Monday, May 18

Each and every week at Skybar, enjoy gourmet bites and perhaps even a bit of the bubbly, as you screen your favorite flicks poolside at Dive in Theatre.  This week don’t miss the Tom Cruise classic, Cocktail.  Event starts at 8 p.m. RSVP recommended.


Tuesday, May 19

Continuing their month-long May residency, The Viper Room presents Black Sabbitch – an all female tribute to Black Sabbath.  Door open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $12 GA.


Wednesday, May 20

Neo-soul outfit Hiatus Kaiyote hit the fabled Roxy Theatre for a one night only, sold out show.  Doors open at 9 p.m.


Thursday, May 21

Meet one of rock and roll’s greatest, living legend Duff McKagan (GN’R) when he returns to Book Soup to sign copies of his new autobiographic guide to life – How to Be a Man: (And Other Illusions).  This free signing/discussion starts at 7 p.m.  Prior to arrival, please consult the event guidelines at


Friday, May 22

Kick your weekend into high-larity when the world famous Comedy Store presents 14 Headlining Comics.  This long running signature show delivers exactly what’s promised, bringing you back-to-back-to-back national headliners.  The laughs start promptly at 10:30 p.m.  Tickets are $20.


Saturday, May 23

Celebrate Memorial Day weekend in true Sunset Strip style by rolling a daytime pool party into night time clubin’ at The Standard Hollywood.  Starting at 1 p.m. ADON Magazine hosts poolside sounds by Jahi and Induce with spcial guest Nick Bateman.  RSVP recommended.  And later, keep the party going indoors at mmhmmm when nightlife impresarios Bryan Rabin and Adam XII host a special holiday weekend edition of their fierce modern discotheque, better known as Giorgio’s.  Doors open at 10 p.m.


Sunday, May 24

Your holiday weekend in the sun continues when A Club Called Rhonda sets up shop at Skybar for the first of three summer parties, they’re calling, Rhondesia.  DJ lineup includes Chez Damier, Todd Edwards, J. Rocc, Victor Romeo a.k.a. Parris Mitchell and more… Event starts at 12 p.m. Tickets are $25 GA.


Other notable Sunset Strip™ events this week include:

5/18Wolf Alice (alt rock) sold out at The Roxy Theatre.

5/19Tunesday weekly acoustic music series at Skybar.

5/20The Last International (rock) at The Viper Room.

5/21GBH (punk) at The Roxy Theatre.

5/23Streetlight Manifesto (ska punk) House of Blues Sunset.

5/24Bad Manners (ska) sold out at The Roxy Theatre.


—- Handpicked by: Brent X Mendoza