Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Updated Entertainment / Nightlife Schedule

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Updated Entertainment / NIGHTLIFE Schedule

The Joint
Just added
SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING – March 2
“LION FIGHT 9” – March 15

VINYL
Just added
Battle of the Fans – Feb. 24 – 27
Rock ‘n’ Shave Benefitting St. Baldrick’s Foundation Featuring Sin City Sinners – March 2
Darby O’Gill and the Little People – March 8
The Objex with burlesque performances by Suicide Girls Bambu Jessica and Obscene Queen Chelsea La Vone, Hosted by Miss Olivia Black from Pawn Stars – March 10
Resident Show: Andrew Dice Clay – March 14, 15, 16, 17, 28, 29, 30 and 31; April 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, and 21; May 9, 10, 11, 12, 23, 24, 25 and 26
Updated
Mark OToole – March 9, 16 and 30
Faster Pussycat – March 3
Badfish, a Tribute to Sublime – April 5

Body English
Just added
Chris Kennedy, Dj Nathan Scott and Fabian Arche – March 1
Steven Walker, Tara Brooks and Sydney Blu – March 2
Sunday School with DJ Shift, Richard Beynon and DJ Spair – March 3
FIGURE and The Killabits – March 7
DJ Hollywood, Koko Miguel and DJ Nilsson – March 8
Rock ‘n Roll Wine featuring a performance by Eric Hutchinson and Saeed Younan, Justin Baulé and Derek Anthony – March 9
DJ Shift, Richard Beynon and DJ Knowledge – March 10
Hospital Records featuring Dynamite MC, Camo+Crooked, Fred V & Grafix and High Contrast – March 14
“LION FIGHT 9” After Party with Joseph Capriati, Gregor Tresher and BePM Crew – March 15
DJ KiD FuNk – March 16
DJ Shift, Richard Beynon and DJ Majesty – March 17
Chris Kennedy, DJ Loczi, DJ Diamond, Chris Aurelius and KC Ray – March 22
Donald Glaude and Alie Layus – March 23
Imagine Dragons DJ Set and Djs From Mars, Dave Onex and Beau Tech – March 29
Josh Wink, Doc Martin, DJ Edgar Reyes and DJ Keith Evans – March 30
Updated
DJ Sneak with Doc Martin and DJ Keith Evan and Edgar Ryes – Feb. 23

ENTERTAINMENT’

THE JOINT
A 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 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 groupsales@hrhvegas.com.

SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING *just added*
Saturday, March 2 at 3 p.m.
Tickets start at $29
On sale now
Golden Boy Promotions presents SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING at The Joint on Saturday, March 2. The event will be headlined by Richard Abril vs. Sharif Bogere as the two square off for the lightweight title.

“LION FIGHT 9” *just added*
Friday, March 15 at 5 p.m.
Tickets start at $29
On sale now
Muay Thai returns to the Joint and live on AXS TV for “LION FIGHT 9” Friday, March 15. The battles include the best Muay Thai fighters in the world in several champion vs. champion dream matchups.

RESIDENT SHOW
Def Leppard Viva Hysteria!
March 22, 23, 27, 29, 30
April 3, 5, 6, 10, 12, 13
Tickets start at $49.50
On sale now
Britain’s premier arena rock band Def Leppard plays an exclusive residency entitled VIVA Hysteria! at The Joint, March 22 through April 13. The band’s set will feature a greatest hits segment in addition to their iconic album HYSTERIA being played in full.

Produced exclusively by AEG Live, VIVA Hysteria! will feature an elaborate set design created only for Def Leppard’s Las Vegas residency and will include an encore performance highlighting other classic material from throughout the band’s career. Known for legendary big-scale arena shows, Def Leppard will bring its over-the-top production to The Joint offering an up-close-and-personal experience like never before. With the furthest seat only 155 feet from the intimate venue’s stage, VIVA Hysteria! is unlike any show the band has ever done or will ever do again.

Over the course of its career, Def Leppard has produced a series of classic groundbreaking albums and with the release of HYSTERIA the band set the sound for a generation of music fans and artists alike. Released in August 1987, the album went on to sell over 20 million copies worldwide, and notably spawned seven hit singles including “Pour Some Sugar On Me,” “Love Bites,” “Women,” “Rocket” and the album’s classic title track. HYSTERIA was produced by Robert John “Mutt” Lange and following its release the album reached No. 1 on Billboard’s “Top 200” chart in the U.S. and also No. 1 on the U.K. Album chart. HYSTERIA has earned critical acclaim from a number of sources including Q Magazine, who voted the release as one of the greatest albums of all time, and Rolling Stone, who included the collection on its list of the “500 Greatest Albums of All Time.”

