The best rappers are masters of language, rhyme, and the ability to walk onstage in front of thousands of people and talk about some very sexy topics. Watch the best with this GrouponLive deal.
- $10 for one ticket to Mickey Avalon (up to $19.40 value)
- General admission
- Door time: one hour before showtime
- Ticket values include all fees.
- Friday, August 29, at 9 p.m. (The Beachside Tavern)
- Saturday, August 30, at 10 p.m. (Sports Page Live)
- Born: Yeshe Perl
- How Yeshe Perl became Mickey Avalon: when his breakout single, “Jane Fonda,” leased his life a second act after a childhood and early adulthood addled with drug addiction
- Mickey’s unique genre: “glam rap,” as coined by LA Weekly
- What that means: outlandish, highly personal lyrics that reflect his experiences in the underbelly of Los Angeles; owning more tattoos than shirts
- His last album: 2012’s Loaded
- Its lead track: “Girlfriend,” in which Mickey’s brash voice spits a refrain about an adolescent relationship’s ultimate question—”Who likes who more?”