Past Events & Notable Bands

A list of notable shows from 1974-2017 

Compiled by WOW Hall Volunteers Adam Glogauer, Chris Mettler, and Nic Castillon

2010s

4-4-17 Mount Eerie / Lori Goldston

3-27-17 Deafheaven / This Will Destroy You

11-25-16 Aesop Rock

11-17-16 Car Seat Headrest

10-8-16 Danny Brown

9-16-16 Del the Funky Homosapien

8-11-16 La Luz

7-7-16 Buckethead

4-2-16 Freddie Gibbs

2-8-16 Built to Spill

1-30-16 Shabazz Palaces

11-4-15 The Dandy Warhols

11-17-15 Yo La Tengo feat. Dave Schramm (Acoustic Show)

8-26-15 Kimya Dawson

7-10-15 Shellac

7-21-15 Built To Spill

6-18-15 Joey Bada$$ / Denzel Curry

5-11-15 Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

5-12-15 E-40

3-19-15 Talib Kweli

12-11-14 Johnny Marr

11-3-14 Deltron 3030 / Kid Koala

10-14-14 The Growlers / The Garden

10-17-14 Ab-Soul

6-17-14 King Buzzo

4-19-14 Mobb Deep

4-12-14 Schoolboy Q / Vince Staples

1-7-14 Rev. Horton Heat

​11-22-13 Deltron 3030

08-29-13 Gary Numan

06-20-13 Pauly Shore

05-30-13 Blitzen Trapper

04-07-13 Steep Canyon Rangers

04-04-13 Janis Ian

03-04-13 Why? / Astronautalis

02-07-13 The Wood Brothers

02-01-13 Peter Yarrow

02-08-13 The Helio Sequence / Talkdemonic

12-14-12 Horse Feathers / Frank Fairfield

11-29-12 Jonathan Richman

11-27-12 Chris Robinson Brotherhood

11-20-12 Typhoon / Laura Gibson

10-19-12 Starfucker

10-11-12 Dinosaur Jr / Shearwater

09-06-12 Black Mountain / Future Islands

08-11-12 Peter Murphy

04-19-12 Wanda Jackson / Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside

04-10-12 Firehose

03-24-12 Raekwon

03-02-12 Typhoon

02-20-12 Cursive / Ume

11-19-11 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

11-17-11 Fruit Bats

11-12-11 We Were Promised Jetpacks

11-06-11 Jay Farrar / Bobby Bare Jr.

10-25-11 Shellac

10-18-11 The Head And The Heart / Thao With The Get Down Stay Down

10-1-11 Melt-Banana

9-7-11 Reverend Horton Heat / Nashville Pussy

8-8-11 The Shins

4-7-11 The English Beat

3-4-11 Cold War Kids

2-20-11 Yo La Tengo / The Urinals

2-16-11 Brian Posehn

1-25-11 Ra Ra Riot / The Givers

1-14-11 The Thermals / White Fang

9-11-10 The Walkmen / The Helio Sequence

9-2-10 Budos Band

9-1-10 Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros

8-21-10 The Hold Steady

8-20-10 Cracker / Camper Van Beethoven

8-1-10 Nappy Roots

6-15-10 Subhumans

6-9-10 Bone Thugz-n-Harmony

6-4-10 Jaguar Love / Japanther

6-4-10 Corey Feldman

6-3-10 MC Chris

5-30-10 Why?

5-29-10 Isis

5-22-10 Yacht

5-27-10 The Long Winters

5-13-10 Wiz Khalifa

5-2-10 Red Sparrows / Caspian / Fang Island

4-23-10 Camera Obscura

4-13-10 Portugal The Man

4-28-10 Tobacco / The Hood Internet

2-17-10 Everclear

2-9-10 The Album Leaf

1-30-10 Fruit Bats

2000s

11-15-09 Built To Spill

10-24-09 MC Chris

10-24-09 Ghostface Killah

10-10-09 No means No

9-29-09 Silver Jews / Monotonix

9-19-09 Mayer Hawthorne

9-18-09 Portugal The Man

6-15-09 Shellac

4-27-09 The Black Lips

4-31-09 The English Beat

4-13-09 Portugal The Man

2-12-09 The Helio Sequence

1-20-09 Meat Puppets / Shaky Hands

10-15-08 MC Chris

6-29-08 The Reverend Horton Heat

6-23-08 Earth / Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter

6-13-08 The Blow

6-2-08 Alkaline Trio

5-12-08 Tapes n’ Tapes / Cave Singers

5-5-08 Minus The Bear / Portugal The Man

4-30-08 Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks

4-19-08 Why?

