The Strokes' Julian Casablancas turns restaurateur

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Article Date: October 12, 2008 | Publication: NME | Author: editors
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Frontman to open Los Angeles 'BBQ' restaurant

The Strokesí frontman Julian Casablancas is set to open a restaurant in Los Angeles, and will DJ at the official launch tomorrow (October 13).

Casablancas is among a string of well-known faces to invest in the venture, including Mark Ronson, actors Gerard Butler, Danny Masterson, Chris Masterson and Laura Prepon and DJ Steve Aoki.


The eaterie is a Korean BBQ called Shin, and is located in the Hollywood neighbourhood.

Ronson, Steve Aoki and DJ Mom Jeans aka Danny Masterson will also DJ at the party, taking place in Hollywood tomorrow night.

--By our New York staff.