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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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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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PLAYS WELL WITH OTHERS ROOFTOP CONCERT SERIES #2

The Rooftop Sunset Series 2!

 

“Remember a few weeks ago when Plays Well With Others had that rooftop event and it was the best day of our lives?” – anonymous

Yes, that quote is from an accredited source and not from our best friend at alllllll. 

So, be prepared to have the BEST.DAY.EVER in 4 days. Bold statement, we know, but it’s oh so true.

Beautiful view, beautiful people, beautiful hearts, amazing music, and boys with beards.  We can’t think of a more perfect situation!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS, AUGUST 8TH, AND COME JOIN US!! It’ll be magical. Almost as magical as unicorns!(But we all know nothing competes with unicorns)

IN SHORT:

When: August 8th, 2009 at 5pm

Where: Rooftop of National City Tower Lofts – 810 South Spring Street

What: Acoustic show, Plays Well With Others Benefit, Finding out about different non-profits such as Falling Whistles, Global Fast, and Generosity Water, Your perfect Saturday. 

Why: We feel like you should be sold by this point. We did mention it would be magical (:

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BROTALLY PRESENTS: SUMMER THURSDAY EXTRAVAGANZA

We’ll bet you 10 dollars that you don’t have anything better to do tonight than this FALLING WHISTLES event. HAHA! You lose. Bring your ten bucks sucka and we’ll see you tonight! It’s going to be an awesome event so we’re all winners in this. Sorry for laughing at you (:

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Event details:

HUGE DANCE PARTY. LOCAL DJS AND LOCAL ARTIST.

10 dollar entrance to benefit Falling Whistles.
Free drinks [21 and up]

If you’re thinking “WHAT 10 DOLLARS!?!” Slow your roll and remember that 10 dollars is the price of one cocktail at a lot of places…
If you’re confused, get your ducks in a row and make an appearance.
We don’t recommend bringing your ducks, but tell all your friends and homies.

If you know exactly what we’re talking about, start counting down.

Thursday we’re going to knock your socks off with a Falling Whistles/Brotally HOUSE PARTY meets SUMMER THURSDAY meets BIG ‘OL SNAKE all downtown at GALLERY 1018

FEATURING
Art by A-ma-zing Artists
ANDREW MEAVE
SEAN WOOLSEY
JESSICA FLEMMING

Bodacious Beats By
BEVERLY HILLS TENNIS CLUB
BEAR THUGZ
PARADISE
And..
A BIG ‘OL SNAKE. (*Snake will be contained)

No work related excuses will be tolerated. Thursday has been an honorary member of the weekend for years.

So shine your party shoes and put on your party pants, hats, pocket protectors, suspenders, onesies, glasses with no lenses-anything you need to get going. Be there or be square, or whatever your least favorite shape might be. This is going to be the party of the week, season, year, and probably even century!!!

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WANDERLUST FESTIVAL – A NEW KIND OF MUSIC FESTIVAL

Music. Yoga. Nature. This grassroots festival in Lake Tahoe brings together some of the world’s top yoga teachers with some of the best performers in rock n’ roll. In addition to being one of the greenest festivals around, this new festival also supports charitable organizations. “Off The Mat and Into the World” was selected as the official charity, supporting change through personal empowerment and community collaboration. Check out the website for more details and make sure to mark your calendars for next year!

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PLAYS WELL WITH OTHERS ROOFTOP CONCERT SERIES KICK OFF!

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Why, yes. It’s that time again! Another PWWO event!

Plays Well With Others, sponsored by Awaken, is putting on a rooftop concert series all summer! Please join us for our first kickoff event on July 11th at 4pm on the rooftop of the National City Tower Lofts in Downtown LA!

Ticket prices are $10 if you RSVP and $15 at the door.

You can RSVP at rsvp@doyouplaywell.org

THIS SHOW WILL SELL OUT SO PLEASE RSVP!

ERNIE HALTER

WILLIAM TELL

SETH ROBERTS of LAKES

DAMION SUOMI

and MORE!

WHY YOU SHOULD COME:
(1) Think about it – the view of a nice beautiful sunset on top of an incredible rooftop in downtown LA, while Ernie Halter is playing a stripped down acoustic set. Hmm, if you’re trying to mack it with someone I highly suggest bringing him/her to this event.
(2) There will be different non-profits present so that you can learn about different organizations and how you can get involved!
Non-profits that’ll be hanging out: AWAKEN, PWWO, FACELESS INTERNATIONAL, FALLING WHISTLES and MOCHA CLUB!
(3) Um, not sure if you noticed it above but we have some pretty freaking AMAZING acts lined up.
(4) Support and help build PWWO as an organization!
(5) If you’ve been to any of our past events, you know that its always fun and packed with the most awesome people : )

IN SHORT:
– July 11th @ 4pm
– 810 S. Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA
– Ernie Halter, Seth Roberts of Lakes, Damion Suomi, and more.
– I know my Calculus, it says YOU + ME + PWWO ACOUSTIC ROOFTOP SHOW = FUN! Calculusssss.

good music, good people, good times.

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