4-17-08 Handsome Furs

3-4-08 Buckethead (guitar hero)

2-27-08 The Mountain Goats

2-6-08 The Black Lips / Pierced arrows

12-10-07 The Posies / Brenden Benson

10-31-07 Architecture In Helsinki

10-9-07 Upright Citizens Brigade

11-21-07 Juliette & The Licks

11-2-07 The Pipettes

9-21-07 Subtle / Black Moth Super Rainbow

9-19-07 Built To Spill / Camper Van Beethoven

9-10-07 Wolf Parade / Holy Fuck

9-7-07 Okkervil River

8-31-07 Avett Brothers

7-3-07 Mc Chris

6-13-07 Ariel Pink

6-6-07 Menomena

5-21-07 Fishbone

5-20-07 Colin Hay

5-10-07 High On Fire

5-3-07 Explosions In The Sky / Eluvium

5-2-07 The Reverend Horton Heat

4-24-07 The Slip / Holy Fuck

3-29-07 Rat Tat Tat

3-5-07 Sebadoh

2-24-07 Silversun Pickups

2-15-07 Neko Case / Eric Backman

2-10-07 Of Montreal / The Blow

2-4-07 Deerhoof

1-16-07 Stephen Malkamus & The Jicks

12-14-06 Jonathan Richman

12-3-06 Amy Millan

11-19-06 The Album Leaf

12-2-06 Joanna Newsom / Smog

9-17-06 Mission Of Burma

11-2-06 No Means No

10-13-06 The National

10-6-06 Band Of Horses

10-1-06 Man Man / Grizzly Bear

9-30-06 MC Chris

9-27-06 Ben Kweller

9-26-06 Andrew Bird / Cass McCombs

9-8-06 The Melvins

9-2-06 Hank III

8-25-06 The Thermals

8-21-06 Don Caballero

8-2-06 Magnolia Electric Co.

7-20-06 David Bazan

6-29-06 Neko Case

6-19-06 Built To Spill

6-7-06 The Liars

5-25-06 M. Ward

5-24-06 Tech Nine

5-23-06 Tech Nine

4-19-06 The Books

4-18-06 Dinosaur Jr.

4-2-06 Isis /These Arms Are Snakes

3-8-06 Scout Niblett / Talk Demonic

3-4-06 Minus The Bear / The Appleseed Cast / Rocky Votolato / Crystal Skulls

2-19-06 Buckethead

2-11-06 Dead Meadow

2-8-06 The Supersuckers

12-1-05 !!!

11-9-05 Why?

