Club Nights

Recurring dark club nights in Pittsburgh.

Thursdays

  • Coven (Weekly on Thursdays): Various DJs spin a variety of dark musical styles at Belvedere’s in Lawrenceville. (Night founded Jan. 2018.)
  • Treasure: Dreampop/Ethereal Night (Monthly on Thursdays): Ethereal, synthwave and downtempo night featuring DJs Amadea and Futurism with two live musical performances. Monthly on Thursdays (week  varies) at Howler’s in Bloomfield. (Night founded Jan. 2017.)

Fridays

  • Second Skin (Third Friday of every other month): DJs erica scary, huck finn, and a.grey spin ’80s post-punk, deathrock, and minimal synth. Brillobox in Lawrenceville, 10:30pm-2am, 21+, free before 11/$3 after. (Night founded Jan. 2015.)
  • Midian (Last Fridays): DJ Hiem and DJ Impulse spin  new EBM, goth, and industrial as well as classics. Cattivo in Lawrenceville, 9pm-2am, 21+. (Night founded April 2018.) On hiatus for winter 2019.

Saturdays

  • Requiem (First Saturdays): DJ Crashzer0 and DJ Eclipse spin goth, synthpop, darkwave, EBM, post-punk, futurepop, dark trance, dark alternative, electro-industrial, electroclash, dark mashup, etc. on the first Saturday of every month at Cattivo in Lawrenceville. (Night founded July 2016.)
  • Haven (Second Saturdays)DJ Crashzer0 and DJ Eclipse spin goth and industrial on the second Saturday of every month at Brewer’s Bar in Lawrenceville. (Night founded Dec. 2018.)
  • Evolution (Third Saturdays): The Outlaw DJ Josey and DJ Rezonate spin coldwave, darkwave, goth, industrial, and Synthpop on the second Saturday of every month at Cattivo in Lawrenceville. (Night founded Feb. 2017.) On hiatus for winter 2019.
  • Fetish 101 (Four times a year, on Saturdays): Introduction to kink party, featuring dark dance tunes, held quarterly on a Saturday at Cruze in the Strip District. (Night founded April 2014.)
  • Routine Lights: An indie/post-punk dance party held occasionally at Spirit in Lawrenceville. Features DJs erica scary, huck finn, kelly fasterchild, and a.grey. (Night founded Nov. 2018.)

(For a listing of regular dark club nights of Pittsburgh’s past, see Club Nights of Yore.)