Favorite

Oakland Metro Operahouse is a large warehouse venue that books mostly punk, metal, and hardcore acts. It's also home to Hoodslam, the monthly wrestling event, and the famed variety show Tourettes Without Regrets, which features slapstick comedy, meat-hurling contests, formidable freestyle battles, spoken-word poetry, and dirty haiku — usually to sold-out crowds.

Tags: ,

Upcoming Events

  • Manarchy (Live Variety)

    • Sat., Oct. 21, 9 p.m.
  • The Pancakes & Booze Art Show (Art Galleries)

    • Fri., Oct. 27, 8 p.m. & 2 a.m. -$10 Cover at the door - $13 Line Jumper Ticket
    • Buy Tickets
  • The Templars Record Release Party (Rock & Pop)

    • Sat., Oct. 28, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. $15 / $20
    • Buy Tickets
  • Hoodslam (Live Variety)

    • First Friday of every month, 9 p.m. $20

Related Stories

  • At Manarchy, Male Strippers and Social Subversion Get Weird with Each Other

    At Manarchy, Male Strippers and Social Subversion Get Weird with Each Other

    The all-male burlesque show offers an alternative perspective on societal expectations of men.
    • Oct 18, 2017
  • Cold Beat Changes the Tempo

    Cold Beat Changes the Tempo

    After several lineup switches, the members of celebrated Bay Area punk band Cold Beat find their groove as collaborators and evolve towards a more electronic sound.
    • Feb 10, 2016
  • Heavy Brethren

    Heavy Brethren

    The connection between the metal communities of Portland and Oakland.
    • Jan 22, 2014
  • Bringing the Party to Oakland Pride

    Bringing the Party to Oakland Pride

    Event production company fiveTEN Oakland is trying to change the music and party scene for Oakland's LGBTQ community.
    • Aug 28, 2013
  • Walnut Creek's Wonder Boys

    Walnut Creek's Wonder Boys

    Three pop-punk bands — This Time Next Year, Set Your Goals, and The Story So Far — discuss the scene in the East Bay suburb.
    • Nov 21, 2012
  • More...

Reviews/comments (7)

Showing 1-7 of 7

Add a review

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-7 of 7

Add a review


Roll over stars and click to rate.

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.

Map

Calendar

Most Popular Stories

© 2017 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation