Are You Ready to Dance?!

MTV is heading here the weekend before Halloween to break the Guinness World Record for the Longest Dance Party Ever!

You may recall last year we had a heavy hand in breaking the Guinness World Record for the most people ever to do to the Time Warp and we couldn’t resist getting our hands in another one this year.

The O Music Awards (MTV’s online Music Awards) are the people putting it all together in celebration of the Awards Show on October 29. While all the dance party participants have already been selected, you’ll be able to watch the whole event streamed on The O Music Awards site & here, too! Proceeds will go to help LGBT youth issues.

Get ready to hear a lot more about it this month from us & them online & in the meantime – vote for your faves in the O Music Awards!

Open for The Parlotones

The international sensations The Parlotones are hitting Los Angeles on November 4 and they want you to be the opening act.

Visit thrillcall.com & submit your band once a day to be chosen. Have you friends submit, tell them you’re band is the one that needs this amazing opportunity!

The Parlotones have just three full length albums and in that, have sold more albums in South Africa than Coldplay has in the US. (Crazy, right?) As they make their US run, this is sure to be a “catch them when you could” kind of show.

Click below to submit your band or the one you want to see on this show!

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Tickets are available now via Ticketweb!

Who Will Meet Mickey?

We received your submissions for the Mickey Avalon meet & greet contest and now we need your help to decide! We’ve narrowed it down to 3 videos and you have to vote on which fan gets to meet Mickey at the May 14 show with Shinobi Ninja and Christina Cross.

1. CA Sunshine Dolls (Lauren) found their new alter-ego “Vicky” and she’s dying to meet Mickey & then some… (oh my!)

2. Christian busted out a custom rap to meet Mr. Avalon

3. Danielle thinks she should win because she is “A Very Important Person”

Vote for your favorite number in the comments on this blog and we’ll announce the winner on Friday, May 6!

Citysearch Best Of Voting Ending Soon

It is that time of year again! The time where we all rush to get some love on our favorite website, and yours, CITYSEARCH. The Roxy is up for Best Live Music Venue – and we would really appreciate some love and some honest feedback. We took it home in ’07 and ’08 and we would love nothing more than to take it in ’09 as well. Click the image below to be automatically directed to this years poll.

Citysearch Best Of 2008

Our Favorite Idol

For all you American Idol die-hards, make sure to tune in this week when SLASH takes over Rock Idol Week! We were happy to (secretly) open our doors to Slash and Co this past weekend – he is always welcome on our stage, and it was only fitting that he taught those Idol kid’s how its done!
Slash -Rock Idol Week-American Idol
Credit: my favorite guilty pleasure blog, OhNoTheyDidnt

Grease Is The Word

Taylor Hicks is a busy man these days- not only did he win American Idol, but now he’s on Broadway in the new production of Grease. We’re happy he’s going to take a little break from one stage – and hop onto ours. Tickets are onsale TODAY! So vote buy now! Call us for tickets – 310 278 9457 (we’re giving you a headstart) or head over to ticketmaster tomorrow at 11am.
Jailhouse Rock /American Idol
Youtube Credit: AliceinTaylorland

The Roxy Wins Best Rock Venue Site By VH1.COM

How exciting! The fans have spoken, and we are so ecstatic to have won the VH1 Rock Honors Best Rock Venue Site. We can’t express enough how thrilled we were to even be nominated (i always thought people lied when they said that…turns out its true!), but winning is even more exciting! Thanks again to everyone who voted!

VH1 Best Rock Venue Site