1988
[Brian's presence at a BB show is noted *: his solo outings are in red font]
  January   6 - Salt Palace, Salt Lake City UT
12 - Orange Bowl, Miami FL [free concert]
16 - Hula Bowl, Aloha Stadium, Honolulu HI
17 - Scopus Awards Dinner, Beverly Hilton, Los Angeles CA
20 - Rock Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, Waldorf Astoria, New York NY* [1]
22 - Brian Wilson session: Hotter [Studio 55]
23 - Caesar's Palace, Atlantic City NJ [2 shows]
25 - American Music Awards, Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles CA*  [2]
late - Elton John session: Since God Invented Girls [Carl & Bruce bvs]
  February   1 - to 21 Brian Wilson sessions: Love & Mercy/Melt Away/Baby, Let Your Hair Grow
                Long/Little Children/There's So Many/Night Time [mixing - A & M]
  8 - Brian Wilson session: Hotter [Soundcastle]
19 - Caesar’s Palace, Lake Tahoe NV
20 - Caesar’s Palace, Lake Tahoe NV
21 - Caesar’s Palace, Lake Tahoe NV*
24 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV
25 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV
26 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV
27 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV
28 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV
29 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV
  March   4 - Kemper Open Women's Golf Tournament, Princeville, Kauai HI# (ESBB)
  5 - Kemper Open Women's Golf Tournament, Princeville, Kauai HI# (ESBB)
  6 - Kemper Open Women's Golf Tournament, Princeville, Kauai HI# (ESBB)
  7 - to 13 Brian Wilson sessions: Love & Mercy/Melt Away/Baby, Let Your Hair Grow
                Long/Little Children/There's So Many/Night Time [remixing - A&M] 
12 - Brian Wilson session: One For The Boys [Image Recorders]
14 - Brian Wilson session: Hotter [Ground Control]
15 - Brian Wilson session: One For The Boys [Image Recorders] [3]
16 - Brian Wilson session: One For The Boys [Image Recorders] [3]
17 - Brian Wilson session: One For The Boys [Image Recorders] [3]
18 - Brian Wilson session: One For The Boys [Image Recorders] [3]
21 - Brian Wilson session: Meet Me In My Dreams Tonight [Ground Control]
22 - single session: no title (Kokomo) [Sound Solution]
24 - Brian Wilson session: One For The Boys [Image Recorders] [3]
25 - Brian Wilson session: Rio Grande/Meet Me In My Dreams Tonight
       [Ground Control]
  April   5 - single session: no title (Kokomo) [Sound Solution]
  6 - single session: no title (Kokomo) [Sound Solution]
13 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV*
14 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV*
15 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV*
16 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV*
17 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV*
18 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV*
19 - Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas NV*
  May   5 - Brian Wilson session: Walking The Line [Image Recorders]
15 - Arlington Stadium, Arlington TX
20 - Mesa Amphitheater, Gilbert AZ
21 - Candlestick Park, San Francisco CA
21 - Pacific Ampitheater, Costa Mesa CA [w/Gallagher]
22 - Jack Murphy Stadium, San Diego CA [postgame]
27 - Chicago IL (private)
28 - Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati OH
28 - Cramton Bowl, Montgomery AL
29 - Atlanta Fulton County Stadium, Atlanta GA
29 - Starwood Amphitheater, Nashville TN [w/Miami Sound Machine]
30 - USF Soccer Stadium, Tampa FL [w/Miami Sound Machine]
30 - Mississippi Coast Coliseum, Biloxi MS [w/America]
?? - Trio session: Run, Don't Walk [studio unknown]
  June   1 - Von Braun Center, Huntsville AL
  1 - Oak Mountain Amphitheater, Birmingham AL
  2 - Civic Center, Augusta GA
  3 - Cardinal Stadium, Louisville KY
  4 - Mud Island, Memphis TN [2 shows - w/Southern Pacific]
  5 - Carrowinds Palladium, Charlotte NC
  5 - Kings Dominion, Doswell VA
  6 - Wilcomico Youth and Civic Center, Salisbury MD#
  8 - J Edgar Hoover Building, Washington DC (Benefit show for the F.B.I)
