The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Entertainment Listings
Stromae – April 16
Tickets on sale Friday, Jan. 16 at 10 a.m. PST
Inspired by some of the world’s most iconic venues, The Chelsea is a 40,000 square-foot transformable space featuring remnant brick tiling, an eclectic collection of stage production props, a vintage lobby bar, private VIP opera boxes and a memorable grand staircase complete with a dramatic chandelier. The venue’s mophie stage attracts some of today’s hottest acts.
Eric Church with special guest Halestorm
Friday, Jan. 16 & Saturday, Jan. 17
8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.
Tickets: $65 – $75 GA; Reserved prices starting at $95
Church’s current album, The Outsiders, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart and the Billboard Country Albums Chart earlier this year, featuring his No. 1 hit “Give Me Back My Hometown” and his new single “Talladega.” The Outsiders is the follow-up to Church’s Platinum-certified album Chief, (named the 2012 Album of the Year by both CMA and ACM, and GRAMMY-nominated for Best Country Album) which featured five Top 20 singles: “Homeboy” (certified Platinum for sales in excess of one million singles); the Top 10 “Like Jesus Does” and the Top 5 “Creepin’” (both certified Gold for sales in excess of 500,000 singles each); and two No. 1 hits “Drink in My Hand” (certified Platinum) and “Springsteen” (certified Double Platinum for sales in excess of two million singles). Church’s 2006 debut album, Sinners Like Me and his sophomore album Carolina (2009) are both RIAA Gold-certified. Carolina had three hit singles: the Top 10 “Hell on the Heart” as well as Top 20 hit “Smoke A Little Smoke” and Top 10 smash “Love Your Love The Most,” which were both certified Gold. Sinners Like Me spawned three Top 20 singles: “How ‘Bout You,” “Two Pink Lines,” and “Guys Like Me.”
Billy Idol with special guest Broncho
Saturday, Feb. 21
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $50 GA; Reserved prices starting at $55
Billy Idol was an early architect of the sound, style, and fury of punk rock. His lip-curling sneer and fist-pumping persona vaulted him into the mainstream as one of MTV’s first megastars, making him one of the most recognizable faces in pop music, while selling out arenas everywhere he played. He has sold 40 million albums while scoring numerous platinum albums worldwide, nine top forty singles in the U.S. and 10 in the U.K. including “Dancing With Myself,” “White Wedding,” “Rebel Yell,” “Mony Mony,” “Eyes Without A Face,” “Flesh For Fantasy,” and “Cradle Of Love.”
Pentatonix – The On My Way Home Tour
Saturday, Feb. 28
8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.
Tickets: $20 – $30 GA; Reserved prices starting at $40
Vocal quintet Pentatonix are celebrating the holiday season with their latest release, That’s Christmas To Me, which debuted at No. 9 on Billboard’s Top 200 Chart and is currently No. 1 on the Holiday Chart. The release is the group’s second album, following their first album PTX Vol. III. Pentatonix currently has more than 6.7 million YouTube subscribers and 650 million cumulative views. The group recently collaborated with world-renowned director Baz Luhrmann and Barney’s on their Baz Dazzled Christmas experience.
Thursday, April 9
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $30 GA; Reserved prices starting at $50
Raised in a musical family and briefly a student of music at Trinity College Dublin, Hozier’s childhood and adolescent listening was dominated by Chicago blues, Texan blues, Delta blues, Chess Records and jazz. In 2013, Hozier released his solo EP Take Me to Church and a powerful video of the title track that addressed gay discrimination in Russia. The music video went viral on YouTube and gave Hozier an international audience for his music. Last September, Hozier released his eponymous debut album to much anticipation.
Amy Schumer Live
Friday, April 24
8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.
Tickets: Prices starting at $45
As the funniest, freshest face on television, Amy Schumer is on the rise in the world of comedy with her blend of honesty and unapologetic sense of humor. The comic made her network debut in 2007 when she starred on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, co-starred on 30 Rock and received her own Comedy Central Presents special. Since then, she has appeared in critically-acclaimed series such as FX’s Louie, HBO’s Girls and more. On the big screen, Schumer has filmed the feature Seeking a Friend for the End of the World starring Steve Carrell and Kiera Knightley, as well as Price Check, an independent feature opposite Parker Posey that premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. The funny woman’s 2011 album, Cutting, placed in the Top 5 of the Billboard Charts and has been included on multiple Best Comedy Albums of the Year awards’ lists. Currently, Schumer is the creator, writer, executive producer and star of Inside Amy Schumer, the popular Comedy Central television series, which premiered in April 2013 as the network’s highest season premiere ratings of the year. This summer, she begins production on Universal’s Train Wreck, the feature film she wrote that will be produced by Judd Apatow and is scheduled to be released in July 2015. Schumer is a founding member of The Collective, a New York-based Theatre Company, and a graduate of The William Esper studio where she studied for three years.
