Dark, danceable music in near Seattle




Sat, May 25

World Goth Day Invasion
12:00pm-9:00pm at Magnolia Park
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Goth picnic in the park. All ages.

Tu-Ner
7:30pm-9:00pm at Open Space for Arts & Community, Vashon Island
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King Crimson and Stick Men alumni on an island. But no David Gilmour covers probably. All ages.

Dame Area (Barcelona), Black Agent, Static Ghost, DJ Kritikal Virgo
8:00pm at Olympia Lamplighters, Olympia
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Di questi tempi
É meglio non uscire
Rifugiati
Nella tua mente

All ages.


Sun, May 26

RESURRECTION: Classic Alternative / Darkwave Dance Night
10:00pm-2:00am at Kremwerk
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From the DJs that bring you SIN, Shane Aungst and Jasyn Bangert have a new dance night every Sunday.


Wed, May 29

Diminished Men, Corespondents, Reverse Death, Rainha Selectress
8:00pm at Bad Bar
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Thu, May 30

Society of the Silver Cross, Headstone Brigade, Mountain Holler
8:00pm at Sunset Tavern
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Strange, dark folk.


Fri, May 31

Sabertooth Festival: Elder, Blackwater Holylight, Faetooth
7:30pm at McMenamins Spanish Ballroom @ Elks Temple, Tacoma
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Revival feat. DJs Safety Hawk, Daemon Chadeau
8:00pm-1:30am at The Church Cantina, Tacoma
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Dark dance night on the last Friday each month in Tacoma. Conveniently close to stop by after Sabertooth Festival.


Sat, Jun 1

Lords of Acid, Praga Khan, Devora
8:30pm at Showbox at the Market
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Dual Analog, Licorice Chamber
9:30pm at The Rendezvous
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SIN: Dark Dance Fetish Night feat. Claus Larsen (Leæther Strip)
10:00pm-2:00am at Kremwerk
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EBM and industrial from DJs Shane Aungst and Jasyn Bangert.


Sun, Jun 2

Gothic Pride Seattle Pageant
8:00pm at Jewelbox Theater in The Rendezvous
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May the king of gloom
Be forever doomed.


Mon, Jun 3

Echo & The Bunnymen, Via Mardot
8:00pm at Showbox SoDo
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Sold out but overpriced resale tickets available.


Wed, Jun 5

Chameleons, Nox Novacula, Fotoform
8:00pm at El Corazon
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Thu, Jun 6

The Exorcism
9:00pm-1:30am at The Grotto in The Rendezvous
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Goth, industrial, and dark synthpop in the basement of The Rendezvous feat. DJ Stephen Cavendish and guests.


Fri, Jun 7

GASP: High Fashion Fetish
9:00pm-3:00am at Mercury @ Machinewerks
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High fashion fetish costumes encouraged.


Sat, Jun 8

House of Harm, Panic Priest, The NightCry, DJ Hex-a-gone
9:00pm at Central Saloon
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Sun, Jun 9

Tacoma Annual Gothic Picnic
11:00am-4:00pm at South Park, Tacoma
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All ages.


Fri, Jun 14

Six Organs of Admittance, Diminished Men, Lori Goldston
9:00pm at The Sunset Tavern
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Sat, Jun 15

Hippie Death Cult, Mos Generator, Pink Boa
9:00pm at Clock-Out Lounge
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Wed, Jun 19

Allie X
8:00pm at The Crocodile
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All ages.


Sat, Jun 22

Goth Fly A Kite PNW
12:00pm-6:00pm at Des Moines Beach, Des Moines
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There will also be a meetup at 6:30pm at via Marina afterward. Both are all ages.

Aurelio Voltaire, Vision Video, TheNightCry
7:30pm at El Corazon
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Sun, Jun 23

Cowboy Bebop Live!: The Bebop Bounty Big Band
7:00pm doors at Neumos
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Don't worry it's just the excellent music that's live.

Secret Attraction, topographies, Future Nobodies, Seaside Tryst
9:00pm at Central Saloon
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Cast the pearls aside
Come into... crumbled cities
The secret sights, the lonely nights.


