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JULY2016

Gary Puckett Happy Together Tour

GARY PUCKETT July 23
The Happy Together Tour: Gary Puckett
Chuck Negron, The Turtles, Mark Lindsay
The Cowstills, Spencer Davis Group
Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills

THE O'JAYS July 23
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas

JUNE 2016

Barbara Mason

BARBARA MASON June 18
Legends of Soul - More artists tba
Long Beach Terrence Theatre Performing Arts & Convention Center
300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802

THE TEMPTATIONS June 6
Saban Theatre, Beverly Hills

MAY 2016

THE BOX TOPS May 28
Box Tops big Hit "Cry Like A Baby"
Cannery Casino Hotel, North Las Vegas

THE TEMPTATIONS May 6
Canyon Club, Agoura Hills, CA


APRIL 2016

THELMA HOUSTON April 29 & 30
Catalina Jazz Club 6725 West Sunset Blvd., Hollywood 323.466.2210


Stevie Wonder

STEVIE WONDER April 28 & 30
New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
Stevie Wonder Events
Free Style Concert

SALT-N-PEPA April 23 & 24
JJ Fad, Sweet Sensation, Lisa Lisa
Debbie Gibson, Tiffany & more !!
Freestyle Festival, Long Beach, CA
ALL ARTISTS PERFORMING BOTH DAYS

JODECI April 9
Special guest Next, H-Town
Saban Theatre 8440 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills
VIP Parking call Box Office 888.645.5006

Ronnie Spector

RONNIE SPECTOR & DION April 9
Kings Theatre, Brooklyn, NY


Barbara Lewis, Peggy March

BARBARA LEWIS April 2
Legends of the 50's & 60's Presents
PAT BOONE, BARBARA LEWIS
Little Peggy March "I Will Follow Him"
Sonny Turner leadsinger of The Platters, The Coasters
Johnny Tillotson and special guest star PAT BOONE
Gardiner W. Spring Auditoriam in Ontario, CA
Tickets by phone 1.888.718.4253

THE O'JAYS April 2
Paramount Theatre, Oakland, CA



MARCH 2016

Smokey Robinson

SMOKEY ROBINSON March 19
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, Indio, CA

SMOKEY ROBINSON March 18
Pechanga Resort & Casino - Showroom
Temecula, CA

LEON BRIDGES March 19
Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles

LEON BRIDGES March 18
Arlington Theatre Santa Barbara

Hank Castro

THEE MIDNITERS, STEVE SALAS March 13
Hank Castro, Richard Bean, Pat Vegas
Stevens Steak House, Commerce, CA 323.895.2863

BOBBY CALDWELL March 4 thru Sunday, March 6
Catalina Jazz Club, Hollywood 323.466.2210



FEB 2016

MIKI HOWARD Feb 26, 27
Catalina Jazz Club, Hollywood 323.466.2210

OLETA ADAMS Feb 20
Long Beach Convention Entertainment Center

RICKIE LEE JONES Feb 18
An Evening with Rickie Lee "Chuckie's In Love" Jones
The Coach House SJC


JD Hall - Barry White Tribute

J.D. HALL- TRIBUTE TO BARRY WHITE FEb 14
JD Hall & The Barry White Symphony Orchestra
Tribute to James Brown
Special guest KING JAMES BROWN & THE BROWN FUNK BAND
Very special guest Barry White's daughter Densie White
USC Bovard Auditorium, 3551 Trousdale Pwy, Los Amgeles

BRENTON WOOD Feb 14
Breton Wood's Valentine Love Jam
The Yost Theater in Downtown Santa Ana

ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK Feb 14
Saban Theatre, Beverly Hills

TIERRA Feb 13
Valley View Casino Center, San Diego

JODY WATLEY Feb 12
with Vanilla Ice, Sir Mix-a-Lot
SAP Center at San Jose, San Jose, CA

ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK Feb 12, 13
Pechanga Casino

Charlie Wilson

CHARLIE WILSON Feb 11
San Manuel Casino www.sanmanuelcasino.com

Freda Payne

FREDA PAYNE Feb 11 & 12
Newport Beach Jazz Party
Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa

AARON NEVILLE Feb 11
"Tell It Like It Is"
Balboa Theatre San Diego

Dion

DION Feb 5 & 6
Orleans Showroom, Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas


JAN 2016


CARLOS SANTANA Las Vegas Exclusive
House of Blues - Mandalay Bay Las Vegas 1/29 1/30 1/31 - 2/3 2/4 2/6

