Sound Series: Psychic TV / PTV3, featuring the debut screening of Psychic TV: Dreams Less Sweet
Friday, Aug 16, 2013 8:00 PM EDT
(7:00 PM Doors)
New Hazlett Theater, Pittsburgh, PA
The Warhol welcomes Psychic TV / PTV3 for a rare and intimate performance at the New Hazlett Theater. Fronted by performance artist, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge, Psychic TV (born out of Industrial Music pioneers, Throbbing Gristle) made highly innovative and provocative music from the early 80’s to mid-90’s, blending elements of psychedelia and dance with Industrial sounds (known as "hyperdelic"). In 2003, drummer Edley ODowd of the legendary NYC rock band Toilet Boys persuaded Genesis to rekindle her rock spirit and Psychic TV, which became known as “PTV3”.
For this special performance, the band will feature Genesis Breyer P-Orridge -vocals, violin; Edley ODowd - drums, samples; Alice Genese - bass; Jeff 'Bunsen' Berner - guitar and Jess Stewart - keyboards. With live projections by Jeanne Angel & Sam Zimmerman
The performance will be preceded by the debut screening of Psychic TV: Dreams Less Sweet, which features the work 47 artists, creating a collective film set to the album. The performance is presented in connection with the exhibition, Genesis Breyer P-Orridge: S/HE IS HER/E on view through September 15, 2013 at The Warhol.