The Crystal Method

EDM at Saint Rocke Written by Xavier Bradley   Saturday, February 24th — Killer EDM beats filled Saint Rocke’s airwaves for the FIRST time during The Crystal Method’s takeover. This was the first EDM DJ Show at Saint Rocke ever! And local ravers dressed for the occasion. Glow sticks were adorn on nearly every patron […]


The Music of The Grateful Dead Written by Xavier Bradley On Wednesday, February 18th Cubensis took over Saint Rocke with killer jams inspired by The Grateful Dead. During this incredible tribute takeover,  one thing that made this show memorable was our vendor marketplace. The vendor marketplace in the seated area had everyone feeling very loved. […]

Sunday Funday

with Dressed to Kill, Mind/Cryme, and The Priest Written by Chris Keating Sunday the 21st of January marked the debut of Saint Rocke’s new “Sunday Funday” series.  Aimed to provide an earlier afternoon experience, rather than an evening show, the event was a three tribute band lineup; Opened by The Priest, a tribute to Judas […]

Bob Marley Birthday Bash

with One Drop Redemption Written by Chris Keating On February 2nd, Saint Rocke had the pleasure of once again hosting One Drop Redemption, a tribute to the late Bob Marley.  With a packed house and the lights dim, the show was opened by none other than Doug Macrae’s tribute to Sublime, “Santeria”.  Lights flickered across […]

Best Of Hermosa Awards

With Triple Bueno Written by Xavier Bradley On Monday, January 29th Saint Rocke hosted the Hermosa Chamber of Commerce for the Best of Hermosa Awards followed by a live concert by original Funk and Reggae band, Triple Bueno.  The event celebrated the success of an array of local businesses and community members. Spirits were high […]

A Night with Which One’s Pink at Saint Rocke: Celebrating Pink Floyd

Written by Jess Etter Last evening, I had the pleasure of experiencing a captivating performance at Saint Rocke, headlined by Which One’s Pink, an acclaimed tribute band to Pink Floyd. The night was a special one, filled with the sounds that have echoed through the decades. Join me as I recount this delightful evening where […]


GREG’S WORLD + PENNYWISE Written by Kevin Salk Thursday afternoon I was driving back from a doctor’s appointment and as I passed Saint Rocke, I saw on the marquee… Pennywise!! WTF I said to myself. I made some calls and was fortunate to be able to shoot the gig (thx Jim). What I experienced made […]

Under-dog Town – A Celebration of SPOT

Celebrating SPOT’s Legacy: Under-Dog Town Benefit Concert Written by Larry Little September 3, 2023 – In every historic music scene, there are pivotal figures who define and personify their era. Glenn Michael Lockett, known as SPOT, was one such figure in the South Bay during the 1970s and early 1980s. SPOT’s passing on March 4, […]

The Cult of Keanu

Written by Larry Little August 10, 2023 – The day began early with eager fans gathering around Saint Rocke on the Pacific Coast Highway, each hoping for a glimpse of the stars. Among them were admirers sporting shirts of Neo, John Wick, and even the “Wild Stallyons.” Nearby, a bus hummed quietly as the paparazzi […]

A Sense of History

Reviving Saint Rocke: A Legendary Weekend with the Descendents Written by: Larry Little Saint Rocke, a cherished venue for live music and art, was on the brink of being lost after being closed for over three years. The turning point came when Dani noticed a sign while driving by: “For Sale – For Music Lovers […]

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