Okovi. Also Saturay, Oct. 6, and Sunday, Oct. 7.
With T-Pain, Metro Boomin, Open Mike Eagle.
The Adult Swim Festival jumbles together a lineup of midlevel comedians such as Hannibal Buress and Jena Friedman with a seemingly random assortment of musical acts. The three-day festival is dominated by rap and hip-hop iconoclasts, such as the intense, aggressive duo Run the Jewels and DJ/producer Flying Lotus, leavened with Georgia Anne Muldrow’s soulful contemplations and the jazz-funk dexterity of Thundercat, a longtime collaborator of Flying Lotus. The festival also encompasses the electronic-industrial subversions of J.G. Thirlwell’s instrumental space-age project Xordox and the poetic country-pop fables of powerhouse singer Neko Case. Meanwhile, Julianna Barwick wraps herself up in loops of soothing electronic echoes, hip-hop empress Big Freedia brings her pumped-up New Orleans bounce, and synth-pop diva Zola Jesus sifts through the ashes and bones of her 2017 album,