Posts Tagged ‘Live music’

  • Soul Food Farmers Market
    The last Saturday of each month, lovers of Soul Food delight in the pleasure of a Farmers Market that sells not only the customary fresh produce, but abounds with vendors of wonderful tasty soul food like BBQ, greens, catfish, potato salad and other mouth-watering sides. Couple that with live entertainment from singers, musicians and dancers and you have a sensory late...
    by at July 30th, 2007 at 02:07 am
  • 1st Annual Funk Fest @ Orleans
    Aug 17 @ 9pm is the 1st Annual Funk Fest at the Orleans Arena with George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic, Zapp, Lakeside, Mary Jane Girls and Morris Day and The Time. Read more about the individual groups styles and history at Reserved seating: $60, $47.50, $35 @ or Call 702-284-7777 or all Coast Casino’s Box Offices. Orleans...
    by at July 29th, 2007 at 10:07 pm
  • World Vibration Concert – Bongomania
    The World Vibration is a monthly world music series hosted by KUNV’s Kay Tuma on Sundays at 2pm. Tickets are $10 adults/$7 seniors & children. Call 702-455-7340 or purchase tickets on line at (adults) or (seniors/students). Venue is Winchester Cultural Center 3130 S. McLeod Las Vegas NV Sun Aug 19 – Middle...
    by at July 28th, 2007 at 06:07 am
  • Rocky Tonk Country
    Even though the world of live country music is struggling in Las Vegas, Bobby Kingston, usually a solo Country artist, is joining a new band Rocky Tonk that combines a variety of musical styles such as Rock, Blues, Country, Bluegrass, Western and Rockabilly. They are releasing a CD later this year of original music. Until the website is up, check out info at
    by at July 25th, 2007 at 12:07 am
  • Outdoor Jazz Events
    Summer time in Las Vegas is the season for outdoor jazz events. Some are free and some are ticketed, some are regularly scheduled, some one-time events, some periodically. This is an updated list of the still-current events about which I have written articles. Hope this will add to your summer of fun for jazz. I also have an article that covers regularly scheduled live...
    by at July 21st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • Free Friday Hot Club Courthouse Concert
    Hosted by the City of Las Vegas on the 3rd Friday of each month is the Downtown Courthouse Series known as The Hot Club Las Vegas, held in the jury selection room of the Lloyd D. George Federal Courthouse. You will see unique performers of all genres from noon to 1pm. Call 702-229-4614 for more details. Free admission. Light refreshments available. 333 Las Vegas Blvd...
    by at July 21st, 2007 at 05:07 am
  • Canyon Club Concerts
    There’s a new spot in town for live music concerts. The Club also hosts late night dancing Wed thru Sat. Every Wednesday night is a show by the Spazmatics with dance music from the 70’s, 80’s, & 90’s. According to Jerry Fink of the Las Vegas Sun, the club is the baby of Lance Sterling who helped start the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay. He...
    by at July 15th, 2007 at 05:07 am
  • Free Fridays @ 8 w/ The Nelsons
    The City of Henderson presents Fridays at 8. The Nelsons, Gunnar & Matthew, grandchildren of the famous TV family that was central to America of the golden years, entertain with their own style while you relax on your blanket or in your lawn chair. Free admission. Call for more info 702-267-2171. Amphitheater at the Henderson Events Plaza 200...
    by at July 15th, 2007 at 12:07 am
  • reJAVAnate -a Coffee House with Community
    The new owners, Hercules and John, have a vision of a coffee house as more than a place to get some java. They are building a community around the cozy spot, gently cultivating a retreat where comics, poets, musicians, artists of all styles and expressions can gather, share and entertain. Every night is an opportunity to participate – either as performer or audience,...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 11:07 am
  • Shades of Sinatra @ Suncoast
    Winner of the “Tribute Show of the Year” Excellence in Entertainment Award, the Desert Production “Shades of Sinatra” is showing four Wednesdays in October at 7:30 pm. Produced by Ed Mathews and Kelly Clinton, the tribute to the music and career of Frank Sinatra features Carmine Mandia, Larry Liso, Ryan Baker and Lisa Smith singing hit after hit...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • Hawaiian Luau Poolside
    If you can’t get to the Islands this summer, you can try the next best thing at the Imperial Palace Hawaiian Luau Tues, Thurs & Sat thru Sep 29. They feature a buffet dinner with authentic Polynesian entertainment. Tickets for dinner and show range from $34.95-$59.95 (depends on seating) and $21-46 for children. You can reserve at 702-794-3261 or toll free 888-777-7664....
