Skip to Content

Weekend Events ~ April 12th-15th 2007

Joe Bravo

Thursday, April 12th

BENT Festival. Do you like music made from bent circuitry from children's toys and other low-tech noisemakers? Then you already know about the BENT fest, which is at Il Corral, 662 North Heliotrope Drive , Los Angeles , 90004 at 9pm tonight. More info here.

Tristan Project, Act 1. The LA Philharmonic does something unique and cool with the Tristan Project, at the Disney Concert Hall, 111 S. Grand Avenue , Los Angeles , 90012 at 8pm. The cheapest tix are $39.

Very Be Careful are at the Echo, 1822 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, 90026.

Ted Leo will be in town with his hard rockin' Pharmacists at the El Rey, 5515 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, 90036. He'll be there Friday night as well.

Friday, April 13th

First Annual Subtitle Film Festival sounds pretty cool, they will showcase 9 cutting edge feature films from Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and Thailand. It all starts at 4:30 at MPARK4 Theatres at 3240 Wilshire Blvd. , Los Angeles , 90010. More info here.

Saturday, April 14th

Ultraluxx club night at the Mountain Bar in Chinatown. Electrocute and Lady Tigra will be performing. Doors at 10pm. 473 Gin Ling Way , Los Angeles , 90012. More information at their website.

The Shins, Lily Allen, and more will be at a KCRW event at the Gibson Amphitheatre, 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, 91608

Sunday, April 15th

Diggin' is a Sunday afternoon chill out session at Tribal Cafe featuring resident DJ’s spinning jazz moods, outward grooves, and soulful sounds. 1651 W. Temple St. , Los Angeles , 90026

Tortilla Art and more from Joe Bravo. Bravo has become quite well known for his painting on tortillas. He says: "I use the Tortilla as a Canvas because it is an integral part of the Hispanic Culture and my heritage. For the subject matter of my tortilla paintings, I use imagery that is representative of Latinos, conveying their hopes, art, beliefs and history. As the tortilla has given us life, I give it new life by using it as an art medium." 125 Paseo de la Plaza, #300, Biscailuz Building [Olvera Street] , Los Angeles , 90012 More info here.

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from L.A. TACO

California Mandates Drug-Test Kits at Bars and Nightclubs Starting July 1st. Here’s What to Know

Roofies have been used as accomplices to sexual assault, human trafficking, theft, and other crimes. Bars and nightclub owners hope that providing drug-test kits for their drinks may help their customers feel safe and return more often despite a general dip in the consumption of alcohol in California.

June 21, 2024

‘Not Like Us:’ Kendrick Lamar Unifies Los Angeles In A One-Night-Only Juneteenth Concert, Placing West Coast Unity At the Forefront

“The Pop Out” wasn’t just a showcase of the breadth of talent and music that Los Angeles has to offer—it was a cultural renaissance, a presentation of art bursting with unity and West Coast pride. In a city with so much pain and suffering throughout history, “The Pop Out” showed that community is everything.

These Nayarit-Style, Ceviche-Stuffed ‘MarisCocos’ in Compton Taste Just As Good As They Do On the Beach

Each young coconut is macheted to order and imported from Colima. The tender meat is mixed in with the ceviche and its refreshing coconut water is served in a plastic bag. They are about the size of basketball and weigh five pounds—at least. It's officially summertime in Los Angeles!

June 20, 2024

Ten Architecture Gems to Visit in L.A.: If These Walls Could Talk

Did you know that one of the 11 world's most beautiful post offices in the world is located in Hollywood? And the "skinniest house" in the entire U.S. is located in Long Beach? Plus, Gargoyles. L.A. is for architecture lovers...if you know where to look.

How to Celebrate Juneteenth in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is the place to be this Juneteenth, with a wider variety of free and exciting ways to celebrate, there is something for everyone to attend or participate in.

See all posts