Artnet News’s Editor’s Picks column this week includes “Time Decorated: The Musical Influences of Jean-Michel Basquiat, Part 2” (free) at the Broad Museum, Los Angeles, California, on January 28, 2021, at 9:00am PST.
This is part to of a new series at the Broad dedicated to the various musical genres that influenced Jean-Michel Basquiat. Tune in to see Afro-punk co-founder James Spooner play a selection of punk and No Wave classics from the likes of James Chance and the Contortions, Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, Liquid Liquid, DNA, Mars, and Basquiat’s band Gray.
[Shown above: Jean-Michel Basquiat performing with his experimental art noise band Gray at Hurrahs in 1979. Photo by Nick Taylor.]