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Robert Cray, Gov’t Mule, Ruthie Foster, Vanessa Collier and more take over the Hard Rock Hotel from September 5-8.

Ten acts to catch at the four-day Big Blues Bender

September 5th, 2019

Robert Cray, Gov’t Mule, Ruthie Foster, Vanessa Collier and more take over the Hard Rock Hotel from September 5-8.

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    A Touch of Africa comes to Clark County Library, and This Will Destroy You plays at Bunkhouse.

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    The Southern California-born country star can't wait to get back on the Vegas stage.

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    National Geographic hits the Smith Center, plus a chance to get outside and drink wine.

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    Over the course of four riff-stuffed days and nights, we were reminded just how perfectly the fest fit the venue and vice versa.

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    It’s loaded with carnal, grabby melodies, complemented by come-hither grooves and assured instrumentation.

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    From Dvne to Witchcraft and Goblin to Sunn O)))

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    The Chamanas at Bunkhouse, Ben Nichols at Backstage Bar & Billiards and Snakehips at the Hard Rock Hotel pool.

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    If you showed up expecting “Closer,” “Down In It” or “Hurt,” frontman Trent Reznor sent you home thirsty.

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    There's no telling what will happen next at the Hard Rock but "Magic Mike" deserves to stick around.

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