Aug
27
Sat
8:30 PM
AGES AND AGES
CHRIS PUREKA
Ages and Ages is an American rock band from Portland, Oregon which has been receiving positive critical attention because of their upbeat "raw choral pop" sound.
Aug
28
Sun
8:00 PM
***CANCELED*** – THE ATOMIC BITCHWAX
DIRTY STREETS
BRIAN ELLIS GROUP
***THIS SHOW IS CANCELED DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL. TICKET BUYERS WILL BE REFUNDED ASAP – SORRY :(
Aug
29
Mon
8:30 PM
HE WHOSE OX IS GORED
BOSSWITCH
Seattle heavy rockers, He Whose Ox Is Gored!
Aug
30
Tue
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Til-Two Club 
PINKISH BLACK
MOTHER
CLEAN ROOM
@ TIL-TWO CLUB (4746 El Cajon Blvd.) –– 21+
Aug
30
Tue
8:30 PM
HOT SUGAR
MYSTERY CAVE
ASTRAL TOUCH
Ambitious young NYC­ based producer/musician Nick Koenig (a.k.a. Hot Sugar), the frontier lies in a style he’s coined as Associative Music”.
Aug
31
Wed
8:30 PM
MILD HIGH CLUB
HEAVY HAWAII
THE LULLS • DJ SUNBURNTREYNOLDS
Mild High Club will release their sophomore LP, Skiptracing, on 8/26 via Stones Throw Records.
Sep
01
Thu
8:00 PM
Awesome Pre-Fest X ! 
GOLDILOX & THE BEARS
SHALLOW CUTS • FOREIGN BODIES
GRIDS • RAGING NATHANS • CAPITALIST KIDS
it's the pre-party to the main party...duh!
$10
Sep
02
Fri
7:30 PM
AWESOME FEST X 
LEMURIA
MELTED • DEEP SLEEP • DETACHED OBJECTS
THE STOPS • MACHO BOYS • DUDE JAMS • ROBOT (RE)PAIR
Awesome Fest is a three-day live music festival of intentionally limited scale aimed at showcasing the diversity, intensity & beauty of DIY punk music.
$50 wk/passes
Sep
03
Sat
8:00 PM
AWESOME FEST X 
RED CITY RADIO
WESTERN SETTINGS • DFMK • NATO COLES
DAYDREAM • THE MAXIES • HERMANAS Y HERMANAS
Awesome Fest is a three-day live music festival of intentionally limited scale aimed at showcasing the diversity, intensity & beauty of DIY punk music.
$50 wk/passes
Sep
04
Sun
8:00 PM
AWESOME FEST X 
SUCCESS
BROADWAY CALLS • DUDES NIGHT
SECONDARIES • CASKITT • SQUARECROW • YOUNG GO-HARDS
Awesome Fest is a three-day live music festival of intentionally limited scale aimed at showcasing the diversity, intensity & beauty of DIY punk music.
$50 wk/passes
Sep
06
Tue
8:00 PM
WAYNE HANCOCK
FANNY AND THE ATTA BOYS
THE HOTSHOT DRIFTERS
"Wayne Hancock has more Hank Sr. in him than either I or Hank Williams Jr. He is the real deal." - Hank III
Sep
07
Wed
8:30 PM
Y LA BAMBA
THE BLUES AND GREYS
KIDS
Mexifolk group Y La Bamba will release their new album, Ojos Del Sol on September 2 via Tender Loving Empire.
Sep
08
Thu
8:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Music Box 
TR/ST & COLD CAVE
@ MUSIC BOX SD (1337 India St.) –– 18+
Sep
08
Thu
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
!!!
+ guests
!!! is a dance-punk band that formed in Sacramento, CA, in 1996 by lead singer Nic Offer. Its name is most commonly pronounced "Chk Chk Chk".
Sep
09
Fri
8:30 PM
WORK DRUGS
SATCHMODE
SLARES
Work Drugs is a Philadelphia based sedative-wave/smooth-fi group fronted by Thomas Crystal and Benjamin Louisiana.
Sep
10
Sat
8:30 PM
ANGER FLARES
AGGROCULTURE U.S.
