Useless Christ Fest 15

This upcoming is the annual Metal festival Useless Christ Fest. This fest features a mix of Death Metal, Slam, and other Brutal Death Metal bands from North American and around the world. The festival is two days and will be taking place at Saint Vitus Bar in Brooklyn, New York. For everyone who is going have a great time and enjoy yourself.

Day One Friday September 30th

Thanatology, Immortal Suffering, Organ Dealer, Cranial Engorgement, Bloodscribe, Pink Mass, Nephrectomy, Neroptic Engorgement, Psychotic Defilement.

Day Two Saturday October 1st

Gorgasm, Rectal Smegma, Nerotic Disgorement, Corde Hoarder, Vomit Stain, Lethal Entity, Chained To The Dead, The Machinist, Throne of Botis.

Useless Christ Fest 15

Upcoming Shows 9/30/16-10/6/16

Here’s another week of shows I would like you to check out. Please note that these shows are the Tri-State era.

September 30th

  1. Upstate Concert Hall- Life of Agony, Stigmata, Brick By Brick.
  2. Brooklyn Bazaar- Self Defense Family, Jesus Piece, Pawns Glory.
  3. AMH- Carbomb, Carcosa, Become One, Worm Hazard.
  4. Williams Town Hall- Dissent, Iron Price, Year of The Knife, Tourniquet, Vicious Embrace, Garland Greene, Guttersnipe.
  5. Dingbatz- Existence, Float Face Down, Hounds, Meth Mouth, Mercy Blow, Misgiver.
  6. Irving Plaza- Taking Back Sunday, You Blew It!
  7. Webster Hall- The Growlers.
  8. Starland Ballroom- Bad Religion, Against Me!, Dave Hause
  9. Warsaw- Russian Circles, Helms Alee.
  10. Shea Stadium- Bellows, Sharpless, Sitcome, Paper Bee.
  11. Brighton Bar- The Vibrators, The X-Men, Cyclone Static, Sometimes The Devil.
  12. Rodrigue’s Coffee House- Free Cake For Every Creature, Diet Cig, Ian Sweetm Slowref.
  13. Cake Shop- Mikey Erg, Weed Hounds, Unwelcome Guests, Adult Magic.

October 1st

  1. The Paramount- Bad Religion, Against Me!, Dave Hause.
  2. AMH- The Backup Plan, The John Stamos Project, Adult Magic, The Conflicted.
  3. Cop Frat- Dirt Pope, Night Fear, Westpoint, Maniac, Blame God, Seeing Red, Dream Team, Paleman, Craves, Chipped Teeth, Multiple Birds Strikes.
  4. Irving Plaza- The Buzzcocks, Residuels.
  5. Webster Hall- The Dear Hunter, Eisley, Gavin Castleton.
  6. Starland Ballroom- E Town Concrete, Candiria, All Out War, Hounds, Negative Sky.
  7. The Meatlocker- Dutchguts, Supersnake, Bigg Butt.
  8. Union Pool- Eternal Champion, Sumerlands, Crypt Sermon, Chain.
  9. The Space- This Wild Life, Have Mercy, Movements.
  10. The Bowery Electric- The Vibrators, The So So Glos, Swampbots.
  11. Brighton Bar- Speak Low if You Speak Love, Homesafe, Let It Happen.
  12. The Silent Barn- Peaer, Adult Mom, Doubles, Yours Are The Only Ears.
  13. Aviv- Huasipungo, Los Bangalitos, Bomb Scare, Namatay Sa Inguy.
  14. Aviv- Mommy, Vanity, Urochromes.

October 2nd

  1. AMH- The Backup Plan, Strong Point, Gabriel, Jukai.
  2. The Paramount- Violent Femmes.
  3. Aviv- Clean Girls, Utlor, Lucid Terror, Dlor A Muerte.
  4. Alphaville- Opposite Sex, Pill, Heaven’s Gate.

October 3rd

  1. Irving Plaza- Bad Religon, Against Me!, Dave Hause.
  2. Market Hotel- Pity Sex, Eskimeaux, T-Rextasy.
  3. AMH- Speak Low IF You Speak Love, Homesafe, Let It Happen, Shorebreak, Makeshift.

