BASILICA SOUNDSCAPE 2018 RECAP

Highlights

September 14 – 16, 2018

“The absence of long lines, corporate sponsorships, and flower crowns have made [Basilica SoundScape] a banner weekend for adventurous listeners, and the program, as usual, is stunning.”
New Yorker

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Pioneering People Basilica Benefit: Courtney Love

Saturday, October 27 | 7PM

A Tribute: Celebrating The Magic and The Power

// Tickets start at $75 //

PERFORMANCES BY:
💞 Michael Stipe 💞 Natasha Lyonne 💞 Justin Vivian Bond and Kenny Mellman 💞 Meredith Graves 💞 Roddy Bottum 💞 Zia Anger & Annie Bielski 💞 Davon 💞 Rock Academy Rebel Girls 💞

Soiree Creative Directors Melissa Auf der Maur and Joe Mama-Nitzberg

Hosted by Aaron Dessner, Meredith Graves, Miles Joris-Peyrafitte, Natasha Lyonne, Ryan McGinley, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Elvis Perkins, Chloë Sevigny, Michael Stipe, Brandon Stosuy, Jack Walls and Yelena Yemchuk

Basilica Hudson’s biennial Pioneering People fundraiser celebrates groundbreaking artists across a range of disciplines by hosting and honoring a one-of-a-kind person in our raw industrial church.…

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24-HOUR DRONE 2018 RECAP: Highlights

“It was profound, gorgeous, elegant and magical. We’ll be back for the duration next year.”

Maureen Sager, first time DRONER

DRONERS joined us from Russia to Hong Kong and from Hudson to Saratoga for our fourth annual 24-HOUR DRONE: EXPERIMENTS IN SOUND AND MUSIC, with most making the commitment to the full 24-hour long-form experience.…

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2018 SEASON ANNOUNCEMENT


We are thrilled to be launching into our eighth season of programming in 2018. With music, art, film, food and community at the core of our programs, we welcome revolutionary voices of all disciplines to the Basilica stage this year. From site-specific visual art residencies using our industrial heritage as inspiration, to a long-form homage to sound, our reclaimed factory serves as a muse for our programs.…

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Basilica’s Hope On The Hudson Series

Monday October 8 | 6PM

In collaboration with Oceans 8 Films and the Good Work Institute
With filmmaker Jon Bowermaster
Plus Special Visiting Guests: Slow Money founder Woody Tasch and musical guest LA FORCE (Ariel Engle of Broken Social Scene)

// LIVE | FREE //

Water is life.

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Guerrilla Basilica Improvisations 2018

Sunday, August 12 | 3PM

// FREE //

We are pleased to be working with Art Omi once again to present a free afternoon of fully improvised music, performed by the 2018 Art Omi: Music residents.…

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Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Thursday, August 9 2018 | 7PM

// Advance tickets $25 //

Legendary Montreal musical collective Godspeed You! Black Emperor will return to Basilica Hudson on Thursday, August 9th. The band, who last performed at Basilica in 2015, recently released their seventh full-length album Luciferian Towers on their own self-run record label Constellation.…

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Matana Roberts LIVE

Tuesday, July 10 | 8.30PM

Matana Roberts presents: angel chile, solo reflections on the spirit of Jeanne Lee

// FREE //

Alt composer, sound explorer and avant saxophonist Matana Roberts presents a FREE one-of-a-kind woman and horn alone solo sax performance/remembrance of the iconoclast jazz vocalist Jeanne Lee.…

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Look for more events in the future!