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See below for more info and individual events
FIRST SUNDAY
Ghost Town Strut w/ DJ One Ice Jack & Featuring The Mermaid and Mai Tai Market
5PM DJ ONE ICE JACK spins Rockabilly, R&B, Punk and Soul.
The Mermaid and Mai Tai Market features vintage, art, jewelry and other one of a kind wonders and oddities! Hosted by Miss Frizz Dazzle Vintage and each month featuring different guest vendors. 5pm-10pm.
THIRD SUNDAYS
The Hipp Pipps Rock’n’Roll Party Earlybird Special!
6PM-9PM 3 bands in the back, 1 dj up front, 2 bartenders in between and you shakin’ yer tailfeather all over the place! No cover- just a whole lotta rock’n’roll!
LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH
7PM-10PM The E. Vill Twins DJ Rosie Bottom and DJ Tania Insomnia play rock, punk, and music you can dance to…
EVERY WEDNESDAY
Otto's Wednesday Jam & Open Mic
7:30PM-12AM A weekly open jam and open mic with a house band that will have great music and be a lot of fun. Hit this link for info and sign up. Otto's Wednesday Jam and Open Mic
EVERY THURSDAY
PUNK ROCK HAPPY HOUR w/ DJ PITTER PAT
6PM - 10PM An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
FIRST FRIDAY
DJs SUZY HOTROD AND SHANGRI-LA
7PM-12AM DJ SUZY HOTROD & DJ SHANGRI-LA spin Rock & Roll, Yé-yé, Exotica & more! Guest DJs.
FIRST FRIDAY
Apfel/Krebs/Simone Presents: FLIP FLOP & FLY!
It's the first Friday of the month so it must be time for FLIP FLOP & FLY! That's right, come down to OTTO'S SHRUNKEN HEAD have a few Tiki drinks, put on your dancing shoes and check out the coolest sounds around! Dig the scene baby! Live music!
THIRD FRIDAY
POETRY
Adverse Abstraction: A Community of Experimental Expression A showcase of poetic and experimental works curated to highlight the talents of both emerging and established artists alike.
FIRST SATURDAY
OF THE MONTH
UNSTEADY FREDDIE'S SURF-ROCK SHINDIG
UNSTEADY FREDDIE known as "The Ed Sullivan of Surf", is a passionate cheerleader for the instrumental surf-beat music genre. This is due to his wildly popular Monthly SURF-ROCK SHINDIG concert series which he has been running successfully at a tiki bar in NYC called OTTO's SHRUNKEN HEAD, featuring reverb-drenched bands every first Saturday of the Month!! And no shows are ever alike!! He is also known for his internet radio show, TWANG SHEBANG. Unsteady Freddie archives a lot of live music events, such as those at OTTO's, which can be viewed at his YouTube Channel
SECOND SATURDAY
Soulfinger!
A dance night where you can shake and finger pop! The 45 r.p.m. soul sounds of Connie T. Empress (Empire State Soul Club) and Guest DJs are sure to make your hip dip and your backbone slip!
THIRD SATURDAY
REBEL NIGHT
9PM One of our favorite dance parties is back! Come bop, jive and swing to classic 50 and 60s vinyl classics with DJs Sei, June, Hiromu, Aki and guest DJs every month!
LAST SATURDAY
OF THE MONTH
GET WEIRD
GET WEIRD is a rock and roll party featuring wild live bands, while DJ GREG-GORY and STRANGE JASON spin garage rock, surf, punk, psychobilly and more to the delights of all trash weirdos everywhere.”
Date Individual Events
Fri May 27
8 PM
SUBWAY TO SKAVILLE Presents
DJ Ryan Midnight presents another great night of ska music! Guest DJ Yana Lil Jerk! Headlining will be hometown heroes Stop the Presses (back from their spring tour), along with Flying Raccoon Suit (from MI) and Stuck Lucky (TN) currently on tour. We've also got an early set from Megawave bringing their lo-fi indie sounds! Plus ska selections on the turntables all night long. Dress to impress, bring your dancing shoes, and get ready to move to the beat!

8PM Megawave
9PM Flying Raccoon Suit
10PM Stuck Lucky
11PM Stop the Presses
Sat May 28
6 PM
GET WEIRD!
GET WEIRD is a rock and roll party featuring wild live bands, while DJ GREG-GORY and DJ STRANGE JASON spin garage rock, surf, punk, psychobilly and more to the delights of all trash weirdos everywhere.” Guest DJ Kool Thing
LIVE MUSIC:
10PM The low spirits
11PM The abyssmals
Sat May 28
7 PM
LIVE MUSIC
7PM Greg Boyer and Malcolm Burn
Sun May 29
8 PM
8PM-1AM The E. Vill Twins DJ Rosie Bottom and DJ Tania Insomnia play rock, punk, and music you can dance to…
Wed Jun 1
7:30 PM
Wednesday Jam & Open Mic
7:30PM-12AM A weekly open jam and open mic with a house band that will have great music and be a lot of fun.
Thu Jun 2
6 PM
Punk Rock Happy Hour w/ DJ Pitter Pat
6PM - 10PM An after work stress reducer for the underground at heart. Spinning punk, psycho-billy, goth new wave industrial and alternative.
Thu Jun 2
9 PM
LIVE MUSIC
9PM Vanessa and Ginger
Fri Jun 3
9 PM
FLIP, FLOP & FLY!
It's the first Friday of the month so it must be time for FLIP FLOP & FLY! That's right, come down to OTTO'S SHRUNKEN HEAD have a few Tiki drinks, put on your dancing shoes and check out the coolest sounds around! Dig the scene baby! Here's the line up:
9PM COMMERCIAL INTERRUPTION (1960'S-70'S, SURF, TV & MOVIE THEMES)
10PM THE SEROTONIANS (NYC ROCK 'N' ROLL)
11PM THE BLACK ANGELS NYC (NYC PUNK)
Sat Jun 4
8 PM
Unsteady Freddie’s Surf Rock Shindig
8 PM THE SUPERTONES
9:30PM DUKE GALAXY + THE PIPELINERS
11 PM STRANGE BUT SURF
Sun Jun 5
5 PM
Ghost Town Strut w/ DJ One Ice Jack & Featuring The Mermaid and Mai Tai Market
5PM DJ ONE ICE JACK spins Rockabilly, R&B, Punk and Soul. The Mermaid and Mai Tai Market features vintage, art, jewelry and other one of a kind wonders and oddities! Hosted by Miss Frizz Dazzle Vintage and each month featuring different guest vendors. 5pm-10pm.