The Sunset Strip is among the most famous music areas in the world. Rock legends are born, dreams are made and beautiful art is shared with anyone in listening distance. The Sunset Strip Music Fest continues to honor that tradition on August 3, 2013. With Honoree Joan Jett, headliner Linkin Park and bands including AwolNation, Asher Roth, Wale, and Warren G. Click here to buy tix now.
The fun begins on Thursday August 1, when legend Joan Jett accepts the Elmer Valentine award at House of Blues – Sunset and afterward gives a very special performance as Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.
On Friday August 2, Jack Daniel’s & Swing House Studios present the SSMF Pre-Fest Party at The Roxy. Join Franky Perez & The Truth, Jessica Childress, Great White Buffalo, Exist Elsewhere and theIndependent.fm DJs. When you get hungry, there’s food trucks: Grilled Cheese Truck, Border Grill, Joe’s Pizza. FREE. Located in the lot across from The Roxy.
On Saturday August 3, the Street Festival shuts down Sunset Blvd. between San Vicente & Doheny and features Linkin Park, Awolnation, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Wale, Logic, Asher Roth, Slick Rick & Doug E. Fresh, Finch, Street Drum Corps, Warren G, Orgy, Bizarre Ride Ft. Fatlip & Slimkid3, 7Lions, Hunter Valentine, Julien-K, Andy Clockwise, Egyptian Lover, Smile Empty Soul, Terraplane Sun, Stolen Babies, UpRooted, The Active Set, Sabrosa Purr, The Dreaming, Sad Robot, The last Internationale, Battle Tapes, The Diamond Light, Girl on Fire, Raheem Cohen, & more!