Bon Jovi, Nine Inch Nails, Garth Brooks and more announce Vegas shows

Bon Jovi will return to Vegas for the “Because We Can” tour this fall at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
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Tickets for Life Is Beautiful are officially on sale today via Ticketmaster, with special tickets selling out quickly. But that’s just the tip of the ticket iceberg this week; here’s a look at some other just-announced shows coming through town in the coming months:

Bon Jovi will return to Vegas with their “Because We Can” tour this fall, playing the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, October 12. Tickets to catch the stadium rockers start at $19.50 and go on sale this Saturday, June 8 at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster.

Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart returns with his Mickey Hart Band for a September 11 gig at the Hard Rock Cafe on the Strip. Tea Leaf Trio will open. Tickets go on sale today through Ticketweb.com and cost $29.50 in advance and $34 the day of.

New Zealand indie-electro sweethearts The Naked and Famous will play the Cosmopolitan’s Boulevard Pool on October 24 as part of the venue’s “Set Your Life to Music” concert series. Tickets cost $20 and are currently on sale through Ticketmaster and the Cosmopolitan Box Office.

Following his Vegas performance with side project How To Destroy Angels in April, Trent Reznor will return with industrial rock icons Nine Inch Nails to play the Joint at the Hard Rock on November 15 and 16. Fans can expect to hear tracks off of their new full-length Hesitation Marks, which bows September 3. Post-rock outfit Explosions In The Sky will open. Tickets start at $75 and go on sale Friday, June 14 at 10 a.m. through the Hard Rock Box Office and Ticketmaster.

Prog rockers Coheed and Cambria will perform at the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay on Tuesday, September 3 with special guests Circa Survive. Tickets cost $29.50 and go on sale Saturday, June 8 through Ticketmaster.

Following his sold out Memorial Day weekend shows, Vegas favorite Garth Brooks has revealed his next slate of concert dates at the Wynn’s Encore Theater. The country star will play Thursday, July 4 at 6:30 p.m. and Friday, July 5 and Saturday July 6, both at 8 p.m. Tickets for those shows cost $125 and are currently on sale through Ticketmaster and www.wynnlasvegas.com.

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