Sunset Strip is home to a number of legendary music venues, many of which were the launching pads for what became the biggest bands in the country. One of these is the Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood. The Roxy is known by music lovers all over the world.
Los Angeles is known for the unique architecture of its restaurants, dating back to the Brown Derby Restaurant in the shape of a derby hat. One of note is Carney’s Restaurant on the Sunset Strip.
In the city of Los Angeles it seems most every location was seen in a film. Lesser known is how many locations are sung about in songs.
If you’re a fan of rock music, particularly the legends that created the classics, then you’ll want to skip the Hollywood Walk of Fame during your LA vacation and pay a visit to the Rock Walk instead.
Some legends are hard to escape and so it is with the gritty past of the Comedy Store. Once a nightclub owned by the mob, creepy things, hauntings and even modern day suicides and murders are associated with the popular Sunset Strip comedy club.
If you are visiting LA, forget about the Hard Rock Cafe and go to Whiskys. Whisky A Go Go, affectionately known as Whiskys, is probably one of the most famous nightclubs in LA and the rock and roll music scene.