PHOTOS: “Raiding the Rock Vault” Raises $3,500 for The Cultural Arts Training Foundation at Friday, Feb. 13 Show

 

PHOTOS: “Raiding the Rock Vault” Raises $3,500 for The Cultural Arts Training Foundation at Friday, Feb. 13 Show

Proceeds from the one-night-only red carpet event will support the foundation’s programs that correspond to One Billion Rising, a global campaign to empower women

 

“Raiding the Rock Vault” raised a total of $3,500 for The Cultural Arts Training Foundation at #RockAndRise, a special charity performance on Friday,

Feb. 13, 2015. Proceeds from the event will support the foundation’s programs that correspond to One Billion Rising, a global campaign to empower women.

A check for $3,500 was presented to Lance Parvin, Executive Director of The Cultural Arts Training Foundation, on stage at the Tropicana Showroom at the end of the show.

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Jay Schellen and Carol-Lyn Liddle present a check to Lance Parvin, Executive Director, The Cultural Arts Training Foundation. (Credit: Ira Kuzma)

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The cast of “Raiding the Rock Vault” and Lance Parvin, Executive Director, The Cultural Arts Training Foundation. (Credit: Ira Kuzma)

 

The One Billion Rising global campaign was started in 2012 as part of the V-Day movement to end violence against women and girls. The “billion” refers to the UN statistic that one in three women – or about one billion – will experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime. The campaign seeks to end violence again women, rise for justice and promote gender equality.

The Cultural Arts Training Foundation is a local Las Vegas charity that was established in 2011. It was founded on the idea of using movement arts to empower and improve overall health. Programs that correspond to the One Billion Rising campaign include a Women’s Empowerment Program, Veterans Internal Health Program, Child Empowerment Program,

Senior Self Defense, Specialty Self Defense and Fitness Fusion.

 

About “Raiding the Rock Vault”

Simply the best rock show in Vegas. Ranked the No. 1 Performance in Las Vegas on TripAdvisor for over 12 months, “Raiding the Rock Vault” brings the history of rock ‘n’ roll to life with musicians from iconic bands who played it, including Whitesnake, Bon Jovi, Heart, Survivor, The Offspring, Quiet Riot, Asia, and Badfinger. Featuring classic anthems from The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Free, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Queen, Boston, Kansas, U2, Aerosmith, Van Halen, AC/DC, Pat Benatar, Foreigner, Heart, Journey, Bon Jovi, Whitesnake, Supertramp and many more, “Raiding the Rock Vault” was voted Reader’s Choice Best of Las Vegas. For tickets, please call (800) 829-9034 or visit the Tropicana Las Vegas Show Tickets desk or TropLV.com

Photos: Raiding the Rock Vault Honored with Memorabilia Case at Hard Rock Cafe

Yesterday the cast of Raiding the Rock Vault were honored with a special memorabilia case dedication featuring many items from their rock ‘n’ roll histories with bands including Heart, Asia, Whitesnake and Quiet Riot. Fans showed up at the Hard Rock Cafe’s strip location to watch their favorite rock icons pose in front of the case and talk about the stories behind several of the items which included the jacket leather jacket worn by Paul Shortino during “This is Spinal Tap”, guitars from Doug Aldrich of Whitesnake and Andrew Freeman of The Offspring, the black suit worn by Robin McAuley worn during MSG’s music video “This is my Heart” and more.

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Photo credit:  Erik Kabik

Hard Rock Cafe to showcase history of Raiding the Rock Vault artists with Memorabilia Case Dedication – Tuesday, April 8

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Hard Rock Cafe to showcase history of Raiding the Rock Vault artists with Memorabilia Case Dedication  

Artists to donate items from their storied rock ‘n’ roll histories with bands including Heart, Asia, Whitesnake, Quiet Riot, and more!

 

Hard Rock Cafe’s strip location is set to pay homage to the legendary talent that perform in LVH – Las Vegas Hotel & Casino’s Raiding the Rock Vault on Tuesday, April 8 at 3 p.m. The display will be located on the third level of the cafe and will include pieces of rock ‘n’ roll history from artists who have performed in iconic bands including Heart, Asia, Whitesnake, Quiet Riot, and more.

“We’re into our second year of performing the show here at LVH and the audience response has been a dream come true,” said Raiding the Rock Vault lead vocalist Paul Shortino, (Rough Cutt, Quiet Riot). “Our fans just awarded us with the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s 2014 Best of Las Vegas honor, and we’re excited to have our memorabilia on display at Hard Rock Cafe for them to see!”

