Ultimate Jam Night, the weekly  live music show currently in residence at the Whisky A Go Go  will present “Break at the Beach” beginning Saturday, February 25, 2017   “Break at the Beach” will be a monthly program to encourage emerging bands to submit their material to the UJN team for review for the possibility of being selected to perform in a live “audition round” at Venice, California’s Venice Beach Bar.

Selected “audition round” bands will perform live before a panel of touring artists, producers, and promoters.   The winning band will be selected based on performance, presence, crowd appeal, and musicianship.  The winner of each monthly audition will be given an opening slot at Ultimate Jam Night at the Whisky A Go Go, with their performance broadcast worldwide via Zinna.TV.   Winning bands will receive promotional, marketing, and industry contact support in conjunction with their live performance at Ultimate Jam Night.

“Ultimate Jam Night was created to bring the live music community together” said creator, Chuck Wright.  “As we enter our third year of programming, we’re now expanding our reach to include the development of new artists – as they will always be the life-blood of the music industry.”

The Venice Beach Bar is a historic landmark building once served as the stomping grounds of Jim Morrison of The Doors, whose fame grew at the Whisky A Go Go as an emerging band.

The program will be organized monthly by Ultimate Jam Night team member, Forrest McKinnon, and bands can submit video links and band material to


Ultimate Jam Night is a long-running free weekly show currently in residence at L.A.’s famed Whisky A Go Go.  Founded in 2015 by Quiet Riot’s Chuck Wright, the show features a rotating cast of the world’s finest musicians assembled in an unrehearsed setting with live music, performance art, comedy bits, walk-around characters, and community/ charitable giving. Here is Tommy Peacock performing as the opener at last night’s Ultimate Jam Night:

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Curated by well-known Los Angeles music professional Noelle Kim, the Venice Beach Bar Live is a historic landmark fast becoming a go-to as one of the west side’s premier music venues.  The location’s upper floor office once served as regular shelter to Jim Morrison and is located at 323 Ocean Front Walk in Venice, California.



Established by “media mad scientist” Mike Zinna, Zinna.TV brings Hollywood events to the world by broadcasting original content you cannot find anywhere else.  Current programs include Ultimate Jam Night from the Whisky, Inside Metal, GeekScape, Absolutely Jason Stuart, Drumsmack, Reef Madness, Spill the Tea, Just Like You, Grand Theft Audio, and more.