30 Burgers in 30 Days: Late Night on the Sunset Strip at Eveleigh (Day 8) [LA Weekly]
Booze, Boosts, and Bubble & Squeak Kick-Off Eveleigh’s Weekend Brunch [Grubstreet]
Foo Fighters at the Roxy Last Night: We Got the Exclusive Pics [LA Weekly]
Foo Fighters park limousine in front of the Roxy in West Hollywood. Hmm.[LA Times]
2.11.2011: Laurel Nakadate [Standard Culture]


“However, Fergie and Slash have performed Guns N Roses songs together before, as recently as last summer’s Sunset Strip Music Festival with "Paradise City."” [Hollywood Reporter]


“A dapper Ryan Seacrest looks satisfied after enjoying dinner with friends at Boa Steakhouse Monday night in West Hollywood.” [People]


Kelly Osbourne and her new boyfriend Rob Damiani enjoyed a brisk walk past the paparazzi on Wednesday night as they made their way to the Sunset Marquis Hotel.” [Fashion.ie]


“In California, I also really like the Sunset Tower Hotel in West Hollywood…” – Pittsburg Steelers’ Troy Polamalu on his favorite hotels. [LA Times]


“Tonight’s Show of the Night is one we’ve been looking forward to for a while. Friendly Fires will be playing at The Roxy tonight with openers Superhumanoids and Foster The People. Friendly Fires will also be DJing their own afterparty at the Purple Lounge at the Standard Hollywood.” [The Scenestar]


“The Weinstein Company, a big winner at the SAG Awards, hosted a Dewar’s-fueled afterfete at the Sunset Tower Hotel…Manly SAG winners Alec Baldwin and Colin Firth caught up with each other …Justin Timberlake… was spotted schmoozing with Amanda Seyfried and Jon Hamm. Ironically, Taye Diggs soloed on the dance floor to Whitney Houston’s "I Wanna Dance with Somebody." Luxist also spotted Mila Kunis, "Glee"’s Jane Lynch in periwinkle, and Julia Stiles.” [Luxist]


“After learning the amazing news, see Jen and her friend fly across the country on Virgin America, get put up in style at the Mondrian Hotel, attend a sneak peek screening of the movie, and go through expert coaching to prepare to interview Jennifer Aniston at the junket for Just Go With It.” [Pop Sugar]


”[Rock of Ages] Director Kristin Hanggi (an L.A. Weekly Theater Award winner) conceived of the idea while staging the Pussycat Dolls’ show at the Roxy in 2002. ‘I was on the Sunset Strip every night and was just in awe of all the natural characters that already existed. All these stories that are in the walls, in the environment. It’s an inherent story of the Los Angeles dream that’s at the core of what we’re trying to tell…’” [LA Weekly]


“Warner Music’s Post Party at Soho House: The hottest venue in L.A. is still Soho House, which opened last year. Warner will take over the penthouse of Luckman Plaza on Sunset Boulevard for their post-Grammy party, which should be a glamourous affair given the talent sure to show up and the setting.” [Hollywood Reporter]


“As [Deluka] lead singer Ellie Innocenti tells Us, ‘“OMFG" was shot in one night in LA. From dust ’til dawn we embraced all that The Sunset Strip had to offer: strippers, naked men, tacos and cheap motels.  We wound up in the Hollywood Hills at sunrise — a little tainted, a little wasted but OMFG did we have a good time!’" [US Weekly]


Hilary Swank, Ginnifer Goodwin, Colin Egglesfield, Leigh Anne Tuohy, and David Spade at the 2S Films’ Presents the Children Awaiting Parents Charity Event at The Sunset Tower Hotel on Wednesday, February 2.” [Fox]



Favorite tweets of the week:

“Who knew Sunset Strip Music Fest was the Super Bowl halftime preview w Slash & Fergie #SSMF @theroxy” @thegthang

“Fergie and Slash? That is awesomeness. I remember them performing that at #SSMF 2010” @johncolucci

“Anybody else gonna be out on the #sunsetstrip tonight? Cuz we r in need of designated drinkers & designated drivers (no you can’t be both).” @Loveanda38

“#younotfromla if you haven’t mosh, skank, or pogo dance inside the clubs on #sunsetstrip.” @Kozmikkat

“If nobody will love you this Valentine’s Day, come to @TheComedyStore See me, @AriShaffir @JohnCaparulo & @MosheKasher” @NickYoussef

“Hey, @Girlscouts! We need some of your sales people on @thesunsetstrip like ASAP. Our Samoa and Thin Mint cravings are peaking.” @thecomedystore