R&B throwback Bruno Mars opens The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Dec. 29 and 31, with shows also scheduled for Feb. 15 and 16, May 23 and 24 and Aug. 22 and 23. Tickets for Dec. 29 and 31 start at $150 and tickets for the 2014 shows start at $95. They go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com or Ticketmaster outlets.
Rocker Alice Cooper returns to The Pearl at the Palms on Nov. 27. Tickets start at $49 and go on sale at noon Monday at The Pearl box office, 4321 W. Flamingo Road, and Ticketmaster outlets.
R&B crooner Robin Thicke takes over The Pearl on Dec. 29. Tickets start at $80 and go on sale at noon Friday at the venue box office and Ticketmaster outlets.
Radio-friendly rockers Third Eye Blind play the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay on Dec. 14. Tickets are $36 in advance, $40 day of show and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the House of Blues box office, 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. South, and Ticketmaster outlets.
Metallers Trivium invade the House of Blues on Oct. 17, with Trapt. Tickets are $27 in advance, $30 day of show and are already on sale at the venue box office and Ticketmaster outlets.
Country singer David Nail performs at the Chrome Showroom at Santa Fe Station on Oct. 26. Tickets are $19, $29 and $39 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the Santa Fe Station Boarding Pass Rewards Center, 4949 N. Rancho Drive, and Ticketmaster outlets.
Vegas hard rockers Otherwise headline The Railhead at Boulder Station on Dec. 28. Tickets are $20 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the Boulder Station Boarding Pass Rewards Center, 4111 Boulder Highway, and Ticketmaster outlets.
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