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PLAYS WELL PRESENTS an ACOUSTIC CHRISTMAS BENEFIT

A Happy-Holiday Howdy to  you all. Okay, a bit lame with that, my bad. Anyway, it is the holidays and that means it’s time to eat, drink and be merry. What a better place than a holiday party from your friends at Plays Well?!

Plays Well With Other Presents: An Acoustic Christmas Benefit

All Proceeds will go to Sweet Relief A foundation that provides assistance to all types of career musicians who are struggling to make ends meet while facing illness, disability, or age-related problems. (www.sweetrelief.org)

Saturday December 12th 4 – 9pm

Featuring:
Sam Stewart
John Carpenter
Parson Redheads
Voxhaul Broadcast
+ Special Guests

@ The Plantation
5083 Lemon Grove Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90029
FREE
ALL AGES

Please join us for an evening full of Christmas festivities and a spirit of giving!

The event is Free but we will have a cash bar & bbq dinner for purchase (vegetarian friendly!)
Christmas Games
Photos with Santa Clause & Much Much more!!

e-mail: info@doyouplaywell.org for any questions

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FRED SEGAL & FALLING WHISTLES PRESENT: WEAR YOUR PROTEST

Hey Los Angeles,

Mark your calendars now.

ZEROMINUSPLUS AT FRED SEGAL AND FALLING WHISTLES have come together to teach Los Angeles about Congo and pursue peace.

COME SEE OUR BIGGEST INSTALLATION YET.

This beautiful 30′ window display built by Nathanael Balon will be unveiled on Thursday Oct 22nd and we want you to be the very first to see it.

Let’s celebrate a night of music, art, food, drinks, and good people. We can’t wait to see you all!

Music by All Wrong and The Plans Change and Christine Renee.

Sponsored by Belvedere Vodka & Mellow Water

Mad love.
FW

When: October 22nd, 2009

Where: Fred Segal Santa Monica

500 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA

Time: 7pm – 11pm

What: PARTY! for a GUH-REAT cause!

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REVO LA!!

Seriously, if you’re in the LA area you’d be OUT OF YOUR FREAKING MIND to miss this event!!

Let’s think about all the attributes that make an awesome event:

1) Good people – CHECK!

2) Good cause – CHECK!

3) AMAZING art – CHECK! CHECK! CHECK!

4) Good music – CHECK!

So, looks like all your bases are covered!!!

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WHO: REVO LA

WHAT: REVO LA will heighten awareness of West Papua, Indonesia’s broken school system. The money raised by this event will help fund “Sekolah Dasar Balem Wamena” (SDBW), a model school, which has recently become a light of HOPE in the corrupt regions of West Papua.Through REVO LA, SDBW will be able to offer these children much better learning material, as well as provide them with larger teaching grounds, so even more students can attend.

WHERE: UCLA ACKERMAN GRAND BALLROOM

308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024

WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009, 7:00 PM

ENTRANCE: $10

FINE ART.
» Aaron Kraten + aaronkratenart.com
» Allison Torneros + allisontorneros.com
» Audrey Kawasaki + audrey-kawasaki.com
» Ekundayo + ekundayo.com
» Joshua Clay + joshuaclayart.com
» Kelli Murray + kellimurray.com
» Sean Woolsey + seanwoolsey.com
> Shepard Fairey + obeygiant.com
» Travis Bailey + baileyartwork.com

FILM & MOTION.
» Destin Daniel Cretton + flagpop.com
» Giles Timms + gilestimms.com
» RiP: A Remix Manifesto + ripremix.com
» WALTER ROBOT + walterrobot.com
» Olivia Silver + littlecanyonthefilm.com

EXPERIMENTAL.
» Erika Simmons + iri5.com
» MR. BRAINWASH + mrbrainwash.com

GRAPHIC ART.
» Brett Whatmough + brettwhatmough.com
» Chuck Anderson + nopattern.com
» OBEY (Shepard Fairey) + obeygiant.com

PHOTOGRAPHY.
» Christian Rios + christianrios.us
» Jeremy Cowart + jeremycowart.com
» Jorge Peniche + jorgepeniche.com
» Nina Brav + ninabrav.com
» Trey Ratcliff + treyratcliff.com

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FINAL ROOFTOP EVENT TOMORROW

 

Plays Well & Awaken are joining together to bring you the 3rd and FINAL concert in our Rooftop Sunset Series. Be sure to join us on Saturday September 12th for great bands, free food, redbull & great causes!

For the last event in this summer series we are happy to continue to partner with Falling Whistles (fallingwhistles.com) as well as welcome new causes,Tiny Stars (tinystars.org), and Freedom and Fashion (freedomandfashion.com)

Check out the flyer in the pictures below to see all the great bands that are playing! One more act still to come so keep your eyes peeled for that announcement.

Be sure to RSVP!

See you there!

 

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You Should Know: Diamond Light CD Release Show TONIGHT! @ The Dragonfly

Tonight’s show is just 5 dollas. Check the flyer below for any other deets you may need. The Diamond Light is one of Plays Wells favorite LA artists. We are so excited to celebrate their CD release tonight! Please come out and join us!

The Diamond Light CD Release Flyer

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Warped Tour Wrap Party TONIGHT! (sponsored by PWWO!)

The Warped Tour Wrap Party is tonight with our friends, Glare of Rockets at Cinespace. We’re one of the sponsors for the party, so of course it’s going to be a blast! Better yet we can get you on the guest list. Just email kelsea@doyouplaywell.org and she’ll get you on the list.

See you tonight!

FYI: the address on the flyer is wrong…. it’s actually 6356

PWWO sponsored Warped Tour Wrap Party!

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CONCERT FOR CANCER – TOMORROW @ THE MUSICIAN’S INSTITUTE!

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Hey everyone!  Please come out to this charity concert @ The Musician’s Institute.  The event will feature several local musical acts, in addition to raffles and contests sponsored by various vendors.

For more information on the Mendoza family & event details CLICK HERE

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