October 4th

  1. Irving Plaza- Bad Religion, Against Me!, Dave Hause.
  2. The Studio at Webster Hall- This Wild Life, Have Mercy, Movements.
  3. Music Hall of Williamsburg- Diarrhea Planet, Western Medication.
  4. Revolution Music Hall- Taking Back Sunday, You Blew It!.
  5. Playstation Theater- Nena.

October 5th

  1. Shea Stadium- Ovlov, Caddy Whompus, Donovan Wolfington, Jackal Onasis.
  2. Brooklyn Bowl- Built To Spill, Hop Along, Alex G.
  3. Saint Vitus Bar- Ringworm, Exalt, Noisem.
  4. Don Pedro- King Django, Duppies, The Pandemics, Wake The Town.
  5. AMH- The Cryptics, Edison’s Men, D’prana, Hello Cruel World.

October 6th

  1. AMH- Special Guests, Kills and Thrills, Survivor’s Guilt, Whittled Down.
  2. The Gramercy Theatre- The Selector.
  3. The Bowery Ballroom-Diarrhea Planet, Western Medication, White Rope.
  4. LDS Center- Speedy Ortiz.
  5. The Meatlocker- Gadget, Noisem, Vermin Womb, Organ Dealer, Ground, Triple Cripple.
  6. The Space- Donovan Wolfington, Caddy Whompus, Ovlov, Jamie Loftus, Sellway, Glambat.
  7. Baby’s All Right- Japanese Breakfast, Emily Rea, Sharpless.
  8. Cannon’s Blackthorn- Titus Andronicus, Happiness.
Upcoming Shows 9/30/16-10/6/16

Gonerfest 13

This upcoming weekend is the annual Indie fest Gonerfest. Gonerfest is a four day that takes place at Multiple venues in Memphis, TN. The record label Goner Records puts together this festival ever year with bands all across North America and the world. The fest starts on Thursday and ends Sunday. For everyone who is going have a great time and enjoy yourself.

Thursday Day One September 29th

Cooper Young Gazebo: Nots

Hi Tone: Reigning Sound, Fred & Toody, Useless Eater, Counter Intuits, Chook Race, Hash Redactor.

Friday Day Two September 30th 

Memphis Made: Pity, Trampoline, Kool 100s, LSDOGS.

Hi Tone: Black Lips, Blind Shake, Buck Biloxi, Power, Aquarian Blood, Opposite Sex.

Saturday Day Three October 1st 

Murphy’s (Inside): Bloody Show, Zerodent, Archie & The Bunkers, Bloodbags, Causal Burn.

Murphy’s (Outside): Spray Paint, The World, Oh Boland, Iron Head, Fire Retarded.

Hi Tone: Congo  & The Pink Monkey Birds, Midnight Snaxxx, Control Freaks, Bloodshot Bill, Sick Thoughts, Couteau Latex.

Sunday Day Four October 2nd 

Cooper: Young Gazebo: Rev. John Wilkins.

Gonerfest 13

East Coast Tsunami 2016

This Saturday is the annual Hardcore festival East Coast Tsunami. This festival takes place in Reading, PA at the venue Reverb. This is a one day only fest. This year line features a lot of Heavy Hardcore bands. If you going have a great time and enjoy yourself.


No Warning

Bury Your Dead

Wisdom in Chains

Sheer Terror

Lionheart (Final Easr Coast Show)

All Out War

Strength For a Reason

First Blood

Billy Club Sandwich



Laid 2 Rest

Brick By Brick

Absolute Suffering


Ante Up

Dead on The Streets


Navigating The Decline


East Coast Tsunami 2016

Upcoming Shows 9/23/16/9/29/16

Here’s another week of upcoming shows I would like you to check out. Please note that these shows are in the Tri-State Area.

September 23rd

  1. AMH- Crowbar, This LIfe We Live, Diesel, Death Metal Pope, Carcosa.
  2. Mexicali Live- Suburban Scum, Maximum Penalty, The Banner, Jagged Visions, Steel Nation, Laid 2 Rest, Jukai, Threat 2 Society.
  3. Webster Hall- Peter Hook & The Lights.
  4. Terminal 5- The Kills, LA Witch.
  5. Kings Theater- Explosions in the Sky, Destroyer.
  6. The Studio at Webster Hall- The Maine.
  7. Saint Vitus Bar- Black Table, Bleak, Sunrot, Foehammer, Chepans.
  8. Sunnyvale Brooklyn- Funebrum, Pissgrave, Toxicology.
  9. Cianfano’s Bar- Scary Stories, Circadian Lapse, Out Live Death.