11-7-05 The Melvins / Jello Biafra

11-5-05 MC Chris

10-28-05 The American Analog Set

10-18-05 Minus The Bear

10-17-05 The Hold Steady

10-4-05 The National / Clap Your Hands & Say Yeah

9-17-05 The Thermals / Viva Voce

9-13-05 Living Color

9-1-05 The Spill Canvas

6-21-05 The Mountain Goats

6-9-05 Built To Spill

6-2-05 The Presidents Of The United States

5-31-05 The Gossip / Spider & The Webs

5-27-05 Of Montreal

5-19-05 Tech Nine

5-18-05 MC Chris

5-17-05 Krist Novoselic book reading

5-16-05 Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings

5-5-05 No Means No

5-4-05 Menomena

4-18-05 Crooked Fingers

4-12-05 Atmosphere

3-16-05 The Decemberists / Okkervil River

3-10-05 KRS1

3-9-05 Pretty Girls Make Graves

2-24-05 Rogue Wave

2-9-05 Luna

2-7-05 The Blood Brothers

1-17-05 The Thermals

12-15-04 Jonathan Richman

12-10-04 Iron & Wine

11-30-04 Drowning Pool

12-9-04 Fuck

11-24-04 Pinback / Neil Hamburger

11-17-04 The Butchies

11-8-04 Stan Ridgway

11-7-04 And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead

11-4-04 Built To Spill / Mike Johnson

11-3-04 Frog Eyes

10-24-04 Twilight Singers

10-13-04 Tech Nine

10-12-04 Quasi / Hella

10-15-04 Mouse On Mars / Rat Tat Tat / Junior Boys

10-1-04 The Blood Brothers

9-28-04 Neil Hamburger

9-24-04 Patton Oswalt / Brian Posehn

9-6-04 T.S.O.L.

8-31-04 Xiu Xiu

8-10-04 Pedro The Lion / Tilly & The Wall

8-3-04 The Supersuckers

7-20-04 Long Beach Dub Shortbus

7-15-04 Broken Social Scene

6-3-04 Prong

5-16-04 Tech Nine

5-12-04 Mirah

4-29-04 DJ Spooky

4-23-04 D.O.A.

4-12-04 Tiger Army / F-Minus

4-5-04 Xiu Xiu / Menomena

3-31-04 I Am The World Trade Center

3-28-04 The Liars

3-5-04 KRS-1

3-4-04 Against Me

2-28-04 Deerhoof

2-29-04 Sage Francis

2-4-04 Mates Of State

1-19-04 The Decemberists / Corrina Repp

1-16-04 Casiotone For The Painfully Alone

2-11-04 The Supersuckers

12-11-03 The Hanson Brothers

11-19-03 Death Cab For Cutie

11-16-03 Broken Social Scene

11-9-03 Fruit Bats

11-10-03 Pedro The Lion

10-19-03 Rasputina

9-24-03 Mogwai / Isis

8-24-03 Dead Meadow

8-22-03 The Appleseed Cast / Chin Up Chin Up

8-19-03 Neil Hamburger

7-23-03 The Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players

7-20-03 Clem Snide / The Long Winters

7-9-03 Erase Errata

6-29-03 Bob Mould

6-18-03 Melt Banana

6-15-03 Mirah

6-7-03 Damien Jurado / Rocky Votolato

5-18-03 Swingin’ Utters / Youth Brigade

4-23-03 Mason Jennings / The Decemberists

4-22-03 The Polyphonic Spree

4-14-03 Frank Black & The Catholics

4-10-03 Rocket From The Crypt / The Spits

4-6-03 Dub Narcotic Sound System

4-3-03 F-Minus

4-2-03 Mike Watt & His Secondmen

3-30-03 Fastball

3-16-03 Fishbone

3-5-03 Quasi / The Minders

2-25-03 The Reverend Horton Heat

2-20-03 Swords Project

2-16-03 Ben Kweller / Brenden Benson & His Well Fed Boys

2-12-03 The Supersuckers

2-5-03 Hot Hot Heat / The Walkmen / The Thermals

1-31-03 Gin Blossoms

1-18-03 Jonathan Richman

12-14-02 The Ataris

12-4-02 Guttermouth

11-18-02 Casualties

11-17-02 Doug Martsch / Mike Johnson / Ralf Youtz

11-14-02 Switchfoot / Today Is The Day

11-11-02 No Use For A Name / Yellowcard

11-5-02 Low / Pan Am

10-31-02 D.R.I.

10-24-02 Gwar

10-21-02 Melt Banana

10-16-02 Bright Eyes / M. Ward

10-13-02 Southern Culture On The Skids

10-1-02 North Mississippi All-Stars / Drive-By Truckers

9-23-02 Atmosphere / Brother Ali

8-15-02 Wayne The Train Hancock

7-28-02 Dub Narcotic Sound System

7-25-02 LOVE

7-18-02 Reverend Horton Heat / Nashville Pussy

6-10-02 Mike Watt

6-19-02 Doug Martsch / Mike Johnson

6-5-02 Trans Am / !!!

