Review Category : Local News

Blink 182: Play Together for the Kids

Pop punk and all-ages shows go together like summer and the Warped Tour. Blink 182, one of the most commercially successful pop punk bands of all time, recently announced an appearance in Vegas, playing a wine festival on Oct. 11. That’s kind of duck pajamas for their younger fans, plus I miss the days of getting to see the guys play smaller, more intimate shows. The kind of shows where they get to feed off of the crowd and everyone can have a huge “Josie” singalong. ...

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Help TheCore. co-frontman Brock Frabbiele open for STYX and FOREIGNER at the Orleans Arena

Brock Frabbiele - TheCore. co-frontman, solo acoustic artist, bartender, champion beard grower, graphic artist and generally cool dude - has been announced as a finalist in The 97.1 The Point's “Juke Box Hero” contest to open for Foreigner and Styx (both bands making their surprising Punks in Vegas debut with this post). ...

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War Called Home and The Quitters to pay tribute to two classic albums this Saturday at The Artistic Armory

20 Years after we begged our parents to loan us $17.50 to buy NOFX’s Punk in Drublic cassette from the mall and used one of our “15 free CD” credits to score Weezer’s eponymous blue debut from Columbia House, two of Vegas’ finest punk rock bands will be teaming up to play the albums in their entirety at a special show this Saturday at The Artistic Armory. ...

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