Hakkasan Las Vegas at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino Elevates Impeccable Line-Up with Additional Featured Artists


Renowned Talent to Begin Performing in April

With the recent announcement of its exclusive DJs, the highly anticipated Hakkasan Las Vegas, opening in April at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino,will welcome additional celebrated artists to its all-star roster of musicians. This illustrious collection oftalent also will be performing at MGM Grand’s iconic WET REPUBLIC Ultra Pool.


The dynamic line-up joining previously announced artists Tiësto, Calvin Harris, deadmau5 and Steve Aoki includes (in alphabetical order) Bambi, Bingo Players, Bob Sinclar, Dada Life, Danny Avila, Fergie, Hardwell, Laidback Luke, Michael Woods, NERVO, Quintino, R3hab and Tommy Trash.


“We are pleased to welcome all of these talented musicians to Hakkasan Las Vegas,” said Neil Moffitt, CEO of Angel Management Group. “The caliber of artists we have lined up is sure to create an unforgettable experience for our guests.”


All artists have been encouraged to work in conjunction with the teams at Hakkasan and Angel Management Group to createunique concepts and themes for their individual events. Dutch superstar Hardwell talks excitedly about his ‘Go Hardwell or Go Home’ project created specifically for Hakkasan Las Vegas by stating, “As an artist you are always looking for something that is refreshing. A game changer and when I read about Hakkasan it was exactly what I was searching for.” His full interview can be viewed here.


Beginning today, Hakkasan Las Vegas will have a striking visual presence on the streets of Miami timed in conjunction with Winter Music Conference (WMC) and Ultra Music Festival. A fleet of 150 branded taxicabs will feature one of Hakkasan’s seventeen artists along with a Hakkasan hash tag to gear up for the opening of the venue.


From March 18 –24, attendees of WMC and Ultra Music Festival are invited to participate in the WMC “Taxi Hunt.” The goal is to take five pictures with five different Hakkasan branded taxi cabs and post the pictures to Hakkasan Las Vegas’ Twitter, utilizing the hash tag #HakkasanWMC and tagging @HakkasanLV. Each cab submission will put the participant in the running for a Las Vegas prize package consisting of flights for two to the grand opening weekend, a two-night, three-day stay at MGM Grand, dinner for two at Hakkasan Restaurant and coveted VIP entry to Hakkasan nightclub. The more cabs that a participant tweets, the more chances they have to win.


Hakkasan Las Vegas, an innovative restaurant and nightclub concept, will offer guests a 360-degree curated experience combining fine dining and immersive nightlife, all within a thoughtfully designed five-level structure. A collaboration between the celebrated international dining group Hakkasan Ltd. and leading entertainment and nightlife company Angel Management Group, the venue is a dramatic extension of the brand – the restaurant’s first venture into nightlife.


WET REPUBLIC set the standard for innovation in Las Vegas as The Strip’s first daylife destination. Evoking a sensuous South Beach ambiance with a seductivemodern vibe, the alluring 53,000-square-foot party pool features spectacular saltwater pools, individual dipping pools, exclusive VIP bungalows, hip party cabanas, spacious daybeds and oversized deluxe chaise lounges. The venue boasts a spacious pool deck which doubles as an entertainment stage for the hottest in-demand DJs, celebrity guests and entertainers at WET REPUBLIC’s weekly and monthly signature events. Unique culinary offerings, signature cocktails, premium bottle and pitcher service can be enjoyed in the lounge or ordered poolside. WET REPUBLIC is an unrivaled daytime venue that transformed the Vegas pool party scene.


About Hakkasan Ltd.
Hakkasan was founded in London in 2001 and has now established itself as one of the most successful modern Chinese restaurant concepts to become a worldwide fine-dining brand. Locations include London Hanway Place, London Mayfair, Miami, Abu Dhabi, Mumbai, Dubai and New York.Owned by Abu Dhabi’s property investment company Tasameem, the Hakkasan Group also operates Japanese restaurant Sake no Hana and Michelin starred dim sumrestaurant Yauatcha in London, with an outpost in Mumbai. Hakkasan opened to critical acclaim, achieving a Michelin star in 2003, and was the only Chinese restaurant in Europe to receive such an accolade that year. For further details, visit www.hakkasan.com.


