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SHOWS and EVENTS 2016
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The Angel Baby Show

Brenton Wood Barbara Mason Sly Slick & Wicked

Chico Lakeside Dazz Band

Free Style Lowrider Car Show Chicano Legends


Ronnie Spector

Mary Wilson Ersi Arvizu

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Diana Ross Events

DECEMBER 2016

JEFFREY OSBORNE Dec 31 2016
New Years Eve show with Jeffrey Osborne
Hyatt Regency Huntining Beach CA



NOVEMBER 2016

LISA LISA Nov 30, 2016
House of Blues San Diego

MANA Nov 12, 13, 2016
Forum in Los Angeles




OCTOBER 2016

Smokey Robinson

SMOKEY ROBINSON Oct 15, 2016
Saban Theatre, Beverly Hills, CA

SMOKEY ROBINSON October 14, 2016
The Rose Pasadena

SMOKEY ROBINSON October 13, 2016
Canyon Club, Agoura Hills, CA



SEPTEMBER 2016

DOLLY PARTON September 25, 2016
Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara

MANA Sept 24, 25, 2016
Forum in Los Angeles

DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES Sept 20, 2016
Hollywood Bowl

Ruby Andrews Ruby Andrews

RUBY ANDREWS September 16, 2016
Chicago Soultress "Casanova You're Playing Days Are Over"
Soulside Productions, Los Angeles

Mana Sept 9, 2016
Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl San Diego State Univerity


AUG 2016

KOOL AND THE GANG August 28
Special guest Sootsy Collins
Morris Day and The Time, Doug E. Fresh
Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles

Bobby Dee 2nd Annual Summer Breeze Festival
KEITH SWEAT August 27, 2016
Tony Toni Tone, Avant, DW3, Soul For Real
Bobby Dee Presents 2nd Annual Summer Breeze Festival
Long Beach Queen Mary, Long Beach 800.928.2181

BOZ SCAGGS August 5, 2016
"The Dirty ... Lowdown" Pechanga Casino

GLADYS KNIGHT August 3, 2016
Special guest Tower Of Power, Hollywood Bowl



JULY 2016

Brenton Wood

BRENTON WOOD July 31, 2016
Original Mikes in Santa Ana

New Editon
NEW EDITION July 31, 2016
Special guest Babyface
Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles

CHIC July 31, 2016
chic featuring Nile Rogers with Duran Duran
Sleep Train Amphitheatre in Chula Vista

Ramon Ayala
RAMON AYALA Y Sus Bravos Del Norte July 30, 2016
Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles

NILE ROGERS July 30, 2016
Special guest Duran Duran at Pechanga Casino

EARTH WIND & FIRE July 30, 2016
Pacific Amphitheatre, Costa Mesa

FRANKIE VALLI AND THE FOUR SEASOBNS July 27
Pacific Amphitheatre, Costa Mesa

BONNIE RAITT July 27, 2016
San Diego Civic Theatre, San Diego

Gary Puckett Happy Together Tour

GARY PUCKETT July 24, 2016
Pacific Amphitheater, Costa Mesa, CA

GARY PUCKETT July 23, 2016
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 2016
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas

B.J. THOMAS July 22, 2016
Golden Nugget Las Vegas

GARY PUCKETT 20, 2016
Humphries by the Bay, San Diego, CA

Shirley Alston Reeves

SHIRLEY ALSTON REEVES / LEGENDS OF WOO WOP VOL. 2 July 16, 2016
Shirley Alston Reeves Original lead singer of The Shirelles
EUGENE PITT of THE JIVE FIVE, MAURICE WILLIAMS & THE ZODIACS
J.T. Carter of The Crests, Jimmy Stephens & The Safaris
Highlander Auditorium, Upland, CA 888.718.4253
Order Tixs Online www.affordablemusicproductions.com Imformation 951.317.2155

JAZZFEST WEST July 16, 2016
Bonelli Park, San Dimas

GARY PUCKETT July 15, 2016
Happy Together Tour at Golden Nugget, Las Vegas

THREE DOG NIGHT July 14, 2016
Pacific Amphitheatre, Costa Mesa

DIANA ROSS July 9, 2016
Lincoln, California

CHICAGO July 8, 2016
Harrah's Rincon Casino SoCal

EN VOUGE July 8, 2016
The Wave 94.7 Presents
En Vouge, Boyz ll Men at Greek Theatre

MITCH RYDER AND THE DETROIT WHEELS July 3, 2016
Coach House, SJC

Kool & The Gang
KOOL AND THE GANG July 2, 2016
Del Mar Fairgrounds, San Diego

JOHNNY GILL July 2, 2016
94.7 The Wave Soulful Summer Presents
Johnny Gill, Blackstreet, Al B. Sure, Total, After 7
Los Angeles Forum

TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELLS July 1st, 2016
Golden Nugget Las Vegas



JUNE 2016

Shirley of The Shirelles Judy of The Chiffons

THE SHIRELLES AND THE CHIFFONS

SHIRLEY ALSTON REEVES June 25 & 26, 2016
Original lead singer of The Shirelles
"Mama Said" "Foolish Little Girl" "Solider You" "Baby It's You"

Special guest THE CHIFFONS leadsinger JUDY CRAIG
"One Fine Day" "He's So Fine" "Sweet Talking Guy"
The Suncoast in Las Vegas


Lucia Mendez

LUCIA MENDEZ June 25, 2016
Florentine Garden Hollywood
5951 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood 90028 323.810.6993


FELIX CAVAILER'S RASCELS June 24, 2016
Golden Nugget Las Vegas


Barbara Mason

BARBARA MASON * BRENDA HOLLOWAY June 18 2016
THE TEMPRESS
Sunny and The Sunliners * Sly Slick & Wicked
Long Beach Terrence Theatre Performing Arts & Convention Center
300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802
Call Tickmaster 800.745.3000

MAGIC OF MOTOWN June 23, 2016
Golden Nugget Las Vegas

Martha Reeves

MARTHA REEVES June 17, 2016
Martha Reeves and The Vandellas
Special guest Dennis Edwards Temptations Review
Godie Brown Showroom at the Golden Nugget
129 Fremon Street Experience, Las Vegas NV


Mavis Staples & Bob Dylan

MAVIS STAPLES June 16, 2016
Special Guest Bob Dylan
Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles

MAVIS STAPLES June 13 & 14, 2016
Special Guest Bob Dylan
Humphreys Concerts By The Bay , San Diego

BRENDA HOLLOWAY

ARCHIE BELL, BRENDA HOLLOWAY, ERSI ARVIZU June 12, 2016
Archie Bell of Archie Bell and The Drells "Tighten Up," Brenda Holloway, Ersi Arvizu
The Heartbreakers, Aalon, Sly Slick & Wicked
Angel Baby's Super Big Oldies Show
Nellie Weaver Event Center 3737 Crestview Drive, Norco 92860
Information and Tickets 951.880.4758

CHARLES WRIGHT June 12, 2016
Soul legend of "Express Yourself," book signing
El Segundo Public Library 111 West Mariposa Avenue, El Segundo 310.524.2722

MAVIS STAPLES June 11, 2016
Special guest Bob Dylan
Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara

THE TEMPTATIONS June 10 2016
Sban Theatre, Beverly Hills CA

THE TEMPTATIONS June 6 2016
Saban Theatre, Beverly Hills

Freda Payne

FREDA PAYNE June 3 & 4, 2016
Catalina Jazz Club, Hollywood www.catalinajazzclub.com

STEPHANIE MILLS June 5 & 6, 2016
? The Newport Beach Jazz Festival
Stephanie Mills, Average White Band & More
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach, Newport, CA



MAY 2016

Tierra, Malo, War, Los Lonely Boys
WAR May 28, 2016
Los Lonely Boys, Tierra & Malo
Greek Theatre, Los Angeles

THE BOX TOPS May 28, 2016
Box Tops big Hit "Cry Like A Baby"
Cannery Casino Hotel, North Las Vegas

ERIC BURDON & THE ANIMALS May 27, 2016
Golden Nugget Las Vegas

LOS LONELY BOYS May 25, 2016
The Coach House, SJC

JANET JACKSON May 21, 2016
Hollywood Bowl

GARY PUCKETT May 20 & 22, 2016
South Point Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas
Visit www.garypucketmusic.com


Sherry Gordy Presents
MARTIN KEMBER May 20, 2016
Sherry Gordy Presents Original lead of Colour Me Badd
The Fiesta, Tequlia Club in North Las Vegas

AARON NEVILLE May 20, 2016
Golden Nugget Las Vegas

SMOKEY ROBINSON TRIBUTE May 19, 2016
El DeBarge, Kenny Babyface Edmonds & More !!
The Novo, Los Angeles

ELOISE LAWS May 15, 2016
Vibrato Gill Jazz in Los Angeles 310.474.9400

Brenda Lee

BRENDA LEE May 13, 2016
Golden Nugget Las Vegas


The Supremes

THE SUPREMES May 8, 2016
Former Ladies of The Supremes Scherrie Payne & Lynda Laurence
The 5 Tempting Men, King James Brown
A Mi Hacienda Restaurant 9613 Whittier Blvd., Pico Rivera, CA 90660
3PM - 8PM Tickets 323.895.2869 / 323.807.8054

