Events

Last update Wednesday October 17th, 2018
(Updates are flagged in bright red...)

Events in NYC? Check Pollstar, NY Waste, Brooklynvegan, and New Goth City

Events in Philadelphia? Check Phillygoth, R5 Productions, The Sociable Witch, and Pollstar

OCTOBER 2018:

Wednesday October 17th:
  • Nine Inch Nails/The Jesus and Mary Chain/Daniel Avery, at Kings Theater (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Hospital Productions Halloween Party, at Nothing Changes night, in Saint Vitus (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Thursday October 18th:
  • The Damned/Radkey/The Darts, at Irving Plaza (NYC)
  • Pinheads (Ramones tribute), at The Tusk (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Friday October 19th:
  • The Damned/Radkey/The Darts, at Stone Pony (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Psychedelic Furs, at The Count Basie Center for the Performing Arts (Red Bank, NJ)
  • Chvrches/Lo Moon, at Electric Factory (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Karaoke Gung Show (Halloween edition), at Trocadero's Balcony Bar (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Diva Burlesque, at QXT's (Newark, NJ)
  • (new) The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) and The Old Dark House (1932), at Loew's Jersey Theatre (Jersey City, NJ)
  • Morbid Curiousities Poe Walk, at Riverview Cemetery (Trenton, NJ)
  • Soul Crawl - Haunted Halloween History (7pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Psycho 78/The Ramoms/Kandi Jones, at Root Down Brewing Company (Phoenixville, PA)
  • Theatre Bizarre (Detroit, MI)
  • Saturday October 20th:
  • The Ghost of Uncle Joe's, at Harsimus Cemetery (Jersey City, NJ)
  • The Rain Within, at QXT's (Newark, NJ)
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), at Loew's Jersey Theatre (Jersey City, NJ)
  • Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market (day one), at Roebling Wire Works (Trenton, NJ)
  • Morbid Curiousities Poe Walk, at Riverview Cemetery (Trenton, NJ)
  • Haunted Carousel Halloween Party, at Asbury Park Boardwalk Carousel (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Lovelorn/Don Devore/Russian Baths/Korine, at PhilaMOCA (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Screamin' Rebel Angels/The Rectors/Shy Boyz, at The Barbary (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Twisty Cats (early show), at Ortlieb's (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Soul Crawl - Haunted Halloween History (7pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Psychedelic Furs, at Saint George Theatre (Staten Island, NY)
  • Garbage, at Capitol Theatre (Port Chester, NY)
  • Dark Angels Burlesque Tassle-Con, at Bar XIII (Wilmington, DE)
  • Theatre Bizarre (Detroit, MI)
  • Sunday October 21st:
  • The Damned/Radkey/The Darts, at The Theatre of Living Arts (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market (day two), at Roebling Wire Works (Trenton, NJ)
  • (new date) Say Anything (with John Cusack), at Count Basie Center for the Arts (Red Bank, NJ)
  • Stabbing Westward/Gathering After Ashes/Dead Fish Handshake/The Clay People, at Starland Ballroom (Sayreville, NJ)
  • Monday October 22nd:
  • Johnny Marr, at Theatre of Living Arts (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Tuesday October 23rd:
  • Science After Hours - Wizard School, at The Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Psychedelic Furs, at Ridgefield Playhouse (Ridgefield, CT)
  • Wednesday October 24th:
  • The Church, at World Cafe Live (Philadelphia, PA)
  • She Wants Revenge/Mykki Blanco, at Irving Plaza (NYC)
  • Breeders, at The Stone Pony (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Annex, at Nothing Changes night, in Saint Vitus (Brooklyn, NY)
  • (new) Nosferatu (with live accompaniment), at Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas (Bethlehem, PA)
  • Thursday October 25th:
  • Michael Gira and Norman Westberg, at Warsaw (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Garbage, at The Filmore (Philadelphia, PA)
  • The Dickies/Metalleg, at The Bowery Electric (NYC)
  • The Church, at City Winery (NYC)
  • Amelia Arsenic, at Bar XIII (Wilmington, DE)
  • Friday October 26th:
  • Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds/Cigarettes After Sex, at Barclays Center (Brooklyn, NY)
  • The Church, at City Winery (NYC)
  • Bile/Amelia Arsenic, at the Stimulate Halloween Demon Ball, in DROM (NYC)
  • The Dickies/New York Junk/The Trash Bags, at The Bowery Electric (NYC)
  • Chiller Theater Expo (day one), at Hilton Parsippany (Parsippany, NJ)
  • She Wants Revenge/Mykki Blanco, at House of Independents (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, at Union County Performing Arts Center (Rahway, NJ)
  • Garbage, at Borgata (Atlantic City, NJ)
  • Motor Social Spooktacular Car Show (day one), at The Showboat (Atlantic City, NJ)
  • Acid Dad/Dentist/Alpha Rabbit/Tide Bends, at Joe's Mill Hill Basement (Trenton, NJ)
  • Christian Death, at Randy Now's Man Cave (Bordentown, NJ)
  • 14th Annual Gravediggers' Ball, at The Masonic Temple (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Descendents, at Playstation Theater (NYC)
  • Scream (1996) and Scream 2 (1997), at The Mahoning Drive-In Theater (Lehighton, PA)
  • Saturday October 27th:
  • Christian Death, at Brighton Bar (Long Branch, NJ)
  • Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, at Count Basie Center for the Arts (Red Bank, NJ)
  • QXT annaul Halloween Party, at QXT's (Newark, NJ)
  • Young Frankenstein Nite (Movie & Masquerade Party), at Loew's Jersey Theatre (Jersey City, NJ)
  • Garbage, at King Theatre (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Halloween A Go-Go, at Sideshows by the Seashore (Coney Island, NY)
  • The Dickies/Wyldlife/The Battery Electric/High and Tight, at Coney Island Baby (NYC)
  • Chiller Theater Expo (day two), at Hilton Parsippany (Parsippany, NJ)
  • The Dead Milkmen, at Theater of Living Arts (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Philadelphia Punk Rock Flea Market (day one), at 23rd Street Armory (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Guerilla Toss/Olivia Neutron-John/Evil Sword, at Johnny Brenda's (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Convention Hell (Halloween concert), at Convention Hall (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Psychedelic Furs, at Scottish Rite Auditorium (Collingswood, NJ)
  • Annual Zombie Walk and Monster Bash (Smithville, NJ)
  • Motor Social Spooktacular Car Show (day two), at The Showboat (Atlantic City, NJ)
  • Red Rover Burlesque, at John and Peter's (New Hope, PA)
  • Dentist/Sonic Blume, at The Chubby Pickle (Highlands, NJ)
  • (new) Violent Femmes, at Harrah's (Philadelphia, PA)
  • The Craft (1996) and I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997), at The Mahoning Drive-In Theater (Lehighton, PA)
  • Sunday October 28th:
  • Halloween Picnic and Parade (1pm), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Philadelphia Punk Rock Flea Market (day two), at 23rd Street Armory (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Bass Drum of Death, at Johnny Brenda's (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Chiller Theater Expo (day three), at Hilton Parsippany (Parsippany, NJ)
  • Motor Social Spooktacular Car Show (day three), at The Showboat (Atlantic City, NJ)
  • Psychedelic Furs, at Penn's Peak (Jim Thorpe, PA)
  • (new) Violent Femmes, at Brooklyn Steel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Tuesday October 30th:
  • Sally Can't Dance (a tribute to The Cramps), at Bowery Electric (NYC)
  • Death Valley Girls/Gymshorts, at Kung Fu Necktie (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Psychedelic Furs, at Bergen Performing Arts Center (Englewood, NJ)
  • Oddly Departed - Michief Night Mysteries (6pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Wednesday October 31st:
  • Clan of Xymox/Ego Likeness, at Dracula's Ball, in The Trocadero (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Drab Majesty/Xeno & Oaklander, at the Bound Live Halloween Party, in Villain (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Christian Death/Pawns/Sadist/Devil Master/Blu Anxxiety, at Brooklyn Bazaar (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Azar Swan, at Nothing Changes night, in Saint Vitus (Brooklyn, NY)
  • GWAR, at Irving Plaza (NYC)
  • Deafheaven/Diiv, at White Eagle Hall (Jersey City, NJ)


  • NOVEMBER 2018:

