If you occur to be in Los Angeles in December, Goldenvoice is bringing you not just one however 12 consecutive nights to have fun the vacations. From December 11 to 22, West Hollywood’s famed venue The Roxy is internet hosting a collection of particular exhibits that embrace some Latinx and Latin American artists of the previous and current.
Rene Contreras, the younger California promoter who organizes beloved indie pageant Viva Pomona! and curates Coachella’s Sonora Stage, is without doubt one of the masterminds behind the Jingle Bell Roxy program, which options acts like Kinky, Nortec Collective, Grenda, Inner Wave, QUITAPENAS, Julio y Su Teclado Mágico, The Delirians, and a joint efficiency by Tomasa del Real and Jarina de Marco.
In the spirit of the vacations, Contreras can also be utilizing Jingle Bell Roxy as a manner to assist these in want. “For 12 days we’re accumulating objects for an area Union Rescue Mission in Skid Row in downtown LA,” he explains. “We are encouraging concertgoers to convey issues like shampoo, underwear, toothpaste, bras, Q-tips, inflatable mattresses, and so forth.”
His mission is to make this occasion an annual affair, so it will possibly additionally assist Latin American and Latinx artists to interrupt out within the normal market. “I feel it’s a cool idea not simply ’trigger I helped put it collectively [laughs], however ’trigger it’s giving again to the neighborhood, and it’s in a metropolis like West Hollywood, the place we don’t see quite a lot of Latinx illustration.”
Jingle Bell Roxy is happening on December 11-22. See the total lineup under, in addition to the record of things you possibly can donate. To buy tickets, .