- One ticket to Atomic Bomb! Who is William Onyeabor?
- When: Thursday, May 8, at 8 p.m.
- Where: Greek Theatre
- Door time: 7 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees.
- $19 for section C (up to $43.65 value)
- $29 for section B (up to $53.85 value)
- Click to view the seating chart.
Atomic Bomb! Who is William Onyeabor?
- What is Atomic Bomb? A lineup of musical stars paying homage to William Onyeabor
- Who is William Onyeabor? A Nigerian artist who created eclectic, futuristic electronic music in the ’70s and ’80s
- Why people want to know who he is: he’s become elusive since releasing his music decades ago
- Who you’ll know at the concert: David Byrne, the former frontman of Talking Heads
- What you already know about him: his elastic vocals and songwriting have earned him an Oscar, a Grammy, and a Golden Globe
- Who else you’ll know: Pat Mahoney from LCD Soundsystem; Alexis Taylor from Hot Chip; Kele Okereke from Bloc Party
- Who you get to see perform for the first time in 30 years: the Lijadu Sisters, a musical act from Nigeria
- Who opens the show: DJ duo Wooden Wisdom
- How you know one of the DJs: he played Frodo Baggins in the Lord of the Rings trilogy and plays Elijah Wood in real life