Halloween is almost upon us and there are a number shows across the state that should be on your radar for the weekend!
Friday the 27th kicks off with Halloween Horror Camp 3 in Massachusetts presented by Disc Jam. This show features the bands wearing “musical costumes;” each band does a full set covering their favorite artists. Catch bands like lespecial, Roots of Creation, and Formula 5 performing the works of Primus, Rage Against the Machine, and Phish Respectively. Event link, Tickets, doors at 10:00 am
That same night is Woodhenge Halloween 2017 at Woodhenge Sustainability. Catch artists like Astro Collective, Gnarc, Intrepid Travelers, Kluster Punk, and Son of a Bitch Mobile. Costumes are highly encouraged at this event! Event link, Limited tickets available at gate, doors at 6:00 pm
On Saturday the 28th, watch Halloween: tributes to Motorhead/Sonics/Led Zeppelin/Danzig/Cure at Mohawk Place (Buffalo, NY). Bands in performance will be Spacelord, Iron Fist, Shanzig (featuring members of Governess and Soul Butchers and friends), members of Orations and friends, and Johnny & the Man Kids, minus Johnny. Event link
Also on the 28th is The LateShip II – Halloween Costume Party Cruise with Dutch Apple Cruises in Albany, NY. Costumes are a must at this event! Listen to live music by The LateShift and Dark Honey as you mingle in costume. Event link, Tickets, doors at 6:00 pm
Those around Troy, NY on Saturday night should head to Hartley’s Halloween. Hartley’s Encore is going to be gracing the night with the funk of forty thousand years. Winner and runner-up of the costume contest win a prize! Event link, doors at 8:00 pm
In New York City, see Lespecial VII: Halloween Night at Brooklyn Bowl. In addition to host band Lespecial, you can hear performances from Zion I, The Funk Knuckles, and Horizon Wireless. “Halloween night in Brooklyn NY we turn the legendary Brooklyn Bowl into a psychedelic, haunted circus for #lespectacle, a Pagan inspired multi-media mini-fest.” Event link, Tickets, doors at 6pm