- One ticket to DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist, or Lorenzo de Monteclaro
- Where: House of Blues Anaheim
- General-admission standing
- Door time: 8 p.m.
- Ticket values include all fees
* $19 for DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist on Thursday, October 2, at 9 p.m. (up to $38.50 value) * $23 for Lorenzo De Monteclaro on Friday, October 24, at 9 p.m. (up to $46 value)
Lorenzo De Monteclaro
- His talents: singing norteño music in a smooth tenor, acting in movies, dressing snappily
- His sound: ranchera love songs and bouncy conjunto tunes, all crooned over a lush backdrop of accordion, guitar, and saxophone
- His signature ballad: “El Ausente”
- His drummer: his youngest son, Ricardo
- Number of albums: over 90
- Number of films: over 50
DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist
- What DJ Shadow helped pioneer: instrumental hip-hop
- Album that put him on the map: his 1996 debut, Endtroducing…..
- His signature style: sampling rare pieces of music, including “The Human Abstract” from eclectic jazz composer David Axelrod
- How you know he won’t run out of records to spin: he has more than 60,000 of them
- How you know Cut Chemist: as the man manning the turntables for Jurassic 5 and, once upon a time, Latin funk act Ozomatli
- Where else you’ve heard his scratching: on the soundtrack to Tony Hawk’s Underground 2
- Cameo that makes best use of his name: Juno, where he played a chemistry teacher
- Best singles to dance to: “The Garden,” “What’s the Altitude,” “Adidas to Addis”
- Renegades of Rhythm Tour: Hip hop artists DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist collaborate using pioneering DJ Afrika Bambaataa’s original vinyl record collection to celebrate his and Zulu Nation’s 40th Anniversary.