Gloria Estefan is among the top 100 best selling music artists, with over hundred million records sold worldwide. Born in Cuba, her family moved and settled later in Miami, Florida. She married Emilio Estefan, who was the band leader of Miami Sound Machine. Together they recorded and released a number of albums which were mostly very well appreciated by the music lovers throughout the world. They started in 1977 and released their first album Live Again/Renacer. Initially the band released their albums on Audiofon Records Label in Miami. Afterwards, they started releasing their albums and 45s on Sound Machine own Label MSM. In 1978 they released ‘ Miami Sound Machine’ as their first self titled album in their own label.

gloria estefan

gloria estefan

The popularity of the band went on and on with each of their work released and their commercial rating in United States and throughout the world started reaching to its top. In 1984, they released their album ‘Eyes of Innocence’ which contained one of their best dance hit ever ‘Dr. Beat’. Later in 1985, their follow -up Album was released which reached to the Top 10 Hits on Billboard Hot 100.

The band’ 1987 release ‘Let it Loose’ became so popular that 03 million of its copies were sold only in United States. After 1989, Estefan started performing solo and she made her way among the best selling music artist in couple of years. In 1989, she released her album ‘ Cuts Both Ways’, which is her bestselling album till date. The release of her album ‘Into the Light’ in 1991, touches the top of music charts. She performed her all time hit song ‘Coming Out of the Dark’ for the first time in American Music Awards and received standing ovation from the crowd. Later, this song reached on #1 in US as a single.

Concert Schedule and Venue

Gloria Estefan is performing in Hollywood Bowl on Thursday July 26, 2014 at 8:00 pm. Hollywood Bowl is located in Hollywood area of Los Angeles. With its seating capacity of 17,376, the venue is one of the most wanted places for organizing mega music events. Over a passage of time since 1922, the theater has gone through many major renovation phases which has not only increased the seating capacity but have also improved other aspects of the theater like sound system, ambiance and overall architecture.

It is ideally located with Hollywood Hills at its back and the famous sign of Hollywood to the Northeast of the Bowl. The venue is owned and maintained by County of Los Angeles and hosts hundreds of music event, concerts and other cultural events every year.

To Reach the Venue

Holly Bowl is located at 2301 North Highland Avenue, north of Hollywood subway station and Hollywood Boulevard. If you are coming to the venue on your own car, you would have an option to park at Lot A (the main Bowl Parking Lot), Lot B (the Odin parking Lot) or Lot C (North Fair field Parking Lot) depending on space availability. You may also opt to hire 1800fly1800 to avoid traffic hassle and parking issues.


1800fly1800 Celebrating Playboy Jazz Festival 2014 At Hollywood Bowl

Coming Soon Playboy Jazz Festival 2014 At Hollywood Bowl

comming soon Play boy Jazz Festival 2014 at Hollywood Bowl

This is an annual event which is being held in Los Angeles since 1979 at the Hollywood Bowl.  The event was held for the first time in Chicago in 1959.  It is organised by the Playboy Enterprises which features new as well as established music icons.  Like always this festival shall be held in the month of June on a Saturday and Sunday that is 14 and 15 of April from 3 am to 11 am at the Hollywood Bowl.  It is an example of good quality entertainment and Playboy has been striving to give the maximum to its fans.  The event shall mark the 36th anniversary of the Playboy Jazz Festival.  Numerous artists like Dianne Reeves, Jamie Cullum, Kenny Barron Trio, Tia Fuller, Fantasia, and many more are coming to give you the best performances of a life time.  Enjoy yourself by planning your time and clock with the calendar for the Playboy concert.  There will be the perfect ambiance created with the high tech beautiful shell of performances matched with the gat music by the solo artists and the bands.


This event has always been a treat for jazz and non jazz lovers both.  This event invites record number of fans to make the event a success.  Its tickets are available online on various rats depending upon the place of your seat.  You could easily buy them online through ticketmaster.com.

The Hollywood Bowl

Hollywood Bowl is an amphitheatre built in the 1920’s is located in the north of Hollywood Boulevard.  It gets its distinctive name because of its egg shell shaped construction.  This place has a long history of demolishing and reconstruction of its designed shells from acoustics point of view.  However in 2003 it as constructed keeping in view the previous designs and the most technologically advanced acoustics.  Many a great performances have been held here by well known artists and bands.  Behind the shell on can see the famous Hollywood hills and the famous Hollywood sign.  The highest number of fans made to this place is more than twenty six thousand.

Parking & Charges

Parking at the bowl can be a difficult task because it is very limited. The parking charges are $17 to $45.  General parking is available in lot A, B and C.  Lot B also has an electric cart available.  Arriving early at the bowl is an option to do away with the hassle.  The Bowl’s shuttle service also turns to provide you the service. A round trip costs $5 per person and its tickets are easily available online.  You may park your car in the neighborhood and take the shuttle for going and coming back from the concert.  The regular metro lines no.156 and 222 will be dropping you off at the Bowl.   (1800fly1800 ) are also available which let you be picked up and dropped only by a call away.  Motor bikes can also be parked in lots A and B with minimal charges of $8.