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Tickets on sale for 4/17 Sheer Mag & More!

By Taimur | April 13, 2017

Tickets are on sale now for the show next Monday featuring Sheer Mag, Green Dreams, and Escuela! $10 online, $12 at the door Tickets here: http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1444234?utm_source=fbTfly&utm_medium=ampOfficialEvent More info here: https://ithacaunderground.org/event/sheermag2017/

Free Show! Saturday! Snail Mail, Lady D, and Kyra Skye!

By Taimur | April 13, 2017

Come see a great FREE show this Saturday up at Ithaca College! Doors at 7:30 PM! https://ithacaunderground.org/event/snailmail/

First Pet, Zero Mean, Sunken Cheek, Motorcyclez tonight!

By Bubba Crumrine | April 8, 2017

8PM doors! All ages as always.

Naked Noise #8 Saturday!

By Bubba Crumrine | March 29, 2017

Ithaca’s premier experimental music event Naked Noise returns, with this annual large ensemble of improvised ritual drone featuring Sarah Hennies, Michael Stark, Josh Oxford, Heather Fae, Beau Mahadev, Chris Knight, members of The Kraken Quartet, Ithaca New Music Collective, Tender Cruncher, BRIAN!, No-Comply, otodojo, MONKI, Lady D & The Shadow Spirits, Monolith, and What Nerve.…

Kayo Dot, Sulaco join 1FEST!

By Bubba Crumrine | March 28, 2017

The phenomenal and ever-changing Kayo Dot have just been added to the Saturday, May 27th main stage of 1FEST-Ithaca (along with Syracuse’s Technical Ecstacy) and Sulaco joining their friends in Die Choking and Artificial Brain for Friday’s headliners. Tickets on sale now! More info here.  

Ava Luna & Oshwa this Saturday, March 18th!

By Bubba Crumrine | March 14, 2017

Fanclub & IU collab on this amazing night of heady art pop and more. Just $5!  Details here.

1FEST Ithaca announced

By Bubba Crumrine | March 14, 2017

1FEST (aka One Fest) returns to Ithaca this year, now Friday night and all-day Saturday, featuring two stages of grind, hardcore, & noise, including Wormrot (Singapore), Die Choking, Disparo! (Australia), Escuela, Ascend/Descend, Death Vacation, Ides, Peter J Woods, Climax Denial, Plagues, No Heat and more. Check out video & audio here. BUY TICKETS NOW

We’re 68% to our $2000 donor goal on GiveGab!

By Bubba Crumrine | February 28, 2017

Good morning Ithaca! We’re close – so close – to meeting our $2000 goal for our February Fundraiser. Every bit helps and if you don’t have dollars to share — text, post, share and let the world know your story and what Ithaca Underground means to you! GIVE VIA GIVEGAB  

Queer Sounds Ithaca + Ithaca Underground: Jason Kahn, Sarah Hennies, Ben Owen

By Lisa Laffend | February 28, 2017

Jason Kahn’s performances explore the physical and spiritual limits of breath, stretching the voice to its breaking point. The disintegration of each vocal gesture leads to the next, creating a structure where what remains with each evacuating breath creates a context for the entire piece. In partnership with Queer Sound Ithaca.

Benjaminito: A Work in Progress

By Lisa Laffend | February 18, 2017

Benjamin Torrey, 26, sits in a rain-soaked chair under an umbrella in the backyard of The Westy. He’s wearing a black Pinkwash shirt and grey cut-offs. He’d wanted to go to a bar since he works from home and so “I’m not stuttering and talking about self-harm in front of college students eating bagels or…