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"Central Indiana's largest all original, ALL-AGES music venue"

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"Central Indiana's largest all original, ALL-AGES music venue"

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"Central Indiana's largest all original, ALL-AGES music venue"


 

 

The Emerson Theater is an ALL AGES music venue with a capacity of 400.  The Emerson hosts all ORIGINAL local music acts Friday and Saturday nights every week and occasionally regional/national acts throughout the week.  The building used to be a theater, now the seats have been removed and a stage built in.  There is an in house PA as well as a concession stand.  As of August 1st, 2000 The Emerson is under new management.  If you would like to be considered for a performance or need additional info regarding The Emerson, please email bookingemersontheater.com.


As we receive more info we will keep updating this page to add to the history.  For the time being, here is a not so complete list of some acts that have graced the stage.  The list is in alphabetical order and contains some notable and some not-so-notable acts.


"If He Dies He Dies"

12 Stones

12 Tribes

18 Visions

30 Seconds To Mars

36 Crazyfists

6 Gig

7 Seconds

A Gobal Threat

A Life Once Lost

A Static Lullaby

Acceptance

Action Action

Against All Authority

Agnostic Front

All American Rejects

Allister

Amanda Rodgers

Amon Armath

Anal Cunt

Apex Theory

Arch Enemy

Armsbendback

As Cities Burn

As I Lay Dying

At All Costs 

Atreyu

Autopilot Off

Avail

Avenged Sevenfold

Babes In Toyland

Bane

Be Your Own Pet

Bedlight For Blue Eyes

Ben Kweller

Between The Buried And Me

Big Business

Big Collapse

Big D and The Kids Table

Big Wig

Bile

Biology

Black Dhalia Murders

Black Eyed Peas

Blaze

Bleeding Though

Blindside

Bloodlet

Bloodlined Calligraphy

Blue Meanies

Bobgoblin

Boy Sets Fire

Braid

Brand New

Brazil

Brendan Benson & the Wellfed Boys

Brothers Keeper

Buck-O-Nine

Bullet For My Valentine

Butt Trumpet

By The Grace Of God

Caliban

Calico System

Candiria

Cannibal Corpse

Catastrophic

Catch 22

Cave In

Cephalic Carnage

Champion

Chimera

Citizen Fish

cKy

Classic Case

Clutch

Coheed and Cambria

Comeback Kid

Converge

Copeland

Counterfeit

Crowbar

Crown King

Cub

D.R.I.

Dark Funeral

Darkest Hour

Dead And Gone

Dead Frequency

Dead Horse

Dead Low Tide

Dead Poetic

Dead To Fall

DEAD TO FALL

Death

Death By Stereo

Decapitated

Deeds of the Flesh

Deep

Deftones

Deicide

Demiricous

Descendents

Diecast

Digger

Dillinger 4

Dishwalla

Dog Fashion Disco

Don’t Look Down

Dope

Drain STH

Dropkick Murphy’s

Drowning Man

Dying Fetus

Earth Crisis

Echo Brian

Echocast

Eighteen Visions

Electrelane

Embrace Today

Emery

Engine Down

Ensign

E-Town Concrete

Everclear

Evergreen Terrace

Every New Day

Every Time I Die

EXODUS

EYEHATEGOD

Face To Face

Factory 81

Fear

Fear Before The March of Flames

Feeder

Figure Four

Finch

Five Point O

Focal Point

From A Second Story Window

From Autumn To Ashes

From Zero

Full Blown Chaos

Funeral For A Friend

Gatsby's American Dream

Glasseater

GlassJaw

GOB

God Forbid

Goldfinger

Goober Patrol

Good Charlotte

Gorguts

Grade 8

Gravity Kills

Greenwheel

Groove Ghoulies

Guzzard

Gym Class Heroes

Hail Mary

Halifax

Handsome

Haste The Day

Hate Plow

Hatebreed

Havok Hate

Hawthorne Heights

He Is Legend

Heilo Sequence

Hell-Born

Hidden in Plain View

Hi-Fi and the Roadburners

Hopesfall

Hot Action Cop

Hot Water Music

House Of Krazees

ICP

If Hope Dies

Ill Nino

Immortal

Impaled

In Flames

In Pieces

Incantation

Injected

Into The Moat

IQU

Isis

It Dies Today

Jeff Dahl Band

Jimmie’s Chicken Shack

Josh Clayton Felt

Kane Hodder

Karma To Burn

Kill Me Tomorrow

King Friday

Kiss It Goodbye

Kittie

Knee Deep In The Dead

Kottonmouth Kings

Koufax

L.B.C.

