The second annual 24-Hour Drone: Experiments In Sound & Music is taking place this weekend at Basilica Hudson, New York
New York’s Basilica Hudson are set to host their second 24 Hour drone performance series this weekend. Run in collaboration with Utrecht's Le Guess Who? festival, Second Ward Foundation and Wave Farm/WGXC, the series features performances from musicians and sound artists as well as long duration video, interactive art installations and a 24 hour coffee bar. People can either attend for the full 24 hours or buy tickets at $1 per hour.
Artists on the bill include Oneida, Innov Gnawa, Hospital Productions’ Dominic Fernow presenting Drone Block, Camilla Padgitt-Coles, Bonnie Baxter of Kill Alters, Efrim Manuel Menuck of Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Noveller, Christopher Tignor performing alongside Meshell Ndegeocello, and more. Second Ward Foundation will present a series of videos, and the whole event will be streamed live via wavefarm.org and broadcast Saturday through Sunday morning on Wave Farm's WGXC 90.7-FM.
24-Hour Drone: Experiments In Sound & Music starts at 3pm on 23 April. General admission and Drone Survival Kits can be bought via Brown Paper Tickets.