Biography

Julius Smack is a performance project by Peter Hernandez, a musician based in Los Angeles. In an interdisciplinary practice of music, text, and video, he connects histories and politics in butoh and vogue dance performances. He has released three recordings on Practical Records.


Photo by Perry Shimon.


Photo by Perry Shimon.


Photo by Cabure Bonugli.

Performances



Performing at n/a, 2013. Photos by Keegan Luttrell.
2014

June 2 - The Lash, Los Angeles
May 31 - Private Island, Los Angeles
May 12 - Dublab Radio
Apr. 16 - KChung Radio, Chinatown, Los Angeles
Apr. 11 - The Lesbian and Gay Center at The Village, Los Angeles
Mar. 23 - KChung Radio, Los Angeles
Mar. 18 - The Lash, Los Angeles
Mar. 9 - The Smell, Los Angeles
Jan. 31 - Cafe Van Kleef, Oakland, CA
Jan. 28 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Jan. 25 - Nocturnal Daydreams at Alley Cat Books, San Francisco
Jan. 21 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Jan. 14 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Jan. 7 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco

2013

Dec. 10 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Nov. 26 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Nov. 12 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Nov. 5 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Nov. 4 - The Chapel with Glasser, San Francisco
Oct. 22 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Oct. 19 - Cafe Van Kleef, Oakland
Sep. 24 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Sep. 4 - SOMArts, San Francisco
Aug. 27 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Aug. 16 & 17 - Home Alone 2, New York, NY
Aug. 6 - High Fantasy at Aunt Charlie's Lounge, San Francisco
Aug. 4 - Mission Delores Park, San Francisco
July 6 - n/a, Oakland, CA

Video


Releases





Store

Products in the Julius Smack Store are available on a limited basis - often in a small quantity. Stock is in constant flux so check back regularly.
 


"Feels So Right" by Julius Smack
CD-R, $7

Limited edition of 50


Gold Chain as worn by Julius Smack
12", $20


White Hat as worn by Julius Smack
One Size, $10