On Thursday, September 13 and Friday, September 14 Bang on a Can’s virtuoso neo-marching band Asphalt Orchestra will make its first West Coast appearance, bringing both its inventive indoor and guerilla outdoor personas to the stages and streets of Los Angeles, California!

On September 13 at Valley Performing Arts Center at California State University, the band performs Unpack the Elephant - its stage show bringing the eclectic spirit of the renegade group to the stage featuring music by Frank Zappa, David Byrne and Annie Clark, Björk, and new music by members of the band.  Get your FREE TICKETS here.

On September 14 Asphalt Orchestra will morph into an outdoor flash force, springing jazz, prog-rock, and world music on the mobile masses of Downtown Los Angeles.  Presented by ArtsBrookfield, the band will perform 3 FREE flash sets from 12pm-1pm in Downtown LA featuring music written for the band by luminaries including David Byrne & Annie Clark, Goran Bregovic, Tatsuya Yoshida and more. See the exact performance times and locations here.