Past Events

  • Opening & Performance: Briana Gonzales – The Grey Domain

    Opening: THE LANGUAGE OF COMMUNICATION: THE GREY DOMAIN BY BRIANA GONZALES Opening Reception: June 9th, 2018 at 8 PM Live performance starts at 9:00 PM Closing Reception: June 10th, 2018 at 8 PM Live performance starts at 9:00 PM In Residency with COAXIAL, Briana Gonzales, will feature an installation where movement, sound, and the obstruction of light form the language…

  • Mark Hosler & Wobbly from Negativland Everything is Terrible

    Mark Hosler and WOBBLY / Jon Leidecker from Negativland will perform solo sets and a collaboration set live at Coaxial with special guest Everything Is Terrible!   Presale at Restless Nites: $12 $15 at the Door   Doors at 7pm Show starts promptly at 8pm   Mark Hosler and Jon Leidecker (WOBBLY)   Mark Hosler is a founding member of…

  • Jason Kahn • Joe Baiza • Devin Sarno

    An evening of 3 solo improvisations. JASON KAHN Born 1960 in New York, raised in Los Angeles. Moved to Europe in 1990 and is currently based in Zürich, where he is active as a musician, artist and writer. (Kahn will be peforming a series of shows in the U.S. in May.) http://jasonkahn.net/ JOE BAIZA Joe Baiza is a punk rock…

  • Compactor, Jason Walton, Misery Ritual, Rust Worship, Dendera Bloodbath

    COMPACTOR [NYC] http://www.wastemgt.info/   JASON W. WALTON (Agalloch, Khôrada) [PDX] http://jwalton.bandcamp.com/   MISERY RITUAL http://miseryritual.bandcamp.com/   RUST WORSHIP http://soundcloud.com/rust-worship   DENDERA BLOODBATH http://denderabloodbath.bandcamp.com/   Interim music by DJ DAMASCUS KNIVES   https://www.facebook.com/events/828473000696429/ $10. Pre-sale tickets at: https://restlessnites.com/compactor

  • Harmonic Divergence

    Tickets: $7 Door opens 8pm Music starts at 9pm with EMILY HAY & STEUART LIEBIG Emily Hay - C, Alto, and Bass Flutes, Piccolo, Voice and Electronic Effects http://www.emilyhay.com/ Steuart Liebig - Electric ContraBass Guitars and Electronic Effects http://stigsite.com/ Followed by: BERND BUERKLIN - Accordion, Electronics, and Other Instruments www.bravebear.com. Followed by: CELLO PUDDING Dave Travis - Cello Jeff Schwartz…

  • MARIA MAEA – WHEN I CAME TO

    In residency with Coaxial, Maria Maea will create an environmental sound installation that explores coming into consciousness as an artist and her daily practice of getting out of her own way.   Altering the mundane as sacred she constructs her personal mythology - out loud.   Maria Maea is a Los Angeles sound + performance artist making objects. Performs as…

  • At the Fount: An AV Swim in the Spectral Continuum

    sights & sounds of XOVER (Sardinia) Legg Lake Conscious Summary Kio Griffith djz DYSKITTEN Dal Rialta Raiders   https://www.facebook.com/events/905411706288972/

  • Ahnnu, Mothcock, GS Sultan, Ellen Phan

    Ahnnu https://ahnnu.bandcamp.com/ Mothcock (Kent, OH) https://mothcock.bandcamp.com/ GS Sultan https://gssultan.bandcamp.com/ Ellen Phan https://soundcloud.com/ellenphan Door 8:30pm $7-10 https://www.facebook.com/events/977253525765847/

  • Perpetual Dawn – Maria Minerva -Live! Pinkcourtesyphone (Richard Chartier) Kid606, Dahlia

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1934350766636402/ Dance/Dance/Evolution! Live performances from our very Special Guests: Maria Minerva ( 100% Silk / Not Not Fun Records ) https://soundcloud.com/mariaminerva pinkcourtesyphone ( Richard Chartier ) http://www.pinkcourtesyphone.com/ Resident Dj's Kid606 Dahlia Lachs Visuals by Alex the Brown LOCATION Coaxial 1815 S Main St Los Angeles, California 90015 WHEN 04/27/2018 9PM - 2AM TICKETS Discount advance tickets at Restless Nites or…

  • HIDE, POD BLOTZ, LINGUA IGNOTA Thursday, April 26 at 9 PM – 1 AM

    HIDE (Chicago) https://hide3.bandcamp.com/ HIDE WAS BIRTHED FROM CHICAGO’S DIY SCENE IN 2014. HEATHER GABEL AND SETH SHER MAKE UP THIS ELECTRONIC, SAMPLE BASED, POST-INDUSTRIAL DUO. HAUNTING VOCALS, THROBBING SUB-BASS AND TRANCE INDUCING DRONES ROUND OUT A SOUND THAT BOTH PUNISHES AND EMPOWERS. POD BLOTZ (Los Angeles) https://podblotz.bandcamp.com/ Pod Blotz came from Detroit, Chicago, Oakland and has landed in Los Angeles.…

  • Glitter Trash : Acid Punk Cinema 1967-1996

    Glitter Trash : Acid Punk Cinema 1967-1996: Short DIY epics from the true Vanguards of cinematic debauch! Featuring: Destroy All Monsters! Bruce Conner! & Many More! You won’t wanna miss this hot honeypot of wild weirdness! Doors 8pm / Films 9pm $8 donation at the door https://www.facebook.com/events/2070311486624938/

