Vegas concerts

Diana Ross opens Las Vegas residency at The Venetian

Among a packed venue of enthused fans, singing sensation Diana Ross kicked off her Las Vegas residency at the Venetian with a grand entrance as she made her way from the back of the house, through the audience and to the stage singing “I’m Coming Out.” Shining like the star…

Britney Spears arrives in Vegas to prepare for residency

Britney Spears’ fans have something to celebrate. A day after her 32nd birthday, the pop diva released her eighth studio album, “Britney Jean,” and arrived at Planet Hollywood in a 1958 Chevrolet Impala convertible to prepare for her Las Vegas residency. Britney: Piece of Me Location: Planet Hollywood Showing: 9…

Poolside concerts light up Vegas summer nights

Las Vegas comes alive at night, when the sun sets and the neon shows brightest. A handful of venues on and near the Strip have put a finger to the city’s pulsing nighttime energy and found a way to turn up the beat as the sun turns down the heat.…

Vegas Weekender: Special events take over Sin City

There’s a lot happening in Las Vegas this weekend. Much of the action is centered in the showrooms along the Strip where plenty of great bands and comedians will be performing. But several special events are also being held. From tennis and equestrian sports to the Latin Grammy Awards and…

Vegas Weekender: Must-see shows and soccer games

There are a lot of ways to get your kicks in Las Vegas this weekend. Several celebrity-studded productions are being featured in the city’s theaters – including one that is raising money for an important cause. You’ll also discover an array of talented stand-up comedians to whoop it up with.…

Jimmy Cliff brings ‘Rebirth’ to fans in Vegas

Many great music artists can be described as legendary. The Honourable Jimmy Cliff is a living legend. With a legacy spanning nearly 50 years, Cliff continues to help shape modern music with his distinguishable voice, classic reggae rhythms and powerful lyrics. People typically think of Bob Marley anytime reggae music is…

Interview with Incubus drummer Jose Pasillas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Some people have to practice their whole life before they get their big break. Others grow into it. The latter was the case for Jose Pasillas. For the past 20 years, Pasillas has been the drummer for the rock band Incubus. He’s been playing the drums…

Weekender: This is the right time for concerts in Vegas!

Don’t miss a weekend full of big ticket events in Vegas – from major concert tours including Trey Songz and Lenny Kravitz to an exciting Superior Cage Combat fight. Plus, the showrooms on the Strip are packed with entertainment. And Vegas’ clubbing scene is always worth traveling for. Concerts Any…

Widespread Panic in Vegas

 By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Southern rock jam band Widespread Panic is celebrating their 25th anniversary and making a stop in Vegas. The group formed in Athens, Ga. in 1986 and remains one of the top American jam bands touring today. As part of their 25th anniversary tour, Widespread Panic is making…

Cosmic rockers still out of this world

They look a little older. Their hair is a little grayer, but after more than four decades of performing, The Moody Blues still know how to rock. “I just had a birthday. I’m 70 years old. How the heck did that happen?” said drummer Graeme Edge at The Moody Blues concert…