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EVENTS/RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL SERIES


We curate a monthly live event titled the "Ratskin Explastical" Series, bringing together noise/experimental/avantgarde/etc artists from Oakland and all over the world for a unique and visceral series of intense sounds, art, drink, food and visuals.


C U R R E N T ::: Performances


RATSKIN RECORDS PRESENTS...QUADRUPLE TAPE RELEASE PARTY
MAYA SONGBIRD
SLANTED SQUARE
LOACHFILLET
MALOCCULSION
plus special guests!
SPELLLING
JADE ARIANA
DAISY WORLD
DJ WHEEZY
October 15, 2016. oakland secret gallery
577 5th street. oakland, CA. $5-10. 8pm sharp
POSTER

RATSKIN RECORDS & VOLTAGE DROP PRESENT,,,
DAMON BELL
V.E.X.
JASMINE INFINITI
Special guest late night set from MOOR MOTHER
Residents: BONUS BEAST, MALO, FLOWER PATTERN, KOZI
Oct. 22, 2016. The Legionnaire Saloon Oakland, CA
$5 before 10pm / $7 after



Recent Past::: Performances

RATSKIN RECORDS & VOLTAGE DROP PRESENT,,,
STAR AH MER AH SU
TYLER HOLMES (Cassette release for "Invisible Island"
PANDER
SHIZATIN
Residents: BONUS BEAST, MALO, FLOWER PATTERN, KOZI
September 30, 2016. The Legionnaire Saloon Oakland, CA
$5 before 10pm / $7 after
POSTER

RATSKIN RECORDS & VOLTAGE DROP PRESENT,,,
BEAST NEST "Taste of India" cassette release Party
WIZARD APPRENTICE
PIANO RAIN
BEAST NEST
BEAST NEST VS PIANO RAIN
DJ JASMINE INFINITI
Residents: BONUS BEAST, MALO, FLOWER PATTERN, KOZI
July 29, The Legionnaire Saloon Oakland, CA
$5 before 10pm / $7 after
POSTER

RATSKIN RECORDS 11 YEAR ANNIVERSARY SHOW
CURSE
FELIDAE
V. VANKMEN
ZACHARY JAMES WATKINS
MAYA SONGBIRD
April 11, 2016 LCM. Oakland, CA
$5-10 8pm
POSTER

RATSKIN RECORDS & T/E CA PRESENTS ...
UNSUSTAINABLE SOCIAL CONDITION
POSTCOMMODITY
RUBBER O) CEMENT
LEAH PEAH
COAGULATOR
Feburary, 20, 2016 LCM. Oakland, CA
$5-10 8pm
POSTER

RATSKIN RECORDS & CHONDRITIC SOUND PRESENT...
HIVE MIND
OIL THIEF
LIEBESTOD
LIABLE FOR ABUSE
AJA VISWION
Feburary, 27, 2016 LCM. Oakland, CA
$5-10 8pm
POSTER

RATSKIN RECORDS PRESENTS BLACK DOG Cassette Release Party
BLACK DOG
BURMESE
LAS SUCIAS
CORAL REMAINS
Sat, Dec 12. Purple House. Oakland, CA
$5-10 8pm
POSTER


Ratskin Records presents , "A Festival Of Noise and Industrial Music and Art"
Saturday, September 5, 2015. LCM OAKLAND. 8th Street between Peralta & Campbell
Noon - Midnight. / $10-25 NO ONE TURNED AWAY /

BASTARD NOISE
NOAH LANDIS
RELAY FOR DEATH
MOM
V.E.X.
RELAY FOR DEATH
KROB
FORBIDDEN COLORS
BEAST NEST
BIG DEBBIE
OF EARTH AND SUN
BUSINESS ETIQUETTE
TERROR APART
AJA VOID
FLOWER PATTERN
ZEEK SHECK
SLANTED SQUARE
TRALPHAZ
PLOC
BRAN (...) POS
THOABATH
MULVA MYASIS
+ TWO VERY SPECIAL SURPRISE GUESTS

DJs :
DAISY
HEADBOGGLE
MISFAILED

VIDEOS / FILMS / ARTWORK :
FUTURE BLONDES
HOW I QUIT CRACK
HUMAN TRAFFIC
FLETCHER PRATT
SHALO P.
GX JUPITTER LARSEN


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RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #47
March 26, 2015 . LCM 8pm $5-9
FLESHLIGHT (tape release show)
RANK SOUND
RENEE CLARK
AJA VISION
RON SPOONES
BONUS BEAST DJ
Poster


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #49
Saturday, April 4, 2014. 4-6 pm
VAMP Records Music / Art $3-6
NOYZELAB (UK)
ZEEK SHECK
404 NOT FOUND
poster

RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #50
RATSKIN RECORDS 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY
April 10,, 2015 . LCM 8pm $5-9
C U B E
STYROFOAM SANCHEZ
TRALPHAZ
SHARKIFACE
FLOWER PATTERN (VIDEOS)
SHALO P (VIDEOS)
DJ'S DIRT COLLAR / BOBBY GANUSH
Poster