  • Solar Wimp / Fujioka Guevara / Baiza Fogel Shiroishi / Hypercolor

    riot herb presents: the return of solar wimp dylan & noah - drum and guitar duo joe corey & patrick - guitar sax drum trio Hypercolor, the bicoastal trio of guitarist Eyal Maoz, bassist James Ilgenfritz, and drummer (and UCI Music faculty member) Lukas Ligeti, presents a fresh take on jazz: the rawness of punk, the virtuosity of jazz-rock, the…

  • Hanging Flowers . a reading (featuring the art of Kate Parsons; Image below by Brad Casey)

      READINGS BY… (in alphabetical order) Nada Alic Claire Bargout Andrew Berardini Brad Casey Henri Maddocks Whitney Mower Natasha Young featuring the art and video works of Kate Parsons Ambience by Quietudes more info tba https://www.facebook.com/events/958133954353790/

  • wulf@coaxial: Mumble

    Juanjosé Rivas +Carmina Escobar Micaela Tobin Istwa Visiting from Mexico City visual/sound artist Juanjosé Rivas presents his work Mumble (Mascullar) Serie Plexus. Sound action: horse's jaw, brackets, modified muzzles and electronics. MUMBLE -The action to speak between teeth or to pronounce the words badly to say something dimly and quietly, making it difficult for others to hear. Plexus is a…

  • PRISSY WHIP ^ CURSE ^ PURE SHIT

    Hello Please join us Prissy Whip Curse (Baltimore) Pure Shit $7 First band is on at 9 or 9:30   https://www.facebook.com/events/150804385628923/

  • RICH GLITCH: An Analog Video Workshop with Anna Luisa Petrisko

    RICH GLITCH An Analog Video Workshop with Anna Luisa Petrisko In this collaborative, interactive workshop we will journey through the realms of analog video mixing and graphics. Steered by our collective vision, we will use a vintage video mixer, live camera feed, custom Tachyons+ gear, and found footage to create new works of video art that you can use for all of…

  • Tom Jacobson+Sun Araw / The Orchardist / Embassad Dulgoon

    Tomo Jacobson + Sun Araw (Copenhagen, DE + USA) Tomo Jacobson is a Polish-born double bass player based in Copenhagen, Denmark. He focuses his efforts on free improv and other creative musics. He is a founder of the yearly Freedom Music Festival, which is focused on solo and duo free improvised concerts. Sun Araw is the working title of artist…

  • Tawdry: Eva Aguila: Swinging Chandeliers: Zero Collective.

    + DJ Professor Cantaloupe 8pm $8   https://www.facebook.com/events/2162163740682222/

  • Pauline Lay, Ypsmael, Louis Coy, and hydrargyrum

    An evening of experimental and drone music featuring Ypsmael, Louis Coy, and hydrargyrum.   https://www.facebook.com/events/1458364694275166/

  • Opening: Kate Parsons -The Dark Spring

    Kate Parsons -The Dark Spring Parsons’s current work focuses on themes of mortality as a meditation on the passing of time and the celebration of the natural cycle of death and rebirth. An excess of color, beauty and decay is portrayed in the artist’s’ distinctive electro-Victorian sensibility. This current body of work takes inspiration from such varied subjects as cinema,…

  • Monochromancy, S O L V, Statichor + 1 More

    Monochromacy Monochromacy is fronted by veteran musician Esteban Flores. Mr. Flores creates dynamic and atmospheric guitar improvisations colored with shades of grim undertones. His music has been described as "meditation music for the end times." A listen to his music will take you on an incredible ride. Some passages are uncomfortable, others soothing. This is the awesome power that Monochromacy…

  • Panic Theater Presents The Hourglass Sanatorium

    "Panic is a spirit closely related to times of transition: panic always appears as the announcement of spiritual birth." - Alejandro Jodorowsky Panic Theater will house screenings of the rare and obscure as well as featuring performers to provoke the senses to insurrection! Starting off the program with the last film screened for Secret Cinema at the silent movie theater…

  • Rohit, Human Agony, Striations, HHL

    Human Agony & Rohit West Coast Tour - Spring MMXVIII Human Agony (Victoria, BC) - Bestial black metal https://soundcloud.com/blud-auk/human-agony-humiliating-nazarenic-corpse Rohit (Portland, OR) - Raw black filth https://deathrohitmask.bandcamp.com/album/window-2 Striations (Bay Area, CA) - True Crime Power Electronics https://unseenforcenoise.bandcamp.com/album/stalking-chameleon HHL (Orange County, CA) - Harsh noise https://monorailtrespassing.bandcamp.com/album/thrall   https://www.facebook.com/events/530473137323155/

  • Relay For Death/Andy Borsz/Unsustainable Social Condition+1 more

    Relay For Death (Oakland, CA) "Relay For Death are the twin sisters Rachal and Roxann Spikula, whose noise mantras transcribe the harsh realities of urban blight that complicate and threaten their own survival." - Helen Scarsdale Agency https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygQCp96ngL4&t=4s Andy Borsz (Oakland, CA) Haino/Bower-esque guitar freakout and deep cacophony from Andy Borsz of avant-psych/noise duo Slasher Risk. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCbmYQ2rU6U Unsustainable Social Condition…

  • Coaxial Turns 3 Celebration

    COAXIAL TURNS 3! We will be celebrating all weekend but Friday will be our party! Live A/V Performance: Eric Parren Tom Hall Sarah Brady Lee Tusman DJ: Jenny Nono Video Installation: Alex Pelly  Anna Luisa Petrisko - Jeep Jeep, a video game art experience Amanda Siegel Anthony Ramon Maldonado Tarot readings by Sera Timms (Black Mare) Video Screening Alex Brown…