show list updated 9/15/11
FRI, SEP 16
Jucifer + Black Mackerel + Cura Cochino _ 30.06 +(waning). 8 pm @ On the Y, 670 Fulton Ave., 21+, $10.
Bat Guano Compilation Release Party #1 w/ Number 13 + Left Hand + Teef + Danny Secretion + Killdevil. Luigi’s, 1050 20th St. All ages, $5.
Four Eyes + Knock Knock + Bright Faces. Blue Lamp, 1400 N St, 21+.
Gary Busey Amber Alert + Kennedy Veil + Taunis Year One + Purification by Fire. 6:30 pm @ Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages,
Kitchen’s Floor (Australia) + Fat History Month (Boston) + Darling Chemicalia. 13th and E House, Sacramento,
Get Shot + Riot Radio + Flesh Hammers + Crunchees. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L st. 21+, $6.
SAT, SEP 17
Bat Guano Compilation Release Party # 2 w/ Yoohoos (from Germany!) + Croissants + Okami + Julie the Bruce + Crunchees. 7:30 @ Casa de Chaos. Downtown. All ages.
Armed Forces Radio + Street Urchinz + Jam Stain. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St. $6.
Rootstock Festival with tons of rootsy bands. Sacramento Horseman’s Association, Longview Drive.
Extirpate + Internal Decapitation + Decimatus + Exylum. 9 pm @ Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave, $6, 21+.
Years of Aggression + Suburban Paranoia + Death Under Fire. 8 pm @ Vega’s, 910 2nd St. 21+, $5.
Brian Hanover + Bryan McPherson + Billy Brown + Alex Dorame. 6 pm @ Crum’s Place (old Java Lounge), 2416 16th st, all ages, $5.
SUN, SEP 18
Darkness over Sacramento Fest w/Dodsferd (Greece, 1 of 3 US appearances) + Killgasm + Chronaexus + Rotten Funeral + Gravespawn + Nekrium + Blasphemous Creation + Psypheria + Minenwerfer. 1 pm @ @ Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave. All ages, $10 before 4 pm, $12 after..
Rootstock Festival, Sacramento Horseman’s Association, Longview Drive, ton of bands all day – country, blues, rockabilly, jazz, western swing, and much more.
MON, SEP 19
Melting Clouds (Russian Psych) + Art Lessing and the Flower Vato. 9 pm @ Press Club, 21st and P, 21+. $4.
TUES, SEP 20
Yoohoos (Germany) + Union Hearts + Dog Party + Dino the Girl. 8 pm @ Luigi’s Fun Garden, 1050 20th St, all ages, $5.
WED, SEP 21
DRI + Hoods + Kill the Precedent + A Single Second. @ Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages, $15.
Zac Nelson + Ritual Waste. 8 pm @ Bows and Arrows, 1815 19th St, all ages, free.
Cruel Hand + A Loss for Words + Greenery + Plead the Fifth + Maker. 6 pm @ Branch St Warehouse, 3130 Branch St, all ages, $10.
Kepi + Tom Neely. 7 pm @ Phono Select, 2312 K St. All ages, free.
THUR, SEP 22
Bacchus (Irish Crust) + In Desperation + Caulfield + Di Bravura. 7 pm @ Digitalis, 1115 H St, $5, all ages.
Cute Lepers + Something Fierce + Charles Albright + 9:00 News. 7 pm @ Luigi’s, 1050 20th st, All ages, $7.
Voodoo Glow Skulls + ADD + Gundown + Dogfood. 8 pm @ Boardwalk, 9426 Greenback Lane.All ages.
Kevin Seconds + Russ Rankin (Good Riddance) + Steve Price. 8 pm @ Naked Lounge, 11th and H. All Rayos X + Generacion Suicida. Axewave??? All ages.
FRI, SEP 23
Rayos X + Generacion Suicida. 7 pm @ Axewave, 2426 33rd St. All ages.
Secretions + Ashtray + Simplejack + Carbonites + drum battle. Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave, all ages, $5.
Black Mackerel + Escapement + Depth Value. 10 pm @ Distillery, 2107 L St. 21+, $6.
Solanum + Sentinel Beast + Psychosomatic + Slip into Coma + Mortal Atrocity. 8 pm @ boardwalk, 9426 Greenback Lane, all ages, $10.
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 + Less + 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.
SUN SEP 25
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+.
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.
Hookerfight + Virulent Death + Astral Cult + Descendant. Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave.
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
Bananas + Four Eyes + Peer Precious + Hard Feelings. 6 pm @ Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave. All ages.
BIG D and the Kids Table @ Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
FRI, OCT 7
Mad Professor @ Blue Lamp, 1400 N St. 21+.
SAT, OCT 8
Bitchfest – Breast Cancer Awareness Benefit w/ allfemale-fronted bands – years of aggression + Death Under Fire + Serpent & Seraph + Casket of Cassandra. @ Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave.
Origin Alive + Psypheria + Black + Art of Chaos. 8 pm @ Stag, 506 Main St, 21+.
Tornado Rider + Bobby Joe Ebola and the Children McNuggits @ Luigi’s Fun Garden
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. .
SUN, OCT 9
Old Firm Casuals + Pressure Point + Brassknuckle Boys + Setting Sons + Crusades. 6 pm @ Branch St, 3130 Branch St. $8, all ages.
THUR, OCT 13
Dance Gavin Dance + A Lot Like Birds + 10 after 2. CSUS, all ages, $10/15.
MON, OCT 17
Poison Idea + Fang + Black Mackerel + RAD + Rat Damage. 7 pm @ Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave, all ages, $10.
The Business + Dirty Filthy Mugs. @ 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 @ Ace of Spades, 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.
SUN, OCT 30
Lurking Terror + Left Hand. 6 pm @ Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave. All ages, $6.
Ceremonial Castings + Scorched Earth + Killgasm + Chronaexus + Nunfuck. 6 pm @ Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave, all ages, $7.
Mastodon + Dillinger Escape Plan + Red Fang. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
Fuck Cancer Fest @ Fire Escape.
Thrice + La Dispute + O Brother + Moving Mountains. Ace of Spades, 15th and R, all ages.
Spits + Teef + RAD + Croissants. 8 pm @ Luigi’s, 1050 20th St, all ages, $7.
DYS + Rat Damage + Ill Content. Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave. All ages.
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”
Koozbane + Neutralboy + Lessons in Failure + 101 + Support the Rabid. Fire Escape, 7431 Madison Ave, 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.
X @ Harlows.