* UPDATED with Jamie Lidell, Jimmy Edgar, Born Ruffians and more
Following a two day spectacular at Paris' Cite de la Musique in May, Warp20 comes to New York City on the 4th & 5th September, combining exclusive concert performances and film screenings at some of the best venues in Manhattan.
The flagship live event takes place at Terminal 5 on Friday, September 4, headlined by Battles (first preview of brand new album material and their only North American show of 2009, ), alongside !!! (ChkChkChk - in their only NYC show of the year), Flying Lotus (just added to the bill!), Pivot (US debut show) with Warp DJs filling in around with classic Warp music. 6pm doors / 7pm show TICKETS
The next day on Saturday, September 5, The World Financial Center Winter Garden and Wordless Music host a free live event with performances by Clark (live), Hudson Mohawke (live), other special guests and Warp DJs. (7pm Doors/8pm Show).
A late night Warp20 Closing Party then follows at Le Poisson Rouge, with Jamie Lidell playing a solo show, Born Ruffians, The Hundred In the Hands, plus guest DJs. (11pm doors - 4am)
From Thursday 3rd Sep to Sunday 6th Sep, The New Museum of Manhattan hosts a series of free screenings from Warp Films’ award-winning catalogue of feature length, documentary and short films, as well as classic Warp artist music videos from the past 20 years.
WARP20 (NEW YORK) EVENT DETAILS:
Friday September 4 : Warp20 (New York) Concert 1
Presented by Bowery Presents and Warp Records
Battles (Preview of new material, only US show 2009)
!!! (NYC exclusive show 2009)
Flying Lotus Live
Pivot (US debut show)
No-fee box offices:
Mercury Lounge Box Office: 212.260.4700. Mon-Sat, Noon-7pm, 217 E. Houston (b/w Essex & Ludlow)
Music Hall of Williamsburg Box Office: 718.486.5400, Mon-Sat, 11am-6pm, 66 N. 6th St. (b/w Wythe & Kent)
Ticketmaster.com (additional booking fee)
Saturday September 5 : Warp20 (New York) Concert 2
Co-Presented by Arts>World Financial Center, Wordless Music and Warp
7PM doors / 8PM show
Venue: The Winter Garden
World Financial Center, 200 Vesey Street, New York, New York 10281
*NEW* Saturday September 5 : Warp20 (New York) Closing Party
Presented by Wordless Music and Warp.
Jamie Lidell / Born Ruffians / The Hundred in the Hands / DJs.
Le Poisson Rouge / 11pm doors / Info and Tickets
Thursday September 3 – Sunday September 6
Film screenings at New Museum Theater Presented by Wordless Music and Warp Films
WarpVision: The Videos 1989-2004
Selected Warp Films / Warp Records music videos
Dead Man’s Shoes
Selected Warp Films Shorts
Cinema16 Shorts (selections from all Cinema16 releases)
Venue: The New Museum
New York, NY 10002
Continuous screenings during museum hours
Warp screenings are free. Admission to New Museum galleries must be purchased separately