29 Jun Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles in MacArthur Park, Nance Arte Productions, and Sistah Q present ALIKA, QUINTO SOL, AND SISTAH Q
July 7, 2022
Part of Levitt LA’s 15th season of free summer performances in MacArthur Park
Reflecting the cultural mosaic of Los Angeles in an iconic LA outdoor setting
WHO: Acclaimed MC and lyricist Alika began her musical career as a founding member of Actitud María Marta, one of the first female rap bands from Argentina and Latin America. A few years after forming the band, she began her independent solo career, first gaining recognition in the reggae scene of Argentina and later in the worldwide reggae scene as a dancehall innovator. Alika’s music features engaging lyrics that promote self-confidence and respect while also touching upon about situations and problems that are common in the barrios of third world countries.
Watch video “ Jengibre” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eLAR2p1sw-4
Having emerged from the artist/activist community of East Los Angeles in 1993, Quinto Sol a collective of musicians performing roots-reggae woven seamlessly with Latin rhythms like cumbia, rumba, and son. The band is inspired to use music as a tool for awareness for socio-political and economic issues facing their community.
LA native Sistah Q is a DJ, turntablist and music enthusiast. She began her DJ journey in 2012 and has played music at venues all over LA county, San Diego and Mexico over the last 10 years. She is an open format, multi genre music collector and a graduate of the Beat Junkie Institute of Sound. You can catch her spinning all styles of reggae, ska, hip hop, punk, darkwave, throwbacks and more at local bars/venues in LA.
WHAT: Alika, Quinto Sol, and Sistah Q, just one of the FREE summer concerts presented at the Levitt Pavilion, featuring acclaimed, emerging talent to seasoned, award-winning performers in a broad range of music genres.
WHERE: Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles in MacArthur Park
2230 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90057
WHEN: July 8, 2022
TIME: 7:00pm – 10:00pm
All programs are Free:
RSVP recommended for event updates: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/353207271457
Concerts will be live streamed on Levitt LA’s YouTube Channel, Facebook & Twitch.
Athena Parking – 611 Carondelet St
Or take the Metro: Red Line (Wilshire/Alvarado-MacArthur Park stop), bus lines 18, 20, 51, 351, 603, 720
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 the 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!
About the National Levitt Network
The Levitt Pavilion in Los Angeles is part of a national network of outdoor Levitt music venues and Levitt AMP concert sites dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of communities in America through free, live music in public spaces. Presenting high-caliber talent and a broad array of music genres and cultural programming, Levitt venues are welcoming, inclusive destinations where families, friends and neighbors of all ages and backgrounds come together. Learn more at Levitt Foundation: www.levitt.org
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