September 24th

  1. Music Hall of Williamsburg- Julien Baker, Allison Crutchfield and The Fizz, Graying.
  2. AMH- The Nihilistics, Two Man Advantage, Splinter Face, Dukey Dukeborns Blizzard of Puke, Not Saved, Worms Meat.
  3. Aviv- Signals Midwest, Timeshares, Plainclothes, Cold Wrecks.
  4. Mr. Beery- Sister Kisser, Unwelcome Guests, Greensleep, Tripfiles.
  5. Brookyln Bazaar- Ted Leo, The Britany, Big Huge, The Regrets.
  6. Blackthorn 51- Agnostic Front, Apparititon, Decimate The Living, We All Die, On Point, Cherry Pop, Scarboro.
  7. Market Hotel- LVL Up, Ovlov, Forth Wanderers, Vagabon.
  8. Mercury Lounge- The Fuzz, Family Fun.
  9. Marlin Room at Webster Hall- I The Mighty, Dayshell, Artifex Pereo, Picturesque.
  10. Shea Stadium- Tournament, Dino Boys, The Tough Shits, Bob Man.
  11. Aviv- Rebelmatic, Bars, Headless Elvis, Fear is Dead.
  12. Our Lady of Perpetual Hope- Teenage Halloween, A Deer A Horse, Clan Jam, gobbingr, The Young Rochelles.
  13. Cianfano’s Bar- Bleak, Furnace Head, Glare, Ubasute, Polyphony.
  14. Don Pedro- Bombscare, Winter Nights, Sycariary, Hack, Haagenti, Mad Diesel, Ferrett, Trez Muertoz, Total Waste, Ah Guevo.

September 25th

  1. The Brighton Bar- Agnostic Front, Choke Artist, Mom Fight, Sunny Bans, Point Blank NYHC.
  2. 89 North- The Muckrakers, Reluctant Mortem, Vigil Antics, This Crooked Home,  The Nightmare Police, The Target Audience.

September 26th

  1. Saint Vitus Bar- Crowbar, White Widows Pact, Godmaker.
  2. Looney Tunes- Jimmy Eat World.

September 27th

  1. Rough Trade NYC- Beach Slang.
  2. Rough Trade NYC- Beach Slang, Mr. Shankly and The Franklys.
  3. Marlin Room at Webster Hall- One Eyed Doll, Open Your Eyes, Echo Black, Candy Brain.
  4. The Meatlocker- Tinetupzzz, Chiorobo, Jesse Etc, Bars.
  5. Market Hotel- Jeff The Brotherhood, Music Band, Stayed Eyed.

September 28th

  1. Starland Ballroom- Green Day, All Dogs.
  2. BAR- LVL Up, Pupppy, Spit-Take.
  3. Market Hotel- Bear Vs Shark.

September 29th

  1. Irving Plaza- Taking Back Sunday, You Blew It.
  2. Sinclairs Pub- The Vibrators, Skeevotz, Too Many Voices, The Loose Lips.
  3. The Silent Barn- All Dogs, Mannequin Pussy, Outer Spaces, Katie Ellen.
  4. Alphaville- Pollen, Razorheads, Suburersve Rite.
  5. Music Hall of Williamsburg- The Growlers.
  6. Sunnyvale Brooklyn- Menace, The Clap, Drunken Rampage.
  7. 73 See Gallery & Design Studio- Ceschi Ramoes, Moodie Black, Teenage Halloween, The Hills and The Rivers, Whiner, Offkey Lifestyle.
  8. Market Hotel- Health, YVETTE, Dreamcrusher.
Upcoming Shows 9/23/16/9/29/16

Hope For Shelter 2

This weekend is the second annual Hardcore festival Hope For Shelter. This is a two day festival that takes place in Texas. The festival is located in San Antonio at the venue The Korova. The festival offers some of the best Hardcore bands from the South, Midwest, and Texas. There are a lot of great band on this lineup and if you are going have a great time.