In addition to the case dedication, Hard Rock Cafe will be partnering with the show the entire month of April as the restaurant and music venue’s preferred production. Throughout the month, guests who come in to either Hard Rock Cafe location, Paradise or Las Vegas Blvd., with a Raiding the Rock Vault ticket stub will receive 20% off of their meal, excluding alcohol.

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About Hard Rock International
With a total of 180 venues in 56 countries, including 140 cafes, 19 hotels and 9 casinos, Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. HRI owns the global trademark for all Hard Rock brands. The company owns, operates and franchises Cafes in iconic cities including London, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and Dubai. HRI also owns, licenses and/or manages hotel/casino properties worldwide. Destinations include the company’s two most successful Hotel and Casino properties in Tampa and Hollywood, Fl., both owned and operated by HRI parent company The Seminole Tribe of Florida, as well as other exciting locations including Bali, Biloxi, Chicago, Cancun, Las Vegas, Palm Springs, San Diego and Singapore. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include Seoul, Vienna, Anchorage and Siem Reap. New Hard Rock Hotel projects include Daytona Beach, Aruba, Abu Dhabi, Ibiza and Shenzhen and Haikou in China. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit www.hardrock.com.

Photos: Vinnie Paul Hosted his 50th Birthday Bash at Vinyl inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, March 11

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Rock ‘n’ roll legend Vinnie Paul, best known as the drummer in the heavy metal group HELLYEAH, hosted his 50th birthday bash inside Vinyl at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Wednesday, March 11.

Paul, along with many of his close friends and family members, took over the intimate venue for an unforgettable celebration. As guests walked in, Las Vegas-based rock band Sin City Sinners joined by Slash bassist Todd Kerns performed a cover of Guns N’ Roses song “Welcome to the Jungle.” Attendees continued to hop on stage throughout the night including Guns N’ Roses lead guitarist DJ Ashba, LA Guns vocalist Phil Lewis, Papa Roach drummer Tony Palermo, Ace Frehley drummer Scot Coogan, Zowie Bowie performer Chris Phillips, Armored Saint and DC4 guitarist Jeff Duncan and more, to perform some of the greatest hits in rock ‘n’ roll history. Paul was seen having a great time and was shocked when a customized birthday cake shaped as a HELLYEAH bass drum and drumsticks was presented to him.

Additional celebrity guests that were in attendance include Las Vegas Strip headliner Frankie Moreno, actor Brian Thomas, professional dancer Lacey Schwimmer, Asia frontman John Payne, Quiet Riot vocalist Paul Shortino,  Whitesnake guitarist Doug Aldrich, Lynch Mob vocalist Andrew Freeman, musician Zachary ThroneFOX’s “American Idol” finalist Jasmine Trias, singer and magician Ben Stone and more.

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Photo Credit:  Chase Stevens

 

About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is Las Vegas’ off-strip playground, just minutes and less than three miles from McCarran International Airport. The premier destination entertainment resort is owned by Brookfield Real Estate Finance Fund II 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, Foo Fighters, Carlos Santana, Mötley Crüe and Guns N’ Roses have all performed.  Features of the property include an 11-story Casino 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 featuring Peacock High-Limit gaming and Asian gaming amenities; 80,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space; more than $4 million in rare music memorabilia; Body English Nightclub; Reliquary Water Sanctuary, Spa & Salon; 4.5 acres of tropical pool paradise housing world-famous pool parties REHAB Sunday and RELAX Monday; live music/entertainment venues The Joint and Vinyl; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; restaurants Culinary Dropout, Nobu, The Ainsworth, 35 Steaks + Martinis, Pink Taco, Mr. Lucky’s Café and 福Fú; a state-of-the-art fitness center and trendsetting retailers John Varvatos, Affliction, Love Jones and Rocks The Jewelers. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit hardrockhotel.com. Follow Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on FacebookTwitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.

Asia at Green Valley Ranch Resort Saturday November 10th


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Venue: Ovation

Genre: Rock

Date: Saturday, November 10, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Ticket Prices: $25, $32.50 and $42.50 plus tax and applicable fees

Artist Info: Formed in the early 1980s, ASIA’s eponymous debut album received considerable commercial success, spending several weeks at the top of the charts and receiving multi-platinum certification. The album featured the hit singles, “Only Time Will Tell” and “Heat of the Moment,” the latter of which peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The band’s success continued with their second album Alpha, which once again peaked in the top 10 on the Billboard charts and received platinum certification. Despite several lineup changes, the band continued to tour worldwide and produce music, releasing studio albums throughout the 1990s and 2000s. In 2007 the original members of the band reunited and released the album Phoenix. The band’s current album XXX, celebrating their 30th anniversary, was released in 2012.

