WHISKY SERVES UP DOUBLE SHOT OF METAL WITH HOLLYWOOD ROSES & MOTLEY TOO
Sure, it’s been awhile since Guns N’ Roses and Motley Crue played the Sunset Strip. But if you have enough Night Train Express and head to the Whisky A Go-Go tonight, you, like Bowling for Soup, may be able to drift back to 19, 19 1985!
Perhaps the the next best thing to a real Guns/Motley double-bill, local legends Hollywood Roses (right) and Motley Too (below) will be visiting the Whisky tonight to do a little dancing with Mr. Browntstone and shouting at the Devil while keeping the spirit of Sunset strip-launched heavy metal alive!
SoCal rockers Never Justified, who cite GN’R as a key influence, along with Foo Fighters, Zeppelin and Slash, are also on the bill and making the Saturday night event the band’s record release showcase for Never Justified’s debut EP.
Also set to hit the Whisky stage tonight, Sept. 14, is OC Bay, a local duo delivering original tunes and familiar covers. Get more deets here.
• Phoenix glam rock stalwarts, Tuff – Sept. 21
• Industrial rockers Powerman 5000 – Sept. 25
• Dizzy Reed‘s Hookers & Blow – Oct. 7
• Metal-maricahi mash-up of Metalchi – Oct. 11
• Concord, Cali. thrashers Death Angel – Oct. 19
• Michigan hit-makers I See Stars – Oct. 31
• Local nu-metal innovators Otep – Nov. 9
• Sunset Strip rock refugees L.A. Guns – Dec. 2