Romeo Santos Sunday, April 14 at 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $59.50
On sale now
Romeo Santos brings his catchy Latin tunes to The Joint on Sunday, April 14. The GRAMMY® nominated artist announced a second U.S. concert leg of his critically-praised Formula Vol. 1 Tour. Romeo Santos’ Formula Vol. 1 is the best-selling Latin album of the last year, is certified triple-platinum, and has produced four consecutive No. 1 singles. Santos’ Formula Vol. 1 Tour filled arenas across the country, including a signature three-night, sold-out stand at Madison Square Garden, which saw Santos sell more concert tickets at the building than any other artist in 2012.

The xx
Tuesday, April 16 at 7 p.m.
Tickets start at $32
On sale now
The xx stops at The Joint on Tuesday, April 16. In June 2012, the talented artist released their highly-anticipated sophomore album Coexist, which debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard charts and has been noted for its interesting chord progressions, unique guitar patterns and more. Popular publications have raved about the group’s new album including The New York Times, which called it, “A wonderful experiment of power and absence,” Rolling Stone, which said, “(Coexist) is a masterpiece of stripped-down soul” and Associated Press stated, “Coexist is note Perfect.”

Kenny Chesney Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20 at 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $154
On sale now
Kenny Chesney hits the stage at The Joint in support of his 2013 ‘No Shoes Nation’ Tour on Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20. Chesney rocked out to a sold out crowd for over three hours on opening weekend of The Joint in April 2009 and now he’s returning for the 4th Anniversary of the venue with two shows.

‘No Shoes Nation’ marks 20 years of touring for Chesney, who Billboard declares is “The biggest ticket seller in country music and among the elite touring artists in the world.” After this summer’s tour, Chesney will have performed 101 stadium concerts. He is a CMT and AMA “Artist of the Year,” a four-time CMA “Entertainer of the Year” and a four-time ACM “Entertainer of the Year.”

The Tour is billed as Corona Light Presents Kenny Chesney’s ‘No Shoes Nation’ Tour, Starring Kenny Chesney.

Paramore Friday, May 3 at 8 p.m.
(Special guest Kitten)
Tickets start at $35
On sale now
Multi-platinum selling band Paramore plays The Joint on Friday, May 3. The opening act will be Los Angeles alternative rock group Kitten.

Paramore’s first all-new release in more than three years PARAMORE is heralded by the kinetic new single “Now,” which can currently be heard on the band’s website. PARAMORE marks the eagerly anticipated follow-up to 2009’s RIAA gold-certified Brand New Eyes. The album was produced by GRAMMY® nominated producer Justin Medal-Johnson, known for his work with such diverse artists as Beck, Nine Inch Nails, Tegan and Sara, and M83.

Vinyl

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino embraces its roots and presents its intimate live music venue, Vinyl. Vinyl delivers the iconic rock ‘n’ roll Hard Rock Hotel is known for as well as genres including jazz, blues, pop and even country. The multi-functional room not only brings celebrities up-close-and-personal with their biggest fans but it also allows up-and-coming bands to come within arm’s reach of their loyal supporters and capture the interest of new ones.

Tickets for Vinyl 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 www.hardrockhotel.com.

Battle of the Fans *just added / this weekend*
Feb. 24 – Wednesday, Feb. 27
Tickets start at $10
On sale now
Battle of the Fans takes over Vinyl for four days of epic music showcases. 40 bands will have 20 minutes each on stage to prove themselves worthy of the ultimate title and the chance to perform at The 2013 Extreme Thing Action Sports/Music Festival. For more information, please visit www.extremething.com.

Rock ‘n’ Shave Benefitting St. Baldrick’s Foundation Featuring Sin City Sinners *just added*
Saturday, March 2 at 1 p.m. – Check in
3 p.m. – Shaving
8 p.m. – Sin City Sinners
FREE
Vinyl hosts Rock ‘n’ Shave Benefitting St. Baldrick’s Foundation featuring Sin City Sinners, a charity head-shaving event. The nonprofit funds the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers, giving survivors long and healthy lives.

Sin City Sinners’ Manager Jason Green will serve as the host of the event and Jason Cook guitarist of Five Finger Death Punch and KVVU Fox 5 news anchor Jason Feinberg will volunteer as guest shavers. Sin City Sinners’ long-haired drummer Rob Cournoyer and KOMP 92.3 FM’s Isaac “Big Mex” Andrade will be saying goodbye to their locks and in honor of the nonprofit. Several famous rockers will be there in support of the cause including Robert Mason of Warrant, Frank DiMino of Angel, Jeff Young of Megadeth, Jeff Duncan of Armored Saint, Paul Shortino of Rough Cutt and Quiet Riot, and more. Additional celebrities to be confirmed closer to the event.

