The Electro-Music Festival

13th Annual electro-music Festival

August 4-6, 2017

The Irving Theater
5505 East Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46219

All Ages
Tickets (available at door):
Weekend Pass: $25
Friday only: $10
Saturday only: $15
Sunday only: $12

Poster design by Jack Hertz

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Artist Lineup

All times posted are EST

Time Location Project
6:00 PM Lower Theater Jason Breitigan
6:30 PM Upper Theater Steven Curtin
7:00 PM Upper Theater Kevin Kissinger
7:30 PM Lower Theater Paul Harriman
8:00 PM Upper Theater earthgirl
8:30 PM Lower Theater onewayness
9:00 PM Upper Theater Goodhands Team
9:30 PM Upper Theater Rob Funkhouser
10:00 PM Upper Theater Klimchak
10:30 PM Lower Theater Surrealestate
11:00 PM Upper Theater Puppet Head
11:30 PM Lower Theater Pallid Mask
12:00 AM Lower Theater David Peck
12:30 AM Lower Theater adamon
Time Location Project
10:00 AM Coffee Shop Steven Curtin – Workshop
Voltage-controlled overtone generators and python based function generators
10:45 AM Coffee Shop Aaron Urbanski – Workshop
Overview of hardware and software for making music on Nintendo Game Boy, mainly focusing on a tutorial of LSDJ
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Saturday Afternoon Setup and Sound Check
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Upper Theater Adam Riviere
1:30 PM Upper Theater Faux Pas Quartet
2:00 PM Lower Theater Thomas Bruce
2:30 PM Lower Theater Stochastic Whimsy
3:00 PM Upper Theater Audio Mace
3:30 PM Lower Theater mindspiral
4:00 – 6:00 PM Break Down, Setup, and Sound Check
6:00 PM Upper Theater Twyndllyngs
6:30 PM Upper Theater Lyn Goeringer
7:00 PM Lower Theater Duet for Theremin & Lap Steel
7:30 PM Upper Theater James Harkins
8:00 PM Lower Theater Pas Musique
8:30 PM Upper Theater Thollem
9:00 PM Upper Theater Veronica Pejril
9:30 PM Upper Theater Project Ruori
10:00 PM Upper Theater Drekka
10:30 PM Lower Theater Auroric Dreams
11:00 PM Lower Theater Angry Red Planet
11:30 PM Lower Theater DEFENSE MECHANISM
12:00 AM Lower Theater emerald adrift
12:30 AM Lower Theater remst8
Time Location Project
10:00 AM Coffee Shop James Harkins – Live Coding with SuperCollider
A brief overview of environments for and aesthetics of live coding for music, with demonstrations in my own dialect “chucklib-livecode” for the SuperCollider audio programming language
10:45 AM Coffee Shop Thollem Discussion on Improvisation
12:00 PM Lunch
12:30 PM to 2:00 PM Sunday Setup and Sound Check
1:00 PM Coffee Shop Moscovitz – Discussion on composition
1:30 PM Coffee Shop Moscovitz – Discussion on composition
2:00 PM Upper Theater Stephen Haluska
2:30 PM Lower Theater Joe Wall
3:00 PM Lower Theater Michael O’Bannon
3:30 PM Lower Theater UTEE
4:00 PM Upper Theater Cranial Mythos
4:30 PM Upper Theater Colin Andrew Sheffield + James Eck Rippie
5:00 PM Upper Theater Alex Keller & Sean O’Neil
5:30 PM Lower Theater Matthew Ryals

For over a decade, people have gathered together to listen to and perform experimental electronic and electro-acoustic music, to swap gear and ideas, and to find like-minded life-long friends under the umbrella of These gatherings have fostered an eclectic and diverse community of musicians and makers, improvisers and composers, amateurs and academics. The strangest thing about the electro-music community? That this might be the first time you’ve ever heard of it.

For the past six years, the annual electro-music festival has been held in Huguenot, NY. As of the last day of 2016’s electro-music festival, the upstate New York days have been uploaded to the archive.


2017 will be the first e-m held in Indianapolis, Indiana. August 4-6 (instead of MEME, the Midwest Electro-Music Experience).
The Irving Theater will host experimental musicians from the United States and all over the world.
This year’s lineup includes but is not limited to 44 performances, 70+ musicians, and 5 video artists.

Irvington is home to a variety of culinary options from handcrafted pizzas to Mexican seafood to caribbean cuisine.
Additionally Sun King beer and nonalcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at the show.

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