Past Events

  • 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…

  • Obsidian Needles • Interracial Sex • Seamstress

    Obsidian Needles (PNW) https://obsidianneedles.bandcamp.com/ https://obsidianneedles.com/ Interracial Sex (WA) https://newforces.bandcamp.com/album/boy Seamstress (LA) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8OEfEFPTeE doors 8, show 9 $7   https://www.facebook.com/events/147887379360744/

  • pehrspace presents: Harmony Tividad, Ever Ending Kicks, Briana Marela, Sonoda

    pehrspace presents at Coaxial Arts ♥ Ever Ending Kicks and Briana Marela are stopping by on tour to bring us their wonderful sounds along with local friends, Harmony and Sonoda! doors at 8p, music promptly at 8:30p $7 presale, $8-$10 sliding scale at the door --------------------------------------------- 11:15p Harmony Tividad https://harmonytividad.bandcamp.com/ 10:15p Ever Ending Kicks https://everendingkicks.bandcamp.com/ 9:15p Briana Marela https://brianamarela.bandcamp.com/ 8:30p…

  • LaTechina/rheya/Kio Griffith/Igor Amokian/Sleep Clinic/.5mnk

    Electronic sound and visuals from six artists of divergent backgrounds encompassing abstraction, pulses, glitch, improvisation, and texture. Featuring LaTechina, rheya, Kio Griffith, Igor Amokian, Sleep Clinic, and .5mnk

  • wulf@coaxial: Jaap Blonk presents YappiScope

    YappiScope is Jaap Blonk's show with visual projections. It is in ongoing develeopment, new inventions being added frequently. It contains short videos, scores he wanders through, interactive animations, live soundtracks to silent films and other new multi-media work. ///////// BIO ///////// Jaap Blonk (born 1953 in Woerden, Holland) is a self-taught composer, performer and poet. He went to university for…

  • Perpetual Dawn

    PERPETUAL DAWN Perpetual Dawn returns to Coaxial for a night of true Los Angeles talent. Having just released his debut album "Cultural Transmissions" on Driod Behavior's sister label VRV, One Child Policy is on a roll. He'll be playing a special live audiovisual set for us this night. Los Angeles based DJ and producer Maral has been releasing a steady stream…

  • pehrspace presents: Brian James Griffith/System Lords/Open Marriage/Shelley Burgon

    pehrspace presents at Coaxial Arts ♥ System Lords and Open Marriage (Portland, OR) are traveling with their beautiful sounds. Brian James Griffith and Shelley Burgon will bring brilliant ambience to support! doors at 8p, music at 9p $7-10 sliding scale 11:15p Brian James Griffith - Bass & Electronics http://briangriffithmusic.com/pharaohs 10:30p System Lords Synth & Electronics https://systemlords.bandcamp.com/ 9:45p Open Marriage -…

  • Leisure World Tour Kick Off w/ C57bl6 , Macabre, Grimly Forming

    Thurs. 3/22 Leisure World C57BL/6 Macabre Grimly Forming $8 | 9 PM   https://www.facebook.com/events/173063796652700/

  • JONNIE PREY RESIDENCY – Gallery Hours, Mail Art Workshop, and BBQ

    "In his first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, Artist Jonnie Prey seeks to explore the common use of our cognitive "Mythology Data" Items we use as tools, or objects as seen through re-imagined alien lenses; Dream Objects, Home & Garden, procedural meditations on the banal trash heaps of our everyday world. Uncovered through carefully selected pieces of Sculpture, Installation, Video,…

  • JONNIE PREY RESIDENCY – Gallery Hours & “Personal Performances”

    "In his first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, Artist Jonnie Prey seeks to explore the common use of our cognitive "Mythology Data" Items we use as tools, or objects as seen through re-imagined alien lenses; Dream Objects, Home & Garden, procedural meditations on the banal trash heaps of our everyday world. Uncovered through carefully selected pieces of Sculpture, Installation, Video,…

  • JONNIE PREY RESIDENCY – Opening

    "In his first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, Artist Jonnie Prey seeks to explore the common use of our cognitive "Mythology Data" Items we use as tools, or objects as seen through re-imagined alien lenses; Dream Objects, Home & Garden, procedural meditations on the banal trash heaps of our everyday world. Uncovered through carefully selected pieces of Sculpture, Installation, Video,…

  • Christian lovers, Corrvus, Jack Kilgore, Patrick Shiroishi

    YI #13 $7 Doors at 8 first performance at 9 All Ages Jack Kilgore -Droning guitar, field recordings and samples blended to create a disquieting soundscape. https://jackkilgore.bandcamp.com/ Corrvus Noisy Post punk solo act, constructed of walls of droning guitar, distorted field recordings, sporadic drum machine tracks and dissonant vocals, as well as improvisational noise pieces. https://corrvus.bandcamp.com/ Patrick Shiroishi (Solo) Avant-Garde…

  • A Dark Day in L.A. // 6 acts // 6 dollars

    11:30 Crimes AM http://squarewav.com/album/softcore 10:50 Wire Spine (NGP Records / Vancouver, B.C.) https://wirespinengp.bandcamp.com/track/suburban-reality 10:20 Sashcloth & Axes https://sashclothaxes1.bandcamp.com/ 9:40 Egrets on Ergot https://egretsonergot.bandcamp.com/ 9:00 Big Debbie https://bigdebbie.bandcamp.com/ 8:30 - Dscorpr8s https://dscorpr8s.bandcamp.com/album/h0w-2-dsc0rpr8-pr3y-4-d34th   https://www.facebook.com/events/409619582831998/