About Angel Management Group
Angel Management Group (AMG) has built an unrivalled reputation as a premier entertainment and nightlife company led by an executive team combining over 100 years of experience. AMG specializes in venue operations, food and beverage management, marketing, promotions, festival and arena event production as well as brand licensing, sponsorshipdevelopment, public relations, talent booking and music programming. It currently handles 15 premier entertainment properties including WET REPUBLIC Ultra Pool and Hakkasan Las Vegas (opening April 2013) at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, PURE Nightclub at Caesars Palace Las Vegas, Chateau Nightclub &Gardens at Paris Las Vegas, Social House inside Crystals at CityCenter and many more. AMG also is the entertainment and nightlife partner for Revel, a $2.4billion beachfront resort in Atlantic City, where it opened HQ Nightclub and The Social April 2012. For more information, visit www.angelmanagementgroup.com or find us on Facebook and Twitter.


About MGM GrandHotel & Casino
MGM Grand, a AAA Four Diamond resort, provides the ultimate Vegas experience.  A variety of newly remodeled luxurious suites and standard accommodations serve every need while guests discover signature dining by celebrity chefs including Tom Colicchio’s Craftsteak, Michael Mina’s NOBHILL TAVERN, Wolfgang Puck’s Bar & Grill and Michelin three star restaurant, Joël Robuchon; world-class entertainment at the Grand Garden Arena; the astonishing KÀ by Cirque du Soleil; Brad Garrett’s Comedy Club; Hakkasan Las Vegas Restaurant and Nightclub, a new fine dining/nightlife concept (opening in April); a pampering spa and salon; and an elaborate 380,000-square-foot, non-smoking conference center.

The Light Group Announces Pauly D As New Resident DJ at Haze Nightclub at ARIA




 Las Vegas’ premier nightlife destination, HAZE Nightclub at ARIA Resort & Casino kicks off 2013 with the unveiling of new resident DJ Pauly D. The acclaimed musical maven is making the nightspot his home for several dates in the coming year. Operated by the hospitality management innovators The Light Group, HAZE inaugurates 2013 by introducing more of the world-renowned entertainment they are known for.

Paul “DJ Pauly D” DelVecchio is set to make his HAZE debut on Saturday, January 19th with his brand new TURNT UP party. The world renowned DJ, recognized for his musical talent as well as his reality star status on MTV’s highest rated show, “Jersey Shore,” has become wildly successful in recent years starring in his self-titled show “The Pauly D Project.” On top of building a career as a sought-after DJ and signing to 50 Cent’s G-Note Records, Pauly has become an entrepreneur creating REMIX Pre-Game Cocktails and developed a full line of headphones with 50 Cent and SMS Audio, amongst other ventures.  Pauly will hit the turntables in Las Vegas for the first time in 2013 at Haze Nightclub at Aria for TURNT UP, giving guests a taste of what’s to come in the new year. With a new residency and his first single from his debut album to be released, 2013 is starting out on a high note for Pauly.  Bridging dance music and hip-hop together Pauly will rock the strip at 12 not-to-be-missed monthly parties.


HAZE Nightclub is home to world renowned DJs, athletes and musicians, including Chris Brown, Keri Hilson, Tiesto, Bob Sinclair, Usher, Mya, Fergie, LMFAO, Leighton Meester, Katy Perry, Nelly, Ne-Yo and many more, making it the place to see and be seen in Las Vegas.


HAZE Nightclub is open Thursday through Saturday from 10:30pm – 4am at ARIA Resort & Casino at 3730 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89109. For bottle service, table reservations or additional information visit www.lightgroup.com or call 702.693.8300.


About HAZE Nightclub
HAZE boasts a design aesthetic that aims to challenge guests’ sense of perception and reality with its inventive interior design.  Redefining nightlife standards in Las Vegas, HAZE features a state-of-the-art Avalon sound system, a 70-foot LED light wall and interactive projection screens that navigate the space on five moving trusses producing a surge of sights and sounds in tandem with the pulsating beats of HAZE’s world-renowned DJ’s. Once guests pass through HAZE’s entryway they have several options, within the multi-level nightclub, of atmospheres to satiate their desires.  One can choose to be transported to the main dance floor or club-goers can also venture upstairs, ascending a grand staircase to the mezzanine-level, VIP area, overlooking the dance floor.  Another intimate lounge area is hidden, just past the main room for those seeking refuge from the chaos of the dance floor.


