The Downey Legend

Troy Noka Concert

While the crowd waits for rapper Troy Noka, Power 106 DJ, Jose Jimenez, is the one that keeps the crowd entertain by interacting with the audience. “I’m the crowd pleaser,” Jimenez said. “I like to get everyone excited for the song that is being played.”

Karla Ramirez, Photo Editor

October 26, 2016

Searching to inspire his young audience through his music, triple-threat artist, Troy Noka, gave a concert at Downey High on Sept. 28 as part of the high school tour he is currently performing. Noka travels with a Power 106 radio crew in order to bring life to the high schools they visit.  ...

Play ‘til the night isn’t young

The Hollywood Palladium hosts indie rock band, Young the Giant on Friday, Feb. 7.  A total of ten Downey High School students attended the show.

Mia Dixon-Slaughter, Co-Editor-in-Cheif

February 21, 2014

Young the Giant continued its Mind Over Matter tour at the Hollywood Palladium on Fri., Feb. 7 at 8 p.m.  There was a crowd of almost 4,000 fans in the audience including a total of 10 students from Downey High.   Students left as early as 5:30 p.m. to stand in line outside The Palladium...

Jazzing it up

Jazzing it up

Gustavo Ramirez, Opinions Editor

May 11, 2012

Celebrating on May 4, 2012, the twenty-fourth annual Jazz Festival at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), jazz artists from all across LA were invited to give live, free performances to foster a love and enthusiasm for jazz. The free jazz concerts will be a regular treat at LACMA every Friday...

Strumming chords for success

Hanna Suarez, Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2012

Local bands gathered at the Downey High School gym on Fri., March 30 to share their music with an audience of eager teenagers. The concert, hosted by ASB, was originally designed to be a Battle of the Bands but after a shortage of contestants turned out to be a fundraiser to promote the TLC program....

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