This is an all ages show; those under 21 must be accompanied by an adult

Get Caught Up in the Heat of the Moment with Rock of Vegas at Fremont Street Experience













Get Caught Up in the Heat of the Moment with ‘Rock of Vegas’
at Fremont Street Experience

Summer Concert Series continues with a Free Show
by ASIA featuring John Payne, Saturday, July 7

Get caught up in the Heat of the Moment at Fremont Street Experience’s ‘Rock of Vegas’ summer concert series during a free concert by ASIA featuring John Payne on Saturday, July 7 at 9 p.m. on the 1st Street Stage. Throughout the weekend, visitors can also enjoy free entertainment on three stages as the 100-day ‘Rock of Vegas’ summer concert series takes over downtown through Labor Day Weekend.

ASIA featuring John Payne
John Payne became the frontman of the supergroup ASIA in 1992 and has released 8 stunning studio albums, several live albums, a live DVD and toured the world extensively for 14 years with the group. ASIA’s legendary sound lives on in ASIA featuring John Payne rocking audiences worldwide with set lists that include classic ASIA songs such as “Heat of the Moment,” “Only Time Will Tell,” “Don’t Cry,” and “Sole Survivor,” as well as an original EP released by ASIA Featuring John Payne in 2009 entitled “Military Man.”

About ‘Rock of Vegas’ Summer Concert Series
‘Rock of Vegas’ Summer Concert Series will have something for everyone with three stages active every night. Fremont Street Experience’s concert series features free headliner concerts from an exciting lineup of high-voltage rock ‘n’ rollers including legendary singer of Mötley Crüe, Vince Neil, and the ultimate glam metal rocker, Dee Snider, singer of Twisted Sister. ROCK CANDY Sticky Sweet, an elaborately staged production show, and Dirty Pairadice, a cover band paying homage to the hair band era, take the stage five nights a week performing hits of the 1980s. ARENA, an 80s stadium rock tribute band will play Thursdays-Saturdays during the summer. Viva Vision screen lights up nightly with shows featuring tributes to some of rock’s greatest bands. The rockin’ concert series kicks off Memorial Day Weekend continuing through Labor Day Weekend.

Free Headliner Concerts
Throughout the summer, Fremont Street Experience will host an exciting lineup of performances from the head-banging masterminds behind some of the most popular rock anthems including: Vince Neil – Legendary Singer of Mötley Crüe on May 26; Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx on June 9; Night Ranger on Friday, June 22; ASIA featuring John Payne on July 7; WARRANT & SKID ROW on July 21; BRET MICHAELS “Get Your Rock on Tour 2012” on August 4; SURVIVOR on August 18; and DEE SNIDER – Legendary Singer of Twisted Sister with special guest JAC&JILL on September 1. All concerts start at 9 p.m.

ROCK CANDY Sticky Sweet
ROCK CANDY Sticky Sweet stage show by Face Productions will put on a high-voltage performance as cast members belt out the most beloved and popular songs of the guitar shredding era of the 80s including: Quiet Riot’s “Cum On Feel The Noize,” Def Leppard’s “Pour Some Sugar On Me,” Bon Jovi’s “You Give Love a Bad Name” and many more. With a commanding stage presence and ear-splitting sound, ROCK CANDY is bound to shake audiences all night long with their sticky sweet performance that guarantees you’ll have “Nothin’ But a Good Time.” ROCK CANDY Sticky Sweet performs Tuesdays through Sundays from 8-11 p.m. on the 3rd Street Stage.

Dirty Pairadice
Amidst an electrifying stage setup complete with giant replicas of the famous Gibson Flying V guitar, Las Vegas’ own Dirty Pairadice performs the guitar-smashing music with uncanny precision. The explosive stage performance created for “Rock of Vegas” is a one-of-a-kind show, covering some of the most powerful songs of the era. You won’t want to miss Dirty Pairadice, performing Thursdays through Mondays from 8-11 p.m. on the 1st Street Stage.

