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For anyone who isn't storing all your party reserves for some big New Year's bash, here's what's going on around town tonight.

Silky-voiced Tierney Sutton and her band are on tap for a holiday weekend installment at the Catalina Bar & Grill. The ensemble has been nominated for a Grammy (Best Vocal Jazz Album) for their February 2007 release, and has headlined at notable venues such as Carnegie Hall, The Hollywood Bowl and Jazz at Lincoln Center.

8:30 p.m. & 10:30 p.m. // Catalina Bar & Grill // 6725 Sunset Blvd.//$30 & $25

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The Aero Theater has a Howard Hawks double feature, with 1941's Ball of Fire, starring Barbara Stanwyck as nightclub singer Sugarpuss O'Shea, and 1934's Twentienth Century, with John Barrymore and Carole Lombard as a sparring pair on a cross-country train.

7:30 p.m. // Aero Theater // 1328 Montana Ave. Santa Monica // $10 general, $9 students & seniors 65+

The swanky year-old Bordello (formerly Little Pedro's) is putting on a "Maximum Pre-New Years Eve Sexy Party." Ladies, don't forget to wear a warm coat over your sexy get-up--it gets mighty chilly lately these nights, no matter how much bathtub gin you swill.

9:30 p.m. // The Bordello // 901 E. First St., Downtown // Call for details/pricing: (213) 687-3766

John “J. Walt” Adamczyk’s live animation presentation “Spontaneous Fantasia” features the award-winning artist crating real-time animation in front of the audience in Glendale College's Planetarium. Adamczyk is an interactive designer, filmmaker, graphic artist and composer. The show and the animation doesn't exist until you get there!

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6:30 p.m. // Glendale Community College Planetarium //1500 N. Verdugo Road, Glendale // $10 general, $6 for children 12 and under

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