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ECHO PARK—No time like the present to discover some new music; no better place than the friendly Echo Country Outpost to do it. Tonight they're hosting Golden Birthday, a band from Chicago that describes themselves as ghettotech on their MySpace page. The show starts at 9pm; get there a few minutes early and check out some of the new wares, including cozy Pendleton blankets. 1930 Echo Park Ave. (323-667-9606) [Racked Inbox]
WEST HOLLYWOOD—Frederic Fekkai is bringing down the cost of beauty with a special package: get a blowout, polish change and makeup application all for $75. Nibblies and champagne are also included. The once-a-month special happens this Friday from 4pm to 6:30pm; appointments a must. 8457 Melrose Place (323-655-7800). [Racked Inbox]