Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Updated Entertainment / NIGHTLIFE Schedule
Maxim “100 Hottest Women” Cover Model Krista Mills – July 22
Special guest Xzibit – July 29
Special guest Corey Taylor of Slipknot and Stone Sour – Official Concert After-Party – Aug. 5
Ellis Mania Official After-Party – Sept. 17
Maxim “100 Hottest Women” Cover Model Krista Mills – July 23
Special guest Xzibit – July 30
Special guest DJ Porter Robinson – July 24
Special guest DJ Andy Vargas of Santana – Aug. 8
Corey Taylor at Body English Thursday, Aug. 4 at 9 p.m.
Tickets start at $25 On sale Monday, July 11 at noon
American musician and singer Corey Taylor makes a stop at Body English at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Thursday, Aug. 4. Most well-known for his role as lead singer for Slipknot and Stone Sour, Taylor has also collaborated on musical projects with Avenged Sevenfold, Apocalyptica, Anthrax, Soulfly and Junk Beer Kidnap Band. Some of his greatest successes include helping Slipknot land three albums in the top 3 on the Billboard Top 200 chart.
The Bantamweight Tournament Final
Saturday, Aug. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
(Featuring Joseph Agbeko and Abner Mares)
Tickets start at $25
On sale nowTiësto In Concert Sept. 3, Oct. 1 and 29, Dec. 3
Tickets start at $50 On sale nowTiësto In Concert is a groundbreaking live show featuring the world’s No. 1 electronic DJ and producer Tiësto at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Tiësto In Concert is a visual and aural experience of epic magnitude that has been created exclusively for The Joint. Tiësto In Concert is the most immense Tiësto experience Las Vegas has ever witnessed.
His recently completed Kaleidoscope World Tour spanned more than 15 months and 175 dates across six continents playing to more than 1 million people. The tour featured an epic live show including an exhibition of lasers, light shows, and state of the art video content as well as sound from one of the most powerful sound systems ever used.
Widely regarded as the No. 1 DJ in the world, Tiësto has worked with global superstars such as Nelly Furtado, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Goldfrapp and more. Tiësto’s latest album Kaleidoscope Remixed is a reworking of his fourth album Kaleidoscope and includes a stunning collection of songs written and recorded in collaboration with a variety of music talents from the worlds of dance, pop and rock. He was nominated for a Grammy in 2007, voted No. 1 DJ in the world by DJ Magazine three years in a row, voted No. 1 DJ in the World 2008 by Mixmag Magazine and has sold millions of records worldwide.
Tickets are available online at http://www.tiestovegas.com/, http://www.thejointlasvegas.com/ http://www.hardrockhotel.com/, http://www.ticketmaster.com/ or by phone at 800.745.3000. For more information, visit http://www.tiestovegas.com/ or http://www.thejointlasvegas.com/
The finest collection of international kick boxers compete at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, July 30.
Headlining the eight-match card is Alain “The Panther” Ngalani of Hong Kong against Dzevad “BH Machine” Poturak of Sarajevo, Bosnia, for the International Kickboxing Association super heavyweight championship. Other international fighters include Denis Goncheronok of Minsk, Belarus; Sergio Cario of Amsterdam, Netherlands; Edwin “El Tigre” Aguilar of Tijuana, Mexico; Pavel Turuk of Minsk, Belarus; and Tim Thomas of Birmingham, England. Las Vegans on the card include Chidi “Chidi Bang Bang” Njokuani and Shawn Yarborough.
The card is recognized as one of the strongest since K-1 cards became popular during the mid – 2000s. The nationally and internationally televised event is promoted by Martial Arts Association in conjunction with Kickboxing Empire, both of Las Vegas. In addition to the Ngalani-Poturak IKA super heavyweight championship, other matches include Denis Goncheronok vs. Sergio Cario (heavyweight), Edwin Aguilar vs. Chidi Njokuani (heavyweight), Pavel Turuk vs. Shawn Yarborough (light heavyweight), Tim Thomas vs. Tony “Lionheart” Hervey of Detroit (super welterweight). Womens opponents will be determined at a later date. THE JOINT, BY ROGUEA state-of-the-art sound system delivers an unforgettable live music experience to the intimate 4,000 capacity venue. The Joint offers seven VIP Luxury Suites and a prestigious VIP Level. A superior video system and more versatile stage enhances any production — creating an experience that surpasses all expectations and makes The Joint the most dynamic, sophisticated and authentic venue in Las Vegas.
