Neon Museum Hosts Grammy Recording Artist Michelle Jones, Benefiting Hard Rock Café Guitar Sign Restoration

 

NEON MUSEUM’S NE10 TO HOST “SIPS, SIGNS AND STRINGS,” A FUNDRAISER FOR THE RESTORATION OF THE HARD ROCK GUITAR SIGN, TUESDAY, JUNE 19

WHAT:

Join GRAMMY Recording Artist and concert LED rock violinist, Michelle Jones, for a night of her unique violin performance for an electrifying cause at “Sips, Signs & Strings.” Sip libations and enjoy hors d’oeuvres provided by the evening’s sponsors, Cut and Taste and Events with a Twist, amidst rarely seen historic signs at the Neon Museum’s new indoor studio and exhibition space, Ne10.

WHO:
Jones will perform the music of many Las Vegas legends, as well as that of classic and modern rock and pop artists on her signature lighted LED violin with LaserBow. She performs regularly on the globe’s great stages, including Hard Rock Live venues around the world. Jones also serves as president and band leader of Violectric, Inc., a band that fuses the passion and beauty of classical string instruments with the excitement of cutting-edge modern technology and effects.  With Violectric, Jones has opened for acts including Josh Groban, SIA, Twenty-One Pilots, Adam Levine, Huey Lewis and the News, Katharine McPhee and Rascal Flatts. As a composer, Jones has scored and recorded music for several short films, full-length documentary films and television and radio commercials that have aired nationally and internationally. Jones is heavily active in philanthropic causes and is donating her performance at Ne10 to the Neon Museum to help raise funds for its Hard Rock Café guitar sign restoration campaign.

WHEN:
Tuesday, June 19
6 – 8 p.m.

WHERE:
Neon Museum’s Ne10 Studio
1001 West Bonanza Road
Las Vegas, NV 89106

COST:
$50

RESERVATIONS:
For more information, to reserve tickets and download a map to Ne10, go to http://www.neonmuseum.org/happenings.

 

ABOUT THE NEON MUSEUM
Founded in 1996, the Neon Museum is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, studying and exhibiting iconic Las Vegas signs for educational, historic, arts and cultural enrichment. It has been named “Best Museum” by Las Vegas Weekly, one of “Sin City’s Best Retro Sites” by MSN, “No. 1 Las Vegas Museum Sure to Entertain and Educate” by USAToday’s 10best.com, “One of the Top 10 Coolest Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do” by Forbes.com, one of the “Top 10 Historic Spots in Las Vegas” by Vegas.com; one of “15 Most Fascinating Museums in the U.S.” by VacationIdea.com; and earns a consistent 4.5 out of 5 rating on TripAdvisor. On its 2.27-acre campus, the Neon Museum houses an outdoor exhibition space known as the Neon Boneyard (“boneyard” is traditionally the name for an area where items no longer in use are stored); the North Gallery, home to the nighttime augmented-reality, audiovisual spectacle, “Brilliant!”; the new Boulevard Gallery outdoor exhibit and event space; and its visitors’ center, housed inside the former La Concha Motel lobby. The museum collection also includes nine restored signs installed as public art throughout downtown Las Vegas and one restored sign on view at the outdoor Fashion Show Plaza on the Las Vegas Strip. Public education, outreach, research, archival preservation and a grant-funded neon sign survey represent a selection of the museum’s ongoing projects. Both the Neon Boneyard and the La Concha Visitors’ Center are located at 770 Las Vegas Blvd. North in Las Vegas. For tour schedules and pricing information, visit neonmuseum.org.

Photos/Video: NICK JONAS, CHRIS BROWN, KELLY CLARKSON, NICKI MINAJ, SHAGGY, ECHOSMITH AND DAVID GUETTA HEAT UP LAS VEGAS AT THE IHEARTRADIO SUMMER POOL PARTY AT CAESARS PALACE

NICK JONAS, CHRIS BROWN, KELLY CLARKSON, NICKI MINAJ, SHAGGY, ECHOSMITH AND DAVID GUETTA HEAT UP LAS VEGAS AT THE IHEARTRADIO SUMMER POOL PARTY AT CAESARS PALACE 

The CW Network to Air iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party as a Televised Special on Thursday, June 11

 

The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party hosted this summer’s hottest party with music’s biggest artists on Saturday night at Caesars Palace Las Vegas. The event, which for the first time ever was held in Las Vegas and was hosted by Nick Joans, featured live performances by Jonas, Chris Brown, Kelly Clarkson, Nicki Minaj, Shaggy, Echosmith and David Guetta. Special guests included Adam Lambert, Bebe Rexha, Katharine McPhee, Holly Madison, Tyson Beckford, Robert Graham, Jef Holm, Zack Kalter, Becca Tilley and iHeartRadio’s own Mario Lopez, Angela Yee, DJ Envy, Big Boy, Romeo, JV, Brotha Fred, Angi Taylor, Ramiro, Letty B, Prostyle, Paul Costabile and DJ Suss One.