CHICAGO SOUL SINGER HOLLY MAXWELL JANUARY SHOW
Date to be announce for October, she's coming to Los Angeles
Soulful diva HOLLY MAXWELL singing her soul hit "Only When You're Lonely"

WANDA JACKSON Jan 31
The Coach House, SJC

LOS LOBOS Jan 31
Ballet Folklorico Mexicano
Valley Performing Arts Center Northridge

Jody Watley
JODY WATLEY Jan 29
"I'm Looking For A New Love"
Jody Watley with Shalamar
The Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles

LOS LOBOS Jan 23
Fiesta Mexico-Americia
Special guest Bellet Folkorico Mexicano
Cerritos Center of The Performing Arts
12700 Center Court Drive, Cerritos 562.916.8500

COCO MONTOYA Jan 22
Coach House SJC

BANDA EL RECORDO Jan 21
San Manuel Casino

TOWER OF POWER Jan 17
Coach House SJC

JANET JACKSON Jan 16
Honda Center Anaheim

MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL
Balboa Theatre San Diego


BOBBY BROWN Jan 16
Guy, Tony Toni Tone, Ginuwine
Microsoft Theatre Los Angeles, Downtown L.A. 800.928.2181

JIMMY CLAYTON Jan 16
Freddy Boom Boom Cannon, The Dupress
Cerritos Center of The Performing Arts
12700 Center Court Drive, Cerritos 562.916.8500

TOMMY CASTRO Jan 10
Special guest Papa J and Friends
Coach House SJC



DEC 2015

THELMA JONES Dec 31
New Year's Eve with soul star Thelma Jones
Barone's Famous Italian Restaurant 13726 Oxnard Street, Van Nuys, CA 91401

NATALIE COLE Dec 31
With Los Angeles Philharmonic
Walt Disney Concert Hall Los Angeles

WAR Dec 27
Grove of Anaheim

STEPANIE MILLS Dec 19
Special guest THE WHISPERS
Microsoft Theater 777 Chick Hearn Court, Los Angeles 90015

JOHNNY MATHIS Dec 18 SOLD OUT
Cerritos Center of The Performing Arts
12700 Center Court Drive, Cerritos 562.916.8500

KENNY LATTIMORE Dec 13
Special guest Will Downing
Grove of Anaheim

STEVE SALAS Dec 12
Orginal leadsinger of Tierra
V.F.W. Hall 1944, 16157 Gale Avenue, City of Industry 91745

JOSE FELICIANO Dec 12
LA Opera, Los Angeles

PEABO BRYSON Dec 12
MARILYN McCOO, BIKLLY DAVIS, JR.
Oleta Adams, Bebe Winans - Colors of Christmas
Cerritos Center of The Performing Arts
12700 Center Court Drive, Cerritos 562.916.8500

ERIC BURDON and THE ANIMALS Dec 11
Pala Casino

RAMON AYALA DEc 10
Y Sus Bravos Del Norte, San Manuel Casino

ERIC BURDON and THE ANIMALS Dec 10
Coach House SJC

RAMON AYALA DEc 8, 9
With Ramon Ayala, Jr. House of Blues Anaheim

SNOOP DOGG Dec 8, 9
Observatory Habor Blvd., Santa Ana

THE TEMPTATIONS Dec 4
Cerritos Center of The Performing Arts
12700 Center Court Drive, Cerritos 562.916.8500

BOOKER T. JONES Dec 3
Coach House SJC


NOV 2015

Younghearts

CLAUDJA BARRY Nov 28
Disco Dance Diva Claudja Barry
The Lounge Ultra Bar Radison Hotel, Whittier

THE YOUNGHEARTS Nov 28
Special guest Mike and The Censations
Soul Sets by Spinners V.F.W. Hall Post 1944
16157 East Gale Avenue, City of Industry, CA
For Tickets and Reservations 626.914.415

CHARLO CROSSLY FORTIER Nov 27 thru Dec 27
A Christmas Memory at Sierra Madre Playhouse, Pasadena
www.SierraMandrePlayhouse.org 626.355.4318

PAUL ANKA Nov 22
Saban Theatre, Beverly Hills

BRENDA LEE EAGER Nov 21
Soul diva Brenda Lee Eager
Maverick's Flat 4225 South Crenshaw, L.A. 90008

