show list updated 9/22/11
FRI, SEP 23
Rayos X + Generacion Suicida + Excreta. 7 pm @ Axewave, 2426 33rd St. All ages. $5.
Barbarous Cock + Escapement + 30.06. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St. 21+, $6.
Switchblade Frankie CD release + Toxic Shock Syndrome + Back Seat Action + Raw Dawg. 8 pm @ Shenanigans, 706 J St. 21+, $5/7.
SAT, SEP 24
Bat Guana Productions Compilation Release Party # 3 w/ Charles Albright + Bastards of Young + RAD + Mad Judy.5:30 pm @ Phono Select, 2312 K St.,Free, All ages.
Polar Bear Club + Fireworks + Balance & Composure + Victory or Death, 8 pm @ Boardwalk, 9426 Greenback Lane, all ages, $13/15..
Underoath + Comeback Kid + This is Hell + The Chariot. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
Der Spazm CD Release + Mister Loveless + Babs Johnson Gang. Old Ironsides, 10th and I, 21+.
Planning for Burial + No Statik + Wreck and Reference + Venetian Veil. 7 pm @ Goondocks, 1905 Lehigh, all ages.
Virulent Death + Thares + Sicarius + Black + 3 Lunas + Art of Chaos + more. 5 pm @ Digitalis, 1115 H St, all ages.
This American Scene + Troubled Coast + Josiah James + Streetlight Fire + Built by Stereo + Smelling Colors + Raising Blame + more. 6 pm @ Club Retro, 1529 Eureka Rd, Roseville, all ages, $10/12.
Dog Jaw + Dog Party + Cute Pup. 7 pm @ 2016 10th St, all ages.
SUN SEP 25
Former Animals + Hyrrokkhin + So Stressed. 7 pm @ Digitalis, 1115 H St, all ages, $5.
Bird Monster + Black Holes What? + Boats + Evan Bailey. 8 pm @ Luigi’s, 1050 20th st., all ages.
MON, SEP 26
Suspended + Laughing Dog (grind and thrash metal from New Mexico) + Nunfuck. On the Y, 670 Fulton Ave. 21+.
WED, SEP 28
Grave Babies + High Q + Vincent Vargas. 7-10 pm @ Oak Park Boiz House, 3644 1st Ave. $3-5, all ages.
Astrozombies + Bastard Suns + El Loma Prieta + Street Urchinz. 7 pm @ Boardwalk, 9426 Greenback Lane, all ages, $10/12.
SEP 28 – OCT 3
Norcal Noisefest at a bunch of venues. www.norcalnoisefest for all the info
THURS, SEP 29
Royal Headache (Australia). Luigi’s Fun Garden, 1050 20th St, all ages.
FRI, SEP 30
Bloodshot and Dilated + The 132’s + Wasted Liberty + Years of Aggression. 8 pm @ Casa de Chaos, downtown, all ages.
Countdown (Belgium) + Give em Hell + Slave + Havenside. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St. $6.
Looking at My Enemy. 8 pm @ Callison’s, 2878 Fulton Ave. 21+, free.
Animal Rights Protest @ State Capitol.
Retox @ On the Y
SAT, OCT 1
Hella metal fest with 12 Nor Cal metal bands incl. Holy Ghost Revival + Journal + Nightmare in the Twilight + Kennedy Veil + Antioch Synopsis + Memento Mori + a bunch more. 3 pm @ Crest Theatre, 10th and K, all ages, $12/15.
SUN, OCT 2
BIG D and the Kids Table @ Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
WED, OCT 5
Alak + Whitman + No Babies + MOM + French Quarter. 6:30 @ Villanova House, 802 Villanova, all ages.
FRI, OCT 7
Riot Radio + Stalking Distance + Heroes at Gunpoint + Support the Rabid. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St. $5, 21+.
SAT, OCT 8
Bitchfest – Breast Cancer Awareness Benefit w/ allfemale-fronted bands – years of aggression + Death Under Fire + Serpent & Seraph + Casket of Cassandra. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St, 21+.
Origin Alive + Psypheria + Black + Art of Chaos. 8 pm @ Stag, 506 Main St, 21+.
Deaf Wish (Australia) + many more @ Operation Restore Maximum Freedom, Plainfield Station, between Davis and Woodland. All ages.
Benefit for Bat Conservancy with art for sale by Kepi and music Kepi + Carbonites + Dog Party. Shine Coffeehouse, 1400 E st, all ages, $7.