L7

Lagwagon

Laura Dawn

Le Tigre

Leatherface

Leisure

Less Than Jake

Let’s Go Bowling

Limp

Lollipop Lust Kill

Lost Prophets

Love is Red

Lovedrug

M.X.P.X.

Macabre

MAE

Malevolent Creation

Manowar

Marky Ramone and the Intruders

Martyr A.D

Mephiskapheles

Merl and The Murder Junkies

MEST

mewithoutYou

Mindless Self Indulgence

Minus the Bear

Misery Signals

Misfits

Miss May66

Mock Orange

Moments In Grace

Mong Hang

Monster Magnet

Morbid Angel

Most Precious Blood

Motion City Soundtrack

Mr. T Experience

Mu330

Muchacha

Murder by Death

Murphy’s Law

Mushroomhead

Mustard Plug

My Chemical Romance

N.I.L.8

NAPALM DEATH

Nation Of Fear

Neurosis

Nevermore

New Bomb Turks

Nile

No One

No Use For A Name

NOFX

Non-point

Norma Jean

Nothingface

Nurses

OBITUARY

OK GO

On Broken Wings

One Minute Silence

OPEN:HAND

 OZENZA

Pansy Division

Paw

Piebald

Pissing Razors

Planes Mistaken For Stars

Pleasure Forever

Poison The Well

Pressure 4-5

Pretty Girls Make Graves

Primer 55

Punchline

Quincy Punx

Rancid

Reach The Sky

Recover

Reeve Oliver

Remembering Never

Riddlin Kids

Rise Against

Rival Schools

Rooney

Rufio

Run Devil Run

S.O.D.

Samsara

Scar Culture

Scarlet

Scars of Tomorrow

Scary Kids Scaring Kids

Schoolyard Heroes

Senses Fail

SEV

Sexpod

Shadows Fall

Shai Halud

Shank 456

Shootyz Groove

Showbread

Showdown

Showoff

Sick of it All

Silverstein

Sinai Beach

Since The Flood 

Sister Machine Gun

Skatalites

Ska-voovie and the Epitones

Skinlab

Skinnerbox

Skunk Anansie

Slapstick

Sloppy Seconds

Slow Coming Day

SNFU

Snake River Conspiracy

Soilent Green

Spineshank

Spiraling

Spitalfield

Stalemate

StavesAcre

Still Remains

Sarcophagy

Stubborn All-Stars

Student Rick

Suffocation

Sugar Ray

Sugarcult

Suicide Machines

Sunset Black

Sweet Diesel

Swingin’ Utters

Symphony In Peril

Taking Back Sunday

Teen Idols

Ten Foot Pole

Terror

The Acacia Strain

The Agony Scene

The Anniversary

The Atari’s

The Black Dahlia Murder

The Bled

The Bouncing Souls

The Bronx

The Calling

The Casualies

The Chariot

The Code

The Creature Comforts

The Crown

The Dajhi Zwan

The Dillinger Escape Plan

The Distillers

The Donnas

The Exies

The Exit

The Eyeliners

THE FAGS

The Gadjits

The Genatortures

The Get Up Kids

The Ghost

The Go-Go Rays

The Goops

The Handshake Murders

The Hoods

The Joykiller

The Juliana Theory

The Lawrence Arms

The Line

The Locust

The Loved Ones

The Meices

The Movie Life

The Murderdolls

The Necromantix

The Nixons

The Number 12 Looks Like You

The Parasites

The Pieces

The Pietasters

The Plot To Blow Up The Eiffel Tower

The Program

The Queers

The Reunion Show

The Slackers

The Smugglers

The Thunderbirds Are Now!

The Underwater

The Used

The Von Bondies

The Working Title

These Arms Are Snakes

Throwdown

Thursday

Tiger Army

Tilt

Time In Malta

To Die Alone

Today Is The Day

Total Chaos

Tracy Bonham

Trapt

Trash Brats

Tribe 8

Tsunami Bomb

Twizdid

Type O Negative

Ultimate FakeBook

Underoath

Unearth

Union

Unsane

Vader

Veda

Vegan Reich

Vehemence

Vendetta Red

Voodoo Glow Skulls

What Feeds the Fire

Your Enemies Friends

ZAO

ZUG Izland

 


This page was last updated on 09/03/12.