Co-founder of LA’s monthly vinyl record potluck, #nueve, Rocio “wyldeflower” Contreras is constantly celebrating music lovers in all ways. A well-known event & concert producer, record collector and music connoisseur, her collection, in revolutions of nine, will effortlessly peak any top playlist, challenge shazaam and uplift even the most somber of spirits. Rocio is praised as a music selector inspired by discovery, always digging deeper to connect and explore. Catch Rocio behind the turntables clearing space and setting intention with her coveted vinyl collection.
dublab is a non-profit radio station dedicated to the growth of music, arts and culture broadcasting from Los Angeles since 1999. Their mission is to share freeform radio transmissions with an international audience. dublab’s programming has expanded to include production of art exhibits, films, events and record releases as well as affiliate stations in Germany (dublab.de), Japan (dublab.jp) and Spain (dublab.es).
Luther Vandross is a HUGE part of our lives! Ali actually recorded for Luther for one of Luthers records. Adrian is the most die hard fan of Luther I have ever met. This is something close to these guys and they have something very special to hare with you.
Los Angeles Luther fans! Join us for a Celebration of the Life and Birthday of Luther Vandross on Thursday, April 19th!
Special All Luther DJ set by Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad. Opening DJ Set by Moni Vargas of Friends We Love and hosted by Aaron Byrd from KCRW.
This Thursday, April 19th, 2018
A Celebration Of The Life And Birthday Of:
A little known fact, Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad are HUGE Luther Vandross fans. A year ago, we all had the opportunity to meet the Luther Estate and the guys all hit it off. So, on Luther’s birthday this year, Adrian and Ali are doing the first ever Luther Vandross Party, on the eve of Luther’s birthday! Come sing happy birthday to possibly, the greatest male vocalist of all time.
The Queens are back in town!
QUEENS OF THE NEW AGE:
“Festival of Extraordinary Women”
plus DJ workshops
GIRLS MAKE BEATS
Sip + Paint workshops
EYE HEART ART
& delicious food trucks
Ralph & Richies
Plus a host of amazing locally sourced vendors.
All women, All day, All ages, All FREE!!
” LA’s first all ages, all women’s music festival for the people. ”
A full day of light beaming featuring DJs, live performances, food trucks, beer garden, powerful discussions, sip+paint workshops and hands-on DJ workshops.
TICKETS & DETAILS: ARTDONTSLEEP.COM
On Valentines Eve, One ticket gets you into two incredible shows: Jazz is Dead upstairs at The Echo & The Return of 70’s Ethiopian Funk God, Ayalew Mesfin w/ Debo Band downstairs at The Echoplex • Will be one for the books! •
The love is real, Los Angeles ❤
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The Return of Ayalew Mesfin, The 70’s Ethiopian Funk God!
February 13th, 2018
Vinyl Me, Please., Now Again Records and ArtDontSleep present:
The Return of Ayalew Mesfin w/ Debo Band
With opening performances by:
Wondem and Ethio Cali
DJ sets by
+ Special Surprise Guests
Echoplex 1154 Glendale Blvd, LA, CA. 90026
21+ tickets @ $20
From the album Hasabe (My Worries), a Now-Again x Vinyl Me, Please release, coming January 23. Ayalew Mesfin is among the legends of a 1970s Ethiopian funk era whose music was forced underground by his country’s government. Now, over 40 years later, his triumphant return gives us a chance to discover a rare & beautiful moment in music history.
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We’ve been working really hard on this and we are excited to be presenting it to you.
If you purchase entry into one of the events, you will be granted entry into both events. This is a very special one time happening and only going down in Los Angeles!
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Tagged Art, ArtDontSleep, Ayalew Mesfin, Dexter Story, Funk, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Hip Hop, Live Music, live music los angeles, Live Performances, Novena Carmel, nowagain, THE ECHOPLEX, vinyl, vinyl me please, vinyl records, wyldeflower
JAZZ is DEAD, LOS ANGELES
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14TH, 2017 | 8PM
Live Performances By:
Keyon Harold and Friends (NYC) w/ surprise guests
Josef Leimberg Astral Progression Ensemble (LA)
DJ Sets by:
Adrian Younge (Linear Labs/Artform Studio)
Tix avail at www.artdontsleep.com
Physical Tix avail @ The Artform Studio
An ArtDontSleep Production
Support from Mass Appeal, Legacy Recordings and Sid The Cat
Keyon Harrold x Gerogia Anne Muldrow x Jermaine Holmes: