John Sollenberger | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com Greater Pasadena's Free News and Entertainment Weekly Thu, 24 May 2018 20:16:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.6 https://i1.wp.com/www.pasadenaweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/cropped-jgpw-512-px-copy.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 John Sollenberger | Pasadena Weekly https://www.pasadenaweekly.com 32 32 136211528 8 DAYS – 05.24.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/8-days-05-24-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/8-days-05-24-18/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:58 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103712 THURSDAY 5/24/18 “Off My Head” features Houston native, author and storyteller Ty Fance performing his often funny and sometimes poignant authentic personal stories starting at 7:30 p.m. at Coffee Gallery Backstage, 2029 N. Lake Ave., Altadena. France will be joined by storytellers Dylan Brody, S. Pearl Sharp, Beverly Mickins, Suzanne Lowe Weerts, Ellen Switkes and […]

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Live Music – 05.24.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/live-music-05-24-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/live-music-05-24-18/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:50 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103728 Thursday May. 24 through Wednesday  May. 30 Please note: Deadline for Calendar submissions is noon.  Wednesday of the week before the issue publishes.   PASADENA, SOUTH PASADENA & ALTADENA 1881 Bar 1881 E. Washington Blvd., Pasadena (626) 314-2077 facebook.com/1881bar Fridays—Live jazz Saturdays—Gypsie jazz Wednesdays—Reggae The Blue Guitar Arroyo Seco Golf Course 1055 Lohman Lane, South […]

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Get Your Own – 05.24.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/get-your-own-05-24-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/get-your-own-05-24-18/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:36 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103704 PRIDE In recognition of LGBTQ Pride Month, Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse, 1010 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge, hosts poetry and prose reading moderated by Tobi Harper, founder and editor of Quill and deputy director of Red Hen Press, with Martha K. Davis, Josh Gershick, Dan Lopez and Brandi Spaethe, starting at 7 p.m. tonight, May […]

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The Young Dubliners marry genres at The Rose https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/the-young-dubliners-marry-genres-at-the-rose/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/the-young-dubliners-marry-genres-at-the-rose/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:19 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103739 The repertoire of the Young Dubliners, headlining Friday night at The Rose in Pasadena, is commonly referred to as “Celtic Rock.” Their hybrid sound takes influences from various sources, reflecting the fact that members come from a variety of musical backgrounds. The band is also known as one of the hardest working acts in the […]

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La Recolte Band lets the good times roll at Coffee Gallery Backstage https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/la-recolte-band-lets-the-good-times-roll-at-coffee-gallery-backstage/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/24/la-recolte-band-lets-the-good-times-roll-at-coffee-gallery-backstage/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:01 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103741 Revel in the sounds of Louisiana when the La Recolte Band lets the bon temps roll Saturday at Altadena’s Coffee Gallery Backstage. The band consists of five talented players from the heart of Cajun country. The quintet plays traditional Cajun music, sounds bred in south Louisiana dance halls of the mid-1900s. La Recolte was influenced […]

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8 Days https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/8-days-13/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/8-days-13/#respond Thu, 17 May 2018 13:00:52 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103552 THURSDAY 5/17/18 The jazz, rock, blues and pop band Blood Sweat & Tears performs its hits at The Rose, 245 E. Green St., Pasadena. Doors open at 6 p.m. and music starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are $38 to $68. Call (888) 645-5006 or visit roseconcerts.com. FRIDAY 5/18/18 A dinner and cocktail party benefits the […]

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The Gene Taylor Band rocks the keys at Arcadia Blues Club https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/the-gene-taylor-band-rocks-the-keys-at-arcadia-blues-club/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/the-gene-taylor-band-rocks-the-keys-at-arcadia-blues-club/#respond Thu, 17 May 2018 13:00:49 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103573 LA native Gene Taylor, who along with his band will be playing at Arcadia Blues Club Saturday, has gained a well-deserved reputation over the past 40-odd years as one of the best piano players in the blues business. His influences came early, as a family of blues musicians moved in next door to him when […]

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Get Your Own – 05.17.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/get-your-own-05-17-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/get-your-own-05-17-18/#respond Thu, 17 May 2018 13:00:49 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103589 ANIMATED CLASSIC Free films screen at 1 p.m. Fridays at the Pasadena Senior Center, 85 E. Holly St., Pasadena. Friday’s movie is “Coco” (2017), the animated film about a boy aspiring to be a musician despite his family’s opposition to music. Call (626) 795-4331 or visit pasadenaseniorcenter.org. JAZZ, R&B AND SOUL Chanteuse Lynn Cardona (lynncardona.com) […]

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Get Your Own https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/litfest-pasadena-brings-150-authors-artists-and-speakers-to-the-playhouse-district-saturday-and-sunday/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/litfest-pasadena-brings-150-authors-artists-and-speakers-to-the-playhouse-district-saturday-and-sunday/#respond Thu, 17 May 2018 13:00:46 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103579 ANIMATED CLASSIC Free films screen at 1 p.m. Fridays at the Pasadena Senior Center, 85 E. Holly St., Pasadena. Friday’s movie is “Coco” (2017), the animated film about a boy aspiring to be a musician despite his family’s opposition to music. Call (626) 795-4331 or visit pasadenaseniorcenter.org. JAZZ, R&B AND SOUL Chanteuse Lynn Cardona (lynncardona.com) […]

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Live Music – 05.17.18 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/live-music-05-17-18/ https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/2018/05/17/live-music-05-17-18/#respond Thu, 17 May 2018 13:00:40 +0000 https://www.pasadenaweekly.com/?p=103568 Thursday May. 17 through Wednesday May 23 Please note: Deadline for Calendar submissions is noon.  Wednesday of the week before the issue publishes. PASADENA, SOUTH PASADENA & ALTADENA   1881 Bar 1881 E. Washington Blvd., Pasadena (626) 314-2077 facebook.com/1881bar Fridays—Live jazz Saturdays—Gypsie jazz Wednesdays—Reggae The Blue Guitar Arroyo Seco Golf Course 1055 Lohman Lane, South […]

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