JJLA joined the Los Angeles Blade for an OUTLOUD: Raising Voices Music Festival WeHo Pride Guide Kickoff Party at The Abbey Food & Bar this past Thursday, April 7, 2022, with live performances by musical guests Jordy and Madison Rose. The event also celebrated the Los Angeles Blade’s 5th-year anniversary.
It was a jam-packed room at The Abbey a slew of recognizable faces. West Hollywood Mayor Lauren Meister and council members John Erickson and Lindsey Horvath attended the event before heading to the 50th Year Anniversary celebration of The World Famous Comedy Club. Council member Horvath presented Los Angeles Blade Founder and Publisher, Troy Masters, with a City Proclamation for its 5th-year anniversary.
The event was streamed live on Twitch with hosts Hannah Rad and Ryan Mitchell. Other performers included Ophelia and Lady Laritza.
Jeff Consoletti, Founder and CEO of JJLA, will be producing West Hollywood’s inaugural WEHO Pride festival and parade kicking off Pride Month in June on the 3rd, 4th, and 5th.
OUTLOUD: Raising Voices announced a long lineup of musical performers like Lil’ Kim, Marina, Years & Years, and so much more. The music festival returns to kick off the inaugural WEHO Pride celebration with a three-day musical event in West Hollywood Park.
Now in its third year, OUTLOUD: Raising Voices music festival features three full days of incredible live music starting Friday, June 3, 4 p.m. – midnight, Saturday, June 4, 12 p.m. – midnight, and Sunday, June 5, 12 p.m. – 11 p.m.
This year’s music lineup includes:
Lil’ Kim, MARINA, Years & Years, Jessie J, Ana Bárbara, Angelica Ross, Cassidy King, CupcakKe, Dorian Electra, Freddie, Gina Chavez, Greyson Chance, Isaac Dunbar, Jake Wesley Rogers, Kaleena Zanders, Kelechi, Kornbread Jeté, Madison Beer, Madison Rose, Mari, Mila Jam, Mo Heart, Muna, Mykki Blanco, Ninel Conde, NoSo, Raye, Saucy Santana, Sam Tsui, Scarlett BoBo, Shaun Ross, Shea Diamond, Slayyyter, Taylor Bennett, The Aces, and Ylona Garcia. Hosted by Hannah Rad, Ryan Mitchell, Shar Jossell, Arisce Wanzer, Billy Francesca, and Tina Burner.
OUTLOUD: Raising Voices is the marquee attraction for WEHO Pride, the City of West Hollywood’s first, self-produced Pride celebration. OUTLOUD champions LGBTQ+ musicians and the community. The three-day experience will include the ticketed music festival and free community programming, all taking place on San Vicente Boulevard and culminating with WEHO Pride’s exciting community parade on Sunday, June 5 at 12 noon.