    Thursday November 1st:
  • The Twilight Sad, at Elsewhere (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Christian Death, at Kung Fu Necktie (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Death Valley Girls/Gymshorts, at Mercury Lounge (NYC)
  • Korine, at H0L0 (Queens, NY)
  • Psychedelic Furs, at Mayo Performing Arts Center (Morristown, NJ)
  • (new) Dark Party - Day of the Dead, at Bar XIII (Wilmington, DE)
  • Clan of Xymox, at Ottobar (Baltimore, MD)
  • Friday November 2nd:
  • Christian Death/Robby Bloodshed/Chmcl Str8jckt, at Dingbatz (Clifton, NJ)
  • Whiskey Tango Sideshow (with Murray Hill and Angie Pontani). at Roxy and Dukes Rockabilly Roadhouse (Dunellen, NJ)
  • The Twilight Sad/Strange Parts, at Boot & Saddle (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Korine, at A Black Celebration night, in Ruba Club (Philadelphia, PA)
  • (new) Koffin Kats/American Speedway/Silverhounds, at Trocadero's Balcony Bar (Philadelphia, PA)
  • The Sons & Heirs (Smiths & Morrissey tribute) / Masters & Servants (Depeche Mode tribute), at The Bell House (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Saturday November 3rd:
  • Strvngers/Aeon Rings, at QXT's (Newark, NJ)
  • Eraserhood Forever 2018, at PhilaMOCA (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Crooked Cronies (1pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • (new) Spellbound night, at Voltage Lounge (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Powerage (AC/DC tribute) / Paradise Rose (Guns 'n' Roses tribute), at Roxy and Dukes Rockabilly Roadhouse (Dunellen, NJ)
  • Art All Day Trenton 2018, at Artworks (Trenton, NJ)
  • Sunday November 4th:
  • Mesmerizing Monuments (1pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Tuesday November 6th:
  • Thurston Moore, at Ruba Club (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Thursday November 8th:
  • Cliff and Ivy / Gothic Lizard / Disorder (Joy Division tribute), at The Brighton Bar (Long Branch, NJ)
  • Friday November 9th:
  • Gigantic (Pixies tribute) / There There (Radiohead tribute), at Knitting Factory (Brooklyn, NY)
  • RWB (Ramones tribue), at Maguire's Pub (Woodside, NY)
  • Saturday November 10th:
  • 12th All Era Melody Reunion Party, at The Saint (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • 3rd Annual Homebrew Contest (with live music by The Kickbacks and The Ultra Kings), At Weyerbacher Brewing (Easton, PA)
  • Sunday November 11th:
  • GayC/DC, at The Foundry (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Friday November 16th:
  • Velvet Acid Christ/Distorted Retrospect, at Bar XIII (Wilmington, DE)
  • Saturday November 17th:
  • Diabolique Ball 22 - Dystopian Deviance, at Ruba Club (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Velvet Acid Christ, at Blackthorn 51 (Queens, NY)
  • 2nd Annual Krampus Bazaar, at White Hill Mansion (Fieldsboro, NJ)
  • Epitaphs & Grave Writings (1pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Sunday November 18th:
  • Pixies, at Brooklyn Steel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Monday November 19th:
  • Pixies, at Brooklyn Steel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Tuesday November 20th:
  • Pixies, at Brooklyn Steel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Wednesday November 21st:
  • Echo and The Bunnymen/Enation, at Town Hall Theatre (NYC)
  • Aldo's reunion, at FM340 (Jersey City, NJ)
  • (new) Suburban Living/Korine/Arch of Love, at Ortlieb's (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Friday November 23rd:
  • VNV Nation / De/Vision / Holygram, at Union Transfer (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Reel Big Fish/The Pietasters/Ballyhoo/We Are The Union/Psychotic Submarines/Backyard Superheroes, at Starland Ballroom (Sayreville, NJ)
  • Trenton Makeage/The Cryptkeeper Five/Pissed, at Joe's Millhill (Trenton, NJ)
  • Saturday November 24th:
  • VNV Nation / De/Vision / Holygram, at Irving Plaza (NYC)
  • Bendelacreme's Infernal A-Go-Go, at Trocadero (Philadelphia, PA)
  • The Brian Setzer Orchestra, at Academy of Music (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Joe Bob Briggs presents: How Rednecks Saved Hollywood, at PhilaMOCA (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Lower Wolves (REM tribute) / Gigantic (Pixies tribute) / Re Du, at Boot & Saddle (Philadelphia, PA)
  • The Freaky Mutant Weirdo Variety Show, at Roxy and Dukes Rockabilly Roadhouse (Dunellen, NJ)
  • Soft Kill/Trashlight, at Market Hotel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Sunday November 25th:
  • The Brian Setzer Orchestra, at Count Basie Center for the Arts (Red Bank, NJ)
  • Tuesday November 27th:
  • Science After Hours - Friendsgiving, at The Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Wednesday November 28th:
  • The Brian Setzer Orchestra, at Bergen PAC (Englewood, NJ)
  • Friday November 30th:
  • (new) Public Memory/Devon Church/Reduction Plan, at Alphaville (Brooklyn, NY)


