The Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival will take over Las Vegas this Memorial Day weekend, and you can expect all sorts of punk rock insanity. We have searched through the entire lineup and picked five acts that you should check out. Single day tickets and three day passes for Punk Rock Bowling are still on sale right now. There are still some tickets available for club shows here. Some of the acts slated to perform at these special club shows include Ministry, Mariachi El Bronx, Anti-Nowhere League, and Death By Stereo. Follow Punk Rock Bowling on Facebook and Twitter for any updates throughout the event.
Be Like Max
When: Sunday, May 29 at 4:05 p.m.
Check out: "Sin City Rude Kids"
Las Vegas outfit Be Like Max are ready to bring some ska punk goodness to Punk Rock Bowling. The outfit's last studio album was 2015's Against All Odds, which features the singles "Sin City Rude Kids" and "Yours Truly". The band will be touring heavily this summer in support of the release. Be Like Max have been seen performing with acts such as The Slackers, Mustard Plug, and Less Than Jake.
The Negative Nancys
When: Sunday, May 29 at 3:30 p.m.
Check out: "Headsick"
Las Vegas punk rock outfit The Negative Nancy's will kick off day two of Punk Rock Bowling with a energetic performance. The band have been making a name for themselves with performances all over Sin City. The outfit released their debut studio album Sorry, Not Sorry back in February on Squidhat Records.
When: Monday, May 30 at 3:40 p.m.
Check out: "The Hand You Hold"
U.K. punk rocker Louise Distras will rock Punk Rock Bowling at the conclusion of her first ever headlining U.S. tour. Her critically acclaimed 2013 debut studio album Dreams from the Factory Floor found her being compared to singers such as Brody Dalle and Courtney Love. Her highly anticipated sophomore studio album is set to be released later this year.
The Damnit Jims
When: Saturday, May 28 at 3:30 p.m.
Check out: "Out of Luck"
Hailing from Nevada and California, The Damnit Jims will kick off the entire weekend with their opening slot on Friday. The outfit have been working on their debut studio album inside Camel Hump Studios in Las Vegas, and it will be released in October. With some serious and goofy songs in their arsenal, you can expect to feel all of the emotions during their 20 minute set.
When: Saturday, May 28 at 5:25 p.m.
Check out: "How We Made It Through"
Washington four piece street punk outfit Noi!se jokingly considers their set a good time for a bathroom break, but you can expect an energetic crowd during their performance. The outfit are currently working on the follow up to their 2014 studio album The Scars We Hide, and you can probably hear a brand new tune or two at Punk Rock Bowling. The new album will feature guest appearances from members of Dropkick Murphys, The Forgotten, and The Interrupters.