Eating and drinking with verve on Oscar Sunday [LA Times Daily Dish]

Oscar Party Circuit: from Sunset Strip to Gabourey Sidibe [IndieWire]

A Private Club Above the Sunset Strip [Urban Daddy]

Soho House Nabs Cecconi’s Chef Matt Armistead [Eater LA]

Trousdale Set To Debut March 9 on Sunset Blvd [Eater LA]

Parkour Power Play at Equinox Fitness [Racked LA]

Custodian of the star sanctuary [Financial Times]

The Key Club: “Rock & Roll Fantasy Camp” [CWG Magazine]

Lauren Conrad is a BOA Beauty [Teen Daily]

Riding off into the Sunset Hotel as it gets set for the annual Vanity Fair Oscar Party [Daily Mail UK]

"Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" Scribe Fights Vampires
He’s in person, talking vampires, at Book Soup [NBC Los Angeles]

2010’s Hot New Hotels (Andaz West Hollywood) []


“Seth Grahame-Smith moves on from Jane Austen’s zombie problem and to Abe Lincoln’s secondary career. The author of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies presents and signs Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter tonight at 7 pm at Book Soup.” [LAist]

“In the meantime, the Swayback is generating a healthy West Coast buzz with a series of well received performances in LA, including one at the Viper Room.” [Westword]

“What looks like their [Foster The People’s] first show ever is happening at the Viper Room in L.A., tomorrow night. Enjoy the intimate venues boys, they won’t last long.” [Black Book Magazine]

“So when he took his band Stargunn to Hollywood, Shooter [Jennings] says he wasn’t trying to flee his father’s shadow in Nashville so much as migrate to a scene that spawned his rock-and-roll heroes. ‘We played a show at the Viper Room and the Whiskey (sic), and we thought we were on top of the world.’” [Washington Post]

“…to the after-Oscars parties, the most famous of which will be held this year by Vanity Fair at the Art Deco Sunset Tower Hotel.” [Times Online UK]

“…headed off to the next event, a party to honor Lee Daniels, the director of “Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire,” held on the Andaz hotel rooftop… O.K., next. We headed across the street to another hotel rooftop party, hosted by Vanity Fair and Susan Sarandon, and featuring ping-pong-playing.” [New York Times]

“After the AMPAS doc event, many folks headed over to Andaz on Sunset for a penthouse bash celebrating “The Cove.”” [IndieWire]