Party Backstage with Escape The Fate

Escape The Fate’s FREE Live DVD filming is going down this Sunday & we want to hook you up with a chance to hang with the back backstage, get an exclusive meet & greet, AND get to hear the entire new album with the band!

All you have to do to enter is Tweet a video, photo, or essay (yes, essay… it’s a big contest!) of why you should get to meet the band. There are 4 passes up for grabs that get you +1 each.

BUT WAIT, there’s more! The BEST submission will win the ultimate VIP package that includes VIP access for the show, party backstage, pizza party at The Rainbow, and access to the exclusive performance before the show at Soundcheck Hollywood!

Use #ETFLiveatTheRoxy in your Tweets to make them count.

Winners will be announce at 5:00pm, Saturday January 5.


Win Tickets to SSMF!

Win a pair of tickets to the Sunset Strip Music Festival street fest on 8/18 from The Roxy & Dim Mak!

We know you want to see the awesome SSMF headliners and you especially want to see the amazing Roxy lineup and the Dim Mak stage so we’re giving you a chance to get in free.

Tweet “Hey @TheRoxy & @DimMakRecs! I want to party with you at @SSMF on 8/18!” between now & Thursday to enter.

Winner will be announced from @TheRoxy & @DimMakRecs at 5:00pm on Thursday, August 9.

Good luck!

For tickets & more information visit

Win Amanda Palmer Tickets!

On July 18, Amanda Palmer and the Grand Theft Orchestra are here for a sold out show and we want you, the uber fans who didn’t get tickets in time, to be there.

For the next 5 weeks, we’ll be giving away a pair of tickets to the show every Tuesday and all you have to do is get the trivia question right! Each week the questions will get harder so if you don’t know a lot about Amanda F-ing Palmer, you better get your answers in soon.

Follow @TheRoxy on Twitter and keep an eye out for the #AMANDAROX trivia question each Tuesday!

Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra‘s brand new album “Theatre is Evil” is due out this September. Check out the just released album art below:

WIN: American Idiot The Musical

Let’s face it, we all love Green Day. Have you ever really met someone that hates Green Day? No. It’s not possible. Everyone knows at least one GD song, so why not take it to the next level with Green Day’s American Idiot the Broadway musical playing at The Ahmanson Theatre in Downtown LA?!

This incredible rock opera will have you feeling like you’re at a live concert sooner than you can finish saying Broadway. The crew is so excited to come to LA that they want you, Roxy readers, to go to the show!

Here’s how you can win! Leave a comment on this blog saying why you really, really, really want the tickets to the March 20th 8pm performance of American Idiot and we’ll select TWO winners Friday, March 16. Good luck!

Green Day’s American Idiot runs March 13th to April 22nd at the Ahmanson Theatre in Downtown LA. For more information, click here.
P.S. – Don’t want to wait to win? Can’t wait? Click here for 50% off seats in the mezzanine!

Open for The Dear & Departed!

So you’re in a band and you think “Man! I want to play the Roxy!” Well, this is your chance to win!

The Dear and Departed features well-known LA tattoo artist, Dan Smith aka Dan Under, and you’ve probably seen him on episodes of LA Ink. Smith grew up listening to bands like The Jam, New Order, Duran Duran, and more that shaped his love for punk and new wave. The Dear & Departed also includes Scott Sprigg, Darren Parkinson, Jimmy Walsh & Neeraj Kane. The band has put out three albums, Something Quite Peculiar, Chapters, and their latest, Every Waking Moment takes the band’s sound to a new level. The album, out on Equal Vision Records was produced by New Found Glory’s Chad Gilbert and the band has performed worldwide with Alkaline Trio, Avenged Sevenfold, AFI, and more.

Here’s how you can enter to open for this awesome band! First of all, check your calendar, are you free March 15? Good.

You have two options to submit your band:
1. Tweet: We want to rock @TheRoxy’s stage with @DearandDeparted on 3/15! (Link to your music) #DearDepartedRox

2. Facebook Post:
On The Roxy’s Facebook Page: We want to play with The Dear and Departed on March 15! (Link to your music)
On The Dear & Departed’s Facebook Page: We want to play with you at The Roxy on March 15! (Link to your music)

The band with the most retweets on their Tweet or Likes on their post will win! The Dear & Departed will pick the winning band at 12pm on March 8, so post away, tell your friends, and good luck!

Win Fitz Tix!

THIS Saturday – Fitz and the Tantrums will be here for a very special invite-only show with 104.3MYFM and they’ve given us 5 pairs of tickets to giveaway to you!

You may or may not know that just about everyone at The Roxy is a huge fan of Fitz and the Tantrums and if you are too, you know why. Take a look at this video of them performing at On The Rox in early 2010 and try not to dance.

Here’s how you can win!

Tweet: “Give me tickets to @FitzandTantrums at the @1043MyFM show @TheRoxy! #FitzRox” to enter for tickets to the invite-only 104.3MyFM show with one of the best bands on the planet!

Winners will be announced from @TheRoxy at 11:00am Friday so check your mentions on Twitter if you’re playing along!

Good Luck and we’ll see the winners on Saturday! πŸ˜€

Meet Mickey Avalon

May 14, Mickey Avalon makes his infamous return to The Roxy Theatre and we want to hook you up!

Mickey Avalon made his debut on the scene in 2006 with his self-titled album featuring the song know one could get out of their head Jane Fonda “1-2-3-4, get your booty on the dance floor”. His sophomore release “Stoke Me” was released in 2009 and now Mickey is ready to bring it back to Hollywood!

We’re giving away 10 meet & greet passes to the May 14 show! All you have to do is make a video giving us your best Mickey. You can do impressions, recreate a video, beg & plea until you’re convinced we must give you the passes! The passes will be good for you +1 and include tickets to the show, so get a friend to help you out.

How to submit:
1. Upload it to YouTube
2. Email the link to and include your name, phone number & Twitter handle
3. You must submit by April 28.

Tickets for the show are available online via Ticketweb here and through The Roxy box office at 310-278-9457

4/20 Bananabeat Giveaway

Here’s the deal, California’s favorite holiday 4/20 is right around the corner and we’re celebrating with Shwayze and Cisco Adler & The Pigeons! The Bananajam will also feature special guests Mod Sun, Chris Young the Rapper, and Nikko Gray.

We want you to have the best time ever so us & Bananabeat Records are giving you a chance to get totally hooked up for the show!

If you’re the grand prize winner, here’s what you’ll WIN:

-VIP table for you + 7 of your friends
-Swag from Bananabeat, Shwazye, The Pigeons, Chris Young & The Roxy
-You get to choose 3 songs that Shwazye or The Pigeons have to play!

AND as an added bonus, for every 10 retweets you get (per tweet up to Friday, April 15), we’ll give you 1 free ticket to the show!

If you don’t win the full prize, the 2nd & 3rd runner-ups will still get Bananabeat swag and tickets for your retweets.

Here’s what you need to do:

1. Fill out this form here!
2. We’ll send you your own trackable link and hashtag for the contest.
3. SPREAD THE WORD. The person with the most clicks and retweets wins!
4. Enjoy the show!

Tickets for this awesome show are available through The Roxy box office at 310-278-9457 or online via Ticketweb here.