Tuesday, Jan. 20 the landmark Whisky A Go-Go hosts a memorial benefit concert for taken too soon Static-X frontman Wayne Static.  This night will feature performances and appearances by friends and family including: Snot, 9 Electric, The Dark and the remaining members of Static-X.  Contact the Whisky A Go-Go for times and ticket information.  www.whiskyagogo.com


Celeb supermodel Molly Sims stops in at Book Soup this Wednesday, Jan. 21 to share her tips on becoming The Everyday Supermodel: My Beauty, Fashion, and Wellness Secrets Made Simple.  Signing/discussion starts at 7 p.m.  Admission is free.  www.booksoup.com

Also happening this Wednesday… Head to the world famous Comedy Store for the longest running all female comedy show in the country, better known as Pretty, Funny Women.  Doors for this industry showcase open at 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $10 GA.  www.thecomedystore.com


Eagle of Death Metal frontman and Queens of the Stone Age kith and kin, Jesse Hughes continues his month long residency with his other, other project Boots Electric this Thursday, Jan. 22 at The Viper Room.  Doors open at 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $10 GA.  www.viperroom.com


PICK OF THE WEEK: This Friday, Jan. 23 Goldenvoice and KROQ Locals Only present L.A.’s own soon to be superstars, Night Terrors of 1927.  Don’t miss this band on the brink!  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $13 GA.  www.theroxy.com


This Saturday, Jan. 24 escape to the heated confines of the Skybar Solarium (at the Mondrian hotel) for the hottest winter pool party in the northern hemisphere.  Enjoy a dip in the pool, all day DJ sets and the company of the chicest crowd in L.A.  The fun starts at 1 p.m.  RSVP is required.  www.skybarlosangeles.com

And later in the evening, return to The Roxy Theatre for prog metal soundscape trio Russian Circles.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $20 GA.  www.theroxy.com


This weekend make State Social House your Sunday funday destination for the perfect brunch.  Serving up comfort food classics with a Sunset Strip spin (try the Golden Grahams encrusted French toast), plus a bottomless Bloody Mary and mimosa bar till 3 p.m. (for all you late risers).  www.statesocialhouse.com



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