Escape the Christmas carolers this December at The Hi Hat.  The venue hosts a slew of new and emerging acts in at an exciting, intimate venue. The Hi Hat features Hot Gai Thai Fried Chicken Tuesday–Sunday 6–11 p.m.  5043 YORK BLVD. Dec. 1 — KID ROW WINTER SHOW Details: Hosted by KROQ DJ Megan Holiday, Saturday 2–4 p.m. Admission: Free admission, all-ages, features 12 bands Dec. 1 — PART TIME RECORD RELEASE PARTY: Patrick Nolan & Perfection, Rumblepak Details: Presented by The Hi Hat & Pretty But Wicked  Saturday 8 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($10–$12) (SOLD OUT), 21+ Dec. 2 —  INSTANT JOY! Frieda's Roses, Many Distant Cities, Zeitgeist and the Mage Details: Presented by The Hi Hat & Lovely Dove, Sunday 3–7p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($8), all ages Dec. 3 —  GLACIAL PALMS EP RELEASE PARTY: Haunted Summer, Lauren Lakis, The No. 44 Details: Presented by The Hi Hat & ON3, Monday 8 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($5–$20), 21+ Dec. 5 —  FRED THOMAS, Smile Lines (Deerhoof),  Dancing Tongues Details: Wednesday 8 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($10), 21+ Dec. 6 — LILY WATERS BIRTHDAY PARTY FT. PRECIOUS KID, Maiah Manser Details: Thursday 8 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($5), all ages Dec. 8 — GIRLS ROCK FUNDRAISER FT. RAMONDA HAMMER Flaviya, Blushh, Mini Bear, Esme + Zadie, Vanessa Silberman, bridgette Details: Presented by The Hi Hat & Girls Rock SB, Saturday 4-10 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($5), minors under 18 must be with parent or legal guardian Dec. 10 — BIZOU, Absurdist Fiction, Launcher, Crook Details: Monday 7 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($5), 21+ Dec. 12 — FACING NEW YORK Details: Wednesday 7 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($12), all ages Dec. 14 — THE ALTONS: ADRI'S BIRTHDAY JUKEBOX, Kiki Diágo Details: Friday 8 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($7), all ages Dec. 15 — REGGIE AND THE FULL EFFECT [SOLO], Andy Jackson Details: Saturday 7 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($17), 21+ Dec. 18 — AIRPLANE MODE, Free The Robots, Nanna B, Iliagorovitz, (Thee) Mike B Details: Presented by The Hi Hat & The Gaslamp Killer Tuesday 7 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($10), 21+ Dec. 19 — BUZZBANDS.LA HOLIDAY HAPENING FT. CRIMINAL HYGIENE, Wargirl, Liv Slingerland Details: Presented by The Hi Hat & BUZZBANDS.LA , Wednesday 8 p.m. Admission: Purchase tickets here ($10), 21+  
Matthew Reagan
Contributing Writer | mreagan@oxy.edu

Originally from Aliso Viejo in Orange County, California — Matthew Reagan is a sophomore Urban & Environmental Policy major and Linguistics minor at Occidental College in Eagle Rock, California. Matthew also serves at the News Editor of Occidental’s newspaper The Occidental. Matthew enjoys politics, Los Angeles area sports and going to concerts. Matthew can be found @MatthewReagan_ on twitter or by email at ByMatthewReagan@gmail.com.