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The last lounge singer in Las Vegas?

April 24th, 2014

The lounge singer strides onstage for his 4 o’clock gig, and man does he look good. The light hits his tuxedoed, 6-foot-3 frame so that he appears in black and ...

  • A&E

    Donato Cabrera, the current resident conductor of the San Francisco Symphony who grew up in Las Vegas and Reno, will conduct the Las Vegas Philharmonic.

  • Film

    It's a crowded field, but he should do just fine.

  • As We See It

    We also set the mark for most bikinis, most Trekkies and most cocktails. Of course.

  • As We See It

    Although well-intentioned, food donation efforts often have negative impacts.

  • A&E

    And a prime rib challenge at Jerry's Nugget.

  • As We See It

    MGM—with the help of businessman Ron Burkle—is building the event’s internationally themed City of Rock, comprising six stages (including one featuring local talent) and more ...

  • Nightlife

    It’s taken the MGM nightspot less than a year to become one of the most popular DJ destinations in Las Vegas—and the country, for that ...

  • As We See It

    Ordinarily, it wouldn’t be worth noting that, over lunch one Saturday, I ran into yet another standard-issue anti-Las Vegas screed by yet another holier-than-thou visitor ...

  • A&E

    The two breakout acts played the Cosmo after performing at Coachella.

  • As We See It

    or 23 years, The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies has been presenting the old-school song-and-dance revue of yesteryear with dancers 55 and over.

  • Nightlife

    The property's new mixologist walks the line between geeking out and pleasing the people.

  • Film

    The hypothetical film described in this documentary probably would have been a disaster, but it sure is fun to hear about it.

  • Dining News

    Firefly has been working to overcome the fallout from last year's salmonella outbreak at its original location.

  • Dining News

    Also, Tom's Urban is joining Shake Shack on the Strip, and the Foodie Fest is going big this month.

  • Joe Downtown

    Tom Haskins lived in the conventional world and attained middle-class wealth and status. He didn’t much like it.

  • Joe Downtown

    downtown liquor store operators on Fremont Street are feeling the squeeze. They put up signs telling people not to open containers inside their stores, they ...

  • Las Vegas

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher "domestic terrorists" for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the ...

  • Breaking News

    Police at the Anchorage airport lost track of a small quantity of explosives used for training bomb-sniffing dogs. The explosive was attached to a rental ...

  • Film

    Superheroes, sequels and a sex tape: Weekly's look at the upcoming season's flicks.

  • Chef Talk

    "The only thing you can tell me to top this is I'm opening on the moon next week. It's really overwhelming."

  • Music

    MGM Resorts and Cirque du Soleil are partnering with the organizer for a mammoth, multi-stage event.

  • Music

    Lorde has the pipes to carry her performance, but the singer could use a full band.

  • Music

    Following a Letterman video that went viral, the band made their Vegas debut Wednesday night.

  • Dining

    Daniel Boulud's return to the Las Vegas Strip starts on Thursday, April 24. Expect the amazing.

  • Weekly Q&A

    As managing director of Wynn and Encore salons since 2013, Claude Baruk is working on a massive reinvention of the former while transforming hair at ...

  • Dining

    When every 'hood has a French bakery-café like this one, then we’ll know we’ve arrived.

  • Fine Art

    Melissa Petersen draws up three-part plan.

  • Music

    Don't get caught in the proverbial (dust) storm!

  • Breaking News

    Dashing hopes of progress raised by a diplomatic deal in Geneva, pro-Russian insurgents who have occupied government buildings in more than 10 Ukrainian cities said ...

  • As We See It

    The Linq boutique gave Breaking Bad's Walter White his signature head-topper.

  • FeaturedMusicArts & Entertainment

    Published Thu, Apr 24, 2014 (midnight)

    The lounge singer strides onstage for his 4 o’clock gig, and man does he look good. The light hits his tuxedoed, 6-foot-3 frame so that ...

  • Music

    Published Thu, Apr 24, 2014 (midnight)

    Indulge your nostalgia, take a spin on the dancefloor or just rock out with a cocktail.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (4:50 p.m.)

    Ordinarily, it wouldn’t be worth noting that, over lunch one Saturday, I ran into yet another standard-issue anti-Las Vegas screed by yet another holier-than-thou visitor ...

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (4:20 p.m.)

    The annual Best in Show fundraiser features 50 pets in an American Kennel Club-style competition where the real prize is finding a family.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (4:13 p.m.)

    or 23 years, The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies has been presenting the old-school song-and-dance revue of yesteryear with dancers 55 and over.

  • Weekly Q&A

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (4 p.m.)

    Brittany Kosmala dreams in Lycra.

  • A&E

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (4 p.m.)

    Donato Cabrera, the current resident conductor of the San Francisco Symphony who grew up in Las Vegas and Reno, will conduct the Las Vegas Philharmonic.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (4 p.m.)

    We also set the mark for most bikinis, most Trekkies and most cocktails. Of course.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (4 p.m.)

    Although well-intentioned, food donation efforts often have negative impacts.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (3:41 p.m.)

    Chip Mosher, a teacher with the Clark County School District since 1988, predicted cheating on a national scale back in the early 2000s.

  • Joe Downtown

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (3:29 p.m.)

    Horse-drawn carriages, pedicabs and a Disney trolley. All could be coming to Downtown.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 23, 2014 (2:44 p.m.)

    MGM—with the help of businessman Ron Burkle—is building the event’s internationally themed City of Rock, comprising six stages (including one featuring local talent) and more ...

  • Breaking News

    Published Tue, Apr 22, 2014 (11:22 a.m.)

    Police at the Anchorage airport lost track of a small quantity of explosives used for training bomb-sniffing dogs. The explosive was attached to a rental ...

  • Music

    Published Mon, Apr 21, 2014 (8:54 a.m.)

    It was a return to his youth ... and it was awesome.

  • Breaking News

    Published Fri, Apr 18, 2014 (9:32 a.m.)

    Dashing hopes of progress raised by a diplomatic deal in Geneva, pro-Russian insurgents who have occupied government buildings in more than 10 Ukrainian cities said ...

  • Las Vegas

    Published Thu, Apr 17, 2014 (2:31 p.m.)

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher "domestic terrorists" for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the ...

  • Film

    Published Thu, Apr 17, 2014 (midnight)

    Superheroes, sequels and a sex tape: Weekly's look at the upcoming season's flicks.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 16, 2014 (11:45 p.m.)

    Dream a little. Do a little. (Or a lot.)

  • Weekly Q&A

    Published Wed, Apr 16, 2014 (6:09 p.m.)

    As managing director of Wynn and Encore salons since 2013, Claude Baruk is working on a massive reinvention of the former while transforming hair at ...

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Apr 16, 2014 (5 p.m.)

    The "range war" has been building for more than 20 years.