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Vegas Weekender: Explosive Fourth of July fun

With Independence Day fast approaching, you’ll want to start planning your festivities. This year, unfortunately, the Fourth of July falls in the middle of the week – making visits to Vegas tricky. Don’t worry! If you’re in town this weekend (and stay beyond), you’ll discover plenty of patriotic happenings –…

Electronic music finds its new home in Vegas

Las Vegas isn’t just the Entertainment Capital of the World. It’s the reinvention capital of the world. The city has remade itself time and time again. What started out as a dusty railroad stop became a gaming mecca where the biggest entertainers in Hollywood hung out. Las Vegas then bucked…

DJ AM to be remembered at Vanity

DJ AM was loved by other DJs. He was loved by his fans. Heck, he was loved by Iron Man. Unfortunately, for his friends, family and fans he’s no longer here to see that love. DJ AM died of a drug overdose Aug. 28, 2009 at his New York City…

Pauly D takes on turntables, critics

Love it or hate it, MTV’s “Jersey Shore,” and its cast of greasy haired, muscle-bound Guidos and curvaceous, emotionally-charged Guidettes have become a cultural phenomena that have influenced our clothing, language and views of the young Italian demographic — for better or worse. The hard-partying bunch has taken over the…

Chew Fu brings his ‘refixes’ back to Rain

When you ask a DJ who they were influenced by, odds are you’re going to get a number of answers that could include names like Grandmaster Flash, Run DMC, Daft Punk and Paul Oakenfold. Rarely do you hear names like Charlie Parker and John Coltrane, but that’s exactly what prompted…

Your Vegas club survival guide

Nightclubs are everywhere in Vegas. Whether it’s a boutique club, a megaclub or a restaurant-by-day-club-by-night, for those roisterous travelers who venture to this desert oasis in search of an experience that will forever hold a spot in their memories, there is nothing like a Vegas club. The lucky ones who…

Fantasy Football Superdraft

While Vegas may be known as the entertainment capital of the world, it is also working on another title: Fantasy football capital of the world. Even if you don’t understand how a bunch of grown men can shell out big change to draft a make believe team and put more…