The Interview Issue

The EDM icon with the most cake talks about becoming the first megaclub superstar to move to Las Vegas.

The Interview Issue: Resident DJ Steve Aoki

May 1st, 2014

The EDM icon with the most cake talks about becoming the first megaclub superstar to move to Las Vegas.

  • Nightlife

    Cheap drinks get 'em in the door, but these two keep 'em coming back. Maybe the Jameson, too.

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    From the Swedish Chef to Deadmau5 to Anthony Bourdain, the people we'd really like to chat with.

  • Dining

    There’s a sandwich for every occasion. Jake Leslie points us to the right one for when you end up on a blind date with your ...

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    "My dad put me to work, thinking I’d be unhappy doing it, but I kinda liked it."

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    I’m impossibly uncomfortable in elevator conversations, so I had a couple shots and jumped right in.

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    A piece of the Berlin Wall you can pee on, happiness and a solid music scene. It's all available in Vegas.

  • Dining

    The head pastry chef at Raku Sweets talks $25 strawberries and pizza-flavored potato chips.

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    "It’s very, very difficult to be competitive. I think maybe some people are more idealistic, and may need a dose of reality."

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    "The tourists of today are going to gravitate to these kind of social spaces. They’re collecting social experiences like I collected baseball cards."

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    Talking card tricks, Swedish hotness and Godzilla's table manners with the Dhalsim of the magic world.

  • Music

    She'll perform his classic concept album "In the Wee Small Hours" on Jan. 12.

  • Chef Talk

    Gordon Ramsay is too famous to do anything quietly, but he gave it a shot by soft-opening his fifth restaurant in Las Vegas on Jan. ...

  • Incidental Tourist

    I am best-suited to determine the exact geographic delineation of one of the most famous destinations in the world. (Okay, maybe not.)

  • Music

    "There’s no way we could cover everything we have. It would have to be a three-and-a-half-hour show."

  • Dining News

    "I cannot wait to share what we have in store for Las Vegas."

  • Music

    He’s done acid in Las Vegas, which he calls “a bad life decision.”

  • Dining

    Corned beef bread pudding Benedict? Yes, please.

  • A&E

    Cole is expanding on his role as Charlie in "Black-ish" with the award-winning show's spin-off, "Grown-ish."

  • Arts & EntertainmentNightlifeMusic

    The incoming artists are better known in Ibiza, where dance music remains house-centric.

  • Intersection

    Led Zeppelin, the Grateful Dead and Bob Marley all played concerts there.

  • Industry Weekly

    The in-demand hip-hop and R&B singer, writer and producer takes his talents to the Cromwell this weekend.

  • Industry Weekly

    The hip resort hosts a pool hiring party on January 18.

  • Intersection

    It could have been a scene straight out of a science fiction thriller.

  • Dining

    Last year, four location added growler fill stations, rotating in kegs of Pizza Port’s Bacon & Eggs coffee porter, Lovelady’s peanut butter-laced Paleo Porter and ...

  • Industry Weekly

    Using elements of dance, contortion and gymnastics, this trio fits right in.

  • A&E

    Potato pancakes, tortas, loco moco and more.

  • Intersection

    “I’m telling everybody to go down and buy as much as you can, because tomorrow it may not be there.”

  • Weekly Q&A

    “Compared to my Ohio life, people are more positive here, more responsive to literary things.”

  • Film

    Tom Hanks plays Ben Bradlee, a born newspaperman whose only instinct is to publish the Pentagon Papers.

  • A&E

    “I’m not competitive, but I do think I was the greatest strip-club DJ who ever lived.”