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Voodoo 2014 | Foo Fighters, 30 Seconds to Mars & More!

Over the course of 3 days this past Halloween weekend, a record breaking 100,000 people attended Voodoo Music Festival in New Orleans.  Those numbers are not surprising, considering the eclectic array of musica...

King Diamond Rules Las Vegas

King Diamond took over the House of Blues Las Vegas on Saturday, November 1, 2014, and despite reports that he was suffering from food poisoning he gave a stellar performance.  The fans packed the house to the ...

Hellyeah, Volbeat and FFDP Rule Las Vegas

The Joint in Las Vegas hosted a trifecta of metal with the return of Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat and Hellyeah to Las Vegas. This came as a climatic hometown show for members of FFDP and Hellyeah, with only...

Dope

Dope Returns to Las Vegas! Dope at Vamp'd Vegas ©Jo Anna Jackson/Stardogphotos Dope made a stop on their ongoing tour at Vamp'd Vegas, a first time for them in the club but not a first for the Las Vegas fa...

J. Roddy Walston & The Business

The best thing about  a music festival for me is the opportunity to check out bands I've never seen before.  I went to Life is Beautiful Festival very familiar with the sound of J. Roddy Walston & The Busin...

Switchfoot at Life is Beautiful Festival

Switchfoot flat out ROCKED Life is Beautiful Festival to a crowd of thousands in Las Vegas on Friday, October 24, 2014.  Their set was one of my favorite sets of the entire weekend.  Check out my gallery of pho...

Vintage Trouble at Life is Beautiful Festival

Vintage Trouble Rocked The Life is Beautiful Festival I have seen Vintage Trouble twice before in Las Vegas and they are always surrounded by fans who have traveled far to see them perform.  The same was true ...

Pussy Riot at Life is Beautiful Festival

Pussy Riot at Life is Beautiful Festival My coverage of Life Is Beautiful Festival started with members of a punk group who were there not to perform but to share as part of the Learning Series.  Conceptual...

Sammy Hagar’s Birthday Bash in Vegas

Hurricane?? That's not going to stop Sammy Hagar from celebrating his birthday in style! Sammy Hagar at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center ©Jo Anna Jackson/Stardogphotos Even though the locale may have c...

Louder Than Life Festival

The Inaugural Louder Than Life Festival in Louisville, Kentucky, October 4th & 5th, 2014 Louisville is the home of the Kentucky Derby, the Louisville Slugger and most recently, the first ever Louder Than...

Tesla

Tesla once again hit the Vegas circuit and this time headlined to a full room at the Eastside Cannery Casino, with fans piling into the venue to hear the now classic sounds, and the new music too from this tenu...

Lita Ford’s Vegas Birthday Bash

Lita Ford at Vamp'd Vegas. ©Jo Anna Jackson/Stardogphotos Lita Ford played a best and guest set at rock n' roll grill Count's Vamp'd Vegas, celebrating her birthday with a whole lot of vegas fans and some s...

Crazy Chief

This may look like a "Flashback Friday" story but it's current and it was awesome!  Crazy Chief's "Chrome Werewolf" Cassette Release at The Bunkhouse Saloon, Friday night, August 29, 2014. http://youtu.be/Vhyh...

Buckcherry with special guests Otherwise

The Hard Rock Las Vegas had a double whammy in August with local rockers Otherwise back on their Las Vegas turf along with Buckcherry for a hot night of rock 'n roll out at the Soundwaves pool. Otherwise kic...

ZZ Top and Jeff Beck

 August 16, 2014, ZZ Top and Jeff Beck joined forces at The Joint  at the Hard Rock Hotel Casino in Las Vegas ZZ Top and Jeff Beck on tour together for the first time and I caught the show in Las Vegas.  This ...

Boston with special guests Cheap Trick

Boston brought their rock & roll band to Las Vegas with a full house at Hard Rock Hotel's Joint, with special guest Cheap Trick opening the show with a hearty "Hello There" to kick off a long night of class...

Soundgarden

Soundgarden opened their co-headlining tour with Nine Inch Nails this past Saturday night in Las Vegas, at the AXIS, Powered by Monster, Theatre at Planet Hollywood Resort Casino. Soundgarden returned to L...

Doyle

DOYLE Announces Month-Long "Annihilate America Tour", Kicking Off on August 15, 2014! Tickets Available Now via www.OfficialDoyle.com For the past few years, heavy music fans have been clamouring to witness M...

KISS Las Vegas Residency Announced at The Joint!

KISS set to Rock & Roll Nine Nights at the Hard Rock Hotel Casino Las Vegas! KISS Get ready Las Vegas!  KISS has announced their first-ever residency, KISS Rocks Vegas, at The Joint inside Hard Rock Ho...