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Spencer Patterson

Spencer Patterson is Las Vegas Weekly's Managing Editor, having previously served as Arts & Entertainment Editor, Music Editor and a Staff Writer for the magazine. A graduate of Cornell University, he's an obsessive album listener who can typically be found earphoned, discovering new artists or digging deeply into favorites' back-catalogs. He's also a voracious sea urchin eater; if you have a celestial uni spot to recommend, please drop him a line.

Recent Stories (view all stories)

  • Film

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    The two franchises are set to premiere their second installments on Syfy.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    Cool new J5 feature: The group takes requests.

  • Music

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    The last time the Vermonters played Halloween here, they covered The Velvet Underground's 'Loaded.'

  • Music

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Little Dragon, Baauer, Kimbra among latest batch of LIB names.

  • A&E

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    The finale was the real highlight, an epic slab of ambient noise that shook frighteningly even as it pulsed with warmth.

  • Theater

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    'Anton Chekhov’s Cherry Orchard of the Living Dead' leads with six wins, 'Red' named Best Production.

  • Music

    Wednesday, July 16, 2014

    The Downtown venue relaunches August 25, with Built to Spill headlining.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, July 9, 2014

    As great nights with old friends tend to, it flew by, leaving the audience buzzing but also a bit bummed.

  • Music

    Monday, July 7, 2014

    My favorite Panic moments come when the sextet moves as a unit, with Dave Schools’ nimble bass at its center.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, July 2, 2014

    The Weekly's Spencer Patterson points you to Carla Bozulich, Morgan Delt, Innercity Ensemble and more.

  • Noise

    Thursday, April 25, 2013

    The Men, performing Wednesday at the Bunkhouse.

  • Noise

    Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012

    Mike Watt (left) gestures toward the drums during Saturday's Missingmen show at Vinyl.