Pick of the Day: LA Gives Back 24 Hr. Global Telethon 12/17
The holidays roll on and so do the big time charity shows that aid in very worthy causes.
Next Thursday, IHeartComix and Brownies & Lemonade are stepping up to aid LA’s unhoused folks with the annual LA Gives Back event. This time, it’ll be a massive, massive 24 hour global telethon featuring stacks and stacks of music, comedy, and other trippy, wondrous holiday performances.
Line-up so far includes:
Bob Baker Marionette Theatre – Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers) – Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses) – Elizabeth Messick – Eric Andre – HEALTH (reading a Xmas story) – Joel McHale – Paris Belelc – Simone Turkington
& music from:
143 – A Club Called Rhonda – A-Trak – AC Slater – Alfie Templeman – Andre Power (Soulection) – Baauer & Holly – Baths – Brainfeeder presents The HIT – Butcher Brown – CID – Claud – Cmten – Crush Club – Giraffage – glaive – HANA – Hello Forever – Jasmine Solano (Clubhouse Global) – Joseph Arthur – Keyboard Cat – Lou Rebecca – Loud Village – Madeon – Manilla Killa – Mara Conner – Matt Berninger (The National) – Mija – MNDR (debuting Between Two Tunes) – Open Mike Eagle – Party Favor – Pearl & The Oysters – Pearl Charles – Post Glam Acid Disco – Pussy Riot – Rexx Life Raj – Rufus Wainwright – Snakehips – Soft Glas – Teezo Touchdown – Tiffany Roth of Midnight Magic – Tim Heidecker & Weyes Blood – Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine) – Viktoria Modesta – Yung Baby Tate
All of this will be streaming live from Death Metal Santa’s (that’s right, they got a Death Metal Santa booked for this special night) at twitch.tv/browniesandlemonade on Thurs. Dec. 17th at 5PM PT/8PM ET.
Proceeds will all be going to the unhoused of LA via School House Connection, Downtown Women’s Center & My Friends Place. Also, there will be a lottery via donation for special items from Ariana Grande, Eric Andre and more on Fandiem at fandiem.com/lagb that will also donate to these orgs.
Hear more about it direct from Death Metal Santa in the LA Gives Back announcement here!
RSVP, get more info, donate, etc. at lagivesback.org.