Part Time Punks

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PART TIME PUNKS takes place at The Echo on 1822 Sunset in Los Angeles, every Sunday night.

PART TIME PUNKS is a club that takes over noted Echo Park live music venue, The Echo on 1822 Sunset, every Sunday night. The night focuses heavily on DIY and Indie vinyl coming out of the U.S., UK and Europe from 1977 to the present: Punk, Post-Punk, Synth-Punk, Synthpop, Minimal Synth, Dark/Cold/Minimal Wave, NDW, Industrial, New Wave, No Wave, C86, Indiepop, Twee, Shoegaze, Baggy and even Krautrock…

  • 07.05 BRITPOP NITE with Guest DJ Alex Transistor

    Come spend a nite dancing to a sing-along mix of the best in Britpop: BLUR, OASIS, PULP, PRIMAL SCREAM, SUEDE, SUPERGRASS, THE STONE ROSES, JAMES, HAPPY MONDAYS, ELASTICA, SLEEPER, ASH, BLUETONES, CAST, DOVES, TEENAGE FANCLUB, THE VASELINES, THE WEDDING PRESENT, RIDE, MBV, THE JESUS AND MARY CHAIN & more...  (Not to mention a splash of sounds from our side of the pond: THE PIXIES, THE BREEDERS, VERUCA SALT, DROP NINETEENS, NIRVANA, SMASHING PUMPKINS & more...)  All in all, the very best of the 90s.  And all in one place for a nite for the first time in almost a year & a half at PTP...


    This WILL sell out. 

    Without a doubt.

    So get yer tix NOW.

    and HERE.

  • 07.17 Special Part Time Punks presents show with CRISIS ARM + NOSTALGIST @ LaCita @ 8pm
  • 07.19 DAVID BOWIE NITE w/Guest DJ Jose Maldonado [from SWEET & TENDER HOOLIGANS]

    Part Time Punks devotes an entire evening to the 40+ years of David Bowie's brilliant back catalogue... From psychedelic folk to glitter and glam, from funk to soul and the thin white duke. From Ziggy to Iggy to Eno to Fripp to Bolan to Lennon to Jagger and Lou and Andy and Freddy (Mercury) and even Nicholas Roeg and David Lynch...all the best of Bowie's collaborations will get a spin, too, not to mention his glam contemporaries and post-punk disciples...  


    This WILL sell out, folks.  Without a doubt.  Just a question of how quick!

    ALL AGES are welcome! Doors open at 8PM!

    Get adv tix.

  • 08.09 WEEKEND [Slumberland Records] + KING WOMAN + AMANDA X + SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE

    This one's gonna sell out too, folks.  Also just a question of how quick!

    ALL AGES are welcome! Doors open at 8PM!

    Get adv tix.


    This muthafucka is gonna sell out, too, gang.  Show #3 in the unholy PTP triumverate in August (along with WHIRR 8/2 and WEEKEND 8/9). So get those tix NOW!

    Get adv tix.

  • 08.16 80s MIXTAPE NITE with Guest DJs Alex & Ray [from Depeche Mode & Smiths Conventions]

    Part Time Punks devotes by an evening to the coolest of indie & underground dance floor sounds of the 1980s. What to expect? Why, lots of sounds from PTP stalwarts, The Smiths, New Order, The Cure, Depeche Mode, David Bowie, Bauhaus, Siouxie & The Banshees, Sisters Of Mercy, Nitzer Ebb, The Normal, Jesus & Mary Chain, Echo & The Bunnymen and The Chameleons...

    PLUS a whole slew of sounds from labels like Factory, 4ad, Mute and Rough Trade. AND, of course, some of your very favorite guilty pleasures by the likes of OMD, Human League, Ultravox, Tears For Fears, Psychedelic Furs, Pet Shop Boys, Flock Of Seagulls, Berlin, Bronski Beat, Bow Wow Wow, Adam Ant, Sinead O'Connor, Kate Bush and John Peel only knows what else...

    With PTP's good friends and regular collaborators, Guest DJs Alex Luevano and Ray DeVries (who host the annual Depeche Mode and Smiths Conventions here in LA).

    For fans of MTV's rule & groundbreaking program 120 MINUTES and classic "alternative music" of the 1980s...!

  • 09.06 SMITHS/MORRISSEY NITE w/Guest DJ JOSE MALDONADO (Sweet & Tender Hooligans)

    Come spend the evening oscillating wildly to the songs that saved your life...aka your favourite tunes by Morrissey and The Smiths!  With a healthy dash of Moz's inspirations and contemporaries (and even a few Smiths clones thrown in to see just how big of fan you really are...)  Of course Cut Out Morrissey will be there courtesy of PTP photog, Dylan Gordon aka D-M-A-X, for all your endless dancefloor contortions and photo op demands...

    [And since Monday is a holiday you don't even hafta call in sick to work or school!]

    @ THE ECHOPLEX (1154 Glendale Blvd.)

    Doors open at 9PM sharp. As with ALL PTP events, anyone 18+ is welcome!

  • 09.22 CHAMELEONS VOX performing 'Script Of The Bridge' in its' entirety @ The Echoplex

    Part Time Punks is proud to present a very special Tuesday nite edition of PTP with Mark Burgess and his CHAMELEONS VOX peforming The Chameleons 1st LP, 'Script Of The Bridge' in its entirety!  This show WILL without a doubt sell out, gang, and I'm guessing sooner than later.  (Like, we've already sold over 200 tix and the show is still 6 months away!)  So get yer adv tix NOW while you can!  ALL AGES are welcome for this one-time event!

    Get adv tix.


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