Shows at The Joint, by Rogue can be purchased at the Hard Rock Hotel Box Office, online at hardrockhotel.com, ticketmaster.com or charge-by-phone at 800.745.3000. For groups of 12 or more call 702.693.5220 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Soundgarden *This Weekend* Saturday, July 23 at 8 p.m.
(Special guest The Mars Volta)
Tickets start at $69.50 On sale nowTouring for the first time in more than 13 years, Soundgarden makes a stop at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, July 23. The band recently released a retrospective compilation Telephantasm (A&M/UMe) and their first live album, Live on I-5 (A&M/UMe). Opening up for Soundgarden will be progressive rockers The Mars Volta. For more information, visit http://www.soundgardenworld.com/.World Championship Kickboxing Saturday, July 30 at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets start at $25
On sale now
Iggy and The Stooges Saturday, Sept. 10 at 9 p.m.
Tickets start at $42.50 On sale now
Legendary punk rock group Iggy and The Stooges bring their high energy show to The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, Sept.10. Iggy and The Stooges is an American rock band from Michigan, first active from 1967 to 1974, and later reforming in 2003. Although they sold few records in their original incarnation and often performed for indifferent or hostile audiences, the group is widely regarded as instrumental in the rise of punk rock and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2010. The current show lineup includes Scott Asheton, James Williamson, Mike Watt and Steve Mackay. For more information, visit http://www.iggyandthestoogesmusic.com/.
Roger Daltrey performs The Who’s Tommy Saturday, Oct. 22 at 8 p.m.
Judas Priest Sunday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m.
(Special guests Black Label Society and Thin Lizzy)
Tickets start at $59.50 On sale now
Judas Priest, one of the most influential heavy metal bands of all time, has announced their final world tour. The band makes a stop at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino with special guests Black Label Society and Thin Lizzy on Sunday, Oct. 23.
The EPITAPH tour hits all major cities thoroughout the world as the band features songs that helped make the name Judas Priest synonymous with heavy metal.With all guns blazing and amps cranked, the band gives all their fans one last chance to witness the ultimate experience that is Judas Priest.
SOUNDWAVES Poolside Concert Series
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino unveils SOUNDWAVES, a summer poolside concert series, with a performance by Stephen Marley at 9 p.m. on Friday, June 10. Located in the Hard Rock Beach Club, SOUNDWAVES highlights some of today’s hottest bands and artists in a unique and intimate setting. Guests can enjoy the acts as well as the party scene from in front of the stage or chill to the sounds of the performers from a VIP cabana. For cabana reservations and information, please call 702.693.5555.
Ticket for SOUNDWAVES can be purchased at the Hard Rock Hotel Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, Ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800.745.3000. Dates and times are subject to change. For more information, visit http://www.hardrockhotel.com/.
Corey Taylor Friday, Aug. 5 at 9 p.m.
Tickets start at $25 On sale now
American musician and singer Corey Taylor makes a stop at SOUNDWAVES at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, Aug. 5. Most well-known for his role as lead singer for Slipknot and Stone Sour, Taylor has also collaborated on musical projects with Avenged Sevenfold, Apocalyptica, Anthrax, Soulfly and Junk Beer Kidnap Band. Some of his greatest successes include helping Slipknot land three albums in the top 3 on the Billboard Top 200 chart.
Matisyahu Saturday, Aug. 6 at 8:30 p.m.
Tickets – $27.50 in advance, $30 day of show On sale nowGroundbreaking artist Matisyahu performs at SOUNDWAVES at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, Aug. 6. In 2004, Matisyahu emerged with his debut album Shake Off The Dust…Arise. The unconventional artist raps about the glories of traditional Judaism over reggae beats. Throughout his career, Matisyahu has garnered Grammy Award nominations including “Best Reggae Album,” numerous gold records and a broad and faithful fanbase.
Pepper Friday, Aug. 12 at 9:30 p.m.
Tickets – $25 On sale nowHawaiian rock band Pepper makes a stop at SOUNDWAVES at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, Aug. 12. Pepper has sold more than half a million records and is most well known for their hit single “Give It Up.” In addition, the band’s songs have been featured on hit soundtracks including “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” and “Good Luck Chuck,” television shows and video games. Performing in major festivals like Lollapalooza, Mile High Festival and West Beach Music Festival, Pepper has gained a large following with many of its songs landing Billboard’s “Alternative Songs” chart including “No Control” and “Give It Up.”
Dropkick Murphys Friday, Oct. 14 at 8:30 p.m.
