CHAINRANK live at Damaged City Fest 2014, by Angela Owens

DC punk fest Damaged City 2018 details [UDPATE]

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Following our two interviews with Damage City Fest’s organizers (HERE and HERE), we are incredibly excited to announce the first round of bands for Damaged City 2018 in Washington, DC, the 6th annual festival slated for April 5th-8th weekend next year!

UPDATE, February 23rd: The full line-up has beed announced. All the main shows and after shows will take place at The Black Cat. The pre-show will be at All Souls Unitarian Church and will also be Turnstile’s record release show. The matinee art show will take place at Hole in the Sky. This year’s highlights include LIMP WRIST who will be playing in DC for the first time in 12 years, Maryland’s TURNSTILE debuting their new record, Texas boys RADIOACTIVITY featuring Jeff Burke from THE MARKED MEN, KATASTROF from Sweden featuring members of TOTALITÄR & HERÄTYS,  THE FLEX & ARMS RACE from the UK, RIXE from France, a rare appearance by New York’s BROWN SUGAR and many more!!! GET YOUR TICKETS HERE. RSVP HERE.

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April 5th, 2018 / Thursday – Pre Show / Turnstile Record Release / @ All Souls Unitarian Church / 1500 Harvard St. NW / $5 / 6pm Doors / 7pm Show

Turnstile (MD) “Time & Space Release Show!
Unified Right (FL)
Red Death (DC)
Razorbumps (TX)
Dress Code (TX)
Bacchae (DC)

April 6th, 2018 / Friday – Main Show / @ The Black Cat / 1811 14th St. NW / $25 / 6pm Doors / 7pm Show

Radioactivity (TX)
Brown Sugar (NY)
Katastrof (Sweden)
Blood Pressure (PA)
Wildhoney (FRI)
Firewalker (MA)
Nosebleed (VA)
Rashomon (DC)

April 6th, 2018 / Friday – After Show / @ The Black Cat / 1811 14th St. NW / $15 Door / 11pm Doors / 12pm Show

The Flex (UK)
Diztort (CA)
Skourge (TX)
Enforced (VA)

April 7th, 2018 / Saturday – Main Show / @ The Black Cat / 1811 14th St. NW / $35 / 3pm Doors / 3:30pm Show

Limp Wrist (IL/CA/MA) – First DC show in 12 years!
Arms Race (UK)
Rixe (France)
Exotica (NY)
No Time (PA)
Aggression Pact (MA/VA)
Odd Man Out (WA)
Free (MA)
Abuse of Power (GA)
Guilt Parade (DC)
Illusion (NY)
Substance (NC)
BiB (NE)
Drool (GA)
Open Your Eyes (DC/MA)

April 7th, 2018 / Saturday – After Show / @ The Black Cat / 1811 14th St. NW / $15 Door / 11pm Doors / 12pm Show

D.O.C. (DC)
Witchtrial (DC)
Blacksage (NY)
Neolithic (MD)

April 8th, 2018 / Sunday – Art Show / Hole in the Sky / 2110 5th St. NW 2nd. Floor / $TBA / Time TBA


Pobreza Mental (NY)
Laika’s Orbit (MA)
Blue Streak (DC)

Alex Heir
Bonner Sale
Luis Ponce
Bad Penny + Mobshit
Angela Owens
David English
Dilek Baykara
Antonia Tricarico
Stephen Schrock
Dakota Baeta
Mateo Cartagena
Indie Jimenez
Cecilia Caldiera
Anahi Gulian
KC Oden
Darin Acosta
Amelia Mayeski
James Haichwai
Camila Leao
Kohei Urakami
Sarah Lock
Chrisi Atha
Eric Gabriel
Cris Crude
Michelle Roberts
Allan Barnes
Eric Gordon

Tattoos by: Gustavo Bacellar

April 8th, 2018 / Sunday – Main Show / The Black Cat / 1811 14th St. NW / $15 / 7:30pm Doors / 8pm Show

Warthog (NY)
Katastrof (Sweden)
Primal Rite (CA)
Blank Spell (PA)

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