC CD-008)

1997.??.?? – CONTEMPT FOR THE AUTHORITY AND TAKE OFF THE LIE CD REISSUE RELEASE ANARCHY CENTRE RECORDINGS (CHAOTIC CD-016)

1998.12.?? - CONFUSE APPEARS IN NEGA ZINE NO. 5 HAKATA/KYUSHU PUNK HISTORY ARTICLE (SPINE SAYS NOVEMBER, BUT FRONT SAYS DECEMBER)

1999.??.?? - CONFUSE – “CONFUSE” LP BOOTLEG RELEASED IN U.S.A. (300 PRESSED)

2000.??.?? – CONFUSE – “CONFUSE” LP BOOTLEG RE-BOOTLEGGED IN GERMANY WITH EVEN WORSE JACKET QUALITY (UNKNOWN PRESSING AMOUNT)

2003.??.?? – CONFUSE – OLD GOD, NEW GOD LP, COMBINES INDIGNATION LP REISSUE + LIVE 1984.12.28 AT GREEN VILLAGE AUDIO RECORDINGS. INCLUDES ATTEMPTED HISTORY BOOKLET (TRACK LIST FOR LIVE B SIDE MISTAKENLY LISTS THE TRACKS “HUNGER” AND “CONFUSE” AS “UNKNOWN”)

2007.10.01 – CONFUSE APPEAR IN DOLL MAGAZINE NO. 242, KYUSHU PUNK HISTORY ARTICLE

2010.05.15 – PASSY AND MICCHAN (SIEG HEIL) DISCUSS CONFUSE IN MOBSPROOF MAGAZINE VOL. 5 (JAPAN)

2011.10.09 – ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF PASSY AND MICCHAN (SIEG HEIL) DISCUSS CONFUSE IN MOBSPROOF MAGAZINE VOL. 5 APPEARS IN MAXIMUM ROCKNROLL NO. 342

2012.??.?? – CONFUSE – NUCLEAR ADDICTS EP BOOTLEG (500 PRESSED, CLEAR RED, SOME ON RED/BLACK/WHITE SPLATTER) (U.S.A.)

2012.??.?? – CONFUSE – SPENDING LOUD NIGHT EP BOOTLEG EP (500 PRESSED, BLACK VINYL WHITE/BLUE LABELS) (U.S.A.)

2012.??.?? – CONFUSE - HATE WAR NO WAR FUCKIN' WAR LP BOOTLEG RELEASE (ITALY)

2012.08.16 – CONFUSE PHOTO APPEARS IN GENERAL SPEECH FANZINE VOL. 3

2013.02.?? – CONFUSE PHOTOS, AND PASSY INTERVIEW APPEAR IN MORE NOIZE FANZINE NO. 10, KYUSHU PUNK SPECIAL

2013.??.?? – FICTITIOUS LATHE 7” RECORD “VÓMITO Y DESTRUCCIÓN” 1989, FEATURING CONFUSE TRACK ADDED TO INTERNET RECORD ARCHIVE SITE WWW.DISCOGS.COM. (AN ATTEMPT TO PASS OFF A FICTITIOUS RECORD TO BE SOLD AS AN 80'S ORIGINAL??) (MEXICO)

2014.06.02 – SHIMOKITAZAWA KILLERS PUNK SHOP OFFICIAL CONFUSE T-SHIRT AND TOTE BAG RELEASE. (DESIGNS NUCLEAR ADDICTS, CONTEMPT FOR THE AUTHORITY AND TAKE OFF THE LIE, AND ATROCIOUS MADNESS 2500 YEN EACH) (INITIALLY BOOTLEGS FROM CZECH REPUBLIC, BUT WERE MADE OFFICIAL AFTER PASSY ASKED OTHER MEMBERS FOR APPROVAL)

2014.06.21 - SHIMOKITAZAWA KILLERS PUNK SHOP OFFICIAL CONFUSE T-SHIRT AND TOTE BAG REPRINT

2014.08.23 – SILKSCREENED A4 SIZE OFFICIAL CONFUSE POSTERS SOLD AT POGO 77 OLD PUNKS 激闘市街戦 2 DAYS GIG (15 PRINTED) (SAME SCREENS AS THE “CONTEMPT…” CZECH BOOTLEG T-SHIRT DESIGN)