Ratskin EXPLASTICAL 42#
March 21 @ Black Widow Lodge - Oakland
CUBE
SKATE LAWS
BONUS BEAST
HEADCASE
dj Nihar Bhatt

Ratskin EXPLASTICAL #44 April 3rd @ Black Widow Lodge - Oakland
BRAN (...) POS
PETIT SAC (la )
CUSSWORDS
VANKMAN

RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #43
April 15th @ Black Widow Lodge - Oakland
ETTRICK
JOOKLO DUO (Italy )
ARC
TARA SREEKRISHNAN
JASON WADE
dj Paul Haney

RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #39 - Release party for VERTONEN 12" LP
VERTONEN
BRAN (...) POS
CHARM & STRANGE
MICHAEL GENDREAU
POSTER

Ratskin Explastical #38 Quadruple Release party
November, 21, 2013 @ LCM oakland *30pm $5
LOACHFILLET
SHARKIFACE
BONUS BEAST
YURT YURT
POSTER
Ratskin Explastical #36
October, 6, 2013 @ LCM
DILATEDEARS (Ratskin / Placenta Recordings )
MURDER MURDER! (insane jazz / grindcore meltdown )
DENTAL WORK (Placenta Recordings / Ratskin )
CTRL V 3RROR
M22
dj HEADBOGGLE


ratskin.explastical____#35
august.24.2013.@ LCM Oakland. 830pm $5
blue sabbath black cheer
styrofoam sanchez
eye of nix
murder murder
loachfillet
POSTER


RATSKIN EXPLATICAL #33
June 12
C. LAVENDER + CECI MOSS
C. LAVENDER (NYC)
NUNSCHOOL
COLLIN MCKELVEY
GREG GARBAGE (DJ)
POSTER


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #32
APRIL 25TH @LCM . OAKLAND
COLLAPSED ARC (Hanson Records)
RUST WORSHIP (Obsolete Units)
DILATEDEARS (Ratskin)
HA HA LA (nYC)
DJ HEAD-BOGGLE / COAGULATOR


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #31
APRIL 20 @ LCM. OAKLAND "4/20 SPECIAL"
DINOSAURS WITH HORNS (LAFMS)
DIMMER
HEADCASE
SPACE/TIME
DJ LOACHFILLET


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #30 "FESTIVUS PELVICUS"
MARCH 30 &31 @ LCM. OAKLAND

RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #29
MARCH 28, 2012. 8PM $6
CUBE
J. ZAGERS
AMPHIBIOUS GESTURES
FORREST FRIENDS
LAZER LOPEZ
RAUB ROY (DJ)


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #28
FEB. 11, 2012. 8PM
LCM. OAKLAND. 8th St @ Peralta
BOB BELLERUE (NYC)
DEMONFACE
TERMINATOR 2 (Texas)
THOMAS DIMUZIO
TAKE UP SERPENTS
A.C. WAY
Dj Bonus Beast , Loachfillet


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #27
Jan, 25, 2012. 9PM
LCM. OAKLAND. 8th St @ Peralta
STILLSUIT
STYROFOAM SANCHEZ
VEX XANAXAX
LITTLE DEBBIE (LA)
Dj MOM

RATS-U N -XPLASTICAL #00
Jan, 5, 2012
LCM OAKLAND. 1629 8th St.
A WHITE HUNTER
BEAST NEST
IN TENTS (la)
CATHETER (la)
Dj JUNK DRAWER

RATSKIN EX[PLASTICAL #26
Nov 19th at The Knockout 9pm $5
+++CUBE++
WHITE AND++ (Nicole Ginelli_ Madelyn Merkey)
+HORAFLORA
WAXY TOMBS++++
POSTER

RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #25.
Tuesday, Oct 23. Halloween edition.
@ Lewcid Joosebox.
RODGER STELLA (w/ 666es)
BEAST NEST
FILTHMILK
DJ BONUS BEAST ]


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #24
Mon, Oct 15, 2012 8pm $6
@ LCM. (1629 8th st. Oakland)
LAETITIA SONAMI
CRANK STURGEON
STYROFOAM SANCHEZ
JEWELED SNAKES


RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #23 .
Fri,Oct 5, 2012 8pm $4-7
@ Sugar Mountain (2515 San Pablo Ave)
CRANK STURGEON
STYROFOAM SANCHEZ
RELAY FOR DEATH
DENTAL WORK
DIESEL DUDES
DJ LOACHfillet


RATSKIN + TUSCO EMBASSY Present/////

Saturday, Feb 4th . 8pm $4 @ Heco's Palace of Music. 705 Peralta Ave. West Oakland, CA
DYING COMES ALIVE (Cleveland)
HEAD HEAD
ALIENSLANG (CD release)
PRIMITIVE FEAST
HEADBOGGLE v. VIBRATING GARBAGE
DJ'S = HECO DAVIS, TAPEHEADCLEANER

Sunday, Oct 3rd, 2010 @ The Zoo. 751 3rd St. Oakland, CA
RATSKIN EXPLASTICAL #16 : Trippple Cassette Release Party w/
BRAN (...) POS
CRANK STURGEON
STYROFOAM SANCHEZ
DENTAL WORK
BASIDIOMYCOTA
FLYER/">
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