Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

News

The Iceman Cometh

Before you read more...
Dear reader, we're asking you to help us keep local news available for all. Your tax-deductible financial support keeps our stories free to read, instead of hidden behind paywalls. We believe when reliable local reporting is widely available, the entire community benefits. Thank you for investing in your neighborhood.

5b2be96e4488b3000926ca79-original.gif

Taking it back to junior high, the Knitting Factory has an unusual free show tonight. In the Main Room, see a performance by none other than the man with the wacky fade: Vanilla Ice. The show is being filmed for a VH1 special, so show up early if you want to get in. Things kick off at 7:00 PM.

Across town at the Troubadour, hang out at the Kiss or Kill Club, a recurring event organized by LA's own Bang Sugar Bang. Tonight is a record release show for The Dollyrots, and also includes AM Radio, The Knives and The Randies on the bill. Tickets are $5.00 at the door, which opens at 7:30 PM.

At the Fold at the Silverlake Lounge, see the Moore Brothers, along with Keith Slettedahl (of The 88), Inara George and Nik Freitas and the Head Gates starting at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $8.00.

Support for LAist comes from

The on-going AFI at ArcLight series features Alfred Hitchcock's 1959 classic North By Northwest, starring Cary Grant in a 3,000-mile chase across America. The movie begins at 8:00 PM.

Tonight is a special event at the Writer's Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. Anne Garrels, NPR's correspondent in Baghdad, and Robert Greenwald, producer of the documentary Outfoxed, will be conversing on the state of current affairs. Garrels will be speaking about her new book, Naked in Baghdad: The Iraq War as Seen by NPR's Correspondent, about her experiences during the war. Coupled with current hot button-pusher Greenwald, it promises to be a thoughtful night. The discussion begins at 7:30 PM and tickets are $20.00.