Participate in a DJ scratching technique workshop and experience a hands-on and interactive session with Kid Koala.
If you do not have the experience and would like to attend, observers will have the opportunity to register as well.
Skill level: Participants should have some level experience.
Eric San, a.k.a. Kid Koala, is a world-renowned scratch DJ, music producer, and award winning graphic novelist. He has released 6 solo albums, 4 on Ninja Tune: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (2000), Some of My Best Friends Are DJs (2003), Your Mom’s Favorite DJ (2006), and 12 Bit Blues (2012), and 2 on Arts & Crafts. He has published 2 graphic novels, Nufonia Must Fall (2003) and Space Cadet (2011), and has been involved in collaborations with artists including the Gorillaz, Deltron 3030, and The Slew. Kid Koala has also toured with Radiohead, the Beastie Boys, Money Mark, A Tribe Called Quest, DJ Shadow, and The Preservation.
Live animated graphic novel performed, filmed, and scored in real time
Create your own personalized board game with the guidance of Kid Koala.
Sxip Shirey tests the edge of music through his imagination for sounds. He builds ecstatic melody and unimaginable sounds with an array of instruments and unconventional objects. This workshop is aimed at artists with an interest to expand their knowledge of composition.