THE TOUCHIES • THE POPE VIRGINS
Anger Flares is an Oi! street-punk band from Tokyo, Japan!
Sep
10
Sat
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
SOMOS
FREE THROW
HIGH WAISTED • KING BLOOM
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr.) –– ALL AGES
Sep
11
Sun
8:00 PM
Grrrl Independent Ladies presents @ Soda Bar 
DRÆMINGS
PSYCHIC LOVE
LE RA
Los Angeles based synth-y pop act DRÆMINGS’ debut album 'The Eternal Lonesome' is out NOW via Sumerian Records.
Sep
12
Mon
8:30 PM
DEEP SEA DIVER
OH SPIRIT
IMAGERY MACHINE
Seattle’s Deep Sea Diver is fronted by Jessica Dobson, who has a plentiful resumé all her own as a touring member of The Shins, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Beck’s band.
Sep
13
Tue
8:30 PM
DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS
+ guests
“The up-and-coming blues mama and leader of hard-touring Davina & the Vagabonds lights up the night every time she lends her ample pipes and open heart.” – Star Tribune
Sep
14
Wed
8:30 PM
ENTRANCE
JOSHUA EMERY BLATCHLEY
Frontman of The Entrance Band, Guy Blakeslee, is ENTRANCE.
Sep
15
Thu
8:30 PM
GUERILLA TOSS
POST ATTRACTION
SUMATRABAN
“New Age Rage. This is the sound of acclaimed underground band Guerilla Toss.” –DFA Records
Sep
15
Thu
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
PORCHES
JAPANESE BREAKFAST
RIVERGAZER
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Sep
16
Fri
8:30 PM
RETOX
SILENT
FOREIGN BODIES
San Diego band Retox features the Locust’s bassist Justin Pearson on vocals, and shares much of that band’s extremity, dissonance, and whiplash tempos, but in a more straightforwardly hardcore vein.
Sep
17
Sat
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
ERYN ALLEN KANE
MIMI ZULU
INSPIRED AND THE SLEEP
Detroit raised, Chicago-based Singer/Songwriter/Actress.
Sep
18
Sun
8:00 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
HIGHASAKITE
DUNEKAT
Highasakite is an indie pop and indie rock band originating from Norway.
Sep
18
Sun
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Quartyard 
ANTHONY GREEN
MAT KEREKES
SECRET SPACE
@ QUARTYARD (1102 Market St.) –– ALL AGES
$17.50 / $20
Sep
19
Mon
8:30 PM
ALIVE & WELL
THE MONTELL JORDANS
HARD TO HIT • COLOR TIL MONDAY
Alive & Well, The Montell Jordans , Hard To Hit, Color Til Monday
Sep
20
Tue
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
XENIA RUBINOS
BAKKUDA
The new album, “Black Terry Cat”, by singer-songwriter & multi instrumentalist Xenia Rubinos is now in-stores via ANTI-.
Sep
21
Wed
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Casbah 
STILL CORNERS
+ guests
@ THE CASBAH (2501 Kettner Blvd.) –– 21+
Sep
21
Wed
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
BIBI BOURELLY
PJ
Badriia Ines Bourelly, professionally known as Bibi Bourelly, is a German singer and songwriter signed to Def Jam Recordings and based in Los Angeles.
Sep
22
Thu
8:30 PM
...AND YOU WILL KNOW US BY THE TRAIL OF DEAD
CREEPOID
CULTURE ABUSE
Performing their critically acclaimed 2002 album ‘Source Tags and Codes’ in its entirety!
Sep
23
Fri
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Merrow 
GOATWHORE
RUINES OV ABADDON
ORPHIC EYE
@ THE MERROW (1271 University Ave.) –– 21+
Sep
23
Fri
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
ASH
+ guests
ASH 1977 20th Anniversary Tour!
Sep
23
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
TWIN PEAKS
WHITE REAPER
MODERN VICES
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Sep
24
Sat
8:00 PM
Soda Bar & Blonde presents @ Blonde Bar 
THE WEEKS
COLD FRONTS
@ BLONDE BAR (1808 W. Washington St.) –– 21+
Sep
24
Sat
8:30 PM
PIEBALD
LIMBECK
FACIAL
Hey! You’re Part Of It !
