The local bands and artists will get you going in the new year.

Start your 2017 playlist with these 10 Vegas acts

January 19th, 2017

The local bands and artists will get you going in the new year.

  • One moment, you’re in Southwest Las Vegas. The next, you’re in a Nairobi mud hut, listening to a boy talk about begging for food.

    One moment, you’re in Southwest Las Vegas. The next, you’re in a Nairobi mud hut, listening to a boy talk about begging for food.

  • The Clark County District Attorney’s Office recently introduced “Warrant Wednesdays.”

    The Clark County District Attorney’s Office recently introduced “Warrant Wednesdays.”

  • More than 30 Southern and Northern Nevada artists comprise the art exhibit, which debuts in Las Vegas on March 17.

    More than 30 Southern and Northern Nevada artists comprise the art exhibit, which debuts in Las Vegas on March 17.

  • NAVYA’s ARMA vehicle continues testing on its first public roadway, Fremont Street.

    NAVYA’s ARMA vehicle continues testing on its first public roadway, Fremont Street.

  • Run through three recent songs assembled by the super-producer and it’s hard to tell if they all came from the same artist.

    Run through three recent songs assembled by the super-producer and it’s hard to tell if they all came from the same artist.

  • Also, Marshmello plays Intrigue and XS and GBDC throws a pirate and mermaid-themed party.

    Also, Marshmello plays Intrigue and XS and GBDC throws a pirate and mermaid-themed party.

  • LAYOP's owners inspire and motivate with their comfy basics.

    LAYOP's owners inspire and motivate with their comfy basics.

  • His dégustation menu is a tour de force.

    His dégustation menu is a tour de force.

  • The Vegas-to-San-Diego nightlife express continues.

    The Vegas-to-San-Diego nightlife express continues.

  • The underground dance event finds a home at Oddfellows.

    The underground dance event finds a home at Oddfellows.

  • For its 10th anniversary, the leading Latin urban music concert is expanding from LA to the Las Vegas Strip.

    For its 10th anniversary, the leading Latin urban music concert is expanding from LA to the Las Vegas Strip.

  • “We’re seeing the need for brands outside our own that want someone to help provide extraordinary experiences for their consumers."

    “We’re seeing the need for brands outside our own that want someone to help provide extraordinary experiences for their consumers."

  • The Las Vegas native took up tennis at 3 and the piano at 5, and now she's merging her interests in music and youth sports.

    The Las Vegas native took up tennis at 3 and the piano at 5, and now she's merging her interests in music and youth sports.

  • Also, find Anton Chekhov's Cherry Orchard of the Living Dead at Majestic and a women's march Downtown.

    Also, find Anton Chekhov's Cherry Orchard of the Living Dead at Majestic and a women's march Downtown.

  • Five memorable contributions from the Dead's one and only bass player.

    Five memorable contributions from the Dead's one and only bass player.

  • Singer/guitarist Aldred Basiga had been spearheading the band’s growth since its 2014 inception.

    Singer/guitarist Aldred Basiga had been spearheading the band’s growth since its 2014 inception.

  • Is it shrewder to bet on teams that performed all season long or those that got hot close to the finish line?

    Is it shrewder to bet on teams that performed all season long or those that got hot close to the finish line?

  • Nothing against "Viva Las Vegas" or Brandon Flowers, but we kinda love these Vegas deep cuts.

    Nothing against "Viva Las Vegas" or Brandon Flowers, but we kinda love these Vegas deep cuts.

  • The filmmaker takes a pulpy, semi-supernatural approach to dissociative identity disorder.

    The filmmaker takes a pulpy, semi-supernatural approach to dissociative identity disorder.

  • Annette Bening plays a single mother raising a son.

    Annette Bening plays a single mother raising a son.

  • Michael Keaton is fast-food game-changer Ray Kroc.

    Michael Keaton is fast-food game-changer Ray Kroc.

  • Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

    Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

  • This chef-driven experience is one of a kind in Las Vegas.

    This chef-driven experience is one of a kind in Las Vegas.

  • Catch these dishes at the Monte Carlo while you can.

    Catch these dishes at the Monte Carlo while you can.

  • One of the most memorable meals of 2016 was chef Mark LoRusso's Giro d’Italia tasting menu.

    One of the most memorable meals of 2016 was chef Mark LoRusso's Giro d’Italia tasting menu.

  • The lounge atop Delano Las Vegas essentially evolves its experience throughout the course of each night.

    The lounge atop Delano Las Vegas essentially evolves its experience throughout the course of each night.