Riff Raff Hits Rehab, 3LAU Comes Home

The Glitch Mob.

The Glitch Mob.

Thursday, May 28

It’s Thursday, so that means it’s time to hit The Bank for Bank Thursdays with DJ Kid Conrad. The Las Vegas native is known to deliver an eclectic mix of EDM, hip-hop and Top 40 anthems, so all bases are covered. And if you were looking for an excuse to start your weekend early, ladies get in free. Jackpot! (In Bellagio, 10:30 p.m., TheBankLasVegas.com.)

Friday, May 29

Unless you’ve been living under a soundproof rock, you’ve heard Benny Benassi’s “Satisfaction.” The Italian producer’s debut single has appeared in fast food commercials, video games and movies. It’s spawned countless remixes, including a Dutch house rendition by Afrojack and a trap version by RL Grime. We can’t seem to get away from the 2002 banger, so why not enjoy it? Hear the smash hit as it was meant to be heard at Marquee: in a club environment via a boomin’ sound system. Maybe hearing it in the right setting will unmask the hidden satisfaction you’ve yearned for all these years. (In the Cosmopolitan, 10 p.m., MarqueeLasVegas.com.)



Saturday, May 30

Dust off that Stetson and wrangle the herd to the Palms Pool for Cowboy Boots & Bathing Suits! The country-themed pool party returns for another season of ankle-clickin’, one-steppin’ fun. DJs b-Radical and Rock will play the latest country hits, as well as old favorites, so you can show off those sweet square-dancing skills you picked up last fall when the rodeo was in town. Just make sure you don’t lose your balance if you choose to dance in the pool. Giddy up! (At the Palms, noon, Palms.com.) And if you’re not a fan of the whole country music thing, visit Life where progressive-house producer 3LAU will man the decks. The 24-year-old is set to perform at EDC 2015 after making his debut last year. The “We Came to Bang” hitmaker is a local, so show him some hometown love. (In SLS, 10:30 p.m., SLSLasVegas.com.)

Sunday, May 31

Brace yourselves—Riff Raff (a.k.a. Jody Highroller) is in town. The neon icon visits the Neon City today. His first stop? Rehab. The Texas rapper recently dropped his collaboration with Mad Decent labelmates Major Lazer, “2 Cups (Double Cup Theme),” which features Riff Raff’s hilarious punchline-ridden raps over a masterful blend of dancehall and trap courtesy of Major Lazer. Party hard with Mr. Highroller, and ask the bartender to “fill-fill ’em up!” (At Hard Rock Hotel, 11 a.m., RehabLV.com.) Calling all bassheads! Head to Brooklyn Bowl for a performance by Los Angeles electronic act, The Glitch Mob. The ‘beat scene’ trio, which performed at last year’s EDC, is known for its over-the-top performances that feature live instruments and grandiose visuals. We can’t wait to witness the trio nail the pounding drums of “Fortune Days” or the screeching synths in “We Can Make the World Stop.” Because sometimes watching DJs fist-pump their way through a two-hour set in a megaclub just gets old. We can’t be the only ones who feel this way, right? (At the Linq Promenade, 7 p.m., Vegas.BrooklynBowl.com.)

Riff Raff.

Riff Raff.

Monday, June 1

To quote Ohio rap group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, “Wake up, wake up, it’s the first of the month!” What better way to kick-start June than by partying with Lil Jon? The Atlanta rapper/producer works the ones and twos at XS for Movement Mondays, where he’s sure to drop bangers from his discography such as “Turn Down for What” and “Get Low.” He recently spoke about media relations and the Obama administration at the University of Oxford. Who knew that the self-proclaimed “King of Crunk” could be so insightful? (In Encore, 10 p.m., XSLasVegas.com.)

Tuesday, June 2

At Vanguard Lounge, Turnt Up Tuesdays has transformed into Studio V. DJs Exile and Sucio will play everything from tech house to hip-hop in this weekly affair, and you can get your drink on thanks to $5 tall cans. Oh, yeah, there’s no cover charge either. (516 Fremont St., 10 p.m., VanguardLV.com.)

Wednesday, June 3

Wet Republic welcomes Dutch house duo Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano. The pair recently released “Karusell,” a collaboration with French producer Leroy Styles. The tune showcases the pair’s unique fusion of tribal and house sounds. You can see them perfom at EDC next month, but tonight, let them provide your poolside soundtrack. (At MGM Grand, 10:30 p.m., WetRepublic.com.)

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