Pop singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran, who already has the biggest selling album of 2017 with his 10-day-old ÷ album, is coming to T-Mobile Arena on August 4. Tickets range from $40 to $100 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, March 17 at axs.com.
As previously reported, British veteran band The Who is the latest international talent to score its own Vegas residency. The first six dates (July 29 and August 1, 4, 7, 9 and 11) go on sale noon Friday at axs.com, with ticket prices ranging from $76 to $501.
The Vans Warped Tour has always been a sporadic—and nomadic—presence in Las Vegas, but it must have been satisfied with last year’s event at the Hard Rock Hotel because it’s returning to the property June 23. Ticket prices have yet to be announced, but they go on sale 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 22. Check here for more details.
Also on sale at the Hard Rock Hotel: Danish pop act Lukas Graham, who will play the Soundwaves Pool May 25. Tickets range from $25 to $29 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at axs.com.
The B-52s will set up camp at House of Blues for a three-night string of shows July 7-9. Tickets range from $60 to $145 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at livenation.com. Also on sale Friday at the Mandalay Bay concert hall: teen heartthrobs-turned-indie pop trio Hanson, performing October 25. Tickets are $40.
Spry popsmiths The Shins—surely to play material from their new album Heartworms—return to the Cosmopolitan June 23, this time performing inside the Chelsea. Tickets range from $30 to $60 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at Ticketmaster.
Another new hard rock music event comes to Las Vegas this year. The Scars and Stripes festival takes place June 3 at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, and will feature 3 Doors Down, Kings of Chaos, Asking Alexandria, HELLYEAH, Pop Evil, 10 Years, Adam Gontier, Shaman’s Harvest, Devour the Day, Lansdowne and local boys Otherwise. Tickets range from $89 to $299 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at Ticketmaster.
Also on sale 10 a.m. Friday for the outdoor Downtown venue: Sublime with Rome and Offspring on September 29 (tickets are $20-$28) and house producer/DJ Claude VonStroke’s Dirtybird BBQ daytime party—also featuring Justin Martin, Eats Everything and Shiban San—on May 20 (tickets are $45).
Speaking of house music parties, revered Bay Area househead Mark Farina will celebrate his birthday with fellow performer DJ Sneak on April 14 at Brooklyn Bowl. Tickets range from $25 to $40 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at ticketfly.com. Also on sale Friday for the LINQ venue: Poptone—that's former Bauhaus, Love and Rockets and Tones on Tails members Daniel Ash and Kevin Haskins playing their old bands' songs with Haskins' daughter, Diva—performing May 12 (tickets are $27).
Park Theater continues the nostalgia celebration with a June 17 concert headlined by AM radio gods Boston and opening act Night Ranger. Tickets range from $39 to $189 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at Ticketmaster.
Mandalay Bay Beach have added a trio of shows to its summer season, with tickets going on sale 10 a.m. Saturday, March 18 at Ticketmaster: Reggae royalty Ziggy Marley, performing June 17 (tickets are $51); I Love the '90s R&B package tour with Salt-N-Pepa, All 4 One, Kid 'N Play, O-Town, Tone Loc and Young MC, taking place September 2 (tickets are $83); and New Wave throwback Lost '80s Live fest with Wang Chung, Berlin, The Flirts, Animotion, Dramarama, Cutting Crew, Tony Hadley (formerly of Spandau Ballet) and Missing Persons, happening September 9 (tickets are $55).
Rawk warriors Supersuckers, with Jesse Dayton in tow, play Beauty Bar on June 21. Tickets are on sale for $12 at Ticketbat.
And last but not least: KISS is gracing Laughlin with its presence. The '70s spectacle-rock act will play Laughlin Events Center on April 22. Tickets range from $69 to $355 and are on sale here.