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MOTHFEST 2024: Tribute to Dan Lamothe ft. Blitzkid, Dark Ride & Dog Party

May 31, 2024 to May 31, 2024
8:00 PM - 8:00 PM

About this event

Mothfest 2024 celebrates the life of beloved Santa Cruz musician Dan Lamothe with a special event featuring music from Blitzkid, Dark Ride and Dog Party, plus specialty drinks, raffles and more! Proceeds from ticket and raffle sales will go to local charities in Dans name.Friday, May 31stDoors: 7pm / Music: 8pm$15 in advance / $20 day of the show21+*Tickets on sale Friday, Feb. 2nd at 12 noon*BLITZKIDBlitzkid are a punk rock band from Bluefield, WV. Blitzkid were crucial in the development and spread of the style of music that came to be known as horrorpunk, and remain one of its leading exponents. The band is led by singer/bassist- Argyle Goolsby and singer/guitarist- TB Monstrosity. Formed in 1997, Blitzkid have released five indie and major label studio albums, appeared on numerous compilations and extensively toured nationally and internationally. DARK RIDEThe Bay Areas premiere Horror-Punk band, Dark Ride has quickly established a following with their melodic, punk-rock anthems influenced by the likes of The Misfits, AFI and Alkaline Trio. Since the release of their debut EP in 2021 has played all over the US and will soon be releasing their first full length record Blade Manor. The passion project of Santa Cruz native Emilio Menze (Stellar Corpses, Ambivalence, Plan 9).DOG PARTYDog Party is a California-based, indie rocknroll band, composed of sisters, Gwendolyn and Lucy Giles. Compared with bands like The Go-Gos, The Ramones, The White Stripes, and The Runaways, Dog Party establishes their own unique west coast sound with a dash of punk and a sprinkle of pop. With 6 records and extensive touring under their belts, Dog Party has been active since 2007. In fall of 2016, they were the Special Guests on Green Days Revolution Radio North American tour.

Map & Directions

Map & Directions

Moe's Alley, 1535 Commercial Way, Santa Cruz, California, United States