Archive for the ‘Bars Clubs Lounges’

  • No more Jazz @ 3rd & Bridger (“the Church”)?
    “Look for changes at the site of the oldest church in Vegas – we hope for the good.” When I wrote that a few short months ago, little did I know that changes were coming that were huge – like Bobby Morris and group quitting – and now I hear that the place is being sold. I also heard that there was no jazz last night (Fri Jun 01), so I apologize...
    by at June 2nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • Carmine Mandia @ Bootlegger’s
    Fri Jun 1 join Carmine Mandia & Friends at the Bootlegger Bistro, the grand old dame of Las Vegas local nightlife from 10 pm to 12:30 am. “You never know who will stop in” at this favorite spot for the town’s entertainment crowd. 702-736-4939. 7700 Las Vegas Blvd South Related Old Style Vegas – Live
    by at May 29th, 2007 at 07:05 am
  • Karin Denise at Elvis’
    Elvis has closed. See related Elvis’ Restaurant & Lounge has closed I’m the kind of person who likes to have a good time and I don’t have a lot of hang-ups about the kinds or types of people to help me achieve that. I figure there are good people everywhere and they come in all shapes, sizes and life-style preferences. So I don’t like...
    by at May 27th, 2007 at 10:05 am
  • Free Jazz @ Rampart Happy Hour
    Addison’s Lounge at the Rampart Casino is the place to unwind with your favorite martini and the smooth sounds of live jazz. Sponsored by Smooth Jazz 105.7, this Wednesday night Smooth Jazz series hopes to become a tradition in your life. 6p-8p Visit smoothjazz1057 for more on guest artists. The Rampart Hotel & Casino 221 N. Rampart Blvd Las Vegas NV. Related...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 03:05 pm
  • Carmine Mandia @ Piero’s
    Carine Mandia will be performing Fridays & Saturdays at one of my favorite Old Vegas haunts. She’ll croon with friends at the Monkey Bar Lounge Piero’s from 7pm-10:30pm. I highly recommend Piero’s for upscale class; it oozes the glamour and cache of Rat Pack-era Vegas alive. Call 702-269-2305. Piero’s Italian Restaurant 355 Convention Center...
    by at May 18th, 2007 at 10:05 am
  • Blues Brews BBQ Benefit for Fireman Benneman
    Join the other blues lovers at The Sand Dollar on Sat May 19 from 2pm-3am for a H&H BBQ, Blues & Brews Benefit for Las Vegas Fireman Capt Mike Benneman. All music is donated and all proceeds will go to medical expenses for Capt Benneman and his family. They were involved in a head-on collision with a semi, and although lucky to be alive, are in need of a lot...
    by at May 15th, 2007 at 07:05 am
  • Chicago Blues Busters @ Seven Seas
    Celebrate Mother’s Day with an evening out and some great jazz and blues. Larry “Wild” Wrice, drums, Bruce Harris, keys and Gary Sprewell, bass are appearing from 8p-midnite at Seven Seas. No cover charge. Dress code. 702-647-4688. Seven Seas 808 West Lake Mead Las Vegas NV. Related Chicago Blues Busters @ Rocco Capozzoi’s
    by at May 12th, 2007 at 04:05 am
  • House Music, DJ’s & triQ night club
    This new visually dynamic show “House Heaven” above the triQ night club at Planet Hollywood announces Battle of the DJs with live DVD performance with National and International DJs. Located at the Steve Wyrick Showroom and presented by the founder of the musical style “House Music,” Jesse Saunders, the opening nights are Saturdays May 12 &...
    by at May 11th, 2007 at 06:05 pm
  • Blues Open Mike at BBQ
    The Chicago Blues Band Sweetbox often plays on Wednesdays at BBQ Masters Tavern and Woodsmoke Eatery for an open Blues Jam 7:00 pm – 11:00PM. It is officially “Open Mike” so look for a variety of talent to sit in. Call 702-362-7500 for more info. 2650 S. Decatur Las Vegas NV (at Sahara). The Sweetbox group: “Chicago” Joe on lead & rhythm...
