Live at Amoeba: Upcoming Shows



We are constantly hosting incredible free live performances, DJ sets, and signing events at each of our three stores. All ages are always welcome.

Our Next Show:


Real Estate

San Francisco
8/1 @ 1:00pm

Berkeley

2455 Telegraph Ave. Berkeley, CA 94704
There are no shows currently on the calendar.

Hollywood

6400 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028

ROTATIONS: Lost Midas

Friday August 1st 8pm

With influences ranging from a lifelong love of pop melodies and the ‘80s New Wave through J. Dilla to The Mahavishnu Orchestra, the LA based producer and multi-instrumentalist treads an aesthetic turf somewhere between Neon Indian and Bibio.

Sunday'sCool w/ DJ Betto Arcos

Sunday August 3rd 1pm

Sunday'sCool in the Jazz Room at Amoeba Hollywood

Every Sunday, August 3rd – September 14th at 1pm!

 

Curated by Rick Frystak (KPFK), "Sunday'sCool" will feature 90-minute live DJ sets from the best World Music, Rhythm and Blues, Jazz and Latin radio DJs in Los Angeles and beyond! Come meet and greet your favorite music personalities and dig the hand-picked music they'll be spinning. 

 

Betto Arcos is an independent radio producer, DJ and host of Tuesday's “Global Village” on KPFK, a daily program he created as music director in 1997. Betto is also a freelance reporter and music critic for NPR and PRI-BBC’s The World. His work has taken him to music festivals in Mexico, Cuba, Canada, Morocco, Hong Kong, Spain and Brazil.

Shooter Jennings

Tuesday August 5th 6pm

Shooter Jennings celebrates the release of his new EP Don’t Wait Up (for George), a tribute to the late great George Jones with a live set at Amoeba. The EP comes out August 5th on his label BCR Los Angeles/Thirty Tigers. He'll be signing copies of the EP after his set - purchase yours at Amoeba on the day of the in-store to get your copy signed by Shooter after the show!

Spoon

Wednesday August 6th 6pm

Spoon plays a live set and signs copies of their new album, They Want My Soul (out Aug. 5 on Loma Vista Recordings) at Amoeba Hollywood!

 

Purchase your copy of the new album at Amoeba at the event to get yours signed after their performance.

 

Line for early arrivals will form at 4pm on Ivar side of Amoeba.

 

  “… after what became Spoon's longest break, the band members were reinvigorated and excited to play together again. They rediscovered an energy, passion and inspired sound, and you can hear that on They Want My Soul.” - NPR All Songs Considered

 

Spoon plays Hollywood Forever Cemetary on August 8th.

ROTATIONS: Dennis Owens

Friday August 8th 8pm

DJ Dennis Owens is the co-founder of one of Southern California's longest running soul/funk clubs, The Good Foot, which will be celebrating it's 16-year anniversary on Friday, September 19th at it's current home, Alex's Bar in Long Beach. He'll be bringing his signature soul/funk/afro/latin sounds to the Amoeba masses and doing it with lots of love in his heart.

Sunday'sCool w/ DJ Derek Rath

Sunday August 10th 1pm

Sunday'sCool in the Jazz Room at Amoeba Hollywood

Every Sunday, August 3rd – September 14th at 1pm!

 

Curated by Rick Frystak (KPFK), "Sunday'sCool" will feature 90-minute live DJ sets from the best World Music, Rhythm and Blues, Jazz and Latin radio DJs in Los Angeles and beyond! Come meet and greet your favorite music personalities and dig the hand-picked music they'll be spinning. 

 

Derek Rath has has lived in the Venice area for over 30 years, DJing and music programming at KCRW and KPFK, his home for the last 14 years. His personal music preferences range somewhere between Sun Ra, Screaming Lord Sutch and Pygmy music.

Dilated Peoples

Tuesday August 12th 6pm

They have released four acclaimed albums, toured extensively and enjoyed sustained success as solo artists. Now, after an eight-year hiatus, Dilated Peoples returns with Directors of Photography (out 8/12 under the Expansion Team/Rhymesayers Entertainment banner).

 

Purchase your copy at the Amoeba in-store to get yours signed by them after the show!


Evidence, Rakaa (Iriscience) and DJ Babu’s new collection demonstrates each member’s individual strengths and shows that the crew’s chemistry has only improved. They have indeed graduated to another level of skill and proficiency.

ROTATIONS: Daddy Differently

Friday August 15th 8pm

You can hear Daddy Differently every Friday with L.A. local, Suzanne Kraft, on the internationally broadcasted future roots radio program "Things of Life" from 10 to noon.  Tune in and watch out for future happenings.

ROTATIONS: Ron Cameron

Friday August 22nd 8pm

Ron is a professional skateboarder, skateboard designer (Blockhead, Acme, Toy Machine), artist, graphic and clothing designer (founding member of RVCA Clothing) and a massive record collector.  (((THE WAY OUT))) is his DJ night out in Palm Springs and he'll be spinning psych, dub and WAY beyond during his set
at Amoeba.

ROTATIONS: DJ Spark

Friday August 29th 8pm

With a career spanning over 20 years, L.A’s most treasured female turntablist, DJ Spark, embodies, exemplifies and redefines every definition of the term defined in Webster’s as (1) anything that activates or stimulates; inspiration or catalyst, (2) a trace of life or vitality, the word Spark is synonymous with influential beginnings.

San Francisco

1855 Haight St. San Francisco, CA 94117

Real Estate

Friday August 1st 1pm

Join New Jersey indie rockers Real Estate for a live in-store performance and signing of their third album, Atlas (out now on Domino and available on LP & CD). Atlas is a triumph of highly evocative, perceptive songwriting and graceful, precise musicianship. Atlas carefully refines, and ultimately perfects, the brilliantly distinct artistic vision that made preceding Real Estate albums so beloved.

Also catch them later that night at the Fillmore.

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