10 - Blossom Music Center, Cleveland OH
       [w/Roy Orbison and John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band]
11 - Blossom Music Center, Cleveland OH
11 - Pine Knob, Clarkston MI [John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band]
12 - Pine Knob, Clarkston MI [John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band] [2 shows]
13 - Valley Forge Music Fair, Devon PA
14 - Valley Forge Music Fair, Devon PA
15 - Columbus OH (abused childrens benefit)
17 - Great Woods Center, Mansfield MA [w/Roy Orbison]
18 - Old Orchard Beach Ballpark  ME
18 - Great Woods Center, Mansfield MA [w/Roy Orbison]
19 - U.S. Submarine Base Athletic Field, Groton CT
19 - Cambria War Memorial, Johnstown PA [w/Todd Hobin and The Heat]
22 - Walt Disney World, Orlando FL [4]
23 - Niagara Falls NY
24 - Tanglewood Festival, Lennox MA 
25 - Kingswood Music Theatre, Vaughn, ON, Canada [2 shows]
26 - Cheshire Fairgrounds, Keene NH
       [w/America, Three Dog Night, The Four Seasons and The Mamas and Papas]
26 - Yankee Stadium, New York NY
27 - Champlain Valley Fairgrounds, Essex Junction VT
28 - Forum, Montreal, Canada [w/Roy Orbison]
  July   1 - Love & Mercy/He Couldn't Get His Poor Ol' Body To Move Brian Wilson single
       released (Sire)
  1 - Toronto ON, Canada# (private)
  1 - Laurentian University, Sudbury ON [w/ Linden and Roy Orbison]
  2 - Waterloo Festival, Stanhope NJ
  2 - Civic Arena, Pittsburgh PA
  3 - Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson NJ
  3 - Bally’s Grandstand, Atlantic City NJ
  4 - Bally’s Grandstand, Atlantic City NJ
  4 - Walt Disney Fourth of July Special ABC TV
12 - Brian Wilson album released (Sire)
15 - Mackay Stadium, Reno NV [w/America and Three Dog Night]
16 - Fiddler’s Green, Denver CO
17 - Beaver Creek, Vail CO
17 - Civic Center, Scottsdale AZ
18 - Kokomo/(other artist B side) single released (Elektra)
19 - Sioux City Auditorium, Sioux City IA
19 - Bicentennial Center, Salina KS [w/Three Dog Night]
20 - Adam's Field House, University of Montana, Missoula MT
       [w/America and Three Dog Night]
20 - Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, Rapid City SD [w/America and Three Dog Night]
21 - Metra Arena, Billings MT [w/America and Three Dog Night]
21 - State Fair, Great Falls MT [w/America and Three Dog Night]
22 - Civic Center, Cheyenne WY
23 - Central Washington State Fairgrounds, Yakima WA [w/America and Three Dog Night]
23 - Civic Stadium, Portland OR
24 - Memorial Arena, Victoria BC, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
24 - Expo Theater, Vancouver BC, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
26 - Sportsplex, Lethbridge AB, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
27 - Edmonton AB, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
28 - Sask Place, Saskatoon SK, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
29 - Keystone Centre, Brandon MN, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
29 - Arena, Winnipeg MN, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
30 - North Dakota State Fair, Minot ND
30 - Pavilion, Detroit Lakes MN
31 - Hodag Amphitheater, Rhinelander WI [w/America and Three Dog Night]
31 - Lakeview Arena, Marquette MI#
  August   2 - Kearney NE 
  4 - Clearfield Fair, Clearfield PA
  5 - Erie PA
  5 - Stabler Theater, Bethlehem PA
  6 - Cleveland Stadium, Cleveland OH# (postgame)
  7 - Ionia Fair, Ionia MI
  7 - Poplar Creek, Chicago IL
  9 - Ohio State Fair, Columbus OH [2 shows]
11 - Ozark Mountain Amphitheatre, Springfield MO
12 - Sandstone, Bonner Springs KS
13 - Jackson County Fair, Jackson, MI#
13 - Illinois State Fair, Springfield IL
14 - Wisconsin State Fair, West Allis WI
14 - Old Glory Amphitheater, Six Flags Over Mid-America, Eureka MO [2 shows]
15 - Castle Farms Music Theatre, Charlevoix MI
17 - Rockland County Fair, Rockville NY
18 - Lake Compounce Festival Park, Bristol CT
18 - Jones Beach NY
19 - Jones Beach NY
20 - Pilot Field, Buffalo NY
20 - Walpac Inn, Walpac NJ
21 - Filene Center, Wolf Trap Farm Park, Vienna VA [2 shows]
