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



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 Follow Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on FacebookTwitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.

Official Paradise Visuals AVN Party at Hard Rock Cafe on Paradise Road with Sin City Sinners feat. Dizzy Reed (Guns N’ Roses)


Official Paradise Visuals AVN Party at
Hard Rock Cafe on Paradise Road with Sin City Sinners
feat. Dizzy Reed (Guns N’ Roses)

The official Paradise Visuals AVN Party will be held at Hard Rock Cafe at the Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas on Thursday, January 17.

Featuring an amazing night of live music from Las Vegas’ favorite band Sin City Sinners, this is a party not to be missed. Special guest Dizzy Reed of Guns N’ Roses will also perform. The party is hosted by adult film legend Ron Jeremy, also known as “The Hedgehog.”

The Sin City Sinners are Las Vegas’ #1 headlining rock band, and comprises Brent Muscat, Todd Kerns, Zachary Throne and Rob Cournoyer, who perform self-penned originals and rock and roll covers. Their CD Exile on Fremont Street, released in 2010, was met with rave reviews. For 2 years in a row, they have won the prestigious “Best of Vegas” award in the Las Vegas Review Journal reader’s poll.

Thursday, January 17
9 p.m. doors
21+ only

Hard Rock Cafe at Hard Rock Hotel
4475 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89169

Free admission. 15% discount on food & beverages during show for those with local IDs. Special 2-for-1 Miller Lite Beer offer.


SIN CITY SINNERS are Las Vegas’ #1 Headlining Rock Band! The Sinners are more than just a band, it’s an experience…

Sin City Sinners is more than just a band, it’s an experience…
What began as a weekly ‘just for fun’ jam at a local dive bar, evolved into standing room only shows featuring appearances by some of rocks hottest musicians and celebrity‘s. As the bands reputation grew so did the need for larger venues and the band has become one of Vegas’ top headliners.

There are always special guests sharing the stage with the Sinners


Dizzy Reed – contemporary rock musician, and occasional actor. Everyone knows him as the keyboardist, pianist and percussionist for the rock band Guns N’ Roses, with whom he has played, toured and recorded since 1990.