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Hear At Home with Fleet Foxes

Published 2 hours ago by Byron Gonzalez

Hear At Home Robin Pecknold from Fleet Foxes

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Hear At Home with Sam Morrow

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Hear At Home with Sam Morrow

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Live From the Whisky- A-Go-Go, It’s KT Tunstall!

Published 3 days ago by AJ Edmonds

On Saturday, November 7th at 2PM PST, KT Tunstall will be hosting a live, pay per view concert from the iconic venue.

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New Music From Julien Baker!

Published 5 days ago by AJ Edmonds

Singer/Songwriter Julien Baker has released the video for her new single ‘Faith Healer,’ a song that addresses the different aspects of addiction.

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Dozens of Professional Musicians Join Together for an All-star Instrumental Rendition of The Beatles Classic, “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” With Proceeds to Benefit Music Education in Public Schools

Published 7 days ago by Byron Gonzalez


Amidst the impact of COVID-19, singer-songwriter/guitarist/producer Joey Sykes gathered the talents of Steve Ferrone, Gregg Bissonette, Tommy Henriksen, Peter Stroud, Earl Slick, Roger Joseph Manning Jr., and other acclaimed recording artists to support national nonprofit organizations Little Kids Rock and Save The Music.

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88FIVE Live at Drive-In OC Presents LP on Saturday, November 14

Published 10 days ago

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Internationally famed singer/songwriter LP joins the 88FIVE Live at Drive-In OC series! 
88FIVE Live at Drive-In OC with LP will feature TWO concerts at the City National Grove of Anaheim on Sat. Nov. 14

Tickets are on sale now HERE

Bring as many people in your quarantine squad as there are seatbelts. Only one ticket per vehicle is needed. 
LP's full-production, full-band concerts will be a 2 p.m. matinee and a 7:30 p.m. evening performance. Each show will feature a set of hits and fan favorites, including LP's latest single, "The One That You Love," which has over 16 million streams worldwide, brand-new music, and much more! 
Enjoy an evening of live music while helping preserve the station you love. Some of the proceeds benefit the Independent 88.5 FM.


All CDC and State of California guidelines will be followed, and Drive-In OC is working closely with both Orange County and the City of Anaheim to ensure this event meets or exceeds all recommended standards. Event staff will be wearing PPE and patrons are highly encouraged to do so as well. State guidance on social distancing, public gatherings and certain procedures and practices is subject to change. The safety and wellness of our guests and staff are our top priority.

Event will take place rain or shine.

Check out the Drive-In OC experience

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AUDIO

Audio will be available via traditional PA system & FM radio.  The FM frequency will be announced when you arrive at the show.

 

ENTRY

  • Your entire party must be present when your vehicle enters the venue.  No late additions to your party will be permitted.
  • No outside food or beverage is allowed at Drive-In OC events.
  • All ages are welcome to join Drive-In OC events.In an effort to promote a contactless experience, there will be no on-site box office; all tickets should be purchased in advance on AXS.com.
  • Please arrive early to expedite entry and allow yourself plenty of time to get settled before the show. Check the event details for parking lot opening times for your show.
  • The main entrance is located at: 2200 E Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92806.
  • The number of passengers in your vehicle must not exceed the number of safety belted seats. It is recommended that you only share a vehicle with household members with whom you have been sheltering in place.
  • For your safety and the safety of others, gates will close 15 minutes after the headlining act has taken the stage.
  • Please arrive on time. No refunds will be granted.Vehicles are subject to search upon entry.
  • The driver must wear a face covering upon entry at the venue gate.
  • Printed tickets or mobile tickets will be accepted.
  • We all love Fido, but unfortunately, no pets are allowed except for trained service animals.

 

PARKING

  • Vehicles and trucks must fit in a single, standard parking space. Passenger vehicles only (maximum 7 people). The number of passengers in your vehicle must not exceed the number of safety belted seats. No bicycles, motorcycles, buses, RVs, trailers, limousines, or foot traffic allowed. ADA accessible vehicles will be permitted. 
  • Guests will be parked on a first-come, first-served basis and are subject to specific placement by parking staff based on vehicle type and height.
  • Vehicles may back into spaces.  However, if you wish to open the rear hatch, it may not be any higher than the roof of your vehicle.
  • Vehicles will be spaced 10 feet apart & staggered to achieve distancing and optimal sightlines. That means you will have approx. 150 square feet of space on the driver's side of your car.  Folding chairs and blankets are permitted in this open space.
  • Your car engine and headlights must be off when the show starts.
  • If you need assistance, please DM @CityNationalGroveofAnaheim on Instagram and/or use your hazard lights.
  • In case of emergency you may leave at any time.  Please look for a staff member to assist you in exiting. Re-entry is not permitted.

 

RESTROOMS

  • To use the venue restrooms, enter the virtual queue. You will be notified when it is your turn - please plan accordingly.
  • In addition to the sanitized and capacity regulated restrooms inside the venue, there will be Porta Johns for guests who cannot do no not wish to wait in the virtual queue.
  • Individuals leaving their designated space during the performance are required to wear a face-covering.
  • In addition to the sanitized and capacity regulated restrooms inside the venue, there will be Porta Johns for guests who cannot or do not want to wait in the virtual queue.


CONCESSIONS

  • Meal kits and snack boxes will be available for pre-order during your ticket purchase.
  • Food, beverages (beer, wine, cocktails, hard seltzer, soda, water), and artist merchandise will be available on-site and delivered to your vehicle.
  • Due to recently announced California state regulations, to purchase alcohol at the event, your cart must also include a food item.
  • Please act responsibly and designate a driver.
  • Please observe the “pack it in, pack it out” rule - take your trash with you and dispose of it at home.

 

The following are prohibited at Drive In OC events:

  • Outside food & beverage (exception for 1 sealed water bottle per guest)
  • Coolers
  • Fireworks
  • Generators
  • Grills or fryers
  • Kerosene lamps or open flames of any kind
  • Laser pointers
  • Noisemakers
  • Tents, stand umbrellas, and tarps
  • Use of drones
  • Wagons and strollers
  • Weapons
  • Tripods or recording devices
  • Professional cameras (DSLR, detachable lenses)

 
Please note that failure to follow appropriate social distancing and any of the above guidelines may result in ejection from the event.

COVID-19 NOTICE

  • Drive-In OC has taken enhanced health and safety measures for our fans and staff. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting Drive-In OC at City National Grove of Anaheim.

  • An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.

  • By visiting Drive-In OC at City National Grove of Anaheim, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.

Help keep each other healthy.

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Hear At Home with Taylor Goldsmith - (Dawes)

Published 11 days ago by Andy Chanley

Hear At Home with Taylor Goldsmith - (Dawes)

In this Hear At Home episode, Afternoon host Andy Chanley chats with frontman Taylor Goldsmith from the Southern Californian, Indie-Folk-Rock band, Dawes. Goldsmith and Chanley discuss parenthood, Dawes' new album, 'Good Luck With Whatever,' and excitedly talk about our upcoming 88FIVE Live at Drive-In OC concert extravaganza at the City National Grove of Anaheim on October 17 - when you'll be able to catch a rare two-hour performance from the band!

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Everything you need to "Know Before You Go"

88FIVE Live at Drive in OC continues with internationally famed singer-songwriter LP this November.

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Les Perry Celebrates John Lennon's 80th Birthday With A 2 Part Special

Published 18 days ago by Byron Gonzalez

Catch the second part of a special edition of Saturday with the Beatles hosted by Les Perry.

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