Arkansas and Mid-South Industrial/Post-Industrial Events Guide
Last Updated: October 14, 2019 @ 10:50 AM
Here’s a list of upcoming concerts and events in the industrial/post-industrial, darkwave, goth, experimental, etc. music fields happening in Arkansas and the nearby region. (At the moment we’ll be including events within a roughly 500-mile area, which will include metro areas of Little Rock, Arkansas; Dallas and Austin, Texas; Memphis, Tennessee; New Orleans, Louisiana; and Kansas City, Missouri.) Events on this page are organized chronologically. Please check with the event’s organizer(s) or venue for tickets and other information—especially before making travel plans.
Monday, October 14, 2019
- Swervedriver and Milly at Empire Control Room in Austin.
- Psyclon Nine, Striplicker, Justin Symbol, and ASMO at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
- Bosco Mujo Palace, Benadriil, and Revenge Bodies at EJ’s Eats & Drinks in Little Rock.
Thursday, October 17, 2019
- The Legendary Pink Dots at Santos Bar in New Orleans.
Friday, October 18, 2019
- Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival Runs October 18-26th at the Arlington Hotel in Hot Springs. See their website for schedule, details about the films, and ticket info.
- The Siouxsies (Siouxsie & The Banshees Tribute) and Temple of Mercy (Sisters of Mercy Tribute) at Santos Bar in New Orleans.
Sunday, October 20, 2019
- Dark Pop Up Market at Vino’s in Little Rock.
- Dryad, Closet Witch, and Moonmane at Vino’s in Little Rock.
- The Legendary Pink Dots at Barracuda in Austin, TX.
Monday, October 21, 2019
- Oranssi Pazuzu, Insect Ark, and Pinkish Black at Barracuda in Austin.
Saturday, October 26, 2019
- Club Nevermore Halloween Party with White Mansion at Low Key Arts in Hot Springs.
- Illusionaut at the 2019 Eureka Springs Zombie Crawl at Basin Park in Eureka Springs, AR.
Sunday, October 27, 2019
- FACS, OR, and MindRider at Low Key Arts in Hot Springs.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Thursday, October 31, 2019
- Czarus, Sunsonics, Landrest, and Warm Trickle at Maxine’s in Hot Springs.
- Fossils of Ancient Robots at Chelsea’s Corner Bar in Eureka Springs, AR.
Friday, November 1, 2019
- The Body, Pinkish Black, Deadbird, and Sumokem at CALS Robinson Theater in Little Rock.
- White Mansion, Recognizer, and Skull Family at Stickyz in Little Rock.
Saturday, November 2, 2019
- Sub-Sahara, Missing., and Deadsled Funeral Company at Santos Bar in New Orleans.
Sunday, November 3, 2019
- Titus Andronicus and Partner at Low Key Arts in Hot Springs.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
- The KVB, Numb.er, and Berlin Taxi at Gasa Gasa in New Orleans, LA.
Thursday, November 7, 2019
- TR/ST, Black Marble, Jonathan Bree, Automatic, and Troller at Empire Control Room in Austin.
Friday, November 8, 2019
- Titus Andronicus at Santos Bar in New Orleans.
Saturday, November 9, 2019
- The Vail and Ginsu Wives at Maxine’s in Hot Springs.
- Clan of Xymox and The Bellweather Syndicate at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Sunday, November 10, 2019
- A Place to Bury Strangers, The KVB, Numb.Er at Barracuda in Austin, TX.
Saturday, November 9, 2019
- Clan of Xymox, The Bellweather Syndicate at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
- Peelander-Z at Stickyz in Little Rock.
- Goblin and Gigan at Gasa Gasa in New Orleans.
- Nots at MiniBar in Kansas City, MO.
Friday, November 22, 2019
- Cattle Decapitation, Atheist, Full of Hell Author & Punisher, and Vitriol at Empire Control Room in Austin.
Saturday, November 23, 2019
- Leftöver Crack at Vino’s in Little Rock.
