Monday, Apr. 20

Celebrate “420” at House of Blues Sunset with rapper, producer and Snoop Dogg collaborator Problem.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $22 GA.


Tuesday, Apr. 21

American Pie’s “Kevin” and Rookie of the Year star Thomas Ian Nicholas brings his band to the stage at the world famous Viper Room for a one night only CD release show.  Plus just announced, special guest John Popper of Blues Traveler!   Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $15 GA.


Wednesday, Apr. 22

Take advantage of this perfect, early summer weather and escape to the intimate acoustic sounds of The Standard hotel’s weekly live music residency – Desert Nights.  Curated by KCRW’s DJ Valida don’t miss performances this week by Jonny & Alana, Jim and Sam and Jack Kovacs.  The sounds start at 7:30 p.m.  Admission is free.


Thursday, Apr. 23

Bad Boy(s) actor/commedian Martin Lawrence returns to his favorite stand-up spot for yet another sold out show at the world famous Comedy Store.  Doors open at 9 p.m.


Friday, Apr. 24

Choose from two epic-sized, only on The Sunset Strip™ shows:

1 OAK Los Angeles presents pioneering mega DJ Tiësto.  Doors open at 10 p.m.  RSVP only please.

The Roxy Theatre presents a one night only special engagement with rock n’ roll legend Gregg Allman.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $100 GA.


Saturday, Apr. 25

Return to The Roxy for an evening with crooning singer/songwriter Pete Yorn.  Doors open at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $32 GA.


Sunday, Apr. 26

Book Soup hosts life coach, actor and now author Randy Spelling, in conversation with sibling, reality series and 90210 star Tori Spelling.  Signing and discussion for Randy’s new self-help read – Unlimiting You: Step Out of Your Past and Into Your Purpose, starts at 4 p.m.  This event is free to the public.


Other notable Sunset Strip™ events this week include:

4/20 – Movie Night screening of Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie at The Rainbow Bar and Grill.

4/21 – Ultimate U2 tribute band at Whisky A Go-Go.

4/22 – Lobster Night – 2 lbs. lobster dinner for $25 at Pearl’s Liquor Bar.

4/23 – Ryan Cabrera at Whisky A Go-Go. / Enter Shikari at House of Blues Sunset.

4/25 – Comic Whitney Cummings at Comedy Store. / High Tides pool party with DJ Mighty Mouse at Skybar.


— Handpicked by: Brent X Mendoza