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We don't know who's playing Jewel on its first Friday night, but we do know Anderson .Paak is coming to the House of Blues.

Nightlife News & Notes: More music pops up, more fun for locals is coming

May 6th, 2016

We don't know who's playing Jewel on its first Friday night, but we do know Anderson .Paak is coming to the House of Blues.

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  • Plus, get the lowdown on the Barrymore's new industry nights and Steve Aoki's upcoming documentary.

  • Tiësto and Steve Aoki are among the headliners at Hakkasan's weekend-long anniversary affair.

  • Also: Mark Shunock is named creative director of Wynn's anticipated Intrigue Nightclub.

  • Plus: Tao Group returns to Sundance and LAX reveals its next Throwback Thursday headliners.

  • The Marquee Dayclub Dome will host the fourth annual pre-EDC party.

  • Also, Chateau hosts not one but two AVN parties, plus job fair info for Jewel and Drai's.

  • Also: Now called Crimson, the space formerly known as Cherry at Red Rock Resort comes to life for a NYE party.

  • Plus: What you'll find at Mirage's new Center Bar and Parlor Lounge.

  • Also, a new opening date for LGBT dance spot Rendezvous.

  • Also: The Strip's only gay NYE party is back at the Havana Room to ring in 2016.

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