Past Dates

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Blue Fox
DC Halloween Bash - Doors 7pm / Music 9pm
1160 Milwood Pike
Winchester, Va 22602
Price: $10

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

Blue Fox
Cold with DC
Winchester, VA

Saturday, September 7th, 2019

5th Annual NJ Taco Festival - 10am
37 Plains Road
Augusta, NJ 07822
Price: $10+

NJ Taco Festival is the Garden State's one and only premier event for all things TACO! Live Music, Wrestling, Margarita Stations & So Much More.

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

FearFest WV
FearFeast WV
Pipestem, WV

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Shiley Acres
Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria, Bad Wolves, DC & LTBR School at Shiley Acres - noon
1446 Nadenbousch Lane
Inwood, WV 25428
Price: $50 Advance/ $60 day of

Papa Roach, Asking Alexandria, Bad Wolves, Defending Cain, and the Let There Be Rock School. Show is Saturday, August 17th,2019. Tickets are $50.00 in advance and $60.00 the day of the show. Go to to buy tickets. and all children 12 and under are still free. Start times are subject to change.

Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

DC E.P. Release Show - Doors 7pm / Music 8pm
13726 Pennsylvania Ave
Hagerstown, MD 21742

June 22 • 2019
Defending Cain will be releasing the third e.p. in the Cntrl, Alt, Del Series.

This is a FREE show (21+) at the Warehouse at Break Away II Sports Lounge in Hagerstown, MD.

All 101.5 BOB ROCKS Bob Nation members can bring their "Bob Nation" I.D. or wear their Bob Nation t-shirt and receive the new DC album free in the form of a download card.

Lineup includes:
Defending Cain (Inwood, WV) - Numetal
Seventh Seal (Baltimore, MD) - Rock/Metal
Ignite The Fire (Taneytown, MD) - Hard Rock/Alt Metal
& 1 TBD

Doors at 7pm / Music starts at 8pm

Friday, May 17th, 2019

The Veer Union, Neverwake & Defending Cain - 9PM
15 N. Loudoun St.
Winchester, Virginia 22601
Price: $10 ADV / $12 DOS

Saturday, November 17th, 2018

2294 Berryville Pike
Winchester, VA
Price: FREE

FREE ALL AGES Thank You show at Grannys in Winchester, VA.


Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Field of Screams - 6pm
191 College Ave
Mountville, PA 17554

Saturday, October 27th, 2018

Harry's - 8pm
Scranton, PA

Saturday, September 8th, 2018

NJ Taco Festival - 10am
Sussex County Fairgrounds
Augusta, New Jersey

Saturday, September 1st, 2018

Blue Ridge Rock Fest - 11am
DeVault Vineyards
Concord, Virginia 24538

Saturday, July 7th, 2018

Defending Cain invades Brewbakers - 8pm
168 N. Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Price: $10


21 and up

Saturday, May 26th, 2018

O' Connells Irish Pub
Breach the Silence with DC and the New Reign - 9:00 PM
Martinsburg, WV
Price: $10

The return of Breach the Silence with Defending Cain and the New Reign.

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Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Blue Fox
Defending Cain E.P. Release Show - 9:00 PM
Winchester, VA
Price: $10

DC will be releasing their new E.P., [ALT].

with Inoculum, Betrayer & Phalanx

Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Blue Fox
Jonathan Albright Benefit Concert - Doors 7pm\Music 9pm
Winchester, VA
Price: $10

Celebration of the life of Jonathan Albright aka "the Bobfather". We all loved him and knew him. Let's come together as a community and celebrate his life!
Saturday Jan.27th
Featuring music from:
Finding dimes
Silence the mind
15 minutes
Defending Cain
$10 cover
18 and up
Proceeds will go to help family with expenses and a donation to English Bulldog rescue.
If anyone would like to make a donation, please contact Gloria Keyser 717.262.3647

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Defending Cain/ATA FREE SHOW!!! - 9pm
126 Kelly Island Road
Martinsburg, WV 25401
(681) 260-2593
Price: FREE!!!!

We wanted to say Thank You for all the years of support not only for us, but to the local music scene as well!

So here's a Free Show at O'Connells Irish Pub in Martinsburg, WV on November 18th.

No Stage, No Cover Charge - Just music and friends

We will also be playing some brand new music that we are currently working on as well as the favorites.

Doors @ 8pm
Music @ 9pm
This is a Free Show!

9pm-9:30pm DJ Defstar

9:30pm-10:30pm Arming The Architect

10:30pm-11:30pm DJ Defstar

11:30pm-12:30am Defending Cain

12:30am-2am DJ Defstar

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Mike Lowther Benefit
Mike Lowther Benefit Show - Doors 7pm, Music 9pm
1160 Millwood Pike
Winchester, Virginia 22602
Price: $10

with 15 Minutes and Apollos Prophecy

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Shiley Acres
In This Moment & more at Shiley Acres - 3pm
Inwood, WV
Price: 35 in advance, 45 at the gates

July 15th - In This Moment's Half God, Half Devil Tour is coming to Shiley Acres.
Motionless In White
Shaman's Harvest
Defending Cain
& the Let There Be Rock School.

