Kick off each and every week at Pearl’s Liquor Bar enjoying the bounty of the sea, better known as – Crab Leg Mondays.  Starting at 5 p.m. feast on a succulent one pound Alaskan king crab with a side of crispy fries for only $27 (until the traps are empty).


More impressive meal deals abound when you feed your cowboy-sized appetite at Saddle Ranch Chop House…  Every Tuesday night starting at 6 p.m. stuff your gluttonous face with all you can eat ribs for only $25.99, and then stick around for some libation induced sing-a-longs when Superstar Karaoke kicks off at 10 p.m.


This Wednesday, Dec. 17 transport yourself to a warm and cozy oasis when you visit The Standard Hollywood’s weekly acoustic showcase – Desert Nights.  This week don’t miss performances by Phantom Tortoise, Amy Blaschke, Lemmo, plus your host and curator KCRW’s DJ Valida.  The music starts at 7:30 p.m.  Admission is free.


This Thursday, Dec. 18 choose from a trifecta of noteworthy happenings up and down The Sunset Strip…

Penthouse Magazine presents: Penthouse Comedy at the world famous Comedy Store.  This jam packed show, headlined by the hilariously deadpan Anthony Jeselnik, is set to feature a stellar lineup of top tier comics, drink specials sponsored by Pabst Blue Ribbon, surprise celeb drop-ins and of course plenty of free adults only swag.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are only $20 GA (21+).

Rock and Reilly’s presents their 2nd Annual Ugly Sweater Party.  Wear your best (or worst?) ugly Christmas Sweater and enjoy complimentary spiked egg nog, plus a chance to win a $50 Reilly’s gift card.  RSVP recommended.

The Viper Room presents the stoner metal sounds of Fireball Ministry plus special guests Open Hand.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are only $10 GA.


PICK OF THE WEEK: This Friday and Saturday (Dec. 19-20) Billy Morrison (The Cult, Billy Idol), Chris Chaney (Jane’s Addiction), Dave Navarro (Jane’s Addiction), actor Donovan Leitch, Mark McGrath (Sugar Ray), and new drummer Adrian Young (No Doubt) return to The Roxy Theatre for their annual supergroup residency, under a new name – The Royal Machines.  For those lucky enough to snag tickets to either of these sold out shows, doors for both nights open at 9 p.m.


Saturday, Dec. 20 former Sunset Strip residents and real deal punk rockers, Barb Wire Dolls return from a longtime hiatus for a one-night-only performance at the legendary Whisky A Go-Go.  Doors open at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $10 GA.


Return to The Roxy Theatre this Sunday, Dec. 21 for The Cyber Tracks 1st Annual Holiday Party featuring a jam packed bill of punk rock party bands including Ten Foot Pole, Warner Drive, Implants and more… Hosted by El Hefe of NOFX, this night will also feature a free raffle, prize give-aways, an ugly sweater contest and a sleigh full of other holiday surprises.  Doors open at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $17 GA.



Handpicked by Brent X Mendoza