"Much as the scene did during its height, Emo Night has brought together hordes of like-minded people across the country to scream along to songs by the bands they grew up with."– Rolling Stone
Fresh off their massive one-year anniversary event, Emo Night LA: Taking Back Tuesday has announced that they will be hitting the road again in early 2016.
The three founders will be holding Taking Back Tuesday events in Toronto, San Diego and Atlanta for the first time, and will be returning to Portland and Seattle, with additional cities and dates to be announced.
Emo Night LA: Taking Back Tuesday has additionally announced they will not be holding their regular monthly Los Angeles event at The Echoplex in January 2016, instead they will be starting the popular monthly event back up on the first Tuesday of February.
For more information on Emo Night LA, please visit: facebook.com/emonightla. Heralded by Rolling Stone, LA Times, LA Weekly, Time Out LA and more, Emo Night is a monthly event that brings together people who share the love of emo rock music from the 90's, 2000's, and today.
It's an excuse to rock out and drink the night away with your best friends and make some new ones while singing along to the greatest songs of your teenage years, including tracks from the likes of Taking Back Sunday, Brand New, Saves The Day, New Found Glory, and Underoath, partnered with some old-school jams from Sunny Day Real Estate, Jets to Brazil, American Football, Jawbreaker and Death Cab For Cutie.
Each month, a different musician from the scene guest DJs at the event – previous DJs have been Mark Hoppus of Blink-182, Mikey Way of My Chemical Romance, Alex Gaskarth and Jack Barakat of All Time Low, The Wonder Years, FIDLAR, Jason Butler of letlive., Craig Owens of Chiodos, Tay Jardine of We Are The In Crowd, Marko DeSantis of Sugarcult, Jesse Mack Johnson of Motion City Soundtrack and more.
There have additionally been acoustic performances from Dashboard Confessional, The Used, The Movielife, The Spill Canvas, Have Mercy, Seahaven and more.
These talented artists, combined with a dedicated fan-following, has helped the event grow in size, leading it to draw over 2,000 people each night.
While the three founders of Emo Night LA originally set out to simply create a small get together of like-minded music lovers, the event has formed into more than just an extremely energetic party – Emo Night: Taking Back Tuesday is a community.
What used to just be a monthly event in Los Angeles has expanded to something much bigger. Simply put, Emo Night: Taking Back Tuesday is an experience you do not want to miss.
Upcoming Tour Dates
January 12 Lee's Palace Toronto, ON
January 26 Holocene Portland, OR
February 2 Echoplex Los Angeles, CA
February 9 The Casbah San Diego, CA
February 16 Crocodile Seattle, WA
February 23 Holocene Portland, OR
April 5 Echoplex Los Angeles, CA
April 19 Masquerade Atlanta, GA