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OFF SUNSET STREET FEST RETURNS TO SUNSET JUNCTION SUNDAY 7/6/14

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SECOND ANNUAL “OFF SUNSET FESTIVAL” RETURNS TO SUNSET JUNCTION TO CELEBRATE LOS ANGELES’ LEATHER AND FETISH COMMUNITY AND SILVERLAKE’S RICH LGBT HISTORY

WHAT: The Off Sunset Association will host the second annual Off Sunset Festival, a celebration of Silverlake’s landmark place in LGBT history, which spans over half a mile and is expected to bring over 8,000 residents and visitors together for a day of live bands and DJs, art and novelty vendors, gourmet food trucks and beer and liquor trailers at an outdoor street festival in the center of Silverlake.  www.offsunsetfestival.com/, https://www.facebook.com/offsunsetfestival

WHO: Entertainment line up is as follows:

BANDS

7:30 p.m. – My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult
6 p.m. – The Record Company
5 p.m.  – GayC/DC
4 p.m.  – Handsome As Sin
3 p.m. – The Mo Odds
2 p.m. – Fly N Lion
1 p.m. – Barrio Tiger
Noon – Fur Factr

DJs

  • Douglas J McCarthy (Nitzer Ebb / DJMREX) with DJ Paul V. (Dragstrip 66) – “Three Decades of EBM” set
  • DJ Roven
  • Ryan Jones
  • Steve Cunningham

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THE EAGLE LA BAR TO HOST THE “OFF SUNSET FESTIVAL” CELEBRATING LGBT MUSIC AND LEATHER CULTURE
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WHAT: Los Angeles’s premiere Leather & Fetish bar The Eagle will host the inaugural Off Sunset Festival which spans over half a mile and is expected to bring over 5,000 East Side residents and visitors together for a day of merchandise, art and novelty vendors, gourmet food trucks, beer and liquor trailers and live bands and DJs at an outdoor street festival in the center of Silverlake.  www.offsunsetfestival.com/

WHO: Line up as follows:

BANDS

  • Imperial Teen (SF/LA ) – Indie pop ft. Roddy Bottum (Faith No More).  (Merge Records)
  • Pansy Division (SF/LA ) –Legendary godfathers of Queercore punk rock.  (Alternative Tentacles)
  • Hunx and His Punx (SF/LA ) –Bratty bubblegum punk pop ft. Seth Bogart (Gravy Train!!!!) & Shannon Shaw (Shannon & The Clams).
  • Frightwig (SF) –All-Female punk rock from the 80s.
  • Local Channel (LA) – Silverlake indie/electronic shoegaze.
  • BC (LA)– Silverlake stoner sludge metal.
  • Black Sabbitch (LA) – The All-Female Black Sabbath Tribute.

DJs

  • Victor Rodriguez & Chris Bowen (LA) – Cub Scout & Bears in Space.
  • Steve Cunningham (LA) – Eagle & Akbar.
  • Leonardo GloVibes (London) – MEGAWOOF.
  • John LePage (SF) – Lookout, Bearracuda, Groove Records.

WHENSunday July 7, 2013 11AM – 9PM – Tickets $15 adv / $20 at the gate.  Free drink ticket with advance purchase.  Tickets available at http://www.showclix.com/event/3769430/tag/search,  21and over.

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SCUTTER FANZINE ANNOUNCES SCUTTERFEST 2001 BENEFIT FESTIVAL AND WEB SITE LAUNCH

– Local music fanzine Scutter to host 3 day celebration of music, art and poetry to benefit the Scutter Scholarship Fund for Queer Youth in the Arts and e-zine launch-

(Los Angeles, CA – May 15, 2001) – Scutter fanzine, an independent, Los Angeles-based magazine that celebrates gay and ‘gay-friendly’ bands, artists and celebrities while fighting sexism, homophobia, body fascism and racism, announces Scutterfest 2001, the ‘zine’s first annual three-day festival of music and art benefiting the Scutter Scholarship Fund for Queer Youth in the Arts, and the launch of the ‘zine’s website at http://scutter.hpyermart.net.

Scutterfest 2001 runs from Friday, June 15, 2001 through Sunday, June 17, 2001 at an array of venues and features live music every night including a special acoustic afternoon on Sunday, celebrity guest DJ’s spinning between live music sets, a film festival featuring a personal appearance and Q&A session with Bruce La Bruce, spoken poetry performances, multimedia art exhibitions and presence from non-profit organizations distributing information of relevance to gay youth, minorities, safe sex, runaways and drop-in shelters, domestic violence and women’s issues.