Arkansas and Mid-South Industrial/Post-Industrial Events Guide
Last Updated: August 4, 2019 at 4:15 PM
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.
Sunday, August 4, 2019
- Skold, Echo Black, Komrads at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Monday, August 5, 2019
- Author & Punisher, 3Teeth, and Gost at EXIT/IN in Nashville, TN.
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
- Rosegarden Funeral Party, Mouton, Sub-Sahara at Three Links in Dallas, TX.
Thursday, August 8, 2019
- 3 Teeth, Author & Punisher at House of Blues in New Orleans, LA.
- StrangeLove: Featuring Stygian, Malkontent at Front of House Loung in Springfield, MO.
Saturday, August 10, 2019
- Club Nevermore: Luna Bowl - A White Attire Event at Professor Bowl in Little Rock. This is the August edition of Club Nevermore, Arkansas’s one and only goth-industrial event!
- 3Teeth and Author & Punisher at Gas Monkey Bar N’ Grill in Dallas, TX.
Sunday, August 11, 2019
- 3Teeth, Author & Punisher, and Lana Del Rabies at Empire Control Room in Austin, TX.
Monday, August 12, 2019
- ID M Theft Able, Aster, Revenge Body at Two Rivers Book Store in Memphis, TN.
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
- Ritual Howls, Closeness, The Faint at RecordBar in Kansas City, MO.
- Sunrot, Autolith, Shed at The Lamplighter Lounge in Memphis, TN.
Thursday, August 15, 2019
- Exper-MENTAL Night with: Fatplastik, The Three Brained Robot, Leisure Muffin at the Mudlark Public Theatre in New Orleans, LA.
Saturday, August 17, 2019
- Cherubs, Dime Sack, and Canyons at MiniBar in Kansas City, MO.
Sunday, August 18, 2019
[The Binary Marketing Show and Clusters of Fornication] at EJ’s Eats and Drinks in Little Rock.Note: This show has been canceled.
Thursday, August 22, 2019
- Standalone at Red Front Bar & Grill in Kansas City, MO.
Friday, August 23, 2019
- Boris at Barracuda in Austin, TX.
Saturday, August 31, 2019
- Fea, Ginsu Wives, The Daddyo’s at Maxine’s in Hot Springs.
Sunday, September 1, 2019
- Nots at Maxine’s in Hot Springs.
Saturday, August 24, 2019
- Arcana: Midsummer Nightmares Arcana of Memphis’s Gothic Event.
- White Mansion at Front of House Lounge in Springfield, MO.
Saturday, September 7, 2019
- White Mansion and Illusionaut at The Smoke & Barrel Tavern in Fayetteville.
- The Body, BUMMER, Crisis Actor at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Friday, September 13, 2019
- Shonen Knife, Me Like Bees at Stickyz in Little Rock.
Sunday, September 15, 2019
- Shonen Knife at Empire Control Room in Austin, TX.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
- Aesthetic Perfection and Empathy Test at The Goat in New Orleans, LA.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
- Wingtips and Ryan Dyin at MiniBar in Kansas City, MO.
Monday, September 23, 2019
- Calabrese and Stellar Corpses at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
- Boy Harsher at Deep Ellum Art Co. in Dallas, TX.
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
- The Legendary Pink Dots and Orbit Service at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
- Ride, The Spirit of the Beehive at The Trees in Dallas, TX.
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
- Aesthetic Perfection and Empathy Test at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Sunday, October 20, 2019
- The Legendary Pink Dots at Barracuda in Austin, TX.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
- The KVB, Numb.er, and Berlin Taxi at Gasa Gasa in New Orleans, LA.
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.
Sunday, November 23, 2019
- Helmet at The Riot Room in Kansas City, MO.
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
- Pigface at Tower Theatre in Oklahoma City, OK.
Thursday, November 28, 2019
- Pigface at RecordBar 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.
- 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
- Panoptikon: Dallas
- 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 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.
- Industrial Goth Underground Kansas City Facebook Page: New Orleans Noise Music Facebook Community
- 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.