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Summer Nights’ Backyard Party at the new KCRW HQ – featuring Henry Rollins


Summer Nights’ Backyard Party @ KCRW HQ
Featuring Henry Rollins (DJ set)
KCRW DJs Dan Wilcox + Eric J. Lawrence
Saturday, August 18
Doors open + music begins at 7:00pm

Come visit our NEW backyard! We’re throwing 3 Summer Nights parties
and we can’t wait to have you at the new KCRW HQ –  located  on Santa Monica College’s CMD Campus.

For our final Backyard Party of 2018, get ready for a blistering DJ set by Henry Rollins.

In describing Henry Rollins, the tendency is to try to squeeze as many labels as possible into a single sentence. Entertainment Weekly’s list includes “Punk Rock icon. Spoken word poet. Actor. Author.  
He can be heard on KCRW on Sundays from 8pm – 10pm and on-demand.

Need a break from all of your dancing? There is plenty of summer fun to be had at KCRW’s backyard party!

  • Hungry? Evan Kleiman of KCRW’s Good Food has chosen her favorite food trucks to be on-hand.
  • Thirsty? Our special summer cocktails will take care of that!
  • And attention all vinyl lovers – Beats Swap Meet will join us with a hand-selected vinyl pop-up shop – grab some of your favorite albums!
  • Please leave your lawn chairs, alcohol, blankets, pets and ice chests at home.
  • Service animals allowed only with current rabies certification
  • This is a standing room only event
  • No lining-up before 6pm
  • Questions? Please visit our FAQ

Getting There

  • Ride the Expo to Bergamot Station. It is three blocks away (a 5 minute walk).
  • Breeze bike share hubs are at Stewart and Pennsylvania and 26th and Pennsylvania.
  • We encourage rideshare and carpooling. Drop off / pickup at 1660 Stewart Street.
  • Big Blue Bus Route 5 stops at Olympic & Stewart which is only a block away from the new campus.
  • Street parking is available – please read all parking restriction signs carefully to avoid ticketing/towing.

Visit KCRW.com/summernights for info on other upcoming Summer Nights events!!!

Thanks to our sponsors!


Questions? visit our FAQ or email [email protected].