AVN Adult Entertainment Expo 2009

Even sex, at least the not-for-profit kind, is feeling the recession. But, as with other museums, big sponsors help.

Staying power

January 29th, 2009

Even sex, at least the not-for-profit kind, is feeling the recession. But, as with other museums, big sponsors help.

  • Nightlife

    It was a Dark and Stormy night: rum and ginger beer served over ice in red plastic cups. But by the time Emily and I ...

  • adult

    Playboy TV’s newest show premiered on January 10, and you may recognize some of the unsuspecting customers who walk into the VIP room of the ...

  • Porno Blog

    Snoop Dogg’s classic hit “Gin and Juice” played on the iPod as four Asian businessmen crowded around the Sergio booth at the Consumer Electronics Show ...

  • adult

    Just because Los Angeles is the epicenter of the adult industry doesn't mean Sin City's online adult talent can't help Vegas live up to its ...

  • As We See It

    This year Adult Entertainment Expo organizers expect to bring 30,000 porn professionals and their fans to town. But this year, the usually frivolous and party-filled ...

  • Nightlife

    In this business of skin, the past few years have seen more changes than a dancer can shake her silicone at.

  • NewsSportsAggregate

    The Las Vegas City Council approved a lease agreement this morning allowing a professional soccer team to play at Cashman Field starting in March 2018. ...

  • Music

    You know what’s going to happen, what it’s going to sound like and feel like, but it can still catch you by surprise.

  • A&E

    The transaction gives Cirque another well-known creative asset and should provide BMG with the resources and vision to expand its show to new parts of ...

  • Intersection

    What was behind the sudden end of the ladies' wrestling show once staged at the Riviera—and does it have to do with Pia Zadora?

  • Industry Weekly

    “No one had done this before. It was a new show, so everyone was going to have to learn at the same pace.”

  • Industry Weekly

    The one-man entertainment empire is bringing music and vibes to the Planet Hollywood pool

  • DiningFeaturedCelebrity

    The MasterChef judge has already conquered New York City, Toronto and Las Vegas, and plans to set up shop in LA next year.

  • Industry Weekly

    There’s a new bar at the Forum Shops and it’s unlike anything on the Strip.

  • A&E

    Not all of her fellow headliners can or will perform anywhere near Mariah’s level.

  • A&E

    I was there for three Disney-related reasons: Because I’ve never been to a D23 Expo, because they were kind enough to give me a press ...

  • A&E

    In her role as the show’s gold sequin-clad host, Amy Saunders urges her audience to confess personal details, run to the stage for impromptu performances ...

  • Music

    His latest EP, Generalizing Anxiety, swells with fuzzed-out distortion, chunky hooks and lyrics about “not liking where I am in life, whether that’s geographically or ...

  • Industry Weekly

    Also, catch Migos at Drai’s, Diplo at Encore Beach Club, Ying Yang Twins at Go Pool and more.

  • Industry Weekly

    "I’m having the time of my life up there, and what better place to have it than Sin City? Vegas has a special place in ...

  • Music

    The Downward Spiral was the record that inspired me to play music.”

  • Music

    On this batch of 11 songs, the band digs deeper into poppy melodies and conventional song structures, a far cry from its early, spastic folk-punk.

  • Stage

    Six capable actors portray numerous characters in this manic, take-no-prisoners send-up of Game of Thrones.