Hook N Sling Hits Eclipse, Taryn Manning Spins at the Palms

Hook N Sling

Hook N Sling

Thursday, July 17

In the annual Song of Summer debate, one thing’s always certain: Every contender is overplayed on the radio. And whether we admit it or not, we all know the hooks to “Fancy,” “Wiggle” and “Problem.” So where can your ears and mind find freedom? Soulkitchen at Vanguard Lounge. In this month’s installment of underground house, resident Edgar Reyes will be joined by frequent Drai’s Afterhours and After spinner Justin Baulé, (516 Fremont St., 10 p.m., VanguardLV.com.)

Friday, July 18

In a recent interview with the London Evening Standard, Deadmau5 throws heavy shade at his contemporaries and forewarns the certain death of EDM. His latest LP, While (1<2), clocks in at two-and-a-half hours. Now he’s cooking up surprises for his set at XS. Just don’t count on him to drop any Bon Jovi. (In Encore, 10:30 p.m., XSLasVegas.com.) At Beauty Bar, puff up your pompadour for an evening of R&B and rockabilly by Gizzelle, Josh Hi-Fi Sorheim and the Tone Slingers. (517 Fremont St., 9 p.m., TheBeautyBar.com.)

Saturday, July 19

Dutch EDM duo Showtek has been blowing up the blogosphere with their remix of David Guetta’s “Lovers on the Sun.” Give it a listen before you check them out at Drai’s Beach Club with L.A.’s Sex Panther. (At the Cromwell, 10 a.m., DraisNightlife.com.)

If you intend to get drunk this afternoon and watch Taryn Manning, you can either stream Orange Is the New Black on Netflix, or you can see her in the flesh, spinning at Palms Pool. If by chance you hoped to see musician Ryan Cabrera DJ as well, you’re in luck! (At the Palms, noon, Palms.com.) Swing by Big Dog’s Brewery for the reggae-tinged Summer Beer Fest. Pay-as-you-go to sample more than 40 international beers, including the grand dame: Big Dog’s own Summer Peach. (4543 N. Rancho Dr., 6 p.m., BigDogsBrews.com.) Oakland native (or, as Buzzfeed describes him, “your girl’s new favorite rapper”) G-Eazy performs at The Bank. Consider it a snippet of his forthcoming Life Is Beautiful appearance. (In Bellagio, 10:30 p.m., TheBankLasVegas.com.)

Sunday, July 20

Now to revisit this Song of Summer issue… it’s quite all right if you want to get your “Wiggle” on when Jason Derulo performs at Rehab. He might even require it. (At Hard Rock Hotel, 10 a.m., HardRockHotel.com.) If you prefer your pool parties after dark, we suggest Eclipse at Daylight. House maestro Hook N Sling will collaborate live with quick-rhyming Pusha T. (At Mandalay Bay, 10 p.m., EclipseVegas.com.) R&B singer The Weeknd has worked his way from the intimate Ling Ling Club to Life Is Beautiful festival this October. But first, he’ll make his debut in Hakkasan’s main room. (In MGM Grand, 10:30 p.m., HakkasanLV.com.)

Monday, July 21

Have you missed Trance champion Dash Berlin since he rocked EDC and Boulevard Pool last month? He’s back in action tonight at Marquee. (In the Cosmopolitan, 10 p.m., MarqueeLasVegas.com.) At XS, dubstep’s mainstream man Skrillex works the decks. Like a couple of aforementioned entertainers, Skrillex will return for Life Is Beautiful in the fall. (In Encore, 10:30 p.m., XSLasVegas.com.)

Tuesday, July 22

Do you find yourself pining for childhood? Do you also long for pints of beer? Enter Drink n’ Draw at The Beat, where tables are covered in white paper and you’re provided with art supplies to let your imagination run while enjoying live music and drink specials. (520 Fremont St., 7 p.m., Facebook.com/DWNTWNDND.) Then fly your way to 1 Oak for Turbulence Tuesday. DJ Turbulence pilots the booth at the aviation-themed industry night. (In The Mirage, 10:30 p.m., 1OakLasVegas.com.)

Wednesday, July 23

Let local outfit The Funk Jam ease your fever for fusion tunes at Brooklyn Bowl. Their four-night residency wraps up July 30. (At the Linq, 10 p.m., Vegas.BrooklynBowl.com.) At Commonwealth, video vixen and DJ Wendicakes mans the booth. (525 Fremont St., 10 p.m., CommonwealthLV.com.)

CORRECTION: The print edition of this week’s Seven Nights lists the Under the Lights concert with Sky Ferreira on Friday, July 18. This event has since been cancelled.



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