40th Anniversary Celebration of Radiotron: the 80’s Youth Center that shaped LA’s Hip Hop scene

40th Anniversary Celebration of Radiotron: the 80’s Youth Center that shaped LA’s Hip Hop scene

Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles celebrates it’s ‘sweet sixteen’

That’s 16 years of outstandingly diverse live music in MacArthur Park for free! 

Levitt LA, Stage of The Arts Inc. Presents 40 Years of Radiotron feat. King Tee Kid Frost, Toddy Tee + More

June 24, 2023

CONCERT: Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles (Levitt LA) is thrilled to announce its 16th season of summer performances in MacArthur Park. Levitt LA’s summer long coming of age party continues to reflect the cultural mosaic of Los Angeles with an outstanding lineup while enjoying an iconic LA outdoor setting in historic MacArthur Park. The season starts June 10 thru Sept 3, 2023.
ARTISTS:

The historic hip hop youth center Radiotron was demolished long ago, but its legacy prevails. Forty years after its founding, we gather to celebrate the anniversary of Radiotron and to learn the history of Hip Hop culture in L.A.

The 40th anniversary celebration will feature performances by King Tee, Kid Frost, Toddy Tee & more!

Learn more about the legacy of the iconic venue Radiotron:

Hyperallergic ( 2023)
https://hyperallergic.com/823460/graffitinspire-radiotron-the-80s-youth-center-that-shaped-las-hip-hop-scene/

Watch Youth Break Center, Inc. /Radiotron”Traces of Radiotron” directed by Maya Santos and produced by Juan Davis
https://youtu.be/NRCq9eH53P4

LA Weekly archives:   https://www.laweekly.com/iconic-venue-radiotron-returns-after-30-years/

EVENT BRITE LINK: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/636126350037
WHEN: Saturday June 24, 2023 – 7:00 pm -10pm
WHERE: •Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles @ MacArthur Park. 2230 W. 6th St. Los Angeles, CA 90057. (213) 201-6111 • levittlosangeles.org- Concerts begin at 7:00 pm on Fridays & Saturdays and at 5:00 pm on Sundays. Times may vary. Please see calendar for exact schedule. –
•Concerts will be live streamed on Levitt LA’s YouTube Channel, Facebook Live and Twitch.- All programs are Free:- RSVP recommended for event updates: http://levittlosangeles.org
•Parking: Athena Parking – 611 Carondelet St., Los Angeles, CA 90057Public Transportation: Metro: Red Line (Wilshire/Alvarado-MacArthur Park stop)Bus lines 18, 20, 51, 351, 603, 720-
•Audience members are welcome to bring their own picnics, blankets and lawn chairs. – Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be available from local vendors. Please note no outside alcoholic beverages are permitted.

About Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles
Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles makes live music accessible to all, creating stronger and more connected communities while celebrating the diversity of our city and beyond. Every summer, FREE concerts are presented at Levitt Pavilion, featuring acclaimed, emerging talent to seasoned, award-winning performers in a broad range of music genres. Over 60,000 people of all ages and backgrounds gather on the lawn in historic MacArthur Park to enjoy free live music under the stars. Programming is designed to appeal to all tastes, attracting people from all walks of life to come together for a shared evening of great music, cultural celebrations and a family-friendly atmosphere offered at the Levitt Pavilion!

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