MALCOLM GLADWELL: When one needs to know about trends, vibes, directions, and where we're all heading next, one very often looks to this award-winning writer ("Blink" and "The Tipping Point"). He's signing his newest book "Outliers" at the Writer's Guild Theater (in association with Book Soup). Wednesday, January 14, 7:30PM. 135 S. Doheny Drive, Beverly Hills.
BOYZ II MEN: R&B superstars (and winners of multiple Grammys) stop by House of BluesAnaheim with hits like "End of the Road"; Jupiter Rising is also on the schedule. Wednesday, January 14, 7PM door. 1530 Disneyland Drive, Anaheim. 714-778-2583
GOOD NITE BAR FIRST ANNIVERSARY: The stylish Valley nitery puts on the pointy party hat in honor of its first year; look for tons of sippable specials and karaoke throughout the evening. 10721 Burbank Boulevard, North Hollywood. 818-286-3929