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Monthly Archives: July 2010


6 Years Of Unity At Long Beach “Park Jam” This Sunday

The First time I heard about Park Jam was a few years ago, when local musician Jah Polo and his band Jah Fellowship had decided to buy my bus (which is another story all on its own!). The whole idea i... READ MORE


Quadruble Release! Delta Spirit, Tijuana Panthers, The Fling, & The Brook Lee Catastrophe Saturday

Saturday is going to be a BUSY day! Not only is it my birthday show featuring my new band The Title Bout, but before we all head to The Blue Cafe at 9pm the LBPP crew will be checking out the next ins... READ MORE

The Blue Cafe Grand Opening on Pine Avenue w/ Chapter 11 + Seth Davis + One Love Community 07.16.10

The Blue Cafe is BACK with a vengeance! After months and months of waiting The Blue Cafe / Mariposa Salsa Club is back in action in their new location on Pine Avenue right in the heart of Downtown Lon... READ MORE


The Title Bout Set For Long Beach Debut At The Blue Cafe

 It's my birthday bitches!!! Come help me celebrate my 29th bday and some awesome "firsts" like the first show with my new band The Title Bout, LBPP's first show at the New Blue Cafe, and of course th... READ MORE


World Funk Every Wednesday At Alex’s Bar Shakin’ Things Up

After a successful two month run, Delta Nove and their high energy “World Funk” sound return to host a local hometown residency Every Wednesday at the infamous Alex’s Bar in Long Beach, CA. 2 complete... READ MORE

Armchair Generals LIVE! @ Viento y Agua Cafe 07.09.10

The smooth sounds of local Long Beach band Armchair Generals playing LIVE @ Viento y Agua Cafe in the LBC

Battle Of The Tribute Bands – featuring: INXS-IVE & Blonde Day 07.11.10

5 local Tribute Bands gather in Downtown Long Beach for the Summer And Music Festival Battle of the Tribute Bands! Including: Pyromania; a tribute to Def Leppard, Blonde Day;a tribute to Blondie, Fan... READ MORE


An INXS Amount Of Big Hair & Glam At Battle Of The Tribute Bands

This past Sunday, hundreds descended upon the Marina Amphitheater next to Gladstones for the next installment of SAM, Battle of the Tribute Bands! Featuring 5 local tribute bands including: Pyromania;... READ MORE

New Blue Cafe on Pine Avenue PREVIEW 07.13.10 introduces you to the NEW Blue Cafe and Mariposa Supper Club on Pine Avenue! Exclusive preview!


New Blue Cafe On Pine Avenue To Open This Weekend

For those of us in Long Beach who have live music flowing through our veins the closing of the Blue Cafe almost a year ago was a strong setback in the local music scene. While they have strayed from t... READ MORE

Bandito @ Exhibit [a] Last Show – 05.14.10

Local Long Beach reggae rockers Bandito play the last LBPP show at Exhibit [a] in downtown Long Beach on Pine Avenue.


Bandito Exhibits Last As Exhibit [a] Moves On

It seems like just last week that I ran into Liza Mitchell at 517 Pine Avenue, where she ultimately explained that the old hookah lounge was going to be turned into an art gallery. What a great idea I... READ MORE


A Complete “Trainwreck” Set To Crash Through Di Piazza’s Saturday

If you are a fan of Tenacious D and thus a fan or Kyle and JB then you already know that Kyle's other band Trainwreck is not to be missed! This Saturday, July 10th they will be playing a special all-a... READ MORE

Roots & Blues in Downtown Long Beach – Featuring James Harman and King Cotton 07.03.10

LBPP kicks off the holiday weekend right in downtown Long Beach with a little Roots & Blues as part of the Summer And Music concert series. Featuring living legend James Harman wailing on the pocket h... READ MORE


Local Roots Run Deep In Downtown Long Beach Concert Series

Once again Long Beach is treated to another free, all-ages, solar powered, outdoor concert courtesy of the guys over at Summer And Music and the DLBA. Blocking off a stretch of Pine Avenue between Bro... READ MORE


Mai Tai Bar Long Beach Celebrates 5 Year Anniversary with DJ Vice

Help the Mai Tai Bar celebrate their 5th year in the LBC with 5 Straight Days of HAPPY HOUR & Headline Entertainment! To kick things off, local SoCal favorite DJ VICE will be on the one's and two'... READ MORE