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Spencer Patterson

Spencer Patterson is the Editor of Las Vegas Weekly, having previously served as Managing Editor, Arts & Entertainment 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)

  • Music

    Tuesday, May 26, 2015

    Norway’s Turbonegro wasn’t one of the three-day fest’s top-line headliners, but you’d never know it counting costumes in the crowd.

  • A&E

    Monday, May 4, 2015

    The acts I wanted to see stretched from 8:30 p.m. through 9:45 a.m., and I also hoped to survive the drive home.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    Three tunes off new album 'Untethered Moon' crackled with the intensity fresh material tends to coax from a veteran band.

  • Music

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    Scan the spines, choose an album. Slide it from its sleeve, place it on the platter. Tonearm up, needle down. Side one.

  • Music

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    Caravels, Mercy Music and more.

  • Music

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    Where to score wax in the Valley.

  • Music

    Wednesday, April 15, 2015

    I caught some Grade A sets, but the festival lacked its former spark, that intangible feeling of yes.

  • Music

    Sunday, April 12, 2015

    Jungle's dance party, an intense and memorable set from Run the Jewels and more.

  • Music

    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Tech upgrades, a memorable headlining set from AC/DC and more.

  • Music

    Wednesday, April 8, 2015

    With Christine McVie back in the band, gear up for Saturday’s show by spinning songs from all three singers.

  • Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

    Ping Pong's Tom Yum Goong

  • Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

    Sweets Raku's Nassy

  • Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

    Soho's menu—and specials board—are loaded with must-try Japanese treats.

  • 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.

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