PICKS OF THE WEEK: Aug. 17-23

Monday, Aug. 17
Rock out for a good cause tonight at the Whisky A Go-Go when The Strip’s own Steel Panther plus special guests, Bon Jovi guitarist Phil X & The Drills and the Barb Wire Dolls, all take the stage to raise awareness for childhood leukemia.  Doors for this benefit event open at 6:45 p.m.  Admission is $45 GA with other various meet & greet/VIP options available for purchase.  www.whiskyagogo.com
 
Tuesday, Aug. 18
Tunesday – Skybar’s summertime acoustic music series returns this week, with a live performance by The Grand Southern and DJ sets from The Gentle Giant and Ziska.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  RSVP skybarla@mhgc.com for admission.  www.skybarlosangeles.com
 
Wednesday, Aug. 19

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: AUG. 10-16

Monday, Aug. 10
Summertime movies on The Sunset Strip continue this week with a screening of everyone’s favorite childhood classic The Goonies at Skybar, Mondrian and rock n’ roll biopic The Runaways at Rainbow Bar and Grill.  Both films start at 8 p.m. and are free to attend.  www.skybarlosangeles.com www.rainbowbarandgrill.com
 
Tuesday, Aug. 11
Brash, no holds barred funny man Bill Burr brings his All Things Comedy podcast to the world famous Comedy Store for a sold out special event.  Doors open at 7:30 p.m.  www.thecomedystore.com
 
Wednesday, Aug. 12

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PICKS OF THE WEEK: AUG. 4-9

Tuesday, Aug. 4
Each and every Tuesday The Den on Sunset hosts the No Bueno Comedy Show, an evening filled with laughs, stiff drinks and a rotating roster of LA’s favorite stand-up performers.  Show starts at 9 p.m.  Admission is free!  www.thedenonsunset.com
 
Wednesday, Aug. 5
The world famous Comedy Store presents a “Secret Show” with the Deathsquad.  This week, the podcast/comedy show will feature sets and drop-ins from Joe Rogan, Joey Diaz, Dean Delray, Sam Tripoli and more… Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $15 GA.  www.thecomedystore.com
 
Thursday, Aug. 6

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