Tokyo gig calendar / 東京ギグカレンダ

六本木ロックスの東京ギグカレンダ. Upcoming rock gigs in the greater Tokyo area. Keep an eye on this page to know what gigs are coming up.

Tony Dolan of Venom Inc and Jun Matsukawa of Sabbrabells on stage in Tokyo in Dec 2018. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

AUGUST 2019 / 八月

Saturday 3rd: Anthem at Blitz, Akasaka.

Monday 5th: Quor at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Friday 9th – Monday 12th: Yoshiki at Grand Hyatt, Roppongi.

Monday 12th: Boris at Fever, Shimokitazawa.

Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th: Nick Lowe at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

Wednesday 14th: Weezer at Toyosu PIT.

Friday 16th: Quor at Live Freak, Shinjuku.

Friday 16th – Sunday 18th: Summer Sonic with Red Hot Chili Peppers, B’z, Babymetal, Bring Me The Horizon, Rancid, The Damned, The 1975, Michael Monroe, The Birthday, Man With A Mission and many more at Makuhari Messe, Chiba.

Saturday 17th: Tachikawa Metal Fest with Quor and more at Rock Tower Babel, Tachikawa.

Monday 19th: Bring Me The Horizon at Studio Coast, Shinkiba.

Monday 19th: Rancid and The Interrupters at Toyosu PIT.

Monday 19th: The Bawdies and the telephones at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Wednesday 21st: The Mystery Lights, The Living Eyes, Flashlights and Mule Team at Three, Shimokitazawa.

Friday 23rd: Rolly at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Friday 23rd – Sunday 5th: Yoshiki at Grand Hyatt, Roppongi.

Saturday 24th: Hell Freezes Over at Wild Side, Shinjuku.

Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th: Metal Church at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Friday 30th: The Birthday at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Friday 30th: Evoken Fest with Alestorm, Grave Digger, Derdian and NorthTale in Tokyo. Venue TBA.

Saturday 31st: Evoken Fest with Alestorm, Grave Digger, Derdian and Bloodbound in Tokyo. Venue TBA.

Saturday 31st: The Weight Band (featuring members of The Band and The Levon Helm Band) and special guests Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett (guitarists of Little Feat) at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

Saturday 31st: envy and GEZAN at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Raven on stage in Tokyo in 2019. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

SEPTEMBER 2019 / 九月

Sunday 1st: The Weight Band (featuring members of The Band and The Levon Helm Band) and special guests Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett (guitarists of Little Feat) at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

Sunday 1st: NorthTale and Bloodbound in Tokyo. Venue TBA.

Tuesday 3rd: Sons of Chipotle (featuring John Paul Jones and Anssi Karttunen) at Pit In, Shinjuku.

Wednesday 4th: The Birthday at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Thursday 5th: Sons of Chipotle (featuring John Paul Jones and Anssi Karttunen) at Pit In, Shinjuku.

Friday 6th: Oliver Dawson Saxon at Zirco, Shinjuku.

Friday 6th: Future After A Second and Emerging From The Cocoon at Live House Gigs, Tsurumi, Yokohama.

Saturday 7th: Future After A Second and Emerging From The Cocoon at 7th Avenue, Yokohama.

Saturday 7th: Raw Power and Cripple Bastards at Earthdom, Okubo.

Sunday 8th: Raw Power and Cripple Bastards at El Puente, Yokohama.

Sunday 8th: Punk Lives! with Cockney Rejects, GBH, Brahman, Anger Flares, Beyond Hate and much more at Studio Coast, Shin-Kiba.

Monday 9th: GBH and Extinct Government at Antiknock, Shinjuku.

Monday 9th: Future After A Second and Emerging From The Cocoon at Babel, Tachikawa.

Tuesday 10th: Future After A Second and Emerging From The Cocoon at Antiknock, Shinjuku.

Wednesday 11th: Future After A Second and Emerging From The Cocoon at The Game, Shibuya.

Thursday 12th: Immolation, Broken Hope and Defiled at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Saturday 14th: Shinjuku Extreme with Gate, Butcher ABC and Parasitaro at Dues, Shinjuku.

Saturday 14th: From The Jam Starring Bruce Foxton at Duo Music Exchange, Shibuya.

Saturday 14th: Loudness, Myrath, Beast In Black and Nozomu Wakai’s Destinia/Metal Souls at Zepp DiverCity, Odaiba.

Sunday 15th: Hammerfall, Myrath, Beast In Black and Nozomu Wakai’s Destinia/Metal Souls at Zepp DiverCity, Odaiba.

Friday 20th: Mono at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Friday 20th: Feeder at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Saturday 21st: Magma at EX Theater, Roppongi.

Saturday 21st: Bloodaxe Festival with Knocked Loose, Merauder, Jesus Piece, Loyal To The Grave and more at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Saturday 21st – Sunday 22nd: Rolly at Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse.

Sunday 22nd: Jesus Piece at Antiknock, Shinjuku.

Monday 23rd: Merauder at Bush Bash, Koiwa, Edogawa.

Monday 23rd: Crossfaith, Atrey, Noisemaker and more at Studio Coast, Shinkiba.

Tuesday 24th: Apocalyptica at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Wednesday 25th: Crazy Lixx at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Thursday 26th: Manic Street Preachers and Asian Kung-Fu Generation at Zepp DiverCity, Odaiba.

Friday 27th: Manic Street Preachers and Asian Kung-Fu Generation at Toyosu PIT.

Barney and Shane Embury of Napalm Death on stage in Tokyo in 2019. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

OCTOBER 2019 / 十月

Tuesday 1st: Backyard Babies at Duo Music Exchange, Shibuya.

Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd: Turilli/Lione Rhapsody at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Saturday 5th: Brats at Club Aim, Ebisu.

Saturday 5th: Counterparts and Silent Planet at Antiknock, Shinjuku.

Saturday 5th: Savage Messiah at Kanda Myoujin Hall.

Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th: Riot at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Monday 7th and Tuesday 8th: Night Ranger at Showa Women’s University, Setagaya.

Tuesday 8th: Counterparts and Silent Planet at B.B. Street, Yokohama.

Tuesday 8th: Yokohama Extreme with Carnation, Necrophile, 100 Years War and Caassimolar at El Puente, Nishi-Yokohama.

Wednesday 9th: Counterparts and Silent Planet at Club Asia, Shibuya.

Wednesday 9th: The Get Up Kids at Tsutaya O-West, Shibuya.

Thursday 10th: The Birthday at Zepp DiverCity, Odaiba.

Saturday 12th: True North Festival with Crystal Lake, Adept, Sworn In, Loathe and more at Studio Coast, Shinkiba.

Tuesday 15th: Buckcherry and Jared James Nichols at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Friday 18th: Midnite City, The Blue Scream and more at Ruido K4, Shinjuku.

Saturday 19th: Waking The Cadaver at Jam, Nishieifuku.

Saturday 19th: Wildways at Wall, Hatsudai.

Sunday 20th: Wildways at Marz, Shinjuku.

Sunday 20th: Metallization with United, Saber Tiger and more at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd: Circus Maximus at Holiday, Shinjuku.

Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd: Fleshgod Apocalypse at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Thursday 24th – Saturday 26th: Legion of the Damned at Wild Side, Shinjuku.

Friday 25th and Saturday 26th: Claudio Simonetti’s Goblin at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Sunday 27th: Legion of the Damned at Club Edge, Roppongi.

Thursday 31st: Whitesnake at Tokyo International Forum, Yurakucho. POSTPONED!

Jake E Lee on stage in Tokyo in 2019. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

NOVEMBER 2019 / 十一月

Friday 1st: Black Flag at Club Seata, Kichijoji.

Saturday 2nd: Japanese Assault Fest with Exciter, Gama Bomb, Insanity Alert, Crisix and more at Club Seata, Kichijoji.

Sunday 3rd: Japanese Assault Fest with Gama Bomb, Xentrix, Insanity Alert, Crisix and more at Club Seata, Kichijoji.

Sunday 3rd: Black Flag at ReNY Alpha, Akabane.

Sunday 3rd: Eyehategod, Church of Misery and Black Rheno at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Sunday 3rd: NAMBA69 at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th: The Stranglers at WWW, Shibuya.

Monday 4th: Eyehategod, Church of Misery and Black Rheno at Dues, Shinjuku.

Tuesday 5th: The Stranglers at Tsutaya O-West, Shibuya.

Tuesday 5th: Ride at EX Theater, Roppongi.

Wednesday 6th: Soilwork, Rise To Fall and Blood Stain Child in Tokyo. Venue TBC.

Thursday 7th: Rise To Fall, Blood Stain Child and Disease of Our Age at Wild Side, Shinjuku.

Thursday 7th: Poison Idea, Systematic Death, Pile Driver and 鉄アレイ at FAD, Yokohama.

Thursday 7th: Anvil at Club Seata, Kichijoji.

Friday 8th: Anvil at Zirco, Shinjuku.

Friday 8th: Kalmah at ReNY Alpha, Akabane.

Friday 8th: Unlimited Black Air with Desecravity and Gigan at Wild Side, Shinjuku.

Sunday 10th: Poison Idea, Rocky & The Sweden, Crude and Kriegshog at Antiknock, Shinjuku.

Wednesday 13th: Candlemass at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Thursday 14th and Friday 15th: Emperor and Deafheaven at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th: Babymetal at Saitama Super Arena.

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th: Teenage Bottlerocket at Koenji High.

Sunday 17th: Internal Bleeding at Earthdom, Okubo.

Friday 29th: Generation Axe with Steve Vai, Yngwie Malmsteen, Zakk Wylde, Nuno Bettencourt and Tosin Abasi at Toyosu Pit.

Tony Dolan of Venom Inc and Mirai Kawashima of Sigh on stage in Tokyo. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

DECEMBER 2019 / 十二月

Monday 2nd: Halestorm at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th: Paul Gilbert at ReNY, Shinjuku.

Friday 6th: Opeth at Zepp, Odaiba.

Friday 6th: Thursday at Space Odd, Shibuya.

Wednesday 11th: KISS at Tokyo Dome.

 

JANUARY 2020 / 一月

Friday 10th: Demons at Club Que, Shimokitazawa.

Saturday 11th: Demons at Steak & Gig Silver Back, Yokohama.

Sunday 12th: Demons at Shojimaru, Kanda.

Monday 13th: Demons at Heaven’s Door, Sangenjaya.

Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th: Queen + Adam Lambert at Saitama Super Arena.

Tuesday 28th: Philip H. Anselmo and The Illegals, King Parrot and Palm at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Marty Friedman on stage in Shibuya in July 2019. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

FEBRUARY 2020 / 二月

Saturday 1st: Hugh Cornwell (ex-The Stranglers) at Duo Music Exchange, Shibuya.

Tuesday 11th: Bay City Rollers starring Leslie McKeown at Duo Music Exchange, Shibuya.

 

MARCH 2020 / 三月

Friday 20th and Saturday 21st: Knotfest Japan with Slipknot and more at Makuhari Messe, Chiba.