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John Katsilometes

Editor at Large

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  • A&E

    Tuesday, April 8, 2014

    A big fan of the UNLV team who won the 1989-90 NCAA national championship, Brandon Flowers of The Killers wore Rebel red during a performance Saturday at Reunion Park at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, March 5, 2014

    Comedian Tom Green talks his new show at Vinyl, why he loves performing in Vegas and how a universal sense of humor is "a sad thing."

  • Noise

    Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014

    It has the casual air of a parlor party, the slap-dash coordination of a barn dance and the frenetic pace of a rock show at Whisky a Go Go. It is Frankie Moreno's Stifler, and you never know who'll take the stage.

  • A&E

    Monday, Jan. 27, 2014

    Elvis Costello & The Roots are the first in an impressive list of acts set to open the 2,000-seat music venue at Brooklyn Bowl at the Linq. The 80,000-square-foot bowling and live-music venue wonderland is throwing a heavyweight opening party March 15-16.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014

    Brian "Paco" Alvarez took over as chairman of the Liberace Foundation in 2011 but resigned abruptly today after three years of service when a no-confidence vote was taken among his fellow board members.

  • A&E

    Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014

    Jeff Ray played multiple roles as a musician in “Jersey Boys.” He died, tragically and inexplicably, after being struck by a train Saturday afternoon in Washington state.

  • Nightlife

    Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013

    An elephant blasting little people out of its butt? Yeah, it has that.

  • Features

    Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013

    Expect a soaring, unscripted night for Las Vegas Weekly's 15th Anniversary Party!

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

    Anthony Bourdain caught up with a famous former mayor and a not-so-famous, but terrific, lounge performer during his sweep of Vegas. Bourdain also stopped at Atomic Liquors, Lotus of Siam in the Commercial Center and Raku in Chinatown on Spring Mountain Road. His take on the quick tour? “I think snarky food writers are wary of the fact that (Lotus) has been overpraised, but it has not been overpraised. I’ve been to Northern Thailand, and it’s a very specifically delicious type of Thai food. It really is a great restaurant. It’s as good as they say.”

  • A&E

    Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013

    The "Wheel of Death" in "Zarkana" is, as its name indicates, one of Cirque du Soleil’s riskier acts. The injuries do not seem serious, and Cirque says “Wheel of Death” is to return to the show upon the artist’s return.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013

    Britney Spears at Jean Dry Lake Bed in Jean, Nev., early Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013.

  • A&E

    Monday, July 22, 2013

    Gyulnara Karaeva in a piece of interpretive dance at "Cabaret" at Baobab Stage on Thursday, July 18, 2013.

  • A&E

    Monday, July 22, 2013

    Mime Benedikt NEgro performs at "Cabaret" at Baobab Stage on Thursday, July 18, 2013.

  • A&E

    Sunday, July 14, 2013

    Jonathan Warren, in his office at the "Thrilla Villa," the onetime Michael Jackson residence in Las Vegas.

  • A&E

    Sunday, July 7, 2013

    Nick Hissom and Claire Sinclair at Hissom's 21st birthday party at Tryst in the Wynn on Thursday, July 4, 2013.

  • 2008 Presidential Election

    Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008

    Watch the travels of John Katsilometes and Todd Witcher as they stop through towns on the way to the Democratic National Convention.

  • 2008 Presidential Election

    Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008

    Watch the travels of John Katsilometes and Todd Witcher as they stop through towns on the way to the Democratic National Convention.

  • 2008 Presidential Election

    Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008

    Watch John Katsilometes and Todd Witcher as they stop through towns on the way to the Democratic National Convention.