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“Some sick part of me likes to get filled with dread and go out there and see what happens.”

Destroyer’s Dan Bejar talks about the freedom—and terror—of hitting the stage alone

July 19th, 2018

“Some sick part of me likes to get filled with dread and go out there and see what happens.”

  • Nightlife

    Encore Beach Club will see the most action, with a lineup including Dillon Francis, The Chainsmokers and Diplo, along with Nightswim shows headlined by Flosstradamus, ...

  • A&E

    There are so many new shows at Westgate, it's almost too much to keep up with. Almost.

  • A&E

    Anne Martinez curently plays Satine in Baz and is bringing her own show, Alice, back to the Red Rock Resort in August.

  • Dining

    Mike Minor pretty much invented a new kind of food when he launched Truck U Barbeque in 2014, blending his passion for slow-smoked awesomeness with ...

  • Nightlife

    The happy, helmeted DJ plays XS and Encore Beach Club July 14 and 15.

  • Music

    Chilli is hoping TLC can set up a Las Vegas residency sometime soon.

  • Music

    The frontman of the enduring alt-rock band talks producers, podcasts and his love for Las Vegas.

  • A&E

    I think people are looking for the next thing [in Las Vegas], and this could be that next thing like Absinthe was in 2011.

  • Music

    The actor's bluesy rock-and-roll show comes to the Red Rock Resort on July 13.

  • Music

    Carey explained she’s working on a new album before launching into “Make It Happen.”

  • Dining

    Hospitality professionals make Las Vegas look easy. It's not.

  • A&E

    Don’t be one of those people who will only wish they saw that one cool show on the Strip everybody was talking about.

  • Dining News

    When the massive 650-seat Smith & Wollensky steakhouse inside its own three-story building closed last summer after nearly 20 years of business on the Las ...

  • Fine Art

    It’s tempting to shoot Vegas as a fantasyland; he shoots it as it is—bright, vast and in a constant state of making and undoing.

  • Dining

    Their trucks cover nearly 20 cities and regions (they’ve had one in Las Vegas since 2015).

  • Reviews

    Try the nabiyaki udon, which fuses niku beef udon and traditional kake udon—and adds a giant tempura shrimp and soft-boiled egg for good measure.

  • DiningFeaturedFood

    You've conquered Japanese, Mexican and Indian. Now try Malaysian, Nigerian, Serbian food and more.

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    He’ll also replicate two of Knievel’s other jumps. In one night. On a throwback bike.

  • A&E

    New megastudio Rhythms Dance Studio and Event Center has 22 employees, 37 weekly classes and a Saturday social featuring DJs and performers from around the ...

  • A&E

    There are so many new shows at Westgate, it's almost too much to keep up with. Almost.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Natural wellness is a hot topic—and a lucrative one. There are scores of teas, essential oils, tinctures and supplements that contain powerful properties to help ...

  • SportsNHLhockey

    The Golden Knights have signed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a three-year contract extension to keep him in Las Vegas through the 2021-22 season, the team ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    The journey through cartel-controlled states in Mexico is safer than what they face in Central America’s Northern Triangle, comprised of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

  • Dining

    Executive chef Shaun King and his crew have created new dishes for you to sample.

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    The Golden Tiki ticks all the boxes for a solid local hangout.

  • A&E

    Anne Martinez curently plays Satine in Baz and is bringing her own show, Alice, back to the Red Rock Resort in August.

  • Nightlife

    Encore Beach Club will see the most action, with a lineup including Dillon Francis, The Chainsmokers and Diplo, along with Nightswim shows headlined by Flosstradamus, ...

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 A&E

    Always let this music enthusiast guide your purchases at this eastside music/movie outpost.

  • FeaturedBest of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 A&E

    You've made the reality TV winner—and his puppets—a bona fide Strip favorite.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 This&That

    Red Rock is nice enough to feel like a Strip casino, but offers all the perks that locals love.

  • FeaturedBest of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 A&E

    From guitar bands to Golden Knights watch parties, the Downtown outdoor venue hosts a wide variety of events.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Food

    The Southwest gets the eye-popping eatery it has long deserved.

  • Music

    “Some sick part of me likes to get filled with dread and go out there and see what happens.”

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Food

    Vegas native James Trees opened this Italian jewel in the heart of the Arts District.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 This&That

    With online ordering and two locations, the Grove offers convenience

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Food

    Turn that hot, new restaurant you haven’t yet tried into your regular haunt.

  • Best of Vegas 2018Best of Vegas 2018 Food

    Whether it’s your first or your 400th, Sparrow’s where you and that special someone need to be.