• Dark Family Myths – An Exhibition by Jesus Rivera (Demonbabies)

    DARK FAMILY MYTHS is a video collage and environmental installation that explores childhood traumas, mental illness, skewed memories, abandonment and family secrets. Overtime, past experiences fade into absurdly humoristic shadow corners of the temporal lobe; this is where Dark Family Myths exists. There will be a 3-part short subject screening at 9pm. Jesus Rivera (Demonbabies) is a multidisciplinary artist and…

  • Slow Tongued Beauty • Mass Marriage • Sewer System • Fíníneachas • Race to the Bottom

      Slow Tongued Beauty (Philadelphia, PA) Slow Tongued Beauty is Ryan Scott Kerr; a producer of agonizing, minimalist noise which evokes a darkness comparable to that of the winter nights in Philadelphia. https://soundcloud.com/lucid-subjugate https://endresultproductions.bandcamp.com/album/temptable-desertion-c20 https://monorailtrespassing.bandcamp.com/album/sopportare Mass Marriage (Vancouver, BC, Canada) Melissa Paget is a multi-disciplinary media artist whose abrasive sound and video works fall under the moniker Mass Marriage. Paget’s…

  • Coaxial’s Super Spooktacular Halloween Show!

    Cathode Cinema & Coaxial Arts are super stoked to invite you to our very first Halloween Party!!! THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26TH! We will be bringing you: SPOOKY & WEIRD FILMS! (Dug from the cold graves of YouTube and other creepy places!) A SCARY DJ! LIVE PERFORMANCES! COCKTAILS! TREATS! HAUNTED PATIO! FUN SUPRISES! We will begin the evening at 9PM with a…

Past Events

  • Kaori Suzuki, Ecstatic Music Band, Damion Romero, Timm Mason

    Kaori Suzuki (b. Tokyo) is a composer of electronic and electroacoustic music living in Oakland, CA. Her musical works are concerned with inner-sensory responses and transformative states, often emphasizing duration and dynamics through meticulous synthesis techniques.. Her projects include her handmade instrument building platform Magic Echo Music, various solo/collaborative compositions with analog synthesis, and solo computer music utilizing spectral properties…

  • Bernd Buerklin/ Frantz Loriot/ Theresa Wong/ Christian Kobi

    Bernd Buerklin - Accordion & Electronics Solo Franz Lorio/ Theresa Wong/ Christian Kobe - Viola/ Cello/ Saxophone -Trio KOLOWO Quartet mixture to follow Saturday October 7, 2017 @Coaxial Arts 1815 S. Main St. Los Angeles 90015 Doors at 8:30pm Music at 9:00 $10 Brought to you by Black Editions Presents: and The Unwrinkled Ear Concert Series ~~~~~~~ The international trio KOLOWO came together…

  • The Canary Underground: Rarities and Premieres

    RARE AND NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN VIDEO FROM DJ Douggpound Brent Weinbach Andrew DeYoung Adam Locke-Norton Andre Hyland and Three Busy Debras Descend into the underground! October 6th $5, BYOB, Door 8:30   Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1480437568709864

  • Lacanthrope • Surfacing • AnalScubaHive • Misery Ritual • Circuit Wound + Vasculae

        Lacanthrope (Providence, RI) Rhizomatic Power Electronics. (Perfect Law, End Result) https://straightpanic.bandcamp.com/track/little-deaths-in-the-family https://www.perfectlawreleases.com/shop/lacanthrope-uvb-76/?v=7516fd43adaa   Surfacing (Providence, RI) Lowercase material studies. (Perfect Law)   AnalScubaHive https://soundcloud.com/analscubahive   Circuit Wound + Vasculae Debut collaboration of incendiary sub-frequency preoccupations. https://monorailtrespassing.bandcamp.com/album/succumbing-to-the-inevitable-automation https://vasculae.bandcamp.com/album/anxiety-blackout   Misery Ritual Solo project of Kyle Ferguson. Recordings cover a broad spectrum of emotion and style, whereas the live performances…

  • Peaking Lights Acid Test / Sana Shenai / Baseck / Jack Name & Shags

    Coaxial Fall Fundraiser Event PEAKING LIGHTS ACID TEST BASECK SANA SHENAI (Jimmy Tamborello & Mitchell Brown) DOUBLE VIRGINS (Shags Chamberlain & Jack Name) Visuals: ALEX PELLY DJ: ERIC PARREN 9pm $10 Thank you for your support   Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/349187618827565  

