June 1 - August 24
Every Thursday - 6pm to 8pm
Beverly Canon Gardens
Also known as Leo From Rio, this dance music award-winning artist and performer extraordinaire, originally from Brazil, brings Carnaval everywhere Nunan performs. With a strong stage show and uplifting music, Nunan gets the crowd to dance. Nunan is a multi-disciplinary artist, LA community leader, and queer activist, as well as a 2021 Music Forward Foundation Emerging Artist Award recipient.
Based in Los Angeles, Kymistry is an emerging contemporary R&B artist known for her chilled, healing, and empowering neo-soul sound. Winner of a Soulger Award for her performance at Skidrow’s Kingdom Koncert and a Mercado La Paloma runner-up, she was a 2021 recipient of the Music Forward Foundation’s Emerging Artist Award.
Everyone deserves a poem. Come get yours.
Get a custom poem from an LGBTQ+ poet with Pride Poets, based on a word, theme, or story that you give us. Founded by West Hollywood City Poet Laureate, Brian Sonia-Wallace, Pride Poets are a queer poetry incubator that brings queer poets to write for their community, honoring and recording their stories and spreading love. Our mission is to connect people through ink in a wired-in world.
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Linda and Friends
A RONSTADT AND LAUREL CANYON 1970’S ROCK REVIEW
Linda and Friends play live Rock 'n Roll shaped and inspired by an generation, including the best hits by Linda Ronstadt. Just minutes above the infamous Sunset Strip’s rock clubs lies the rural retreat of Laurel Canyon, where young musicians and songwriters regularly banded together to create some of the best vintage Rock ‘n Roll hits ever produced.
The LINDA AND FRIENDS band is made up of top Los Angeles recording artists, performers and composers who have recorded and performed with Rock 'n Roll royalty including James Taylor, Buddy Miles, Lee Ritenour, Toto, The Babys, Jackson Browne, Lita Ford, Frank Zappa, Tower of Power, Leland Sklar, Simon Phillips, Spandau Ballet, Stone Temple Pilots, Dolly Parton, Colbie Caillat, Dave Mason, even Pope Francis... not to mention performances on TV, film scores, and on stages around the world.
Rod Lightning and the Thunderbolts of Love
|If you like your classic rock and roll authentically delivered, Rod Lightning & The Thunderbolts of Love featuring philanthropist and Realtor, Michael J. Libow, are here to oblige. With a catalogue of tunes from Tom Petty, Cheap Trick, Rolling Stones, Beatles, John Mellencamp (and more), you will be moving and grooving to memorable music all twilight long.|
Upstream has been spreading their message of love and positivity through their exhilarating Caribbean Music, namely, Reggae, Calypso, Soca and Steel Drum Music, for quite some time now.
Bandleader and Lead Singer/Guitarist Haile Blackman is originally from The Republic of Trinidad & Tobago and the Son of the Legendary Creator of Soca Music, the late Ras Shorty I. The band boasts a very seasoned and celebrated line up: Derek Brewstafari (Steel Drums, Vocals), Steel Drum Extraordinaire is also a Trinidad and Tobago native and will tug at your heartstrings with his melodic Steel Drum tones. Granville Cayetano (Bass/Keys & Background Vocals), Daniel Lopilato (Keys, Guitar & Background Vocals) and Mark Spiller (Drums & Background Vocals) complete the stellar crew.
Zetz Klezmer Ensemble
Through songs, stories, jokes, dances and props, Zetz educates, entertains and engages audiences of all ages about what Klezmer music is and what it reveals about the Jewish history, culture and it’s people.
Zetz, which means to jab or poke (physically or verbally) in Yiddish, is an energetic, entertaining ensemble that charms audiences across all age groups.
Their music is firmly based in the classic klezmer traditions of Eastern European Jews, but they also take colors from across the musical spectrum. These creative musicians weave the intimacy of European chamber music together with the infectious fun and entertainment of a dance band. They perform music ranging from originals composed by their own band members to Arabic and Turkish folk songs from the 15th century, to Jewish wedding standards, to popular Yiddish vaudeville music of the 1920s and ‘30s.
Beach St. A GoGo
A Tribute To The Groovy Sounds Of The 60’s.
Originally formed in 2011 by founder and lead singer TJ Rosenman from Florida, Beach St. A GoGo has been recast on the West Coast in 2017 and is entertaining audiences at festivals, corporate events, private functions, social clubs, VFW’s, restaurants with entertainment, weddings, nightclubs and car shows.
The selection of songs that are fun to listen, dance and sing along to, are #1 Hits or Top 10 from Billboard magazine's 1960's Top 100.
Hits from The Beatles, Beach Boys, Elvis, those Fab 60’s girl groups, One Hit Wonders, Motown and More!
BEACH St. A GoGo! will Rock, Roll and Remember as they play “BOSS” hits by over 40 bands or singers that defined a generation.
American Songbook, Jazz & Brazilian Bossa Nova Vocalist.
