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All-Female Group to Celebrate Second Grammy Win at Levitt Pavilion

The Musical group Mariachi Divas will celebrate their second win in the Grammy Awards with a free concert at Levitt Pavilion on Saturday, August 9, 6:30-8:00 p.m. The all-female group now has a total of six Grammy nominations. They recently won their second American Grammy for Best Mexican Regional Album of the Year. Ballet Folklorico Ollin from San Fernando Valley will perform with them. Trumpet…

Concert and Cinema in One

The California Philharmonic Orchestra will present musical pieces from some of the most memorable films and series in history during a concert at Santa Anita Race Track on Saturday, August 9, 7:30-10:15 p.m. Maestro Victor…

Opa Opa to Bring All Forms of Latin Music to Sierra Madre

From salsa to  merengue, cumbia, cha-cha and bolero–the Opa Opa band will bring all of the most popular forms of Latin music at Memorial Park Bandshell in Sierra Madre on Sunday, August 10, 6:00-8:00 p.m.…

Hot Club of Detroit Survives and Excels Even Without Drummer

Hot Club of Detroit has not only worked as a band even without a drummer, but through their usual lineup of reeds, two guitars, accordion and upright bass, was able to gain following throughout the…

Brazilian Samba Society Concludes Descanso Gardens’ World Rhythms Series

A group of Brazilian musicians from Southland will lead the culmination of Descanso Gardens’ World Rhythms series on Tuesday, August 5, 6:00-7:00 p.m. The Samba Society will perform vintage sambas reminiscent of classic recordings from…

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Saturday, August 30 - 8:00 pm Saturday Nights in August: Cheers Elephant + Escuela Taqueria

Friday, August 01

Today: From an Online Ad to Today’s “Best Live Band”

A band which started from a simple Craigslist advertisement has grown into a multi-instrumentalist group dubbed as “Best Live Band in LA,” performing on ABC,…

Friday, August 01

U2 Tribute Band Closes Party on the Plaza Summer Concert Series

Imagine a rock and roll tribute show so realistic, it will overwhelm audience’ senses of sight and sound. L.A. Vation is that band and U2…

Friday, August 01

Lake Avenue Church to Hold Free Mid-Summer Concert

Duane Funderburk (l) and Jamie Rankin (r). Photo courtesy Lake Avenue Church Lake Avenue Church will hold a mid-summer “Two Piano Concert’ in its Workshop…

Saturday, August 02

“King of Blues” Laith Al-Saadi to Hold Free Concert

“King of the Blues” Laith Al-Saadi will headline a free concert at the Levitt Pavilion on Saturday, August 2, 6:30 p.m. Al-Saadi was crowned “King…

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Legendary Singer Neil Diamond to be Honored in Free Concert

The City of La Cañada will pay tribute to American singer-songwriter Neil Diamond during the 2014 Summer Music in the Park concert at Memorial Park on Sunday, August 3, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Cover band Hot August, named after title of Neil Diamond’s live album recorded at the Greek Theater, will play songs popularized by the 73-year-old artist. Hot August’s lead singer Dean Colley has been performing in rock bands since 1982, after leaving the University of Southern California where he studied biology. Colley started studying the songs of the legendary singer/songwriter after a local businessman asked him if he would like…

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