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October 26, 2016

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Photo: A promotional photo of the Las Vegas band Santa Fe
Seeking a new ‘backyard,’ Santa Fe closes out run at South Point
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
The Monday night performance was the band’s final show at South Point after opening in the showroom Labor Day weekend. The reason for leaving is simple: Fan support for the band was not strong enough …
Photo: Celebrity chef Bobby Flay visits Three Square food
Strip Scribbles: Bobby Flay, Leonardo Da Vinci, WSOP, Restaurant Week, EDC
Monday, June 13, 2016
Las Vegas:
A win is a win — even if only by a nose. Celebrity chef Bobby Flay, who has outposts at Caesars Palace and Mandarin Oriental, bought a minority share of Creator, the horse that won the Belmont Stakes on Saturday.
Q+A: ESPN’s Norman Chad a wild card in pack of poker faces
Q+A: ESPN’s Norman Chad a wild card in pack of poker faces
Friday, June 10, 2016
Norman Chad doesn't check his fun-loving attitude when he enters the World Series of Poker broadcast booth. Known for his laid-back, self-deprecating on-air humor ...
Photo: DJs Diplo and Skrillex accept an award during the
Tonight in L.V.: Penn film, Skrillex, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Los Van Van
Thursday, June 9, 2016
Las Vegas:
Rio headliner magician Penn Jillette hosts a midnight premiere of his film “Director’s Cut” at Brenden Theaters at the Palms after leading a pre-party at nearby Ghostbar with CineVegas and filmmakers of the Las Vegas Film Festival.
Photo: Penn Jillette attends the 10th anniversary celebra
Penn Jillette unplugged ... in acoustic debut at Smith Center
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Rio headliner magician Penn Jillette performed an original song, “No Martyrs, No Saints,” a tribute to late author and social critic Christopher Hitchens. ...
Photo: Joe McKeehen of Philadelphia with stacks of cash a
Tonight in L.V.: World Series of Poker, DJ Burns, DJ Mike Attack, M Town
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Las Vegas:
Registration and warm-up for the 47th Annual World Series of Poker begin at the Rio. There are 68 events through July 12, when the charity One Drop match takes place, followed by the Main Event, which winds down to the Final Nine players July 18.
Photo: Bill Medley of The Righteous Brothers performs dur
Bill Medley totally righteous at Composers Showcase; Penn Jillette’s latest book to diet for
Friday, May 27, 2016
The Kats Report Bureau once again was ensconced at Composers Showcase of Las Vegas on Wednesday night, and it was a genuine Hall of Fame experience. For the first time, a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame performed ...
Photo: Jamie Foxx sings the national anthem before Floyd
Tonight in L.V.: Tony Bennett, Jamie Foxx, The Cure, The Cult, Sun Standout Awards, ‘Tupperware’
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Las Vegas:
Tony Bennett gets a 21-champagne magnum salute on the Brooklyn Bridge outside New York-New York as marquees on the Strip switch from regular neon lighting to a portrait of the superstar entertainer whose career began 70 years ago.
Photo: Guest host and star Antonio Sabato Jr. in Chippend
Photos: Antonio Sabato Jr. strips down for Chippendales at the Rio
Friday, May 13, 2016
Adult Entertainment:
New Chippendales at the Rio guest host and star Antonio Sabato Jr. is looking forward to his five-week run even as his wife flies in to watch him tear his T-shirt in two and bare his chiseled chest for fans yelling for more at the Rio.
Photo: Angela Stabile, fifth from right, and her sexy
‘X Burlesque’ at Flamingo celebrates 14 years of striptease
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Adult Entertainment:
It was 14 years and 5,026 shows ago that sisters Shakeera and Meeka Onstead began dancing their sultry numbers in Angela Stabile’s “X Burlesque” at the Flamingo.
Photo: Trash Can Nacho
Truly off the hook: Guy Fieri’s El Burro Burracho
Friday, May 6, 2016
Food Network star’s latest Vegas offering spices up Mexican cuisine.
Photo: Prince performs during the Super Bowl 41 Halftime
We have Celine Dion to thank for Prince’s residency at the Rio
Thursday, April 21, 2016
I remember standing for hours on the balcony of Studio 54 (now Hakkasan) at MGM Grand to watch a 1 a.m. performance by Prince. It was a night of music that didn’t end until 4 a.m. and one that I will never forget.
Photo: In this Feb. 8, 2015, photo, Prince presents the a
Remembering Prince and his breathtaking run at the Rio
Thursday, April 21, 2016
The night Prince opened as a Las Vegas headliner was actually the morning, past midnight in a retrofitted showroom at the Rio. It was dubbed Club 3121 for this series of shows, which began in November 2006 ...
Photo: Prince performs during the 2013 Billboard Music Aw
Prince, hugely inventive, influential musician, dies at 57
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Prince, one of the most inventive and influential musicians of modern times with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," was found dead at his home on Thursday in suburban Minneapolis, according ...
Photo: Cirque du Soleils Mystere at Treasure Island.
These shows have legs in Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Gambling has lost much of the spotlight in recent years in Las Vegas as visitors have turned their attention — and wallets — to world-class spas, mega-nightclubs and star DJs, celebrity chefs and their restaurants and more.