Los Angeles, CA 90012
John Royce "Johnny" Mathis is an American singer of popular music. Starting his career with singles of standard music, he became highly popular as an album artist, with several dozen of his albums achieving gold or platinum status and 73 making the Billboard charts to date. Johnny Mathis has sold well over 350 million records worldwide as confirmed by Guinness music chart historian Paul Gambacini, this makes Mathis the 3rd most successful recording artist of the 20th century and of the last 60 years. Although he is frequently described as a romantic singer, his discography includes jazz, traditional pop, Brazilian music, Spanish music, soul music, rhythm and blues, soft rock, Broadway theatre, Tin Pan Alley standards, some blues and country songs, and even a few disco songs for his album Mathis Magic in 1979. Mathis also recorded five albums of Christmas music. In a 1968 interview, Mathis cited Lena Horne, Nat King Cole, and Bing Crosby among his musical influences.
5060 Fountain Ave., Hollywood, CA 90029
There’s more than meets the eye in this award-winning play about two smart and funny teens who share an unknown and profound bond. On the night before a class assignment is due, Caroline and Anthony plumb the mysteries of Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass — unaware that a much deeper mystery has brought them together. A story of wonder, hope and human connection. April 2 – June 14; The Fountain Theatre, 5060 Fountain Ave., Los Angeles CA 90029; $15-$34.95 (Every Thursday is Pay-What-You-Can); (323) 663-1525.
1111- B West Olive Ave, Burbank, CA 91506
“High Energy … Combines magic tightly and inventively with his comedy”
As seen on David Letterman’s Late Night
Pin-balling between jaunty comedic riffs and astonishing sleight of hand, Carney will have you reeling with his hilarious audience participation segments, as well as his embodiment of multiple characters. He’s not like any magician you’ve seen before.
Regarded by his peers as one of the top sleight of hand performers in the world, Carney has won more awards from Hollywood’s Magic Castle than anyone in their history, in every category.
You won’t see any big boxes, tigers, dancing girls, or lasers. Just a quirky, likable guy, cracking-wise and doing some pretty amazing things … and all the while, you’ll be laughing yourself silly.
CarneyMagic is a show that will amaze you, as it charms and delights. CarneyMagic is family friendly, but not a kiddie show! Best for ages 8 and older.
10 Facts on File will be effectively modernizing 60's garage-rock rhythms with a post-punk angularity tonight. Show up prepared for their high energy, tight rhythm, and fluid musical dynamics.
Homework: Get to know Facts on File (as well as a cute little white dog) in their video for "Immune To It")
11 The Electric West will be celebrating the release of their new ep "Verdugo," which documents their dense, dark, and foreboding take on 80's post punk and eerie indie rock.
Homework: Listen to the single now, and the album on March 21st.
12 PANTHAR will be coming in hot, melding a range of 80s art punk and underground influences while bringing us a dirty LA edge to their blitzed out dark pop confection.