Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution

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Date(s) - May 12
12:00 am



Come to the Skirball Cultural Center on Thursday, May 7, 2015 (through October 11) Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution  is the first comprehensive retrospective about the life and career of legendary rock impresario Bill Graham (1931–1991). Recognized as one of the most influential concert promoters in history, Graham launched the careers of countless rock & roll legends in the 1960s at his famed Fillmore Auditorium. He conceived of rock & roll as a powerful force for supporting humanitarian causes and was instrumental in the production of milestone benefit concerts such as Live Aid (1985) and Human Rights Now! (1988). As a promoter and manager, he worked with the biggest names in rock, including the Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Jimi Hendrix, Santana, Led Zeppelin, and the Rolling Stones. TICKETS: $10 General / $7 Seniors and Full-Time Students / $5 Children 2–12 / FREE to Members and Children under two / FREE to all on Thursdays