Interested participants can register online to shave their heads or to donate time or money to the cause.

Darby O’Gill and the Little People *just added*
Friday, March 8 at 10 p.m.
FREE
Darby O’Gill and the Little People bring a little luck to Vinyl. The group is a staple of the Las Vegas Irish Pub scene and is known for not only playing traditional Irish drinking songs, but also covering today’s popular hits and adding a folky touch to them.

The Objex with burlesque performances by Suicide Girls Bambu Jessica and Obscene Queen Chelsea La Vone, Hosted by Miss Olivia Black from Pawn Stars *just added*

Sunday, March 10 at 10 p.m.
FREE
Las Vegas alternative punk band hits the stage for a one-of-a-kind variety show with burlesque performances by Suicide Girls Bambu Jessica and Oscene Queen Chelsea La Vone. The event will be hosted by reality TV star Miss Olivia Black from Pawn Stars.

Red Eye Radio *this weekend*
Friday, Feb. 22 at 10 p.m.
FREE
Las Vegas cover band Red Eye Radio pays homage to songs that have shaped popular culture by covering artists like Beck, Radiohead, Beastie Boys, Gorillaz, Weezer and more.

Rival Sons *this weekend*
Saturday, Feb. 23 at 9:30 p.m.
(Special guests Beware of Darkness and Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown)
Tickets – $12 On sale now
California rockers Rival Sons formed in 2008 and by 2009 was named “Rock Band to Watch” by The Huffington Post. The band has opened as a supporting act for AC/DC, Alice Cooper and Kid Rock and in just five years has released three studio albums.

Wednesday 13 Thursday, Feb. 28 at 9 p.m.
(Special guests Calabrese and Cold Blue Rebels)
Tickets – $14 On sale now
Fronted by musician Joseph Poole, Wednesday 13 formed its notorious horror punk band in 2004. The group has released several albums, has toured with prominent rockers Alice Cooper and Rob Zombie and more.

Bruce in the U.S.A. Friday, March 1 at 10 p.m.
Tickets – $22 On sale now
Bruce in the U.S.A. pays tribute to legends Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band on Friday, March 1. The group consists of seasoned world-class musicians and was born on the Las Vegas Strip with its debut at the Aladdin Hotel and Casino. The amazing tribute band is known for its fun-filled party atmosphere and for bringing crowds to their feet with its exciting performances.

Faster Pussycat *updated*
Sunday, March 3 at 9:30 p.m.
(Special guest The Art)
Tickets – $15 On sale now
Faster Pussycat jams out on Sunday, March 3. The Los Angeles hard rock band was originally formed in the 1980s by lead singer Taime Downe. Since then, the group has released four albums, toured with notorious rockers KISS and Mötley Crüe and more.

10 Years
Wednesday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m.
(Special guests Systemec, Lost Element and Young Guns)
Tickets – $16 On sale now
Alternative metal band 10 Years has released six albums with several peaking on the U.S. alternative and indie charts and has toured with Breaking Benjamin, Korn, Chevelle and more.

Mark OToole *updated*
March 9, 16 and 30 at 1 p.m.
FREE
Mark OToole brings his velvet voice for a run of shows. The Vegas based singer has been surprising audiences across the Southwest for many years with his music and performance abilities. In 2011, OToole released his first album The Crooner.

Anuhea Saturday, March 9 at 9:30 p.m.
(Special guest Justin Young)
Tickets – $18 On sale now
Anuhea is one of Hawaii’s most popular folk rock singers and songwriters. Her cover of Estelle’s “Come Over Love” hit number one on Hawaii and Pacific Island radio stations, and her album Right Love, Wrong Time was listed as one of the “Top 100 Albums” in the iTunes store in 2009.

Crashdïet Tuesday, March 26 at 8:30 p.m.
(Special guests First Class Trash, Snakeskyn Whiskey and Crucified Barbara)
Tickets – $17 On sale now
Glam rockers Crashdïet bring their high-energy show on Tuesday, March 26. The popular Swedish band just released its fourth album The Savage Playground including the single “Cocaine Cowboys,” which was released in late 2012. The group’s hard metal sound was influenced by bands Kiss, Skid Row, Guns N’ Roses and Hanoi Rocks.

Badfish, a Tribute to Sublime *updated*
Friday, April 5 at 9:30 p.m.
(Special guests One Pin Short and Scotty Don’t)
Tickets – $25 On sale now
Badfish, a Tribute to Sublime, brings its alternative rock music on Friday, April 5. The group was named after a song on Sublime’s album 40oz. to Freedom. Badfish, a Tribute to Sublime has been touring throughout the U.S. delivering the ultimate covers of the popular reggae and ska punk band, Sublime. In 2008, the group as nominated for “Best Tribute Act” in the Boston Music Awards.

