Past Events & Notable Bands

A list of notables shows from 1974-2016 (compiled by WOW Hall Volunteers Adam Glogauer and Chris Mettler)

2010s

​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
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
10-18-84 Dead Kennedy’s / The Wipers
12-18-83 Bud Shank / Shorty Rogers
11-11-83 Alan Ginsburg
10-18-83 Circle Jerks / Husker Du
5-3-83 Odetta
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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