PICKS OF THE WEEK: APR. 27-MAY 3

Monday, Apr. 27
On the heels of this past weekend’s recognition march for the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, Book Soup will be hosting actor/author Eric Bogosian (best known for his work on Law & Order) for a signing and discussion of his new historical recounting of Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide.  Event starts at 7 p.m. and is free to attend.  www.booksoup.com
 
Tuesday, Apr. 28
The Roxy Theatre presents a sold out show with the much buzzed about, alt-folk project Waxahatchee.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  www.theroxy.com
 
Wednesday, Apr. 29

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: APR. 20-26

Monday, Apr. 20
Celebrate “420” at House of Blues Sunset with rapper, producer and Snoop Dogg collaborator Problem.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $22 GA.  www.hob.com/losangeles
 
Tuesday, Apr. 21
American Pie’s “Kevin” and Rookie of the Year star Thomas Ian Nicholas brings his band to the stage at the world famous Viper Room for a one night only CD release show.  Plus just announced, special guest John Popper of Blues Traveler!   Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $15 GA.  www.viperroom.com
 
Wednesday, Apr. 22

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: APR. 13-19

Week two of Coachella on The Sunset Strip continues, bringing you five nights of even bigger can’t miss underplays (and you didn’t even have to leave town)…
 
Super Show Monday, Apr.13
Kicking off the week with a virtual smorgasbord of can’t miss shows dotting The Sunset Strip…
Coachella Artist: The Roxy Theatre presents a sold out show with post-emo rock outfit Desaparecidos (feat. Bright Eyes frontman Conor Oberst).  Doors open at 7 p.m.  www.theroxy.com
House of Blues Sunset  and KROQ present a sold out show with Stone Temple Pilots (feat. fill-in frontman Chester Bennington of Linkin Park).  Doors open at 7 p.m.  www.hob.com/losangeles

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: APR. 6-12

Before heading out to the desert, get a sneak preview of all those buzzed about Coachella acts as they showcase their stuff here on The Sunset Strip… 
 
New to Mondays, head to the notorious Rainbow Bar and Grill each and every week for Movie Night!  This time around don’t miss a special screening of the SNL, rock n’ roll classic Wayne’s World.  Enjoy free popcorn, drink specials and scarf down some of that legendary pizza while revisiting this “party time, excellent” flick.  Film starts at 8 p.m.  www.rainbowbarandgrill.com
 
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