October 2016 Blog Posts (18)

CJS Quintet @ Joslyn Community Ct. Sat Oct 22nd 5PM FREE in Manhattan Bch.*

"Fave soulful-bop'n Cali Co-Band Leaders Chuck Johnson&Smitty +Koji, Teresa & Kenny (rhy sec)" -


       "If Chuck "Bari" Johnson has the big sax, look-out U'z in 4 a BIG treat, no trick.

       ✔ when "Smitty" blows flugelhorn get yo handkerchief/Kleenex ready w/ the ballads. O0oh yea... 

       Rhythm sec. - top shelve personnel, culturally diverse, trio-licious.



Added by DojO- on October 31, 2016 at 9:04pm — No Comments

The CHARLES OWENS Big Band w/ Lee Hartley & Les McCann "Final Big Band Monday Performance" @ (closing*) TYPHOON · Halloween Nite Mon Oct 31st 8PM

   "A 2016 Halloween U won't 4get any 2 soon..." -    


Lee Hartley and Les McCann with



Added by DojO- on October 31, 2016 at 8:39am — No Comments

@ The "new" STAGE: "Concert Series" Sat 29th - JESSE SHARPS & The Gathering "Check-It-Out" ♪like nowhere else♪ (Darryl Jones - cancelled)

Jesse Sharps & The Gathering "Special" To: The STAGE "Concert Series" LPB Event Post


"Live music like nowhere else. Not jus' all'boutJazz BUT…


Added by DojO- on October 29, 2016 at 12:52pm — 1 Comment

If I want a hotel, I'll call Donald Trump. #ImWithHer

If I want a hotel, I'll call Donald Trump. #ImWithHer

Added by SPMG Media on October 26, 2016 at 9:45pm — No Comments

Nightly Full Street Closure at La Cienega Boulevard for work on new rail bridge

Full street closures of La Cienega Boulevard between Florence Avenue and 83rd Street began this week to accommodate the building of the falsework (framing) for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project rail bridge that will cross the I-405 freeway.

Work has been scheduled nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday for the next…


Added by Jose Ubaldo on October 26, 2016 at 7:58am — No Comments

Metro's BIF Program Informational Workshops

Added by Jose Ubaldo on October 25, 2016 at 4:28pm — No Comments

DALE FIELDER Quartet · Celebrating 20th Anniversary "new" CD Resilience! *(15) free 2-disc give-aways* + Special "secret weapon" Guest Performer @ The "new" STAGE Sat Oct 22nd 9 PM

" The 'very bari bestsists' & best longtime-standin' Jazz Quartet Leader n' SouL.A. Cali " -  Inline image    "On board with me of course are back performing where it all began for us 21 years ago at The World Stage" - Dale Fielder, Band Leader - b-sax    

Jane Getz - piano

Bill Markus - bass

Thomas White - drums

 + "Secret Weapon" -…


Added by DojO- on October 22, 2016 at 4:37pm — 2 Comments

MIA DOI TODD / GABY HERNANDEZ w/ The Fire "Special Concert Series @ The "new" STAGE "renaissance" Fri Oct 21st 9PM

 Mia Doi Todd, solo - voice & guitar                                              ampersand 

                                                                                   Gaby Hernandez, Band Leader - voice



Added by DojO- on October 16, 2016 at 7:45am — 4 Comments

BENNIE MAUPIN Ensemble feat. *Special Guest* Ms. Shana Tucker w/ David Arnay, Ari Giancaterino & Kenny Sara· Oct 14th & 15th 9PM

 "We're very excited and looking forward to returning to our LA home venue. *THE WORLD STAGE* " 

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 "The following musicians will be performing on both Friday October 14th and Saturday October 15th." - Bennie Maupin, Band Leader - woodwinds

Shana Tucker, Special Guest - voice & cello

Added by DojO- on October 16, 2016 at 6:56am — 4 Comments

Pasadena/Glendale rapper McSteezy chops it up with ThaWilsonBlock about New Music, Shows, and how to Push Yourself Harder

McSteezy, a local rapper from Pasadena and Glendale, respectively, chops it up with ThaWilsonBlock about New Music, Shows, and how to Push Yourself Harder!

McSteezy has been on his grind for years, and we're not talking skateboards.…


Added by Mistah Wilson on October 15, 2016 at 10:24pm — No Comments

ThaWilsonBlock Magazine Issue44 (October 2016)

Added by Mistah Wilson on October 10, 2016 at 9:39pm — No Comments

Leimert Park Health & Wellness Festival in Leimert Park Plaza · Sun Oct 23rd 12noon - sundown

Groundation: Vegan, Music, Health and Wellness Affair

Added by DojO- on October 7, 2016 at 11:22am — No Comments

SPMG Media Presents.… Kathleen Bradley-Redd, Author, Actress/Singer/Icon

It's going down TONIGHT!

SPMG Media Presents.… Kathleen Bradley-Redd, Author, Actress/Singer/Icon

Join Richard Hall Jr.,Chris…


Added by SPMG Media on October 6, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

DERF REKLAW The Underground Griot "Special" To: The "new" STAGE "Concert Series" Sat Oct 8th 9PM

 " Peace & Blessings, a true artist, 'marvelous' " Derf Reklaw, Band Leader, composer & musician - bottle, flute, sax,  multi-percussion/drums & voice; Bobby West keyboards; Jeff Littleton bass & Evan Cristo drums & percussion


 "Collectible LP/CD" -


 "Scarce LP/CD. A must hear recording. (some on YouTube) The '98 Afro-Cuban Jazz, Free Jazz, Soul-

 Jazz, Space-Age…


Added by DojO- on October 3, 2016 at 1:35pm — 4 Comments

An Evening @ The Stage: An Open House & Fundraiser · Sat Oct 22nd 4-7PM

 ATTENTION! Village-Community & good Patrons of the Arts -

Join us for an evening at The Stage on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 4-7pm in historic Leimert Park.

Come out and get to know, or get reacquainted with, this cultural gem in Los Angeles. Your support will ensure it is enjoyed by generations to come.


4-5pm: Get to Know The Stage: Meet its Board Members, Workshop Facilitators, Artists & Supporters

5-6pm: Experience the…


Added by DojO- on October 2, 2016 at 8:37pm — 1 Comment

RAW Sugar Jazz Quintet @ The World Stage Fri Oct 7th 9PM

"The Doc.'s in" - 

w/ Rickey Woodard - sax, Otmaro Ruiz - piano, Edwin Livingston - bass & Don Littleton - drums" -

 ("as advertised" - )



Added by DojO- on October 1, 2016 at 2:25pm — No Comments

19th JAZZ at DREW Festival "50th Anniversary of the University" Sat., Oct. 1st, 2016

"We're back!" - Ndugu Chancler

  "Be a part of this celebration as we commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the University. It will be a reunion of sorts for those who attended this signature event annually, and an opportunity for others who have never been to experience the soulful jazzy sounds at Jazz at Drew. We can’t wait…


Added by DojO- on October 1, 2016 at 7:58am — 1 Comment

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