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The Bad Things

The Bad Things

Folk / Americana / Folk Punk Seattle, WA  US
Grifter's Life
Grifter's Life
Young Emily Rose
Young Emily Rose
Death of the Inferno
Death of the Inferno
Just Four Weeks
Just Four Weeks
Drunken Doughboy
Drunken Doughboy


Bonnie To My Clyde (Live on Plastic Jet Airline - Oct. 4, 2014)


  • Sat

    Jul 11

    white center, WA, US | 8:00pm
  • 2014

    Oct 31

    Seattle, WA, US | 8:00pm

    Over the past decade, The Bad Things have hosted Cabaret Macabre in a variety of venues and neighborhoods and have featured acts from around the world. This year, Cabaret Macabre returns to Columbia City on Halloween for one night of music and cabaret performance. As always, Halloween pageantry is highly encouraged! We'll be announcing more details on the party as they emerge but we can guarantee a night you won't soon forget with a bevvy of your favorite macabre miscreants. Musical Performance by: The Bad Things Baby Gramps Bakelite 78 and The Debaucherauntes Dance performance by: Tribal Kind Miss J9 Fierce Maureen O'Donnell and An Magi Our MC for the evening will be the incomparable Diva le Déviant Halloween - Friday, October 31st, 2014 The 11th Annual Cabaret Macabre featuring The Bad Things, Baby Gramps, Bakelite 78 and more! Columbia City Theater - 4916 Rainier Avenue South. $17 advanced / $20 day of show This event is 21+ with ID!

  • 2014

    Oct 4

    Seattle, WA, US | 11:00pm

    The Bad Things are excited as hell to be headlining the Macefield Market Stage on Saturday, October 4 as part of the 2nd Annual Macefield Music Festival. This stage will be rocking all day with Annie Ford Band playing right before us and the incredible Carolyn Mark before that. Other artists playing the festival? Oh, just The Sonics, Big Business, The Posies, Country Lips, The Maldives, The Boss Martians, The Tom Price Desert Classic and a whole shitload of other incredible local music. We're beyond honored. The Bad Things go on at 11:15pm and play until 12:15am. This stage is ALL AGES but there will be a bar available for those who are 21+ with ID.

  • 2014

    Oct 4

    Seattle, WA, US | 7:00pm

    General Mojo's Key Project & Awfully Sudden will be taking a ride on Plastic Jet Airline's Flight 111.

  • 2014

    Sep 27

    Tacoma, WA, US | 8:00pm


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  • Stiff Spirit (Artist)
    Stiff Spirit
    Really enjoying Drunken Doughboy!
  • John Ulvang (Artist)
    John Ulvang
    enjoyed all your songs!
  • Kerry Leigh (Artist)
    Kerry Leigh
    Love your sound and what you're doing! - Kerry Leigh
  • Ben Aaron (Artist)
    Ben Aaron
    Nice work, Guys. Good luck on your Halloween show. Wish I could be there. From a fellow folkie, -Ben Aaron
  • LOST CITY BAND (Artist)
    great music !!! ps. our pet monkey is dancin' to your songs right now !!!!


  • Bad Things "Accordion" Logo by Austin Quist
  • The Bad Things - The Bad Things 2004
  • The Bad Things circa 2004 - Georgetown.  Photo by Dan Dyckman


Sounds Like: Pogues, Mekons, Neutral Milk Hotel, Mumford and Sons, Tom Waits

Label: Silent City Records

Manager: Pickpocket Productions

Bio: In 2002, The Bad Things were formed out of the ashes of A Midnite Choir, a cult favorite in the, then burdgeoning Seattle underground cabaret scene. Upon the demise of the Choir, Jimmy the Pickpocket and Mad Wilcox began playing new songs on the wet, Seattle sidewalks under the Bad Things monike...See Full Bio

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