THE DAM SHORT FILM FESTIVAL TAKES CENTER STAGE!
The 14th Annual Dam Short Film Festival took center stage in Boulder City this past month and was the most successful so far!
BLACK LABEL SOCIETY AT THE HOUSE OF BLUES!
When you attend a BLACK LABEL SOCIETY concert, you expect to see plenty of bikers with beards and jackets with patches. However; what you probably don’t expect is to see grown men who look more like Vikings moved to tears….
VEGAS MUSIC SUMMIT 2018!
When I heard Joe Berman was going to be speaking at the Vegas Music Summit this year I immediately contacted Brian Saliba to tell him I wanted to be there!…
ROCKIN’ FOR AUTISM!
!The first annual ROCKIN’ FOR AUTISM benefit concert was held in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Backstage Bar and Billiards on Fremont Street on March 1, 2018. By all accounts, the show was a huge success and raised not only money, but also awareness for something affecting so many young people in this day and age….
SVANLUND GRAND OPENING!
I didn’t know I was going to NAMM 2018 until the last minute. I had been trying for months to make it out to California for meetings….
G3 AT BROOKLYN BOWL!
G3, the yearly traveling tour of guitar virtuosos spearheaded by Joe Satriani, played a packed show in Las Vegas at the Brooklyn Bowl on January 17th….
There was only one place to be to rock and ring in 2018 here in Sin City. And that would have to have been Count’s Vamp’d!…
It’s been awhile since Rock Queen Guitarist Lita Ford invaded Vegas. But when she does it always makes an impression and leaves everyone wanting more…
EVANESCENCE was in Las Vegas at the Pearl this past October with the “Synthesis Live” tour. The band led a 28-piece orchestra through a sold-out performance…
CATALINA FILM FESTIVAL 2017!
I went on vacation in Catalina Island for three days and as luck would have it, The Catalina Film Festival had just started the day I arrived. Being a new film maker myself, I was very intrigued to cover this event and perhaps learn some new rules to the game…
REMEMBERING TOM PETTY 1950-2017
With the passing of the legendary Tom Petty, many thoughts go in to my early days of my magazine as I looked for my coverage I did for Tom Petty. I took many photos of him in concert and I was always in the front row. The first time I came in contact with the icon was at the Billboard Awards Red Carpet in December of 2005…
ARW AT THE SMITH CENTER!
YES featuring 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of fame inductees Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, and Rick Wakeman played a sold out show at the Smith Center this past August. One of the most successful progressive rock bands of all time, are back with a nationwide tour spanning from coast to coast. Long time YES fans gathered to witness the musical legacy of ARW…
VANS WARPED TOUR IN VEGAS!
One of the most anticipated summer music festivals the 23rd annual Vans Warped Tour, rolled through Vegas this past June. The event was held at several stages inside the Hard Rock hotel and casino. Despite the heat, thousands of fans came out to see their favorites band such as FALLING IN REVERSE, GWAR, BARB WIRE DOLLS, NEW YEARS DAY, BLESS THE FALL, and many more….
PUNK ROCK BOWLING 2017!
LAS RAGEOUS IN VEGAS!
The first annual Las Rageous two day musical festival took place April 21 and 22 at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center and adjacent streets and lured a packed crowd to the downtown area
VIVA LAS VEGAS ROCKABILLY WEEKEND 2017!
Tom Ingram has done it again! And after the many years for Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Festival invading Las Vegas, this was my favorite year so far! Viva LV Rockabilly took over the Orleans April 13- 16th with music, cars, tattoos, style and fashion, incredible vendors, burlesque and excitement everywhere!
NAMM 2017! - THE EXPERIENCE!
The New Year rocked in with a bang as always when NAMM 2017 opens its doors to the best rock experience of the year! And this year was no exception! What always makes NAMM so great is that it is not only jam-packed with incredible shows and performances, but it is where music lovers, rock stars, the best products available, and music technology bring people from all over the world together for four incredible days! …
ACE FREHLEY AND LITA FORD ROCK THE BROOKLYN BOWL LAS VEGAS!
Ace Frehley and Lita Ford packed the Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas and VEGAS ROCKS! was there to capture all the action!…….
GREAT WHITE AND SLAUGHTER ROCK THE EASTSIDE CANNERY!
Great White and Slaughter returned to Sin City for another sell out show! Vegas Rocks! staff was there to capture all the action!