6-2-02 David Cross

5-29-02 AFI / The Distillers

5-20-02 Frank Black & The Catholics / David Lovering

5-8-02 The Microphones / Mirah / The Blow

5-1-02 The Beta Band

4-3-02 Jonathan Richman

3-29-02 The New Year / Pedro The Lion

3-12-02 Le Tigre

3-5-02 Modest Mouse

2-14-02 T.S.O.L. / Agnostic Front

1-28-02 Concrete Blonde

1-20-02 Aesop Rock

1-17-02 Slick Rick

11-20-01 Ugly Casanova / Les Savy Fav

11-19-01 Beachwood Sparks / Love As Laughter

10-26-01 The Breeders

10-17-01 The Butchies / The Gossip

10-9-01 Old 97’s

9-16-01 T.S.O.L.

9-13-01 Mike Watt

8-7-01 Mick Taylor

8-5-01 Jello Biafra

7-30-01 Jonathan Richman

7-24-01 Calvin Johnson / Mark Robinson / Yume Bitsu

6-21-01 Built To Spill

6-6-01 Old 97’s

5-28-01 Alkaline Trio / Dashboard Confessional

5-16-01 Frank Black & The Catholics / David Lovering

5-1-01 Jay Mascis & The Fog

4-29-01 Chick Corea

4-25-01 Amy Ray / The Butchies / Sarah Dougher

4-6-01 Jeff Tweedy

4-5-01 Leon Redbone

3-22-01 Reel Big Fish / Sum 41

2-23-01 2 Live Crew

2-10-01 Ryan Adams

2-7-01 Southern Culture On The Skids

1-24-01 Superdrag

11-19-00 Fenix TX / New Found Glory / Good Charlotte

11-11-00 King Black Acid / The Helio Sequence

10-5-00 Fear

9-13-00 The Get Up Kids

8-8-00 764 Hero / Wolf Colonel

6-15-00 Modest Mouse / Califone

5-18-00 Red Elvises

5-9-00 Wesley Willis

5-1-00 Dub Narcotic Sound System

4-10-00 The Make Up

4-4-00 Melvins / Leif Garrett

3-10-00 Poison Idea

3-9-00 The Special Goodness

3-8-00 MXPX

3-5-00 Frank Black & The Catholics

2-19-00 Fenix TX

2-5-00 Shinehead

1990s 

11-17-99 The Muffs

11-14-99 Blackalicous

11-13-99 Girl Trouble

11-7-99 Imperial Teen

11-3-99 Aquabats

10-20-99 L7

10-2-99 T.S.O.L.

9-24-99 Mike Watt

9-19-99 The Original P. Funk

7-3-99 The Donnas

6-22-99 Melvins / Enemy Mine

6-1-99 Built To Spill

5-25-99 Pedro The Lion

4-15-99 Less Than Jake / ALL

4-14-99 Dropkick Murphys

3-31-99 Tragically Hip

3-25-99 D.O.A.

3-12-99 Dub Narcotic Sound System / Miranda July / Kicking Giant

2-27-99 No Means No

12-16-98 Pigface

11-14-98 The Queers / Mr. T-Experience

11-18-98 Mark Lanegan / Mike Johnson

11-12-98 Mudhoney

11-11-98 Frank Black / Mike Watt

11-4-98 Archers of Loaf

10-20-98 Fantomas

10-9-98 AFI

9-27-98 El Vez

9-25-98 Spinanes / Jasper

9-20-98 Built To Spill

9-19-98 Man or Astroman

9-7-98 Dub Narcotic Sound System / D+

8-4-98 Youth Brigade / Pinhead Circus

7-16-98 Imperial Teen

7-9-98 Fuel

6-29-98 Swervedriver

6-6-98 Mike Watt

6-2-98 Jello Biafra

5-3-98 John Wesley Harding

4-6-98 Jonathan Richman

3-7-98 Fishbone

1-30-98 Sister Hazel

1-24-98 No Means No

12-14-97 Buck o Nine

12-11-97 Andy Summers (Guitarist from The Police)