Boulevard Pool is a multilevel pool experience by day and an intimate outdoor concert venue with unobstructed sightlines of both the mophie stage and The Strip by night.
Thursday, April 16
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: Prices starting at $25
Paul Van Haver, better known as Stromae is a Belgian singer-songwriter. He has distinguished himself in both hip-hop and electronic music. In 2009, Van Haver worked as a young trainee at the musical radio station NRJ in Brussels. Vincent Verbelen, music manager of NRJ, was impressed by the talent of Stromae’s first single “Alors On Danse” and decided to air it for the first time on NRJ. The response from listeners was one of extreme enthusiasm and Stromae’s career was launched. Sales quickly rose to number one in Belgium in just a matter of weeks. Vertigo Records, a label of Mercury Records France (Universal Music Group) signed him for a worldwide licensing deal soon after. By May 2010, the track “Alors On Danse” had reached number one in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Greece, Germany, Austria, Turkey, Switzerland, Italy, Denmark, Romania and the Czech Republic. In September 2010, Stromae collaborated with Kanye West on a remix of his hit “Alors On Danse.” At the end of 2010, he was nominated for “Best Dutch and Belgian Act” at the MTV Europe Music Awards. Stromae was one of the ten winners of the European Border Breakers Award 2011. And in 2011, his debut album Cheese won the award for “Best Dance Album” at the Victoires de la Musique.
Rose. Rabbit. Lie.
Rose. Rabbit. Lie. at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is a modern supper club where cocktail culture and culinary repertoire combine with spontaneous live entertainment. With hints of the past and a flair for the future, Rose. Rabbit. Lie. sets a new precedent for the night. It’s an experience that blurs the lines between restaurant, bar, club and live entertainment while adhering to no standard model, following no written rules. Come when you want. Leave when you wish. Grab a drink. Snack or dine. Entertainment within the venue will continuously evolve. Anticipate flights of performances all night, from torch singers to a world-class house band, to pop-and-lock, tap and syncopated dancers and neo-soul to acoustic sets and more.
Rose. Rabbit. Lie. opens at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday and features live music and entertainment. Guests can make dinner reservations via opentable.com or by calling 877-667-0585.
More than a lounge but not quite a club, more than a gaming pit but not quite a casino, BOND pulls together just the right elements of each. The result: a magnetic cocktail house where exotic things happen around all who walk inside. The epicenter of wildly poetic spectacle, carefully constructed yet seemingly spontaneous scenes fall into place with fascinating grace. A mash-up of LED art, live performance and upbeat house music, BOND toys with expectations drawing in passersby and compelling those within to stay. Seeming opposites commingle to infectious affect creating a scene no one can properly describe but everyone rushes to see.
Jan. 12 and 26 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Performing as DJ Technicolor, Morgan Gould’s Downtown Las Vegas beginnings have lead to great things. The musical powerhouse has enjoyed a residency at Commonwealth and headlined at Tryst at The Wynn, The Cosmopolitan’s Boulevard Pool and most recently Hakkasan’s Ling Ling Lounge at The MGM Grand. Grandson of Academy Award Winner David Gould, DJ Technicolor first aspired to become a filmmaker. That path changed when he discovered his true passion in creating and playing music. DJ Technicolor not only maintains a commanding presence on The Strip, but curates for brands like Liberty Trade Show, Red Bull, Mercedes Benz and Topshop. With original productions and remixes soon to be released, DJ Technicolor plans to continue his expansion into the DJ world.
DJ John Cha
Jan. 13 and 27 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
“Music is life, and I am living” are the words that best describe John Cha’s passion and love for music. Cha describes his style as high energy, fun, creative, technical and interesting. He’s opened for the likes of Ciara, Naughty By Nature and Kelly Clarkson; worked at some of the hottest clubs in Las Vegas; headlined at venues in Mexico and Canada; and watched his DJ star rise with the speed and brilliance of a Roman candle.
DJ Atom E
Jan. 14 and 28 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
DJ Atom E carries a myriad of accomplishments under his belt. From rocking huge crowds while blending various genres of music to distributing more than 1,000 original edits through the best DJ record pools, DJ Atom E is a master in producing stomping house beats. His one-of-a-kind eclectic mixes are laced with his signature style and offer a fresh take on the electronic dance music scene.
