Siam Underground Vol. 1


November is looking absolutely crazy! the first weekend of the month stuffs six big shows into just two days, including Palm, Archgoat and the black/death metal super group Sinsaenum. check out the below posters for more info.

God Beheading Sat 3rd Nov
Hollywood Ratchada Soi 4

Finnish blackened death metal band, Archgoat will headline this night of the occult. Also playing is Anatomia a doom/death metal band from Japan and Surrender of Divinity, a Thai death metal band who played from 1996 to 2014 and reformed this year.

Palm Sat 3rd Nov
Brownstone On Nut

Palm from Japan have been described as dark hardcore, thrash and metalcore but one thing is for sure they are heavy and fast! With amazing local warm up acts this is a must see for any hardcore fan!

Necrowretch Sat 3rd Nov
Immortal Bar

The French death metal band, Necrowretch will be playing the Immortal Bar. Local metal bands The Rot and Past of The Pain will be opening up the show.

BNK 44 Sat 3rd Nov
Thamasat Uni

If you need some punk this Saturday then this is the show for you. You can read more about the first show earlier this year on our blog "Punks speaking their mind in Bangkok".

Link coming soon

Melodius Deite Sun 4th Nov
Parking Toys

Melodic power metal band, Melodius Deite will be playing Parking Toys along with Iron Attack and Yama-B from Japan, Neverland from Thailand and Nacarbide expat Japanese living here in Thailand.

Sinsaenum Sun 4th Nov

This black/death metal supergroup combines members from The US, France and Hungary. the band goes back a long time with one member being a member of the classic English band DragonForce.

Vapah Taja Fri 9th Nov
Immortal Bar

Finnish crust-punks Vapah Taja will play Immortal bar along with a great local line up including the brand new band Of Victims And Prey, The Lunatix and probably the best known hardcore punks in town License to Kill!

Salvation Metal Fest III Sat 10th Nov

Salvation Metal fest will feature the American Black metal band UADA bringing their version old school metal darkness to the Siam underground scene. Also legendary Brain Dead from Malaysia will perform for their second show in Thailand. More bands to be announced soon.

The Riffs Sat 10th Nov
Rolling Live 3, Pattaya

The Riffs are probably one of the best cover bands for classic punk in Thailand at the moment. if you need some Sex Pistols, Ramones, or a great cover of The Undertones, Teenage Kicks, then this is the band for you. The Riffs are also working on their own stuff, and I for one can't wait to see what they come up with. If you are in Pattaya on 10th Nov then head down Soi 8! 

Underground Rising #2 Sat 10th Nov
Baan Bar

The Greed will celebrating the launch of their new CD along with some friends. Go check out The Greed, Jimmy Revolt, The Die Hards and Chaos Of Society and more for only 100 baht!

Overhead Fest 4 Sun 11th Nov
Walk In Rama 2

This is a very impressive line up of local bands playing beatdown, hardcore, post hardcore, metalcore and more. This show is also to raise money for a dog charity which is a great cause in Bangkok, go watch a load if bands and he'll out some dogs.

Silence Marshmallows Mon 12th Nov
Landinlanrinsura near JJ

The second instalment of Silence Marshmallows is here and this time in Bangkok. The first show in Ratchaburi was put on by the Ratchaburi punks and was a lot of fun. What a great way to get over a Monday by going out and watching some of the best punk bands in town.

Banana Fest Sat 17th Nov
Fortune Sky Arena

One of the biggest alternative shows of the year is back again and again with an absolutely massive lineup. Loads of local favourites will be playing including Ebola, probably the most famous alternative bands in Thailand and also Dagger from Hong Kong will be flying in. You might recognise the name Dagger as Riz, founder of Unite Asia is in the band.

Rabid Dog Promotions presents Punk/HC/Thrash show Sat 17th Nov
Immortal Bar

Metalcore, hardcore and more punk bands will come together for another great local lineup. Monument X, who recently opened for Judge will be playing as well as Murder Bizkitz who recently released a new CD.

Samut Prakan Hardcore Fest 2 Sat 24th Nov

Another huge list of excellent local hardcore bands coming together to create what should be a fantastic event. Check Whispers, Monument X, Depressed and a lot more.

Link coming soon

Polyphia with Marty Friedman Band Sun 25th Nov
RCA Live House

Get ready for a heavy night of progressive guitar riffs and old school Metal solos. Polyphia is an up and coming progressive rock act from Dallas, Texas and their special guest is the one and only legendary former member of Megadeth and Cacophony Marty Friedman. The show also features the Thai Champion of Overdrive guitar Thanwa "The Toys" Boonsoongnern.

Lookin Up (NZ) Tues 27th Nov

This three piece NZ band came  out of the Aotearoa hardcore scene and been endlessly playing shows. They have a really punchy sound with depth and meaning to their lyrics.