    by at May 4th, 2007 at 08:05 am
  • Wine-Tasting at Onda @ Mirage
    The Onda Wine Lounge of the Onda Ristorante at the Mirage is hosting an evening of South African wine-tasting from the Great Wine Estates on Wed May 2 from 6p-8p. The charge is $15 pp with a complimentary meat and cheese plate. RSVP by Mon Apr 30 by email Mirage 3400 Las Vegas Bldv So. Las Vegas NV
    by at April 29th, 2007 at 10:04 am
  • Live Music at Fado Irish Pub
    No cover charge on Thursdays for live music at Fado Irish Pub. Here’s something for you who live in the S.E. of the city. The Skip Eaton “Souled Out” Trio includes Alfredo Alvarnega, percussion and Robert Edwards, bass. Must be 21. 702-407-8691 2300 Paseo Verde Pkwy Henderson NV Related Live Music Every Day of the Week, Outdoor Concerts @ Wooloughan’s...
    by at April 26th, 2007 at 12:04 pm
  • Rock n Roll Wines @ Shark Tank Pool
    Postponed from last Friday, Chris launches the summer season with his first pool party of the year. Rock ‘n Roll Wine Reggae will be at “The Tank,” the $30 million extravaganza just opened at the Golden Nugget, Downtown Las Vegas. Come check out the water slide that propels you through the shark tank. Opening music by the The Heavie Heads with Twenty...
    by at April 21st, 2007 at 05:04 pm
  • Sand Dollar Blues Marathon
    We had a marvelous musical experience last night at Sand Dollar. This is really the place to go for blues in Las Vegas. And you have the opportunity to get a taste of the best of the blues groups this Saturday Apr 21 when the 17th Anniversary Celebration starts at 2:00 pm and goes through til 3:00 am with 10 bands. All Day/All Night! There is a dancefloor, full bar...
    by at April 20th, 2007 at 02:04 pm
  • Paul Stubblefield @ Bugsy’s
    Paul Stubblefield has a new drumming gig on Tuesdays at Bugsy’s from 7:30p -10:30p. Paul is a classy gentlemen with just the right showmanship. The sound is mellow, soulful, full of rhythm, polished and professional. There will be open mike, presenting one of those golden opportunities in Vegas to get surprise talent and top notch entertainment. Bugsy’s...
    by at April 19th, 2007 at 05:04 pm
  • Grotto adds to Chris’ Rock n Roll Experience
    Friday night is the big Rock n Roll (Reggae this time) Wine-tasting event at the Shark’s Pool, Golden Nugget. The Grotto Italian restaurant at the Golden Nugget is giving free appetizers and a glass of champagne to anyone with a Rock ‘n Roll Wine wristband. Golden Nugget Las Vegas 129 East Fremont St Las Vegas NV (Fremont & 3rd) See my previous posting...
    by at April 19th, 2007 at 09:04 am
  • Howie Hewett @ Barcode
    The Intimate Nights Concert with Howard Hewett at the Barcode takes place Thurs Apr 14. Tickets are $29.95/$25 NV residents with ID. Barcode has a full bar with appetizer menu plus catfish and sweet potato fries. The concert is one of series presented by Release Entertainment, Darryl “Footz” Woolfolk, in association with 30th Day in September Entertainment....
    by at April 15th, 2007 at 07:04 pm
  • Bunkhouse Saloon for Serious Music
    Usher in the New Year for $10, cutting edge music and a free glass of champagne at midnight. The Bunkhouse Saloon advertises itself as “Downtown‘s Newest Venue for Serious Music.” Look for very alternative sounds. Their motto is “Live Music Cool Vibe Great Sound.” The BH features live music every performance night, with some local bands....
    by at April 15th, 2007 at 12:04 pm
  • Vegas 420 Music Fest
    For a sizzling weekend of 50 live Metal, Hip Hop, Reggae and Trance-Techno Bands, get your tickets now for the Nevada NORML 2007 MMM Music Fest on Fri Apr 20 & Sat 21 at the Ice House. Doors open at 9:00 am, the first band starts at 10a with the last band starting at midnight on Friday and 8p on Saturday. The list of groups is every mother’s nightmare: The...
    by at April 14th, 2007 at 12:04 pm
  • Tommy Thompson Around Town
    Tommy Thompson and his group have a loyal following around town. They play a very energetic, danceable type of music that could be classified as jazz. Below is a schedule of their appearances in May & June. For more info see Jul 17-22 9p & 10:30p Sahara Hotel & Casino/Casbar Lounge 2 shows nightly. 2535 Las Vegas Blvd So Las Vegas...
    by at April 9th, 2007 at 01:04 pm
  • Release @ Barcode
    Release is back at the Barcode with The Release All Star Band. Jazz, smooth jazz and R&B are played by Mathew Pittman, keys, Darryl Williams, bass, James Davis, guitar, Darryl “Footz” Woolfolk, drums, and Rodney Taylor. Get FREE tickets to see Howard Hewett. Must be present to win, drawings all night long. Doors open at 8pm, with the band starting at...