Sep
25
Sun
8:00 PM
LUKE SWEENEY
ANCIENT RIVER
Bay Area based Luke Sweeney writes, performs and records psychedelic pop with a rock & roll flair.
Sep
26
Mon
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Brick by Brick 
MADBALL
TAKE OFFENSE
WORLD OF PAIN • TAKE EM OUT
@ BRICK BY BRICK (1130 Buenos Ave.) –– 21+
Sep
26
Mon
8:00 PM
JESSICA HERNANDEZ & THE DELTAS
TANCRED
SPERO
Detroit-based band serving up a brilliantly polyglot sonic stew – equal parts rockabilly and surf pop, cabaret jazz and funky reggae, Latin psych and Gypsy punk – all cooked up on the hot Motor City pavement.
Sep
27
Tue
8:30 PM
TV ICON
THE ART DEALERS
support local rock music!
Sep
28
Wed
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
CYMBALS EAT GUITARS
FIELD MOUSE
WILDHONEY
Cymbals Eat Guitars fourth album, Pretty Years, will be released on 9/16 on Sinderlyn Records.
Sep
29
Thu
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
FRANKIE COSMOS
IJI
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Sep
30
Fri
8:30 PM
GRINGO STAR
THE RELATIONSHIP (ft. Brian Bell of Weezer)
POLISH
Atlanta-based rock quartet Gringo Star, consisting of brothers Nick & Peter Furgiuele, plus Pete Delorenzo and Matt McCalvin, originally called themselves A Fir-Ju Well before adopting their jokey new name.
Oct
01
Sat
8:30 PM
STEVE GUNN AND THE OUTLINERS
NAP EYES
New album 'Eyes On The Lines' comes out June 3 on Matador.
Oct
02
Sun
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
MODERN BASEBALL
CHRIS FARREN
WALTER ETC • JANK
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Oct
02
Sun
8:00 PM
THE DIRTY NIL
WING DAM
The Dirty Nil will be the first to tell you: Forget about punk, they're just a plain old rock and roll band.
Oct
04
Tue
8:30 PM
MARGARET GLASPY
+ guests
Margaret Glaspy’s debut album Emotions And Math is out now.
Oct
05
Wed
8:30 PM
S U R V I V E
MAJEURE
S U R V I V E is an experimental synth quartet based in Austin, TX. Band members Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein wrote the score to Netflix’s phenomenal new TV series, Stranger Things.
Oct
06
Thu
8:30 PM
TOPS
WEYES BLOOD
TOPS is a Canadian indie rock band from Montreal, QC on Arbutus Records.
Oct
07
Fri
8:30 PM
AVI BUFFALO
BUDDY BANTER
Long Beach psychedelic folk rockers!
Oct
08
Sat
8:30 PM
Soda & Casbah Present @ Soda Bar 
FRED & TOODY (OF DEAD MOON, PIERCED ARROWS)
WIDOWS
Since the late ’70s, Toody Cole and her husband Fred have been producing their own albums, running their own record label, booking their own tours, and at one point they even ran their own music shop.
Oct
09
Sun
8:00 PM
TSUNAMI BOMB
OCEANSIDE SOUND SYSTEM
THE LEXICONS
Tsunami Bomb founded by Dominic Davi in 1998, Tsunami Bomb came out of the Northern California punk scene based around Petaluma, CA
Oct
12
Wed
8:30 PM
LOWLANDS
+ guests
Record release party for SD/NYC based dark post-punk band, Lowlands! RSVP here
FREE w/ RSVP
Oct
13
Thu
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
LEGENDARY PINK DOTS
ORBIT SERVICE
Legendary Pink Dots are an Anglo-Dutch experimental rock band formed in London in August 1980 by Edward Ka-Spel.
Oct
14
Fri
8:30 PM
RYLEY WALKER
CIRCUIT DES YEUX
Ryley Walker is the reincarnation of the true American guitar player.
