Past Events

  • 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…

  • 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,…