As mentioned, punk festival Damaged City returns to various DC venues April 5-8 with Turnstile, Limp Wrist, Radioactivity, The Flex, Warthog, Rixe, Wildhoney, Primal Rite, Free, Red Death, Razorbumps, and more. Ahead of the fest, the Damaged City organizers have made a playlist of bands playing, and we're premiering that below.

We're also giving away a pair of tickets to a show of your choice, including the pre-show on 4/5 headlined by Turnstile, the main show on 4/6 headlined by Radioactivity, the main show on 4/7 headlined by Limp Wrist, and more.

Enter on Facebook by leaving a comment with your show of choice. A winner will be chosen at random and contacted with more info. Good luck!

Here's the full schedule:


Thursday, April 5th
Pre Show / Turnstile (Record Release) at All Souls Unitarian Church
$5: 6pm Doors / 7pm Show

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


Friday, April 6th
Main Show at The Black Cat
$25: 6pm Doors / 7pm Show

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


Friday, April 6th
Late Show at The Black Cat
$15: 11pm Doors / 12pm Show

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


Saturday, April 7th, 2018
Main Show at The Black Cat
$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)


Saturday, April 7th
After Show at The Black Cat
$15: 11pm Doors / 12pm Show

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


Sunday, April 8th
Art Show at Hole in the Sky
Details TBA

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



Sunday, April 8th
Main Show at The Black Cat
$15: 7:30pm Doors / 8pm Show

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


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