• Shai Tsabari & the Middle East Groove All Stars

    Shai Tsabari and the Middle East Groove All Stars

    Thursday, August 25, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE; no reservations

    Born in Jaffa to a family of Yemeni Jews, Israeli singer-songwriter Shai Tsabari, accompanied by the Middle East Groove All Stars, creates an upbeat, uplifting sound at the intersection of Middle Eastern music and contemporary rock.

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  • Alicia Jo Rabins by Jason Falchook

    Girls in Trouble

    Thursday, September 22, 8:00 p.m.

    $15 General; $12 Members; $10 Full-Time Students

    Be mesmerized by this indie-folk, art-pop song cycle by Alicia Jo Rabins, whose voice has been described as “gorgeous” by the New York Times.

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  • a-wa


    Sunday, September 25, 8:00 p.m.

    $25 Premium (mezzanine seating); $18 General (standing room only)

    Israeli sisters Tair, Liron, and Tagel Haim combine their magical voices with timeless Yemenite folk songs and modern electronic beats for an exhilarating show.

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  • meklit


    Wednesday, October 5, 8:00 p.m.

    $30 General; $25 Members; $20 Full-Time Students

    Travel on a diasporic odyssey with singer, musician, and cultural instigator Meklit. Immersed in her sonic homelands of Ethiopian traditional songs, jazz, and the songwriter tradition, Meklit performs music of going and returning that grooves and soars. Hear her celebrate the newness of life and the ties that bind us together, and be inspired to bridge the frontiers between language, tribes, and disciplines.

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  • lichtenstein house party

    Into the Night

    Friday, October 7, 8:00 p.m.

    Advance tickets: $15 General; Tickets at the door: $20 General

    Come have fun with things that go “pop” at this after-dark shindig featuring LA-based synth-pop musician Seth Bogart and alt-electro artist Chela.

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  • Sam Green and Yo La Tengo by Ed Dittenhoefer, Ithaca Times, 2012

    Sam Green and Yo La Tengo—The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller

    Thursday, November 10, 8:00 p.m.

    $75 Premium; $50 General

    L.A. debut! Experience “live documentary” with Academy Award–nominated filmmaker Sam Green and legendary indie rock band Yo La Tengo at this very special, one-night-only engagement in the Skirball’s intimate 300-seat Ahmanson Hall ballroom.

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