The following is an edited press release from the Sunset Strip Music Festival.
Sunset Strip Music Festival (SSMF) organizers and venues have announced set times for the Saturday, August 18 street festival featuring performances by Marilyn Manson, The Offspring, Steve Aoki, Bad Religion and more than 70 artists throughout the day and into the night.
Sunset Boulevard will be closed to traffic on Saturday between Doheny Drive and San Vicente Boulevard.
In addition, the street festival this year will also feature the Monster Energy east side stage, Bud Light’s beer garden, food trucks, Gibson GuitarTown art guitar installations and interactive experiences including the LA Kings’ street hockey games, a shot on goal simulator, the LA Kings Ice Rider and giveaways.
The Jack Daniel’s Experience mobile museum will also be on site this year as well as Got2Be’s “Church of Rock,” which will allow attendees to give their rock and roll confessions and The Samsung Galaxy SIII Experience.
VIP street fest ticketholders will have access to all of the above plus entrance to the VIP rooftop lounge that features specialty food options, full no-host bar, seating areas and views of the west stage, as well as access to the Virgin America VIP Lounge at On The Rox and VIP areas in the Bud Light beer garden and within the venues.
“This year’s street festival features exciting experiences that will engage our attendees throughout the day. In addition to an amazing lineup of artists, they will be able to enjoy some of L.A.’s best food trucks, outdoor beer gardens and lounges, art installations and exciting activations that all celebrate the vibrancy of this eclectic boulevard,” noted SSMF managing director Karmen Beck.
Street festival tickets and three-day VIP passes are on sale through www.TicketWeb.com/SSMF.
Set times for the SUNSET STRIP MUSIC FESTIVAL street fest on Saturday, August 18 are:
West Stage (Outdoors)
- 2:30-3:00 p.m. Dead Sara
- 3:50-5:05 p.m. Black Label Society
- 5:50-6:50 p.m. Bad Religion
- 7:30-8:45 p.m. The Offspring
- 9:30-11:00 p.m. Marilyn Manson
Monster Energy East Stage (Outdoors)
- 2:00-2:30 p.m. The Mowgli’s
- 3:10-3:50 p.m. T. Mills
- 5:00-6:00 p.m. De La Soul
- 6:50-7:30 p.m. Far East Movement
- 8:15-9:15 p.m. Steve Aoki
- 1:15-1:45 p.m. The Knife Outline
- 1:55-2:20 p.m. The Burning of Rome
- 2:35-3:05 p.m. Caught A Ghost
- 3:20-3:55 p.m. The Stone Foxes
- 4:10-4:40 p.m. Wallpaper.
- 4:55-5:15 p.m. Terraplane Sun
- 5:25-6:05 p.m. Matt Skiba
- 6:20-7:00 p.m. Das Racist
- 7:30-8:10 p.m. Love And A .38
- 8:30-9:00 p.m. Street Drum Corps
- 9:15-9:45 p.m. Filligar
- Dim Mak “after party”
- 10:30 – 11:00 p.m. Bones
- 11:00 - 11:45 p.m. Yung Skeeter
- 11:45 - 12:35 a.m. PeaceTreaty
- 12:35 - 1:25 a.m. Clockwork
- 1:25 – 2 a.m. Secret guest DJ
- 1:30-2:00 p.m. V Sevani
- 2:15-2:45 p.m. Arson-Strike
- 3:00-3:30 p.m. Betty Moon
- 3:45-4:15 p.m. Venrez
- 4:30-5:00 p.m. Nylon Pink
- 5:15-5:45 p.m. California Windfall
- 6:00-6:30 p.m. Vicci Martinez
- 6:45-7:15 p.m. True Press
- 7:30-8:00 p.m. Patience Price
- 8:15-8:45 p.m. Brandon And Leah
- 9:00-9:30 p.m. Many Of Odd Nature
- 9:45-10:15 p.m. Blackburner
- 10:30-1:30 a.m. After Party
Whisky A Go-Go
- 1:05-1:30 p.m. Nature by Numbers
- 1:45-2:15 p.m. Tempting Fate
- 3:00-3:30 p.m. The Untouchables
- 3:45-4:15 p.m. Hardly Dangerous
- 4:30-5:00 p.m. The Rocketz
- 5:15-5:45 p.m. Cold Blue Rebels
- 6:00-6:30 p.m. Leif Garrett
- 7:30-8:00 p.m. Hurricane
- 8:15-8:55 p.m. Dynazty
- 9:10-9:40 p.m. 45 grave
- 9:55-10:25 p.m. Beowulf
- 10:40-11:10 p.m. Bitch
- 11:25-11:55 p.m. Hotel Diablo
98-7fm Stage (Outside of The Roxy)
- 1:00-1:30 p.m. The Bolts
- 1:45-2:15 p.m. The Vim Dicta
- 3:00-3:20 p.m. Jared James Nichols
- 3:30-3:50 p.m. Cherri Bomb
- 5:05-5:35 p.m. Midnight Hour
- 6:55-7:25 p.m. Family of the Year
- 8:45-9:20 p.m. JJAMZ
- 10:30 p.m. Silent Frisco’s Silent Disco featuring DJs Motion Potion, DJ Wolfie & Special Guests
Plush Lounge @ Key Club
- 2:00-2:40 p.m. Force Multiplied
- 3:00-3:40 p.m. 210 To Lowell
- 4:00-4:40 p.m. Soulsign
- 5:00-5:40 p.m. Uncle Daddy
- 6:00-6:40 p.m. Vyrus
- 7:00-7:40 p.m. Lit Soul
- 8:00-8:40 p.m. Holding Harlot
- 9:00-9:40 p.m. Barbarian Overlords
- 10:00-10:40 p.m. Mad Temple
- 11:00-1:00 a.m. Breaking The Law
SSMF 2012’s proud supporting sponsors include Virgin America, Jack Daniel’s, Gibson Guitar, Bud Light, Monster Energy Drink, Los Angeles Hornburg Range Rover and Land Rover on The Sunset Strip, Glaceau Vitaminwater, Mondrian, KTLA, 98-7fm, TicketWeb, Whole Foods West Hollywood, City of West Hollywood and West Hollywood Marketing & Visitors Bureau.
Special thanks to Clear Channel Outdoor, CBS Outdoor and ACE Outdoor. Street fest/event production provided by Swing House Hollywood. Festival creative provided by Signature Creative. The Viper Room is the host of the SSMF media lounge on August 18.