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April 21, 2014

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Photo: Jason Derulo, with a cocktail server, girlfriend J
Photos: Jason Derulo, with Jordin Sparks, kicks off Tao Beach season, toasts new album at Tao
Monday, April 21, 2014
Taking over the mic and stage, Derulo told the crowd that they were “kicking off summertime right” at Tao Beach. The singer’s daytime setlist included “Whatcha Say,” “Ridin’ Solo,” “In My Head,” “Don’t Wanna Go Home,” “The Other Side” and “Talk Dirty.”
Photo: Haim performs at Boulevard Pool on Thursday, April
Photos: High-energy, harmonizing Haim let themselves go and are far from falling at Boulevard Pool
Sunday, April 20, 2014
The San Fernando Valley, Calif.-based quartet comprised of “three sisters and a mister” (although there were technically two misters onstage), delivered a high-energy setlist that included “Let Me Go,” “Honey & I” and a covers of Beyonce’s “XO.”
Photo: Motorhead, with frontman and guitarist Lemmy Kilmi
Photos: Lemmy Kilmister’s Motorhead and Dave Mustaine’s Megadeth rock Pearl at the Palms
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Few groups are as beloved by the otherwise ultra-critical hard-rock bunch as Motorhead, so it comes as no surprise that fans of every sort packed Pearl at the Palms on Thursday night for what the band simply calls “rock and roll.”
Photo: Foster the People, with frontman Mark Foster, perf
Photos: Foster the People and Young & Sick at Boulevard Pool in the Cosmopolitan
Sunday, April 20, 2014
Frontman Mark Foster took the stage remarking how great it was to be back in Las Vegas and launching into a setlist featuring songs from FTP’s recently released album, “Supermodel,” including “Are You What You Want to Be?” and “Coming of Age.
Photo: Foster the People performs at Boulevard Pool at Th
Celebrity preview: Bastille, Jason Derulo, Foster the People, Aloe Blacc, Claire Sinclair, Jay Cutler
Friday, April 18, 2014
Happy Easter Weekend, everyone! Viva Las Vegas — it’s also a rockabilly pin-up party weekend, plus a lot of music high notes. The Strip plays host to Foster the People and Phil Lesh, the founding member of The Grateful Dead, while Tyler Farr takes care of country.
Megadeth and Motörhead bring metal history and intensity to the Pearl
Megadeth and Motörhead bring metal history and intensity to the Pearl
Friday, April 18, 2014
Dave Mustaine is still a monster on the guitar.
Photo: Future Islands frontman Sam Herring sings like no
Future Islands is weird, wonderful at Beauty Bar
Friday, April 18, 2014
Following a Letterman video that went viral, the band made their Vegas debut Wednesday night.
Photo: And so it begins: Weekend 1, Coachella 2014.
Coachella Weekend 2: Do’s and Don’ts for the SoCal festival
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Don't get caught in the proverbial (dust) storm!
Photo: Tom Bergeron, Derek Hough and Amy Purdy of Las Veg
Strip Scribbles: Jermaine Jackson on ‘Celebrity Wife Swap’ and Amy Purdy on ‘Dancing With the Stars’
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Donny Osmond and fellow judges Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli and Len Goodman praised Derek Hough and Amy Purdy, giving them 37 points out of 40, placing them third for the night. “I hope Disney will make their next princess like you,” said Carrie Ann.
Photo: St. Patrick's Day @ O'Sheas
O’Sheas’ booze sales are intoxicating; Sebastian De-Bachery at Mandalay Bay
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Former Planet Hollywood headliner Holly Madison is opening her burlesque-themed speakeasy 1923 Bourbon & Burlesque on Thursday evening at Mandalay Place, but she’s still holding the remote for a TV project ...
Photo: In this Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, file photo, Juan G
Mexican singer Juan Gabriel hospitalized in Las Vegas
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Mexican musical icon Juan Gabriel has been hospitalized in Las Vegas with pneumonia, postponing three California shows this week that were part of the...
Photo: Michael Caprio, John Easterling, Olivia Newton-Joh
Photos: Olivia Newton-John: ‘I’m enjoying everything about Las Vegas’
Monday, April 14, 2014
It’s a no-frills show, so nothing distracts from the British-born, Australia-raised singer and her songs — just an all-white set to contrast with the mainly black outfits Olivia wears for the easygoing, comfortable musical romp through her life’s journey.
Photo: Coachella Day 3 headliners Arcade Fire shouted out
Coachella: Five thoughts from Day 3
Monday, April 14, 2014
Arcade Fire might still be playing somewhere.
Photo: A dust storm gave the festival an apocalyptic feel
Coachella Day 2: The good, the bad and the weird
Sunday, April 13, 2014
The ladies represent, extreme PDA and why Future Islands' frontman sounded like Cookie Monster after a bottle of whiskey.
Photo: John Easterling, Olivia Newton-John, Pat Farrar an
Photos: Olivia Newton-John’s nonstop hits thrill Marie Osmond — ‘Showroom is in good hands’
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Olivia’s longtime friends, producers, songwriters and co-performers John and Pat Farrar were in the audience Friday night leading the cheers, long applause and standing-ovation finale with Olivia’s husband John Easterling celebrating his birthday.

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