Tonight, kick off the start of summer enjoying great tunes and scenic Sunset Strip views at Pearl’s new rooftop residency better known as Music Mondays.  This week don’t miss a live performance by Brandon Ingels.  Sounds start at 8 p.m.  Admission is free.


Tuesday, June 24 exorcise that work week aggression at The Viper Room with a heavy hitting lineup featuring Art of Shock (CD release), Delta Rose, Downtown Attraction and more… Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $10 GA.


Every Wednesday State Social House and funny man Jay Davis bring you L.A.’s best “no cover” comedy night.  Catch familiar faces from Comedy Central, E!, MTV and hit shows on NBC, CBS and Showtime, in an intimate setting.  The laughter begins at 9 p.m. weekly.


Thursday, June 26 platinum producer DJ Quik and former Death Row Records EVP Kurupt bring their Still Smoking tour to House of Blues Sunset.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $40.50 GA.


PICK OF THE WEEK: Recently reunited 90’s alt-grrrl rockers Veruca Salt are back on the road and hitting the stage at The Roxy Theatre this Friday, June 27.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $22-$25 GA.


Saturday, June 28 reset from the busy work week poolside at The Standard Hollywood with an early morning stress management and Breathypnosis session guided by Michal Gregus.  Class starts at 9 a.m.  Admission is free.

In other pool related news… head to Skybar at the Mondrian for Playa Escondida, an all-day pool party featuring sounds by Sleazemore and Eli Glad.  The fun starts at 1 p.m.  RSVP recommended.

And for those still standing… The Strip’s latest high-end hotspot 1 Oak is hosting a VIPs only party for Epic Records in celebration of the BET Awards.  Featuring sounds by DJ Ross One.  RSVP for guestlist.


Spend your Sunday letting it all hang out, when you and your crew go “bottomless” at Rock & Reilly’s Irish Pub.  Enjoy an all you can eat and drink brunch menu featuring breakfast classics like eggs Benedict and tried and true hangover cures – mimosas and bloody marys.  Now serving, weekends from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.



— Handpicked by: Brent X Mendoza