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. 

Gary Barden on stage with Michael Schenker Fest at Toyosu Pit in Tokyo. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rock

APRIL 2019 / 四月

Wednesday 3rd: Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band at Showa Women’s University Hitomi Memorial Hall, Setagaya.

Wednesday 3rd: Tim Christensen at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Friday 5th: Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band at Tokyo Dome City Hall.

Saturday 6th: Omnium Gatherum, Scar Symmetry, Orpheus Omega and Blood Stain Child at Koenji High.

Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th: Obscura, Jinjer and Nucleust at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Sunday 7th: Omnium Gatherum, Scar Symmetry, Orpheus Omega and Blood Stain Child at Space Odd, Daikanyama.

Sunday 7th: Metal Battle Japan with Hexvoid, Jasons, Rachel Mother Goose, Vanishing and more at Wild Side, Shinjuku.

Monday 8th: Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals, King Parrot and Palm at Liquidroom, Ebisu.

Thursday 11th and Friday 12th: The Marcus King Band at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

Friday 12th: Frozen Crown at Tsutaya O-West, Shibuya.

Saturday 13th: Eric Clapton at Nippon Budokan, Kudanshita.

Saturday 13th: Summoned by Giants, Floaters, Lifeblood, Worship Pain, Crash Syndrom, Bafomet, Mortify and Harappa at Moonstep, Nakano.

Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th: KAATO at Zirco, Shinjuku.

Saturday 13th: Metal on Metal Carnival with Desecravity, Apologist, Cry, Doormat, GxSxD, Invictus, Kandarivas and more at Wild Side, Shinjuku.

Sunday 14th: heaven in her arms, HELLCHILD, Abigail, Coffins, Vampillia and lantanaquamara at eggman, Shibuya.

Monday 15th: Eric Clapton at Nippon Budokan, Kudanshita.

Wednesday 17th: Jake E Lee’s Red Dragon Cartel at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Wednesday 17th: Eric Clapton at Nippon Budokan, Kudanshita.

Thursday 18th: Eric Clapton at Nippon Budokan, Kudanshita.

Thursday 18th: Koiwa Death Fest with Humiliation, Corbata, Bafomet and Chuushabari Konnyuu Buta at Bush Bash, Koiwa, Edogawa.

Friday 19th: Mari Hamada at Nippon Budokan, Kudanshita.

Saturday 20th: Eric Clapton at Nippon Budokan, Kudanshita.

Sunday 21st: Leaves’ Eyes and Anneke van Giersbergen’s Vuur at Shinjuku Blaze.

Tuesday 23rd: Flogging Molly at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Wednesday 24th: Descendents at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Wednesday 24th: Devdan, Asia Minor and Kidsway at El Puente, Yokohama.

Thursday 25th: Devdan, Asia Minor and Kidsway at Ao’z Bar, Katsushika.

Friday 26th: Devdan and Asia Minor at Moonstep, Nakano.

Friday 26th: Yokohama Extreme with Zamak, Caassimolar and more at El Puente, Yokohama.

Friday 26th-Sunday 28th: Europe at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Saturday 27th: Shinjuku Extreme with Zamak, Anatomia, Deadly Spawn and Invictus at Dues, Shinjuku.

Sunday 28th: Devdan, Asia Minor and Kidsway at Wall, Hatsudai.

Monday 29th: Devdan, Asia Minor and Kidsway at Machida Classix, Machida.

Monday 29th: Shibuya Metal Kai Fest with United, Sex Machineguns, Hell Freezes Over, Survive, Thousand Eyes, Phantom Excaliver, Cocobat and more at Cyclone and Garret, Shibuya.

Tuesday 30th: Devdan, Asia Minor and Kidsway at 20,000v, Koenji.

Tom Araya of Slayer on stage at Loud Park in 2017. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

MAY 2019 / 五月

Wednesday 1st: Kidsway at Moonstep, Nakano.

Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th: Godiego at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

Sunday 5th – Tuesday 7th: Christopher Cross at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

Thursday 9th: Tobias Sammet’s Avantasia at Blitz, Akasaka.

Thursday 9th and Friday 10th: Hypocrisy and Kataklysm at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Sunday 11th: Coven, Apologist, Moth in Lilac and more at Antiknock, Shinjuku.

Wednesday 15th: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds at Makuhari Messe Event Hall, Chiba.

Wednesday 15th: Melvins at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Thursday 16th and Friday 17th: The Immediate Family (Danny Kortchmar, Waddy Wachtel, Leland Sklar, Russ Kunkel, Steve Postell) at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

Friday 17th: Marco Mendoza at Club Edge, Roppongi.

Saturday 18th: Marco Mendoza at Shinsekai 9, Nishiazabu.

Saturday 18th: Outrage at Cutup Studio, Shibuya.

Sunday 19th: Betraying The Martyrs, Boris The Blade and From Sorrow To Serenity at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Tuesday 21st: Black Earth at Stream Hall, Shibuya.

Wednesday 22nd: Todd Rundgren at Sumida Triphony Hall.

Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd: Black Earth at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Tuesday 28th: Alcatrazz at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Tuesday 28th: Buck-O-Nine, Left Alone and more at ABC Hall, Shinjuku.

Friday 31st: Alcatrazz at Tsutaya O-East, Shibuya.

Friday 31st: Loudness at Zepp Toko, Odaiba.

Friday 31st: DevilDriver at Duo Music Exchange, Shibuya.

Marty Friedman on stage in Tokyo in October 2018. Photo: Stefan Nilsson, Roppongi Rocks

JUNE 2019 / 六月

Saturday 1st: Impellitteri at Toyosu PIT.

Friday 7th: Rhapsody of Fire at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th: Thunder at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

Monday 10th: Lucifer at Club Quattro, Shibuya.

Wednesday 12th: Suffocation at Duo  Music Exchange, Shibuya.

Thursday 13th: Be The Wolf at WWW, Shibuya.

Saturday 15th: The Faceless, Aversions Crown, Eviscerate The Crown and Gotsu Totsu Kotsu at Earthdom, Shinjuku.

Saturday 15th: Decapitated, Dagoba, World End Man and In For The Kill at Club Seata, Kichijoji.

Sunday 16th: Decapitated, Dagoba and World End Man at Garret, Shibuya.

Friday 21st: Head Phones President at The Doors, Hatsudai.

Sunday 23rd: Girlschool, Venom Inc, Survive, Hell Freezes Over, Sabbat and The Babes at Club Seata, Kichijoji.

Friday 28th and Saturday 29th: Babymetal at Yokohama Arena, Yokohama.

Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th: Terry Reid at Billboard Live, Roppongi.

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

JULY 2019 / 七月

Saturday 6th: Darkness Rising Feast with Belphegor, Taake, Ame Noire, Bölzer and Christ Dismembered at Garret, Shibuya.

Sunday 7th: Darkness Rising Feast with Belphegor, Taake, Ame Noire, Bölzer and Christ Dismembered at Cyclone, Shibuya.

Friday 12th: Lovebites at EX Theater, Roppongi.

Friday 12th and Saturday 13th: Samiam in Tokyo (venue TBA).

Saturday 13th: Cryptopsy and Neuroticos at Daikanyama Unit.

 

AUGUST 2019 / 八月

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

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

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.

Friday 25th – Sunday 27th: Yoshiki at Grand Hyatt, Roppongi.

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.

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

SEPTEMBER 2019 / 九月

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

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

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

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

Saturday 21st: Bloodaxe Festival with Merauder and more at Club Citta, Kawasaki.

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

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

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

OCTOBER 2019 / 十月

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

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

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

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

NOVEMBER 2019 / 十一月

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

JANUARY 2020 / 一月

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