blogdowntown 89.3 KPCC | Southern California Public Radio

Stay Connected

@blogdowntown on Twitter
blogdowntown on Facebook


 

GRAMMY Museum


The GRAMMY Museum at L.A. Live opened in December of 2008, offering a journey through the history of music and the music-making process.


Don Was at the Grammy Museum

By Mike Palecki — June 04, 2010 — 1 Comment

Longtime Rolling Stones producer Don Was visited the Grammy Museum on Thursday to offer a unique glimpse of the band and its new release of "Exile On Main Street."


The Hold Steady

By Eric Richardson — April 30, 2010 — 6 Comments

Brooklyn rock band The Hold Steady visits the Grammy Museum on Monday, a day before their new album drops. We've got tickets. Want to win them?


George Thorogood

By Eric Richardson — April 13, 2010 — 9 Comments

Blues rocker George Thorogood brings The Destroyers to the Grammy Museum on Wednesday, and we've got tickets.


Strange Kozmic Experience

By Ed Fuentes — April 05, 2010

"Strange Kozmic Experience" looks at the influences of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and Jim Morrison, all of whom passed away at the age of 27.


Shooter Jennings

By Eric Richardson — March 23, 2010 — 8 Comments

Southern rocker Shooter Jennings drops by the Grammy Museum on Thursday, March 25, to talk about his new album "Black Ribbons," and we've got tickets for blogdowntown...


Hi Bob

By Ed Fuentes — March 10, 2010

Displaying his trademark stammer -- more comedian's timing device than personal quirk -- Bob Newhart played the Grammy Museum Sound Stage on Tuesday evening, partly...


Ringo Starr at the Grammy Museum

By Eric Richardson — January 20, 2010

Ringo Starr's career in the music industry has spanned 50 years, but the drummer made famous as a member of The Beatles has no interest in writing an autobiography...


Grammy Museum Elvis Exhibit

By Eric Richardson — January 06, 2010 — 2 Comments

Friday, on what would have been singer Elvis Presley's 75th birthday, the Grammy Museum will open an exhibition of photos that document the time in the singer's...


Ozomatli at the Grammy Museum

By Monk Turner — December 20, 2009

L.A. outfit Ozomatli put on a special performance at the Grammy Museum on Saturday, sandwiching a mid-day date for the band's underage fans between two nights at...


PaulShaffer

By Ed Fuentes — October 22, 2009

Downtown hit new heights in hipness on Thursday night with the visit of David Letterman sidekick Paul Shaffer. After a brief introduction, he peered out to the GRAMMY...


Gloria Gaynor

By Eric Richardson — October 20, 2009 — 4 Comments

GRAMMY-Winning Disco Queen Gloria Gaynor will be at the GRAMMY Museum on Thursday, October 22, celebrating the 30th anniversary and impending re-release of her hit...


Cy Coleman

By Eric Richardson — September 21, 2009 — 3 Comments

Cy Coleman passed away in 2004, but the music of the renowned songwriter is very much alive. Last week saw the release of tribute album "The Best Is Yet To Come...