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Photos: Orianthi rocks Vinyl at Hard Rock Hotel; memorabilia case unveiled

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Orianthi at Vinyl in The Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas on Thursday, April 25, 2013.

Orianthi at Vinyl in Hard Rock

Orianthi at Vinyl in The Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas on Thursday, April 25, 2013. Launch slideshow »
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Orianthi at her memorabilia case unveiling at The Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas on Thursday, April 25, 2013.

Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist Orianthi performed at Vinyl in The Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas on Thursday night, and contributing photographer Erik Kabik of Retna was onsite for a photo gallery.

A memorabilia case featuring her red Paul Reed Smith SE guitar and photos was unveiled at the Hard Rock before her performance. Orianthi was welcomed by Paul Davis, Hard Rock VP of Entertainment, Max McAndrew, Book and Operations manager of Vinyl, Warwick Stone, curator and creative consultant, and fans. Thanks to contributing photographer Scott Harrison of Erik Kabik Photography for his photograph from the unveiling.

That night at Vinyl, Orianthi’s set include her hits “According to You,” “Shut Up and Kiss Me” and “Think Like a Man,” as well as tracks off her new album “Heaven in This Hell” released in March. Orianthi is widely known for being the lead guitarist of Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” tour and film. She also has performed with Alice Cooper, Steven Tyler, Carlos Santana and Carrie Underwood.

Don Chareunsy is editor of Vegas DeLuxe and senior editor for arts and entertainment of the Las Vegas Sun.

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