The music of the iHeartRadio app came to life with an extraordinary lineup and these special moments:

  • Kelly Clarkson opened the show
  • Shaggy performed his classic hit, “It Wasn’t Me” and new song “I Need Your Love”
  • Nick Jonas showered fans with water from the stage and said he wanted to make sure he got a photo with Bebe Rexha
  • Adam Lambert introduced Echosmith
  • Nikki Minaj invited fans on stage and told women not to let men take care of them
  • David Guetta, Nicki Minaj and Bebe Rexha performed “Hey Mama” together live

 

The 2015 iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party was a prominent social media topic throughout the weekend – #iHeartPoolParty trended No. 1 in U.S. Saturday evening and continues to trend with tweets and retweets from fans as well as artists.

 

iHeartMedia ran a national on-air and online promotion across its mainstream and rhythmic CHR, HOT-AC and EDM stations as well as on iHeartRadio, bringing hundreds of lucky winners to the iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party.  Winners received weekend packages, which included round-trip airfare, two-night luxury hotel accommodations at Caesars Palace for two and access to all the weekend’s events, including Saturday’s all-day pool party featuring sets by iHeartRadio’s Prostyle.

 

Grand Prize Winner, Jennifer Paqueo from Kent, Washington, received a fantasy all-access experience, which included being flown to Las Vegas on a private luxury jet, a suite at Caesars Palace, spa treatments at Qua Baths & Spa, a VIP dinner at Nobu Restaurant & Lounge, a helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon, exclusive once-in-a-lifetime artist experiences and more.

 

The event streamed LIVE for fans nationwide on Yahoo Live www.yahoo.com/live and on iHeartMedia CHR, RCHR, HOT-AC and EDM stations nationwide. For the third consecutive year, the iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party will air as an exclusive television broadcast nationally on The CW Network on Thursday, June 11 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

 

About iHeartMedia

With 245 million monthly listeners in the U.S., 97 million monthly digital uniques and 196 million monthly consumers of its Total Traffic and Weather Network, iHeartMedia has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. It serves over 150 markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.

 

iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the No. 1 all-in-one digital audio service with over 500 million downloads; it reached its first 20 million registered users faster than any digital service in Internet history and reached 60 million users faster than any other radio or digital music service and even faster than Facebook.  The company’s operations include radio broadcasting, online, mobile, digital and social media, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. For more company information visit iHeartMedia.com.

Singer Shaggy performs onstage during The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party at Caesars Palace on May 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)
Chris Brown performs onstage during The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party at Caesars Palace on May 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)
LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 30:  Singer Nick Jonas performs onstage during The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party at Caesars Palace on May 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for iHeartMedia) *** Local Caption *** Nick Jonas
: Singer Nick Jonas performs onstage during The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party at Caesars Palace on May 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for iHeartMedia) *** Local Caption *** Nick Jonas
Recording artist Nicki Minaj performs onstage during The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party at Caesars Palace on May 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)
DJ David Guetta performs onstage during The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party at Caesars Palace on May 30, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)

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IHEARTMEDIA, THE CW NETWORK AND YAHOO BRING FANS NATIONWIDE THE 2015 “IHEARTRADIO SUMMER POOL PARTY,” HOSTED BY NICK JONAS

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IHEARTMEDIA, THE CW NETWORK AND YAHOO BRING FANS NATIONWIDE THE 2015 “IHEARTRADIO SUMMER POOL PARTY,” HOSTED BY NICK JONAS

Nick Jonas, Chris Brown, Kelly Clarkson, Nicki Minaj, Shaggy,
Echosmith and David Guetta to Perform Live at Caesars Palace Las Vegas

 

iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party Will Stream on Yahoo Live May 30 at 8 p.m.
and Televised on The CW Network on June 11

 

iHeartMedia announced today that Nick Jonas will host the 2015 iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party, the summer’s hottest party which for the first time ever will be at Caesars Palace Las Vegas on Saturday, May 30. This year’s incredible lineup will feature live performances by Nick Jonas, Chris Brown, Kelly Clarkson, Nicki Minaj, Shaggy, Echosmith and David Guetta as well as special guest appearances by Adam Lambert, Bebe Rexha, Katharine McPhee, Holly Madison, Tyson Beckford, Robert Graham, Zack Kalter, Becca Tilley and iHeartRadio’s own Mario Lopez, Angela Yee, DJ Envy, Big Boy, Romeo, JV, Brotha Fred, Angi Taylor, Ramiro, Letty B, Prostyle, Paul Costabile and DJ Suss One.