Oct
15
Sat
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
HELADO NEGRO
+ guests
Helado Negro is New York-based, Florida-born producer/singer Roberto Carlos Lange. His music crosses physical borders and creates a cross-cultural connection where Spanish and English exist in congenial and harmonious manner; as well as people being united through music in boundless space of real time.
Oct
16
Sun
8:00 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
FLOCK OF DIMES
YOUR FRIEND
Flock Of Dimes is the side project of Jenn Wasner (Wye Oak, Dungeonesse).
Oct
17
Mon
8:30 PM
THE YAWPERS
4ONTHEFLOOR
The Yawpers are a three-piece rock and roll band from Denver, Colorado. Their name is derived from a Walt Whitman poem, entitled "Song of Myself": "I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world.
Oct
18
Tue
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + Belly Up presents @ Music Box 
QUANTIC
+ guests
@ MUSIC BOX (1337 India St.) –– 18+
Oct
20
Thu
8:30 PM
MAGIC SWORD
+ guests
Boise’s Magic Sword mysterious masked men deliver heavy sci-fi electro dance jams!
Oct
21
Fri
8:30 PM
CRYWOLF
+ guests
Crywolf, otherwise known as Justin Taylor Phillips, is a producer, vocalist, and multi instrumentalist from Los Angeles, CA
Oct
21
Fri
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ House Of Blues 
KERO KERO BONITO
+ guests
@ HOUSE OF BLUES (1055 5th Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Oct
21
Fri
7:00 PM
The Final Act Tour featuring: 
THE DEAR HUNTER
EISLEY
GAVIN CASTLETON
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Oct
23
Sun
8:00 PM
D.R.I.
KAUSTIK
SANTA CLAUS • CHRIST KILLER
Hardcore/metal crossover pioneers D.R.I. (Dirty Rotten Imbeciles)!!
Oct
25
Tue
8:30 PM
WALĐO
+ guests
Grand Rapids-based rapper WALĐO presents ‘Be Ever Wonderful’ Tour!
Oct
26
Wed
8:30 PM
ABRASIVE WHEELS
REVOLT-CHIX
SCULPINS
Leeds punk legends since 1977 !
Oct
26
Wed
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + Casbah Presents @ The Irenic 
PREOCCUPATIONS
METHYL ETHEL
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Oct
27
Thu
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ HOB San Diego 
FROM INDIAN LAKES
MADE VIOLENT
WILD WILD HORSES
@ HOUSE OF BLUES (1055 5th Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Oct
27
Thu
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
CRUEL HAND
ETERNAL SLEEP
WILL TO DIE
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr.) –– ALL AGES
Oct
27
Thu
8:30 PM
RidingEasy Records presents @ Soda Bar 
MONDO DRAG
THE WELL
CRYPT TRIP
The creatures known as Mondo Drag hailed from deep along the banks of the wild Mississippi River where they created ominous, spiritual, savage psychedelic revival sounds.
Oct
28
Fri
8:30 PM
JACUZZI BOYS
+ guests
Sweat-soaked brand of melty garage rock & hailed by critics as “the most significant band Miami has produced in years” (Miami Herald)!
Oct
29
Sat
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
SWEATER BEATS
+ guests
Sweater Beats is the production alias of Filipino music maker Antonio Cuna.
Oct
30
Sun
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ House Of Blues 
RUN RIVER NORTH
+ guests
@ HOUSE OF BLUES (1055 5th Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Oct
30
Sun
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
MELISSA BROOKS & THE AQUADOLLS
SIZZY ROCKET
CAROLINE • BE ALL, END ALL
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Nov
02
Wed
8:30 PM
THE LONELY HEARTSTRING BAND
+ guests
The Lonely Heartstring Band is the hottest bluegrass group going in New England!
Nov
03
Thu
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + Casbah presents @ The Irenic 
BOY & BEAR
COBI
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Nov
03
Thu
7:00 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Ché Café 
THE GARDEN
SO PITTED
HEYROCCO
@ CHÉ CAFÉ (1000 Scholars Dr.) –– ALL AGES
Nov
04
Fri
8:30 PM
PANSY DIVISION
+ guests
Legendary queer rock band Pansy Division will release their 9th studio album ‘Quite Contrary’, first in 7 years, in September!
