The Ford and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association have announced The Ford’s 2022 concert season lineup including: Rufus Wainwright, Les Claypool’s Bastard Jazz, Kamasi Washington, Best Coast, José González, Ibeyi, Katzù Oso, Irene Diaz, Silvana Estrada and many more.
The Ford, sister of the grand Hollywood Bowl has been a staple in celebrating Los Angeles music artists and serving a a diverse and delectable palette of sounds for all to enjoy. This year’s Ford lineup features everything from global sounds like Monsieur Periné and Michael Franti & Spearhead, to the modern cuts of She & Him and Warpaint, and classic icons such as Ani DiFranco and Melissa Etheridge — The Ford even delivers music and movement for kids! Bob Baker Marionette Theater Hooray LA is a beloved name in Los Angeles sure to sell out. And that is just a small sampling of concerts and events happening at the 2022 Ford concert season. View the full list of performers below!
Concerts and events at The Ford will begin June 12 for 19 weeks! View the full lineup at The Ford here!
Season Kick Off at The Ford with FREE 101 Festival
Kicking off the season with the FREE 101 Festival — June 11 & 12 — The Ford and the Hollywood Bowl will bring the Los Angeles music community back to full enjoyment with performances that celebrate the sounds of California.
The Ford performances (June 12), hosted by Novena Carmel, will open with a specially commissioned land blessing presented by Eyooxaarin (meaning “our existence” in Tongva) led by Jessa Calderon & Tina Calderon and performers representing both the Chumash and Tongva people. The lineup will also include: Get Lit poets; DJ, percussionist and vocalist Gingee; hip-hop band Weapons of Mass Creation; bassist, vocalist and composer Tonina; Jimetta Rose & her choir Voices of Creation; DJ, producer, keyboardist and beatboxer Taylor McFerrin; and singer-songwriter maye. The festival closes with multifaceted singer- songwriter Mereba.
The Hollywood Bowl performances (June 11) will feature Ben Harper, “Queen of Percussion” Sheila E., Chilean songstress Mon Laferte, DJ Cut Chemist, and more. Get more details on the Hollywood Bowl 2022 concert season and its 101 Festival date here.
Registration to apply for the FREE 101 Festival tickets opens May 10, 2022. There is a four- ticket maximum per application, further details here.
Get Tickets to The Ford
While you wait for your IRL concerts at The Ford, check out their digital series Sound / Stage for gorgeous concerts from your favorite LA Phil venues including performances by Billie Eilish, Ani DiFranco, Father John Misty and more.
Food at The Ford
|The tasty offering for the Ford’s 2022 season will be provided by chef Jocelyn Ramirez’ Todo Verde, a women-of-color-owned catering company specializing in plant-based Mexican eats. Dining options at the Ford also include the Grab & Go Market which features food from many brands across L.A. More dining and picnicking information at The Ford can be found here.|
The Ford 2022 Lineup
101 Fest at The Ford
Tigran Hamasyan with Evan Marien and Arthur Hnatek
Mary Chapin Carpenter
She & Him
LA Soundscapes: Kayamanan Ng Lahi
Green Umbrella at The Ford
Our World Is a Family with Reza Aslan and Evan Kleiman
LA Soundscapes: Chulita Vinyl Club
Outfest Under the Stars
Les Claypool’s Bastard Jazz
Michael Franti & Spearhead
NowRising: Junction Trio
6th Annual Boleros De Noche: La Marisoul and The Love Notes Orchestra
Punch Brothers and Watchhouse featuring Sarah Jarosz
Best Coast 10 Year Anniversary | Crazy For You
Best Coast 10 Year Anniversary | The Only Place
LA Soundscapes: Nonosina
Melissa Etheridge: One Way Out Tour
Kikínceañera: Noche De Orgullo
Featuring Valentina, Doris Anahí, Mariachi Arcoiris de Los Ángeles, Neyva, and more!
An Evening with Christopher Jackson & Wayne Brady
Nubya Garcia • Nate Smith + KINFOLK
Flypoet: Summer Classic
LA Soundscapes: Bob Baker Marionette Theater Hooray LA
Desde México : Pacífico Dance Company 30th Anniversary
Noche Cosmica Thee Sinseers, Luna Luna, Katzù Oso, Irene Diaz
Acosta Danza: Cuban Landscape
Luciana Souza and Vince Mendoza: Storytellers with Big Band
The Halluci Nation, El Dusty
Pan American Hoy! Silvana Estrada, Gepe
For the full breakdown and all the details, visit The Ford.