Tickets – $30.50 On sale nowAmerican punk band Dropkick Murphys hits the SOUNDWAVES poolside stage at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, Oct. 14. Dropkick Murphys. Gaining local popularity playing in annual St. Patrick’s Day concerts in Boston, the band has sold more than 3 million records worldwide. Dropkick Murphys local appeal inspired their platinum single “I’m Shipping Up to Boston,” which was featured in the Acadamy Award-winning film “The Departed.” Other hit singles include Billboard Top 20 “The Meanest of Times” and the Boston Red Sox theme song “Going Out In Style.”
Collective Soul Saturday, Sept. 10 at 9:30 p.m.
Tickets -$34.50 On sale now
Collective Soul rocks the SOUNDWAVES poolside stage at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, Sept. 10. Collective Soul gained a special place in the hearts of music lovers when they burst onto the scene in 1993 with the rock anthem Shine. The self-titled Collective Soul, released in March 1995, became the album that would help define their catchy melodies and guitar driven songs. In 2007, the band released Afterwords, sold exclusively through Target, which opened at No.25 on the Billboard “Comprehensive Albums” chart and No. 5 on the Billboard “Top Internet Albums” chart. “Tremble For My Beloved” found Collective Soul on the soundtrack to Twilight – one of the hottest movies of 2008. Now with new fans, a new label and new momentum, Collective Soul is excited by their latest studio effort and is back to having fun.Kenny Wayne Shepherd Saturday, July 30 at 9 p.m.
Tickets – $30 On sale now
Blues rocker Kenny Wayne Shepherd performs poolside at SOUNDWAVES at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, July 30. Shepherd exploded on the music scene in the mid-‘90s and garnered huge amounts of radio play. He released his first album Ledbetter Heights in 1995 which sold more than 500,000 copies by early 1996. Ledbetter Heights impressed the music industry with its range of styles including acoustic blues, rock blues, Texas blues and Louisiana blues. He released Trouble is… in 1998, earning a Grammy Award nomination, released Live On a year later and The Play You’re In in 2004. Shepherd has since filmed a documentary, a story about his trip across the South with a portable recording studio. In 2010, he released his latest album Live! In Chicago.Styx and REO Speedwagon Saturday, Sept. 24 at 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $39.50 On sale now
Legendary rockers Styx and REO Speedwagon hit the road together for only three shows in 2011 including The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, Sept. 24.
Styx’s Tommy Shaw, James “JY” Young, Lawrence Gowan, Todd Sucherman and Ricky Phillips (along with the occasional surprise appearance by original bassist Chuck Panozzo) have performed more live since 1999 than all of the previous years of the band’s existence combined. Spawned from a suburban Chicago basement in the early 1970s, Styx would eventually transform into the virtual arena rock prototype by the late1970s and early 1980s, due to a fondness for big rockers and soaring power ballads.
Styx is known for hit singles and classic rock radio standards “Come Sail Away,” “Renegade,” “Blue Collar Man,” “Fooling Yourself” and “Too Much Time on My Hands.” For more info visit http://www.styxworld.com/
REO Speedwagon, originally formed in Champaign, Ill., is still led today by keyboardist Neal Doughty (founding member since 1967), Kevin Cronin (who has fronted the band since 1972 on lead vocals, guitar and keyboards), and bassist Bruce Hall (since 1977), along with lead guitarist Dave Amato (since 1989) and drummer Bryan Hitt (since 1990). Together, the band continues to define the essence of two enduring genres, arena rock during performance side, and classic with audio and visual.
REO Speedwagon is known for hits “Ridin’ The Storm Out,” “Roll With The Changes,” “Keep On Loving You,” “Take It On The Run,” and “Can’t Fight This Feeling.” For more info visit http://www.speedwagon.com/.Furthur featuring Bob Weir and Phil Lesh Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $53.50 On sale now
Furthur featuring former Grateful Dead members Phil Lesh and Bob Weir return to The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Tuesday, Oct. 4.
During their last show at The Joint in fall 2010, the band played to a sold out crowd for more than three hours. Fans can expect Lesh and Weir to push the musical envelope with jaw-dropping improvisations and renditions of Grateful Dead classics with a band that includes keyboardist Jeff Chimenti (RatDog), drummer Joe Russo (Benevento – Russo Duo, Trey Anastasio), guitarist John Kadlecik (Dark Star Orchestra) and vocalists Sunshine Becker and Jeff Pehrson.
New and old fans of the Grateful Dead alike will be entranced as Lesh and Weir take the musical journey “furthur” exploring some of the Grateful Dead’s most beloved songs in a show that promises to keep the feet stomping and the bodies shaking. For more information on Furthur please visit http://www.furthur.net/
Incubus Saturday, Oct. 8 at 8 p.m.
