Award-winning mandolin and fiddle player Kyle Murphy, whose musical career began at age seven with lessons at Boulevard Music, will be joined on fiddle by sister Sara Murphy, on guitar by Aaron “Frosty” Foster, on banjo by Eli Gilbert, and on bass by Joshua Riffe to present an evening of traditional and progressive bluegrass music. Kyle currently plays with the Virginia-based band Jeff Brown and Still Lonesome, and is a graduate of the internationally-renowned Bluegrass and Country Music Program at…Find out more »
Summer breezes… an intimate courtyard… free parking… and great music. Escape to Culver City to Culver City’s Boulevard Music Summer Festival. This year Boulevard Music presents 6 free concerts on Thursday evenings at 7 pm from July 6 through August 10 in the palm-lined courtyard of Culver City City Hall. Become an entry level sponsor by purchasing one of the 100 premium reserved seats for sale at $10 each per show available at Boulevard Music. Tickets go on sale June…Find out more »
In March of last year, BIG DADDY’s Boulevard Music show sold out in record time disappointing the many fans who were turned away. But on August 12th, you’ll have an opportunity to make sure that this doesn’t happen to you! Travel back in time with “The Kings of 1950’s Mash Ups” as they transform the hits into a joyous romp through the golden age of early Rock & Roll. The Rhino recording act that stormed the U.K.’s charts in 1985…Find out more »
First internationally recognized as lead guitarist in Beatle Paul McCartney's band Wings (with whom he earned a Grammy award), Laurence Juber has since established himself as world-renowned guitar virtuoso, composer and arranger. Juber, known to his fans as LJ, has released 22 solo albums. Fusing folk, jazz,and pop styles, two-time Grammy-winner Laurence Juber creates a multifaceted performance that belies the use of only one acoustic guitar. Voted #1 Guitarist by the readers of Fingerstyle Guitar Magazine, Juber offers superb arrangements…Find out more »
Variety Night presents special guest harmonica player/singer/songwriter Gregor Walnum, plus as always our talented sign-ups to fill out the bill. This month we will begin taking sign-ups for Variety Night on Sunday, August 6 at 1pm. Sign-ups are taken until all eight slots have been filled. Variety Night-See it or be it. Do it or review it. A fun night out.Find out more »
Husband and wife team, Jim and Anne Curry (with the special addition of Chris Wills on keyboard) deliver the multi-platinum hits of the great John Denver in a fun-filled evening of singing and stories. Jim plays the guitar and sings John's songs in a crystal clear tenor that will take your breath away. Anne, his wife and musical partner, plays guitar and mandolin and sings harmony in all the right places. You'll be invited to sing along, share in the…Find out more »
Having been nominated as Musician of the Year by both the BBC Folk Awards and The Scottish Traditional Music awards, in 2002 his CD “Ceol More” hit the Critic’s Album of the year list in Acoustic Guitar magazine. In Tony’s hands the complex ornamentation normally associated with fiddles and pipes are accurately transferred to guitar in a way that preserves the integrity and emotional impact of the music. “The best Celtic guitarist in the World”—John Renbourn. His work with Alasdair…Find out more »
"So where have they been hiding James Lee Stanley? We could say that James Lee Stanley is probably the last great undiscovered singersongwriter in America. But true as that may be let’s say something else. Let’s say that a diamond has been smuggled into the wasteland… and here is where the wasteland ends.” – Tom Robbins, Author of Even Cowgirls Get the Blues It is only a long lived singer-songwriter career that lets JAMES LEE STANLEY unite the unpredictable creativity…Find out more »
Named after a traditional foot stomping fiddle tune, Sugar in the Gourd is every bit as edgy and fun, but has the added depth of beautifully constructed original songs that encompass topics from trains, to drinking, to love, redemption, all the way to a conversation with God. The four women who comprise this delightful Americana./Roots style band, have combined their diverse backgrounds and songwriting talents to form a sound that is as unique as it is captivating. You’ll hear beautiful…Find out more »
Variety Night presents special guests Smashup with their fine acapella vocals Plus as always our talented sign-ups to fill out the bill. This month we will begin taking sign-ups for Variety Night on Sunday, September 3 at 1pm. Sign-ups are taken until all eight slots have been filled. Variety Night-See it or be it. Do it or review it. A fun night out.Find out more »
Tickets may be purchased in person at Blvd Music or by phone (310) 398-2583 using a major credit card. A $1 service charge per ticket is added on phone orders. All ticket sales are final. They are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.
Please note all shows start at 8pm and doors open at 7:30pm unless indicated otherwise. People who already have their tickets (purchased them in advance) get in first when doors open at 7:30 pm. After the people who already have their tickets are admitted any remaining tickets will go on sale.