This weekend is Los Angeles Times' annual Festival of Books, which will be held on the USC campus from Saturday, April 22, to Sunday, April 23. Admission to this all-ages festival is FREE, and among the many scheduled to speak are Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters and Steve Jones of Sex Pistols!
Dave Grohl will speak with his mother, Virginia Grohl, about her book From Cradle to Stage: Stories From the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars on Saturday, April 22, at 3:40 p.m. on the Main Stage. From Cradle to Stage features interviews with 18 mothers of musicians, including the moms of Josh Groban, Adam Levine, Tom Morello, and Amy Winehouse, among others.
Click below for more information on these two events, and also check out the rest of the Main Stage schedule, which includes several other exciting discussions. To attend any of the ticketed conversations, click here; these also are FREE, but have a $1.00 service fee.
INFO: April 22nd: Dave Grohl w/ Virginia Grohl at Los Angeles Times' Festival of Books (FREE)
INFO: April 23rd: Steve Jones w/ Mikael Wood at Los Angeles Times' Festival of Books (FREE)