Steve Aoki - April 18
He's one of the highest-grossing touring electronica DJs.
He's also the head of his own label, Dim Mak, through which he's discovered bands such as Bloc Party and the Gossip.
And, he's the son of the founder of Benihana, Rocky Aoki. But above all else, Steve Aoki is a hometown boy, having been born in Miami.
7 p.m. Friday, April 18; $69-96
Hard Rock Live, 5747 Seminole Way, Hollywood
Tickets are available at
And if you miss Aoki in Hollywood on Friday, he also plays Miami Beach on Sunday at Story Nightclub. More at this link.
Click here for an interview with Steve Aoki.
(Courtesy /April 14, 2014)
Early-bird tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Wedneday for the second annual Sunshine Music & Blues Festival, again headlined by the Grammy-winning Tedeschi Trucks Band, on Jan. 18 at the Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton.
Along with the TTB, which just released “Made Up Mind,” the follow-up to the 2012 best blues album Grammy winner, “Revelator,” the rest of the festival lineup includes: Leon Russell, Galactic, Hot Tuna (Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady), Stanley Clarke, the Ringers (featuring Jimmy Herring from Widespread Panic), Wayne Krantz, Michael Landau, Tab Benoit, Bobby Lee Rodgers. Oli Brown, Keith Carlock and Etienne Mbappe. Many of the same acts will perform when the Sunshine Music & Blues Festival also sets up in St. Petersburg on Jan. 19.
Early-bird tickets will be available for $39.50 from 10 a.m. Wednesday to 10 p.m. Friday at Ticketmaster.com. General-admission tickets are $49.50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday at LiveNation.com, all TicketMaster outlets or charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000. Special reserved tickets will be $99.50, with some VIP packages also available.
Info: Facebook.com/SunshineBluesFestival, SunshineMusicAndBlues.com.
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