BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4013@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20121116T000000Z DTEND:20121116T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<a href="http://www.japansociety.org/" target="_blank">Japan So ciety</a>&nbsp\;hosts a live DJ set\, performance\, and site-specific vide o installation from internationally acclaimed electronic pop upstart&nbsp\ ;Oorutaichi\, as he plays selections from his newest album&nbsp\;<em>Cosmi c Coco</em>and more on Friday\, November 16.\n\nAs Japan&rsquo\;s unparall eled vocalist and multi-track sound mixmaster\,&nbsp\;Oorutaichi&nbsp\;pro pels audiences into orbit\, as his colorful yet experimental pop music bri ngs crowds to their feet.&nbsp\;<em>Time Out Tokyo&nbsp\;</em>praises Ooru taichi&rsquo\;s live performance as\, &ldquo\;A chain of amusement . . . A mazingly great.&rdquo\; Dubbed &ldquo\;imaginary electronic folklore&rdquo \; by Oorutaichi\, his music weaves fanciful language into never-heard-bef ore beats and loops.\n\nThis exhilarating event features a celestial-inspi red\, multi-media projection installation by Oorutaichi and his creative t eam\, transforming Japan Society&rsquo\;s foyer into a revolving nightclub .\n\n&ldquo\;Oorutaichi&rsquo\;s kinetic performance and futuristic visual s demand a free environment to dance\,&rdquo\; says Japan Society&rsquo\;s Artistic Director&nbsp\;Yoko Shioka. &ldquo\;Rather than force that energ y into an auditorium\, we are opening up our lobby and encouraging the aud ience to express themselves energetically.&rdquo\;\n\nAn open bar will be available throughout the show\, offering beer and wine at only $4 per glas s. &nbsp\;Concertgoers wearing futuristic space costumes will receive a co mplimentary drink.\n\nLocal sensation&nbsp\;DJ Aki&nbsp\;opens and conclud es the night with contemporary Japanese and American rock\, pop and hip-ho p.\n\n<strong>Limited space is available for this one-time-only dance part y\; advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged. To purchase tickets\, go to&nbsp\;<a href="http://www.japansociety.org/" target="_blank">www.jap ansociety.org</a>&nbsp\;or call&nbsp\;<a href="file://localhost/tel/%25282 12%2529%20715-1258">(212) 715-1258</a></strong>.\n\n DTSTAMP:20240526T084324Z SUMMARY:Cosmic Coco with Oorutaichi URL:/en/events/2012/11/16/cosmic-coco-with-oorutaichi/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR