Friday, November 18, 2011

Kenneth Anger and Brian Butler's Technicolor Skull

Kenneth Anger and Brian Butler's
Technicolor Skull perform Saturday,
Nov. 19, 2011 at Museum of Contemporary Art
Opening reception for Kenneth Anger: ICONS 


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Technicolor Skull
performs their first West Coast appearance at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles on November 19, 2011, as part of the opening reception for Kenneth Anger: ICONS. This exhibition will showcase the films, books, and artwork of one of the most original and enigmatic filmmakers of post-war American cinema. This coincides with the release of Technicolor Skull's self-titled recorded debut, a one-sided, bloodred 180 gram 12" vinyl LP limited to 666 copies.

Technicolor Skull LP cover
Technicolor Skull
is an experiment in light and sound, exploring the psychic impact of a magick ritual in the context of an improvised performance. With Brian Butler on guitar and electronic instruments, and Kenneth Anger on theremin, their collaboration is a performance contained inside a ritual of unknown origin, tapping into occult stories that extend musical language into initiation. Hidden messages escape through gesture and light, manifesting as a one-time-only event. 

The record will be available directly


to watch Kenneth Anger and Brian Butler's
TECHNICOLOR SKULL on YouTube

For additional information about Kenneth Anger: ICONS please contact MOCA.

Kenneth Anger "ICONS"

Nov. 13, 2011, through Feb. 27, 2012
Opening reception: Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011
Technicolor Skull will perform at 8 PM

Museum of Contemporary Art
250 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Admission:
Free for MOCA Members and one guest
Additional guests and non-members: $25.00
INFO 621/621-1794 or

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