Sunday, November 24, 2019
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
- Pigface at Tower Theatre in Oklahoma City, OK.
Thursday, November 28, 2019
- Pigface at RecordBar in Kansas City, MO.
Saturday, December 7, 2019
- Spa City Metal Fest with: Hell Camino, No Remorse, Fred, Czarus, and more at Low Key Arts in Hot Springs. See the event listing for full lineup and schedule.
- Velvet Acid Christ at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Arkansas Music Venues
- The Backspace: Fayetteville
- Club Nevermore: Arkansas’s one and only goth-industrial club night! Check their Facebook page for upcoming events.
- EJ’s Eats & Drinks: Little Rock
- Low Key Arts: Hot Springs - Low Key Arts is a venue and the parent organization of our radio station, KUHS-LP Hot Springs 102.5 FM
- Maxine’s: Hot Springs
- Rev Room: Little Rock
- Starlite Club: Hot Springs
- Stickyz: Little Rock
- Vino’s: Little Rock
- White Water Tavern: Little Rock
- Barracuda: Austin
- Deep Ellum Art Co.: Dallas
- The Elysium Austin: Austin
- Empire Control Room: Austin
- Independent Bar & Kitchen: Dallas
- The Kessler Theater: Dallas
- The Lost Well: Austin
- The Mohawk: Austin
- Three Links: Dallas
- The Trees: Dallas
- Gasa Gasa: New Orleans
- The Goat: New Orleans
- The Mudlark Public Theatre: New Orleans
- Poor Boys Bar: New Orleans
- Santos Bar: New Orleans
- Front of House Lounge: Springfield, MO
- MiniBar KC: Kansas City, MO
- The Record Bar: Kansas City, MO
- The Riot Room: Kansas City, MO
- The Roxy Bar: Shawnee, KS/Kansas City, MO
- Little Rock Goth and Industrial Facebook Group
- KABF 88.3 FM - Little Rock, AR: Little Rock’s community radio station.
- KUHS-LP Hot Springs 102.5 FM - Hot Springs, AR: The station our shows airs on. It’s also the only solar-powered radio station in Arkansas.
- The Night Before Tomorrow Our fried Gary (DJ 10.29/Club Nevermore) now has own radio show. Check it out!
- Valley of the Vapors Music Festival: Hot Springs music festival with a variety of artists, which happens in Hot Springs, Arkansas during March. Check their website for complete lineup and schedule, etc.
- Control (Little Rock): Record store located in Little Rock’s Hillcrest neighborhood.
- Arcana: A Gothic Gathering: Goth-industrial event in Memphis, Tennessee.
- Attrition: New Orleans: Puts on goth-industrial nights and concerts in New Orleans.
- Das Machine - Austin, TX: Monthly EBM/Industrial party in Austin, TX.
- Dark Entries: Goth Radio: Radio show on WUSC in South Carolina hosted by my friend DJ D. Check their page for their broadcast schedule and links to its podcast.
- Finally Friday on KUHS-LP Check out Finally Friday, hosted by Sonny Kay and (sometimes co-hosted by yours truly), for a fun and energetic punk, new wave, post-punk, and more.
- Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival - All documentary film festival in October. Check their site for schedule, admission details, etc.
- Hot Springs Horror Film Festival - Festival usually happens in September.
- Industrial Goth Underground Kansas City Facebook Page
- New Orleans Noise Music Facebook Community
- Malediction Radio on KUHS-LP If you’re into metal check out our friend Jonathan’s show Malediction Radio, which airs Sundays 5-6 PM.
- Memphis Concrète Festival - Memphis, TN: Experimental and electronic music festival in Memphis, TN, which also does shows and events throughout the year. Check their site for shows and events.
- Panoptikon Industrial Discotheque - Dallas: Venue in Dallas that also hosts Industrial Discotheque nights.
- Torment - Springfield, MO: Gothic, Industrial, Dark EDM night in Springfield, MO.
- Where’s Your Goth At?: Interactive Google Map of goth clubs, venues, and more.