Locals Week kicks off with performances


Gaby Velasquez

Soulove performs at day one of Locals Week on Tuesday, June 5 at Gray Dog.

Gaby Velasquez, Photo Editor

The El Paso International Music Foundation (EPIMF), a new organization that works to empower musicians from El Paso, Juárez and Las Cruces,  hosted the opening reception for their debut event, Locals Week, on Tuesday, June 5, at Star City Studio Productions.

The organization was introduced to local musicians and to the community that attended the event.

Locals Week will feature a variety of music styles of 30 musicians or bands from June 5 to June 10 across different venues in town.

Soulove, Of Two Minds and  A Bulli Free performed at day one of Locals Week at Gray Dog right after the opening reception.

Tonight, June 6, The Eddie Provencio Jazz Band will perform at 7 p.m. at INTL. At 8 p.m., Dulce Mal and As The City Sleeps will perform at Craft and Social.