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Under the Influence of Frankie Moreno

Under the Influence of Frankie Moreno

I admit it, I’ve fallen under the influence of Frankie Moreno. I should have recognized the warning signs when my toes started tapping at his dress rehearsal two weeks ago. Then came the head bobbing during an interview with Moreno last week when he described his passion for music and…
Billy Idol rocks the stage in Las Vegas

Billy Idol rocks the stage in Las Vegas

Spiky bleach blonde hair. Black leather pants. A killer bod. Yep, Billy Idol still has it goin’ on. I was always a fan of Billy Idol. You can thank my mom for that. She used to tape (yes, I said tape) his music videos and performances from our handy-dandy VCR. We’d play them back and…
Lionel Richie spans the generations

Lionel Richie spans the generations

It’s a show for the generations. When Lionel Richie took the stage Wednesday night at Planet Hollywood’s Axis Theater, everyone from Millennials to the Greatest Generation filled the capacity audience, ready to party all night long (yep, we went there). That cross-generational appeal comes as no surprise to Richie. He…
Vegas mourns the passing of Prince

Vegas mourns the passing of Prince

Las Vegas is mourning the loss of legendary music artist Prince today. He performed concerts in Vegas several times and even had a six-month residency at the Rio in 2006-2007. Prince fans have been going to see the tribute show, “Purple Reign,” in Vegas for years. The show posted today, “One…
Keeping up with the clothes at “O”

Keeping up with the clothes at “O”

When people think of Cirque du Soleil, images of unimaginable contortionists, unbelievable acrobats, and mind-blowing stunts are oftentimes the first thoughts that come to mind. And while these elements of Cirque du Soleil undoubtedly make this production company stand out from the rest, there is another facet of Cirque that,…
Backstage with Brad Garrett

Backstage with Brad Garrett

What’s the best way to beat the Monday blues? Well this week, our vice was a dose of hilarity at Brad Garrett’s Comedy Club in the basement of the MGM Grand. With a lineup of outstanding comedians performing seven nights a week with scheduled performances by the club’s namesake throughout…
Every day, we’re in ‘LOVE’

Every day, we’re in ‘LOVE’

We dare you to see “The Beatles LOVE” by Cirque du Soleil and sit still through the performance. We’ll just let you know now that it is impossible…we wouldn’t even make that bet with a robot; it is The Beatles we are talking about, after all. Oh and now that…
How to get your Vegas showgirl fix

How to get your Vegas showgirl fix

When people think of Las Vegas, a Rolodex of Sin City icons flips through their minds like the images on an old-school slot machine. From images of Elvis Presley and Frank Sinatra to Lady Luck and the sounds of coins hitting the metal collection plate after a jackpot pull, Vegas…
Rascal Flatts gets back to their ‘Rhythm & Roots’

Rascal Flatts gets back to their ‘Rhythm & Roots’

Kicking off their second Las Vegas residency at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino earlier this week, country music trio Rascal Flatts is taking fans on a musical journey with their re-imagined “Rhythm & Roots” show. One concert deep in their nine-show engagement, the group that has…
‘Show’ off this Valentine’s Day

‘Show’ off this Valentine’s Day

So you’ve found yourself in Sin City for the sexiest holiday of the year and you need some tips on which shows to see to ignite that lover’s day spark. Well, lucky for you, not only does the Entertainment Capital of the World have a massive selection for almost every…
Your sexiest Valentine’s Day (and night) yet

Your sexiest Valentine’s Day (and night) yet

Ahh, Valentine’s Day — we meet again and this year we aren’t holding any of our sexy back. We’ve got tips on how to crank up the heat in and out of the bedroom from some of the hottest performers and shows on the Strip. We already know that our Valentine’s…
Rock of Ages rocks the Rio

Rock of Ages rocks the Rio

I wanna rock! … and make sure that all of the rad ’80s songs that are currently stuck in our heads after checking out Rock of Ages at the Rio last night will stay there to get us through the weekend. The show has moved from the Venetian to the Rio and let us be…
Tapping into Vegas entertainment

Tapping into Vegas entertainment

One of the best parts about living in the Entertainment Capital of the world is that no matter where you are in this city, you’re bound to be in the presence of an entertainer. For example, we recently spotted Marie Osmond casually passing through Whole Foods, Louie Anderson grabbing a…
Pour some Epsom salt on me

Pour some Epsom salt on me

Lesson learned this week: Pole dancing is incredibly difficult and for those of you who don’t believe me, I dare you to try for yourself and then revisit those thoughts while your entire body is recovering in a hot bath of Epsom salts. But seriously, as a pretty active individual…
John Fogerty is rocking the Venetian

John Fogerty is rocking the Venetian

If 70 years old is as much fun as John Fogerty makes it look… let’s all just hop in the time machine now and hit fast forward. Kicking off his eight-show Vegas concert engagement at the Venetian, this iconic rocker absolutely rocked the house (as much as you can rock…
Shows we wish were still in Vegas

Shows we wish were still in Vegas

While we admit that there is more than enough chill to go around in Vegas, the difference between Sin City and Netflix, another entertainment mecca, is that you simply cannot rewind Vegas to relive some of the most epic entertainment moments in history. With Don Arden’s “Jubilee” bowing out of…
The best shows we saw in 2015

The best shows we saw in 2015

Very few things are impossible and in my humble opinion, being told to pick a single favorite show in Las Vegas, the Entertainment Capital of the World, is one of them. Home to the cream of the crop in the world of entertainment, here in Vegas, we are spoiled with…
Sin City celebrates Sinatra’s 100th

Sin City celebrates Sinatra’s 100th

Some entertainers captivate an audience while others captivate an entire city. Defining Las Vegas, the place that defines performers, Frank Sinatra was not only the ultimate entertainer, but was also the man largely responsible for setting the bar here in the Entertainment Capital of the World. On the day that…
Celebrate the season with Vegas holiday shows

Celebrate the season with Vegas holiday shows

Vegas loves to get decked out for the holidays. You’ll find ice rinks on the Strip, beautiful decorations in hotels and special holiday dinners in the restaurants. Even our shows reflect the seasonal spirit. During December you’ll find lots of productions in Vegas that add a little something to make things merrier. Check…
The 59th anniversary of a million-dollar day

The 59th anniversary of a million-dollar day

What happens when an impromptu jam session between Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash breaks out on an unexpected evening in December? History. You get positively iconic, musical history. Tomorrow marks the 59th anniversary of the night that these four music moguls of the ’50s all happened…
Carrot Top celebrates 10 years in Vegas

Carrot Top celebrates 10 years in Vegas

When Carrot Top comes out on stage in his showroom at the Luxor Hotel and Casino there’s no telling what crazy contraption he’s going to pull out next, but classifying him as just a prop comic is an understatement. His wacky inventions are merely an extension of his outrageous and hilariously…