Music
Sep 27, 2017

The GRAMMY Museum has your go-to October music events: Richie Sambora, Sean “Diddy” Combs + more!

Summer may be over, but that doesn’t mean concert season has to end! The GRAMMY Museum has amazing events scheduled for October that are open to the public. Artists include Richie Sambora, Sean “Diddy” Combs + more!

You can get up close and personal with some of your favorite artists for shows, intimate panel conversations, screenings and more thanks to The GRAMMY Museum. Check out the full October schedule below.

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The Drop: Bleachers

Presented by American Express

Monday, October 2, 20178 p.m.

The GRAMMY Museum is thrilled to welcome Bleacher’s Jack Antonoff, a three-time GRAMMY winner, to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation about his new album, Gone Now, his career as a songwriter and producer, and his charitable work, which includes co-founding The Ally Coalition with the purpose of inspiring people to act for LGBTQ equality. The evening will be hosted by GRAMMY Museum Executive Director Scott Goldman.

 

The Drop: Richie Sambora + Orianthi

Presented by American Express

Tuesday, October 3, 20178 p.m.

$30

The GRAMMY Museum is thrilled to host the debut of RSO – the new project from Richie Sambora and Orianthi. The duo will visit the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation and performance spotlighting their debut collaborative release, hosted by Executive Director Scott Goldman.

 

 Reel To Reel: Can’t Stop Won’t Stop: A Bad Boy Story

Featuring a conversation with Sean “Diddy” Combs and Heather Parry

Presented by American Express

Wednesday, October 4, 20177:30 p.m.

The GRAMMY Museum is pleased to present an intimate screening of Can’t Stop Won’t Stop: A Bad Boy Story, a raw and exclusive look behind the scenes at the history and legacy of Bad Boy Entertainment. The screening will be followed by a conversation with Sean “Diddy” Combs and Live Nation’s Heather Parry, moderated by Executive Director Scott Goldman.

 

An Evening With Melvin Williams

Presented by American Express

Thursday, October 5, 20178 p.m.

$20

The GRAMMY Museum will welcome GRAMMY-nominated gospel icon Melvin Williams to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation on his remarkable five-decade career and special performance, hosted by Executive Director Scott Goldman. Prior to the evening program, Williams will present an afternoon installment of his Master Class “Down Home Gospel: Preserve Traditional Gospel Music” for a group of middle and high school students as part of the Museum’s education initiatives.

 

Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World With Billy Bragg

Presented by American Express

Monday, October 9, 20177:30 p.m.

$20

In conjunction with the recent release of his book Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World, the GRAMMY Museum welcomes GRAMMY-nominated English musician, political activist, and now author Billy Bragg to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation on his career and book, moderated by Bob Santelli. Following the program, Billy Bragg will sign copies of his book in the GRAMMY Museum’s Retail Store. Catch Bragg for his performance at the Troubadour in Los Angeles the following evening, Oct. 10.

 

An Evening With Tak Matsumoto & Daniel Ho

Presented by American Express

Tuesday, October 10, 20178 p.m.

$20

The GRAMMY Museum is thrilled to welcome GRAMMY winners Daniel Ho and Tak Matsumoto to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation on their latest collaborative album, Electric Island, Acoustic Sea, followed by a live performance. The evening will be hosted by Executive Director Scott Goldman.

 

A Conversation With Lindsey Buckingham And Christine McVie

Presented by American Express

Wednesday, October 11, 20178 p.m.

Join the GRAMMY Museum in welcoming Fleetwood Mac’s Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation on their new collaborative project and distinguished careers, moderated by Executive Director Scott Goldman.

 

 An Evening With X

In conjunction with the opening of X: 40 Years of Punk in Los Angeles

Presented by American Express

Friday, October 13, 20177:30 p.m.

Join the GRAMMY Museum as we celebrate the opening of our latest special exhibit, X: 40 Years of Punk in Los Angeles, with an intimate Q&A in the Clive Davis Theater with the band’s four original members — Exene Cervenka, John Doe, Billy Zoom, and DJ Bonebrake — moderated by Executive Director Scott Goldman, followed by a rare GRAMMY Museum rooftop performance by the band. Prior to the program, guests will have the opportunity to view the exhibit.

 

LOU REED: A Life, A Conversation With Anthony DeCurtis

Monday, October 16, 20177:30 p.m.

Free

In conjunction with the Oct. 10 release of his new book LOU REED: A Life, the GRAMMY Museum welcomes acclaimed Rolling Stone writer Anthony DeCurtis to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation on his provocative story of Lou Reed’s complex life. The Q&A will be moderated by GRAMMY Museum Foundation Executive Director Bob Santelli.

 

A Love So Beautiful: An Evening of Roy Orbison

Presented by American Express

Tuesday, October 17, 20177:30 p.m.

$20

Roy Orbison’s three sons, Wesley, Alex and Roy Orbison Jr., celebrate the legacy of their father in a very special GRAMMY Museum program. They’ll be discussing The Authorized Roy Orbison, their new book set for release globally by Hachette on Oct. 17, and the forthcoming worldwide Nov. 3 Sony release of the album A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

 

Chart Toppers: Songwriters/Producers In-The-Round

Featuring busbee, Dave Bassett, Warren “Oak” Felder, and Teddy Geiger

Wednesday, October 18, 20177:30 p.m.

$20

The Songwriters Hall of Fame and the GRAMMY Museum are pleased to present an evening featuring an illustrious panel of today’s GRAMMY-nominated and award-wining songwriters and music publishers sharing craft, history, and stories behind their top-charting hits and artistry. All proceeds benefit The Songwriters Hall of Fame and the GRAMMY Museum’s educational programs.

 

An Evening With Avenged Sevenfold

Presented by American Express

Thursday, October 19, 20178 p.m.

Following their recent summer stadium tour with Metallica in support of their critically acclaimed new album The Stage (Capitol Records), the GRAMMY Museum is thrilled to welcome Avenged Sevenfold to the Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation on their career and new music, moderated by GRAMMY Museum Executive Director Scott Goldman. The conversation will be followed by a never-before-done acoustic performance from the band.

Purchase tickets for these programs here: www.grammymuseum.org/programs.