  • DECEMBER 2018:

    Saturday December 1st:
  • Anything Box/Korine, at QXT's (Newark, NJ)
  • Footprints of Angels (1pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Tuesday December 4th:
  • (new) Alex Meixner Band, at Asbury Festhalle (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Thursday December 6th:
  • Ministry/Carpenter Brut/Igorrr, at Irving Plaza (NYC)
  • Friday December 7th:
  • Ministry/Carpenter Brut/Igorrr, at Irving Plaza (NYC)
  • Reverend Horton Heat/Junior Brown/The Blasters/Big Sandy, at Sony Hall (NYC)
  • A Black Celebration night, at Ruba Club (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Saturday December 8th:
  • Ministry/Carpenter Brut/Igorrr, at Electric Factory (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market, at Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company (Croydon, PA)
  • Reverend Horton Heat/Junior Brown/The Blasters/Big Sandy, at The Stone Pony (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Hospital Fest 2018 (early and late shows), at Knockdown Center (Queens, NY)
  • Monday December 10th:
  • Robert Gordon, at The Iridium (NYC)
  • Friday December 14th:
  • Reverend Horton Heat/Junior Brown/The Blasters/Big Sandy, at Underground Arts (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Saturday December 15th:
  • The Dead Milkmen, at Irving Plaza (NYC)
  • The Language of Mourning (1pm tour), at Laurel Hill Cemetery (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Tuesday December 18th:
  • Science After Hours - Holiday Bizarre, at The Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Friday December 21st:
  • Marky Ramone's Holidaay Blitzkrieg, at Gramercy Theatre (NYC)
  • Saturday December 22nd:
  • Doc Rotten, at Randy Now's Man Cave (Bordentown, NJ)
  • Saturday December 29th:
  • Asbury Park Punk Rock Flea Market, at Convention Hall (Asbury Park, NJ)


  • JANUARY 2019:

    Thursday January 17th:
  • The Soft Moon/Hide/Lingua Ignota, at Warsaw (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Friday January 18th:
  • The Soft Moon/Hide/Lingua Ignota, at Johnny Brenda's (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Friday January 25th:
  • Robert Gordon, at Wonder Bar (Asbury Park, NJ)
  • Saturday January 26th:
  • Sickidz/The Pits, at Midnite Monster Hop's Lux Lives event, in Otto's Shrunken Head (NYC)
  • Tuesday January 29th:
  • Robert Gordon, at Kung Fu Necktie (Philadelphia, PA)


  • FEBRUARY 2019:

    Saturday February 16th:
  • Interpol/Car Seat Headrest/Snail Mail, at Madison Square Garden (NYC)
  • Friday February 22nd:
  • Agent Orange/The Last Gang, at Kung Fu Necktie (Philadelphia, PA)


  • MARCH 2019:

    Friday March 15th:
  • And One, at Stimulate night (NYC)
  • Saturday March 16th:
  • And One, at Dracula's Ball, in The Trocadero (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Friday March 29th:
  • Dark Side of the Con (day one), at The Sheraton (Parsippany, NJ)
  • Saturday March 30th:
  • Dark Side of the Con (day two), at The Sheraton (Parsippany, NJ)
  • Sunday March 31st:
  • Dark Side of the Con (day three), at The Sheraton (Parsippany, NJ)