Arena
An 80s Stadium Rock Tribute Band based in Las Vegas, ARENA has established itself as one of the most sought-after tribute artists, performing hits from the best bands of the big arena rock era, including Journey, Jon Bon Jovi, Guns n’ Roses, AC/DC, Def Leppard, Poison, among others. ARENA performs on the Main Street Stage on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 p.m.-2 a.m.

With all three stages active every night during 100 days of Rock Of Vegas, other featured bands throughout the summer will include Rok of Ages, The Reflex, Carol Lyn & Some Guys, Spasmatics, Brazen and Venus Rising (Hair Band Edition).

Rockin’ Viva Vision Shows
Seven nights a week Viva Vision showcases custom productions synced to the smash hits of some of rock’s most legendary bands. The nightly lineup of Viva Vision shows includes the newest Viva Vision show “BON JOVI Wanted in Vegas,” which features three songs hand selected by Jon Bon Jovi, “It’s My Life,” “Who Says You Can’t Go Home” and the band’s signature song, and one of rock’s most memorable anthems, “Livin’ On A Prayer.” Also on Viva Vision during ‘Rock of Vegas’ will be “KISS Over Vegas” highlighting 1983 “Lick it Up,” “The Doors Strange Days” featuring #1 Billboard Hit Song “Light My Fire,” “A Tribute to Queen,” “Don McLean’s American Pie,” and “JVH’s Signs of Life.”

For complete information on the headliner concerts and nightly entertainment, visit www.vegasexperience.com to plan an awesome experience that will rock your world. You can also become a Facebook fan of Fremont Street Experience to get the latest insight and buzz about ‘Rock of Vegas.’

About Fremont Street Experience
Fremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment complex located in historic downtown Las Vegas. Fremont Street Experience features Viva Vision, the world’s largest video screen which is 1,500 feet long, 90 feet wide and suspended 90 feet above the urban pedestrian mall. Viva Vision features nightly spectacular light and sounds shows with 12.5 million LED lights and a 550,000-watt sound system. Fremont Street Experience is a one-of-a-kind venue which includes free nightly concerts and entertainment on three stages. With direct pedestrian access to 10 casinos, more than 60 restaurants and specialty retail kiosks, Fremont Street Experience attracts over 17 million annual visitors. Fremont Street Experience can be found online at www.vegasexperience.com.

‘Rock of Vegas’ Summer Concert Series Coming to Fremont Street Experience

‘Rock of Vegas’ Summer Concert Series
Coming to Fremont Street Experience

100 Days of Free Entertainment Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend
and Runs Through Labor Day Weekend

Fremont Street Experience announces its summer concert series Rock of Vegas with an entertainment lineup of legendary rock ‘n’ rollers from the 1980s. The free concert series in Downtown Las Vegas will kick off Memorial Day Weekend with Vince Neil, legendary singer of Mötley Crüe, and runs through Labor Day Weekend with a performance by the ultimate glam metal rocker, Dee Snider, legendary singer of Twisted Sister.

“This is the fourth summer concert series at Fremont Street Experience and this year Rock of Vegas will bring the classic rock hits of the ’80s to life with plenty of power ballads and guitar shredding,” said Jeff Victor, president of Fremont Street Experience. “Downtown Vegas is a fun place to see a concert and offers one of the best values in Las Vegas. All the concerts and stage shows are free, plus downtown hotel-casinos offer great deals on room rates, gambling and many food and drink specials.”

Rock of Vegas Summer Concert Series at Fremont Street Experience headliner concerts are:
May 26 – VINCE NEIL -Legendary Singer of Mötley Crüe
June 9 – DENNIS DEYOUNG: The Music of Styx
June 22 – NIGHT RANGER
July 7 – ASIA featuring John Payne
July 21 – WARRANT & SKID ROW
Aug. 4 – BRET MICHAELS “Get Your Rock on Tour 2012”
Aug. 18 – (To be announced)
Sept. 1 – DEE SNIDER – Legendary Singer of Twisted Sister with special guest JAC&JILL

(All concerts are Saturday nights with the exception of June 22, which is a Friday night.)

“So if you’re looking for nothing but a good time and wanna rock, come to Fremont Street Experience this summer where you can still rock in America and have the best of times,” added Victor.

Fremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment complex in historic downtown Las Vegas and features Viva Vision, the world’s largest video screen. With direct access to 10 casinos, more than 60 restaurants, plus specialty retail kiosks, Fremont Street Experience attracts over 17 million annual visitors. Fremont Street Experience can be found online at www.vegasexperience.com.

