NOVENA CARMEL

MUSIC PERSON

Concerts on The Bloc
Jun
20
6:00 PM18:00

Concerts on The Bloc

  • 750 West 7th Street Los Angeles, CA, 90017 United States (map)
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DJ-ing and Hosting!

Live music under the stars never gets old in L.A. and it’s a favorite summer activity! We’re bringing you our summer concert series back in the heart of downtown L.A. with Concerts On The Bloc. Grab a blanket, come hungry and get ready to jam out to local L.A. musicians who are making waves under the urban city lights. There will be featured sips + bites as well as interactive pop-ups for the evening! This is the perfect way to spend your summer nights, good vibes, tasty bites, great community and live music.

tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/concerts-on-the-bloc-tickets-59731183578?utm_source=igstoryband&utm_medium=igstoryband&utm_medium=igstoryband&utm_content=concert

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KCRW Summer Nights in China Town
Jun
8
5:00 PM17:00

KCRW Summer Nights in China Town

DJ SET 8-10PM

Part block party, part food event, Chinatown Summer Nights presents an exciting hot spot for Angelenos.

Dance in Central Plaza with KCRW DJs, sip on craft brews with live music in Mandarin Plaza; view giant outdoor video projections; shop local small businesses and a craft and vintage market; taste the many culinary offerings of Chinatown restaurants, gourmet food trucks, and the Culinary Corner street food experience, and take part in hands-on, Chinese cultural craft workshops!

free! all ages!

MORE INFO: CHINATOWNLA.COM

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Mid City Arts & Music Festival
Jun
8
2:30 PM14:30

Mid City Arts & Music Festival

DJ SET - 2:30-3:30 ON THE MAIN STAGE

The 3rd Annual MidCity Arts & Music Festival is back on June 8th from Noon to 7PM on Washington Boulevard between Vineyard Ave. and Rimpau Blvd.
amazing music, watch artists paint live, meet local vendors and services all while enjoying the best food trucks LA has to offer. activities for all ages; from a kids space to a beer garden.
Admission is free and ALL are welcome!

For more information please visit:
www.midcityfest.com

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HOSTING - JAZZ IS DEAD
Sep
13
to Sep 14

HOSTING - JAZZ IS DEAD

ArtDontSleep presents:

JAZZ IS DEAD

Brandon's forthcoming LP "RESISTANCE" out on BRAINFEEDER! 
Live performance by
Brandon Coleman
w/ 10-Piece Band

Special Jazz DJ Set by
THE LEGENDARY Kevin "DJ BATTLECAT" Gilliam

Opening DJ sets by
Mono/Poly
Jeremy Sole
Wyldeflower

Hosted by:
Novena Carmel

Grab your tickets now! artdontsleep.com

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Djing at South L.A. Power Fest
Aug
25
2:00 PM14:00

Djing at South L.A. Power Fest

  • 8400 South Vermont Avenue Los Angeles, CA, 90044 United States (map)
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RSVP AND INFO HERE

Are you ready to join thousands of South LA residents in a day of celebration, empowerment, music, and education?

This event is FREE and fun for the entire family! Let the kids experience our carnival area while you connect to resources, enjoy art and dine on some of LA's best food trucks. 

This year there will also be live performances by:

- Rapsody
- Quetzal
- Earth Arrow
- Aponte
- Queens of the New Age DJ Collective
- Tommy The Clown and much more!

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DJing Summer Nights in the Garden
Aug
10
5:00 PM17:00

DJing Summer Nights in the Garden

FREE ADMISSION | ALL AGES

Get outside this summer and enjoy the evening breeze, late sunset, and starry skies. The Summer Nights in the Gardens series is a celebration of all things summer in the enchanting Nature Gardens at NHMLA.
 
Spend your Friday night sipping a garden-infused cocktail, stumbling upon a myriad of outdoor experiences while exploring the Museum's backyard, and brightening your life with nature-inspired take-home activities. Have a picnic or get a little lost in the gardens – all while the beats from live music performances set the mood.

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HIGHER!
Jun
1
8:00 PM20:00

HIGHER!