About The Light Group
The Light Group, a leading hospitality development and management company, is renowned for shaping the nightlife landscape on the Las Vegas Strip. Founded by Andrew Sasson and Andy Masi, The Light Group’s portfolio includes the management of over 25 food and beverage venues worldwide, all located within the world’s top resort locations including the AAA Five Diamond Bellagio Resort & Casino, ARIA Resort & Casino, The Mirage Hotel & Casino, and Monte Carlo Resort & Casino. Boutique hospitality innovators Morgans Hotel Group acquired a 90% stake in The Light Group in 2011. In its first of many partnerships with Morgans Hotel Group, The Light Group has introduced five new food and beverage outlets including its Italian eatery Bianca and nightlife venue FDR at the iconic Delano in South Beach. With several innovative projects underway, The Light Group will continue to expand and introduce new hospitality concepts worldwide. For more information, please visit www.lightgroup.com.


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About Paul “DJ Pauly D” DelVecchio
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Ranked #7 on Forbes Magazine’s first ever “World’s Highest Paid DJs” list in 2012 and voted one of VIBE Magazine’s “Top 6 DJs Who Rocked 2011,” DJ Pauly D continues to be one of the world’s most sought after DJs. Pauly’s eclectic track selection, incomparable style and infectious personality continues to captivate crowds around the globe leaving them fist pumping all night. In addition to starring on the Jersey Shore, which landed him his own MTV spin-off show, The Pauly D Project, Pauly is currently working on his first album on 50 Cent’s G-Note Records, with his first single “Back To Love” featuring Jay Sean dropping on January 15th.  Pauly also developed a full line of headphones with 50 Cent and SMS Audio and joined 50 Cent’s SK mission in helping fight world famine. Each SK shot sold provides a meal for a child through the UN World Food Programme. He recently debuted his new ready to drink cocktails, REMIX Pre-Game Cocktails, and has partnered with liquor industry veterans, Tom Bruno and David Kanbar, Co-Founder of Skinnygirl Cocktails, on this venture.

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Hair colorist to the stars, Michael Boychuck, will give clients something to rave about as he offers a variety of salon packages for those who want to ring in the New Year looking fabulous from head-to-toe.

Packages will be available at Color – A Salon by Michael Boychuck inside Caesars Palace featuring an array of the salon’s most popular services performed by the city’s leading artisans. Services include a wash and blow-dry starting at $105, an airbrush tan and teeth whitening treatment for $150, a professional make-up application with lashes for $150, an evening updo hair style for $150 and up.

Clients who wish to end the year looking their New Year’s Eve best can treat themselves to the ‘Glitz and Glamour Pamper Package.’ For a cool price of $560, ladies can bask in the salon’s most luxurious treatments that will leave them looking and feeling like a star. The over-the-top package features a professional airbrush makeup application with lashes and the option of either a wash and blow-dry or an evening updo. The package also includes one of the most opulent treatments the salon has to offer – the chardonnay manicure and pedicure. This anti-aging experience uses only the most precious oils and antioxidant properties of chardonnay grape seed extract leaving skin pampered and replenished to a youthful glow.

“Las Vegas is the best place in the world to celebrate the New Year, that is why people from all over come to this great city to commemorate the holiday,” says the hair extraordinaire. “My salons are always bustling with ladies who want to look their absolute best for the extravagant festivities on the Strip, and this year I’m offering salon packages that encompass all of the needs of my clients to ensure they are looking picture-perfect for the New Year!”

George Maloof partnered with Boychuck to open AMP salon at the Palms in 2001.  AMP is known for its laid back style and is popular among the city’s most stylish locals. COLOR opened in late 2007 at Caesars Palace and is Boychuck’s largest salon.  Its luxurious design by Faye Resnick provides guests with style, in style.  His newest salon, PRIMP, opened in May 2008. The minimalistic salon is an oasis for guests and residents alike at the lush Palms Place.

The celebrity stylist first moved to Las Vegas nearly 10 years ago to open a branch of Laurent D’s Beverly Hills salon, Prive at Bellagio. He went on to direct the Salon at Canyon Ranch at The Venetian for several years. Recently, Boychuck was named one of the “Top 50 Hairstylists” in the book by Rick Morton and COLOR was named “Top Las Vegas Salon” by the Las Vegas Nightlife Network.

Best known for his work with longtime clients and friends Paris and Nicky Hilton, Boychuck and his salons have an impressive celebrity client roster that includes Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, Eva Longoria, Lindsay Lohan, Kirsten Dunst, Fergie of The Black Eyed Peas, Jennie Garth, Willa Ford, Shannon Doherty, Donna D’Errico, Josie Bissett, Kathy Hilton and Susan Anton.