Jesse Gilbert projection design, software and sound

Luke Cage: The Live Score at the Ace Theater

Jesse created live visuals for ArtDontSleep’s presentation of the live score for the Marvel series Luke Cage at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, October 6, 2016.


ArtDontSleep presents an unforgettable evening of music at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, curated by Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge, showing the diverse range of original score created for the Netflix original series, Marvel’s Luke Cage. Influences ranging from David Axelrod, Ennio Morricone, to A Tribe Called Quest and Wu Tang Clan will be brought to life by a 40-piece orchestra conducted and orchestrated by Miguel Atwood-Ferguson.

This special concert event will be hosted by Russell Peters and Wayne Brady and also features an opening DJ set by mega producer No I.D..

The Netflix original series Marvel’s Luke Cage, streaming all 13 episodes only on Netflix beginning September 30th, tells the story of Luke Cage (Mike Colter), a hoodie-wearing, unbreakable ex-con who fights to clear his name and save his neighborhood.  After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage becomes a fugitive trying to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem, New York City. But he is soon pulled out of the shadows and must fight a battle for the heart of his city – forcing him to confront a past he had tried to bury.

Marvel’s Luke Cage is rated TV-MA.  All 13 episodes will be available on September 30, only on Netflix.  Marvel’s Luke Cage Season One digital soundtrack will be available at digital retailers and streaming services on October 7.   For more information, stay tuned to, @MarvelMusicInc on Twitter, and the official site for Marvel’s Luke Cage for all the updates.

Marvel’s Luke Cage: The Live Score is brought to you with the generous support of Beats and The Theatre at Ace Hotel.   Beats will provide streaming stations of the soundtrack in the lobby of the theatre.

ArtDontSleep is an event production and artist management company, specializing in bringing stories to life.  Managing forward thinking composers and musicians and crafting the most forward thinking events in the city of Los Angeles. Approaching music promotion in a smart and innovative way.

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