Posts tagged as: Hard Rock Hotel

Journey opens mini-residency at Hard Rock Hotel

Journey opens mini-residency at Hard Rock Hotel

The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino was in full rock star mode last night as iconic rock band Journey kicked off their nine-show Las Vegas residency. Immediately bringing the packed house to their feet when they opened their 19-song set with their famed “Any Way You Want It,” the entertainers sounded as good […]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 28 – May 2

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 28 – May 2

We are just days away from the long awaited welterweight world championship unification bout between Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pac-man” Pacquiao. The throwdown that has been claimed to be “The Fight of the Century,” (which we think is quite presumptuous considering that we are only 15 years into the century, but whatever) the […]

Rascal Flatts bring customized show to Vegas

Rascal Flatts bring customized show to Vegas

“I’m gonna stand on a rooftop, climb up a mountaintop baby, scream and shout…” that Rascal Flatts are in town and they are doing up their Sin City limited time engagement like they’ve ever done before. As the first country artists to not only play in the Hard Rock Hotel’s rock ‘n’ roll venue, The […]

Five reasons we love AFAN’s annual Black & White Party

Five reasons we love AFAN’s annual Black & White Party

Girls, put on your shopping shoes. Guys, dig through the back of your closet. It’s time for one of Vegas’ favorite and most fabulous annual parties. The Aid for AIDS of Nevada’s (AFAN) Black & White Party will celebrate its 28th year Aug. 23 at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel. Black and white […]

The heat’s back and so are poolside concerts in Las Vegas

The heat’s back and so are poolside concerts in Las Vegas

With winter but a distant memory and the sale of sunblock spiking, Las Vegas resort pools have opened. For many, a day at the pool means relaxation, a fruity drink and people-watching. On select nights, though, a few of Vegas’ pools open to a different crowd: the music fan. We’re not talking about the pool […]

Guns N’ Roses shooting for ‘kick-ass’ residency in Las Vegas

Guns N’ Roses shooting for ‘kick-ass’ residency in Las Vegas

Not a lot is being revealed about the upcoming Guns N’ Roses residency at the Hard Rock Hotel, but it will have lots of surprises, lead guitarist DJ Ashba said. When asked what will be different from the band’s first Hard Rock residency, he said mischievously, “just live sex shows.” And this is why we […]

Tom Green keeps it outrageous in stand-up residency in Las Vegas

Tom Green keeps it outrageous in stand-up residency in Las Vegas

Comedian Tom Green is done pranking his parents, who have retired from his barrage of more-than-annoying stunts. Green’s fans will quickly recall such pranks as the “slutmobile,” a not-safe-for-work piece of sexual art Green had airbrushed on the hood of his parents’ car. The paint job was shot for his controversial, yet popular, MTV show, […]

Guns N’ Roses to work on new album during Vegas residency

Guns N’ Roses to work on new album during Vegas residency

For the three weeks that Guns N’ Roses is performing a nine-show residency at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, the band will also be working on a new album. The last album GN’R released was “Chinese Democracy” in 2008. DJ Ashba, the band’s lead guitarist since 2009, said the band already has more […]

50 years later, Beatles still rockin’ Vegas Strip

50 years later, Beatles still rockin’ Vegas Strip

Fifty years after Beatlemania washed ashore on U.S. soil, The Beatles’ musical influence has not waned. Even some of the most youthful artists today credit the Beatles for being a major influence on their work. A few of the acrobats from Cirque du Soleil’s LOVE show performed Sunday night during a 50th anniversary special honoring The […]

Lounge your way to live music in Vegas

Lounge your way to live music in Vegas

You come to Las Vegas for the glitz, the excitement, the rush of risking it all.  Sometimes, though, it’s nice to step back from the eager tourists carrying drinks by the yard and enjoy a quality cocktail or two while listening to live music. I’m not talking lounges with DJs — those are a dime […]

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