Jace Clayton is an artist based in New York, also known for his work as DJ /rupture. He is currently writing a book on 21st century music and global digital culture for FSG. His most recent project, Enkutatash እንቁጣጣሽ, debuted in Washington D.C. on September 11th, the Ethiopian New Year (Ethiopia uses its own calendar system), and featured a choir singing a musical rendition of the Homeland Security color-coded Threat Level changes superimposed with modified East African harvest songs for lute and voice.

On February 26, Bang On A Can All-Stars will debut a new composition by Clayton at Merkin Hall in New York City. On March 14, The Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh presents Clayton’s evening-length ensemble performance, The Julius Eastman Memorial Dinner.