MONIBEE HENLEY Nov 21
Childern's Benefit
Monibee Henley, The Latin Soul Band
San Fernando Valley Moose Lodge 1522
12178 San Fernando Road, Sylmar 91342

THEE MIDNITERS Nov 20
50th Anniversay of Thee Midniters
V.F.W. Hall Post 1944 323.895.2863
16157 Gale Avenue, City of Industry, CA 91745

SMOKIN'SMITTY Nov 13
Sherry Gordy Presents Take The Stage
Fiesta Rancho 2400 North Rancho Drive, Las Vegas
Club Tequila The Big Showroom

ROSE MARIE McCOY Nov 14
Book signing Thought We Were Writing the Blues
But They Called It Rock & Roll
Barnes & Nobel at the Shops in Riverside

BLINKY WILLIAMS Nov 15
Join Motown star Blinky Williams
Celebrating 43 years as Pastor Austin F. Williams
True Vine Baptist Church of Inglewood
1437 Centinela Avenue, Inglewood, CA

ERSI ARVIZU Nov 15
Chicana legend of El Chicano at Litos Cork Room
6007 East Oylmpic Blvd., ELA 90022


Diana

DIANA ROSS Nov 4, 6, 7, 11, 13, 14, 18
Motown Superstar Diana Ross Live In Vegas
The Venetian Las Vegas 702.414.1000
3355 Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas Nevada

MABLE JOHN Nov 6
Honoree Scherrie Payne of The Supremes
6101 West Century Blvd., Los Angeles 90045
323.939.5808



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100 South Main Street, Downtown Santa Ana 714 550.7764



NOW ON TUESDAY NITES ...KARAOKE WITH DAVE
WEDS... Funk and Soul with DEREK BORDEAUX BAND
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HAPPY HOUR Monday - Friday 4p - 7pm Saturday and Sunday 12p - 4pm

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SANTA FE SPRINGS SWAP MEET
13963 Alondra Blvd., Santa Fe Springs 90670

LIVE ON STAGE

SUAVE Nov 29
SANGRIA Dec 6
LRS/EXPOSURE Dec 20
SUAVE Dec 27



SHOW TIMES FOR ALL SHOWS
Friday Night 7:00 PM, 8:30 PM, 10:00 PM
Saturday/Sunday 12 Noon, 1:30 PM, 3:30 PM



MOTOWN GOSSIP

MUSIC NEWS, BREAKING STORIES
Motown Gossip

Bonnie Pointer
BONNIE POINTER HITS HOLLYWOOD

EX-SUPREMES TAKE SHOW ON THE ROAD
HOLLAND DOZIER & HOLLAND STAR ON HOLLYWOOD BOULEVARD

Claudette Robinson Claudette & Smokey

Scherrie Payne & Mary Wilson Ladies of Soul

Photos by Manuel "Spookey" Esparza www.chicano-magazine.com

CHICANO LEGENDS
MUSIC NEWS, BREAKING STORIES
CHICANO LEGENDS

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Andy Tesso & His Rockers Andy Tesso & His Rockers Andy Tesso & His Rockers Andy Tesso & His Rockers
ANDY TESSO AND HIS ROCKERS
Photo: Manuel Esparza www.chicano-magazine.com

BILLY CARDENAS BACK AFTER 50 YEARS
By Manuel Esparza www.chicano-magazine.com
MARCH 2015

50 years has passed and a surprise annoucement from legendary Chicano producer
Billy Cardenas, invited Chicano Magazine to a sneek-peek of what he was been doing in the last months, working with singer/gutiarist Danny Diaz for an up-coming album release.
Cardenas, excited about his prodject tells Chicano Magazine that he is thrilled about being back after 50 years, he says, "Nobody put me out or chased me away from the music business." Read more and Exclusive CM photos, coming

THE up-coming cd release will be Danny Daiz Too Hot Too Handle featuring Andy Tesso and His Rockers
You can reach Billy Cardenas at 909.217.3123


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Diana Mary Wells

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ARTISTS, GROUPS & MUSICIANS DIRECTORY
Artists, Bands & Groups for Bookings ...
Nite Clubs, Shows, Events, Car Shows, Parties, Weddings !!