Nov
05
Sat
9:00 PM
THE CAVE SINGERS
CHRIS CHEVEYO (of Rose Windows)
The Cave Singers is an American band from Seattle, Washington. Composed of former members of Pretty Girls Make Graves after its disbandment in 2007.
Nov
05
Sat
Jim Rao Fan Club presents @ Soda Bar 
MINISTRY OF TRUTH
INFANT ADDICTS • FILNER HEADLOCK
REVOLT-CHIX • SOCIAL SPIT • SANTA CLAUS
@ SODA BAR [12-8pm Matinee] –– 21+
$10
Nov
06
Sun
8:00 PM
DAUGHTERS
THE BODY
LOMA PRIETA
Daughters was an American grindcore/mathcore/noise rock band formed in Providence, Rhode Island, in 2001, after the demise of Providence-based As The Sun Sets.
Nov
07
Mon
8:30 PM
DUNE RATS
DZ DEATHRAYS
Co-headline show feat. Australia-based bands, stoner-pop act Dune Rats & dance-punks DZ Deathrays!
Nov
09
Wed
8:30 PM
PROTOMARTYR
THE GOTOBEDS
KEEPERS
Protomartyr is a critically acclaimed post-punk outfit based out of Detroit, MI.
Nov
10
Thu
8:30 PM
LITE
MOUSE ON THE KEYS
Co-headline show for these two killer Japanese instrumental rock bands!
Nov
11
Fri
8:30 PM
DIARRHEA PLANET
+ guests
Diarrhea Planet is an insanely awesome six-piece garage punk band from Nashville!
Nov
12
Sat
8:30 PM
Black Arrow presents @ Soda Bar 
SUBROSA
BLEAK SKIES
DEEP SEA THUNDER BEAST • BEIRA • DHATURA
Experimental sludge doom pioneers from SLC!
Nov
17
Thu
8:30 PM
KARL BLAU
LAKE
THE GIFT MACHINE
Karl Blau is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, and DIY icon who helped turn his hometown of Anacortes, Washington, into an indie-music mecca.
Nov
18
Fri
8:30 PM
HED PE
REASON TO REBEL
1001
Hed PE aka (hed) p.e., is a fusion of punk rock and gangsta rap from Huntington Beach, CA
Nov
18
Fri
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Merrow 
TOMBS
WOLVHAMMER
@ THE MERROW (1271 University Ave.) –– 21+
Nov
19
Sat
7:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ Music Box 
MOON HOOCH
HONEYCOMB
@ MUSIC BOX SD (1337 India St.) –– 18+
Nov
19
Sat
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
SLOW CLUB
+ guests
Although hailed as "the next White Stripes" upon the release of their debut album, Slow Club folded elements of folk, twee, and ‘60s pop into their music, creating a sound that was far brighter and less raucous than the Stripes’ garage rock.
Nov
26
Sat
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
THE INTERRUPTERS
LEFT ALONE
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Nov
26
Sat
8:30 PM
BLACK SABBITCH
+ guests
Thee #1 All Female Black Sabbath Tribute!
Nov
27
Sun
8:00 PM
SKINNY LISTER
LINCOLN DURHAM
TRAPPER SCHOEPP
Skinny Lister is a six piece British folk band, based in London performing mostly original compositions.
Nov
29
Tue
6:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Irenic 
TWO TONGUES
BACKWARDS DANCER
@ THE IRENIC (3090 Polk Ave.) –– ALL AGES
Dec
01
Thu
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
THE BESNARD LAKES
+ guests
The Besnard Lakes are a Canadian indie rock band from Montreal.
Dec
02
Fri
8:30 PM
GUTTERMOUTH
GET DEAD
THE CRYPTICS
California punk veterans Guttermouth return!
Dec
10
Sat
8:30 PM
Casbah Presents @ Soda Bar 
BENJAMIN FRANCIS LEFTWICH
+ guests
British singer/songwriter hailing from York, known for his introspective, acoustic folk sound.
Dec
14
Wed
8:30 PM
Soda Bar + CS Presents @ The Casbah 
WILD CHILD
+ guests
@ THE CASBAH (2501 Kettner Blvd.) –– 21+
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