COMING SOON: 2012 Make Music Pasadena Schedule



Indie Rock Stage

presented by Wells Fargo

1 East Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91105


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1:00pm La Sera
2:00pm Saint Motel presented by Crown City Studios
3:00pm The Morning Benders
4:15pm NewVillager
5:00pm Best Coast
6:15pm Ra Ra Riot
7:30pm KCRW DJ Jason Bentley



The Luckman “World Music” Stage

16 S. El Molino Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101


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12:00pm Vital Group
1:00pm La Santa Cecilia
2:00pm Carla Morrison
3:00pm Hello Seahorse!
4:00pm Ben L’Oncle Soul
presented by Consulate General of France in Los Angeles
5:15pm Tita Lima
presented by Consulate General of Brazil in Los Angeles
DJ Sets by KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez



One Colorado Emerging Artists Stage

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, CA 91103


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1:00pm Interactive music installation 

presented by Bird+Moon

8:00pm Jenny O
9:00pm Kisses
10:00pm Zola Jesus
DJ Sets by El Dopa



Levitt Pavilion Afro Beat and Reggae Stage

85 E. Holly Street, Pasadena, CA 91103


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6:00pm DJ Glenn Red
6:30pm BA African Band
7:10pm KCRW DJ Garth Trinidad
7:35pm Rocky Dawuni
8:30pm Djs Garth Trinidad & Glenn Red



Majestical Roof Stage

presented by Downtown Music Project

88 N. Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103


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11:00am The Six Shooters
12:00pm Blind Pony
1:00pm Ketchup Soup
2:00pm The Downtown Train
3:15pm Garland Band
4:15pm Brutus Gets the Girl
5:15pm The Bixby Knolls
6:15pm The Lonely Wild
7:15pm Tommy Santee Klaws
8:30pm Seasons
9:45pm The New Limb
11:00pm Robotanists



Vroman’s “Jazz” Stage

695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101


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1:00pm Culture Gap 

presented by Musicians Institute

2:30pm FARO
4:00pm Jamila Ford
5:30pm L.A. Music Academy
7:00pm Donovan/Muradian Quintet



Pasadena Central Library

Donald R. Wright Auditorium Many Strings

285 E. Walnut, Pasadena, CA 91101


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11:00am Susie Glaze and Hilonesome
11:45am TBD
12:15pm Harp Guitar music with Greg Miner



The Shops on Lake Avenue Courtyard

345 S. Lake Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101


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12:00pm Rock Bottom Betty
1:00pm Cherry Bluestorms
2:00pm Jessica Fichot
3:00pm Dustbowl Revival
4:00pm Tijuana Panthers
5:00pm B Side Players



The Acoustic Stage at The Armory

145 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA 91103


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12:00pm Caution E
1:00pm David Vidal
2:00pm Sista Jean & CB
3:00pm The Wicked Saints
4:00pm The Sheep



Paseo Colorado

280 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101


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10:00am-2:00pm Lookin’ for Trouble
3:00-7:00pm Café Fuego



First United Methodist Church
of Pasadena

500 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101


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2:00pm FUMC Dulcet Singers
3:00pm Chuck Saint and Friends



T.Boyle’s Tavern

37 N. Catalina Ave. Pasadena, CA 91106


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9:00pm Isce Hawks In LA



El Portal Restaurant

695 E. Green St. Pasadena, CA 91101


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6:30pm Duet Alanniz



Elements Kitchen

37 S. El Molino Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101


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8:00pm Quentin Dennard and Ray Johnson (Jazz)



Mercantile Alley

18 S. Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103


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2:00pm Alison Standish
3:00pm Eliza Rickman
4:00pm LAMA  

presented by LA Music Academy

5:00pm Public Jones
6:00pm Portraits  

presented by LA Music Academy

7:00pm Scarlett Paradigm



Pasadena Convention and Visitor’s Center

300 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101


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11:00am Suddyn
12:00pm Kanvaz 

presented by Musicians Institute

1:00pm DJ sets from Edwin Carrillo and Funkygraffish
2:00pm Elaine Faye  

presented by Musicians Institute

3:00pm Spain



Pasadena City Buses

303 N Allen, Pasadena, CA 91107


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2:00pm Danny Bobbe of LA Font
3:00pm Sunday Lane 

presented by Musicians Institute



Lineage Performing Arts Center

89 S. Fair Oaks Ave. Pasadena 91105


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8:00pm Michelle Macedo
8:30pm Michelle Bloom
9:00pm Michelle Macedo
9:30pm Michelle Bloom



DJ Sets on Colorado Blvd.

65 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91105


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12:00pm StomachPunch
2:00pm Midnight Surfer
4:00pm Dan Collins
6:00pm DJ Santi



The Alliance Française Stage

Sponsored by the Luckman Fine art Complex and the Consulate General of France
34 E. Union St. Pasadena, CA 91103


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4:00pm The Four Fathers
5:00pm Salt Petal
6:00pm Penelope Fortier
7:00pm Nick Ariondo
8:00pm Paris loves LA



The Church of Scientology of Pasadena

35 S. Raymond Ave. Pasadena CA 91105


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5:00pm Shelby, Tieg & Tara



Classical Music on the
Steps of City Hall

Presented by Saturday Conservatory of Music 100 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101


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11:00am Youth & Junior Choirs
11:15am Youth Symphony West
11:30am Brass Ensemble
11:45am 10:30 Orchestra
12:00pm String Quartet
12:15pm New Age Orchestras
12:30pm 9:30 Orchestra
12:45pm 8:30 Orchestra



Pasadena Museum of History

470 W. Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91103


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3:00pm Border Radio



Pop Champagne & Dessert Bar

33 E. Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91103


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7:00pm The Soul of John Black
9:00pm The Driftwood Singers

Next Downtown Music Project
Friday August 27, 2010
Free Concert Crawl

Music Center Plaza
135 North Grand Avenue
Dance Downtown – Throw Back Night (60′s Dance Crazes)
Free Dance Lessons @ 6PM
(Music Center’s Dance Downtown)

Noe Jazz Lounge
251 South Olive Street:
Rick Michaels Live Jazz 7PM

The O Hotel Bar
819 South Flower Street
Live Flamenco Jazz. A modern day adaption of styles primarily those of Spain by way of So. California.
Hybrid Rumba @7PM (

Movies on the Plaza: Summer Outdoor Film Series
244 S. San Pedro Street
Sounds of a New Hope with live hip hop performance by Kiwi
The Japanese American Cultural & Community Center @ 5PM

Broadway Bar Funky Beatz
830 South Broadway @ 10PM
DJ Tony C. spinning soul/Motown classics, old school funk & more

California Plaza
350 South Grand Ave
Paul Zaloom: A Toy Theater Puppet Show
@ Grand Performances Stage 8PM

Five Star Bar
267 South Main Street @10PM
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Miss Chain and the Broken Heels (
Clorox Girls (

Casey’s Irish Pub
613 South Grand Ave
The Mormons @ 11PM (
Shirley Rolls @ 12:30PM (


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