An Open Book: An Evening with Justin Furstenfeld of Blue October
Sunday, April 7 at 8:30 p.m.
(Special guest Tori Vasquez)
Tickets – $30 On sale now
Lead singer and guitarist of rock band Blue October, Justin Furstenfeld, takes the limelight on Sunday, April 7. The talented artist will be playing a solo acoustic set and sharing some spoken word poetry.

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Friday, May 31 at 9:30 p.m.
(Special guest thenewno2)
Tickets – $25 On sale now
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club has released six albums, been featured on many TV shows and movies and has performed in the U.S, U.K., Canada, South Africa, China and more. The group’s main influences include The Rolling Stones, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Led Zeppelin and more.

RESIDENT SHOW
Andrew Dice Clay *just added / updated*
March 14, 15, 16, 17, 28, 29, 30 and 31
April 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, and 21
May 9, 10, 11, 12, 23, 24, 25, 26
Tickets start at $54
On sale now
Vinyl welcomes America’s rock ‘n’ roll comedy legend Andrew Dice Clay to his new home with a one-of-a-kind residency. Perfect for Sin City, the groundbreaking comedian and actor will thrill audiences with fresh, timely material highlighted by his signature shocking jokes and controversial topics. Andrew Dice Clay at Vinyl is a Mike Tricarichi Production. Must be 18 years of age or older to attend. For more information about Andrew Dice Clay, please visit www.andrewdiceclayofficial.com.

 

NIGHTLIFE

BODY ENGLISH NIGHTCLUB & AFTERHOURS
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino continues its history of introducing underground artists and trendsetting genres to the scene with Body English Nightclub & Afterhours, showcasing indie, electronic, rock and pop music. Guests enter the exclusive hideaway from the grand staircase where they are entertained and intrigued by an eclectic staff. The space features two distinct rooms adorned with lavish leathers, vintage chandeliers and rich dark woods while the private Parlor plays host to Las Vegas’ most talked about soirees. Body English Nightclub & Afterhours is open Thursday through Sunday, beginning at 10 p.m. Cover charge is $20 for ladies and $30 for men. Locals are free on Sundays and receive $10 off on Friday and Saturday. For table/VIP reservations, call 702.693.5555.

Feb. 21
Jack Beats and DJ Craze *today*

Feb. 22
Richard Beynon and Carlo Lio *this weekend*

Feb. 23
DJ Sneak with Doc Martin and DJ Keith Evan and Edgar Reyes *updated / this weekend*

Feb. 24
Dilated Peoples *this weekend*

Feb. 28
Congorock

March 1
Chris Kennedy, Dj Nathan Scott and Fabian Arche *just added*

March 2
Steven Walker, Tara Brooks and Sydney Blu *just added*

March 3
Sunday School with DJ Shift, Richard Beynon and DJ Spair *just added*

March 7
FIGURE and The Killabits *just added*

March 8
DJ Hollywood, Koko Miguel and DJ Nilsson *just added*

March 9
Rock ‘n Roll Wine featuring a performance by Eric Hutchinson and Saeed Younan, Justin Baulé and Derek Anthony *just added*

March 10
DJ Shift, Richard Beynon and DJ Knowledge *just added*

March 14
Hospital Records featuring Dynamite MC, Camo+Crooked, Fred V & Grafix and High Contrast *just added*

March 15
“LION FIGHT 9” After Party with Joseph Capriati, Gregor Tresher and BePM Crew *just added*

March 16
DJ KiD FuNk *just added*

March 17
DJ Shift, Richard Beynon and DJ Majesty *just added*

March 22
Chris Kennedy, DJ Loczi, DJ Diamond, Chris Aurelius and KC Ray *just added*

March 23
Donald Glaude and Alie Layus *just added*

March 29
Imagine Dragons DJ Set and Djs From Mars, Dave Onex and Beau Tech *just added*

March 30
Josh Wink, Doc Martin, DJ Edgar Reyes and DJ Keith Evans *just added*

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, 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, 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 & Afterhours; 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, Mexican cantina Pink Taco, ‘round the clock diner Mr. Lucky’s Café and 福Fú Asian restaurant; 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 www.hardrockhotel.com.

ABOUT AEG LIVE
AEG 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, Enrique Iglesias and Paul McCartney. The company is also currently producing residency shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas including Celine Dion, Rod Stewart and Shania Twain and is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. AEG’s exhibition portfolio boasts the most successful exhibition of all time, Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, which has attracted more than 8 million visitors since 2005. AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach Country Music Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. www.aeglive.com