Co-Lab Projects, Sean Ripple, and Vault Fine Art Services present It’s All True by Object Collection

It's All True
Photo courtesy of Paramount Theatre Austin

It’s All True is an opera-in-suspension based on the complete live archives of iconic underground band Fugazi. Grounded upon the DC post-hardcore outfit’s 1987-2002 Live Archive series, the work uses only the incidental music, text, and sounds, none of Fugazi’s actual songs. An obsessive leap into 1,500 hours of gig detritus – random feedback, aimless drum noodling, pre-show activist speeches, audience hecklers, police breaking up gigs – forms the foundation of an ear-body-and-mind-flossing 100 minutes for four voices/performers, four electric guitars/basses, and two drummers. It’s All True is overloaded, maddening, mundane, properly funny, and a radical incitement to action.

Event Details


5.20.18 | 5:00 pm
5.19.18 | 8:00 pm
5.18.18 | 8:00 pm


Paramount Theatre
713 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701


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