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Mike Prevatt

Mike Prevatt turned his passion for rock 'n' roll and dance beats into an actual job during his stint as music editor of the Daily Bruin while attending UCLA, and then as arts and entertainment editor at Las Vegas CityLife, where he worked for 11 years before becoming nightlife editor of Las Vegas Weekly. Mike has won five Nevada Press Association awards and has been published in outlets like SPIN, New Music Express, URB and Desert Companion. He will outlast any househead on the dancefloor, bring up team sports at a gay bar and fulfill his goal of riding every roller coaster in America.

Recent Stories (view all stories)

  • Features

    Thursday, June 22, 2017

    Whited has circled the world umpteen times over, parlaying his role as drum tech for The Killers into similar gigs with Death Cab for Cutie and Bruce Springsteen.

  • Intersection

    Thursday, June 22, 2017

    The mayor’s office has been handing out the Key to the City for decades, to Elvis, Michael Jackson and more.

  • Noise

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017

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

  • Noise

    Sunday, June 18, 2017

    The former Pink Floyd principal pulls off another arena-sized stunner during a fiery, politically charged performance.

  • Noise

    Thursday, June 15, 2017

    Also: The Drums, Tegan and Sara and Chicano Batman.

  • Noise

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017

    From Dark Side of the Moon to new solo album Is This the Life We Really Want?, Waters has spent a career speaking his mind in his music.

  • Music

    Wednesday, June 14, 2017

    The shoegaze trailblazers continue their artistic progression.

  • Intersection

    Thursday, June 8, 2017

    Parents can preview the numerous subjects, choose the ones they’re comfortable having their kids read and whitelist the pages.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, June 7, 2017

    Also: P.O.D., My Life with a Thrill Kill Kult and two Raw Femme showcases.

  • Intersection

    Thursday, June 1, 2017

    The forum was almost exclusively about bullying, with a panel of three young actors whose recent movie projects delve into harassment.