DJ Roger Gangi
Jan. 15 and 29 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Originally from New Jersey, Roger Gangi exploded on the Las Vegas scene in January 2006. Since then, hard work and dedication have given him the opportunity to spin at multiple properties on The Strip. Roger Gangi’s street cred runs deep as he has opened for big name DJs like David Guetta, DJ Skribble, Chris Cox and shared the stage with Estelle and Lil Jon. Expect the unexpected when you watch Roger Gangi perform live.
Jan. 16 and 17 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.
With over ten years of experience, DJ Impulse has achieved more than most in his field. After learning to play drums at the age of five, his love for a beat drew him to hip-hop where he immediately took notice of the DJ. At age 14, he asked for a set of turntables and the rest is history. Impulse began DJing house parties and completed his first club gig before he was old enough to legally get in the door. His popularity grew, winning him jobs with numerous artists including Wu Tang Clan, Funkmaster Flex and Ludacris. Currently working with Scratch Academy out of New York City, DJ Impulse has taken to commanding parties for corporate sponsors such as Red Bull, Scion and Saks Fifth Avenue. He performs sets ranging from ‘70s and ‘80s classics to mash-up parties with rock and rap, funk and R&B, rock, alternative and more. DJ Impulse spins a variety of genres and makes them blend perfectly.
Jan. 18 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
As dynamic on the dance floor as she is behind the decks, Crykit is one of the most unique and refreshing entities the entertainment industry has to offer. With her intoxicating spunk, unmistakable fiery red hair and flossy sense of fashion, Crykit electrifies any crowd, leaving a lasting impression. Her passion for music and the arts drove Crykit to move from a small farm in Kenosha, Wisconsin to the big city of San Francisco. She quickly established a name for herself as a DJ in the thriving EDM scene as well as a dancer within the prominent B-Boy and B-Girl scene. After a decade in San Francisco, Crykit moved to Los Angeles where her career continued to flourish. Now residing in Las Vegas, Crykit has studied and is versed in a variety of genres from funk, disco, house, hip-hop, EDM, rock, indie and Top 40.
Jan. 19 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Born and raised in La Puente, CA, DJ Cyberkid lived there until he was 15, before making the jump to Carpinteria, CA. Towards the end of his senior year of high school, Cyberkid got into DJ’ing, a hobby that would soon morph into a career for the young man. Cyberkid’s first professional DJ’ing gig was in Ventura, CA where he worked as a mixer fulltime on a radio station. After several years of working in radio at various stations, Cyberkid found his way to Vegas and has been DJ’ing Vegas’ extravagant nightclubs ever since.
Jan. 20 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
The fro. The smile. The larger than life presence with a personality to match and the jam-packed dance floor are signs of being under the influence of DJ M!keAttack. This technical DJ has the ability to manipulate music and boost any crowd’s energy from blah to bonkers. Known to “attack the crowd” with his undeniable demeanor and engaging and entertaining emcee skills, he performs live remixing that keeps crowds pumped, pounding and pulsing. With his high attention to detail and keen knowledge of lighting and sound, he creates an incomparable uniqueness at all of his events.
DJ Stephi K
Jan. 21 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
California-native DJ Stephi K developed a passion for music of all genres during her childhood. Inspired by artists such as Madonna and 2Pac, the budding performer began to write and record her own music, eventually developing her own unique style. Since her initial foray into the industry, DJ Stephi K has worked with several producers and has been featured on multiple hip-hop tracks. She’s performed live at venues throughout Southern California and starred in her own music video, “Play It Back.” DJ Stephi K now calls Las Vegas her home and continues to excel in the music industry with a confident attitude and strong presence that sets her aside from competitors.
Jan. 22 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Born and raised in Southern California’s San Fernando Valley, DJ Earwaxxx has been surrounded by music his entire life. The grandson of a touring Jazz pianist, son of piano playing father and brother of a drummer, DJ Earwaxxx was destined to excel in the DJ world. The electronic powerhouse began this career while experimenting with vinyl and turntables in 1993. Following an equipment upgrade and a move to Las Vegas, DJ Earwaxxx found himself working for two of the most prestigious club groups, Tao Group and The Light Group, where he played for thousands every weekend. By incorporating flawless blends, impeccable scratches and intricate trick mixing, Earwaxxx proves that he is the future of DJing.
Jan. 23 and 24 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.
It is his genuine love of music paired with incredible deck acumen that propels DJ Zebo beyond the reach of all the other DJs. Although house and jungle dominated his early turntable diet, Zebo is a polygamous lover of music, hustling to find any opportunity to play, from loft parties to weddings, corporate parties, in-store events and fashion shows. DJ Zebo is also an instructor at Columbia College, and he runs the Chicago-based Hot Dog Records with partner Marco Morales. Recently, he was listed in URB Magazine’s “Next 100” issue and voted “Best Local DJ” in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014 by the Chicago Reader Viewer Poll. Yet for all his vaunted versatility, Zebo’s initial love of jungle seems to subconsciously permeate his music at peak hour, with bombastic basslines rolling underneath familiar hooks and clever samples.