Lighter Shade Of Brown

LIGHTER SHADE OF BROWN * LIL ROB May 7 2016
Baby Bash, Kid Frost, Mellow Man Ace
Globe Theater 740 South Broadway, Los Angeles

Ersi Arvizu Ersi Arvizu

ERSI ARVIZU May 7, 2016
Chicana Legend Voice of the El Chicano classic Sabor A Mi
Special guest Rosella Arvizu of The Sisters
Denise Ornales, The Q Band - Tickets 323.267.4548
Stevens Steak House 5332 Stevens Place, Commerce, CA

LIL' WILLIE G. May 7, 2016
Santa Fe Springs Swampmeet, Santa Fe Springs

LOS LOBOS May 6, 2016
The Blasters, X, LP3, The Tragedy
Observatory in Santa Ana on Habor Boulevard

THE TEMPTATIONS May 6 2016
Canyon Club, Agoura Hills, CA

THE SPINNERS May 6, 2016
Golden Nugget, Las Vegas



APRIL 2016

CAMEO April 30, 2016
Westgate Cabaret in Las Vegas

THELMA HOUSTON April 29 & 30 2016
Catalina Jazz Club 6725 West Sunset Blvd., Hollywood 323.466.2210


Stevie Wonder

STEVIE WONDER April 28 & 30 2016
New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
Stevie Wonder Events

LIONEL RICHIE April 27, 2016
ALL THE HITS - Exclusive Residency
The Axis at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Las Vegas


The Supremes
THE SUPREMES April 24, 2016
The Former Ladies of The Supremes (The Flos)
SCHERRIE PAYNE AND LYNDA LAURENCE with JOYCE VINCENT
30Th Anniversary Show at Catalina Jazz Club 323.466.2210
A JP Mogul Production, James Perry
6725 West Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood 90028
www.scherriepayneandlyndalaurence.com

93.5 KDAY Presents Krush Groove April 24, 2016
Snoop Dogg, Too Short at Los Angeles Forum


Free Style Concert

SALT-N-PEPA April 23 & 24 2016
JJ Fad, Sweet Sensation, Lisa Lisa
Debbie Gibson, Tiffany & more !!
Freestyle Festival, Long Beach, CA
ALL ARTISTS PERFORMING BOTH DAYS

AL STEWART April 22, 2016
"Year of The Cat," Coach House, SJC

JODECI April 9 2016
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 2016
Kings Theatre, Brooklyn, NY


Lenny Williams

LENNY WILLIAMS April 8, 2016
The Dramatics featuring LJ Reynolds, New Birth, Silk
Long Beach Terrence, Long Beach

THE VILLAGE PEOPLE April 8, 2016
Morongo Casino


Barbara Lewis, Peggy March

BARBARA LEWIS April 2 2016
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 2016
Paramount Theatre, Oakland, CA

SHOWS & EVENTS
Shows & Events


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ORIGINAL MIKES
STUDIO 51 HOT DJ RICO & LIVE BANDS ALL NIGHT!!
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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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13963 Alondra Blvd., Santa Fe Springs 90670

LIVE ON STAGE

Sunday April 3 ... Sangria
Sunday April 10 ... Tease
Sunday April 17 ... Bumptown
Sunday April 24 ... Suave

Sunday May 1st ... Sangria
Saturday May 7 ... Lil' Willie G.
Sunday May 8 ... Bongo Funk
Sunday May 15 ... Andelaide
Sunday May 22 ... BB Wolf
Sunday May 29 ... Suave




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

New book Release 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

Chicano Legends Ersi Ersi

Lil' Willie G.
LEGENDARY SINGER LIL' WILLIE G.
Photo: Manuel Esparza/Chicano Magazine (c) 2016


East Los Angles and International star Lilí Willie G., sings for His fans at Record Jungle in Montebello
By Manuel Esparza
Www.chicano-magazine.com
April. 17, 2016

The Undisputed King of Chicano Soul is the One and Only Willie Garcia better known through the music world as Lilí Willie G., the Original Voice of Thee Midniters, gave a special inmate concert show at the Record Jungle in Montebello, California for His devoted fans who enjoyed the singer as he went through such classics as Itíll Never Be Over For Me, along with Sad Girl, a song that made Thee Midniters one of the most all time best loved Chicano groups of all time. Enjoying the sounds included Motown royalty, Vanessa Wilson, granddaughter of Motown superstar Mary Wilson of The Supremes.




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Chicano Magazine's
ARTISTS, GROUPS & MUSICIANS DIRECTORY

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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