Kai Kln + Phallucy + Rubbish. 8 pm @ Harlows, 2708 J St, 21+, $20, benefit for Charles Loper. Adv. Tix recommended.
SUN, OCT 9
Old Firm Casuals + Pressure Point + Brassknuckle Boys + Setting Sons + Crusades. 6 pm @ Branch St, 3130 Branch St. $8, all ages.
MON, OCT 10
Tornado Rider + Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children McNuggits. 7 pm @ Luigi’s, 1050 20th St. All ages, $7.
THUR, OCT 13
Dance Gavin Dance + A Lot Like Birds + 10 after 2. CSUS, all ages, $10/15.
Chuck Berry 85th Birthday Tribute w/ a bunch of bands. Harlow’s, 2708 J St. 21+.
SUN, OCT 16
Wilt. Digitalis, 1115 H St. all ages/
Havenside + Causa Morta + Domination. 7 pm @ Boardwalk, 8426 Greenback Lane, all ages, $10.
MON, OCT 17
Poison Idea + Fang + Black Mackerel + RAD + Rat Damage. 7 pm @ Digitalis, 11th and H, all ages, $10.
The Business + Dirty Filthy Mugs + City of Vain. 8 pm @ Blue Lamp, 1400 N St, 21+, $10
Veil of Maya + Misery Signals + After the Burial + Within the Ruins + Volumes + Memento Mori. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
FRI, OCT 21
ToeTag + Escapement + Knife Thru Head + Buried at Birth + Virulent Death. 8 pm @ On the Y, 670 Fulton Ave. $8, 21+.
Bloodtypes + Boats + Totally Green Day + Vanderslices+ 9:00 News. 7 pm @ Casa de Chaos, downtown, $5, all ages, benefit for hazmat.
English Beat + Avenue Saints + La Noche Oskura. @ Ace of Spades, 15th and R. all ages.
MON, OCT 24
Tigon + Di Bravura + Mercy Ties + Shy. 6 pm @ Goondocks House, 1905 Lehigh, Davis. All ages.
FRI, OCT 28
Brawloween w/ Throwdown + First Blood + Suffokate + Havenside + Carnifex. Boardwalk, 9426 Greenback Lane, all ages, $15/18.
Bastards of Young + City of Vain + Riot Radio + Setting Suns. Blue Lamp, 1400 N St, 21+.
Get Shot + Number 13 + Stalking Distance + Crunchees + Left Hand. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St. 21+, $5.
Years of Aggression + Droogs + Beerlords + Cuttin Loose. 6:30 pm @ Ione Memorial Hall, Ione, $5.
Mastodon + Dillinger Escape Plan + Red Fang. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
Thrice + La Dispute + O Brother + Moving Mountains. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
Trapped Under Ice + Hundreth + Betrayal + Backtrack + Take Offense. Branch St, 3130 Branch St., all ages.
Spits + Teef + RAD + Croissants. 8 pm @ Luigi’s, 1050 20th St, all ages, $7.
Love Below + Caulfield + Global Disgust + Negative Standards + Stress Relief. 6 pm @ Goondocks, 1905 Lehigh, Davis, all ages, $5.
Thrash and Burn Tour w/ Winds of Plague + Chelsea Grin + As Blood Runs Black + for the Fallen Dreams + In the Midst of Lions + Upon A Burning Body + Like Moths to Flames + Volumes + Nightmare in the Twilight. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages, aka “long band name fest”
Ashtray + Rat Damage + Slandyr + Get Shot + Snot Cocks. 7 pm @ Casa de Chaos, all ages.
SLFT + It Foot It Ears + Autumn Sky + Blue Oaks. 8 pm @ Luigis Fun Garden 1050 20th St. All ages.
Elitist + Obacha + Ordstro + Caulfield. This show is happening somewhere, if you can help contact Caulfield (on facebook or caulfieldband.blogspot.com)
Whitechapel + Enter Shikari + Jack Ketch + Havenside + A Holy Ghost Revival. 6:30 @ Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
Years of Aggression + Silent Sinner + Seeker + Hemorage. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St. 21+, $5.
Melt Banana @ Harlows.
JFA @ Blue Lamp, 1400 N St, 21+
Capp Street Girls @ Stag, Woodland.
Supersuckers + The Blasters + Three Bad Jacks. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
Streetlight Manifesto + Reel Big Fish. Ace of Spades, all ages.
X + Sean Wheeler + Zander Schloss + Black Tibetans. 7 pm @ Harlows, 2708 J St. 21+, $32.50