Posts Tagged ‘Live music’

  • Free Juneteenth Festival
    The 7th annual Las Vegas Juneteenth Festival will be held June 15 & 16 from 4p-9p at Sammy Davis Jr. Plaza. Admission is free. Look for educational activities, guest speakers, live entertainment, and food and beverages. R&B singer Howard Hewitt will be the headliner Friday night, with R&B soul legend Freddie Jackson Saturday night. Stand-up comedian LJ...
    by at June 12th, 2007 at 09:06 am
  • Free “Nothin But the Blues” @ Crossroads
    I know a lot of people who love blues and love free. This should be a successful combo on Wednesday nights inside Crossroads, House of Blues. For more info, call 702-632-7607. The show is FREE for all ages. Crossroads Mandalay Bay Resort 3950 Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas NV Visit www.myspace.com/nothingbuttheblues2007 or hob.com/lasvegas. Schedule: Jun 06 Stoney Curtis Band Jun...
    by at June 12th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Weird Al Yankovic @ Henderson Pavilion
    Jun 14 @ 8pm the Henderson Pavilion presents “Wierd Al” Yankovic, the king of pop parody. His concert comes “Straight Outta Lynwood,” his current tour. He is best known for parodies of Eminem, Nirvana, Madoona, Michael Jackson and others. Call 702-267-4849 for tickets. website: visithenderson.com. Henderson Pavilion 250 So Green Valley Pkwy Henderson...
    by at June 9th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Reggae in the Desert
    Jun 16 from 2pm -10pm is the biggest Reggae event in Las Vegas – not only will you groove to great music and performances, but you will have a chance to savor the true flavors of the Caribbean lifestyle – food, drink and Island arts and crafts. And definitely lots of dancing. Seating is first come-first serve on the lawn. Bring a blanket and only one water...
    by at June 6th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Free Brass Roots Quintet Concert
    The City of Las Vegas presents Walter Boenig and the Brass Roots Quintet on Jun 16 @ 3pm in a wide-range of music from classical to contemporary. This free-to-the-public afternoon is provided in part by a grant from the Music Performance Fund, obtained with cooperation of the Musicians Union of Las Vegas Local No. 369. Call 702-229-6383. Charleston Heights Arts Center...
    by at June 6th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • 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
  • Opera Don Pasquale in English
    The Whitney Theatre is the venue for the non-profit Academy for the Performing Artist performance of the Opera “Don Pasquale“. Composed by Gaetano Donizetti, the work is an opera buffa, or comic opera, presented Jun 13 in English @ 7pm. Cast includes Walter Hartman, Patricia Vital, Jorge Alexis Ortiz and Daniel Quintana. The music has been described as bright...
    by at June 2nd, 2007 at 04:06 am
  • Latin Jazz Connection
    The Nevada Jazz Society presents the Nevada Jazz Orchestra Latin Jazz Connection with 18-pieces and arrangements by director Barry Ross. Musical selections will include new as well as straight-ahead. Ross is an internationally known trombonist, composer and educator who spent many years in New York and Berlin before becomoing music director of the Nevada Jazz Orchestra...
    by at June 1st, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Jewel in Concert Springs Amphitheater
    In celebration of the grand opening of the Springs Preserve, the Springs Amphiteater showcases vocalist and environmentalist Jewel with a solo and acoustic concert Sat Jun 9 @ 8pm. You can find out more about Jewel at jeweljk.com. Tickets are $45 and can be purchased by calling 702-474-4000 or ordering online at ticketmaster.com. Rain or shine. No reserved seating....
    by at June 1st, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • Boulder Heritage Days
    Boulder Heritage Days will be held July 12-14 at Anasazi State Park, in Boulder Utah. There will be a Dutch oven cook-off, a saddle display, a silent auction, and rodeo events with songs and stories for kids. This year’s theme is “Remembering the Boulder Rodeos.” Looks for lots of live country music. For more info and schedule of events for the whole...
