MoMA PS1 Celebrates Kraftwerk: Afrika Bambaataa

MoMA PS1 , Long Island City Sunday May 13 2012 15:00 - 18:00
As part of its ongoing presentation of Kraftwerk audio and visual material, MoMA PS1 is hosting a series of DJs spinning sets inspired by the pioneering technopop combo; the action takes place in a performance dome set up in the museum's courtyard. Today's session, the series's grand finale, fittingly sees Afrika Bambaataa—who, along with Arthur Baker and John Robie, quoted Kraftwerk's melodies and rhythms to create the world-changing "Planet Rock"—working the wheels of steel.
Venue name: MoMA PS1
Contact:
Address: 22-25 Jackson Ave
Queens
11101
Cross street: at 46th Ave
Opening hours: Mon, Thu–Sun noon–6pm
Transport: Subway: G, 7 to Court Sq
Price: $15, advance $10. Advance tickets available through momaps1.org/calendar