Media Arts Program

Saturday, September 30 at 7:30 p.m. & 9:00 p.m.

$8 general, $6 students/seniors, $5 members

GoNightclubbing: The Original Punk Rock Music Series

Tickets available online now.

Produced & Introduced In Person by Pat Ivers & Emily Armstrong

Iggy Pop

Bush Tetras

John Cale

Dead Boys


Alan Vega of Suicide

Two separate & different double-bill shows:

  • 7:30 p.m. - New Wave and Punk Rock
  • 9:00 p.m. - Greatest Hits and Interviews

Pat Ivers' and Emily Armstrong's GoNightclubbing, the Original Punk Rock Music Series, takes a deep dive into their archive of the most exciting performances recorded live at CBGB, Max's Kansas City, the Mudd Club, and other NYC venues during the late 1970s and early 1980s. First seen on public access cable in Manhattan, the GoNightclubbing series chronicled the raw excitement of the downtown music scene, unfiltered and in your face. 

7:30 PM 
Seminal performers like Iggy Pop, Johnny Thunders and the Heartbreakers, Dead Kennedys, and Rocket from the Tombs anchor this exploration of hardcore music with rare early Bad Brains, and the Dead Boys.

In 1980, from Tokyo to Minneapolis, punk music was evolving to create New Wave ... continue reading >>


Friday, October 6 — Monday, October 9

Buffalo International Film Festival

Two Worlds

In the Orchard


The following are just the screenings taking place at Hallwalls (see link at the bottom of this page for the complete festival schedule at all venues):

Friday, October 6
4:45pm Two Worlds (59 min.) (w/ Test of Courage, 20 min ... continue reading >>

t: 716-854-1694
f: 716-854-1696

Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

from Sep. 22, 2017
through Nov. 3, 2017

David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...