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Echo Park Rising 2017
August 17, 2017 - August 20, 2017Free
One of the best music festivals in Los Angeles is not only free, but is also open to all ages. Echo Park Rising returns for a seventh year from August 17 through 20, with hundreds of up-and-coming bands to play at venues including The Echo, The Echoplex, Stories Bookstore, Lost Knight, Little Joy and other Echo Park spaces.
In 2016, the LA Weekly selected Echo Park Rising “Best Music Festival.” Last year’s lineup included Chicano Batman and Bleached.
Echo Park’s demographic has changed dramatically in recent years, but EPR honors both the Echo Park of the past and the present, with a lineup that always includes a wide assortment of Latino bands of many genres.
The 2017 lineup includes appearances by The Buttertones,Boogaloo Assassins, Alice Bag, CRX, Plague Vendor, Moon Honey, Meatbodies, and MANY more.