2014.08.24 - SILKSCREENED A4 SIZE OFFICIAL CONFUSE POSTERS SOLD AT POGO 77 OLD PUNKS 激闘市街戦 2 DAYS GIG (15 PRINTED) (SAME SCREENS AS THE “CONTEMPT…” CZECH BOOTLEG T-SHIRT DESIGN)

2014.08.31 – OFFICIAL CONFUSE POSTER LEFTOVERS FROM POGO 77 OLD PUNKS 激闘市街戦 2 DAYS GIG SOLD AT SHIMOKITAZAWA KILLERS PUNK SHOP (SAME SCREENS AS THE “CONTEMPT…” CZECH BOOTLEG T-SHIRT DESIGN)

2017.01.30 – CONFUSE INTERVIEW, PHOTOS, LIVE GIG REVIEW AND HISTORY APPEAR IN GENERAL SPEECH FANZINE NO. 9 (U.S.A.)



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2015.02.01 - "2012.??.?? – Confuse - Hate War No War Fuckin' War LP Bootleg Release (Spain)" -- Corrected release country to ITALY

2015.02.01 - "2012.??.?? – Confuse – Nuclear Addicts EP Bootleg (500 Pressed, Clear Red, some on Red/black/white splatter)" -- Added Release Country USA

2015.02.01 - "2012.??.?? – Confuse – Spending Loud Night EP Bootleg EP (500 Pressed, black vinyl white/blue labels)" -- Added Release Country USA

2015.02.01 - "1992.08.?? – Last Live Gig, Unknown date or venue." -- Corrected Date and Venue to 1992.8.8 at Be-1. Thanks Akira Tozaki!

2015.02.02 - Added 1989.04.30, and 1989.07.30 gigs
 
2015.02.02 - Corrected info for "1986.11.23 – Live at 西新JA-JA CONTROL gig with Swankys, and Lydia Cats, and Craps" Craps did not play this gig, added Confuse line up info. Thanks to Hao!

2015.02.02 - Removed "1985.02.24 – Live at 徒楽夢 VIOLENT PARTY with Gess, Desperate Children, Kyousantou (Hiroshima)" temporarily as the date seems to be inaccurate, and non-confirm-able.

2015.02.16 - 1986.08.15 – Live at 徒楽夢 (Hakata Drum) VIOLENT PARTY 2 DAY GIG Added Line Up Information.

2015.02.16 - 1983.12.25 - Live Mad Xmas Gig Fukuoka Shimin Kaikan Shou Hall with Gai, Seig Heil, Shit, Aus, War Cry, No Cut, and Marian - Corrected date to 1983 as confirmed in Blue Jug Magazine #14.
 
2015.02.16 -
1985.02.25 – Live at Green Village (Control Gig Vol. 4) with Gai, Seig Heil, and No Cut- Corrected date to "25th" as documented on surviving gig ticket stub

2015.02.16 - Re-Added "1985.02.24 - Live at 西新JAJA (Violent Party Gig) with Gai, Gess, Gedon, No Cut, Derange, 共三党 (Kyousantou from Hiroshima)" as confirmed it has now been confirmed by Beatmaks Magazine

2015.02.16 - 
1984.11.04 – Live at LaLaLa (Hardened Cynical Bastard Gig. Vol 1) Added additional line up Info (Thanks Hao!)

2015.02.16 -
1984.12.09 – Live at LaLaLa (Hardened Cynical Bastard Gig Vol. 2) Added additional line up Info (Thanks Hao!)

2015.02.16 - 1986.10.19 - Live at Shout with Lydia Cats, Jokers, Curse, etc. Source Blue Jug Magazine #28

2015.02.16 - 1988.01.07 - Live at Yumekoubou (Punk Festival!) Added Member Info.

2016.01.01 - Added release day as 25th of each month to all Blue Jug Magazine appearance, source Blue Jug Magazine

2016.06.30 - "1984.06.25 - Confuse photo and Demo tape cover featured in "Punk in Kyushu" article in Doll Magazine No. 22" Added

2016.06.30 - "
1983.12.25 - Confuse distributed "Fuck Christmas" pamphlet..." Added

2016.06.30 - "
1986.0?.?? – Confuse Photo Appears in Blue Jug Magazine No. 27" - Added Release Date to 1986.07.25

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