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Roxy Theatre

Map & Directions 9009 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
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310-278-9457
  • Mon-Fri 12pm-6pm
  • Reservations Accepted
  • Valet Parking

Description

LA Weekly's Description

Since its opening in 1973, the Sunset Strip nightclub has presented a stellar array of musicians, comedians and theatrical revues, including Neil Young, Bob Marley, Rickie Lee Jones, Chuck Berry, Genesis, Bruce Springsteen, Miles Davis, David Bowie, the Clash, Prince, the Replacements, the Pharcyde, Jane's Addiction, Dolly Parton, the Dead Weather, the Dickies, Cobra Verde, Nellie McKay, the Ringling Sisters, Nirvana, the Sex Pistols, Pee-Wee Herman and the American theatrical debut of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. The Ramones filmed the concert scenes for Rock & Roll High School here, and Van Morrison, Social Distortion and Warren Zevon are among the notable personalities who've recorded live albums in the West Hollywood club. Apart from a full-service bar, the main room and its dark walls (which feature photos of past performers) are austere and functional instead of lavishly decorated, but that's because the focus is on the musicians onstage. The adjoining upstairs lounge On the Rox hosts parties, DJs and live performances and has been the site of numerous celebrity sightings, going back to John Lennon's and Harry Nilsson's notorious lost weekend in the mid-1970s. Both venues are all ages with separate full bars.

 
Member Reviews

  • gustavo.fernandez wrote a review for Roxy Theatre
    on 05/25/12
    5

    After touring through Spain for most of 2011 in support of his latest album, Rio Negro, under the pseudo name Juan Perro, Santiago Auserón, will embark on a mini-tour through the west coast this June.
    The singer from Zaragoza, Spain continues to push his musical capabilities in his latest effort, Rio Negro, just as he did with Radio Futura, one of the most popular Spanish pop... More >>

  • claire85 wrote a review for Roxy Theatre
    on 10/23/09
    4

    Classic LA live music venue on the Sunset strip.

  • DJSOPHIALIN wrote a review for Roxy Theatre
    on 10/14/08
    4

    steve stewart just performed there! it was fun! and rockin! tons of great talent is up in here!

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  • Mashable on 06/05/10

    If you're looking for a venue that promotes social sharing from shows, The Roxy provides free Wi-Fi to encourage livestreaming, Twitpic-ing, et al. - Barb Dybwad

  • AskMen on 07/05/11

    This Saturday, the Roxy will be hosting a festival that brings you the best of vegan living with up to 24 breweries plus a few band. historic Roxy going vegan for a day is worth the $40 ticket.

  • 987LA on 06/24/10

    Every view here is a good one, the venue's so small. Try the pizza...it's awesome! Really!

  • KIIS FM on 06/24/10

    One of LA's most historic & best venues, there's no bad sight lines here. Tip well on the first round & the bartender might be extra generous with the next few. The pizza's great too.

  • Mazda on 10/31/10

    A Sunset Blvd. institution where rock legends are made.

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    8:00 p.m. April 23

    all ages

  • 8:00 p.m. April 24

    with RSVP

  • 8:00 p.m. daily from April 25 until April 26

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