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The seventh annual Ohana Pageant is lastly right here and it’s going to be a giant three-day weekend down at Doheny State Seashore in Dana Level.
The Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder-curated fest is about to incorporate headlining performances from The Killers on Friday, Sept. 29; Eddie Vedder & Co. on Saturday, Sept. 30; and all of it wraps up with the Foo Fighters on Sunday, Oct. 1.
Forward of the pageant, I spoke with pageant promoter Reside Nation’s Wealthy Finest about maintaining the surfside pageant an intimate affair as its capability has remained at 15,000 because it launched again in 2016.
Although it’s now a globally acknowledged occasion, Finest mentioned “We’ve been requested many occasions about ‘Have you ever ever considered increasing or altering websites?’ And, truthfully, it’s only a laborious ‘No.’ I don’t assume Ohana can be Ohana if it was not proper there.” Learn the complete interview with Finest right here.
I additionally caught up with Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament to speak about his new band, Deaf Charlie, which he fashioned with ex-Fitz and The Tantrums drummer John Wicks. the pair will make their stay debut at Ohana on the Tiki Stage on Oct. 1. Learn extra from Ament about Ohana and Deaf Charlie right here.
On high of the entire stay music, The Cove space of Ohana homes elaborate artwork shows and the Storytellers Stage, the place there will probably be dozens of environmentalists, conservationists, skilled surfers and extra discussing essential environmental points and elevating cash for varied native causes.
Seashore reporter Laylan Connelly spoke to a number of of the Storytellers Stage contributors about their varied organizations and why the Ohana Pageant is the right place to share their experiences. Learn Laylan’s full story right here.
When you’re planning on attending Ohana, listed below are a couple of belongings you’ll must know.
• Doorways are at midday every day.
• The shuttle parking have to be bought prematurely and is positioned at Dana Hills Excessive Faculty, 3333 Golden Lantern, Dana Level.
• The rideshare drop off location is within Doheny State Seashore on Park Lantern Drive. The pickup level is on the Dana Level Group Middle at 34052 Del Obispo Avenue, Dana Level.
• There’s a clear bag coverage in place at Ohana and there are additionally lockers obtainable to lease that embody charging stations.
• The set occasions had been launched earlier this month, however by downloading the Ohana app, you may customise your individual each day schedule.
For extra info, go to ohanafest.com.
Right here’s what else is occurring within the Southern California music scene.
? A glance again at BeachLife Ranch
The 2nd annual BeachLife Ranch was successful in Redondo Seashore final weekend. As reporter Richard Guzman reported final week, performers Devon Allman and Donavon Frankenreiter had been making an attempt to set a Guinness World Report for enjoying 50 concert events in 50 states in 49 days. The duo pulled it off, setting the file on Friday, Sept. 22 on the pageant and reporter Michael Hixon was there to witness it. Learn his full recap of the present right here.
Michael additionally recapped Friday headliner Jack Johnson‘s flip whereas reporter and editor Lisa Jacobs additionally caught units by Saturday headliner The Doobie Brothers and Sunday headliner Brad Paisley.
?️ Extra Music Information
? Bruce Springsteen postpones his tour, together with stops in Inglewood, San Diego
? The Killers get again to their roots with an intimate present at Yaamava’ Theater
? Tim McGraw’s Standing Room Solely Tour is coming to Kia Discussion board in Inglewood
? Why Anna Luisa Petrisko says friendship issues in Redcat’s ‘All Time Cease Now’
?? Energy Journey set occasions: See when Metallica, Device, AC/DC and extra are enjoying
Till subsequent week, thanks for studying and hold rockin’!
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