Will To Leave, Bind, Beg For Life, Pulled Under, Survival Method, Judiciary, Snakewar, Hardside, Iron Born, Fight Pretty, Safe and Sound, Lowered A.D., Barbarian, Heavens Die, Lesser Degree, Omerta, Sledge, Dismal Dream, Full Measures, Shadow of Doubt, Mourned, New Methods, Inrage, Ramses, Empires, Death Trap, Liar’s Tongue, Seeing Red, Afraid of Life, Terminal Nation, Shame, Lower Depths, Creeping Death, Scorn, Keyhole, Life Cycles.

Hope For Shelter 2

Riot Fest 2016 Chicago

This upcoming weekend is the annual festival Riot Fest. This is a three day festival that is mostly Rock music but also has some Hip Hop acts. This is taking place at Douglas Park in Chicago. Every year this festival has a solid lineup and this year the original lineup of the Misfits reunited to play. I will be attending this festival for the first time. For everyone who is going have a great time and enjoy yourself.

September 16th Day One 

The Flaming Lips, Ween, Julian Marley, The Specials, Jimmy Eat World, NOFX, Refused, Pierce The Veil, All Time Low, Glassjaw, Pepper, Meat Puppets, Dan Deacon, GWAR, Set Your Goals, Neck Deep, Highly Suspect, Fu Manchu, Girls Against Boys, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Tigers Jaw, Basement, Touche Amore, Diarrhea Planet, Big D & The Kids Table, Citizen, Turnover, Violent Soho, Off With Their Heads, Holy White Hounds, Laura Stevenson, Somos, 3Teeth, The Wams, Jule Vera, Worries, Eskimeaux, The Far East, Bad Cop/Bad Cop.

September 17th Day Two 

Morrissey, Death Cab For Cutie, Social Distortion, Brand New, Fitz & The Tantrums, Descendents, Motion City Soundtrack, The Hives, Bob Mould, The Hold Steady, Method Man & Redman, GZA, Smoking Popes, The Vandals, Fucked Up, I The Mighty, The Toasters, Hippo Campus, Balance & Composure, People Under The Stairs, White Lung, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas, Dee-1, Brick + Mortor, Night Riots, Plauge Vendor, Microwave, Death Spells, Deal’s Gone Bad, Black Foxes, The Walters, Nots, Donna Missal, Tasha The Amazon, BlackBox, High Wasited, Summer Cannibals, Partner, Kitten Forever, Sleepy Kitty, School of Rock.

September 18th Day Three 

The Misfits, Rob Zombie, Sleater-Kinney, Deftones, Bad Religion, Underoath, Thursday, Jake Bugg, Death Grips, The Julie Ruin, Chevy Metal, Me First & The Gimme Gimmes, Tiger Army, GZA, The Wonder Years, Dee Snider, Andrew W.K., Leftover Crack, Billy Talent, The Falcon, Juliette Lewis & The Licks, Frnkiero and The Patience, The Bronx, Pouya, Swingin Utters, Denzel Curry, Bleached, Tancred, Creeper, Marina City, SYD Aurther, The Dirty Nil, The So So Glos, Big Ups, All Dogs, War on Women, Hard Girls, A Will Away, Can’t Swim, With Our Arms To The Sun, The Gallows Walkers, School of Rock.

Pre Shows and After Shows

Wednesday September 14

Cobra Lounge: Agent Orange, Counterpunch, The Braver Days.

Thursdays September 15th 

Concord Music Hall: The Specials, The Far East.

Friday September 16th 

Cobra Lounge: The Dillinger Escape Plan.

Double Door: Basement, Citizen, Turnover.

Metro: Taking Back Sunday.

Concord Music Hall: Enanitos Verdes.

Saturday September 17th

Cobra Lounge: Fu Manchu, Driods Attack.

Concord Music Hall: Bad Religion, The Crossess.

Double Door: Thuraday, Spiecal Guest.

Township: Black Foxxes, Sleep On It.

Sunday September 18

Cobra Lounge: Swingin Utters, Off With Their Heads.

Double Door: Motion City Soundtrack, Black Foxes, Lifted Bells.




Riot Fest 2016 Chicago