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Dark punk conceived during your hottest nightmares ..Songs of Love, Murder , Vengeance and Redemption
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Previous events

Crypticon Minnesota , 3 days of Celebs ,Movies , Vendors and Terror!!!!! Switchblade Saturdays are back performing Saturday Night Slaughter supporting local legends Die Ghost speaking of terror the final girls from Terrifier will be there amongst many of our other favorite horror icons ..come party with all of us and get your tickets now !!!!!

Labor Fest

Dave and Sally’s , 207 East Main St , Marshall Town

Here we go again!!!! Dave's & Sally’s and Electric Entertainment - bring to you Laborfest 3!!!! - 2 days of live music!!! All Ages🤘😁🤘

$10 gets you 🎟️

Presentation - projected video / images on display in court yard

Will there be food? 🍕 ✅ Will there be live music? 🎸 ✅ Will there be drinks? 🍻 ✅ Will there be local and surrounding talent that will melt your face? Hell Yeah!!!!!!! Click here to see info below ⬇️

Saturday 2pm Doors Open: ( bands are just listed as of now not in any order)

Agony Of Defeat 9 - 9:40 Forever Tormented 8 - 8:40 Plea Of The Sword 7 - 7:40 Dark Agenda 6 - 6:40 East Madison 5 - 5:40 On Hiatus 4 - 4:40 Heir Of Sorrow 3 - 3:40


Switchblade Saturdays 9 - 9:40 As For You 8 - 8:40 Led From Nowhere 7 - 7:40 Elision 6 - 6:40 YVNG Asmodeus 5 - 5:40 Ataraxis 4 - 4:40 Warfist 3 - 3:40 Monstrophe 2 - 2:40

More details coming soon - Can't wait to party with you all!!!

Switchblade Saturdays will be performing the finally at Midnight for Saturday Night Slaughter with special guests Grimmace , Elevated Sickness and more ..come for one of the best horror conventions in the area and see your favorite final girls like Heather Langenkamp / Nancy from Nightmare on Elm st among many monsters and then party the night away with us and all these other artists…get your tickets now and we will see you in Denver!!!!

The boy from Crystal Lake Actor / Musician Ari Lehman comes back to Des Moines with his band First Jason along side Switchblade Saturdays with special guests Heir of Sorrow and The Miscarriages..Tickets are $10 and only available at the doors ..Ari Lehman will be doing a meet and greet as well as photo opportunities with purchase of merchandise so get there early !!!

Saturday August 5th the prodigal son returns..just kidding it’s only Zarrie but it is his birth place and town that inspired American Pie / Day the music died ..come party with us as we support our friends and local head bangers War Fist with opening act Rings of Rhea ..don’t miss this hometown throw down $10 at the door -see you there 🔥🔥🔥

Dropout Kings

Lefty's Live Music, 2307 University Ave, Des Moines IA 50311

Dropout Kings with Switchblade Saturdays and special guests Night Bees , Safe Space and Orphic Illusion …all tickets purchased from Switchblade Saturdays will receive a limited edition Dropout Kings 3D horror mashup poster set free with purchase..all posters are signed by the artist and numbered ..get yours now while supplies last before there gone

Legacy Tattoo- Halloween Flash Day

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Legacy Tattoo , 3000 SE Grimes Blvd , Grime IA 50111

Switchblade Saturdays will be supporting Haunted Hollows in a rare acoustic performance..Tattooing will begin at 11 am and Music at 3pm HALLOWEEN FLASH DAY - Plenty of amazing Halloween flash tattoos to choose from & - Flash viewable at tent check-in •• - Pricing starting at $80 - First come, first serve (Call in appointments not accepted) - Tattoos by Mike, Broc, Nick, Chris Sullivan and special guests

Luna 13 and Switchblade Saturdays

Lefty's Live Music, 2307 University Ave, Des Moines IA 50311

Unfortunately this show has been CANCELED Cranial Nerve and Cleopatra Records presents: Luna 13 from LA bringing there original Black Acid Metal to Des Moines with Switchblade Saturdays and special guests Crisis Child , Jake’s Mistakes and On Hiatus.. The Iowa Satanic Church will be on hand and holding a black mass after the performances ..this is one crazy show you will want to see with your own eyes -This is a 21+ show all tickets purchased from site comes with a limited edition 3D Halloween Show Poster and Button ..Show poster is signed and numbered by the artist only 50 available

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Switchblade Saturdays NEWS

New song "Go From Here" debut along with a new Music Video!!! 

Today we are releasing a song we have been so excited to finally release, along with a world premiere music video at Recording Artists Guild.  This song is just a taste of whats to come.  Check it out on Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, etc.  Go buy it in our webstore and support!!
Be sure to like and subscribe to our Youtube channel and check out the new music video there too!!

More big things are coming.  Stay tuned!

Guitarist Philip in Major van accident September 7th, 2021 

For those who did not hear on September 7th 2021..our guitar player Philip was in a extremely bad accident on our way to our show in Iowa City ..He is banged up pretty good but is alive..a miracle is one word for it ..all of our gear was destroyed but all of that can be replaced..we had plans to surprise everyone with a show with our homies @iceninekills @woolysdm ..we won’t be performing but some of us will be in attendance supporting our friends..we will be taking September off to recoup but have big things in the works for October..keep moving and take nothing for granted- to our Death Choir we love you all-Zarrie,Phillip and Ben -knives Out!!

Show me where you hide your skeletons -Michael Graves 

Death Chior cat is out of the bag ;) We have been asked to support Michael Graves ex singer of the world famous Misfits on 2 dates of his When Worlds Collide Tour !!! We will be at Lefty's Live Music in Des Moines and Lookout Lounge in Omaha ..You do not want to miss these upcoming dates in April
Knives Out !!!