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Another Hot Tropical Night (all ages)
    “Another Hot Tropical Night” for all ages is sponsored by the City of Las Vegas Jul 14 6pm-9pm. Enjoy dancing, swimming, games, DJ and live entertainment with performances by Polynesian dancers and fire eaters. Food and beverages available for purchase. Call 702- 229-1488. Advance tickets (from Jul 01): $8 adults, $5 children under 14, $20 family of four....
    by at June 28th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Windy @ The Bootlegger
    Kelly Clinton presents vocalist Windy at the Bootlegger from 10 pm – 1 am. Billy T. on keys, Morrie Louden, bass and Mike Mechem, drums. The Bootlegger is one of those special places for those in the know and who value Old Vegas-style entertainment. It is rich in atmosphere and showcases great talent. The Bootlegger Bistro 702-736-4939. 7700 Las Vegas Blvd So....
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Tommy Rocker @ MonteLago on the 4th
    Lake Las Vegas hosts a free concert with Tommy Rocker’s Conched Out Island/Variety music for the 4th of July. The group will entertain from the floating stage 7p-10p. The Montelago Village Resort at Lake Las Vegas is offering special rates on studios at $139. Related Related Free Henderson Concerts w/ Fireworks, North LV Independence Day Jubilee,...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Da Kine Reggae Concert
    Vizzun Entertainment presents the Da Kine Reggae Concert Series 5 on Jun 24. Wailing Souls, Bonafide and Pati will be at The Beach. The doors open at 8pm and show starts at 7pm. Must be 21. Tickets are $20 and available only at the beach. For more info call 7020-731-1925 or 702-604-9438 or visit The Beach 365 Convention Center Dr Las Vegas NV.
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Fam Fest – Family Starts Here!
    One Stop LLC presents a full day of family fun Sat Jun 30 from 11a-7p. There will be food vendors, free raffles with good prizes like bikes – and more. It is will be music-filled day with a concert at 3pm. Tickets in advance $10 adults/$2 kids with admission @ gate $12 adults/$3 kids. (no phone number listed for advance ticket sales. Try 702-229-1087.) Venue is...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Last performance of Ragtime – a musical
    Super Summer Theatre presents “Ragtime,” a musical interwining three stories of life in turn of the century America (20th that is.) The production runs Wed-Sat, Jun 13-Jun 30 at 8pm. Super Summer Theatre is a nonprofit organization presenting quality productions at prices everyone can afford. The outdoor theatre is located in Red Rock Canyon and the shows...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • 21st Annual “Ribbon of Life” Benefit
    The Ribbon of Life is a giant HIV/AIDS benefit hosted by Golden Rainbow. It captures all the glamour of Hollywood in a star-studded extravaganza Jun 23-24 @ 1pm. The 2006 Ribbon of Life show raised $275,000, the most for any Ribbon of Life show. All money raised stays in southern Nevada to provide housing and direct financial assistance to help those with HIV/AIDS, as...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Chris’ Rock n Roll Wine Event @ Platinum
    The young and beautiful of Las Vegas, plus the more mature but still beautiful, will meet at The Platinum Hotel on June 22 for Chris’ next Rock ‘n Roll Wine Event. The “progressive style” evening will start at 7pm on the rooftop terrace with strip view and sparkling wines. Then it’s on to the middle terrace with indoor/outdoor pool, more strip...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Guitarists Garcia Y Reyna
    The City of Las Vegas presents the guitarists Jeremy Garcia and Rosendo Reyna in an afternoon of “Baile del Sol” Jun 24 @ 3pm. From classical training to rumba-based nuevo flamenco, this duo combines Spanish rhythm and exquisite guitar work to create a original compositions and arrangements of high energy and vitality. Tickets are $10 advance/$15 performance...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Paul Stubblefield Performs
