Battles, !!!, Chris Cunningham, Clark, Flying Lotus to play WARP20
The influentual electronic record label WARP are celebrating their 20th anniversary with a series of events across the world, including one in Tokyo (well, Chiba) at Makuhari Messe.
WARP 20 presented by Electroglide on Saturday November 21st.
It's still early days, so the full lineup hasn't been announced yet, but by the look of the first confirmed artists, it's going to be a great show.
The first lineup:
The incredibly tight post/math-rock group Battles
Music video director and audio/video artist Chris Cunningham.
The dance-punk unit !!! (Chk Chk Chk)
IDM musician CLARK.
and downtempo hip-hop artist Flying Lotus.
It will start at 9pm, go all night, and cost you 8500yen.
From 9/5, you can get tickets from Pia (code: 332-966), Lawson (code: 72728), eplus, CN Playguide, Beatink, Ganban and Tower Records (Shinjuku, Akihabara, Ikebukuro, Kichijoji, Yokohama Mores stores). Check the website for pre-reservation info.
WARP20 on Tokyo Gig Guide.