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International Jazz Day Festival - A Free Concert in Vision Theatre parking lot, April 30th, 1-5PM

   Percussionist Derf Reklaw band opens festival

  The Concert will be honoring many more Jazz Greats!  

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 "It's Almost here. CLOSING DAY for the INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY. TRIBUTE TO CELIA CRUZ, GLORIA ESTEFAN AND RICKY MARTIN. FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT. 3 PM. 4317 DEGNAN BLVD." - Victor…

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Added by DojO- on April 25, 2017 at 5:10pm — 1 Comment

The Washington Family Concert + "An Evening to Remember" @ LASC "50th Anniversary Celebration" 8-10PM

 "Callin' All Good Patrons of the Arts & VIP!" One night only!  VIP & good seats are still available. Image may contain: one or more people, people on stage, people dancing and text

 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-evening-to-remember-the-washington-family-concert-live-tickets-32868941890?aff=eac2

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Added by DojO- on April 22, 2017 at 4:18pm — No Comments

CHASING TRANE: The John Coltrane Documentary "Coming Soon" Opens Fri., Apr. 21st @ The Landmark

 

  A definitive look at the extraordinary (J)azz musician & composer.  Advance Tickets CHASING TRANE: THE JOHN COLTRANE DOCUMENTARY                     

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  Chasing Trane

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Added by DojO- on April 22, 2017 at 4:17pm — 1 Comment

KPCC presents Unheard LA: The stories of where you live

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Added by Miyuki Miyagi on April 17, 2017 at 2:55pm — No Comments

ARTHUR BLYTHE Memorial - Easter Sunday, April 16th 4-8 PM @ The "new" World STAGE

    Under the direction of   Dwight Trible, Music Director Image may contain: one or more people, people sitting and shoes

 Horace Tapscott & Arthur Blythe '91 photo by Bob Hershon

 Memorial for Arthur Blythe

 Lets All Come Celebrate The Life And Career Of This…

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Added by DojO- on April 14, 2017 at 4:35pm — 2 Comments

Earth Day Jazz Fest: Renew The Cool - Inglewood City Hall, So. Plaza - Sat., Apr. 15th 10AM-5PM (Free)

 6th Annual - Music & environmental change come together once again. .  Image may contain: shoes and outdoor

Reserve your FREE General admission or VIP Artist-Access tickets via Eventbrite. …

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Added by DojO- on April 14, 2017 at 4:40pm — No Comments

Two week night-time closures of Century Boulevard at Aviation to start April 3

There will be nightly directional closures on Century Boulevard between Aviation Boulevard and Bellanca Avenue starting April 3. The closures will last two weeks. During the closures, work crews will remove the framework used to help construct the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project’s…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on April 3, 2017 at 11:49am — No Comments

[Comment Photo by Bob Barry] Double M Jazz Salon Presents: AZAR LAWRENCE @ MCLM - Su., Mar. 26th 2PM

   "The 'Master-trane' disciple & current Guru who's pure, soul spiritual, humble & respectful To: wha- has become known as Jazz in the Universe."  - …

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Added by DojO- on March 31, 2017 at 8:56pm — 2 Comments

NAACP ACT-SO: "Looking For Talented High School Students" Competition - Grades 9th to 12th [Deadline Approaches]

 Application Deadline Apr. 8th 2017 - Sign-up & compete - Beverly Hills/Hollywood Branch ACT-SO Competition! Sat., Apr. 22nd @ Ward A.M.E.(times?) Gold Winners win trip to compete @ National Competition! - Dr. Dawn NorfleetBeverly Hills Hollywood NAACP

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Added by DojO- on March 19, 2017 at 9:50am — 1 Comment

Dolo Coker Scholarship Foundation Competition @ BMPAC Sat., Mar. 18th 10AM ♪-time revised (Announcement*)

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Foundation named after Charles "Dolo" Coker                                                  Mrs. Sybil Coker, Founder

The Charles Dolo Coker Scholarship Foundation Inc.

Presents: 

Scholarship Competition - …

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Added by DojO- on March 18, 2017 at 5:26am — 1 Comment

Angelus Plaza Presents: Free Concert - The Gospel Creators "African American Celebration"

   

On Friday, February 24th at 2:00 PM
   Angelus…
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Added by DojO- on February 24, 2017 at 12:51pm — 1 Comment

KPCC invites you to share your story

We're working on something exciting at KPCC (89.3 FM), but we can't do it without you.

So, we are inviting you to share a story about you or your community, whatever that means to you and in whatever form works best for you - whether that's music, dance, visual art, spoken word or…

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Added by Miyuki Miyagi on February 1, 2017 at 11:25am — No Comments

Bus Service will Replace Train Service on Parts of Expo Line This Weekend

Train service will be replaced by bus shuttles on the Expo Line the weekend of February 24, 25 and 26 so that maintenance and repair work can be performed on overhead wires, train tracks and communications equipment, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) announced. • From 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, through Sunday, Feb. 26, express and local bus shuttles will replace train service between Expo/Sepulveda Station and Downtown Santa Monica Station. Trains and buses…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on February 21, 2017 at 3:13pm — No Comments

JERRY QUICKLEY [THIS IS HAPPENING] " 'What's Goin' on?' 'My peopleiz - my peopleiZ' 'Wuz crack-a-lackin?' "

Listener Supported · Free Speech · Resistance Radio · Jer-ry! Jer-ry!! Jer-ry!!! 

KPFK 90.7 FM  Monday-Friday  4-5pm PT

A new afternoon drive program. Hosted by JERRY QUICKLEY

This is Happening…

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Added by DojO- on March 18, 2017 at 8:07pm — 1 Comment

Fresh pics: Crenshaw/LAX Line construction roundup for September

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“Harriet” has reached Martin Luther King Jr. Station Box

Harriet, the tunnel boring machine (TBM), arrived at the Martin…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on September 7, 2016 at 6:18am — No Comments

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"Update: "Derf Reklaw quintet Sunday to conclude the month of Jazz performance of BMPAC series. (IJDF) Time change now is 1:45, a shorter set & free. May 6th Garden Day at Community Build in Leimert Park. Percussion duo.3 sets outside in…"
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Homelessness Forum at Downtown Central Los Angeles Public Library

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The League of Women Voters of Los Angeles Presents A Dynamic Discussion About the State of Homelessness in Los Angeles, moderated by KPCC's Rina Palta. Keynote Speech by Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson. Panelists include Tanya Tull, Founder,…See More
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Leimert Park Garden Tour, May 6, 2017! at Leimert Park Village and throughout the Leimert Park community

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