11-22-97 Modest Mouse / 746 Hero / Carissa’ Weird

11-18-97 Lee Scratch Perry

10-28-97 Man or Astroman

10-20-97 Pond

10-15-97 DJ Spooky

9-26-97 Satan’s Pilgrims / Steel Wool

9-21-97 Modest Mouse / Poster Children

8-26-97 L7

8-19-97 Long Beach Dub Allstars / Slightly Stoopid

7-22-97 Bloodhound Gang

6-26-97 Save Ferris

6-5-97 Robyn Hitchcock

5-31-97 Poison Idea

5-11-97 UK Subs / Anti Flag

5-7-97 Wilco

4-17-97 Citizen Fish

4-7-97 Built To Spill / Some Velvet Sidewalk / Feelings

4-14-97 Shonen Knife

4-2-97 The Hanson Brothers

3-9-97 Fishbone

2-21-97 Type o Negative

2-11-97 Luscious Jackson The Eels

1-8-97 Skeletons / Reel Big Fish

12-6-96 Satan’s Pilgrims

12-3-96 Less Than Jake

11-13-96 Mad Professor

11-8-96 Lunachicks / Swingin Utters

10-28-96 Voodoo Glow Skulls / Jimmy Eat World

10-24-96 Mike Johnson & The Smoking Section

10-17-96 Bloodloss / Sweaty Nipples

10-15-96 Lagwagon

10-12-96 The Refreshments / Superdrag

10-8-96 Tribe 8

8-21-96 Ben Harper

7-18-96 Kaia / The Need

5-4-96 Agent Orange / Horace Pinker

4-24-96 Jonathan Richman

4-7-96 No Means No / D.O.A.

2-27-96 Fluff

2-16-96 Throwing Muses

2-8-96 7 Seconds

2-1-96 Hazel

1-27-96 Dandy Warhols / King Black Acid

1-12-96 Lydia Lunch / Exene Cervenka

11-1-95 Sublime / The Wesley Willis Fiasco

8-8-95 Collective Soul

8-5-95 Cake

8-2-95 Leon Russell

7-12-95 Pennywise

4-19-95 Better Than Ezra

2-28-95 Matthew Sweet

2-24-95 Oswald Five – O / Kaia

2-16-95 Hazel

2-11-95 Pond

2-8-95 Everclear / Kpants

11-20-94 Dayglo Abortions / Naked Aggression / Swingin Utters / Zeke

11-10-94 The Meteors / The Humpers

10-29-94 Dead Moon

10-26-94 The Spinanes / The Softies

10-18-94 D.I. / Butt Trumpet

10-9-94 Lois / Air Miami / Heavenly

9-6-94 Rancid

8-11-94 Face to Face

6-14-94 Superchunk / Polvo

5-11-94 Voodoo Glow Skulls

4-19-94 Shonen Knife

4-8-94 Psychic TV

2-28-94 Reverend Horton Heat

2-26-94 D.O.A.

2-25-94 Skankin' Pickle / Floater

1-31-94 Dick Dale

1-1-94 Two Minutes Hate / Floater

12-6-93 No means No

11-13-93 Bad Brains / Prong / Alcohol Funny Car

10-19-93 U.K. Subs

10-14-93 Psychic TV

8-3-93 Naked Aggression / Adickdid

7-27-93 S.N.F.U. / Fifteen

5-30-93 Firehose / New Bad Things / Sean Croghan

5-28-93 Hitting Birth / Adickdid

5-27-93 Frank Black / Heatmiser

5-21-93 Some Velvet Sidewalk / Unwound / Oswald Five – O

5-4-93 Fugazi / Oswald Five – O

4-25-93 Negativeland

4-23-93 Onomonopia / Adickdid / Oswald Five – O

4-6-93 Alice Donut

4-18-93 White Zombie

2-25-93 The Posies

2-13-93 Arlo Guthrie

2-11-93 The Melvins

1-31-93 D.R.I.

