top
San Francisco
San Francisco
Indybay
Indybay
Indybay
Regions
Indybay Regions North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area California United States International Americas Haiti Iraq Palestine Afghanistan
Topics
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature

Other Cinema presents Switched-On Psychedelia

Date:
Saturday, April 14, 2012
Time:
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Event Type:
Screening
Organizer/Author:
Craig Baldwin
Location Details:
Artists' Television Access
992 Valencia Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

On Saturday, April 14th, ATA Gallery's flagship exhibition series OTHER CINEMA presents the first show in its Psychedelia series, resonating with the switched-on groove of the analog synthesizer subculture.

Headlining is John Davis’ live-track to Ira Cohen’s legendary Invasion of the Thunderbolt Pagoda.

PLUS: We welcome back to the Bay Area Ms. Lori Varga, who cleverly demonstrates 9 “modified” oddities from her mini-synth collection, inviting audience into hands-on experience!

David Cox shows off both the impossibly funky Optigan and also its iteration as an iPhone app!

Concluding the evening is Matthew Bate’s What the Future Sounded Like, a half-hr. BBC doc on the early synth scene in ‘60s England, with clips of Roxy Music-era Brian Eno, Hawkwind, and Dr. Who.

Come early for Bob Moog clips, early Soviet Theremin, Raymond Scott initiatives, Negativland Boopers, and bio-feedback bliss!

Doors open at 8pm; show at 8:30pm.
Admission is $6.66
Added to the calendar on Tue, Apr 10, 2012 2:09PM
We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

$ 20.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.

Publish

Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network