(Special guest Young the Giant)
Tickets start at $64.50 On sale now
Multi-platinum rock band Incubus hits the road for a 30-city North America tour and makes a stop at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, Oct. 8 with special guest Young the Giant.
The tour is in support of their sixth studio album If Not Now, When?, available in stores on Tuesday, July 12. The highly anticipated album features lead single “Adolescents” which is topping the charts at alternative radio as well as newly released single “Promises, Promises.”
Fans who pre-order the album at http://www.enjoyincubus.com/ will get exclusive early access to tickets for the upcoming tour. Upon ordering, fans will immediately be sent MP3 of singles “Adolescents” and “Promises, Promises”. An album pre-order is also available on iTunes featuring exclusive content.
Having sold more than 13 million albums worldwide, Incubus’ extraordinary career has spanned over a decade, and includes six studio albums, which have spawned a total of thirteen Top 10 Rock hits with four singles debuting at No. 1 upon their release. The multi-platinum quintet’s last studio album Light Grenades debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top 200 (highest charting album debut of band’s career) and has sold more than 800,000 copies to date in the US.
Hailing from Calabasas, California, Brandon Boyd, Mike Einziger and Jose Pasillas formed Incubus in 1991 while they were in high school. The band’s break came in 1999 with the singles, “Pardon Me,” “Stellar” and “Drive,” from their second full-length, double-platinum selling disc Make Yourself. The group’s third album, Morning View, released in 2001, debuted at No. 2 on the album chart and included the radio hits “Wish You Were Here,” “Nice to Know You” and “Warning.” In 2004, Incubus released A Crow Left of the Murder which achieved platinum status on the strength of the No. 1 hit “
Tickets start at $56 On sale now
Roger Daltrey, iconic lead singer of The Who, hits The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday, Oct. 22 to perform The Who’s Tommy. He’ll also perform a variety of The Who’s classics and famous rock songs.
Daltrey will perform The Who’s legendary rock opera Tommy in its entirety from start to finish (the famous band never actually played the complete Tommy). Daltrey premiered the spectacular show in London at The Royal Albert Hall in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust on March 25 and is now taking it on the road. A variety of VIP packages will be available including options for artist meet-and-greets, reserved seating, collectible memorabilia and more.
Employing the use of striking visuals to accompany the music, every show will be an unforgettable concert experience for lifelong followers and newcomers alike. Fans will be treated not only to the full majesty of Tommy, but also to a variety of Who classics and more.
Tommy is not only one of the most acclaimed and defining works of the rock era, it is an enduring album that resonates on radio to this day where it has found multi-generational appeal. Inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1998, the double album sold 20 million copies, spawning a 1975 film of the same name, with Daltrey playing the title role.
Rock And Roll Hall of Fame inductee Daltrey is pulling out all the stops with a full band that will bring the rock opera’s wide-ranging sounds and textures to life vibrantly on stage every evening. Joining Daltrey will be Frank Simes (guitar), Scott Deavours (drums), Jon Button (bass), Loren Gold (keyboards) and Simon Townshend (guitar; younger brother of The Who’s guitarist Pete Townshend.
Throughout this tour, songs such as “Pinball Wizard,” “The Acid Queen,” “I’m Free,” “See Me, Feel Me” and “We’re Not Gonna Take It” promise to transport attendees into the world of this classic album with shuddering intensity and poetic power. For more information, visit http://www.thewho.com/.
Vanity Nightclub is open Friday through Sunday from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. Cover charge is $20 for women and $40 for men; local ladies enter for free at all times. VIP booths and tables start at $500. For VIP booths and tables, Vanity guests can call 702.693.5555 or visit VanityLV.com.
Vanity Fridays & Saturdays
Vanity Nightclub lights up every Friday starting at 10 p.m. with the energetic beats of resident DJ Eric D-Lux, straight from Los Angeles’ #1 radio station Power 106.Each Saturday, Vanity will welcome a special guest DJ:
Special guest DJ Zhaldee
Special guest Corey Taylor of Slipknot and Stone Sour – Official Concert After-Party *just added*
Special guest DJ Shift
Special guest DJ Skratchy
Special guest DJ Shift
Special guest Cheapshot
Ellis Mania Official After-Party *just added*
SIN on Sunday
Vanity Nightclub hosts the hottest Industry night with SIN on Sunday where locals get in free. Resident DJ, DJ FIVE tears up the turntables every Sunday night to help locals jump start their week.