FREE + ALL AGES SHOW! 8-10PM

Celebrating the ubiquitous ‪Sly Stone,‬ his musical cohorts and the funky sounds of liberation. Exercise your freedom to be Fresh, to Dance to the Music, and to Stand by joining us on a trip through some of the most magical and influential music in history.

Program Credits: 
Music Director/Producer: Dexter Story.
Producers: Rocio Wyldeflower Contreras, Novena Carmel & Dexter Story
Vocalists: Bilal, Joi, Novena Carmel, Godfrey At Large, Jimetta Rose, Jack Davey, Rayburn Waltz, Dexter Story, Mark Cross, Lonnie Marshall
Guitar: Molly Miller
Keys: Mark Cross
Drums: Phillip “Fish” Fisher
Percussion: Dexter Story
Bass: Lonnie Marshall
Hammond B3 Organ: Benett Paysinger
Alto Saxophone: Geoff “Double G” Gallegos
Tenor Saxophone: Matthew DeMerritt
Trumpet: Brandyn Phillips
& very special surprise guests*

Host & Creative Consultant: Nelson George
Visuals: Señor Quiza (Museum of Traffic)
Poster Design: Rani de Leon

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Merging the Global Family Through Design & Cloth
May
20
2:00 PM14:00

Merging the Global Family Through Design & Cloth

  • 111 West 7th Street Los Angeles, CA, 90014 United States (map)
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Nicole Wilson Presents
MERGING THE GLOBAL FAMILY THROUGH DESIGN & CLOTH
Fashion collection release & fundraiser for HRI of Uganda
Sounds by NOVENA CARMEL
Photography by IIronic Renae
50% of the profits will go towards HRI Uganda (Health Rights Initiative); an organization providing services for the community through STD/HIV testing, support groups, therapy, & housing.
RSVP HERE

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DJing -  STORIES OF WOMEN
May
6
6:00 PM18:00

DJing - STORIES OF WOMEN

Join me at "Stories of Women" for an intimate evening of female-identified storytelling, live music, and a community marketplace. So thrilled to be DJing this benefit for Peace Over Violence.
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STORIES OF: JEALOUSY EDITION ft. Shirley Manson, Madame Gandhi, + Aparna Nancherla
Ashlee Marie Preston, Nadya Okamoto, Kat Blaque, Grace Parra, Anne Friedman, Teen Poets from Get Lit, Hosted by Shan Boodram, DJs Myra Hasson & Novena Carmel, Community
Marketplace, Photo Booth

Doors: 6:00 PM    Show: 6:30 PM
All Ages
$12 Advance / $20 Day of Show

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DJing Queens of the New Age: Festival of Extraordinary Women
Apr
8
12:00 PM12:00

DJing Queens of the New Age: Festival of Extraordinary Women

FREE - ALL AGES!

Enjoy performances by KING, Ill Camille, Linafornia, Kona, Amindi K. Frost, and AKUA plus DJ sets by Ms. JCK, Novena Carmel, Alima Lee, Moni Vargas, and Wyldeflower featuring spoken word by Yazmin Monet Watkins.

Queens of the New Age (est. 2015) is a growing creative collective and live music experience celebrating diverse female-identified producers, DJs, musicians, and multifaceted visual artists dedicated to education, empowerment, and creative expansion. Celebrate extraordinary women by immersing yourself in a day of family fun, featuring DJs, live performances, food trucks, a powerful discussion with top female artists and producers, and hands-on DJ workshops presented by Girls Make Beats.

Presented in partnership with the Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation.

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Hosting JAZZ IS DEAD
Mar
28
to Mar 29

Hosting JAZZ IS DEAD

ArtDontSleep presents:
JAZZ IS DEAD

Live performance by
Adrian Younge's Voices of Gemma

Special Jazz Dj Set by
Ali Shaheed Muhammad 

Opening performance by
Black Nile

Opening dj sets by
DJ Rashida
Wyldeflower

Hosted by:
Novena Carmel

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jazz-is-dead-lodge-room-highland-park-tickets-43736325527

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This is a very special and rare opportunity to witness Adrian Younge bring his new spiritual jazz album, Voices of Gemma, to life with a 20 piece orchestra. Happening for only one night, in a very limited engagement/setting.

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