  • Noel Meek/ Elaine Carey/ Christian Asplund – NeW dUoS

    Three Premiere Duos brought to you by Black Editions and The Unwrinkled Ear Concert Series: Noel Meek (electronics) / Elaine Carey (electronics) - DUO Elaine Carey (electronics) / Christian Asplund (viola) - DUO Christian Asplund (viola) / Noel Meek (electronics) - DUO Friday, September 29, 2017 Coaxial 1815 S. Main St. Los Angeles 90015 Doors at 8:30pm Music at 9:00pm…

  • Cock E.S.P. • Actuary • HHL + Wood and Metal • Pure Shit • Christian Lovers

      Cock E.S.P. (Minneapolis, MN) Cock E.S.P. is a Minneapolis-based experimental music and performance art project founded by Emil Hagstrom in 1993. The project draws on the most transgressive and absurdist elements of both popular and experimental Twentieth and Twenty-First Century music and performance art, realizing a diverse and energetic palette of abstract electronic music influenced by such styles as…

  • Jim Haynes • Blood & Conquest • Mortal Bodies • Smokey Emery

    Saturday, September 23rd: Jim Haynes (CA) Describing his work through the pithy phrase, "I rust things", Jim Haynes (b. 1972) is a California based artist who has developed a vocabulary of decay that he has applied to photography, sculpture, installation, and sound. He has exhibited internationally at institutions such as The Exploratorium (San Francisco), WestSpace (Melbourne, Australia), Jack Straw Productions…

  • Nephila: HEMA: Closing Performance

    Coaxial Presents: Closing of HEMA: An Installation performance by Nephila   HEMA is a sound and visual environmental installation, exploring the relationship between forces of nature and human psychology.   September Artist In Residence Shannon Kennedy performs sound compositions with handmade string instruments in a constructed world where instruments and environment blur together. Kennedy uses natural substances such as fire…

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  • Nephila : HEMA Sound and Visual Installation by Shannon Kennedy

    HEMA is a sound and visual environmental installation, exploring the relationship between forces of nature and human psychology. Visual elements from the natural world such as wood, water and air are utilized to create sound and to shape a surreal, immersive world that is metaphoric of aspects of the body and mind. Shannon Kennedy is an experimental musician, set and…

  • Alex the Brown’s Obscura – Closing Party

    Shot using documentary techniques, Obscura is a collection of photographs curated to convey an otherwordly narrative, with subjects often obscured or distorted using in-camera techniques.  Subverting the traditional print model, the photos will be displayed on light boxes throughout the gallery. Alex the Brown is a photo/video artist using documentary techniques to convey her personal vision of Los Angeles.  She…

  • This is How it Ends – Robert Crouch, Kid606 & Piper Mavis,Yann Novak, Tom Hall

    A Night of Quadrophonic Audiovisual Live Performances. In conjunction with Coaxial and Maiden.la Tom Hall - Intersection Yann Novak - inProgress Kid606 & Piper Mavis-This is How it Ends Robert Crouch - Untitled 6-9PM Free Entry Limited Seating FCFS Tom Hall is an audio/visual artist based in Los Angeles.Hall makes environmental-based music without being ambient music; presented with a strong…

  • Angst Hase Pfeffer Nase / Carla Bozulich + Devin Sarno / Plasmodian World

    Hey! It's a last minute show! Aren't the best ones always? Featuring: _____ANGST HASE PFEFFER NASE_____ Weirdo noise from Oakland’s finest: prepared guitar hero Chris Cooper and pedalcube creator/electronics abuser Jess Goddard. If you never got to see Fat Worm of Error, well, I’m sorry, but you definitely don’t want to miss this set too. A true gem, I can’t…

  • wulf@coaxial: Jesse Kenas Collins Presents

    A night of works by Erin Demastis, Thomas Sturm & Samantha Calvetti, Joshua Wasterman and Jesse Colins Jesse Kenas Collins Solo performance for accordion reeds and computer fans with feedback system and prepared loose speakers. Erin Demastis & Samantha Calvetti Microphone 2: A expansion of a previous piece entitled Microphone 1 which involved a microphone app on the iPhone 6…

  • Biliana Voutchkova / Helga Fassonaki / Shelley Burgon

    Biliana Voutchkova (violin) / Helga Fassonaki (trumpet, electronics) DUO Shelley Burgon (harp, electronics) / Helga Fassonaki (trumpet, electronics) DUO Biliana Voutchkova (violin) / Shelley Burgon (harp, electronics) DUO Helga Fassonaki (trumpet, electronics) / Biliana Voutchkova (violin) / Shelley Burgon (harp, electronics) TRIO Thursday, August 17th, 2017 8:30 Doors / 9:00 Music Coaxial Arts - 1815 S. Main St. Los Angeles,…

