KCRW’s “Summer Nights” Starts This Saturday!

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summer_nights IMAGEOur free, all ages music series starts this Saturday with a performance by Hot Hot Heat at One Colorado in Pasadena. This summer, KCRW is bringing live music and DJs directly to music fans all over town — Pasadena, Downtown, Westwood, Chinatown and more. See the full list below and mark your calendars!

KCRW Summer Nights

All Free, All Ages Music from KCRW This Summer


KCRW Presents One Colorado

Location : One Colorado is one city block bounded by Fair Oaks, Colorado Boulevard, DeLacey and Union Street in Old Pasadena.

Saturday, June 12 – 7:30 to 9:30pm

Hot Hot Heat

KCRW DJ: Dan Wilcox

Saturday, June 26 – 7:30 to 9:30pm


KCRW DJ: Chris Douridas


KCRW and the Hammer Museum Present “Also I Like to Rock” Music Series
Location : 10899 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90024

Thursday, July 1, 7PM

Saint Motel + Kitten

KCRW DJ: Dan Wilcox

Thursday, July 8, 7PM

Admiral Radley + The Happy Hollows

KCRW DJ: Anne Litt

Thursday, July 15, 7PM
Fitz & the Tantrums + VERY SPECIAL GUESTS

KCRW DJ: Garth Trinidad

Thursday, July 22, 7PM

Voxhaul Broadcast + Chasing Kings

KCRW DJ: Chuck P


KCRW Presents Grand Performances at California Plaza

Location: California Plaza at 350 S. Grand Ave. in Downtown Los Angeles

Friday, July 16 @ 8p

Caravan Palace

KCRW DJs: Liza Richardson & Eric J. Lawrence

Friday, July 23 @ 8p

The Miguel Atwood Ferguson Ensemble

KCRW DJs: Aaron Byrd & Jeremy Sole

Saturday, August 21 @ 7pm

Nortec Collective: Bostich Fussible, Mr. Vallenato + more

KCRW DJs: Raul Campos & Anthony Valadez


KCRW Presents Chinatown Summer Nights – Downtown Los Angeles

Location: Chinatown – From College to Bernard, between Broadway and Yale.

KCRW DJs will be spinning on Central Plaza (located just off Broadway at Gin Ling Way).

Every Saturday in August from 5p – midnight

Saturday, August 7 from 8p-11p

KCRW DJ Raul Campos

Saturday, August 14 from 8p-11p

KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez

Saturday, August 21 from 8p-11p

KCRW DJ Jeremy Sole

Saturday, August 28 from 8p-11p

KCRW DJ Aaron Byrd

++ Also, KCRW and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association present the World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl, starting June 20. Tickets are available for purchase here: http://www.hollywoodbowl.com

See the line up here: http://www.kcrw.com/worldfestival

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