System of a Down is aiming for a big return to Las Vegas. The LA metal-rockers have scheduled an October 19 show at T-Mobile, with Ohio metal band Skeletonwitch in tow. Tickets range from $70 to $100 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 13 at axs.com.
K-Pop fans should delight in the just-announced K-Pop Summer Nights bonanza scheduled for June 9 at The Chelsea, featuring South Korean pop acts 2Hwang Chi-Yeul, Ailee, EXID and Tak Jae-Hoon. Tickets range from $48 to $288 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 13 at ticketmaster.com.
Enrique Iglesias will return to Vegas for his fourth consecutive pair of Mexican Independence Day shows at the Colosseum, having sold out the previous three years despite the increasing number of Latin concerts that weekend. Tickets for the September 15 and 16 concerts range from $46 to $322 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 13 at AXS.
And speaking of the big Mexican Independence Day weekend, Caifanes will follow its sold out May 4 House of Blues show by joining Banda MS’ MGM Grand Garden Arena show on September 14. Tickets ranging from $69 to $500 are already on sale at AXS.
As previously reported, Gwen Stefani will kickstart her Just a Girl residency at the Zappos Theater with a June 27-July 21 run (followed by a shorter, pre-New Year’s December 27-30 stand). Tickets range from $60 to $226 and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 13 at Ticketmaster.
Goo Goo Dolls are the latest veteran act going out to celebrate and play in full its most popular album. The Buffalo, New York, duo will perform its multiplatinum 1998 record Dizzy Up the Girl (among other favorites) on November 18 at the Joint. Tickets ranging from $35 to $150 go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 13 at AXS.
NYC indie duo Cults must love Downtown Las Vegas. It’s slated to play its third gig in the area with a May 22 show at the Bunkhouse. Tickets range from $15 to $17 and go on sale 10 a.m. Thursday, April 12 at ticketfly.com.
A slew of other shows have been announced for the Bunkhouse, including synth act Cold Cave (June 28, $18-$20) and rapper Black Milk (June 30, $15-$18). Tickets are now on sale at Ticketfly.
World music/dance mainstay Thievery Corporation heads back to Brooklyn Bowl July 7. Tickets ranging from $35 to $50 go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 13 at Ticketfly—as do $25-$27 tickets for the June 24 show headlined by New Zealand roots-reggae band Katchafire.
311 is back after a successful 311 Day weekend at Park Theater. On July 28, the Omaha band co-headlines a Downtown Las Vegas Events Center gig with punk-pop vets Offspring. Tickets ranging from $23 to $69 go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, April 13 at Ticketmaster.