A New Music Venue Is Coming to the California Hotel 

The revitalization effort signals a cultural renaissance, with arts, music, and food spaces planned for the historic building.

The historic California Hotel was home in the 1930s to a legendary lineup of blues and jazz musicians, with the likes of Billie Holiday, James Brown, Big Mama Thornton, and Ray Charles having all lodged and performed within its walls. In…

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