For those that just can’t wait for the big day, get your New Year’s Eve pre-party on this Tuesday, Dec. 30 with Boots Electric featuring Nick Oliveri – aka six degrees of Queens of the Stone Age. Doors open at 8 p.m. The show is sold out but try your luck at the door… www.viperroom.com
This Wednesday, Dec. 31 where will you be when the clock strikes midnight? Check out our all-inclusive guide to New Year’s Eve on The Sunset Strip. You can’t go wrong!
Thursday, Jan. 1 rehab and refuel from your overindulgent NYE festivities at Riot House Restaurant’s New Year’s Day Recovery Brunch. Feast on an endless buffet of classic breakfast eats for $26 and/or keep the party going with $13 bottomless mimosas and bloody marys. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. www.westhollywood.andaz.com
PICK OF THE WEEK: Ethereal crooner Jimmy Gnecco (Ours) kicks off a month-long residency this Friday, Dec. 2 at his home away from home – The Viper Room. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 GA. Do. Not. Miss! www.viperroom.com
L.A. based indie-pop duo Foxygen hit The Roxy Theatre stage this Saturday, Jan 3 for the second night of two back-to-back sold out shows. Doors open at 8 p.m. www.theroxy.com
Spend your Sunday letting it all hang out, when you and your crew go “bottomless” at Rock & Reilly’s Irish Pub. Enjoy an all you can eat and drink brunch menu featuring breakfast classics like eggs benedict and tried and true hangover cures – mimosas and bloody marys. Weekends from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. www.rnrpub.com
— Handpicked by Brent X Mendoza