The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel

Mötley Crüe delivers on hellish promise

Rock concerts were my lifeblood as a youth – I’ve been elbowed and stomped in mosh pits, kicked in the face by a crowd-surfer and gotten into a hedonistic mud fight as rain drenched a three-day rock festival in the Netherlands. I’ve left shows wearing other people’s beer and sweat…

5 ways to rock out in Vegas

Calling all wannabe rockers, this is a blog post for you. If you’re looking for information on actual rocks, you’ve come to the wrong place. Not that there’s anything wrong with rocks — in fact, Vegas is home to some really nice ones such as Red Rock National Conservation Area — but…

Photos of Mötley Crüe at the Hard Rock Hotel in Vegas

Mötley Crüe kickstarted everyone’s heart on Feb. 4 at their second show in Vegas as part of their month-long residency at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel. With explosive pyrotechnics, sexy dancers, a performance area that hovers over the audience and Tommy Lee’s famous 360-degree drum roller coaster, their show…

Styx guitarist forever Young

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com  The legendary rock band Styx may have been at the peak of their record-selling career 30 years ago, but their music continues to be a part of pop culture. Just turn on the radio to any station playing Top 40 today, and you’ll hear a reference to their song…

Moody Blues drummer still the cutting Edge

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com After more than four decades of composing hit songs and performing sold-out tours around the world, drummer Graeme Edge of English rock band The Moody Blues shows no signs of slowing down. On April 27, his group is launching their U.S. Voyage 2011 Precious Cargo Tour…

Vegas is ghoulish about Halloween

It doesn’t need to be Halloween to wear a costume in Vegas, but it’s certainly more fun to don your crazy attire when there’s money and prizes involved. If you pack accordingly, you could enter several costume parties over the course of the weekend without ever wearing the same outfit…