Thu, October 4, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
| South Pasadena Public Library

Allensworth is a Southern California quintet that fuses rock and soul into a melting pot of true life anthemic stories. The authentic sound derives from the bands diverse cultural backgrounds and surroundings. Comprised of musicians from Northern and Southern California, Allensworth unites their influences from the Bay area to LA.

Sat, August 11, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
| Gen. Charles S. Farnsworth County Park

Upstream started in the Twin Islands of Trinidad and Tobago, and have been performing in the United States for over 20 years. Their talent, creativity, and vision are astounding! The band plays an indescribably fascinating blend of reggae, calypso, soca, and steelpan music! Each of the musicians bring various seasonings to the pot!

Sun, October 28, 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
| Forest Lawn—Covina Hills

This group of individual mariachi musicians is truly an all-star mariachi made up of the best around the world. Many of Mariachi Espectacular’s members also produce, compose, arrange, and record. Grammy® Award-winning producer Beto Jimenez's idea when forming the group was to bring the highest level of mariachi talent together. They have recorded one CD entitled Pura Tradicion. This is an all-male group, but able to add in a female vocalist/musician to the ensemble upon request.

Wed, July 18, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
| Verdugo Park

In surf lingo, hodad means “one who poses as a surfer.” Though none of the members of this party band would be caught dead on a surfboard, rest assured that these talented entertainers are no pretenders. The Hodads combine high energy music, stylish outfits, celebrity impersonations, and audience participation into extraordinary performances. With themes such as “California Beach Party,” “Blues Bros.,” “Motown Revue,” “Disco ‘70s,” “Psychedelic ‘60s,” “'50s Sock Hop,” “Country Western,” “Yacht Club,” “Hollywood,” and “Classic Rock Show,” the Hodads showcase their keen ability to engage with all kinds of audiences.

Fri, September 14, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
| San Gabriel Mission Playhouse

Written in both Spanish and English, Nancy Sanchez and her musical group perform her songs in a variety of styles for any occasion, from singer-songwriter, jazz standards and originals, mariachi, regional Mexican, pop, bossa nova, and more. Nancy has the ability to create both a powerful festival sound and a warm sound more appropriate for intimate gatherings. Her musical group includes both electric and acoustic instruments.

Sun, July 8, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
| Garfield Park

Upstream started in the Twin Islands of Trinidad and Tobago, and have been performing in the United States for over 20 years. Their talent, creativity, and vision are astounding! The band plays an indescribably fascinating blend of reggae, calypso, soca, and steelpan music! Each of the musicians bring various seasonings to the pot!

Sat, September 15, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
| La Verne Library

With generations of influence and experience to pull from, Dutch, Cal, and Bax bring an eclectic multi-cultural blend of folksy world-beat pop filtered through a smoky 1920's birth-of-jazz prism. Meet Double Batch Daddy: Fronted by identical twin brother singer-songwriters on vintage guitar (Dutch) and a one-of-a-kind 7 foot 1 inch tall bass banjo and acoustic bass guitar (Cal), the trio is rounded out with their wise-guy drummer, Bax, on brushes. Double Batch Daddy’s mix of music includes a daringly arranged set of covers ranging from Fats Waller to Sting. Daddy’s sophistication, approachability, and charm bring all ages and cultures together by sharing their love of home, roots, and music through delightfully infectious performances.

Sat, August 4, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
| Val Verde Park

Malynda Hale is a LA-based pop/soul singer-songwriter. Her music is influenced by Gavin Degraw, with the voice and stylings of Whitney Houston, Colbie Caillat, and Heather Headley. Classically trained in both vocal performance and musical theatre, her music promotes positivity and love. She has performed internationally and has been featured on NBC as an emerging artist.

Sat, August 4, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
| San Gabriel Library

Written in both Spanish and English, Nancy Sanchez and her musical group perform her songs in a variety of styles for any occasion, from singer-songwriter, jazz standards and originals, mariachi, regional Mexican, pop, bossa nova, and more. Nancy has the ability to create both a powerful festival sound and a warm sound more appropriate for intimate gatherings. Her musical group includes both electric and acoustic instruments.

Sat, August 4, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
| Temple City Library

Soft Streak is a LA-based indie electronic duo. Colton Toy and Tori Schachne's musical influences range from Sade and Beach House to Billie Holiday. They use their love of many different genres of music to create an original modern sound. Tori's warm vocals and Colton's standout synth lines create exciting songs that captivate listeners. In addition to playing their original music, they have also performed as a jazz duo—both studied jazz at USC Thornton—covering classic standards along with modern compositions.

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