LOOK: 2012 Summer Season At The Hollywood Bowl
By Staff on January 27, 2012
The Hollywood Bowl continues it's seasonal event series for it's 14th season in 2012, starting June 24. We are pleased to announce a partial lineup of artists for KCRW’s World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl for the 2012 Summer season. For 14 years, two powerhouse cultural institutions - Los Angeles-based public radio station KCRW (89.9 FM and KCRW.com) and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association -- have joined forces to present one of the most eclectic concert series in the country.
The legendary hillside amphitheater is a dream destination for musicians and this year Animal Collective, Passion Pit and others will make their debuts at the venue as part of KCRW’s World Festival. The 2012 season will showcase a wide range of artists on six Sundays, including Ben Harper, Hot Chip, and a celebration of music from the Philippines curated by Black Eyed Peas rapper apl.de.ap. Subscriptions for KCRW’s World Festival are on sale now and single tickets will be available on Saturday, May 5, 2012. See the initial line up below.
KCRW’S WORLD FESTIVAL LINE UP - SUNDAYS, 7PM
Ben Harper - July 1
Reggae Night, Tuff Gong Worldwide Salutes Legends of Reggae, Ziggy Marley, Additional artists to be announced - July 15
apl.de.ap Takes You To The Philippines – A Celebration of Global Music - July 22
Hot Chip, Passion Pit, Additional artist to be announced - September 9
Animal Collective, Huun Huur Tu - September 23
Tickets are now on sale now at HollywoodBowl.com, at the Hollywood Bowl Box Office (Tuesday–Saturday, 12 p.m.–6 p.m.), or by calling Ticketmaster at 800.745.3000, and at all Ticketmaster outlets; call 323.850.2050 for group sales. For general information or to request a brochure, call 323.850.2000.