Saturday, July 1st, 2017

Thunder Road
Hagerstown Bike Week - 12PM
15124 National Pike
Hagerstown, MD 21740

No Cover Charge. All Ages till 10:00pm.
Music Genre Block's all day.
1-3pm - Blues and Country with Jo Blues and UnWouNd.
3:30-5:30pm - Alt. Hard Rock/Metal with Defending Cain and Sixteen Cylinder
6:00-8:00pm - 70's-2000's Classic and Modern Rock with Still Clear and Walker Road
8:30pm-12:30pm - Original and covers of Hard Rock and Classic Metal with Bleeding Black and Gun Metal Gray

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Defending Cain PA E.P. Release - 8PM
671 W Market St
Hallam, PA 17406

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

CD RELEASE SHOW - Doors 7pm • Music 9pm
1160 Millwood Pike
Winchester, VA
(540) 665-2114
Price: $10 for 21+, $15 for 18-20

Defending Cain CD Release show

with Arming the Architect &

Guns Out at Sundown

Saturday, October 29th, 2016

Blue Fox
Defending Cain Halloween Bash - Doors 7pm / Show 9pm
Winchester, VA
Price: $10 (21 and up) • $15 (18-20)

Defending Cain, Arming the Architect & Lovey

Costume Contest

Free Candy & More

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Blue Fox
Islander, The Funeral Portrait, XXI & Defending Cain - 9pm
Winchester, VA, VA
Price: $15 advance / $20 day of

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Nonpoint, Failure Anthem & Defending Cain - 7pm Doors, 9pm Doors
Winchester, VA

Tickets -

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Defending Cain at G Boones - Doors at 7pm Show at 9pm
7704 Old National Pike
Boonsboro, MD 21713
Price: $5 in advance / $10 at the door

This is our first time playing the new G-Boone's in Boonsboro, MD. Come support a new venue.

Defending Cain
Seventh Seal
Apollo's Prophecy

18 and up
$5 in advance / $10 at the door
7pm Doors / 9pm Show

7704 Old National Pike
Boonsboro, MD

35 minutes from Martinsburg, WV
20 minutes from Shepherdstown, WV

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

Triple M Fest (Maryland Music Madness Fest) - 1pm
4802 Benson Ave
Baltimore, MD 21227
Price: $10 in advance/$12 at the door
FJE Entertainment Presents
The Triple M Fest (Maryland Music Madness Fest)
at Fish Head Cantina

14 bands / 2 stages
Defending Cain
Emerge A Tyrant
Angry Shadow Reunion show
Confessions Debut Show
Mikey Papers
Fire in Elysium
Black Rose
Existential & more

$10 in advance / $12 at the door
All agest til 9pm / 21 & up after 9pm
Doors at 1pm

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Shiley Acres
Clutch, Drowning Pool & more at Shiley Acres - 12:00pma
1446 Nadenbousch Ln
Inwood, WV 25428
Price: $30 in advance/ $40 at the gate

Saturday, March 26th, 2016

Breakers Sky Lounge
Defending Cain & DJ K-OS - 9PM
Herndon, Virginia

Music and DJ

DJ K-OS will be spinning before and after Defending Cain
No Cover

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Blue Fox
Defending Cain with Saving Abel - Doors 7pm/Show 9pm
Winchester, Virginia
Price: $20 in advance/$25 day of

Saving Abel
Defending Cain
Shallow Side

Blue Fox, Winchester, VA
Wednesday, March 2nd
Doors at 7, show at 9pm
$20 in advance
$25 Day of

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Hard Times Cafe
WinterFest Day 2 with Adelitas Way - Doors at 3PM
1705 Massey Blvd.
Hagerstown, MD
Price: $15 in Advance

WinterFest Day 2

Adelitas Way

Failure Anthem

Through The Fire

Eye On Attraction

Defending Cain


Saturday, October 31st, 2015

Defending Cain at Field of Screams - 7pm
191 College Ave.,
Mountville, Pennsylvania
(717) 285-7748
Price: Free show with a ticket purchased for any attraction

Saturday, October 24th, 2015

Halloween Bash - 8:00 PM
1160 Millwood Pike
Winchester, Virginia

Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Hellyeah/Mushroomhead/Defending Cain at Shiley Acres - Gates - Noon, Music at 1pm
1446 Nadenbousch Lane
Inwood, WV
Price: $30 in advance, $40 at the Gates

Saturday, July 11th, 2015

Defending Cain/Hate Grenade at McGarvey's - 9:00 PM Doors
625 North 4th Ave
Altoona, Pennsylvania
Price: $5

21 and up

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

Blue Fox
Cold with DC
Winchester, VA