  • wulf@coaxial: Throat Singing from the Mongolian Steppe

    Mendbayar is an award-winning musician, throat singer, and music educator from Mongolia. He has trained more than 100 students from around the world in the Mongolian art of khoomii throat singing. He is founder and assistant director of the International Khoomii School in Ulaanbaatar and directs summer throat singing workshops in the Mongolian grasslands. Mendbayar received his Bachelor’s degree in…

  • Jungle Sharks • FierroXMachina • Nephila • War Hippy • Divine Brick

    Jungle Sharks (Jungle Junk + Sharkiface, Oakland)   Fierro X Machina (Brooklyn, NY)   Nephila   War Hippy   Divine Brick   8:30 pm, $8   https://www.facebook.com/events/1657313097667715/

  • wulf@coaxial: Erika Bell, Iris Sidikman and Laura Steenberge

    Laura Steenberge will be performing “Ritual for Harmonica”, a piece for voice, harmonicas and resonant containers. Steenberge is a performer and composer in Los Angeles who researches language, the voice, mythology and acoustics. Erika Bell will be debuting “1–“, a companion piece to her former composition “2+”; each is comprised of: voice, electronics, guitar, cello, and contrabass. Bell is a…

  • Psycho-Harmonial Philosophy: Blood Oath, Petrichor, Marta

    An evening of electro-acoustic improvisations and compositions featuring Ulrich Krieger, Josh Carro, Marta Tiesenga, Miller Wrenn, Breana Gilcher, and Alkis Nicolaides. Door: $7 Marta Tiesenga Petrichor Ulrich Krieger | Josh Carro Blood Oath Petrichor is an experimental electroacoustic trio of oboist Breana Gilcher, guitarist Alkis Nicolaides, and bassist Miller Wrenn. Their performances explore the intersections of diverse musical logics and…

  • Ruchus Bloc: Experimental Cinema from Eastern Europa 1958-87

    CATHODE CINEMA & COAXIAL ARTS Presents: RUCHUS BLOC! Experimental Cinema and Animation from Eastern Europa '58-87 The Polish term "Obrazek Ruchu" translates to "Moving Scroll" Bloc is a combination of countries, parties, or groups sharing a common purpose, in this case we have made an Ambigram out of these two definitions to bring you Ruchu Bloc, or "Ruchus Bloc!!" A…

  • UBK / S Pierce / Diversion Program / C Sandoval / J De Sosa

      SAT. 2/24 Live sets from: UBK (aka Somali Extract, AZ) Sean Pierce (AZ) Diversion Program (AZ) Carlos Sandoval (SLO) J. De Sosa (LA) Hasufel (LA) Grid Search DJ's Soft Bloc + Miles Kent (AZ) 9 PM | $10   https://www.facebook.com/events/154286231960040/

  • Rick Potts, Michael Gelinas, Bozulich/Sarno, Gutzeit/Darlington

    Last Visible Dog records and Coaxial Arts Foundation would like to invite you for an evening of uncommon sounds heard in uncommon ways, with performances from Rick Potts, Carla Bozulich & Devin Sarno, Michael Gelinas, and Brent Gutzeit, joined for part of his set by V. Darlington The duo of Carla Bozulich (Geraldine Fibbers, Evangelista, Scarnella) and Devin Sarno (Waldo…

  • A Wave Press presents Bent Duo

    NYC's Bent Duo (Bill Solomon and David Friend) return to Los Angeles for a wide-ranging program of new and recent works from their repertoire. Program: Folding, by Scott Wollschleger Two Together for Two Performers, by Matthias Kaul An Elemental Thing for solo woodblock, by Liza Lim white space, by Casey Anderson Censor, by Simone Forti Shuffle, by Allison Knowles $7…

  • Profligate / Sofia Reta / Preferred Customer / Heart Pressure

    PROFLIGATE (new album out on Wharf Cat) SOFIA RETA PREFERRED CUSTOMER (ex-VVAQRT, Minneapolis,MN) HEART PRESSURE DJ MABSON FLYER BY SOFIA RETA   https://www.facebook.com/events/142590563124177/

  • Pauline Lay/Lauren Bousfeld/Ghorba/Brush Operator

    Pauline Lay https://heavymess.bandcamp.com/album/alloy-pulp Lauren Bousfeld https://laurenbousfieldanyev3r.bandcamp.com/ Ghorba https://soundcloud.com/ghorbadj brush operator ft. SIGOURNY kora colasuonno & ulla straus february 12, 2018 Doors open at 8pm $5-10   https://www.facebook.com/events/2067094680189711/

  • VIDEO ALTAR I: Decoder / Jacqueline Castel

    The first in a series of ritualistic multimedia installations. VIDEO ALTAR presents a double feature screening of Decoder and Jacqueline Castel's work. DJs Grant Mayland & Sarah Schimek ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// The night begins with a screening of the rarely seen underground cinema gem DECODER (1984). Pre-cyberpunk, the techno-anarchist film by Muscha was created out of inspiration from the writings of William…