Oneohtrix Point Never at Atlas Performing Arts Center Sunday, Jan. 19

It is no wonder ambient artist Oneohtrix Point Never chose an image from Georges Schwizgebel’s 1982 animated short film The Rapture Of Frank N Stein for the cover of his most recent LP, R Plus Seven. It’s a visual extension of the artist’s music: gorgeous, macabre, and something akin to sleepwalking through a labyrinth of dark rooms and repetitive corridors. R Plus Seven is plenty cinematic on its own, though. “Zebra” begins as glitchy electro before it slowly dissolves into a wash of hushed synths, jungle noises, and disjointed saxophones; on the Koji Kondo–esque “Problem Areas,” you may imagine yourself wandering down one of Schwizgebel’s neverending hallways. It’s an experience more evocative than a film alone. Oneohtrix Point Never performs at 8 p.m. at Atlas Performing Arts Center, 1333 H St. NE. $18. (202) 399-7993. atlasarts.org.

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