Mike D of the Beastie Boys is curating a 17-day festival of music, art and food at MOCA's downtown location. Transmission LA: AV Club is opening with a bang this Thursday night featuring a performance by FOAM alum Santigold. Featuring the work of 16 different artists from all different mediums, this unique festival is chock full of art installations, concerts, DJ nights and performances created by everyone from filmmaker Mike Mills to painter by Sage Vaughn. Other confirmed musical acts include Diplo, Z-Trip, Peanut Butter Wolf, Stones Throw Records and more. Kogi BBQ head chef and LA icon Roy Choi will also attend Thursday through Saturday with a pop-up restaurant to keep all of the creative bellies happy.
The festival will be open daily with free admission April 20th through May 6th. For more details click here.