behind the scenes with sofar sounds -and- live concert
Date & Time

6:45 pm – 10:30 pm

Friday, May 18, 2018


1520 2nd Street

Santa Monica, CA, 90401

Contact Info

Your seat is not officially reserved unless you RSVP through this link:

In this panel discussion, we'll go behind the scenes to take a look at how Sofar Sounds makes their decisions on artists, venues, and cities around the world to host their secret/live shows. What goes on behind the scenes in making it all happen and why do they choose the venues they do? If you don't know about Sofar Sounds they transform everyday spaces - like a living room or retail shop - and turn it into a captivating venue for secret, live shows, creating an immersive experience that brings guests and artists closer together. Each Sofar is small, and typically features three diverse acts, with no headliner. More on them here:

Overview: Join us for a panel discussion on how Sofar sounds works behind the scenes and see how they make decisions on artists, venues, and cities to host their concerts around the world.

What You'll Take Away: Insights on how Sofar Sounds functions behind the scenes

Why It Matters: Sofar has created an intimate experience for all music lovers around the world, so let's take a look at how they make the magic happen!

*****Please note that you do NOT have a ticket to the concert after the panel unless you purchase a ticket through their website here:

Use this code to guarantee your seat for the concert: GENERALASSEMBLY-1F72D

We will be re-checking people in at door for the concert after the panel. If you are not on the concert list, we will politely ask you to leave.


6:30pm - 6:45pm: Take a seat & mingle

6:45pm - 7:45pm: Panel discussion

7:45pm - 8:00pm: Q&A

8:00pm - 8:30pm: Sofar setup & soundcheck (audience mingle & concert sign in)

8:30pm - 10:30pm: Sofar concert