DJ Miss Joy
Jan. 25 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
A nationally-known DJ, Miss Joy debuted in 2002 in MTV’s “The Real World: Las Vegas.” She soon gained national exposure when she performed in a Pepsi Commercial with the world-renowned hip-hop group, The Black Eyed Peas. There was no doubt about her talents as a DJ and her ability to hold her own in the competitive club scene of Las Vegas after she easily took first place in an all-female DJ competition and first place in the largest DJ competition that Sin City has yet to offer.
Jan. 30 and 31 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Considered by some to be one of the most well-rounded DJs on the planet, DJ Mel brings renowned party-rocking sets to the table, which are as musically-broad as they are technically-skilled. This deep selection and unique touch behind the decks, along with his genre-flipping remixes and critically-acclaimed mix CDs, are what have made Mel a true “DJ’s DJ” and an Austin institution for almost two decades. DJ Mel delivers a total package featuring great skills, knowledge of music and unsurpassed crowd-engagement to every venue he plays.
A living breathing three level architectural wonder created by 2,000,000 luminous beaded curtains of light, this multi-story visual spectacle houses three unique bar experiences: high-energy hot spot, sophisticated cocktail retreat and inviting lounge.
Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox
Jan. 24 from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Jan. 25 from 8 to 11:30 p.m.
Scott Bradlee began his career as a jazz pianist and pop-cultural provocateur in high school where he had a standing gig at a local eatery and a “this might be cool” ragtime medley of classic rock songs. In 2009, Bradlee started making YouTube videos in order to reach a larger audience. Soon after, one of his viewers, Neil Gaiman, tweeted Bradlee’s video to his millions of followers causing it to go viral. Since then, Bradlee has joined forces with Postmodern Jukebox to produce a number of subsequent hits including a New Orleans-flavored take on Guns N’ Roses’ “Sweet Child o’ Mine” with over three million views; the “grandpa-style” reiteration of “Thrift Shop” with six million views; and “We Can’t Stop” with over 10.5 million views.
Jan. 29 from 8 to 11:30 p.m.
Jan. 30 and 31 from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Based in Los Angeles, The California Feetwarmers formed in 2012 and have since garnered a strong league of devoted followers including music lovers, dancers and children of all ages. Always a favorite with the dance crowd, the Feetwarmers have performed at a multitude of swing dance events in and around California. In 2013 the band brought the energy of their live show into the studio and presented their recording debut. The self titled album delivers their specific rendering of traditional jazz, blues and rags, and features guest appearances from Phil Alvin (The Blasters) and Andy Bean (The Two Man
Gentleman Band). In April 2014, the band joined forces with three-time Grammy award-winning blues musician Keb’ Mo’ to record a track for his new album BLUESAmericana.
ABOUT THE COSMPOLITAN OF LAS VEGAS:
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is a luxury resort offering a decidedly different perspective. Located at the heart of The Strip, the resort’s uniquely vertical multi-tower design offers spectacular views of the vibrant city. The new 2,995-room resort features oversized residential-style living spaces with expansive, one-of-a-kind private terraces. The Cosmopolitan’s luxurious resort amenities include a 100,000 square foot casino; Sahra Spa & Hammam and Violet Hour Hair Nails Beauty; three unique pool experiences; Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub, a multi-level integrated indoor/outdoor nightclub; 150,000 square feet of state-of-the-art convention and meeting space; 40,000-square foot performance and event space The Chelsea; and modern supper club Rose. Rabbit. Lie. An eclectic line-up of new-to-market retailers include: AllSaints Spitalfields, CRSVR Sneaker Boutique, DNA2050, EATDRINK, Jason of Beverly Hills, Kidrobot, Molly Brown’s Swimwear, Rent the Runway, Retrospecs & Co, Skins 62 Cosmetics, Stitched and Utique. Signature restaurants include: Blue Ribbon Sushi Bar & Grill by restaurateurs Bruce and Eric Bromberg; Comme Ça by Los Angeles Chef David Myers; Estiatorio Milos, by international restaurateur Costas Spiliadis; Holsteins from Block 16 Hospitality; Jaleo and China Poblano restaurants by acclaimed Chef José Andrés; Scarpetta and D.O.C.G. by award-winning Chef Scott Conant; and popular steakhouse STK from The ONE Group; bustling culinary food hall The Wicked Spoon; and The Henry, an all-day dining concept.
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