Downtown Las Vegas

“You want to try something new, show a little bit of skin? Our slogan is dress to sweat, and that really shows on the dancefloor.”

Monthly party Soft Leather celebrates two uninhibited years in Las Vegas

September 27th, 2018

“You want to try something new, show a little bit of skin? Our slogan is dress to sweat, and that really shows on the dancefloor.”

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    The 2018 edition was handily the biggest ever, from how many people attended to how many options they had at any given time.

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    “Do you guys ever wonder if heaven is like this—just one long music festival?"

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    "I can’t believe Foster the People didn’t play ‘Pumped-Up Kicks.'"

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    A few tips: Bring a water bottle and keep it filled, wear earplugs and be ready to deviate from your itinerary.

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    Derek Stonebarger's new bar is something of a "living museum" ... with a killer selection of Nevada-brewed drafts.

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    Florence + The Machine, Blood Orange, Justice and more.

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    He’ll co-host a night of live music at the Bunkhouse with high-school friend and former Chapter 11 bandmate Clayton Scrivner.

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    It’s also the new home of the Human Experience open mic, a daily karaoke open mic and a dance battle every First Friday.

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    “I’m not adding mayos or mustards or vinegars that don’t belong. It’s very basic, and that’s what people like about it.”

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    Highlights included a history-heavy set from Crass, an ebullient Against Me!, a strangely preachy X and an inspired set from At The Drive-In.

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    Highlights included an unexpected turn from Rise Against, an all-female mosh pit during a GBH set and L7's ferocious, day-stealing set.

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    Also on the Downtown music fest’s bill: N.E.R.D., St. Vincent, Travis Scott, Justice and many more.

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    Also: Cults, Gwen Stefani’s new residency and an additional Caifanes performance

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