Head to the Saban to see Oingo Boingo Dance Party. The band features former members of the legendary new wave group Oingo Boingo, performing hits “Dead Man’s Party,” “Weird Science,” “We Close Our Eyes,” “Only a Lad,” “Just Another Day,” “Stay,” “Out Of Control,” “Who Do You Want To Be,” “Gratitude,” Private Life,” and many more.
Original ’80s and ’90s era Oingo Boingo members Johnny “Vatos” Hernandez, Sam “Sluggo” Phipps, Carl Graves, and on occasion Steve Bartek, John Avila, and Doug Legacy are joined by Brendan McCreary (vocals), Mike Glendinning (guitar), Freddy Hernandez (bass), Brian Swartz (trumpet), and Felice Hernandez (backing vocals) to form Oingo Boingo Dance Party. This powerhouse group has been performing and selling out venues in California since 2005, including the iconic Greek Theatre.
With a loyal West Coast following, Oingo Boingo was even honored by the city of Los Angeles when the City Council designated April 20, 2016 as official “Oingo Boingo Day” in Los Angeles, CA. Richard Blade of KROQ 106.7 and SiriusXM 1st Wave fame says that Oingo Boingo Dance Party remains, “the best Oingo Boingo band until Hell freezes over.”
Tickets range from $34 / $38 / $48 / $58 + applicable fees; Check website to confirm all details; Under 18 Must Be Accompanied by a Paying Adult;
What: Oingo Boingo Dance Party
Where: The Saban – Beverly Hills, 8440 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90211
When: October 27, 2018; Doors 6:00pm; Headliner 9:00pm