Clubs

In the wake of covid and its destruction or temporary closure of venues we are trying to figure out what is still running and what will be back soon.  In the meantime, these are the clubs with their links and former times.  Check the links to make sure if/when they are happening. The Calendar on the main page will have confirmed live events only.

Thanks to continuing community support DNA and Cat Club are still with us, but we lost others. Clubs with unknown status are getting *?* in their description. Please email us with corrections and information at submit@sfgoth.com

SAN FRANCISCO

 

Death Guild at DNA Lounge, Mondays.  Is the longest continuously running Goth Club in the US, and second longest running in the world. 

Club Interzone at F8 on Folsom first and third Tuesdays. Darkwave, electronic, dance.

Mantis at Cat Club Wednesdays. A BIPOC and All Gender focused fetish party.  

 

1984 at Cat Club every Thursday. 80's focused. Back room is underground 80s, goth, industrial, synth-pop, and more in music and video.

Strangelove at Cat Club on the First Fridays. Dark electro, Industrial, New Wave, Goth.

Nightshift at Cat Club on Second Fridays.  Synth, Darkwave, Post Goth, Industrial, and more…

Dancing Ghosts at Cat Club on every third Friday. SF's Darkwave Dance Party since 2007. Darkwave, Post-Punk,  Industrial, 80s, Deathrock.

Post Mortem at the Rumpus Room every fourth Friday. Classic and current post punk and death rock. 

Faith + Pornography (front room during Terra Nova) at Cat Club fourth Fridays. Decadent dark dance in the form of goth, post-punk, industrial, dark 80s, synth, deathrock, EBM, and more, from the cobweb classics to the new black. 

The Hanging Garden at Cat Club every 5th Friday.  Classic goth, new wave and synth pop dance party.

 

Club Gossip at Cat Club every second Saturday and special events. Synthpop, Goth and Electro in the front room & 80's Video Classics in the back.

Dark Shadows at Cat Club (irregular)​

Club Rhythm Zone, DNA Lounge (irregular). Old school industrial, old school EBM, new beat, Euro beat, classic Euro synth, agreppo, Euro acid house.

Turbodrive, DNA Lounge (irregular). Synthwave, retrowave, outrun, darksynth, cyberpunk, electro.

Batcave SF, at the Knockout (irregular). Deathrock, Goth, Post-Punk & Cumbia

EAST BAY

Mod Disco at Radio Bar (Oakland) on first Fridays. Spinning 80s Alternative dance, new wave, synth pop, freestyle

Dive Bar Confessional at Radio Bar (Oakland) on first Saturdays. Darkwave, post punk, dark electro, synth

Danse Macabre at Toot's Tavern (Crockett) on First Fridays. Spinning Goth, Darkwave, Post Punk, and Deathrock music for your dancing enjoyment, along with local artists vending. 

Rellik Goth Night at the Rellik Tavern (Benicia), Irregular. Free goth night

Death Guild (East Bay) Saturdays at *?*

Requiem at  *?* (currently online only) Goth, Post-punk, Deathrock, New Romantic.

SOUTH BAY

Shrine at the Caravan Lounge every second Thursday. Goth night, 21+. 

 

The Box at the Blue Lagoon (Santa Cruz) every Sunday night. Two rooms of Goth, Industrial, Darkwave, 80s, EBM, Noise.  21+

SACRAMENTO

New Wave Society at the Starlet Room at Harlow's. Second Saturdays *starting 9/11. Classic hits of the 80's, New Wave. 

Club Necromancy at Midtown Barfly every third Saturday. Goth, Industrial,  EBM, Dark Electro, SynthPop, New Wave *still virtual*

Club Séance, Midtown Barfly, Sacramento (monthly, 4th Saturdays; since 2015) *still virtual*

 

Absolution at Midtown Barfly on 5th Saturdays. A new Dark Wave - Post punk - Dark Electro - Goth Evening

Old classics to the present.*still virtual*

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