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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.

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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
Thursday, May 24
David Crosby & Friends
Thursday, May 24. The Joy Theater. 7PM. $45+.
Iceage | TBA
Thursday, May 24. Santos Bar. 9PM. $12ADV.
Ice Age | Missing
Thursday, May 24. Santos Bar. 9PM. $10 adv / $13 doors. 86'd Productions
Danish Post-Rockers Ice Age return to NOLA with Missing.
Friday, May 25
Special Interest | Vile Bodies | Gushers | Softie
Friday, May 25. Santos Bar. 9PM. $5. 86'd Productions
Tour Kickoff for Special interest and Vile Bodies.
Saturday, May 26
Saturday, May 26. The Joy Theater. 8PM. $25-$35.
Cikada | Forming The Void | Gristnam
Saturday, May 26. Santos Bar. 9PM. $7. 86'd Productions
Forming the Void is stoner rock from Lafayette, LA - Gristnam hasn't played in a while so, like, go.
Thursday, May 31
Fuzzy Pustule
Thursday, May 31. Checkpoint Charlie's. 8PM.
bubble gum slunk.
Silo Homes | Ekumen | Dolce | Proud/Father
Thursday, May 31. Mudlark Theatre. 7PM. Booking
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.
Tuesday, June 5
Peach Keli Pop
Tuesday, June 5. The Circle Bar.
Coathangers | Babes | TBA
Tuesday, June 5. Santos Bar. 9PM. $10ADV/$12DOS.
Wednesday, June 6
Chrome | TBA
Wednesday, June 6. Santos Bar. 9PM.
Friday, June 8
Dash Rip Rock | The JimJims
Friday, June 8. The Circle Bar. 10PM. FREE. Clickem Youth
Saturday, June 9
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.
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.
Friday, June 22. Republic. 10PM. $20-$30.
Tuesday, June 26
Monster Strut | Pool Kids | Static Masks
Tuesday, June 26. Banks Street Bar. 9PM. FREE.
Wednesday, July 11
Unknown Mortal Orchestra | Shamir
Wednesday, July 11. Republic. 8PM. $25.
Thursday, July 12
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.
Friday, July 13
Friday, July 13. Republic. 10:30PM. $20.
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.
Wednesday, August 1
Taking Back Sunday
Wednesday, August 1. The Joy Theater. 7:30PM. $30-$40.
Umphrey's McGee | The Nth Power
Wednesday, August 1. The Joy Theater. 6:30PM. $30-$45.
Friday, September 14
Portugal The Man | Chicano Batman
Friday, September 14. The Sugar Mill. 8PM. $45.
Saturday, September 15
Lewis Black: The Joke's On Us Tour
Saturday, September 15. The Joy Theater. 8PM. $35-$65.
Tuesday, September 18
Portugal The Man
Tuesday, September 18. The Sugar Mill. 8PM.
Tuesday, September 25
Lord Huron
Tuesday, September 25. Civic Theatre. 7PM. $35.
Friday, October 5
Anderson East
Friday, October 5. The Joy Theater. 8PM. $25-$35.
Thursday, October 11
Thursday, October 11. The Joy Theater. 8PM. $30-$40.
Friday, October 12
RuPaul's Drag Race
Friday, October 12. The Joy Theater. 8PM. $49-$150.