    by at June 1st, 2007 at 03:06 am
  • Vive La France w 3 Divas
    The Whitney Theatre is the venue for the non-profit Academy for the Performing Artist “Vive La France!” a show with the Three Divas & Friends who present a musical celebration of French music from Opera to Cabaret Jun 2 @ 7pm. Cast includes Walter Hartman, Patricia Vital, Jorge Alexis Ortiz and Daniel Quintana. The music has been described as bright and...
    by at May 31st, 2007 at 08:05 am
  • Free “Urban Renewal” Concert & Art Show
    In celebration of First Friday and warm summer evenings, The Clark County Amphitheater will host a free concert with “Urban Renewal,” a new band that mixes jazz and hi-hop (call that nu-jazz.) The concert begins at 7pm with lawn seating – blankets and low back chairs welcome. Pls no pets. Part of Jazz in the Park Series. Kevin M Bays, a local artist,...
    by at May 30th, 2007 at 06:05 pm
  • 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
  • Free Killian’s Angels Celtic Music
    Sun Jun 3 @ 3pm the Celtic women invade with a quintet that will make you tap your feet and feel full of the blarney! They perform contemporary Celtic tunes from ballads to Irish instrumentals. Free admission. Call 702-229-6211. Reed Whipple Cultural Center 821 Las Vegas Blvd N Las Vegas NV Related Outdoor Concerts @ Wooloughan’s Irish Pub
    by at May 28th, 2007 at 07:05 am
  • Free Jazz in the Park
    Venue is the Clark County Amphitheater; event is the Jazz in the Park Series where you can spread your blanket and enjoy the awesome sounds of jazz under the night sky. There are vendors on site but you can bring your own picnic basket and cooler. The doors open 7pm and the series is free to all jazz lovers. What a great town to live in for free live music. Check out...
    by at May 28th, 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
  • Fourplay at Lake Las Vegas
    Cool Smooth Jazz Oasis 105.7 presents Fourplay at the Montelago Village at Lake Las Vegas Resort Jun 9 @ 7pm. The group stars Bob James, Larry Carlton, Nathan East and Harvey Mason. Tickets are $54.85/$100 VIP. Call UNLV Box Office 702-739-3267 or go online unlvtickets.com. Monte Lago Village 1600 Lake Las Vegas Pkwy Henderson NV.
    by at May 26th, 2007 at 09:05 am
  • Festival Anual del Memorial Day
    27 Mayo domingo de 11a-5p est 9th Festival Anual del Memorial Day por La Asociacion Boricua de Las Vegas y El Tiempo. DJ Jose, Baile, Comida avec presentacion en vivo de El Trio Richard Goboy y Sons de Vegas, David Romero, Mario Arseno de Vegas Sabor Orchestra, Rick Arroyo, Joseph Santiago (de Latin Breeze) y mucho mas. Entradas: Adultos $5, ninos menores de 10 anos entran...
    by at May 25th, 2007 at 02:05 pm
  • Quebe Sisters Country & Bluegrass
    The City of Henderson presents Fridays at 8. The Texas State Champion fiddlers Quebe Sisters Band will play western swing, vintage country and down home bluegrass while you relax on your blanket or in your lawn chair. Call for more info 702-267-2171. Amphitheater at the Henderson Events Plaza 200 S Water Street Henderson NV.
    by at May 25th, 2007 at 09:05 am
  • Free Jazz Fridays Poolside
    Smooth Jazz Oasis 105.7 is hosting a Free Jazz Fridays series with great music at the Orleans pool. Check smoothjazz1057.com for updates on entertainers. The music is free, the venue is The Orleans pool, time is from 7p-10p Friday nights. 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Las Vegas NV Related Jazz Under the Stars, Oasis Sunday Jazz Brunch @ the Renaissance, Friday Night Jazz @ 3rd...