    by at April 4th, 2007 at 10:04 am
  • Aloha Party at Golden Nugget
    Every Wednesday in April is the Aloha Party celebrating the new $30 million pool and shark tank at the Golden Nugget Downtown Las Vegas. You’ll hear great music and take advantage of drink specials AND have a shot at winning a trip for two to Hawaii or $5,000 in cash prizes. You get 1 FREE ticket for coming to the party, another for joining the 24 Karat Club –...
    by at April 4th, 2007 at 08:04 am
  • First Friday Party Downtown Las Vegas
    This Friday is sure to be an historical event in Downtown Las Vegas. You have the fun monthly giant block party happening in the Arts District Downtown coupled with the events revolving around the Las Vegas Grand Prix. Just remember that some streets will be blocked and you will not have normal access with your car. All the galleries are open late and the streets will...
    by at April 3rd, 2007 at 06:04 am
  • Open Bar Happy Hour Daily
    The Hours are 6p-9p Monday thru Friday and the venue and drink features change every night. So if you feel the need to see and be seen, along with having some serious alcohol-related fun and games, you should check out the Open Bar Happy Hour series. This week’s program: Mon at Ra Sushi with Absolut Vodka, Tues at Mist with Imperia Vodka, Wed at Lure with Grey...
    by at April 2nd, 2007 at 04:04 pm
  • Hogs & Heifers Saloon & Grand Prix
    The party will be going on all weekend during the Las Vegas Grand Prix, with Hogs & Heifers party central. They will open Fri, Sat & Sun at 10:00 am with a fabulous BBQ on Saturday. Miller Lite and Genuine Draft draughts will be $3 all weekend, with Jack Daniels also at special price. If you want more info about the Grand Prix, parking etc., contact Jess @...
    by at April 2nd, 2007 at 03:04 pm
  • Larry Wild Wrice with new sound
    The Gents of Swing with Larry Wild Wrice on drums, Bruce Harris on keys and Gary Sprewell on electric bass are moving to Wednesday nights. Larry has put together a version of the Gents of Swing with a “new” R&B – jazz sound. I say new because it’s a different mood than what you are used to from Larry, but certainly not new to him. You get...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 04:03 am
  • Nik at Nite
    El Patron is under new management and Nik Mastrangelo will not be playing there on Tuesday nights for the time being at least. You’ll be the first to know when and where Nik at Nite performs again. There is some incredibly good music being played around town these days. You really need to get out of the house for a couple of hours, enjoy yourself and support...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 04:03 am
  • Hogs & Heifers FUNday
    Sunday is FUNday with Blues, Brew & BBQ at Hogs & Heifers Saloon in Downtown Las Vegas. From 2p-6p at Hogs & Heifers. Featuring the Dive Kings for music and Chef Bruce for food. 702-676-1457 201 N. 3rd St. Las Vegas NV Related Grand Opening @ Brass Lounge, Hennessey’s 1st Anniversary
    by at March 27th, 2007 at 07:03 pm
  • Hennessey’s 1st Anniversary
    Same night as the grand opening of the Brass Lounge is the 1st annniversary VIP Happy Hour at Hennessey’s. Mickie Finnz will be celebrating with free hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment. Downtown Las Vegas. 702-382-4421. 425 Fremont St. Las Vegas NV. Related Grand Opening @ Brass Lounge
    by at March 27th, 2007 at 06:03 pm
  • Grand Opening @ Brass Lounge
    Join the celebration of the grand opening of the Brass Lounge and the “World’s Largest Pint Glass!” downtown Las Vegas on Fri Mar 30. Mayor Oscar Goodman will do the ribbon cutting between 5:00p-5:30p. Need to check out that world’s largest pint glass thing. More info: 702-382-1182 425 Fremont St. Las Vegas NV
    by at March 27th, 2007 at 06:03 pm
  • Tim Bratt’s Jazz
    We stopped by the Tuscany to see Tim Bratt on drums with his Jazz group. Tim’s sound is sophisticated, edgy and very progressive, not easily accessible for the untrained jazz ear. It’s a comfortable spot, unlike many of the jazz venues around town and two beers are $5. Tim is putting together a new group as Chris Gordon is playing with Joe Piscopo at the...
    by at March 27th, 2007 at 10:03 am