As Bob Marley told us, “One good thing about music—when it hits, you feel no pain.” Well, there were plenty of rhythmic blows being thrown June 11 at the 10th annual Reggae in the Desert festival at the Clark County Amphitheater. A sellout crowd of about 3,000 enjoyed nearly nine hours of music from an impressive roster of performers, and that’s the kind of impact that heals rather than harms.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Gorillaz are coming to Las Vegas for the first time ever. 2016’s Grammy winner for best new artist, Chance the Rapper, will return. English rockers Muse will bring their dizzying live show to the streets of Downtown. And that’s just the top of an eclectic bill that features more than 70 acts, along with comedy, interactive art installations, a group art exhibit featuring the work of Mark Ryden, Tara McPherson and Shepard Fairey and much more. Last year saw more than 137,000 attendees trod the festival footprint. Who’s ready for more?
Best of the City 2016
Our seventh annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best place to fix your speeding ticket to the best Bloody Mary.