    by at May 25th, 2007 at 08:05 am
  • Free “Unplugged” @ House of Blues
    Come support “UNPLUGGED” Original Music Showcase every Thursday night 8:30p-11:30, inside Crossroads @ The House of Blues. The show is FREE for all ages. For more info, call 702-632-7607 or visit: hob.com/lasvegas. Crossroads Mandalay Bay Resort 3950 Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas NV Schedule: May 24 Destiny’s Journey May 31 The Andy Walo Trio Jun 07 Ernie...
    by at May 24th, 2007 at 01:05 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
  • Rex Rants and Raves – Stoney Curtis Band
    Sand Dollar Blues Benefit Event  REX REVIEWS The Stoney Curtis Band closed up the day for the 12 hour blues charity event on Sat May 19. Unfortunately, this was the only group that I caught, but boy did they really play a show. The gig included a mix of instrumentals and vocals, even featuring a couple covers of Dick Dale and Del-Tones surfer style music. Both...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 09:05 am
  • Zion Canyon Art & Flute Festival
    The 3rd Annual Zion Canyon Art & Flute Festival is a world event. Starting at 9:30a on Fri June 8 and continuing the weekend til 5pm on Sun Jun 10, enthusiasts and friends of the Native American Flute gather in Springdale Utah for workshops, concerts and sharing of the passion for this special art form. Evening concerts on Fri & Sat begin at 6:30p and end at about...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 07:05 am
  • 2007 Epicurean Affair
    The Grand tasting event of the year is the 2007 Epicurean Affair Thur May 31 starting 7pm. The list of particpating restaurants and hotels is long and impressive and includes 100 of Las Vegas’ best. There will be gourmet cuisine, vintage wines and live entertainment. Call 702-878-9272 or visit the website for more details nvhotels.com. Cost is $125 if you purchase...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 07:05 am
  • Vintage Vegas @ Josette’s Bistro
    Only a few seats left to see Tom Wallek and let him lead you on a impersonator’s stroll through Old Vegas. Known for his comic impressions, he does Dean Martin, Joey Bishop, Rodney Dangerfield, Wayne Newton and more. This show is part of a series of cabaret dinners the last Friday of the month. You’ll get an appetizer, salad, entre, dessert and glass of wine...
    by at May 23rd, 2007 at 01:05 am
  • Memorial Day Musical Tribute to Boulder City
    Hometown folk are celebrating themselves at “I’ll B.C.ing You: A Memorial Day Tribute to the People of Boulder City” this Memorial Day Weekend. Billed as a musical tribute to the lives of those who have lived in Boulder City the 75 years of its existence, it will feature the talents of Charlie and Laura Shaffer, Nancy Porter, Marta Thomson and Phil Marcus...
    by at May 22nd, 2007 at 10:05 pm
  • Snow Mountain Pow Wow
    This Memorial Day Weekend is the 19th annual Snow Mountain Pow Wow hosted by the Las Vegas Paiute tribe with artisans, singers and dancers from around the country. May 26 is a contest pow wow with 2 sessions 11am and 7pm. May 27 is a cultural celebration with starting at 11am. Tribes from the Torres Martinez and Pala reservations in CA and the Mojave tribe bordering...
    by at May 22nd, 2007 at 09:05 am
  • Broadway tunes en espanol
    May 25 & May 26 Memorial Day Weekend @ 7pm is the performance of popular Broadway show tunes in Spanish. This is an 80-minutes show with songs like “New York New York“, and “Singin in the Rain” with selections from “Evita,” “West Side Story,” “Chorus Line” and “Chicago.” The production is the...
    by at May 22nd, 2007 at 09:05 am
  • Desert Chorale Memorial Day Show
    May 25 at 7:30pm is the place to be for a spectacular patriotic show in honor of Memorial Day and especially those who have sacrificed in the Iraq War. Chaplain Ray Guinta, author of “God at Ground Zero,” will speak, the Desert Chorale, Stardust Barbershop Quartet and the Nevada Symphonic Wind Ensemble will entertain. The participation of the Nellis Air Base...
    by at May 22nd, 2007 at 08:05 am