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New Orleans Area DIY Events and Shows
Last Updated May 19, 4:39 PM :: This list is an events calendar of [loosely] DIY activities in New Orleans. This calendar includes music shows, independent theater, activist and other types of meetings, etc. You will not find a listing for the House of Blues. The only way we can keep this list accurate and up-to-date is if you keep us informed. We can't spend every waking hour searching the internet and looking for flyers. Tell us what's going on! Submit your show to get it listed.
Monday, May 21
Glow Up Monday, May 21. Bar Redux. 9PM-11PM. $2 to $5. Booking Monday night is Nacho Libre Monday at Bar Redux which means WRESTLING but every Third Monday is now, GLOW UP TRIVIA: 80's Flashback, with Host Honey Tangerine.
Don your neonest of leotards and largest of hairs, and join us for a night of trivia hosted by Honey Tangerine! Featuring three rounds of cut-throat trivia on Wrestling, the 80s and/or Nerd Culture. $2 gets you a trivia sheet, or you can throw in $5 and play for all three rounds! Each trivia round winner will receive a prize package chock full of Swag, Comics, Coloring Books, Games, Toys Self-care products and tons of 80s Goodness.
Take an 80's dance break with our go-go dancers!!!
GLOW UP Trivia: 80's Flashback! Do you love Trivia, do you love wrestling and the 80's? Do you love dancing?!?! Join me and guest go-go queens for three cut-throat rounds of trivia complete with totally 80's dance breaks
Quaker Folk | Smoke Bellow | Hawn | Proud/Father | HairFace Monday, May 21. Poor Boys. 9PM. $5. Booking Noise, Drone, and Experimental Rock. Quaker Folk is on tour from Arizona and Smoke Bellow is from Baltimore by way of Australia. Show starts earlyish
Petrification | Abysmal Lord | The Void Thursday, May 31. Santos Bar. 9PM. $10. 86'd Productions PETRIFICATION - Old School Death Metal from Portland, OR - teams up with Black/Death crushers ABYSMAL LORD and THE VOID.
Sunday, June 3
Pears | High Sunday, June 3. Santos Bar. 9PM. $8ADV.
The Kraken Quartet | Static Masks | Matron Saturday, June 9. Mudlark Theatre. 8PM.
Wednesday, June 13
The Glitch Mob | Elohim Wednesday, June 13. The Joy Theater. 8PM. $25-$120.
Thursday, June 14
Primitive Man | Wayfarer | Forn Thursday, June 14. Santos Bar. 9PM. $10 ADV/$12 DOS.
Saturday, June 16
A Hanging | Woorms | Something's Burning Saturday, June 16. Babylon. 9PM. $7. Record release show for the A Hanging/Woorms split 7"!
A Hanging is New Orleans thrash/hardcore (ex-members of Elimination, S.I.K. and Ginger Quail)
Woorms is Baton Rouge, LA sludge/noise (ex-members of Encompass & Stalemate and Peckernut)
Something's Burning (formerly I Ain't) is New Orleans sludge/hardcore (ex-members of Hawg Jaw, Eyehategod, Soilent Green and Crowbar)
Fleur De Tease Saturday, June 16. One Eyed Jack's. 8:30PM & 10:30PM. Season finale.
Thursday, June 21
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Thursday, June 21. Republic. 8PM. $25. http://bit.ly/KGLWNOLATix
Friday, June 22
Discover the Beauty of Bande Dessinee Friday, June 22. Crescent City Comics (3135 Calhoun). 6PM-10PM. FREE. Come meet a delegation of european creators from the French Comics Association. Find unique graphic novels. Barroux, Cati Baur, Aurelie Neyret, Benjamin Reiss, Julie Rocheleau, Eve Tharlet.
Crimson Ghosts | The Bills | The Unnaturals | Demon Seeds Thursday, July 12. Portside Lounge (3000 Dryades Street). 8PM. $5. Sheer Terror Creepy Fest Kickoff Party - Catch Boston's Crimson Ghosts (Misfits surf tribute) with The Bills (surf punk), The Unnaturals (local surf rock) and Demon Seeds (Boston horror punk/surf). The bar will be serving tiki drinks and the kitchen will be open.
T.S.O.L. | The Pallbearers | The Split () Lips | Some Kind Of Nightmare Friday, July 13. Santos Bar. 9PM. $15 advanced/ $20 door. Sheer Terror Creepy Fest 2018 Night 2 - Don't miss California's legendary T.S.O.L. performing their first two albums and more! They will be joined by locals The Pallbearers, The Split () Lips and San Diego's Some Kind Of Nightmare.
Saturday, July 14
Dead Boys | Killer Hearts | Birch Boys | Real Cool Trash Burlesque Saturday, July 14. Santos Bar. 9PM. $15. Sheer Terror Creepy Fest 2018 Night 3 - The Dead Boys (featuring Cheetah Chrome and Johnny Blitz) return to Santos for another explosive night. Houston's Killer Hearts and locals Birch Boys will be warming up the stage. Things kick off with Real Cool Trash Burlesque
Friday, July 20
The Body | Lingua Ignota | Thou | Jasper den Hartigh Friday, July 20. Gasa Gasa. 9PM.