 

The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party will video stream live exclusively on Yahoo Live, where fans have the freedom to stream the concert for free wherever they are through the Yahoo Screen App for iOS and Android, and on connected devices including Apple TV, Roku, XBox, Tivo and www.yahoo.com/live at 8 p.m. PT on Saturday, May 30. In addition fans nationwide can listen to the special broadcast on iHeartMedia Mainstream Contemporary Hit Radio (CHR), Rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio (RCHR), HOT-AC and Electronic Dance Music (EDM) stations nationwide at 8 p.m. PT. For the third consecutive year, the iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party will air as an exclusive television broadcast nationally on The CW Network on Thursday, June 11 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

 

To promote the event, iHeartMedia ran a national on-air and online promotion across its mainstream and rhythmic CHR, HOT-AC and EDM stations as well as on iHeartRadio, the company’s all-in-one digital streaming platform. Hundreds of lucky winners will receive iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party packages, which include round-trip airfare, two-night luxury hotel accommodations at Caesars Palace for two and access to all the weekend’s events.  Plus the Grand Prize Winner, Jennifer Paqueo from Kent, Washington, will receive a fantasy all-access experience which will include being flown to Las Vegas on a private luxury jet, a suite at Caesars Palace, spa treatments at Qua Baths & Spa, a VIP dinner at Nobu Restaurant & Lounge, a helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon, exclusive once-in-a-lifetime artist experiences and more.

 

The iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party is an iHeartMedia Production. Proud partners of this year’s event include BACARDÍ® Limon™, Honda Stage, Ideal Image®, Pepsi®, Smashburger® and The CW Network. For more information on the iHeartRadio Summer Pool Party visit iHeartRadio.com.

 

 

 

About iHeartMedia

With 245 million monthly listeners in the U.S., 97 million monthly digital uniques and 196 million monthly consumers of its Total Traffic and Weather Network, iHeartMedia has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. It serves over 150 markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets and smartphones, and on gaming consoles.

 

iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the No. 1 all-in-one digital audio service with over 500 million downloads; it reached its first 20 million registered users faster than any digital service in Internet history and reached 60 million users faster than any other radio or digital music service and even faster than Facebook.  The company’s operations include radio broadcasting, online, mobile, digital and social media, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. For more company information visit iHeartMedia.com.

 

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Photos: A$AP Rocky Performs at TAO; Miguel, DJ Khaled and More Spotted at TAO and LAVO

R&B crooner Miguel was spotted at TAO Beach on Sunday afternoon. Joined by his girlfriend Nazanin Mandi, he enjoyed the daytime party scene and special DJ set by DJ Khaled from a VIP cabana with a large group of friends.

Sunday evening, pop singer and actress Katharine McPhee dined at TAO Asian Bistro. Joined by a group of friends, McPhee enjoyed the Mizo glazed Chilean sea bass and the crispy Snapper in the sand, making sure to mention how much she loved the food before she left.

Rapper and producer DJ Khaled was spotted dining at LAVO Italian Restaurant with friends. Khaled enjoyed the restaurant’s famed Kobe meatballs, brick oven pizza and chicken Parmigiano.

 

Grammy-nominated rapper A$AP Rocky dined at TAO Asian Bistro with friends. The group enjoyed several of the restaurant’s signature dishes including spicy chili chicken with pineapple and soy, roasted Thai Buddha chicken, Mizo glazed Chilean sea bass and crispy orange chicken. After dinner, the group made their way upstairs to TAO Nightclub where they took over a VIP table on the dance floor. Shortly after, A$AP Rocky took the stage to perform a roster of his biggest hits including the club anthem “Wild For The Night.”

 

Spotted at a VIP table enjoying A$AP Rocky’s performance was DJ Khaled. Khaled later surprised partygoers and joined Five in the DJ booth.

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Photo credit: Karl Larson