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FREE Tickets to The Shawn and Hobby Band at The House of Blues
January 25, 2011

You need a little twang in your monotonous LA life. Spice up your Hollywood with some Honky Tonk from The Shawn and Hobby Band, and we’ve got your tickets, free drinks and swag so keep reading.

The Shawn and Hobby band is a five piece group straight out of Nashville, where they perform over 250 shows with some of their own stylized creations and classic covers like Tom Petty and Credence Clearwater Revival.

The Shawn and Hobby Band is singing some sweet harmonies at The House of Blues this Saturday, January 29th, inside the Foundation Room. Thick with soul and engraved with funk, The House of Blues in West Hollywood is one of LA’s richest music venues. So if you think you can clear up your Saturday night for some VIP treatment and a taste of Nashville’s best, follow these directions:

Make sure you’ve “liked” our Facebook page…or else. (

Then send us an email to and let us know what you would like to discover and indulge in LA. Are you looking for a new bar? A new brunch spot? Found something cool you want to share? Let us know and we will post it on our blog!

We’ll pick someone at random out of our inbox for the House of Blues this weekend, and here’s what you’ll win:

Free entry for TWO to the House of Blues this Saturday

First (2) drinks on the house

Signed Shawn and Hobby CD and Live Performance DVD

Get to likin’, you don’t wanna miss this night of awesome amenities on us.


D & S!


Coachella 2011…better than the last?
January 19, 2011

The lineup for Coachella 2011 has dropped, and its hot…Black Keys, Arcade Fire, KOL, Animal Collective, Wiz Khalifa,  Robyn, Duran Duran, LAURYN HILL?!?! (that will go one of two ways), oh and Kanye.

Is it better than last year? What do you think?