Tue, Jun 25 - Sat, Jun 29

Mechanismus Festival: Defiance
Hours TBA at Madame Lou's | El Corazon | Mercury @ Machinewerks
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God Module, Matt Hart, DV8R, Formation, Dread Risks, Dracula Party, Leæther Strip, Riotlegion, Seraphim System, Stoneburner, 2Libras, Haujobb, Ratio Strain, Caustic, and a bunch more. Mostly sold out except single-day tickets for Fri, Jun 28.


Wed, Jul 3

Blushing, MØAA, New Age Healers
7:00pm at Chop Suey
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Fri, Jul 5

The Church, The Afghan Whigs, Ed Harcourt
7:30pm at Showbox at the Market
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GASP: Our Flag Means Death!
9:00pm-3:00am at Mercury @ Machinewerks
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Pirate-esque costumes encouraged.


Fri, Jul 12 - Sun, Jul 14

Day In Day Out Fest
TBA at Seattle Center
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The bands most relevant to this site are Dark Chisme, Juliette, DJ Waxwitch. Plus a number of great indie bands like The Walkmen.


Fri, Jul 12

Magic Sword
6:30pm-9:00pm at Madame Lou's
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Sat, Jul 13

Old Gods of Appalachia
8:00pm at Neptune Theatre
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Eldritch horror fiction a la old-time radio play including live musical performances.


Fri, Jul 19

Mt Fog, Sean Downey, Magellan
8:00pm at The Crypt, Olympia
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Sat, Jul 20

Matte Blvck, Dark Chisme, DJ Daemon Chadeau
9:00pm at El Corazon
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Fri, Aug 2

Llynks, US3R, Ashleigh Spencer, Faunix
9:00pm at Substation
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GASP: Gunslingers!
9:00pm-3:00am at Mercury @ Machinewerks
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Dark Western costumes encouraged.


Sat, Aug 17

Rabbit Junk, Hospital Lies, RC Cars On Mars
9:00pm at El Corazon
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Fri, Sep 6

Dead On A Sunday, Haunt Me, Devon Thompson
9:00pm at El Corazon
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GASP: Angels and Demons
9:00pm-3:00am at Mercury @ Machinewerks
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Angel or demon costumes encouraged.


Mon, Sep 9

Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
8:00pm at Moore Theatre
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Manoeuvre your way over to the Moore. All ages.


Tue, Sep 10

Gost
8:00pm at Substation
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Thu, Sep 12

Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
8:00pm at Moore Theatre
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Another night of O.M.D. All ages.


Wed, Sep 25

Peter Hook & The Light
8:30pm at Showbox at the Market
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Performing Joy Division.


Thu, Oct 3

French Police, Wisteria
8:30pm at Madame Lou's
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Fri, Oct 4

GASP: Underworld: Vampire Gala
9:00pm-3:00am at Mercury @ Machinewerks
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Vampire gala costumes encouraged.


Sun, Oct 6

PJ Harvey
8:00pm at Paramount Theatre
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Sold out. All ages.

Sun, Oct 13

Nation of Language, Blonde Redhead
8:00pm at Paramount Theatre
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Music for the damaged (and every human, and butterfly).


Fri, Nov 1

GASP: Muerte
9:00pm-3:00am at Mercury @ Machinewerks
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November's theme is Day of the Dead. Costumes encouraged.


Fri, Nov 8

The March Violets, Die So Fluid
8:00pm at The Funhouse
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Sat/Sun, Nov 9-10

Avatar: The Last Airbender in Concert
2:00pm early show, 7:30pm evening show at Moore Theatre
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Yip yip. All ages.


Sat, Nov 23

La Femme
9:00pm at Showbox at the Market
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All ages.


Fri, Dec 6

GASP: Raven Ball
9:00pm-3:00am at Mercury @ Machinewerks
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December's theme is the ultimate goth winter ball. Costumes encouraged.


Fri, Apr 4, 2025

ACTORS, Nox Novacula
6:00pm-9:00pm at The Crocodile
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In the year 2025.