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Pretty Lights Announces California Shows with Four Dates Across the Golden State this November

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According to a press release sent out this morning, Pretty Lights is coming to California this November, announcing a four-night run that spans the coast from Santa Barbara, through San Jose and San Diego, and to Los Angeles.

Taking a conceptual approach to the summer, Derek Vincent Smith is curating a festival series of his own, “Pretty Lights Live: An Episodic Festival.” The producer’s own five-part event, began this month in New Hampshire, followed at the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre and is set for upcoming weekends in Colorado, Chicago, and Nashville. Having carefully selected cities for Episodic this fall, Pretty Lights sets his sights on California next.

Following the run of Episodic, Pretty Lights will continue his streak of limited events on the West Coast, announcing a set of four brand new shows covering California. Extending into November, he’ll be stopping in Santa Barbara, San Jose, San Diego, and Los Angeles for one-night-only concerts.

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Pretty Lights in California
11/10: Santa Barbara Bowl – Santa Barbara, CA *
11/11: City National Civic – San Jose, CA *
11/12: SOMA – San Diego, CA ^
11/13: Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival – Los Angeles, CA

* = with Big Wild and Chris Karns
^ = with Chris Karns

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Having released albums under Digital Nations, a label founded by Steve Vai, music critic Louis Raphael has remained deeply connected to the pulse of the San Francisco music scene. Following his tenure as the San Francisco Music Examiner for and, he embarked on creating Music in SF® to authentically highlight the vibrant offerings of the city's music scene.