    For those of you who like to follow Paul Stubblefield and enjoy his easy R&B sound, he’s appearing Friday Jul 06 at Bootlegger’s from 9p-1a. The Bootlegger is one of those special places for those in the know and who value Old Vegas-style entertainment. It is rich in atmosphere and showcases great talent. The Bootlegger Bistro 702-736-4939. 7700 Las Vegas...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • 2007 Las Vegas Guitar Festival
    The 2007 Las Vegas Guitar Festival runs Jun 20-24 with a series of 8 performances. The Festival features classical guitar, jazz guitar and flamenco guitar and is sponsored by the International Guitar Institute. Their website is The program includes classes (for players of all levels), workshops and concerts. Tickets for individual events...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Jordan Reimer performs @ reJAVAnate
    If you want a special treat, check out reJAVAnate Jlu 7 when they host Jordan Reimer, the 15 year old singer-songwriter whose original blend of folk, blues, pop and americana is delivered in a souful, breathy-rhapsody voice accompanied by acoustical guitar (of course). Jordan’s parents drive her around the country for her gigs and are bringing her to Vegas this...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • CHILL w/ Tommy Thompson @ Hotel Mt Charleston
    Combine great jazzy music, a cool Mt Charleston evening with wine tasting from the Michael David Vineyards. The event is hosted by DeLuca Liquor & Wine and features live music from the Tommy Thompson Project. Band plays from 6:30p-8:00p. Call for more info 702-872-5500. Hotel Mt Charleston Las Vegas NV (only 35 miles from the Strip) Related Tommy Thompson Around...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • Free “Harry & the Potters” rock concert
    The Boston indie rock band who bases their music on Harry Potter books will perform free at the LV-CC Sunrise Library. Tickets are first-come, first-serve starting at 3pm for the 4:30pm show and at 5pm for the 7pm show on Jun 23. Call 702-507-3905 for more info. Sunrise Library 5400 Harris Av Las Vegas NV The event is in conjunction with the Harry Potter movie series...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 02:06 am
  • “Balfa Toujours” Cajun Music
    Jun 22 @ 7pm Cajun music comes to Henderson with a performance of Balfa Toujours at the Henderson Events Plaza Amphitheater. You are reminded that coolers are allowed, but no glass bottles. Free outdoor concert. Call 702-267-2171 for info or visit 200 So Water St Henderson NV.
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 10:06 pm
  • Guatemalan Film, Food & Music
    The award-winning film “Silence of Neto” will be screened at the Whitney Library Jun 24. Directed by Luis Argueta, you will view the political and sociological struggles of this diverse people through the eyes of a young Guatemalan boy. Guatemalan food and music will be provided. A $15 donation is asked to benefit the Hermano Pedro Hospital in Antigua, Guatemala....
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 12:06 pm
  • Windy @ Sonny’s Speakeasy
    Windy is a throaty, sexy local jazz vocalist who is currently singing with a great group comprised of Billy T. on keys, Morrie Louden, bass and Mike Mechem, drums. We had a chance to experience their incredible sound last week at Bootlegger’s. This is a group of very accomplished artists. You can catch Windy and the trio at Sonny’s Speakeasy from 7p-11p....
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 11:06 pm
  • 5th Annual Blues, Brews & BBQ Fest
    The Club at the Cannery is hosting its 5th Annual Blues, Brews & BBQ Fest June 15 & 16. I love beer and I love blues and I certainly don’t mind a little BBQ now and then. Sounds like a winning combo to me. The event starts at 4pm both days with admission only $5 @ door. Venue is The Club at the Cannery Casino & Hotel 2121 East Craig Rd North Las Vegas...
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 06:06 am
  • Free Father’s Day Outdoor Concert
    Join the Woody Woods Orchestra on Sun Jun 17 @ 7pm for a free family concert to celebrate the Dads of Las Vegas. Bring picnic baskets, blankets, lawn chairs to listen to classic jazz and blues with original compositions by Woods and performed by his 18-piece orchestra with vocalists Sophia Lelis and Melanie Moore. There will be hot dogs, chips and sodas available until...
    by at June 14th, 2007 at 08:06 pm