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Brock Radke

Brock is an award-winning writer and reporter who has been documenting life in Las Vegas for 20 years. He currently leads entertainment coverage for Greenspun Media Group's family of publications including the Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas Weekly magazine and Las Vegas Magazine with a focus on Las Vegas Strip shows and concerts, nightlife, dining and celebrities. Brock is also the creator, producer and host of the All The Vegas and Sun on the Strip podcasts.

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  • Nightlife

    Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019

    Deorro drops into Marquee.

  • A&E

    Monday, Jan. 21, 2019

    The celebrity-packed show featured Angel's greatest hits illusions, including the signature and still mind-boggling levitation routine, and plenty of new tricks as well ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

    “This March, we will welcome back several returning brands and artists from last year and have made some incredible additions to the lineup."

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

    There were plenty of surprises last week when downtown developer Derek Stevens rolled out his ambitious plans for the Circa Resort & Casino, but the images and details surrounding its multi-level, stadium-style ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

    "Well, we’re a couple guys from Detroit and we’re interested in buying a casino."

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

    Jesse Saunders celebrates 35 years of On and On.

  • A&E

    Monday, Jan. 14, 2019

    When Lady Gaga signed on for her first Las Vegas residency at Park MGM, the pop superstar immediately brought in ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019

    Derek Stevens has been building bits of buzz and excitement in downtown Las Vegas since he and his brother Greg bought a stake in the Golden Gate on Fremont Street in ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019

    When he headlined a series of sold-out November shows at the Paris Theater, the annual “America’s Got Talent Live” productions that showcase the TV competition show’s winner and ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019

    Also, the first round of casting calls for pool club positions.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019

    "What’s our purpose? To make you laugh and make you feel better about your situation, whatever it may be."

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019

    More than 3 million guests have visited the massive beer hall and restaurant, which has served more than 750,000 gallons of beer, 450,000 pounds of sausage, 135 tons of sauerkraut and 1.5 million pretzels.

  • A&E

    Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019

    There’s no indication when Domination might actually happen, but it’s likely this is a postponed show and not a cancelled show.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019

    "Mr. Las Vegas" moves from Bally's to Cleopatra's Barge this month.

  • Nightlife

    Friday, Dec. 28, 2018

    The Palms is holding a casting call for its new dayclub and nightclub venues on January 2-6.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018

    “No one was doing electronic music at that time, and certainly not as a resident. I had a wonderful team of people and guys who went on to be pioneers in their own right, but they helped me start this residency that ended shaping dance music in Las Vegas.”

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018

    Esther’s Kitchen, NoMad, Cleaver, Block 16 and beyond.

  • Noise

    Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018

    Janelle Monáe, David Byrne, St. Vincent, The War on Drugs, Robyn and more.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018

    It begins when you enter a two-story record store off the main casino, across from Park Theater. After the Lady Gaga afterparty on the 28th, expect to see many more collaborations between the theater and music shop, which will operate four days a week.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018

    The rise of professional sports, musical residency chairs, trading dancefloors for video games and more.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018

    The comprehensive renovation of the Palms has been one of the most talked about Vegas developments of 2018 and the buzz has spiked once again thanks to the arrival of ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018

    No modern resident has opened with two distinctly different shows as she will, and she’s playing at the hottest property on the Strip.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018

    Spiegelworld impresario Ross Mollison is negotiating to finalize a venue and timeline for the opening of We Are Here, which he projects will land in a space that holds around 600 people.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018

    Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart pedaled along with everyone else, to a playlist curated by the Wynn Nightlife mainstays.

  • A&E

    Monday, Dec. 17, 2018

    Tickets for both limited engagements go on sale Friday.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018

    “We know Las Vegas audiences will fall in love with the spectacular production that must be seen to be believed.”

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018

    Spanish-born, Washington, D.C.-based chef and restaurateur José Andrés has been widely recognized and honored for his work through his nonprofit organization World Central Kitchen, which provides meals in the wake of natural disasters and other crises ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018

    “I want to make things that connect to people emotionally, things that will leave their mouths open and they’ll say, ‘I’ve never experienced anything like this.’”

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018

    You won’t be able to stop eating the pillowy lemon ricotta pancakes or the rich baked eggs with herb-spiced tomato sauce and crisp toast.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018

    Eataly Las Vegas, a 40,000-square-foot culinary destination and Italian marketplace fronting Las Vegas Boulevard, opens at Park MGM on Dec. 27. It marks the sixth ...

  • A&E

    Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018

    Held every December since 1992, the game offers all the pageantry of college football with plenty of extra Vegas — and it starts well before kickoff. When the teams arrive on Tuesday, the players are greeted by ...

  • Nightlife

    Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018

    “I miss my fans, and I want to return to the stage,” says Sutorius, who hits Marquee on December 8.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018

    “I’m lucky to get to go to Vegas, because you can play every genre there, and I get to go out of the box that I’m known for.”

  • A&E

    Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018

    This place has too much atmosphere for just food and drinks, a vibe that’s both vintage and fresh and completely unique on the Strip.

  • A&E

    Monday, Dec. 3, 2018

    After Fleetwood Mac opened its T-Mobile Arena concert on Friday with the reliable, rollicking “The Chain” — a 1977 track from best-selling album “Rumours” that was used in the soundtrack for last year’s superhero epic “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” — singer Stevie Nicks reminded an already ...

  • A&E

    Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018

    The spot, from Bravo TV reality star and West Hollywood restaurateur Lisa Vanderpump, opens in early 2019 in the casino space between the Forum Shops and the Colosseum.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018

    “I have always taken inspiration from various places—tropical house, soul and funk music, even disco—and I think the album is a reflection of that."

  • Nightlife

    Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018

    Francis next spins in Vegas on December 28 at XS and on New Year’s Eve at Intrigue.

  • A&E

    Monday, Nov. 26, 2018

    It hasn’t always thrived, but stand-up comedy has been a constant force in the Las Vegas entertainment landscape. At the moment, Caesars Entertainment clearly believes this brand of fun is, well, having a moment. In April, the hospitality and entertainment giant opened the Comedy Cellar at the Rio, an outlet of the Manhattan institution where many ...

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018

    Murray's sixth annual charity holiday show is set for December 22 at Starbright Theatre.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018

    Have a couple Mole Negronis and you’ll need a snack. That’s where the infamous truffle nachos come into the picture.

  • Nightlife

    Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018

    Last week in Las Vegas she won two Latin Grammys for the song, including Best Urban Fusion Performance.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018

    While most Golden Knights fans were singing along to “Sweet Golden Knights,” we bounced to Migos’ “Stir Fry.”

  • Sports

    Friday, Nov. 16, 2018

    Deryk Engelland has made it his job to meet even more Las Vegans by creating the Engelland’s Vegas Born Heroes Foundation this year. Its mission is to publicly recognize and reward local charities and community members who selflessly help others.

  • Nightlife

    Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

    A GoFundMe campaign to help DJ Presto One with medical costs.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

    I crowded my (first) plate with totally respectable dim sum, chewy pathiri rice flour pancakes, breakfast pizza and a maple-pecan Danish.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

    I’ve been recommending this residency to strangers, friends, tourists and locals since I saw it for the first time last year.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

    The pioneering Las Vegas nightclub entertainer performs on November 17 before returning December 31.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

    If you want to bring in the big-spending Asian clientele, you have to create an elegant experience and serve all the classics.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018

    One-fourth of 98 Degrees, singer Jeff Timmons, has lived in Las Vegas for almost seven years.