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Hall of Fame Composers Leiber and Stoller at Equator Books Tonight

August 7th, 2009 · No Comments

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Jerry Leiber (a Venice resident) and Mike Stoller will be at Equator Books Tonight to promote their new book Hound Dog while telling stories and signing stuff from 7-10 pm. A few of the songs they wrote together you may have heard include: Hound Dog (Elvis Presley) Jailhouse […]

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R/C Plane Buzzes Venice, Dive Bombs Skate Park

August 7th, 2009 · 1 Comment

How cool is this video from user VBView? Loving the aerial views of the Venice boardwalk and the Venice skate park and can’t wait to see some more videos from this guy. Join the forum discussion on this post

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DUI Checkpoint This Weekend in Venice!

August 7th, 2009 · No Comments

Over on our facebook page Justin hipped us to the Laist post that there will be some DUI checkpoints this weekend around town, with one of them tomorrow night in Venice at Lincoln Boulevard and Lucille Avenue between 7:30-3am. PS: Add us to facebook here. Remember when getting your drink on, stay away from your […]

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Venice Beach Music Fest This Weekend!

August 7th, 2009 · No Comments

The 4th annual Venice Beach Music Fest is this weekend, August 8th and 9th, 2009. Organized by local Venitian and master flamenco guitarist Michael Jost, the show runs both days starting at 11:30 am thru 7:30 pm in the Windward Plaza, where Windward meets the beach. Along with the music there will also be a […]

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Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women with Paul Thorn August 6, 2009 Santa Monica Pier Pictures

August 7th, 2009 · No Comments

Here are some pictures from tonight’s great Twilight Dance Series at the Santa Monica Pier featuring Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women with opening performer Paul Thorn. Playing next Thursday are the multi-ethnic, multi-lingual world beats of Idan Raichel Project from Israel and Elijah Emanuel with his bilingual reggae from Panama. The Twilight Dance Series […]

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