  • Alex the Brown’s Obscura – Opening Party

    Shot using documentary techniques, Obscura is a collection of photographs curated to convey an otherwordly narrative, with subjects often obscured or distorted using in-camera techniques.  Subverting the traditional print model, the photos will be displayed on light boxes throughout the gallery. Alex the Brown is a photo/video artist using documentary techniques to convey her personal vision of Los Angeles.  She…

  • Encore! Empirical Iron: Experimental Japanese Animation

    Cathode Cinema Presents: AN ENCORE SCREENING OF EMPIRICAL IRON I : Nūberu Bāgu and Experimental Japanese Animation of the Shōwa Era An evening of shorts from Japans most esteemed filmmakers and animators of Japans celluloid era. Geishas on greenscreens, strobes on sculptures, dimensional deception, and projected apparitions chart a territory of visceral and ethereal exploration in film and animation. Featuring…

  • wulf@coaxial: Daniel Meyer-O’Keeffe Presents

    Daniel Meyer-O'Keeffe we will be playing new pieces by Matt Sargent, Daniel Meyer-O'Keeffe, and Rob Cosgrove, as well as works by Sarah Hennies, Jessie Marino, Peter Ablinger and Chiyoko Szlavnics. Program Commitment :: Ritual I :: BiiM for snare drum, lights, and electronics by Jessie Marino Her Teeth Were White for found objects by Chiyoko Szlavnics Concepto for FM receiver…

  • The Canary Underground – World Premiere!

    Come join the Underground for a night of rare alt comedy shorts! We have an amazing line-up of work that's unique in tone, has not been screened, and not found anywhere online. We have: Matt Furie/PFFR (Pepe the Frog, Xavier: Renegade Angel) The Dress Up Gang (TBS) Matt Klinmann, Dean Fleischer-Camp (Funny or Die, Marcel the Shell) Grimy Ghost! (@midnight)…

  • Omniwave Refresher World Premiere! w/ Allegory Chapel & AMK

    Cathode Cinema & Coaxial Arts are proud to present the exclusive world premiere engagement of legendary noise/visual artist GX Jupitter-Larsen's latest opus "Omniwave Refresher" With a very special live performance following the film by Allegory Chapel & AMK! "Omniwave Refresher is in three acts. The first is done as a kind of documentary. The second act is a puppet show,…

  • C̷h̷i̷l̷l̷n̷e̷t̷

    C̷H̷I̷L̷L̷N̷E̷T̷ is a brunchtime afternoon of workshops, talks, music and crypto-bar dedicated to cybersecurity, blockchain, cyber policies, and the darknet along with other critical issues of the internet. Learn ways to protect our digital rights through secure communications, cryptocurrencies, file-trading, setting up your own dark net and other topics. Open to all. No prior experience necessary. *** Bring your computer…

  • Microwave Windows Pulsating Cyst J.Mazawa J3m5 Endometrium C.

    Microwave Windows (SF) Pulsating Cyst Julia Mazawa (SF) J3m5 Endometrium Cuntplow   https://www.facebook.com/events/312148595895956

  • Pod Blotz / Piano Rain / Exillon / Big Debbie

    23232323232323232323232323 23232323232332323232323232 32323232323232323232323232 32323232323323232323232323 23232323232323232323232323 23232323233223232323 POD BLOTZ (Los Angeles, Nostilevo, Cønjuntø Vaciø) https://podblotz.bandcamp.com/ https://soundcloud.com/podblotz PIANO RAIN (Oakland, Katbatik) https://soundcloud.com/ajavision EXILLON (Oakland, Katbatik) https://exillon.bandcamp.com/ https://www.residentadvisor.net/dj/exillon BIG DEBBIE (Los Angeles, Fantasy 1 Records) https://bigdebbie.bandcamp.com/ https://fantasiaeternal.bandcamp.com/album/big-debbie-featuring-ciriza-dos-lados-12-vinyl-limited-50-edition DJ ABANDONED FOOTWEAR (Oakland, Katabatik) https://soundcloud.com/abandoned-footwear DJ FLOWER SLUT (Los Angeles) $10 An Eclectic Night of Modern Electronics/ Drone/ Rhythmic Industrial / Experimental/ Techno music dedicated…

  • wulf@coaxial: Carolyn Chen and Kyle Johnson

    Carolyn Chen - This is a scream (20 min) An audio essay on some screaming and crying and feelings in music, or a program note for Monsters, cold and warm. Kyle Johnson - I'm not really much of a talker. (65 min) I speak alongside video and stereo audio (all run from my own computer). None of those things are…