For over two decades, Joyce Partise has entertained audiences large and small throughout the West Coast. Her appearances include intimate cocktail parties, weddings, and business gatherings, to major conventions and weekly appearances at hotels in Beverly Hills and Los Angeles. Joyce Partise brings sultry style, flair and excitement to those she entertains. She has an impressive ability to tell a story through a song, and her music, sung in both Portuguese and English, which creates an air of sensuality, romance, and allure that reaches the hearts of those who hear her. Since childhood, Joyce Partise has been most influenced by Brazilian Bossa Nova, Samba, and the timeless standards of the American Songbook, and she features classics from Antonio Carlos Jobim, Astrud Gilberto, and other Brazilian legends during each of her performances.
Joyce Partise partnered with Bill Brendle, former Pianist and Music Director for Brazilian Jazz icon Sergio Mendes. Together the two produced Joyce’s album, My Brazilian Heart, with some of the world’s top jazz musicians in a record that features classics such as Sway, Mas Que Nada, and My Foolish Heart. Her YouTube following has touched millions of followers throughout the world.
Whether you’re 25 or 75 you’ll instantly recognize – and fall in love with – Joyce’s music which has also been played on LA’s premiere jazz station, Kjazz 88.1.
|There are alligators in New Orleans and beaches in Los Angeles. Combine those two and you get Alligator Beach, a high energy funky NOLA party band. A stylistic mash up of The Meters, Tina Turner and Tower of Power, we play New Orleans standards, a handful of originals from our album Throwin’ A Party and popular songs everyone knows with a giant, New Orleans, Alligator Beach twist. We bring a little Mardi Gras flavor and make every show one to remember. Young and old dig the NOLA grooves and everyone has a funky good time!|
Susie Hansen Latin Band
The Susie Hansen Latin Band plays salsa and Latin jazz -- salsa, cumbia, merengue, cha cha cha, bolero and bachata. The band has been together for 32 years. Susie plays the electric violin and sings, and the the Long Beach Press-Telegram has called her "a hot Latin fiddler and bandleader." Lead vocalist Daniel Castillo from Venezuela also plays congas. Electric guitarist Kaspar Abbo from London England sings lead vocals in English. Also in her six-piece band are piano, bass and drums/timbales.
Hansen has performed with Cuba's premier dance band, Los Van Van, both in Los Angeles and in Havana, Cuba. She has also played with Orquesta Aragon, Cuba's preeminent Charanga band. She performed or recorded with Tito Puente, Paquito d’Rivera, Vikki Carr, Macy Gray, Orquesta Broadway, Giovani Hidalgo, Jose Rizo’s Jazz on the Latin Side All-Stars and others.
Susie also pursued an education in math and computer science, ultimately earning two master's degrees in engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), but ultimately her musical career took precedence. She has released three albums on the Jazz Caliente label. An original Latin jazz song Susie wrote, "Las Calles de Chicago," has been on rotation with Sirius Satellite Radio for eleven years. The song, "La Salsa Nunca Se Acaba," has been popular across the country and around the world for the past seventeen years, regularly selling hundreds of downloads to this day. Her CD "Solo Flight" was named by Latin Beat Magazine as one of its "Top One Hundred Independent Latin Jazz Recordings."
Rumba Acoustic Band
|Rumba Acoustic band has been performing Persian all time favorite songs for the last ten years in the Los Angeles area with their own unique approach.|
The Smokin' Cobras perform classic AM radio's greatest hits from the fabulous 50's, rockin' 60's, funky 70's and restro 80's. Hit songs from soul, to rock and pop, and back again. High energy. Big show. Iconic artists. From Dodger Stadium to Japan, The Smokin' Cobras have thrilled audiences at festivals, casinos, corporate functions and private events.
The Smokin' Cobras are proud to be servin' up classic AM radio hits to a new millennium!
|Throughout the sixties, The Tokens wrote, produced and recorded some of music's most well known songs. Besides their smash recording of, "The Lion Sleeps Tonight," they also had hits with "Tonight I fell in Love," "I Hear Trumpets Blow," and "Portrait of My Love." Successfully transitioning to the other side of the recording booth, they produced The Chiffons' "He's So Fine," and "One Fine Day," The Happenings, "See You in September," and "I Got Rhythm," and Tony Orlando & Dawn's "Candida," "Knock Three Times," and "Tie a Yellow Ribbon." The Token were also the first group to play their own instrument tracks for recording sessions.|
|Born in Tbilisi, Georgia, David Gab has been performing music in front of audiences of #0,000+ with his band, GT Batumi. David Gab has participated in The Voice in Georgia, and he lived in Sydney, Australia where he released two EP and LP albums. Gab collaborated with the New York Film Academy in Los Angeles and filmed his music video, "I Like it Up." Besides being the lead vocalist, he is also a multi-instrumentalist ranging from romantic love songs on the piano, to rock' out on the guitar and drums. Like other musicians, he was inspired by Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Elvis Presley and Deep Purple. Gab is currently working with musicians, Leland Sklar, Bassist with Toto, Phil Collins and James Taylor; and, Steve Ferrone, drummer for the late Tom Petty and the Hearbreakers, and The Dire Straits. Gab is a member of the Grammy Recording Academy and BMI Music.|
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