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Join the Band at Jam Fest 2010.

This show features bands from many local high schools for Music Cares at the Roxy Sunday, March 14th 2-5pm.

Join the Band is very excited to be part of this event. Our Band Members will be performing Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen! Don't miss this show!

Schools represented include Bridges Academy, Campbell Hall, Crossroads School, Join the Band, and the New Community Jewish High School. You, your friends and your family are all invited and we encourage you to help spread the word about this fantastic event. All proceeds from the concert will go to MusiCares <> ®, the nonprofit organization founded by The Recording Academy® in 1989 to ensure that music people have a place to turn to in times of financial, medical and personal need.

Jam fest 2010


We celeberated our 70th session concert weekend with 31 bands at the Mint on Feb 20th and the Whisky A Go Go Feb 21st.


Holdiay Jam 2009 concert. Our 69th session concert!

We are very excited about our Holiday Jam 2009. All bands. Kids, Teens and Adults will be performing at the world famous Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood. Kids and Teens from 10:30 am to 4pm. Adult 5pm to 9pm.

Toys for Tots! We are having a drop off to donate toys to Toys for Tots at our studio in Van Nuys or at our Holdiay Jam 2008 concert at the Roxy Theatre on December 13th.


CHECK OUT OUR NEW LOOK! We recently upgraded the look of our Sherman Oaks / Van Nuys studio!

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Join the Band Studio Night Time


Hello Santa Clarita!

You can contact us at 661-263-2645 and

Hello Pasadena!

Our program is ready for those of you in the Pasdena area. We are offering our Band Programs as well as private instruction. Please call us today 818-345-8950 or register online to join our next Join the Band Session. We are located next to Pasadena Rehearsal studios at 2016 Lincoln Ave.


Past Events

School's Out Concert June 13th at The Mint and June 14th at the Knitting Factory.

Diabetes Expo

Diabetes Expo - Saturday, April 25th at the Long Beach Convention Center Exhibit Hall A. 10 am to 4pm.

Download Diabetes Expo Program here.


St Franics Carnival - Friday, May 1st 7pm Studio City

Join the Band on Fox 11 news in Los Angeles.

Join the Band was recently featured on Fox 11 news and Good Day LA in Los Angeles. Many of our Band Members were featured. Check out the story here. Join the Band on Fox 11.

1000 Band Jam! April 19th 2009 at the Knitting Factory in Hollywood!

Join the Band is celebrating over 1000 band performances at our shows with 1000 Band Jam at the Knitting Factory in Hollywood.

Come early support our kids. We have bands ranging in age from 8 to 18 years old. The excitement in the room is infectious when our kids take the stage. The kids have a lot of talent and they definitely give most night club bands a run for their money!

All you closet classic rockers should come and check out the event. We know you want to play!
Check out the fun! We know you will want to “Join the Band” after you see one of our shows.

Tom Neely and Trent Stroh release Bridge of Sighs CD "Angry Clouds"

Join the Band production manager Tom Neely and teacher Trent Stroh have just released "Angry Clouds". Angry Clouds is the first CD release from their band Bridge of Sighs. Check it out for soulfull tones, great vocals and hot licks. We are very proud to have these guys on our team at Join the Band. Check them out at: Bridge of Sighs
Angry Clouds is available on itunes and Amazon. Rock on!

Crash and Burn, Join the Band Band Members (left to right in photo Sacha Edwards/vocals, Kyle Garcia/guitar, Geoff Whitaker/bass and David Hiller/drums took 1st place at the Simi Valley Cajun Festival on May 25th. Way to go guys! Everyone at Join the Band is very happy for you! Rock on!

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Join the Band Expansion

We are very excited about Join the Band plans for coming to the Pasadena, Santa Clarita, and Hollywood areas.
Please call us for more information. 866-988-BAND (2263)

Join the Band in the Community:

Join the Band has had a busy year performing at a variety of special events.
We have recently performed at these events:

Diabetes Expo in Long Beach

Paul Revere Middle School "Friday Night Live" show featuring the Join the Band Allstars in Brentwood
Temple Aliyah Purim Festival in Woodland Hills
St Francis Carnival in Studio City
Berkeley Hall Country Fair
World Fest show in Woodley Park
Paul Revere Middle School in Palisades-Brentwood

Cajun Festival in Simi Valley

Emerson School Graduation in Sherman Oaks. (Private event)


Keep checking this site for more news on Join the Band workshops and clinics to be announced soon.

Digital recording: Sign up now. Classes will be offered in these popular platforms Garage Band, Logic and Pro Tools.

John Marx, our Blues Guru will start another round of our very popular Join the Band Blues School Workshops.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn from one of the best blues musicians anywhere!

Summer Music camps!
We will be teaching the kids digital recording and ensemble performance as well as ear training, song forms, and better listening skills.