Silverton Casino Hotel announces August entertainment listing

Silverton Casino Hotel announces August entertainment listing

Silverton Casino Hotel is the perfect place for great music, delicious food and a weekend escape
from the hustle and bustle of the Las Vegas Strip. Please find a list below of the upcoming headliners at Silverton Casino Hotel. Tickets can be purchased at Silverton Casino Hotel, by calling 702-263-7777 or by logging onto www.silvertoncasino.com

 

Bikinis, Bands and Burgers Poolside Concert Series
Dates: Saturdays, August 6 & August 13
Time: 7 p.m.
Admission Cost: $10 general admission; $5 off with Silverton Rewards Club Card
Venue: Sway Pool & Lounge
Event Info: Music lovers can look forward to the June installments of the Bikinis, Bands and Burgers Poolside Concert Series. Hosted by DJ Rama, this month’s performance lineup includes the legendary and talented Marcia Griffiths on August 6. This Jamaican bred reggae artist has been a powerful influence to others through the combination of her impressive vocal talents and her humanitarianism. In 2002 Griffiths was awarded the Prime Minister’s Award of Excellence during Jamaica’s independence celebration. This poised performer will take you to paradise and she is one who is a must see. Griffiths will be joined by reggae group Lady Reiko & Sin City Prophets.

The reggae music will continue into the next weekend with Michael Black and Detour Posse on August 13. Attendees can enjoy this eclectic mix of artists while relaxing poolside at Silverton Casino Hotel’s luxurious Sway Pool while taking advantage of delicious summer snacks and plenty of drink specials. For more information on performers please visit www.silvertoncasino.com. Must be 21 years of age or older to attend.

Adopt An Airman
Date: Saturday, August 13
Time: 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Admission Cost:
Venue: Veil Pavilion
Event Info: It is that time again when the 820th Red Horse Squadron of the United States Air Force, Nellis is preparing to deploy to Southwest Asia to defend the country and what they need right now is support from their fellow citizens. Adopt An Airman is an event that first took place at Silverton in 2008 and it gives Las Vegas locals the chance to come out and meet military personnel and become their pen pal for the duration of their deployment. Show your support for these heroes and Adopt An Airman. Guests can visit adoptaserviceman.com for more information about the program.

Mosaic
Date: Saturday, August 20
Time: 8 p.m.
Admission Cost: $15
Venue: Veil Pavilion
Artist Info: Melodic vocal group, Mosaic, will make its Las Vegas headlining debut at Veil Pavilion in Silverton Casino Hotel. The multi-talented and musically diverse singing sensations are famed for their appearances on hit television shows such as “America’s Got Talent” and MTV’s “Top Pop Group,” and will now call Silverton Casino Hotel their new home.  Show goers can expect to hear hit songs from today and yesteryear, intertwined with Mosaic’s signature charm and innovative style.

Half Pint Brawlers
Date: Saturday, August 27
Admission Cost: $10, $20, & $30
Time: 7 p.m.
Venue: Veil Pavilion
Event Info: The Half Pint Brawlers is sure to be one show that will keep guests talking after it’s over. This pint sized wrestling match features little person wrestlers who are well-known for their show on Spike TV and having been featured in the movie Jackass 3-D. Guests get to be right up in the action and experiencing something that does not happen every day.

 
About Silverton Casino Hotel
Silverton Casino Hotel offers 300 deluxe rooms and suites and world-class amenities all located within an upscale, contemporary luxury lodge-themed resort. Silverton Casino Hotel is home to a variety of restaurants and dining options, including the Seasons Buffet, the 24-hour Sundance Grill, Shady Grove Lounge, Twin Creeks Steakhouse and the new, Mexican-inspired Mi Casa Grill Cantina. In addition to the 165,000-square-foot Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Silverton offers 90,000 square feet of gaming with over 2,000 slot machines and 30 table games, an intimate poker room and the Mermaid Restaurant & Lounge. The property features a 117,000-gallon saltwater aquarium with more than 5,000 sharks, stingrays and tropical fish, which was voted “Best Free Attraction” in the Best of City search® 2008 awards. Silverton Casino Hotel is a No Resort Fee property and prohibits adding hidden resort fees to hotel guest room rates.  Silverton Casino Hotel is located at I-15 and Blue Diamond. For more information, please call (702) 263-7777 or visit www.silvertoncasino.com