Musack's Rock n' Roll Carnival - 2017


Date: October 7, 2017

Time: 11:30am - 10:00pm

Location: Donick Cary's sprawling backyard in Hancock Park, Los Angeles. Address provided to ticket holders during the week of the event.

Proceeds benefit: Musack, a 501(c)3 that gives kids and teens a voice though music by providing instruments in various locations worldwide. Click here for more about Musack.

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The English Beat

Billy Bragg

Patton Oswalt

Tim in a Tree (featuring Tim Armstrong and the neighbor's tree)

Wayne Kramer

Mike Doughty

James Fearnley of the Pogues

The Slants

Sweet and Tender Hooligans

DJ Shepard Fairey

DJ Lance Rock

DJ Lol Tolhurst

Tim Heidecker

Celebrity Autobiography - Politics Edition

Star studded salute to Star Wars 

50th anniversary performance of Sgt Peppers

45th anniversary performance of Ziggy Stardust

The Musack Carnival All Star House Band

Musack Kids Showcase

Live Art From:

Nan Coffey

Hunt Emerson

Brian Butler - Upper Hand Art

Kids Section

By Art Grist

  • Draw the Band Contest
  • Make your own GIFs
  • Make your own band buttons
  • Face painting
  • & More!

Food & DRink

  • Free Salt & Straw ice cream 
  • Food vendors TBA
  • Free bar for VIP
  • Cash bar with beer, wine, and specialty drinks for General Admission


Silent & live auctions of rock & roll and other entertainment industry memorabilia and art to go live two weeks before the Carnival



Click to download

 Poster by J. Filipow

Poster by J. Filipow


Performer & Artist Photos

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Click logo for download

Past Rock n' Roll Carnivals


Click the photo to download. All photos - photo credit Paula Harding 



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Past Performers

  • Yo La Tengo
  • She & Him
  • X
  • Superchunk
  • Rancid
  • Childish Gambino
  • Jonathan Richman
  • Fishbone
  • The Polyphonic Spree
  • The Wrecking Crew
  • Lisa Loeb
  • The Bird and the Bee
  • Tijuana Panthers
  • Jody Stephens Big Star
  • Yacht
  • De Lux
  • Weird Al
  • DJ Shepard Fairey
  • Cody ChesnuTT
  • Deltron 3030
  • Rodney Bingenheimer
  • The Interrupters
  • Kimya Dawson
  • & More!