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Afterbirth Cartoons w/ Dad Bods and Mumbumper

Doors: 6:30 PM
$10
18+

Afterbirth Cartoons is a punk trio formed by Alvah (xe/they guitar/vocals), Galatea Clementine (she/her, bass, vocals), and Mathaniel (they/them, drums/vocals) and blends classic punk influences like Dead Kennedys, The Vaselines, and Meat Puppets with modern-day, stoner, genderqueer irreverent songs.

Crucible Karaoke - Monday

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
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Cancelled - The SoapGirls return to Crucible! w/ Renegaten

Doors: 7:00 PM
$12/$15
21+

The SoapGirls agent failed to get them visas in time, so this show and the rest of their first week, have been cancelled. We'll refund presales, and we'll see if we do anything this night. Super bummed.

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent. This event is replacing our cancelled SoapGirls show.

Words with Nerds: Pride Edition

Doors: 6:30 PM
$10 advance, $15 door, $5 student discount
21+

Join us on Thursday, June 20 for a special Pride Edition of Words with Nerds, a great show for information sponges who love to laugh! Words with Nerds mixes TED Talks with stand-up by bringing together local specialists and comedians...

Rapid Fire 12: Lose Yourself

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Hardcore Movement & Tre Point Five Present:
Rapid Fire 12:
$5 cover 21+ (ID Required)
9:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Selektas (Not In Order):
PHYSICILL & TANTRA
DJ ACEY
DIVA D
BRENT SIN
TRE POINT FIVE
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Attention! Attention! Calling...

Vivian Lark Presents: Cabaret Noir

Doors: 8:00 PM
$12
21+

Vivian Lark the Seductive Songstress presents Cabaret Noir, a 90 minute cabaret show featuring professional Madison-area performers. An elegant evening of burlesque entertainers and vocalists with live accompaniment. Song selections include English and German pieces and explore themes of decadence...

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Doors: 11:00 PM
$8, $13 under 21
18+

Why not give yourself over to absolute pleasure? You're worth it. Crucible welcomes you to join us for a raucous and decadent showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, with a live shadow cast performance by Madison's own Velvet Darkness...

DJ Slugo

Doors: 10:00 PM
20/25
21+

DJ Slugo returns to Madison WI for a Chicago jack clinic on the earth-shaking Danley Sound Labs rig.

Support from Brian Gillespie as Starski, co-founder of Databass Records, and Simon D, a Madison favorite.

Cancelled - Crucible Cards, Crafts, and Games

Doors: 12:00 Noon
none
All Ages

Our game day is cancelled this month - our hosts have been called out of town, and we're prepping for Dana's fundraiser - which you should come to! It will return in July.

Dana for Dane Campaign Fundraiser Show

Doors: 5:00 PM
$20 suggested donation
21+

DANA for DANE Campaign Fundraiser Show

Dana Pellebon is a respected and beloved figure in our community. Her career is marked by her unwavering dedication to social justice, community activism, and the arts. We are thrilled to show support for...

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Crucible Karaoke

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
Brain Monkeys Media uses the Show ID: SPIKE.
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New Moon Burlesque

Pride Edition
Doors: 6:30 PM
$10
21+

Enya Dreams and Anita Spanx present New Moon Burlesque: A Beginner / Intermediate Burlesque Revue! New Moon provides opportunities for those interested in trying burlesque for the first time and helps shape newer performers into seasoned entertainers! And guess what...

Insidious: Sin Eater

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

EBM Worldwide and Crucible present:
Insidious: Sin Eater
June 27th
$5 cover, 21+, 9 PM doors
Join us for a night of hard dance, dark psy, goth, and industrial music while you immerse yourself in the darkness!
Featuring live DJ...

Deviance

Doors: 9:00 PM
$10 in gear, $20 street clothes
21+

This is a NO PICTURES OR RECORDINGS OF ANY KIND ALLOWED event. This includes the dungeon, taproom, patio, AND bathrooms. This also includes selfies. There are no exceptions!

Deviance is a 21+ monthly fetish/BDSM event hosted every 4th Friday at...

FANG

Doors: 8:30 PM
$10
21+

Fang is a space where furries, pups, and LGBTQ+ individuals can come together throughout Wisconsin. We have furry DJs playing dance music late into the night. It’s a space where all outfits, like fursuits and any type of costume or...

The Rocky Horror Picture Show - Matinee

Doors: 1:00 PM
$8, $13 under 21
18+

What better way to wrap up Pride month than with a rare matinee showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show? 1:00 PM doors, 2:00 PM show. We'll keep it nice and dark in the club, so 2 will seem like...

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Crucible Karaoke

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
Brain Monkeys Media uses the Show ID: SPIKE.
You can pre-search your...

Goth AF on the 4th of July

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

What a perfect day for a black celebration. Join us for a night of new and classic dark dance music.  DJs Bandit and Samogon, with the very spookiest of our go-go performers.

Helion Prime, AfterTime, Queen of Dreams

Doors: 7:00 PM
$15/$20
18+

Join Helion Prime, AfterTime, and Queen of Dreams for an evening of symphonic and power metal!

7:00 PM doors, 8:00 PM show, 18+, $15 advance, $20 day of

Helion Prime:
Helion Prime was formed in 2014 based out of Sacramento...

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Crucible Karaoke

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
Brain Monkeys Media uses the Show ID: SPIKE.
You can pre-search your...

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Crucible Karaoke

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
Brain Monkeys Media uses the Show ID: SPIKE.
You can pre-search your...

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Crucible Karaoke

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
Brain Monkeys Media uses the Show ID: SPIKE.
You can pre-search your...

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Crucible Karaoke

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
Brain Monkeys Media uses the Show ID: SPIKE.
You can pre-search your...

Lucid Tuesday

Doors: 9:00 PM
$5
21+

Every Tuesday, 8Hertz & Crucible Madison present a rotating selection of local electronic talent.

Crucible Karaoke

Doors: 6:00 PM
None
21+

The doors open at 6 and we start singing at 6:30.

Brain Monkeys Media's karaoke is proudly powered by Songbooks Online. Download the Songbooks Online app here: http://songbooksonline.com
Brain Monkeys Media uses the Show ID: SPIKE.
You can pre-search your...

Blades of Steel 4 - Day 1

Doors: 6:00 PM
varies - see ticket site
18+

Blades of Steel Metal Festival 4.0 will consist of some classic 80's metal bands along with some great up and coming newer bands - many headlines now announced, a few coming soon, many more bands in the full roster!

Cirith...

Blades of Steel 4 - Day 2

Doors: 2:00 PM
varies - see ticket site
18+

Blades of Steel Metal Festival 4.0 will consist of some classic 80's metal bands along with some great up and coming newer bands - many headlines now announced, a few coming soon, many more bands in the full roster!

Cirith...

Blades of Steel 4 - Day 3

Doors: 2:00 PM
varies - see ticket site
18+

Blades of Steel Metal Festival 4.0 will consist of some classic 80's metal bands along with some great up and coming newer bands - many headlines now announced, a few coming soon, many more bands in the full roster!

Cirith...