The Expendables & One Pin Short to Join Sublime with Rome at DLVEC, Oct. 14




Tickets on sale today for action-packed lineup


California rock band The Expendables and Las Vegas locals One Pin Short have been added to the anticipated concert lineup for Sublime with Rome at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC) on Friday, October 14.

Since their debut in 1997, The Expendables have staked their claim in the California surf and rock genre by headlining venues from coast to coast.  Blending Reggae, Punk Rock, and 80’s style dueling guitar solos, the band consists of longtime friends Geoff Weers (Guitar and Vocals), Adam Patterson (Drums and Vocals), Raul Bianchi (Lead Guitar) and Ryan DeMars (Bass). Outside the perimeters of a record label and without physical distribution, The Expendables have sold over 40,000 units with the full-length releases: No Time To Worry, Open Container, and Gettin’ Filthy.

Opening the show with their signature reggae-rock sound, Las Vegas natives One Pin Short (OPS) burst onto the local music scene in 2007. With a firm lineup and fresh passion, OPS continues to evolve its blend of reggae grooves, horn lines and rocking guitar riffs that create the foundation of the band’s engaging sound and energetic live shows. The popular group has had the pleasure to share the stage with bands such as Reel Big Fish, Streetlight Manifesto, Ky-Mani Marley, Yellowman, Third World and much more.

Tickets can be purchased at and and start at $39.50 plus applicable fees. Doors for the concert open at 7 p.m. and the show is set to kick off at 8 p.m.

The Expendables

About Downtown Las Vegas Events Center
Located at the corner of Third St. and Carson Ave. across from the D Las Vegas, the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center can accommodate up to 11,000 guests and features state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting. The open-air design is inviting to both tourists and locals and offers the perfect spot for concerts, conventions and other large-scale events. Embracing the uninhibited spirit of Downtown Las Vegas, the new venue plays host to a line-up of curated events including premier concerts, food festivals and more. The venue is also the first entertainment arena in Las Vegas to accept Bitcoin as currency. For more information, visit or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @DLVEC.

The Green returns to Hard Rock Live Las Vegas, December 29-30, with Common Kings and more

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The Green returns to Hard Rock Live Las Vegas, December 29-30, with Common Kings and more


WHAT: Hawaiian reggae quartet, The Green, will return to Hard Rock Live Las Vegas, located inside Hard Rock Cafe on the Strip on Sunday, December 29and Monday, December 30with Common Kings and other special guests, including ST1, ForTwentyDaze, One Pin Short, and Haleamano.

Formed by four friends in Oahu in 2009, The Green blends roots reggae with traditional Hawaiian vibes, creating an unmistakable island sound that has brought multiple awards and critical acclaim to the rhythmic group. Made up of soulful singer Caleb Keolanui, often referred to as the “harmony master,” guitarist J.P. Kennedy, who contributes powerful and captivating vocals, keyboardist and vocalist Ikaika Antone, and singer and guitarist Zion Thompson, the group harmoniously masters vocals and instruments.

The Green is currently promoting the release of their recent album, Hawai’i ’13, which has been met with rave reviews by critics. Their self-titled debut album, The Green, reached number three on the Billboard’s Reggae Chart and remained in the Top 10 for 25 weeks.

For both shows, The Green will be joined by the soulful, fun-loving Common Kings, whose head-rocking beats, infectious rhythms, and emotive melodies create a dynamic and impassioned sound. Producing phenomenal pop hits infused with their love for Polynesian roots; rock, reggae, and R&B influences; the Common Kings create a live show that is as soothing as it is exhilarating.

The group’s impressive resume includes sold-out shows in Hawaii, Los Angeles, Guam, Tokyo, and Australia, a dedicated legion of fans, and more than seven million YouTube views of their independently produced hits, including “Alcoholic,” “Wade In Your Water,” “No Other Love,” and “Fly.”

The Green and Common Kings will be joined by ST1 and ForTwentyDaze on December 29, and One Pin Short and Haleamano on December 30.

