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'The Bad Luck Betties' Release Party @ Redwood Bar & Grill, 2/21/08

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Last Thursday evening, photographer/director Octavio "Winkytiki" Arizala (MySpace) celebrated the release of his Vivid-Alt (MySpace) movie The Bad Luck Betties at the Redwood Bar & Grill in Downtown LA.

Also in attendance, besides Bad Luck Betties' "Smoking" Mary Jane (MySpace) and Mika Tan (MySpace) and newcomers Sochee and Mika, were Vivid-Alt head Eon McKai (MySpace), photographer/director Dave Naz (MySpace) and his girlfriend Ashley Blue, and director Vena Virago (MySpace).

The party was presented in conjunction with the local rockabilly label Wild Promotions & Records, and featured live musical performances by Luis & The Wildfires (MySpace), Dusty Chance & The All-Nighters (MySpace), Omar & The Stringpoppers (MySpace), The Vargas Bros. (MySpace), Santos, Chuy & The Bobcats (MySpace), Lil Gizzelle (MySpace), and the Hi-Strung Ramblers (MySpace).

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More photos (don't worry, they're SFW) after the jump.

Atmosphere:

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"Smoking" Mary Jane and Octavio "Winkytiki" Arizala:

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"Smoking" Mary Jane:

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Octavio "Winkytiki" Arizala and Sochee:

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Sochee:

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Mika Tan:

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"Smoking" Mary Jane:

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"Smoking" Mary Jane and Mika Tan:

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"Smoking" Mary Jane:

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Eon McKai:

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"Smoking" Mary Jane and Sochee:

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Mika and "Smoking" Mary Jane:

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Check out Eon McKai's photos (NSFW) from the party.

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Special thanks to Eon McKai, Octavio "Winkytiki" Arizala, and the Redwood Bar and Grill.