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David Hopkins, Trade Vorhees, Ted Rader and The Lique.

Four new Vegas albums to hear right now

May 10th, 2018

David Hopkins, Trade Vorhees, Ted Rader and The Lique.

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    “Not only is Aly speaking on another plane through her bass playing, but the messages in this record are so relevant to all the hurt ...

  • Music

    It simmers with funky, playful eroticism and electronic bells and whistles—fluttering beats, moody piano riffs and lush orchestral arrangements.

  • Music

    There’s either a delightful EP to be carved out here.

  • Music

    He channels Radiohead, Faces-era Rod Stewart, Of Montreal and Townes Van Zandt on his latest album—and that’s just on the first of its four sides.

  • Music

    The pointed political, social and personal statements match the stringent vibe.

  • Music

    At this point, the only constant from album to album is the band’s dedication to ambition.

  • Music

    Anyone who discovered COC at the band’s popular height should be satisfied with this effective return to the familiar.

  • Music

    Bassist Nate Brenner partners with leader Merrill Garbus for an approachable and dancey record.

  • Music

    It’s not like Ed Sheeran is gonna take us where BRMC can.

  • Music

    The trio strives to expand its sound on its first album in seven years.

  • Music

    Where did Slowdive, LCD Soundsystem, Shamir and SZA place on our lists?

  • Music

    Candy Warpop, Hard Pipe Hitters, Illicitor, LAM and The Rhyolite Sound.

  • Music

    Songs that follow his formula of sexually-charged R&B/soul can feel odd filtered through a political lens.

  • Music

    The record’s sequencing adds to its abrasive moments.

  • Music

    When you’re making U2 music that’s only as good as Snow Patrol, it’s time to reassess.

  • Music

    The first sounds are birds chirping—and then an unsettled digital squiggle that sounds like a squeaking robo-mouse.

  • Music

    The R&B/gospel legend wrote lyrics for three songs, stressing the importance of love while acknowledging racism and politician deception.

  • Music

    Its aimless and erratic lyrics—and largely underwhelming melodies—threatening to undermine the sweep of his voice and the instrumental robustness of his band.

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    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 ...

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    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, ...

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

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    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.

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

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    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.”

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

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

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

    With online ordering and two locations, the Grove offers convenience