Jean-Luc Rollando, Mission To Midnight, Oriri & The Soulhouse Crew, Madison Grove, Free Flying

Jean-Luc Rollando

Mission To Midnight

Oriri & The Soulhouse Crew

Madison Grove

Free Flying

Friday, May 3

Doors: 7:45 pm / Show: 8:15 pm

$12.00

This event is 21 and over

  • Mission To Midnight - 8:15
  • Oriri & The Soulhouse Crew - 9:00
  • Jean-Luc Rollando - 9:45
  • Madison Grove - 10:45
  • Free Flying - 11:45

Jean-Luc Rollando
Jean-Luc Rollando
Jean-Luc is a Franco-American, singer-songwriter living in Los Angeles. His songs evoke detailed images of life as a queer, impassioned artist. From bops about colorful romantic encounters to full-on patriarchy-toppling opuses; Jean-Luc aims to move your body, heart, and mind. His first EP, “Peanut Butter”, is available on all streaming platforms.
Mission To Midnight
Mission To Midnight
JAMES - BAND LEADER/HARMONICA & PERCUSSION
The tragedy of his mother’s death lead James to the Mission to start his recovery. James soon discovered that music was his way to give back to the Mission.

ART MCTHUNE - LEAD VOCALS
After several assaults on LA, this Chicago native and former child star has a lot to be grateful for. Being blessed with a voice and a roof over his head, Art leads the band with his talents.

GREER - BASS
This angry coke bottle wearing MF is tired working for free…he finally got a good gig - playing bass with his friends.

DAX - GUITAR
Simply put - No Drugs, No Alcohol, Never Homeless…a boring ass MF with a college education, but a good friend!

BILLY SULLIVAN - DRUMS
Billy left New York under a dark cloud. After being chased down the driveway by his mother, holding a bag of cocaine and his drums, Billy hopped in his ’57 Chevy and headed west to meet his friends at the Mission. Billy brought them into his recording studio to record their first CD.

Anny Lieberman - BACKING VOCALS
This hot lil Asian is thrown off a Label, seeks a challenge through Opera and marrys a nice Jewish boy, gets pregnant and then discovers the Blues…she’s never looked back.

DONA OXFORD - KEYS & VOCALS

JOE - GUITAR
Oriri & The Soulhouse Crew
Oriri & The Soulhouse Crew
Oriri was born in Nigeria. He got his start in music as a keyboard player for his fathers afro highlife band. He spent many years composing and recording original music with his fathers Ulele Power Sound group and always wanted to do the same with other musicians.

The Soulhouse Crew was formed in early 2018 in Culver City, California and is made up of musicians with diverse international roots.
Oriri (Guitar, Vocals) as already stated was born in Benin City, Nigeria in West Africa. Natsumi (keys) is a Japanese classical trained pianist. Nick (Bass) is a first generation Argentine American with a music degree from Cal State LA. Andre (Drums) is a multi-instrumentalist from Minneapolis and Adam (Guitar) is California native with strong roots in Mexico. This chance union of diverse musician makes the groups message of love and human connection strong as evident in their songs “Color Blind” and “Benin to Memphis”.
Oriri and The Soulhouse Crew will be playing a blend of Afro Rock, Soul and Ska music with influence from Fela Kuti, Bob Marley and all the millions of sounds they have come across in the world. “We look forward to sharing a fun time with you filled with relatable song themes and soulful reflective melodies to go with it”
For more info on Oriri’s local gigs and to purchase tickets, check out Oriri’s Instagram @oririmusic.
Madison Grove
Madison Grove
Madison Grove is a Rock/Funk Band located in Orange County, CA. Since the formation of Madison Grove in July of 2015, Austin Myers (Guitar), Garrett Brown (Lead Vox), Jake Gonzales (Guitar/Vox), Erik Lapporte (Bass/Vox), and Austin "Gute" Gutierrez (Drums) have been playing local bars and venues providing a wide array of covers that bridge generations, as well as some original music from time to time. It our vision to provide an atmosphere of good times, nostalgia, and also lay down the ground for new experiences all together for anyone to enjoy.
Free Flying
Free Flying
Free Flying is a Disco/Funk with a hint of Spaghetti Western band that presents immediate social and cultural issues through music, song, and dance.
The ensemble combines music with humor and activism, encouraging open dialogue to promote awareness and understanding between people with different perspectives.
Free Flying hopes to inspire listeners to be introspective and discover the leader within themselves.
Venue Information:
The Mint
6010 West Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA, 90035
http://www.themintla.com/