ANDY TESSO AND THE ROCKERS
626.484.8777, Billy Cardenas 909.217.3123

ANGEL
www.nycdreamenterprises.com/home

APB
APB Music P.O. Box 1318, Hollywood California 90093
Email: info@apbmusic.org
www.apbmusic.org

BALANCE
Contact: Sammy Medina 213.272.5584
Email: sammy.medina@yahoo.com
Contact: Crocket 714.724.9940
Email: balanceband2011@rocketmail.com
Website: reverbnation.com/balanceband2011

BARELA
Tony Barela 714-730-8272, Richard Barela 714-544-1310
Email aabarela123@sbcglobal.net, r.barela@sbcglobal.net
www.barelaband.com

BLUES STRAIGHT UP
Tel 323.223.8167
Email: straightup@att.net
www.bluesstraightup.com

CHICO
Joe Espinosa 323-222-1569 www.chicoband.com

COMPANY BAND
www.thecompanyband-tcb.com

COLDDUCK
Email: coldduckband@yahoo
Contact: Jose Cuadra 562.577.3532
Website: www.coldduck.com

Cold Duck is available to play for your Wedding, Anniversary, Party or Birthday Party
Corporate Function, or any other event you may be planning
For Booking Information contact Jose Cuadra at (562) 577-3532
e-mail coldduckband@ yahoo.com
Cold Duck and QuackUp Records is represented by Cold Duck Productions Inc.

DELGADO BROTHERS
www.delgadobrothers.com

DJ RICO
Rico Entertainment 951.840.6049
www.myspace.com/theedjrico

EASTSIDE L.A.REVUE BAND
Steven Chavez, Manager 951 653-7777
Email: stevenchavez68@hotmail.com
www.eastLArevue.com

GROOVE, THE
www.thegrooveonline.net

IMPACT
www.impactmusik.com

IMPULSE
Dennis Ulibarri, 909.374.8153
www.theimpulseband.com

L.A. BLUE
Email: LABLUEBAND@aol.com
Tony lablueband@aol.com
Aaron labluemusic@yahoo.com
Larry Lmiramontes@msn.com
www.labluemusic.com

L.A. RHYTHM KINGS
The L.A. Rhythm Kings - Cornerstone 2000, Inc.
P.O. Box 4163, Dana Point, CA 92629
PHONE: 714-307-0009, FAX: 949-830-9522
E-mail: Paul@larhythmkings.com
www.larhythmkings.com

LATIN SOUL DANCE BAND
The Extremes
Contact: Phil Avila 818.510.7291


MAD LATINS, THEE
Contact: Louie Para 562.686.4952
Email: themadlatins@msn.com
www.theemadlatinsband.com

MIDNITE CATS
Montecristo 562.388.9272, Blanca 562.639.2142

MONTCLAIRS, THEE
Email: theemontclairs@yahoo.com
www.theemontclairs.com
Jerry Chavarria, info: 626/633-6477

REDWINE
Red 714.630.1938

SANGRE FRIA
SFM Productions 818.400.8904
Mangement 818.324.9378 www.sangrefriamusic.com
Fan site www.myspace.com/sangrefria

SANGRIA
Rates or immediate info call DAN RIOS at: (562)413-3979
Sangria Band Fax Line (562)562-692-3010
www.sangriaband.net

SATISFACTION
Chris Reserva (310) 626-3531, Jimmy Silva (714) 995-8421
Email: chris@satisfactionband.com
www.satisfactionband.com

SMOOTH TOUCH
Contact: Sarah Gertmenian 909.260.0378
Victor Contreras 951.264.2453
Email: thebandsmoothtouch@yahoo.com
www.thebandsmoothtouch.com

SOTO
S.E.G. Entertainment Group
P.O. Box 1992 , Norwalk California U.S.A. 90650
Office: 626. 330 9413 Fax: 626.330 1843
Email: soto@sotoband.com
www.sotoband.com

STONE SOUL
www.stonesoul.com

SUAVE
www.suavetheband.com

TABU
website: www.tabuband.com
Bookings & Shows Contact: Al Trainor 626.922.9385
Email: trnrcham@aol.com
http://www.myspace.com/tabutheband

TOUCH THE BAND
1st contact: Raymond Juarez - 626-348-6185
2nd contact: A.J. Avila - 626-290-1528
3rd contact: Alma Gonzalez - 323-633-4302
Website: www.touchtheband.info
Email: music@touchtheband.info
Alt. Email: almarjaj@sbcglobal.net

TRUE RHYTHM SOUL
www.truerhythmsoul.com
Contact: Tom Gonzales 714.745.6864



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Cruising Down The Boulevard. "I wrote 4 of the songs on CDTB. I'm sure you will enjoy
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