Astrud Gilberto

A timeline of Sunset Boulevard's key musical moments from 1924 to now

A timeline of Sunset Boulevard's key musical moments from 1924 to now

Sunset Boulevard’s evolution over the last century from a former cattle trail to a boulevard of melody has influenced American culture in countless ways. Below, a timeline of some the boulevard’s key musical moments.


1924

Sunset Plaza, the first commercial development on the Sunset Strip, opens.

1926

Early West Hollywood gay club Cafe Gala opens.

1935

Club Seville, an early iteration of influential Sunset Strip club Ciro’s, opens. That spot is now the Comedy Store.

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