Alex's Bar in Long Beach, CA. Love this place! Seen a lot of cool bands including Green Day! It is also the vampire bar Fangtasia on True Blood. You know when they are filming inside. Sigh, never "accidentally" ran into Alexander Saarsgard though :-(
Red Rock West Saloon was founded in April 1996. It was formerly known as the East Boondocks, a blues bar where jazz musicians, both famous and infamous, would drink and jam. It was considered risqué for it’s day. Many a former patron will come in and reminisce about their crazy antics at "the old Boondocks. "Now, it’s a rock n’ roll bar with a bit of country mixed in, but the wildness is still the greatest part of this corner local.
GunBar - 55 Gansevoort St. (nr. Ninth Ave.) GunBar's rock-inspired ambiance embraces the underground dive bar culture with a chic dose of elegance. The venue uniquely features a tattoo parlor for adventurous patrons, and hosts notable DJs. Paying homage to the dark downtown renegade culture of New York City, the subterranean dive bar-inspired club boasts wall-to-wall street art which has been curated to reflect controlled chaos.