• Into the Night: Summer Soulstice

    Into the Night

    Friday, July 8, 8:00–11:00 p.m.

    $10 General

    Party into the night at this “block party” featuring outdoor music by a lineup of critically acclaimed Los Angeles–based soul acts. Catch pop-disco phenomenon Gavin Turek and indie rapper Open Mike Eagle live on stage, plus an all-vinyl soul set from Southern Soul Spinners.

    Learn more...

  • thao and the get down stay down

    Thao and the Get Down Stay Down

    Thursday, July 21, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE; no reservations

    Kick off the new season of Sunset Concerts with Thao and the Get Down Stay Down! Led by expressive frontwoman Thao Nguyen, this San Francisco–based band experiments with a range of musical styles, including folk, bluegrass, rock, chamber pop, hip-hop, electronic music, and funk.

    Learn more...

  • Songhoy Blues

    Songhoy Blues

    Thursday, July 28, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE; no reservations

    Fusing guitar-based rock, hip-hop, and R&B, Songhoy Blues recall iconic West African guitar heroes like Baba Salah and Ali Farka Touré as much as The Black Keys.

    Learn more...

  • Thalma de Freitas

    Thalma de Freitas

    Thursday, August 4, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE; no reservations

    Get in the groove with one of Los Angeles’s finest Brazilian samba and jazz performers, Thalma de Freitas.

    Learn more...

  • M.A.K.U. Soundsystem

    M.A.K.U. Soundsystem

    Thursday, August 11, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE; no reservations

    Rediscover America through the eyes and ears of this eight-piece, New York–based band of Colombian immigrants. M.A.K.U. Soundsystem showcase a thrilling hybrid of musical styles honoring their cultural heritage.

    Learn more...

  • Music Maker Blues Revue

    Music Maker Blues Revue

    Thursday, August 18, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE; no reservations

    LA debut! Travel to the American South with the Music Maker Blues Revue. Whether performing on sidewalks or at Carnegie Hall, these seasoned musicians, supported by the Music Maker Relief Foundation since 1994, put on a fast-paced show with a repertoire that includes boogie, funk, soul, R&B, and the entire blues spectrum.

    Learn more...

  • 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.

    Learn more...