Category Archives: Events

mexico68 at UCSB for “Hello World!” concert

mexico68 in Santa Barbara

mexico68 at UCSB for Hello World! Free Isla Vista

Anisq’oyo Park
Isla Vista, California 93117

On Saturday, October 25th, at 7pm, KCSB and UCSB’s MCC are teaming up for their most ambitious collaboration ever, the “Hello World! Free Isla Vista Concert,” which features three major acts: Chicano Batman, a Los Angeles “indie” quartet, the mexico68 Afrobeat Orchestra (from L.A.’s Eastside), and the Tijuana-­based electronic-­music trio Los Macuanos.

This is a FREE nighttime concert in Anisq’oyo’ Park (and part of the MCC’s new “Isla Vista Matters” events series & KCSB’s “It’s Not Just In Your Head” Events Calendar).

mexico68 at UCSB
mexico68 at UCSB for Hello World Free Isla Vista concert

mexico68 at MOLAA for Festival De Los Muertos, Nov 2

mexico68 afrobeat live at MOLAA

mexico68 Returns to the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach for Festival de los Muertos

November 2, 2014, 3:00pm

Free Show. Free admission to the museum from 11:00am to 5:00pm.

Target Free Sundays @ MOLAA. In Honor of Gabriel García Márquez (1927-2014)

Learn more about Día de los Muertos through art workshops, live performances, gallery tours, face painting, unique craft vendors and an Altar Contest Display.* Food and drinks available for purchase.

Día de Los Muertos attire strongly encouraged – Come dressed as a calavera!

mexico68 afrobeat live at MOLAA
mexico68 afrobeat at MOLAA

mexico68 at The Santa Monica Pier, August 28, 2014

mexico68 afrobeat santa monica pier

mexico68 Afrobeat Orchestra is honored to be opening for the legendary Lee “Scratch” Perry as part of the Santa Monica Pier Summer Twilight Concert Series

Free Outdoor Event – for complete event details please see the Twilight Concert Series Web Site

  • mexico68 Afrobeat Orchestra at the Santa Monica Pier with Lee “Scratch” Perry
  • Thursday, August 28, 2014, 7:00pm
mexico68 afrobeat santa monica pier
mexico68 Afrobeat Orchestra at The Santa Monica Pier

mexico68 at Echo Park Rising, August 15 and 16

mexico68 is proud to participate in Echo Park Rising 2014

FRIDAY We will be at the outdoor stage near The Echoplex

SATURDAY We will be on the main stage at TAIX, 4pm

For full details please see the Echo Park Rising Web Site

mexico 68 at Echo Park Rising

  • Friday, August 15, 2014, 10:00pm
  • Echoes Under Sunset
  • 1154 Glendale Blvd.
  • Saturday, August 16, 2014, 6:00pm
  • Main Stage at TAIX
  • 1911 Sunset Blvd.

Echo Park Rising is a neighborhood event in it’s 4th year that focuses on the music, creativity, diversity and small businesses of Echo Park. There are multiple stages and activities throughout the weekend located on the main routes of Sunset Blvd, Glendale Blvd, Alvarado Avenue and Echo Park Avenue and beyond.

mexico68 at echo park rising
mexico68 at echo park rising

LACMA Art+Film Lab Presents mexico68 at Leuders Park, Compton

mexico68 performs in Compton, CA

Lueders Park in Compton is the seventh site for the LACMA9 Art+Film Lab. Area residents are invited to participate in free film workshops, an oral history project, outdoor film screenings, plus a free day at LACMA. The event is presented by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in collaboration with The City of Compton Parks and Recreation.

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mexico68 performs in Compton, CA
LACMA presents mexico68 at Leuders Park, Compton, CA