PICKS OF THE WEEK: THANKSGIVING 2014 EDITION

Your definitive guide to all the hunger-inducing holiday happenings this Thanksgiving on The Strip.  Plus a few of our favorite Sunset Strip regulars share with us what they are most thankful for this year…
 
“I am most thankful for my family – my wife and amazing new son Ace.  Also always thankful for our friends and the times we’ve had, and will have on The Sunset Strip and beyond!” – Cisco Adler
 
Andaz West Hollywood

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: NOV. 17-23

Tonight Book Soup hosts actor Cary Elwes as he presents his new behind-the-scenes memoir, As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of the Princess Bride.  Signing/discussion starts at 7 p.m.  Admission is free (first come, first served).  www.booksoup.com
 
Tuesday, Nov. 18 The Viper Room presents all-star supergroup The Empty Hearts, featuring members of The Romantics, The Cars, The Chesterfield Kings and Blondie.  Doors open at 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $12 GA.  www.viperroom.com
 

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: NOV. 10-16

Tonight a headbang worthy bill of metal hits the stage at The Viper Room featuring Motorbreath: LA’s Metallica Tribute plus special guest Open Hand.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $10 GA.  www.viperroom.com
 
This Tuesday, Nov. 11 at The Roxy Theatre catch two of L.A.’s most impressive bands on the brink, The Beta Machine (featuring the rhythm section of A Perfect Circle/Puscifer/Carina Round) plus special guests Battle Tapes and DJ Fred Sablan (Marilyn Manson/Goon Moon).  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $12 GA.  Get to know what those in the know already know!  www.theroxy.com
 

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: NOV. 3-9

Tonight Book Soup and KPFK host jazz legend Herbie Hancock in conversation with Los Angeles Times jazz critic Don Heckman.  Meet the 14 time Grammy Award winner as he discusses and signs copies of his new memoir, Herbie Hancock: Possibilities.  Event starts at 7 p.m.  For further details and restrictions visit www.booksoup.com
 
Each and every Tuesday, AXS TV bring the world’s greatest tribute bands to the legendary Whisky A Go-Go stage.  This time around don’t miss an homage to Boston and Styx brought to you by the creatively named Bostyx.  Doors open at 6 p.m.  Admission is free with RSVP.  www.whiskyagogo.com
 

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