Celebs

Katy Perry debuts her Madame Tussauds Las Vegas Wax Figure

Pop star Katy Perry posed for photos with a Madame Tussauds Las Vegas wax figure of herself at Paramount Studios on Saturday afternoon (January 26). “Whenever I have to go do something particularly that I don’t necessarily want to do, I’m just sending her cause she’s a great identical version…

Jillian Michaels and Nick Carter spotted at TAO Nightclub in Las Vegas

Saturday night Jillian Michaels was spotted dining at TAO Asian Bistro.  Joined by girlfriend Heidi Rhodes, fellow trainer Bob Harper and friends, the Biggest Loser trainer enjoyed favorites including satay bass and crispy rice before heading to TAO Nightclub where she got into the DJ booth with ERIC D-LUX.  A nearby fan…

Interview with Dizzy Reed from Guns N’ Roses

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com One of the most controversial and iconic rock bands, Guns N’ Roses are taking the stage in Vegas for two incredible shows at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel on Dec. 30 – 31. The Vegas shows are part of GNR’s first U.S. tour in five…

Pawn Stars bring history to Vegas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Each day about 4,000 people visit the Gold and Silver Pawn Shop on the Las Vegas Strip. No, it’s not a sign of the recession. Since “Pawn Stars” debuted on the History Channel in 2009 it has become one of the network’s highest-rated shows, making the…

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…

Rod Stewart swings his hair back and forth

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Rod Stewart’s hair is as timeless as his music. After more than five decades of performing, the legendary British rocker can still swing his hair back and forth to make hordes of women flock to the front of the stage at his shows, and they do.…

Hangin’ with Rodney Carrington

 By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Texas native Rodney Carrington has been making audiences laugh with his unique brand of stand-up comedy for almost 20 years. He doesn’t just tell jokes. A singer and songwriter, Carrington incorporates his repertoire of hilarious songs into his act. Carrington released his debut album “Hangin’ with…

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…

Nick Cannon does comedy in Vegas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com As an entertainer Nick Cannon wears many hats. He’s an actor, rapper, radio and television personality and a stand-up comedian. Not only does he do all these things, but he’s successful at them, having been cited by People Magazine as one of the “Top Ten most…

Versatile performer Sykes brings her stand up to Vegas

Ranking among Entertainment Weekly’s 25 Funniest People in America, Wanda Sykes has established herself as both a successful comedian and actress. Her boisterous personality and witty humor has been featured in countless comedy specials and feature films. Sykes was born in Portsmouth, Va. and was raised in Maryland. She attended…

Corey Feldman’s Lost Boys Ball

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Everyone knows Corey Feldman for his work in memorable films such as “The Goonies” and “Stand by Me.” What you may not know is that Feldman is also a singer in his band Truth Movement.  The band is hitting the road and making a stop in Vegas for Corey…

He writes the songs

By Caroline Fontein (caroline.fontein@vegas.com) Vegas.com With more than 80 million records sold worldwide and a career spanning more than 35 years, renowned singer-songwriter Barry Manilow is a music icon. What many people may not know is that he’s also a successful jingle writer. Early on in his career, he penned…

Teller talks

It’s Penn Jillette who does most, if not all of the talking in the magic show Penn & Teller at the Rio hotel in Las Vegas. But the quieter half of the duo actually has a lot of things to say: On being the quiet one … “If it needs…

Q & A with Penn Jillette

Penn Jillette, the taller, more talkative half of comedy magic duo Penn & Teller, performs in their show six nights a week at the Rio Hotel and Casino. (Read more about Penn & Teller’s show at the Rio). When he’s not busy entertaining Vegas audiences, he also finds time in…