22 - Garden State Arts Center, Holmdel NJ
23 - Garden State Arts Center, Holmdel NJ
24 - Landesdown Park, Ottawa, Canada [w/Three Dog Night and America]
25 - Late Show With David Letterman, NBC TV, New York NY
26 - Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis IN [2 shows]
27 - Minnesota State Fair, St Paul MN [w/Sawyer Brown - 2 shows]
28 - Rosenblatt Stadium, Omaha NE
28 - Iowa State Fair, Des Moines IA
28 - Today Show, NBC TV, New York NY
29 - Illinois State Fair, Du Quoin IL [w/Sawyer Brown]
31 - State Fair, Sedalia MO
  September   1 - Timber Wolf Amphitheatre, King’s Island OH
  1 - Metro Center, Rockford IL [w/Billy's Truckers]
  2 - New York State Fair, Syracuse NY
  3 - Saratoga Performing Arts Center NY [w/Greg Allman]
  3 - Canfield Fair, Canfield OH
  4 - Quonset Point Naval Base, Providence, RI [w/Beaver Brown Band and Roomful]
  4 - Finger Lakes Performing Arts Center, Canandaigua NY
  5 - Bradner Stadium, Olean NY
  7 - Hampton Bays Day Festival, Hampton Bay VA
  7 - Good Morning America, ABC TV, New York NY
  9 - Expocentre, Topeka KS
10 - McNichols Arena, Denver CO [2 shows] (private)
17 - Puyallup Fair, Seattle [2 shows - w/Three Dog Night]
18 - Puyallup Fair, Seattle [w/Three Dog Night]
22 - New Mexico State Fair, Tingley Coliseum, Albuquerque NM#
23 - One Life To Live ABC TV show [5]
23 - Cal Expo Ampitheatre, Sacramento CA
24 - Beach Boys STOMP Convention, Greenford, England [6]
24 - Great American, Santa Clara CA
25 - Great American, Santa Clara CA
  October   1 - Ibiza 92 festival, Ibiza, Spain [7]
  1 - Stargate 88, Jaycee Park, Wichita Falls TX [w/The Fabulous Thunderbirds]
  1 - Bramlage Coliseum, Kansas State College, Manhattan KS
  6 - Memorial Coliseum, Jacksonville FL
  7 - Marine Center, Miami FL
  8 - Nassau, The Bahamas (private)
  9 - Boscobel Beach Hotel, Kingston, Jamaica  [w/The Fabulous Thunderbirds] [8]
16 - La Canada Country Club, Tucson AZ# [w/The Marshall Tucker Band and The Jets]
       (benefit for Project Teach)
19 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NV
20 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NV
21 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NV
22 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NV
23 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NV
24 - Caesars Palace, Las Vegas NV
28 - Caesar’s Tahoe, Lake Tahoe NV
29 - Caesar’s Tahoe, Lake Tahoe NV
30 - Caesar’s Tahoe, Lake Tahoe NV
  November   5 - Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles CA* [9]
  6 - Arizona State Fair, Phoenix AZ
18 - Full House ABC TV show
  December
 
  2 - Palladium, New York NY [10]
  3 - Pulsations, Glen Mills PA# (Benefit show for St. Vincent’s Children’s Home)
  3 - NAS tribute show, Wiltern Theatre, Los Angeles CA [11]
  5 - Warner Theatre, Washington DC
  9 - Hartford Civic Center, Hartford CT
10 - Patriot Center, Washington DC (private party)
20 - Continental Airlines Christmas party, Effingham Park Hotel, Copthorne, West Sussex,
        England [12]
x
1
  Mike makes his now-infamous acceptance speech. It's on YouTube.
2
  The band recieve the AMA Order of Merit, the first group so honoured. Mike wears a
  construction workers helmet, just in case.
3
  There are logged as 'Fairlight' sessions, presumably to fix Brian's vocals.
4
  Taping for the Disney 4th of July special: they performed "Kokomo", and "Wipe Out"
  with The Fat Boys.
5
  Mike, Alan, Bruce & Jeff appeared on this daytime soap opera to perform "Kokomo"
6
  During his surprise appearence, Brian sang "Surfer Girl", "Night Time" & "Love & 
  Mercy": 350 fans went bananas. We're talking bat-shit mental, here.
7
  Brian mimed "Love & Mercy" & "Night Time".
8
  A promotional tie-in with the Cocktail movie.
9
  Filmed for the 'Full House' episode aired November 18th.
10
  Alan was absent from this show, reason unknown.
11
  Brian sang "God Only Knows", "Love And Mercy" and a new song, "I Sleep Alone".
12
  Mike only, with ad-hoc band that included Adrian Baker & Jeff Foskett.