Grand Park hosts free Sunday Sessions Home Edition. The free series showcases historic perspectives and cultural Importance of L.A.’s vibrant music scene with artists Including Ladies First, MAP POINTZ and The Well. Online events will take place Sundays, June 14; July 19 and August 23, 2020, from 2:00–8:00pm.
Grand Park’s Sunday Sessions: Home Edition lets the beat drop at home this summer as the annual dance and music party goes online on select Sundays (June 14, July 19 and August 23, 2020) from 2:00–8:00 p.m. This popular free series showcases how House music defines eras and subcultures, Angeleno-style. Amplified with a visual experience during multiple-hour DJ sets, the beats of the park’s local arts partners exemplify the complexities and similarities of L.A.’s many diverse and distinctive communities.
LADIES FIRST features a diverse, all-female line-up of L.A.’s top open-format DJs. Through their curated content and experiences, Ladies First aims to be the catalyst for the next generation of female creatives and entrepreneurs who break boundaries. A mix of Asian American and Black voices will rock the Sunday Sessions virtual dance floor and shine a light on the community’s strength and endurance during this pandemic.
MAP POINTZ is the official 90s Southern California subculture digital archive documenting Latino youth in the era’s underground party crew scene. Created by Los Angeles-based artist Guadalupe Rosales, MAP POINTZ deconstructs and reframes marginalized histories, offering platforms for self-representation.
THE WELL celebrates electro House music of the 2000s with a revival of the Bloghouse era where dance and Indie ruled communal rave parties and shaped the sound, fashion and culture of Los Angeles.
Sunday Sessions take place once a month across three months (June 14, July 19, August 23, 2020) from 2:00– 8:00pm; * Schedule and artists subject to change.
June 14: LADIES FIRST featuring Bella Fiasco, Kim Lee, Kronika, Leenie, Storm the DJ and Suga Shay
July 19: MAP POINTZ (Artists TBA)
August 23: THE WELL (Artists TBA)