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Uncle Kracker Proves He’s One of Us at the Golden Nugget

Uncle Kracker Proves He’s One of Us at the Golden Nugget

Written and photos by Heather Vale On an August day in Vegas, several ’90s and 2k bands got together for the Under the Sun Tour, a yearly traveling event masterminded by Sugar Ray’s lead singer, Mark McGrath, in 2013. This time around, the lineup featured Sugar Ray (of course) along with Uncle Kracker, Smash Mouth and […]

Pepe Aguilar at The Pearl – Mexican Independence Day Weekend

Pepe Aguilar at The Pearl – Mexican Independence Day Weekend

Pepe Aguilar brought an explosive show to The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort Friday night to celebrate Mexican Independence weekend! The great Latin singer performed songs from his career including “Mi Ciudad,” “Perdoname” and “Mi Credo.” Aguilar also performed his new single “Entre Dos Rios.” Previously Aguilar said, “It is a tremendous pleasure for me […]

Movie Review – But I’m A Cheerleader

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Movie Review – But I’m A Cheerleader

By William Eamon Workman I first saw But I’m a Cheerleader while sitting tensely in an older girl’s room at the age of eighteen.  Despite my awkwardness, the hilarity of the movie soon drew me in and carried me away.  Since then I have watched it twice more and each time I laugh, I cry, […]

Terry Fator does Willie Nelson following fan-voted contest

Terry Fator does Willie Nelson following fan-voted contest

Mirage headliner Terry Fator ran an online contest where fans voted on which celebrity impression they wanted Terry to perform next. The finalists were Celine Dion, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, Jimmy Durante, Ethel Merman and Pharrell Williams. Fans then voted on the winner and it was….Willie Nelson! No word on if Willie will ever make […]

Movie Review – Blue is the Warmest Color

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Movie Review – Blue is the Warmest Color

By William Eamon Workman Since my first introduction to this film was actually a negative response video on YouTube, I was understandably apprehensive about watching Blue is the Warmest Color.  However, my morbid curiousity got the better of me and I’m glad it did because I love this movie. Interestingly enough the original writer, Julie […]

Fathom Event’s September 16 presentation of A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Fathom Event’s September 16 presentation of A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

By Victoria Alexander Las Vegas Informer An extraordinary one-night event from London’s Old Vic, A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE will be broadcast directly from the live performance at Las Vegas theaters on September 16. Thinking about going to New York for a week seeing Broadway plays? A ticket to the revival of Cabaret goes from $114 to $515. How about a dramatic […]

Remembering Joan Rivers: Dolly Parton, Harry Wayne Casey (of KC and The Sunshine Band) and Frank Marino (Joan Rivers Las Vegas Impersonator)

Remembering Joan Rivers: Dolly Parton, Harry Wayne Casey (of KC and The Sunshine Band) and Frank Marino (Joan Rivers Las Vegas Impersonator)

Though her death is no laughing matter, her life was nothing but.  I know she would want us all to keep smiling.  And I know we always will when we think of her.  Rest in peace, Joan. We will always love you.” – Dolly Parton       “I am in shock.  My heart goes out to Melissa and Cooper […]

FRANK MILLER’S SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR Movie Review

FRANK MILLER’S SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR Movie Review

By Victoria Alexander  Las Vegas Informer This sequel has girth. The filmmakers got the magnificent unclothed Eva Green as cinema’s deadliest femme fatale but Jessica Alba gets star billing? The sequel to co-directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller’s 2005 SIN CITY does not pander to a wider audience. If you loved SIN CITY, this is a […]

Foxtail at SLS Las Vegas Celebrates Official Grand Opening with Nico & Vinz

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Foxtail at SLS Las Vegas Celebrates Official Grand Opening with Nico & Vinz

On Aug. 30, the edgy and sophisticated Foxtail nightclub at SLS Las Vegas debuted with a special performance by international music sensations Nico & Vinz in celebration of the club’s grand opening weekend.  After dining on property at Bazaar Meat, the duo delivered a dynamic performance of hits “When the Day Comes” and “Am I Wrong,” recently named one of the “2014 […]

Interpol performs at Boulevard Pool at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Interpol performs at Boulevard Pool at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas welcomed alternative band Interpol to the mophie stage at Boulevard Pool as part of the “Set Your Life To Music” weekly concert series. Dapperly dressed in suits, Interpol opened their set with “Say Hello To The Angels” off their 2002 album Turn On the Bright Lights, filling Boulevard Pool with their darkly atmospheric sound. The band played […]

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