The Annenberg Space for Photography and KCRW Announce WHO SHOT ROCK & ROLL: LIVE
LOS ANGELES, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Annenberg Space for Photography and Los Angeles public radio station KCRW (89.9FM and KCRW.com) are proud to announce a series of free live summer concerts to accompany the Who Shot Rock & Roll: A Photographic History, 1955 to the Present exhibit.
Staged on the outdoor plaza adjacent to the Photography Space, these shows present an opportunity to experience live music in a unique location with a vista of architectural delight. The Photography Space will offer extended evening hours and feature KCRW DJ sets and more in addition to incredible performances.
SATURDAY, JULY 14
MOBY Live Acoustic Performance + DJ Set with KCRW DJ Jason Bentley
SATURDAY, JULY 21
T. REX’s “THE SLIDER” 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION featuring
PORTUGAL. THE MAN
KCRW VS. T. REX SOUNDCLASH Remix EP Release Party with
KCRW DJs Dan Wilcox & Gary Calamar
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4
A night of music celebrating
“CHIMES OF FREEDOM: THE SONGS OF BOB DYLAN”
featuring RAPHAEL SAADIQ, BAND OF SKULLS with KCRW DJ Anne Litt
WHAT: KCRW’s Who Shot Rock & Roll: Live
WHERE: Annenberg Space for Photography
2000 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA 90067
WHEN: July 14 + July 21+ August 4
RSVP: No tickets are needed for these events. Concerts are FREE, however RSVP is required. Guests must check-in for credentials upon arrival to gain access to concerts.
RSVP to each show separately here. Those who sign up are automatically entered to win a deluxe gift bag at the end of the series.
KCRW: KCRW 89.9FM is an NPR affiliate serving Southern California and licensed to Santa Monica College. The public radio station presents an eclectic mix of independent music, news, talk and arts programming.
THE ANNENBERG SPACE FOR PHOTOGRAPHY
The Annenberg Space for Photography is a cultural destination dedicated to exhibiting both digital and print photography. The venue is the first solely photographic cultural destination in Los Angeles. www.annenbergspaceforphotography.org
WHO SHOT ROCK & ROLL EXHIBIT
Open June 23 – October 7 at the Annenberg Space for Photography, Who Shot Rock & Roll, organized by the Brooklyn Museum with guest curator and author Gail Buckland, is the first major museum exhibit on rock and roll to spotlight the creative and collaborative role that photographers played in the history of rock music.
SOURCE The Annenberg Foundation