It's official. The 5th annual Sunset Strip Music Festival is underway.
Thursday night's Launch Party at the House of Blues kicked off the three-day event with an appearance by original Doors Ray Manzerek and Robbie Krieger and John Densmore.
Manzerek is seeing a lot of action during the Festival performing again tonight with X at the Roxy and again Saturday at the Street Festival with Marilyn Manson.
"The Doors are honored to be celebrated by the magical, legendary Strip," Manzarek said in a statement when the fest was announced. "A great leap forward from the Summer of Love to today. What a great time we're going to have! The Sunset Strip. Live bands, loud music, Rock and Roll. It's the '60s all
Tonight, the legendary L.A. band X takes the stage at the Roxy, with a host of local bands appearing at other venues on the Strip including The Key Club, Viper Room and Whiskey A Go-Go. Other performers scheduled to appear Friday night and Saturday at the Street Festival include Marilyn Manson, The Offspring, Steve Aoki, Bad Religion, The Untouchables, RZA, Unwritten Law, James Ingram and many more!
The Street Festival includes two outdoor stages on Sunset between San Vicente and Doheny. For more information, visit www.sunsetstripmusicfestival.com/