With the DJ


Salva Seeks Salvation

The lineup at XS’ Movement Sundays has primarily consisted of artists who make club-worthy music, but aren’t afraid to step outside EDM boundaries—artists such as Green Lantern, Slander and Salva, the latter of whom is credited among the dance community as being a contributor to the rise of trap music. Read More

With the DJ

Photo by Anthony Mair

Dressing Diplo

The Wynn Tower Suite has three bedrooms, a catering kitchen, a billiard room and a spa. But on this particular day, it also holds a rolling rack stuffed with designer menswear and a large assortment of photography gear. Read More


Fashionably giving: Wood was instrumental in establishing Tryst/XS’ annual contribution to the KLUC Toy Drive, which last year raised more than $170,000 in toys—three semi-trailers full—for which Mayor Carolyn Goodman declared Dec. 12 Tryst/XS Day. But what affected Wood the most was more sentimental, he says: “A giant box of amazing thank-you notes from kids who wouldn’t have a Christmas otherwise.”

From Nightlife to Fight Night

John Wood, a multitalented nightlife veteran and fashion entrepreneur, has ascended to impressive heights within both industries. The Wyoming native moved to Las Vegas in 1998 to study marketing at UNLV, got his feet in nightclub and retail doors, and has continued climbing ever since. Ironically, his first taste of nightlife began in the realm Read More


Best Club-Hop Itinerary

Looking for the finest day-to-night experience without ever leaving the hotel? With Las Vegas’ summer heat, no one can blame you. Dip into Three-Course Sundays at Encore. Start with the Grill at Encore Beach Club for bites and cocktails before jumping in and pool-partying the day away. Then clean up and head to Andrea’s for Asian fare and seasonal cocktails with help from the custom iPad app drink Read More