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Mickey Avalon rocks South Shore’s Whiskey Dick’s Saloon

Mickey Avalon headlines Whiskey Dick's Saloon in South Lake Tahoe on Friday, Dec. 16.
Courtesy / Mickey Avalon via Facebook |

If you go ...

What: Mickey Avalon

When: Friday, Dec. 16, 9 p.m.

Where: Whiskey Dick’s Saloon

Tickets: $18

Info: http://www.facebook.com/whiskeydickstahoe

Multi-genre, Los Angeles-based artist Mickey Avalon makes a tour stop at South Shore’s Whiskey Dick’s Saloon on Friday, Dec. 16, at 9 p.m.

With music that can be classified as hip-hop, rap, punk and sometimes folk, Avalon rose to prominence in the early 2000s under the Interscope Records label.

“Through Interscope, Avalon released his now-classic self-titled debut album, which showcased his rhyming style and indulgent lyrics.

“Mickey’s contagious demeanor and unique writing style has made him a hot commodity in the music industry as hip-hop artist Young Jeezy and producer Jermaine Dupri jumped at the chance to collaborate with him for a Boost Mobile commercial.

“Avalon then joined forces with rock acts the Happy Mondays, and Unwritten Law, with whom he co-wrote the radio hit ‘Shoulda Known Better,’” states the musician’s online biography.

The artist has also performed alongside renown musicians like Red Hot Chili Peppers, Travis Barker, Snoop Dogg and Slightly Stoopid.

Avalon’s hits include fan favorites “Jane Fonda” and “Mr. Right.”

Tickets for his South Shore gig are available for $20 at Whiskey Dick’s Saloon, The Spot or online at http://www.ticketweb.com.

Learn more about Avalon online at http://www.mickeyavalon.com, or on Facebook.

To get additional details on his upcoming gig at Whiskey Dick’s Saloon, visit http://www.facebook.com/whiskeydickstahoe.

The venue is located at 2660 Lake Tahoe Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe.

— Lake Tahoe Action

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