The Downey Legend

Troy Noka Concert

Troy Noka Concert

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

Play ‘til the night isn’t young

Mia Dixon-Slaughter, Staff Writer

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, Community 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, Arts & Entertainment Editor

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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