Gifted Saxophonist Stephen Richard is emerging as one of today's up and coming Jazz musicians. Stephen's clean, soulful styling punctuated with dazzling solo flourishes are the result of his unique interpretation of many forms of music encountered throughout his life.
Currently Stephen leads his own band in the city of Houston, he's performed at the Red Cat Jazz Cafe, Ce'zanne’s, Sambuca Jazz Cafe, Sweet Lorraine's Jazz Club, Houston International Jazz Festival, New Orleans Jazz Festival, Beaumont Jazz Festival, Corpus Christi Jazz Festival, Jones Hall, the Verizon Wireless Theatre, the Arena Theatre, Ovations, Suga's, and 57 West Jazz Cafe just to mention a few. Stephen brings soul, integrity and sensitivity to music, something that's sorely missed.
6360 W. Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, 90028
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Who: Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Band
- Shore Records Recording Artist
- Smooth Jazz Artist of the Year, LA Music Awards
- Best of Jazz Nominee -1st Annual Hollywood Music Awards
- Winner Best Blues - Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- Winner Best Funk/Groove – Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- Best Latin Nominee – Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- Best Pop Nominee – Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- Best Jazz Nominee - Hollywood Music in Media Awards
- House Band, Dome Arclight Entertainment Center
What: High-Energy Rock ‘N’ Roll, R&B Classics, Latin Grooves, “C” Jazz and Movie Themes.
When: Friday, August 29th, 2014 from 6pm to 9pm.
Where: The Dome Arclight Entertainment Center
6360 W. Sunset Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
Why: 2014 Music on the Plaza Series.
How: Gregg Young (Guitar & Vocals), Raffia Ford (Vocals), Kirkwood Coakley (Bass/Vocals) and Joey Navarro (Keys)
Free admission & the public is invited.
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Los Angeles, CA 90027
Thompson Twins' TOM BAILEY will play Thompson Twins hits live for the first time in 27 years as part of the Retro Futura Tour 2014. Howard Jones, Ultravox's Midge Ure, China Crisis and Katrina (ex-Kartina & The Waves) will join Tom on his first tour since 1987.
For nearly three decades fans of the Thompson Twins have been waiting for more live performances from one of the most iconic bands of the eighties. Now Tom Bailey, with a new band, will be touring and performing most of the big Thompson Twins hits in 2014.
The Thompson Twins had huge hits on both sides of the Atlantic. Songs such as ‘Hold Me Now', ‘Doctor Doctor', ‘You Take Me Up' and ‘Love On Your Side' provided the soundtrack for so many people's lives worldwide in the mid-eighties. The Thompson Twins also enjoyed big success on the US dance chart with ‘Lies", ‘In the Name of Love' and ‘Hold Me Now' all reaching the No 1. In 1988 they had another No 1 dance chart hit in the US with ‘In the Name of Love 88".
611 N. Fairfax, Los Angeles, CA
Plug in, put on your Power Glove and hold on to your heart capsules, because we’re blowing the dust off another round of the craziest cartridges, most deranged discs and buggiest little-known consoles ever to jiggle your joysticks. Take a nostalgic stroll through an 8-bit wonderland of early gaming breakthroughs and experiments. Thrill to a montage of the outrageous kills that shocked a generation of parents. Cringe at the most uncomfortably “sexy” games this side of the uncanny valley, settle your score with infamous franchise fiascos like Moonwalker, Alf and E.T., pig out on pixelated FMV failures and HFS cutscenes galore. Just don’t forget to bring your memory cards, because this show promises “extra lives” worth of excited entertainment — so NintenDON’T miss out! Grab your tickets now, as they’ll be gone faster than you can say “UP UP DOWN DOWN LEFT RIGHT LEFT RIGHT A B B A!” -
5555 Melrose Ave, Hollywood, 90211
7:30pm to 11:30pm
(AUG. 29-31) Reflecting The Los Angeles Times’ award-winning coverage of all things edible, the Taste is a three-day gastronomic adventure featuring five events that will highlight distinct aspects of food culture in Southern California. The events feature unlimited food and drink tastings from more than 40 of the area’s top restaurants, cooking and mixology demonstrations, wine seminars and panel discussions. Tickets are on sale now at latimes.com/THETASTE.
2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East Hollywood, CA 90068, Los Angeles, 90068
Now in it’s 4th year, The Pico Union Project and Craig n’ Co. welcome the Shabbat queen to the city of angels for “Shabbat at the Ford.”
BYO Kiddush for a Shabbat Picnic. Be inspired by strolling musicians, tribal body painting and artisanal Challah tasting. Then come together for an uplifting Shabbat celebration of song, prayer, spirit and dance.
Bring your friends, family and loved ones for an evening of music and communality that will feed your heart and soul!