7 Nights in Hollywood: Oct 16 – 22

October 15, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, October 16: Hard-driving rock from The Bots (“Mix Black Keys and White Stripes and what you don’t get is grey sludge. You get kids who sound alive with feral punk energy” – The Guardian) for FREE at Amoeba. 6pm   Friday, October 17: Our neighbors at The Redbury are hosting a bourbon cocktail tasting. Your ticket to “Spirited Sessions ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: Oct 9 – 15

October 8, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, October 9: New-school R&B sensation The Weeknd plays the Hollywood Bowl, with South LA’s own Schoolboy Q opening. 7pm   Friday, October 10: Walk on broken glass to get your copies of the new Annie Lennox covers LP, Nostalgia, signed by the artist at Amoeba Music. 6pm   Saturday, October 11: Lady culture site Hellogiggles.com brings its monthly storytelling ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: Oct 2 – Oct 8

October 2, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, October 2: Enjoy meals from Hollywood’s best, all under one roof at the Taglyan Complex–it’s Sunset & Dine 3! Check out e*star’s post for more details. 5pm – 9pm   Friday, October 3: Check out indie rock sensations The War on Drugs at the second of two shows at The Fonda, with LA’s own Cass McCombs opening. 9pm   ...

 
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The Record Parlour

September 30, 2014

 

Can’t find the rare vinyl LPs you’re looking for at Amoeba Music? Well check out The Record Parlour, just a few blocks away on Selma Ave, near the Cahuenga intersection.   Outside, on the sidewalk, you’ll be greeted by the bargain bin, and its 98-cent apiece records. But don’t be fooled, there are definite bargains to be found, like original albums from Neil Diamond and Carly Simon.   Just inside, you’ll find the “Parlour Picks” rack, which features a lot of rare LPs and original pressings, like the Beach Boys Surfin’ Safari. A nearby rack featured new acquisitions, like a ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: Sept 25 – Oct 1

September 25, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, September 25: It’s Jurassic 5′s DJ Nu-Mark and Pharcyde’s Slimkid3, performing a live set from their new collaborative album at Amoeba Music! 6pm   Friday, September 26: Over at the Nerdmelt Showroom, it’s comedic debate show “Arguments and Grievances,” featuring expert debate on such topics as “Hugs vs. Drugs,” with each absurd argument settled by an audience vote. 7pm ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: Sept 18 – 24

September 17, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, September 18: ioWest brings the Prince parody/homage, Purple Rain: Redemption, featuring all the singing, dancing and all the sexy they can fit on one stage.” 9pm   Friday, September 19: Relive the greatest concert festival of all time, with Woodstock: The Directors Cut, at the Egyptian Theatre. Take in legendary performances from The Who, Carlos Santana, and Sly & ...

 
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Bloomberg Reports Condo Renaissance in LA, Boston

September 15, 2014

 

Bloomberg Businessweek is reporting that the early stages of a strong rebound in the U.S. condominium market have begun, with developers building new condo towers in LA, Boston, and Seattle.   According to to Bloomberg’s analysts, “Condos are regaining favor after a surge in rental demand pushed the U.S. apartment-vacancy rate to the lowest level in a decade, sending urban rents soaring, while the inventory of for-sale housing remains historically low.”   From the article (written by John Gittelsohn, Prashant Gopal and Hui-yong Yu), which cites a pair of Millennium Partners projects in Boston:   Construction cranes also spike the ...

 
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Gizmodo, rest of Internet React to Trench Video

September 10, 2014

 

Our latest video, “Inside the Trench,” has been making waves within the blogosphere, garnering nearly 2,000 views in its first two days. Seems the internet has taken an interest in the bright future of Hollywood!   In addition to Alissa Walker at Gizmodo, we were written up and shared by Neil Broverman at Curbed, and Penny Arévalo of the Hollywood Patch.   Gizmodo’s writer does a nice job of explaining the trenching process to their techie readership: “Trenching” is the practice of digging a deep trench in an area which is thought to contain a fault so the soils can ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: Aug 28 – Sept 4

August 27, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, August 28: Silicon Valley star Thomas Middleditch hosts UCB Theatre’s Extreme Gaming Championship, promising “low stakes gaming with hosts that might make fun of you and a very MEDIOCRE PRIZE for the winner.” 9pm   Friday, August 29: Check out all-time LA great DJ Spark on the wheels of steel at Amoeba Music’s Friday guest DJ series, Rotations. 8pm ...

 
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LA Times: State Geologist Considers Changes

August 26, 2014

 

John Parrish, the California State Geologist, was quoted in a recent LA Times article, regarding his forthcoming revisions to the state’s earthquake fault map.   The changes come in the wake of findings that there are no active faults beneath the Millennium Hollywood project.   Once Parrish receives the remainder of the technical data from the recent trenching, he will go about his revisions to the map. According to Rong-Gong Lin II and Rosanna Xia’s article, studies of other nearby sites have shown various inactive faults.   From the article: Depending on what the data shows, Parrish said one possibility ...

 
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