Heavy metal

The reunited horror-punk godfathers replace Megadeth, which canceled most of its 2019 dates when Dave Mustaine announced he'd been diagnosed with throat cancer.

Psycho Las Vegas taps Original Misfits to fill Saturday-night headliner role

June 29th, 2019

The reunited horror-punk godfathers replace Megadeth, which canceled most of its 2019 dates when Dave Mustaine announced he'd been diagnosed with throat cancer.

  • Music

    Also on the bill for the fourth-year heavy rock fest at Mandalay Bay: High on Fire, YOB, Kadavar, Perturbator.

  • Music

    Longtime Judas Priest guitarist Glenn Tipton, who recently stepped away from live performances for health reasons, seemed energetic and upbeat while performing the final three ...

  • Music

    Asking how many in the crowd were aged 27 to 30, Maynard James Keenean pointed out that they've waited roughly half their lives for a ...

  • Music

    Among others confirmed: Enslaved, American Nightmare, Boris, CKY and Rocket From the Crypt.

  • Music

    Passes to the heavy-rock gathering's third edition go on sale Friday at 10 a.m.

  • Music

    Also: Black Label Society and a slew of new Brooklyn Bowl shows.

  • Music

    Also: Ruff Ryders, Metal Alliance Tour and Viva Ras Vegas weekender.

  • Music

    UFC president Dana White was up close for Godsmack—and not ensconced in some VIP area.

  • Music

    Lone band founder and guitarist/songwriter talks festivals, fans and DJ gigs at the Hard Rock.

  • Music

    From the downtuned metalcore of A Friend, A Foe to the melodic edge of We Gave It Hell, these locals are ready to represent at ...

  • Music

    The Vegas-birthed band plays Las Rageous Saturday at 6:50 p.m.

  • Music

    Smart setlist construction helped build the mood, with songs presented in mini-blocks from the metal band's three albums.

  • Music

    Psycho Las Vegas has unveiled a slew of new acts for its 2017 festival lineup.

  • Music

    Also playing the festival: Melvins, Carcass, Crystal Fairy and Slo Burn, among others.

  • Music

    Also, the melodies are catchier and the rhythms are tighter than they have been in a long time.

  • Music

    The Swedish metal outfit storms into Brooklyn Bowl on October 18.

  • Music

    How about Soundgarden, Faith No More and Godspeed You! Black Emperor?

  • Music

    Psycho's founder is already promising a return to the Hard Rock, vowing the 2017 edition will be even “bigger and better.”

  • Get More Heavy metal Stories
  • A&E

    Walking through feels like next-level Vegas sensory overload, a colorful carnival of things to touch and play and Instagram.

  • NewsAggregateBusiness

    Now open on the Strip at the Fashion Show Mall, Ike’s Love & Sandwiches features a high roller menu complete with a $100 sandwich named ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    As traffic safety enforcers and experts try to solve the countywide problem of crashes and fatalities, others are taking a closer look at what makes ...

  • NewsAllSports

    The flow of professional sports teams to Las Vegas continues, with another new franchise joining the fray. The Las Vegas Rollers of World TeamTennis began ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    As far as desert jobs go, Bryan Sloan might have one of the most unusual — a yacht captain. We chatted with Sloan to ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    It’s the dog days of summer, and desert dwellers may be tempted to stay inside until Halloween. But they’d be missing out on some very ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    For do-it-yourself furniture hunters with a soft spot for thrifting and refurbing, here are a few antique eras to keep an eye out for and ...

  • A&E

    Are you ready to step inside a chocolate chip cookie?

  • Nightlife

    Headlining will be Mustard, who’s having a moment with the recent release of ‘Perfect Ten,’ his highest-charting album ever.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    As projects in and around Downtown Las Vegas garner attention and headlines, Lave Om will fly mostly under the radar. It’s not a large project, ...

  • Reviews

    It expands on the five-star reputation of Chef Eric Kim’s original Kame Omakase on the west side by bringing star beverage consultant SeongHa Lee to ...

  • Dining

    Eat at one of the participating restaurants on July 23 and part of the proceeds will go toward Golden Rainbow.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Did you know that Las Vegas is right next door to the largest national recreation area in America? Clocking in at 1.5 million acres with ...

  • Dining

    Big Dog’s will also be releasing a quartet of fruited goses—a light, easy-drinking style of beer just right for a Vegas summer night.

  • Print

    ‘Elvis in Vegas,’ ‘Lost Restaurants of Henderson,’ ‘Life Is a Country Western Song’ and more.

  • Music

    He’s one of the most prolific and influential figures to ever a) touch a mic; b) jump onscreen; c) advocate for prison reform; d) pen ...

  • Nightlife

    Their visuals are second to none—starry light installations are central to the group’s performances.

  • A&E

    Community Art Day at Barrick and a double dose of David Lowery.