12-13-92 D.O.A. / Detonators

11-9-92 The Jesus Lizard / The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

10-11-92 Blind Melon / Now William

9-28-92 Chainsaw Kittens / Overwhelming Colorfast / Flop

9-15-92 Dread Zeppelin

7-31-92 Gas Huffer / Crackerbash

6-6-92 Cherry Poppin' Daddies / Skankin' Pickle

5-29-92 Some Velvet Sidewalk / Oswald Five–O / Vic Chesnutt

3-15-92 Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 / Mudwimin / Calamity Jane

4-14-92 Eek-A-Mouse

4-9-92 Firehose / Hammerbox / Sprinkler

3-1-92 Arlo Guthrie

2-26-92 Jawbox / Shudder to Think / High Rollers

2-3-92 Toad the Wet Sprocket

1-24-92 Gas Huffer / M99 / Pond

1-18-92 Some Velvet Sidewalk / Crackerbash / Oswald Five – O

10-31-91 Hitting Birth / Pond

10-23-91 Les Thugs

9-26-91 Bedlam Rovers / Wannabe Texans

9-18-91 Monks of Doom / Now William

8-20-91 The Melvins

8-10-91 Big Head Todd & The Monsters

8-8-91 U.K. Subs / Detonators

8-1-91 The Digits / Chemical People

7-20-91 Young Fresh Fellows

7-19-91 Now William / Crackerbash

7-5-91 Dharma Bums

6-19-91 Jonathan Richman

6-15-91 Detonators

5-8-91 Bob Mould

4-19-91 Monks of Doom

4-8-91 Screaming Trees

4-4-91 Phish

3-21-91 No Means No

3-26-91 The Posies / Cherry Poppin' Daddies

2-19-91 Alice in Chains / Pearl Jam (as Mookie Blaylock)

1-21-91 The Dirty Dozen Brass Band

1-18-91 Coffin Break / Detonators / Derelicts

1-11-91 Dharma Bums

11-23-90 D.O.A. / Detonators

11-9-90 Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 / Hell Cows

9-21-90 Sonic Explosion – Detonators / Oswald Five – O

8-4-90 Girl Trouble / Gas Huffer / Calamity Jane

7-21-90 Frightwig / Oswald Five – O

6-28-90 The Sun City Girls / Hell Cows / Mudwimin

5-26-90 Fugazi / Beat Happening / Calamity Jane

5-12-90 Vomit Launch / Dose / Uncle Charlie

4-27-90 Dharma Bums

4-13-90 Cherry Poppin ' Daddies (as Bad Daddies) / Sweaty Nipples / Oswald Five – O

3-22-90 D.O.A.

3-16-90 Dead Moon / Some Velvet Sidewalk

2-23-90 Detonators

1-28-90 No Means No / Snakepit

1980s

12-15-89 Dharma Bums

10-20-89 Snakepit

8-27-89 Mudhoney / Solomon Grundy / Snakepit

8-26-89 Rawheadrex / Crackerbash / Oswald Five –O

5-2-89 S.N.F.U. / Snakepit

4-31-89 Cherry Poppin' Daddies

4-9-89 ALL

2-19-89 The Untouchables

1-29-89 No Means No / Snakepit

5-13-88 Jim Carroll (spoken word)

3-5-88 Canned Heat

4-16-88 Dead Moon / Snakepit / The Flatlanders

3-16-88 Wavy Gravy

2-17-88 The Wailers

1-16-88 John Cale

11-10-87 Jim Carroll

10-1-87 Flaming Lips

9-17-87 New Riders of the Purple Sage

5-13-87 Concrete Blonde

9-18-86 Sun Ra

4-18-86 10,000 Maniacs

3-14-86 Elvin Bishop

3-19-86 Bill Evans

12-17-85 Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown

9-14-85 Junior Wells / Buddy Guy

4-19-85 Art Blakey

10-17-84 Dead Kennedy’s / The Wipers / E-13

12-18-83 Bud Shank / Shorty Rogers

11-11-83 Alan Ginsburg

10-18-83 Circle Jerks / Husker Du

5-3-83 Odetta

5-2-84 Black Flag / Nig Heist / Meat Puppets

4-21-83 Dead Kennedys

11-3-82 Country Joe McDonald

9-17-82 Fear

9-16-82 Herb Ellis

7-31-82 D.O.A.

5-27-82 Circle Jerks

2-28-82 Robert Cray Band

2-5-82 Pell Mell

5-28-81 Mothers of Invention

2-13-81 John Fahey

1-15-81 Taj Mahal

1-21-80 Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

7-2-80 Mose Allison

1970s

2-21-79 Yusef Lateef

8-10-78 Charlie Byrd Trio

 

 

 

 

 



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