Sunday, Dec. 29 and Monday, Dec. 30
8 p.m. doors
Ages 18 and up

Hard Rock Live Las Vegas
3771 Las Vegas Blvd S. (Across from Monte Carlo)
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Tickets are $22 in advance and $26 day of show. Two-day passes are available in advance for $40. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, October 8 at 10 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at the Hard Rock Cafe Box Office or at

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Smash Magazine presents the Roots Reggae Uprising at Henderson Events Plaza


Smash Magazine Presents:

Roots Reggae Uprising featuring Tribal Seeds with special guests

Fortunate Youth, ForTwentyDaze, HaleAmanO, One Pin Short and more

Smash Magazine presents Roots Reggae Uprising featuring Tribal Seeds, along with special guests Fortunate Youth, ForTwentyDaze, HaleAmanO, One Pin Short and more on Saturday, October 20 at Henderson Events Plaza (200 S. Water Street). Gates open at 4 p.m. Tickets are $17 in advance, $21 day of show, plus any service charges and are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased online at This is an all age show. 21+ will have bar access with valid ID.

From San Diego, California, award-winning reggae group Tribal Seeds have become known for their spiritually driven, refreshing rock vibe they have infused with the roots style of reggae music. They have received critical praise and awards for their music. The EP Soundwaves peaked at #2 on the Billboard Reggae chart.

Fortunate Youth is a collaboration of South Bay reggae musicians. The group’s 2011 album Irie State of Mind climbed to #2 on the iTunes Reggae Charts and peaked at #13 on the Billboard Reggae chart. The band is in the process of writing and recording a new album with hopes of a fall release.

ForTwentyDaze formed in 2004 while students at University of Nevada, Las Vegas. A reggae group that will make you dance and vibe all night long with their greatly influenced Island Culture, the band fills their music with sweet harmonies and smooth melodies. The band’s EP That Day is available on iTunes.

HaleAmanO is a Las Vegas based reggae band. They have played for three years together at many events and venues around the Las Vegas area. Their musical influences include Bob Marley, Steel Pulse and New Generation of Island Reggae.

Firmly planted in the West Coast via the Old School, One Pin Short are the faces of New America. They are a band made up of kids whose parents are Mexican, Hawaiian, Filipino, and Jordanian and whose musical influences are just as multi-cultural. Drawing on the traditions of reggae, punk, ska, jazz, blues and rock, they create a sound that mixes an island vibe with an underground attitude.

For more information, please visit .

E-String Rockin’ the Ribbon with Digg, Out of Date, One Pin Short, The Solid Suns, Breaking Dawn, Snake Charmers Saturday September 15th

Breaking Dawn, Snake Charmers,
Digg, Out of Date, One Pin Short, The Solid Suns


2:00pm until 11:45pm

2nd annual benefit for breast cancer hosted by Alicia Valdez. Live bands, food, raffles, etc. 2pm to Midnight.
E-String Grill and Poker Bar

2031 W Sunset Rd, 89014-2026 Henderson, NV
702) 437-8764

Live music, 7 days a week! You’ll hear everything from jazz to blues or rock. Or try your hand at karaoke, where you can take center stage and indulge your inner “American Idol.” Cozy booths line the interior of E-String, giving you a birds-eye view of our spacious stage. Dine on tasty American cuisine as you enjoy the show, or dance til you drop to the tunes of your favorite local band.
Adjacent to E-String is our full service video poker bar, where you can relax, maybe catch some sports on one of the many TVs, and get to know some friendly locals. Don’t forget to check out the collection of autographed guitars adorning the walls!
Also adjacent to E-String, is AJ’s Music & Vintage Guitars. Do stop in during normal business hours to check out their world-class vintage guitars and amplifiers.
Ample, free parking makes getting to (and out of!) E-String a piece of cake. And we’re only 10 minutes from the Vegas Strip and McCarran Airport! Just look for the big pink building on aptly named Sunset Road.