July 31 *just added*
Flash Dancer: Vegas’ Sexiest Go-Go Competition with $10,000 in cash and prizes
*just added/this weekend*
Special guest Xzibit
Aug. 8 *just added*
Special guest DJ Andy Vargas of Santana
Special guest DJs Scooter and Lavelle
Poolside glamour rules as the preeminent “daylife” experience, REHAB, takes place each Sunday. In its eighth year, the once intimate poolside party has grown into a world-renowned destination for thousands of weekend revelers including A-list celebrities and some of the music industry’s biggest acts. Named one of the top10 pools in the world by the Travel Channel and one of Tripadvisor’s top 10 sexiest hotels in the US, REHAB offers 50 poolside cabanas that include 42-inch HD plasma TVs and poolside spa service options courtesy of Reliquary Water Sanctuary & Spa. Resident DJs, Eric D-Lux and Shift keep the energy high every Sunday. Cover charge is $20 for women and $40 for men, local ladies enter for free at all times.
The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is a 4,000-person capacity venue that serves as a sophisticated, intimate and unparalleled destination. The Joint features seven Luxury Suites, a VIP Studio Level, state-of-the-art sound system, superior video system and a production package tailor-made for artist comfort. It has received numerous accolades including “Best Concert Venue” in Las Vegas Review-Journal’s “Best of Las Vegas” awards in 2010 and 2011, “Best New Major Concert Venue” at the 2010 Pollstar Awards, and “Best Live Music Venue” in AOL City’s Best 2010 awards. The Joint delivers unforgettable live music experiences with an ongoing roster of legendary artists taking its stage including the first rock ‘n’ roll residency in Las Vegas with Carlos Santana’s Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through the Hits, Paul McCartney, The Killers, Bon Jovi, Kenny Chesney, Arcade Fire, Motley Crüe, Avenged Sevenfold, Alice in Chains, Paramore, Muse, Drake and No Doubt. The venue is also home to Tiësto In Concert, a groundbreaking live show created exclusively for The Joint featuring the world’s No. 1 electronic DJ and producer Tiësto. For additional information, call 702.693.5583 or 702.693.5000. HardRockHotel.com / TheJointLasVegas.com. Keep up with the latest updates on The Joint via Facebook and Twitter.
About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is a premier destination entertainment resort in Las Vegas, owned by Brookfield Real Estate Finance Fund II, a division of Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE: BAM) and managed by WG-Harmon, LLC, a subsidiary of Warner Gaming, LLC. Built in 1995, the property completed a $750 million expansion in 2010. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where acts such as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Linkin Park, Foo Fighters and The Killers have all performed. Features of the property include an 11-story Hard Rock Hotel tower with 640 guest rooms, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites and the all-suite HRH Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites; 72,000 square feet of casino space; 80,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space; the luxurious Vanity Nightclub; Reliquary Water Sanctuary & Spa; Reliquary Salon; 4.8 acres of tropical pool paradise; REHAB, the trendsetting Sunday afternoon pool party; The Joint concert venue; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; restaurants including Rare 120 steakhouse, the Tuscan-style Italian eatery AGO, world-renowned Nobu, Johnny Smalls, Pink Taco and Mr. Lucky’s 24/7 diner; numerous cocktail lounges; several retail stores; and a state-of-the-art Fitness Center. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit http://www.hardrockhotel.com/.
About AEG LiveAEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance. AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival, exhibition, broadcast, merchandise and special event divisions, fifteen regional offices and owns, operates or exclusively books thirty-five state-of-the-art venues. The current and recent concert tour roster includes artists such as Taylor Swift, The Black Eyed Peas, Bon Jovi, Usher, Carrie Underwood, Daughtry, Justin Bieber, Leonard Cohen, Wisin & Yandel, Kenny Chesney, P!nk and Paul McCartney. The company is also currently producing residency shows in Las Vegas including Celine Dion and Rod Stewart at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace and Barry Manilow at Paris Las Vegas. Our exhibition portfolio boasts the most successful exhibition of all time, Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, which has attracted more than 7 million visitors since 2005. AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. http://www.aeglive.com/About The Joint, by Rogue
Maxim “100 Hottest Women” Cover Model Krista Mills Hard Rock Beach ClubThe Hard Rock Beach Club is open from 11 a.m. to sunset Monday through Friday and opens at 10 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Cover charge is $20 for ladies and $40 for men. Beach attire is strictly enforced. For additional information, please call 702.693.5555.
Kick off the weekend at the hottest Friday day party in Las Vegas.
REVEL SaturdaysSpend your Saturday in the sun like a rock star while enjoying all that the Hard Rock Beach Club has to offer.RELAX MondaysRELAX Mondays at Hard Rock Beach Club is the city’s premiere weekly industry pool party offering free admission to Las Vegas locals. ]