Underground rock festival Ian’s Party is run mostly by volunteers, which helps it feel like a community instead of a branding exercise.
Chicago punks Torture Love have a new LP on the way, and the cassette version comes out this weekend.
This week’s gig poster was created by artist and designer Ech.
Riot Fest takes over booking Cobra Lounge, Zigtebra and Soft Leather throw Halloween parties, and more.
The Low Down Hoe Down, a skateboarding and punk rock party in Manteo, is celebrating its tenth year this Saturday.
Between now and Wednesday, your live-music options include Herbcraft, Pure Bathing Culture, Blood Ceremony, Sharon Van Etten, the Hush Sound, and Canadian Rifle.
Ian’s Party is back for its sixth year, with almost 40 bands playing at two venues
Sweet Cobra headlines a benefit for the victim of a Wicker Park flower-shop assault.
Logan Square DIY venue Strangelight closes its doors with one last show on Friday.
The Empty Bottle hosts a Residue Records showcase this Friday with Social Circkle, Canadian Rifle, Daylight Robbery, and Phantom Works.