2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Tickle Torture

Wednesday, March 16
11:00PM - 11:40PM

The Iron Bear
121 W 8th St


Listen to Fuck Me With The Lights On

Tickle Torture is the sex-­pop soundtrack for a new generation of freaks. His first EP, “Spiritual Machete” (2012), felt like catching Justin Timberlake and Prince making out in a dumpster full of broken synthesizers. Equal parts electro-­funk and sleaze, his follow-­up EP “Spectrophilia” (2014) further expanded this sound, incorporating the influences of trashy disco, experimental hip­-hop production sensibilities, and 80’s synth drenched R&B classics to create a one-­of-­a-­kind maximalist assault. Recently relocating from Minneapolis to Los Angeles, one man producer, composer, engineer Elliott Kozel is currently at work on his debut full length LP exploring not just the giddy peaks of modern nightlife, but also the inherent sadness in the 4 am aftermath.

His legendary live shows are an intense stage production: half­-party, half performance art with a cavalcade of back-­up dancers, confetti cannons, and video projecti...

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