Music: Octave One
Pre-sale admission: Pre-sale tix available now via Eventbrite, $8 MOCAD members, $12 non-members. *No extra ticket fees until 9/7!*
Regular admission: Free before 9pm ($5 suggested donation), after 9pm $15 ($10 for MOCAD members)
Join us for this performance as part of our opening celebration for our new exhibitions: Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance, Detroit Affinities: Dana Awartani, and Punk House, plus our 2017 Benefit Art Auction Exhibition.
MOCAD is excited to present Octave One as our featured opening night performers!
The brainchild of Lenny and Lawrence Burden – two Detroit born and bred producers who are in constant demand – Octave One transforms synthesizers and sequencers into vessels of funk, house and symphonic beats. The Burden brothers are both trained musicians who took an early interest in DJing, programming and inventing their own gear. In 1990, they founded 430 West/Direct Beat Records, a record label that paved the way for the rise of independent electronic music labels throughout the ’90’s.